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East Orange, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

I have stayed here at least 8 times. Location is great. Walking distance to stores,restaurants,beach is 20 ft away. They allow visitors (in case you get lucky),grounds kept real nice refrigerator,stove,ac,pots pans. If you're not fussy this place is where you should be for the money.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

I really enjoyed my stay. Pleasant Housekeeper clean and spare towels left. Weird manager at the downstairs restaurant. I would Love to go again perfect spot to meet relatives and friends.close to beach very relaxing

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Dobson, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Perfect condo (D15) to rent with a lovely view of the beach. Well equipped kitchen, comfortable bed and a good air conditioner. Close to everything in Ocho Rios. Very safe and secure. Mainly a quiet location unless there's a beach party, those get really loud. Rented through HomeAway. I hope to stay here again. The resort has free wi-fi, but... More 

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Bridgeton, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

From what we understand, this resort was closed for a few years and has been successfully reopened. The five large buildings with individual apartments of varying sizes is near the cruiseport, and the downtown area of Ocho Rios. There is a large private private beach where you can relax and people watch as well as enjoy the warm tranquil water.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

Lovely hotel with a private beach but it closed at 6pm which wasn't very good because you never got to see night on the beach. Refreshments were very expensive considering the shops just outside were half the price so we bought them there instead. Had a lovely time especially as when you went in the water you were literally swimming... More 

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Thank Anne-Marie G
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

Had a great time on a solo vacation at this resort. The 2BR unit I stayed in was clean and cozy. The location is very convenient to town as it is in a central location. Craft and shopping markets are right outside the door as well as the beach which if free if you stay here.They have amenities right on... More 

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Hartford
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

The staff was wonderful. The apartment was great. The kids love the WiFi beach, pool and KFC around the corner. The negatives were there were not enough towels for 4. The shower heads does not work, I had to unscrew them. Someone did bring fresh supplies in the week. I also felt rushed to leave even b4 11am. I areas... More 

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Thank Marsha D
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

Me and my husband travel to Jamaica a lot as he is originally from the island. This was our first time staying at Sandcastles and we were both pleasantly surprised and thank god as we were there for 3 weeks! If your looking for somewhere as big and wonderful as an all inclusive hotel then you're not going to find... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in Unit E22. The description said something about being renovated and modern. The only think modern in there was the laundry basket. Very small unit that's in desperate need of a total renovation.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016

So I’m guessing from the other reviews and traveler photos that it really depends on which room you get at this resort, as the quality and decor and cleanliness can vary, depending on whether you are in a private condo (and how well the owner takes care of it/updates it) or not…. We booked for 6 nights privately through homeaway.com... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access

Additional Information about Sand Castles Resort

Address: 1 Main Street, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Location: Caribbean > Jamaica > Saint Ann Parish > Ocho Rios
Price Range: $98 - $273 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sand Castles Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 174
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Also Known As:
Sand Castles Hotel Ocho Rios
Sand Castles Ocho Rios
Sandcastles Ocho Rios
Sandcastles Beach
Sandcastles Resort Jamaica
Sand Castles Resort Jamaica/Ocho Rios
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