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Sands by the Sea

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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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2.5 Star Hotel
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All reviewsyork's wild kingdomacross the streetamusement parkvisited yorktight parking lotheated poolnice poolconvenience storerestaurants and shopsa couple timescentral locationsuper nicecoffee maker in the roomwalking distance to everythingend roommid septemberbeach town
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Reviewed 31 October 2016

We stayed here in August for a wedding at the Union Bluff Hotel (no way I was paying what they were asking). The Sands was reasonably priced for the location but by no means cheap - but then nothing in York Beach is in the...More

Thank dcaiani
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Been to this motel a couple times in the past few years, most recently Sep 2016. Motel site is right across the street from Short Sands Beach (THE OCEAN) and in the middle of the town, York Beach, ME. Couldn't be better located. At this...More

Thank Roger L
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We really appreciated the central location of this hotel. The outdoor pool was heated to 85°, which was a real treat this time of year. The main reason I didn't give it five stars is because the bed we slept on was so uncomfortable and...More

Thank Daytripper467
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

We visited York Beach in mid September, town turns into a ghost town after Labor Day. Our room here was reasonably priced. We got the Ocean Front room. The Short Sands beach is directly across the street. Parking is free. You do have to find...More

Thank YarnyOne
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Within one day of booking a 3 day stay, was called with a problem. It seemed that my room for the last night had been double booked and I would have to switch rooms. Ok it happens, we shall see how it works. The room...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Heated pool
Details
Price range
US$127 - US$154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$127 - US$154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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hlewis113
22 August 2017|
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Response from tbvb0709 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with calling them. Tate is the owner and a very nice guy.
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mnbenedicto
27 May 2017|
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Response from Tate D | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for your question. Unfortunately we are not pet friendly. If you have any other questions please let us know! Have a great day. Paul Roy General Manager
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802mel2014
20 July 2014|
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Response from Tate D | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for your question, We do still have some availability for this summer. You would want to go on our website or call our reservation line at 207-363-2211. We hope to hear from you soon. Have a wonderful... More
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"Best views from end rooms...great walk out views from office end...."
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"Don't go to York at the end of the summer, everyone who works there is miserable and sick of tourists!"
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"upstairs center gives full view of beach"
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"Ocean view at end of each level and suites (weekly only) are awesome!"
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