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The Sands Resort

801 Ocean Shores Blvd NW, Ocean Shores, WA 98569
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Ranked #15 of 15 hotels in Ocean Shores
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Tacoma
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Overall not a bad decision. The facilities are a little run down, but clean. Sparse electric outlets (2). No a.c., no fan for restroom, the Wi-Fi is intermittent at best, but when your stuck with T-Mobile... The bed was comfy though. The best part of our stay here though was Mary in the office. She made it very possible for... More

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Seattle, Washington, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the only review I've ever written and it's only after being here for a few hours. I was told wifi was here but now I learn that's only if you go to the lobby. Our stay at the sands resort (HA Ha) went downhill from there.When we stepped in the room I asked my husband if the floor... More

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Puyallup
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For a fair price you get an awful lot!! They have rooms with kitchenettes. (Bring your own corkscrew) stocked with silverware and most utensils. They have a pool and hot tubs and continental breakfast each morning. They also have a very large picnic bbq patio area out back for with grills to use! Lovely ocean view from the top floor.... More

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Portland, Oregon
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So, we walked into the room and the first thing we smelled was an overwhelming odor of ammonia. I tried to open the windows but they are so old they wouldn't open. It was then that my partner found that the carpet hadn't been vacuumed in some time, it was literally covered in white dog hair not to mention the... More

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Auburn, Washington
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We had planned a trip to th Ocean for the week-end onf Sat. July 26 - Sun. July 27 returning home on Mon. afternoon. We made reservations with the Sands as I have always done. I have been coming to the Sands since the early 70's. First with my parents, then with my children and with my grandchildren. But that... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Heidi and Hope ruined my trip, worst people ive encountered. They treated us bad, didnt care when we had a problem, and were sour people. Have never stayed anywhere with worse customer service. No call back, Hop is never there and very unproffessional and Heidi is the very worst.

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Renton, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We stayed in a 2 bedroom unit on the ground floor near the outdoor pool. We were there for the final weekend of razor clam digging. The room is large and had plenty of room for all. Nice people at the front desk. I would definitely stay here again. There is so much to do in Ocean Shores. We had... More

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Richland, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

We didn't feel it was as bad as some of these reviews would lead you to believe. It was OK. It was dog friendly and it was clean. They don't maintain any trails to the beach--they called them deer trails. But you can drive to and on the beach in Ocean City, so no big deal. Basic, filling continental breakfast.... More

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Seattle, Washington
1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014 via mobile

Not a resort. Not worth the money. No screens on windows. Weird mountain themed decor. Needs paint and some grounds work. If resort now equal trashy apartment complex than I guess this place isn't bad for a resort. The trails to the ocean are not kept up. TV doesn't get reception and they lie on Priceline and say the offer... More

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Hiawatha, Iowa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

The manager hope is not a good manager. She doesn't help the guest and she is never around to talk to she doesn't return phone calls, if she does she not nice. Then there is Heidi that thinks that she is the person in charge. She is as bad as Hope. Heidi is a B____ch. to all the customers. I've... More

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Address: 801 Ocean Shores Blvd NW, Ocean Shores, WA 98569
Location: United States > Washington > Ocean Shores
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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The Sands Resort has accommodations for groups and families of every budget, we offer a fun and easy getaway at an unbeatable value! Enjoy our breathtaking ocean views, take a relaxing sunset stroll along the beach, play in the indoor and outdoor pools, and unwind in our hot tubs. We offer pet friendly rooms and a free daily Continental Breakfast. ... more   less 
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