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The Sands Hotel

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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good3%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible12%
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“home from home”(17 reviews)
“hotel inspector”(3 reviews)
“single room”(6 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Pool
3 Star Hotel
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All reviewshome from homehotel inspectorsingle roomroom with a sea viewfull englishhot waterplenty of parkinga lovely stayfamily roombreakfast was excellentshort breakbriandevon
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No problems checking in and were able to do so early as the room was ready. Very friendly welcome and room was adequate for our stay. Having read the previous reviews I wish to mention that the towels were white fluffy and smelled only of...More

1  Thank fiftytreat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Before you pay for a room here please check the room carefully and smell the towels and bedding or better still go elsewhere for your own sanity. We booked this hotel for the BMAD festival over the May bank holiday weekend and booked a room...More

3  Thank AnneRuncorn
Reviewed January 14, 2018

We arrived last Friday afternoon, the main doors was locked,after continual ringing of the door bell, an elderly Polish lady opened the door, but spoke very little English. After showing her our booking form, she came back with a room key. It would appear we...More

1  Thank JWL791
Reviewed November 8, 2017

I have thought long and hard about posting this review but I feel that it has to be said, the new owner is sadly completely out of his depth. The stars that are in the window were awarded years ago, when, I'm sure this was...More

3  Thank josiew58
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

Needed somewhere for one night so booked the sands. Met by a little foreign man who wasn't over welcoming as he walked towards us in his flip flops.. The whole place has a smell of a carehome. An empty box thrown on top of the...More

3  Thank tammy a
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Free Parking
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Bar/Lounge
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$92 - $145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$92 - $145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveler (32)
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Pool & Beach (1)
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February 11, 2016|
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Response from Jan A | Reviewed this property |
I would say 10 mis its not far and if you have luggage you can get a taxi about £3.50 .
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"Book another hotel for your own sanity"
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