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Nashville, Tennessee
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The room was average. Had to do an extra cleaning in the bathroom. Very difficult to access the beach if you are limited with walking/in a wheelchair. The beach wheelchair is available; not easy to find help. Nice beach and great restaurants in the area.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed on Mon.& Tues. in older building by preference.The room was clean. Room had small balcony with ocean front view. The bed was clean and very comfortable. TV, small refrigerator and coffee pot in room. The bathroom was clean . Shampoo,soap,and tissue was provided, along with an extra roll of toilet tissue. Ample towels for 2.... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean room, convenient location. We enjoyed our stay. The restaurant attached to the hotel was a nice convenience and the food was good. Walking distance to some other small eating establishments. We will be returning.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A very nice little girls trip with close friend and her daughter. We stayed in Taller North building on 7th floor - 2nd room from North end. The view was magnificent, bed was comfy, room was clean, and the staff was friendly. (Sliding balcony door handle was loose and wouldn't lock, but we felt safe being on the top floor!... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Courteous staff, very clean rooms, hallways and outside areas. We stayed in the north building which is the newer area of the hotel. The room was spacious with nice decor. The restaurant/grill had an appetizing menu, but was more for dinner than lunch. Also, there was no place to shower except outside at the north building and no restrooms or... More 

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Wake Forest, North Carolina
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16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second time staying at the Golden Sands, the first time in the new north tower, and this time in the main building. We like the new north tower better--newer and more secure--but needed more sleeping space so we opted for the split room in the main building. Check in was quick and efficient and the staff was... More 

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Pensacola Beach, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very clean, spacious rooms, helpful & friendly staff. All basic necessities provided, great view, restaurant and tiki bar on the property for a quick bite, and cold beverages! Parking was available, extra parking was available across the street

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Apex, NC
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I travel quite a bit and am quite active on Tripadvisor and have to say this is probably the hardest review I've had to write yet! Check-in was relatively smooth, our room was ready and clean when we got there. We stayed in the 2nd tower adjacent to the main hotel on the 5th floor. Pros: - Beautiful views of... More 

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1 Thank Stefan M
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first trip to Carolina Beach, we went with the reviews and picked the Golden Sands as our place to stay. We where not disappointed it was very clean and basic everything we needed and the view was the best part! The beach was less crowded compared to the hotels along the boardwalk which was a big plus... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice, clean room with good view of the beach from the 3rd floor. Gave it 3 stars because felt breakfast should be included for the price. Good family spot with very little noise. We arrived later than expected but had no issue. A member of the staff was waiting for us.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Golden Sands

Address: 1211 Lake Park Blvd S, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-5522
Location: United States > North Carolina > Carolina Beach
Price Range: $113 - $246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Golden Sands 1*
Number of rooms: 115
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Also Known As:
Golden Sands Carolina Beach
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Carolina Beach
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Carolina Beach
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