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Coral Sands Beach Resort Questions & Answers

Islip, New York

Is the area around the hotel safe?i read a couple of reviews that mentioned the word "seedy"

1 month ago Answer

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Uttoxeter, United Kingdom
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Sorry for late reply, in answer to your question is it seedy the answer is no, its off the main road along a small road that has houses on both sides there is a hotel next door that is in the process of being refurbished.

I think the post that you have read saying it's seedy is a little harsh, it's just a dusty road leading to a wonderful hotel it's all part and parcel of the Caribbean. go and see for yourself you will enjoy it . We are definitely going back very soon .

25 days ago
Whitstable, United Kingdom
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Not at all seedy , on the main road which we walked several times to St Lawrence Gap , not lit very well but we always felt safe

1 month ago
Islip, New York
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I appreciate the feedback. No need for the snippy comments though.

1 month ago
Port of Spain, Trinidad
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As per above answer this is a Caribbean island where expensive exclusive mingles with places where the local population lives, I have visited Barbados for the last 50 years and never had a problem stayed at Coral Sands in April used route taxis walked to nearby shopping and places to eat at night, as with everywhere in the world let good sense prevail, do not fraternize with people you do not know, do not wear your valuables in plain sight. If you do not want to see seedy then go stay in an all inclusive on the West Coast stay in your hotel and do not go out.

1 month ago
SC
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My wife and I felt very safe walking around. Not seedy at all

1 month ago
Launceston, Australia
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If you are happy walking down a public street you should be fine with the surrounding area. It is just off a main road (Sourh Coast Road) not all seedy in my opinion. But if you want an all inclusive shut away resort then might not be your thing.

1 month ago
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