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Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Seven days of sheer bliss at South Sands Hotel from the moment we arrived until our departure.Anton and his excellent staff made us feel really special a holiday we will never forget.What more could you ask for.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love writing a review for a good hotel , it is a pleasure to stay at South Sands. The staff could not be more helpful and friendly. The rooms are delightfully furnished.. simple but comfortable. The position is exceptional. The food is delicious , maybe a little stingy on portion size or maybe we are greedy. !

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for the New Year break. Bed , breakfast and evening meal including the New Years dinner. Food was exceptionally good with an excellent buffet breakfast and a wide choice of cooked meals. Dinner menu also very good. Hotel is great and especially dog friendly even allowing them into a section of the dining room for all meals. Rooms...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Made a trip down to Salcombe for New Year staying at South Sands Hotel. What a wonderful 4 days. Pretty good weather to walk the dog, good food and first rate hospitality! We stayed in one of the beach suites which was plenty big enough for 4 adults and two small dogs. All the facilities you would expect and right...

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Palma de Mallorca
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff here have a really good attitude. Very friendly and cooperative and understanding of travellers with dogs. They don't make you feel like an outcast just because you've a four legged friend in tow. Lovely breakfast, great location. Sandwiches on the pricey side !

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Paris, France
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow! We chose the South Sands after reading reviews on Trip Advisor et al. We arrived late on the afternoon of the 18th December and were met by Antoine the French Manager, who couldn't have been more welcoming. We were shown to our room which was spacious, elegant, and with a seaview, our canine friend especially appreciated the dog basket...

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Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our third year of celebrating the festive season with friends in this fantastic hotel, where the attention to detail in style, care and service are second to none. The hotel is beautiful and the Nick Philbedge pictures decorating the walls are a delight. We basked in luxury in the J-Class suite and enjoyed every moment of our stay....

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Crewkerne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From when we arrived in the car park we were well looked after by the friendly staff. A lovely relaxing setting with superb views. The food was excellent and a good choice of lovely cocktails.!! A wonderful start to a Christmas break.

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Salcombe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were not at all surprised to read of the recent accolades given to South Sands Hotel.Namely the 'best seaside spot in Britain' in the Sunday Times Ultimate 100 British Hotels 2016.We are lucky enough to live close by and most Sundays finds us there enjoying succulent Roast Beef followed by one of their divine desserts. The Staff are consistently...

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Berkeley, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 12, 2016 via mobile

Just spent a wonderful few days at the South Sands hotel. Setting and view is superb! Food was excellent and very tasty. Staff were efficient, friendly and very helpful, felt very spoilt! Then there were the Christmas decorations which were the best I have seen in a very long time all done by their very clever receptionist! Cannot wait to...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Opened in May 2010, this New England style, boutique hotel set in arguably the county's finest coastal location. 22 beautifully appointed bedrooms...offer the ideal place to escape from it all and relax and unwind. You can see the sea from most of them and almost touch it from the balconies in rooms 9 and 10. 5 opulent beach suites...ideal for families or for those looking for more space and independence. ... more   less 

Additional Information about South Sands Hotel

Address: Bolt Head, Salcombe TQ8 8LL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Salcombe
Price Range: $118 - $307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — South Sands Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 27
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South Sands Hotel Salcombe, Devon
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“Superb rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles StephenB522, 3 days ago | Read review
“Sea view is obviously the rooms to go for but the back rooms also have views of the countryside.”
 of 5 bubbles Salcombetraveller, 1 week ago | Read review
“Try the wedding suite with two claw baths - fab!”
 of 5 bubbles 882timk, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Splash out for a seaview, and drift off to sleep with the sound of waves lapping the beach”
 of 5 bubbles 75ADH, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“We benefitted from a special deal that enabled us to upgrade to the J-Class Suite”
 of 5 bubbles ScottbottsOnTour, 4 weeks ago | Read review
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