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The Sands Hotel

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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good4%
  • Average4%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Pool
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

New Owners ... not a bad place at all. Owners tried very hard to please. Yes multi national staff and a few stains on carpets but otherwise clean friendly place. Bar and kitchen not open yet but I'm sure they will get them open as...More

1  Thank Ian K
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

I was greeted by a lady who just put the keys into my hand and motioned for me to follow her. The carpet in reception was heavily stained and there was a horrible smell. On the way up the stairs a young man came up...More

1  Thank Pamela G
Reviewed 4 June 2018

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 29 May 2018

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 14 January 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
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$57 - US$78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$57 - US$78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
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Traveller (32)
Room & Suite (19)
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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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