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Sandy Beach Hotel

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AMENITIES
Free Internet
Air conditioning
Beachfront
Non-smoking hotel
Multilingual Staff
Free parking
Breakfast included
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bad: - Some rooms close to the reception do not have adequate acoustic isolation, telephone and door buzzer may wake you at weird hours. - Hotel is nearby a night club playing loud music quite late. - Street is very crowded with cars parked and...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank Marcin S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Sandy Beach Hotel is an outdated hotel but in an ideal beach location. I stayed in room 304 which had a beach and water view facing the dead end street. The room was clean and the air conditioner temperature was adequate. You can open...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank Been2beautifulbeach
Reviewed April 8, 2019 via mobile

This was the most infuriating experience I’ve had traveling in many years on the road. I arrived at the hotel at 2:30am after a long day of travel only to have no one there to check me into this hotel with a “24hr” check-in policy....More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank toddrI172MD
Reviewed March 27, 2019 via mobile

This hotel was recommended from a friend... I love the location!!! It's a small hotel, clean, and the location is perfect, right next to the beach. the staff was very friendly. I will come back again.

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank kachinakachina
Reviewed March 20, 2019

This was in the very center of all the casino's and 50 feet off of the beach. They are under remodeling, but the staff couldn't have been more friendly and helpful. The stay is improving every day. We will book here every time if we...More

Date of stay: March 2019
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Description
Finding an ideal budget friendly hotel in San Juan does not have to be difficult. Welcome to Sandy Beach Hotel, a nice option for travelers like you. Rooms at More Sandy Beach Hotel provide a flat screen TV and air conditioning, and guests can stay connected with free internet access. In addition, while staying at Sandy Beach Hotel guests have access to a 24 hour front desk. For those interested in checking out popular landmarks while visiting San Juan, Sandy Beach Hotel is located a short distance from Ocean Park (1.4 mi) and The Capitol of Puerto Rico (2.4 mi). While you’re here, be sure to check out some of the Italian restaurants, including Pirilo Pizza Rustica, Serafina San Juan, and El Mercado de Paseo Caribe, all of which are a short distance from Sandy Beach Hotel. During your visit, be sure to check out La Placita de Santurce (0.4 mi), which is a popular attraction within walking distance of the hotel. Sandy Beach Hotel puts the best of San Juan at your fingertips, making your stay both relaxing and enjoyable. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Beachfront
Free Internet
Air conditioning
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Pool
Room service
Free parking
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Non-smoking rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Non-smoking rooms
Number of rooms
25
Price range
$130 - $183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
El Canario by the Sea
Also Known As
El Canario By The Sea
Location
Caribbean > Puerto Rico > San Juan
Hotel class
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Non-smoking rooms
Number of rooms
25
Price range
$130 - $183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
El Canario by the Sea
Also Known As
El Canario By The Sea
Location
Caribbean > Puerto Rico > San Juan

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Pool & Beach (14)
Dining (11)
Amenities (10)
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Questions & Answers
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ncgebs
December 28, 2017|
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Response from Iby111 | Reviewed this property |
Well, is around 4 miles. Hotel is at Condado and the Fort El Morro is at Old San Juan . There’s no public transportation near but you can use Uber that’s very accesible.
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JoJust
April 17, 2017|
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Response from boricua312 | Reviewed this property |
they don't have hair dryers in the bathroom, you should take yours!!!
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racheljones2017
March 30, 2017|
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Response from avaheh | Reviewed this property |
There is only one building between the beach and the hotel
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Room Tips

"Avoid rooms close to the reception, which is noisy late and early. Parking is problematic as well."
122marcins
3 weeks ago
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"Room 304 had a water view and air conditioner worked."
Been2beautifulbeach
4 weeks ago
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"Choose another hotel."
AlanKarenTopaz
Feb 5, 2019
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"Limited Ocean View on the right side of hotel."
CJB70
Dec 16, 2018
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