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Sands Resort Hotel & Spa

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed at Sands with our kids aged 7 and 3. The resort is very family orientated. The kids absolutely loved it, especially the indoor and outdoor pools. There are lots of activities for kids and child care for parents to enjoy some time without the little ones. The staff were friendly and very helpful.

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Tring, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We loved our stay. We wanted a hotel close to the superb Boardmasters Music Festival and this is the closest one (going towards Newquay). The field walk with lighting to and from the festival starts right next to the hotel and was very safe and convenient for our two teenagers. The coastal path to Watergate Bay etc is just yards... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

It's basically a really low grade old collection of cheap 60's buildings all mashed together, tarred up superficially and masquerading as a quality hotel which it most certainly isn't. They are aiming for volume to make this place work basically - it felt like a travel lodge on Sea - awful all round; staff; food; accommodation - the sink you... More 

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SandsResort, Owner at Sands Resort Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

I have tried to find a single comment in your review that says anything nice about my hotel, its facilities or its staff but have failed to find anything that gives me hope. The review is so at odds with other reviews about rooms, food and my fabulous staff that I can only assume that what we do here has... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Staff are most helpful and friendly. Food is excellent, with both the restaurant and bar being very pleasant. Right by coast path and between two great beaches. Indoor pool is lovely and is warm. Will definitely stay again.

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Thank PJ4000
London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We returned to Sands with our teenage children aged 13 and 17, unsure if they would enjoy it as much as when they were younger. In fact, they loved every minute. The relaxed atmosphere of the resort is so different from other hotels - they felt instantly at home there. They want us to book up again for next summer.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Joined my family for a few days. Accommodation is excellent. Food is out of this world. Evening meal is as good or better than many expensive restaurants. Children's entertainment is very good. Facilities for the children keep them amused for ages. Looking forward to returning next year.

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Derby
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have had several holidays at Sands Resort but never a "summer" holiday and yet again it was perfect. We were a bit dubious as to if our children were getting a bit old for it now at 8,8 & 6 but they loved it. The twins now moved up to Ozone club and were with Scott who was fab... More 

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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had fond memories of this hotel from the early nineties when I visited with my parents, now, bringing my own kids I wasn't dissapointed. We stayed for 3 nights during the busiest fortnight of the year and we couldn't fault it. Our room was spotless, meals excellent and the little extras including the evening kids club and beach equipment... More 

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Colchester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have returned to Sands for the last 8 years or so simply because we can't find a better 'package' for a UK family holiday - we did try looking at a non-UK equivalent but were not happy with the options and it was our children who said we should return to Sands again! Cost is always a factor, and... More 

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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Sands Resort Hotel & Spa is in an ideal location just 15 minutes from the airport and train station in Newquay. It is also between Porth Cove (15 minutes walk) and Watergate Bay (30 mins walk on SW Coastal path), both of which boast beautiful expanses of powdery sand, relatively warm waters and rockpools aplenty. They also both have... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Golf course
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sands Resort Hotel & Spa overlooks the Atlantic ocean to the west and countryside to the east. The hotel offers a range of free sports facilities and children's clubs as well as a beauty spa, two pools and a gym. Most suites have separate sleeping areas for children and are in a contemporary design. A free baby listening service is also available.In 2016 Sands Resort Hotel & Spa was voted to be amongst the Best 10 Family Hotels in the UK ranking 5th in the TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sands Resort Hotel & Spa

Address: Watergate Road, Newquay TR7 3LX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Newquay
Price Range: $122 - $346 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sands Resort Hotel & Spa 3*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Sands Hotel Newquay
Sands Resort Hotel And Spa
Sands Hotel Porth
Sands Resort Hotel & Spa Newquay, Cornwall
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in Newquay
#4 Family Hotel in Newquay
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Newquay
#5 Business Hotel in Newquay
#12 Romantic Hotel in Newquay
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