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    South Sands Hotel

    Bolt Head, Salcombe TQ8 8LL, England
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    • Excellent53%
    • Very good27%
    • Average10%
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    • Terrible3%
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    “beach suites” (15 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Just got back from a perfect stay at the South Sands Hotel.The location is glorious,the staff are all helpful,friendly and a credit to the hotel.We went with our young Labrador and they don’t just accept dogs but positively welcome them-from the blanket,treats and bowl in...More

    Thank Fiona B
    Response from Freya102, Front Office Manager at South Sands HotelResponded yesterday

    Dear 'Fiona B' Thank you for your kind words - I am so glad to hear your stay was everything you hoped it would be. I will pass on your kind words to the rest of the team. Great to hear your doggy got a...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We had an afternoon tea, family re-union to celebrate a birthday, and as locals and at this time of year (January) not all places are open, so we were delighted that the South Sands could accommodate us.. I must confess to never having been inside...More

    1  Thank Therealartestu
    Response from Freya102, Front Office Manager at South Sands HotelResponded yesterday

    Dear 'Therealartestu' Thank you for taking the time to write such a delightful read. I'm glad to hear you have found your way into South Sands, even if you do wish you did it sooner! It's extremely warming to hear you were comfortable during your...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Amazing Pre-Christmas-Getaway Nice staff. Very helpful and friendly. Really good evening meal and a good choice for breakfast. Very clean rooms and nicely done up. Diner and Dance hope they do it again next year.

    Thank romerosabine0
    Response from Freya102, Front Office Manager at South Sands HotelResponded yesterday

    Dear 'romerosabine0' Thank you for your review, it is very pleasing to read! I'm glad you enjoyed your pre-christmas get away ... and hope you enjoyed Christmas itself! I'm sure we will look to do the same again next year. Best Wishes Freya

    Reviewed November 27, 2017

    We had intended to walk from Hope Cove round to Salcombe, have lunch and then back to Higher Rew where we were staying. We hadn't taken into account that the South Sands Ferry had stopped operating for the season! This meant that we would have...More

    Thank Gordonroof
    Response from Freya102, Front Office Manager at South Sands HotelResponded December 2, 2017

    Dear 'Gordonroof' Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We are perfectly situated right on the South West Coastpath and we all love to hear about everyone's walks and experiences from their travels so will always welcome walkers like yourselves! Great...More

    Reviewed November 24, 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here for a short break with my wife. The reception area is smart, clean and sets the tone for the rest of the hotel. The staff are all friendly and can’t do enough to help. The rooms are beautiful and we upgraded to one...More

    Thank 2867alex
    Response from Freya102, Front Office Manager at South Sands HotelResponded November 25, 2017

    Dear '2867alex' Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. It is ever so pleasing to read the reception being the first place you arrive was to expectations. Great choice on the upgrade, I do love that view too, I'm glad you managed...More

    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • $116 - $296 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 27
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    • Devon >
    • Salcombe
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    • South Sands Hotel Salcombe, Devon
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    Terry C
    May 20, 2017|
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    Response from mikeGBUK | Reviewed this property |
    Mitch Tonk has never owned this hotel. He owns a few fish restaurants in the South West.
    January 11, 2017|
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    Response from WMCMatilda | Reviewed this property |
    The dress code at dinner is very informal so unless your entire group dress up you will feel very over dressed. We went to the hotel in summer and I didn't even wear my high heel sandals to dinner. Think casual pub dinner... More
    Room Tips
    "All in all amazing."
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    "Sea view a must try room 8"
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    "Great sea views. We had a look at some noms when there. They looked very nice."
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    "Get a suite with a beach view."
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