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Ascot, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 12 May 2013

The hotel is excellent. It seems to cater well for both families and couples as there are many different dining options, room types and bar/lounge areas. This was our first ever hotel visit with 3 children and after a stressful start (baby's sleeping bag left at home), we soon relaxed. The rooms are excellent and the childrens' room has plenty... More 

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1 Thank Mary R
SandsResort, Owner at Sands Resort Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Hi Thanks for your kind words about Sands, I'm glad that you and your family got the most from holiday. With regard to the gym we previously had a small gym with limited equipment that was free. We canvassed guests to see if they would be happy to pay for the use of a modern gym with air conditioning and... More 

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 May 2013

spent the night here while traveling the uk was great . the food the staff was was excellent will be back on my next visit to this country we have stayed and eaten in over 30 places in the last 3 weeks more reviews to follow.

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Southampton, UK
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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2013

The hotel is pleasant enough, but it will not surpass your modest expectations. The rooms are well sized and clean enough. There is a soft play area for kids inside, and a large playground outside with hedge maze, swings, etc. A day care is organized for school age children. There is an indoor swimming pool, which is teeming kids all... More 

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SandsResort, Owner at Sands Resort Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for the many nice things you say about the hotel and food. Whilst I am sorry that you were not pleased with the breakfast I do feel your description of our breakfast offer is a little unfair. We are not a boutique hotel and do not have an onsite... More 

Epsom, United Kingdom
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112 reviews
45 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 5 May 2013 via mobile

Didn't look forward to this as we were due to visit with a group from a choir and the last time we were in newquay the place we stayed in was disappointing but this hotel has been outstanding. My happiness has no doubt been helped by bank holiday wonderful weather, but the rooms are well appointed, lovely sea views, nice... More 

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maidstone
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Reviewed 2 May 2013

We spent 5 nights over Easter with dinner, bed and breakfast. Once our boys discovered the evening club with children of similar ages they ate early at the childrens tea allowing us parents to eat our 3 course meal alone overlooking the clifftops and seaview. The food was good and the setting lovely. We ate with our boys the first... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
1 review
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Reviewed 25 April 2013

Just returned from a fabulous 4 day break at the Sands Resort! 6 girls with 12 children between us (aged 3m - 3 1/2) and this hotel exceeded all our expectations. Thoughtful attention to detail and attentive, friendly and helpful staff made this hotel stand out. Bottle warmers and sterilisers provided on request, DVD player in rooms, great outdoor play... More 

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Tonbridge
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Reviewed 25 April 2013

We stayed for six nights just after the Easter peak season. I was really delighted at how lovely and helpful the staff were and the quality of the rooms and food and the wide range of activities and facilities for the children. We got a really good deal, going out of season, and I would say it was outstanding value... More 

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London
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63 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2013

I was luck enough to stay here on one of those rare days in the early part of 2013 where the sun came out. This is family run hotel and as such has an enthusiasm and lovely add ons - eg fancy handmade soap that a chain wouldn't run to. From the outside its fairly none descript - long slung... More 

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3 Thank TheEvaluatorLondon
Canterbury, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 21 April 2013

Thank you to the Sands Hotel for a lovely stay! Our 21 month old thoroughly enjoyed all the facilities available to him (playroom, soft play, parks, swimming pool!) and we all had a good time. Positioned well to access lovely beaches, bays and ports across this area of Cornwall. Rooms and facilities were clean and well presented - we enjoyed... More 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
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Reviewed 18 April 2013

Sands Resort exceeded our expectations. They had thought of everything to make our visit a real holiday for the grown ups, as well as brilliant fun for the children. The staff were very friendly and helpful, the accommodation was bright and spacious, and the food and facilities were outstanding. We had dinner together five nights in a row, while the... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Golf Course
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sands Resort Hotel & Spa overlooks the Atlantic ocean to the west and countryside to the east. The hotel offers a range of free sports facilities and children's clubs as well as a beauty spa, two pools and a gym. Most suites have separate sleeping areas for children and are in a contemporary design. A free baby listening service is also available.In 2016 Sands Resort Hotel & Spa was voted to be amongst the Best 10 Family Hotels in the UK ranking 5th in the TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sands Resort Hotel & Spa

Address: Watergate Road, Newquay TR7 3LX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Newquay
Price Range: ₹ 7,061 - ₹ 26,176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sands Resort Hotel & Spa 3*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Sands Resort Hotel And Spa
Sands Hotel Newquay
Sands Hotel Porth
Sands Resort Hotel & Spa Newquay, Cornwall
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in Newquay
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Newquay
#4 Family Hotel in Newquay
#5 Business Hotel in Newquay
#12 Romantic Hotel in Newquay
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“Second Floor rooms have the best views.”
 of 5 bubbles kdggr, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Country View Family Room”
 of 5 bubbles , 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“ask for second floor comfort rooms...more chance of sea view without higher priced rooms”
 of 5 bubbles siancarberry, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try and get a sea view but rooms at the back also have good views”
  • Early morning winter sunrise
  • Two single beds /sofas in lounge area
  • Back of hotel looking over outside pool and countryside
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 of 5 bubbles pattap, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Go for a sea view- it is spectacular”
 of 5 bubbles TAkerman, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
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