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The Sands - Waiheke Island

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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Parking
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 22 March 2016

For the money, there is no other place I would rather stay on Waiheke Island. I rented a villa and it was fantastic! I would love to go back in the near future. The staff was very friendly and attentive.

Thank danhellman
Reviewed 28 February 2016

I stayed in the 3 bedroom unit and thoroughly enjoyed the stay. Everything was provided for in the kitchen, bathroom etc. It was clean and well maintained and the owners were very friendly too. The beach opposite the hotel has very nice shells that you...More

Thank asamboi2016
Reviewed 28 February 2016

We found our 4 days away SO relaxing, with the beach across the road/driveway, and good eating paces a 10 min walk away. Home away from home. We stayed in unit 29 which was very comfortable. Managers very helpful and friendly. A good swop for...More

Thank Gillian T
Reviewed 27 February 2016

The Sands is the place to relax in comfort located just a 2min walk to the beach. As a family with two children aged 4 & 10 we stayed in a two bedroom apartment which was very comfortable & clean. Each bedroom had an ensuite...More

Thank SuperHero05
Reviewed 19 February 2016

If you're going to be on the island for a few days, this place is a great pick. You're right next to an awesome beach, and the units are nice and modern.Our bed was comfortable. The kitchen was nice. Everything felt more or less modern....More

Thank Iman M
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$ 184 - US$ 318 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 184 - US$ 318 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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MagsF_Arch
8 December 2017|
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Response from TheSandsWaiheke | Property representative |
Yes they do the rooms have sliding door in the front bedroom and standard doors for the back bedrooms
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"Worth paying a little more for first floor or higher for great views of the beach and bay"
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"Bring bug repellent if you are really bothered by mosquitos. They make their way into the rooms at night."
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"Because of its location, you need a car to get around. Unless you are in to walking!!"
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"IF you are not as quiet as a mouse do not stay here."
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