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Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rachel was very accommodating. We needed a larger pot to make shrimp linguine and she brought us one from her own home! This is a very relaxing place to stay, beautiful sunrise views with the ocean right in front of you. We hung out at the swimming pool a lot and walked around the grounds. There are plenty of chairs...

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Camberley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a perfect little treasure. Quirky and a bit ramshackle but for me that adds to the charm. Our host was most courteous and provided us with the means to have a DIY supper sat looking out at the ocean. It really was a beautiful setting and although the highway is close it still felt like a tranquil get away....

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Nantahala Township, North Carolina
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This is not a four star resort BUT instead a take you back to where your parents stayed when going to Key West for a vacation, This is a very small Inn BUT yes it is clean. The sunrise is fantastic along with the small quiet beach. Considering the price of other hotels in the area this is very reasonable.

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Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Rachel was very accommodating - which was really appreciated. I wish we could have stayed longer, but did not have any extra time. We stayed in the Key Lime suite. Newly redone bathroom and cozy/fun bedroom. The pool and dock looked great, but didn't have time to enjoy them. We plan to come back!

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Crestwood, Kentucky
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Initially the staff is friendly and attempted to satisfy. It was my husband and my experience this Inn needs updating very badly. My mattress was old and coming apart also dirty and uncomfortable. In the middle of the night the shower was leaking in the room above us water running down our wall. The owner apologizing and attempted to clean...

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Merritt Island, Florida
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Lovely location right on the Atlantic. Very quaint, funky and laid-back, perhaps a bit too much!! Grounds are in need of maintenance, and better outdoor furniture. Our room was clean and bright, beds comfortable, and there was a nice sized refrigerator too! Rachel was helpful with restaurant and sunset suggestions...thank you! Biggest negatives were the mixing valve in our shower...

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Stevensville, Maryland
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed here 2 nights while travelling from Key Largo to Key West over the holidays. We will definitely be coming back as the view from the units was amazing & the friendliness of the inn staff was beyond compare. We stayed in two different rooms, as we booked about a month prior, so we were happy that White Sands...

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Bensalem, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Only thing is I wish the beach was more "swimable" but this was an awesome find with my husband and I. We got a beach front room and stayed a couple nights. The style of the room was cute and tropical. The beds were comfy. It was tucked away from everything else. Nothing better than a nap under one of...

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Fort Pierce, Fl
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Went for a three day trip. Wish we could have stayed longer. We stayed in the Dolphin room; it is on the adjacent property. The room has a full kitchen, king size bed, recliner, and futon. Clean and plenty of dishes. Large enough so a family of four would not trip over each other.Great view of the ocean and large...

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Robbinsville, New Jersey
Reviewed 4 December 2016

My wife and I stayed in room #3 Hibiscus for one night on the way to Key West, wish we stayed longer! The room was bright and spotlessly clean and two steps from the beach! Sunrise was something I cannot stop thinking about. Can't wait to return!

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about White Sands Inn

Address: 57622 Overseas Hwy, Mile Marker 57.5 Oceanside, Marathon, FL 33050-5625
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Marathon
Price Range: ₹ 9,583 - ₹ 19,948 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — White Sands Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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“ask for the second floor room (steps) for a great sunrise from bed as well as a moon lit night.”
 of 5 bubbles DrDAWG, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The beach side rooms are all lovely and have great view just outside the door.”
  • This is the view from room 7.
 of 5 bubbles soper5, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms have great views!”
 of 5 bubbles clarkebar99, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Our room was the Dolphin and it had a kitchen, bathroom, living room/bedroom area with a king bed and futon.”
 of 5 bubbles LovesPrivacy, 14 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All their rooms are very nice but it's not the posh type hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles deborac866, 8 Apr 2016 | Read review
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