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Star, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Everything was excellent! Great staff, clean room, and great view! Very nice place Will return as the experience was excellent and the value is outstanding. Plus ample parking. Sounds like fun at the beach to me .

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goldensandsmotel, Front Office Manager at Golden Sands, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us we are happy to hear that you enjoyed it our staff does their best to make this a great place for our guest to enjoy. We can't wait to see you again.

Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

My wife and I booked a room for next week. The 26th of April. We have a service dog. He was confirmed by the hotel management to be allowed with us. Today, April 20th they called to inform us that they had cancelled our reservation. Even though all proper paperwork was in order. They stated that they could not allow...

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goldensandsmotel, General Manager at Golden Sands, responded to this review

We have never called and canceled a reservation once we have took it if for some reason you have called and changed something that we were able to provide then we might tell you we can't .If I recall you called and ask if we took emotional dogs and we told you we take only any service dog that as...

Greensboro, North Carolina
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

When I reserved this hotel I didn't know there was a glitch in my computer system. Camille at the front desk took the time to call me to tell me that I had a second reservation to show up in their system and I needed to cancel one of my reservations. She really took care of me to ensure that...

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goldensandsmotel, Front Office Manager at Golden Sands, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us we're glad that you enjoyed it and we hope you can come back to stay with us again. We have a great staff who is always happy to help in the best way they can.

Monroe, North Carolina
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is right on the beach, quiet, plenty of beachfront. The staff was amazing and very helpful. Check in was a breeze as was the check out. Nice clean rooms, comfortable beds, have a restaurant and tiki bar on the premises, extra parking across the street. Restaurants and attractions close by.

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goldensandsmotel, Front Office Manager at Golden Sands, responded to this review

Thank you for stay with us and for your review we are glad to here that you enjoyed your stay and cant wait to see you again.

Mound, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were referred here by local residents who knew it was clean, reasonable, and with great beach access. Nice room, very clean, friendly greeting, ----- all made for a good start. Bonus is Grandma's Kitchen just down the street which is a great place for breakfast.

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goldensandsmotel, Front Office Manager at Golden Sands, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us we're glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you back again.

Broadway, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very clean and quiet stay. The front desk staff was friendly and courteous. We only spent one night and booked a room with a king sized bed with an ocean view. The bed was very comfortable. Bed linens were fresh as were the towels. We did't have a chance to use any of the amenities as we were only there...

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goldensandsmotel, Front Office Manager at Golden Sands, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us we appreciate your stay. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay and we hope you can come back soon.

Fayetteville, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is probably the nicest hotel that's not on the boardwalk, it's still close, but off a ways so it feels a bit more tranquil. Nice little tiki bar on the pier. Did not know a room with two double beds would be divided by the bathroom, kind of makes the room feel small, but can be nice if you...

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goldensandsmotel, Front Office Manager at Golden Sands, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We hope you will come back and stay with us again. The room you had was one of our deluxe double rooms witch has the beds separated by the bathroom but we do have a basic room with two queen beds that are side...

Maryland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice room and welcome. Claudia and Oscar gave us good dinner recommendations and made us feel welcome. Gloria took care of our room wonderfully and we so appreciated coming back to such a neat room. Thanks everyone for making our stay so nice.

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goldensandsmotel, Front Office Manager at Golden Sands, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us we are very glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We have a great staff that is always happy to help our guest the best that they can. We hope to see you again soon.

Wilmington, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I stayed here for New Years Eve. We stayed in the newer tower. We had the top floor ocean view. It was perfect. The location of the hotel is in between the Carolina Beach boardwalk and the Kure Beach Pier so you can walk to either location if you did not want to drive. A little chilly...

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goldensandsmotel, Front Office Manager at Golden Sands, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us we are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay and we cant wait to see you again.

Clayton, North Carolina
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I stayed at this hotel for 4 nights (3/2-3/5/17). I had a full ocean view which was spectacular plus a very small balcony with 2 chairs to sit on. I stayed in the new building, 7th floor. You could sit or lay on the bed and watch the waves roll in! What I would like to focus on is the...

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goldensandsmotel, Front Office Manager at Golden Sands, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us we are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We have a great housekeeping staff that does a great job keeping our rooms clean. We hope you can come back and stay with us soon!

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Amenities

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

Additional Information about Golden Sands

Address: 1211 Lake Park Blvd S, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-5522
Region: United States > North Carolina > Carolina Beach
Price Range: RM489 - RM1,118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Golden Sands 3*
Number of rooms: 115
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Golden Sands Carolina Beach
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in Carolina Beach
#1 Family Hotel in Carolina Beach
#1 Best Value Hotel in Carolina Beach
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“I had a room in the south tower. Excellent view and easy access”
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“Ask for an ocean view. It is spectacular both visually and sound wise.”
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“2 buildings, One with outside and one with inside room entry doors. Inside entry preferred for security and quiet.”
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