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Ocean Sands Resort

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2207 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
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Ranked #17 of 114 hotels in Virginia Beach
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Marsha H East Wenatchee, Washington
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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East Wenatchee, Washington
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ocean Sands has been a great experience! Opened our windows & listening to the ocean is so amazing! Friendly and accommodating staff, all rooms have a beautiful view of the ocean, beach is clean, wonderful area to walk to shops & eating. A few things I our room needed repair, which Danielle the resort manager, had taken care of right... More

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OKRMike, Manager at Ocean Sands Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to acknowledge our staff and the incredible work they do. We are glad that you were able to take advantage of our great location right in the heart of the Virginia Beach Oceanfront. It also gives us great pleasure to hear that our amenities and ocean view suites suited your vacation needs.... More

Enon, Ohio
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With a great time at Ocean Sand resort a room was perfect oceanfront Oceanview the hospitality was tremendous look forward to coming back. Bethany was great at the front desk, manager was very helpful, and Dorsett was quick with a repair on a faucet.

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OKRMike, Manager at Ocean Sands Resort, responded to this review

Our staff is trained to give nothing less than superb customer service. We are delighted to hear how much you enjoyed the amazing view of the Atlantic Ocean from your comfortable suite. Thank you so much for taking the time to write this great review and we hope to see you on your next visit. More

Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have traveled all over the world and by far this was the worst hotel I ever stayed. Room cleaning only M-T, clean towels? go get them or wash it yourself, hair dryer? somewhere in the room, smoking? move to different room but still cant smoke, wanna quiet time? what till the bar is closed

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OKRMike, Manager at Ocean Sands Resort, responded to this review

We apologize that your experience did not meet your expectations. It did not meet our expectations either. We appreciate your feedback as we are always looking for ways to improve. More

Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

We stayed for a couple of nights to do the Shamrock Marathon and Half-Marathon. The reservation site that we booked the rooms with didn't transfer it, and the receptionist tried for a while to figure out what was going on. Then she just gave us a room without that reservation and promised to get to the bottom of this -... More

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OKRMike, Manager at Ocean Sands Resort, responded to this review

Our staff is trained to give superb customer service and will resolve any discrepancies as quickly as possible. We are glad that our accommodations and location suited your needs for the big race. Thank you so much for your excellent feedback and we look forward to seeing you for the next marathon. More

Chesapeake, Virginia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

This is our favorite place for relaxation and recreation. The bed, full kitchen, full bath--great. The staff is wonderful and very responsive. The fitness center is available whenever I want to use it (instead of having restricted operation times). The beach--awesome! (Clean and beautiful) In-unit beach view--the best. Restaurants, shopping, and other activities are close by and convenient. This resort... More

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OKRMike, Manager at Ocean Sands Resort, responded to this review

We are delighted to hear that our great location, variety of amenities, and amazing view of the Atlantic Ocean suited your vacation needs. Thank you for taking the time to acknowledge the cleanliness of the resort as we strive to keep it as clean as you would your own home. We really appreciate you taking the time to write this... More

FREDERICK
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

We stayed at Ocean Sands in February 2014. The weather was warm, the beach was beautiful and there were few people around. We ate at a couple of delicious local restaurants, grocery shopped at Whole Foods and Trader Joe's. The resort staff were very welcoming. They answered my questions with a smile. They had many activities each day we were... More

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OKRMike, Manager at Ocean Sands Resort, responded to this review

It gives us great pleasure to know how much you and your family enjoyed your visit with us. We are glad you were able to take advantage of all our great amenities, activities, and everything that the Virginia Beach area has to offer. Thank you so much for taking the time to give us this excellent review and we look... More

South Hill, Virginia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at ocean sands this sat night and it was wonderful! The beds are very comfortable, and the kitchenette is well stocked! Showers were great with good water pressure and plenty of hot water. Will stay here again. Great view too!

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OKRMike, Manager at Ocean Sands Resort, responded to this review

Our modern amenities along with the great view of the Atlantic Ocean really enhance the overall vacation experience. We really appreciate you taking the time to write this great review and we are already looking forward to your next visit. More

Richmond, Virginia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

The Ocean Sands is run by an excellent staff. It is located in the middle of the boardwalk and is a perfect location at the beach. Rooms are nice and have a great view of the Atlantic Ocean. TWO THUMBS UP!

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OKRMike, Manager at Ocean Sands Resort, responded to this review

We are thrilled to hear that our great location and our inviting staff made your stay with us an enjoyable one. Thank you for taking the time to give us your positive feedback and we look forward to seeing you in the near future. More

London, Canada
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

We were here for our anniversary and wanted a nice cozy place. Well, we didn't get that. I don't require immaculate rooms when I go somewhere, just clean! We ended up having 3 different rooms. After being switched to the 3rd room we realized that it probably wouldn't matter which other room we were moved to as all would have... More

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OKRMike, Manager at Ocean Sands Resort, responded to this review

We apologize that after several attempts we were unable to come to an acceptable resolution and that your stay with us did not meet your expectations. It did not meet our expectations either. Thank you for your feedback as we are always looking to improve. More

Cary, North Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

Dylan Goodrich was our driver to this van trip provided by the resort. He was very nice, professional, accommodating and friendly. He did an excellent job for my whole family. He is an asset to your company. His attitude towards his job is rare. I wish you have more Dylan in your organization. Dylan, please continue what you are doing.

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OKRMike, Manager at Ocean Sands Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to acknowledge Dylan and the great work he does. We are glad to hear that you were able to take advantage of the activities and van excursions that our resort offers. We really appreciate this great review and we hope to see you again in the near future. More

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Additional Information about Ocean Sands Resort

Also Known As:
Ocean Sands Hotel Virginia Beach
Ocean Sands
Address: 2207 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
Location: United States > Virginia > Virginia Beach
Amenities:
Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#11 Family Hotel in Virginia Beach
#14 On the Beach Hotel in Virginia Beach
#17 Business Hotel in Virginia Beach
#27 Romantic Hotel in Virginia Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Ocean Sands Resort 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Staying at a VSA Resort gives you all the comforts of home without having to mow the lawn, do the dishes, or fold the laundry. We love having fun with our guests and strive to give each person–big and small, young and young at heart–the best vacation memories possible.The Ocean Sands Resort is located in the heart of the Virginia Beach Oceanfront directly on the boardwalk, the 104 unit smoke-free resort features a Caribbean theme and family-oriented atmosphere. All vacation units are two-room suites with kitchenettes.You are invited to experience the ONLY PURE Allergy Friendly suites in Virginia that have gone through a comprehensive process to dramatically improve the air quality and nearly eliminate most irritants. A PURE room is an allergy-friendly, healthy alternative for every guest.On site amenities include:• 24 hour front desk service• Daily activities for all ages• Indoor Pool• Indoor Jacuzzi• Fitness Center• Restaurant • Activities Center & Gaming Room• Sun Patio• On-site parking• Complimentary guest laundry facilities• Complimentary wireless internet access• Complimentary tanning • Harris Teeter on-line shopping & grocery deliveryUnit amenities include:• Queen size pillow-top mattress• Full size sleeper sofa• Kitchenettes with smooth top burners, convection/microwave oven, dishware, cookware, glassware and utensils• Full size refrigerator• Dishwasher• 2 flat screen televisions ... more   less 
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