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The Sands of Treasure Island

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I loved the little place. It was a little outdated but to me it added to the charm. I liked the older kitchen area, but i was still able to cook breakfast! It was a 2 min walk to the beach out back, but you really can't beat the views. If you are looking for something fancy just move on....

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Dallas, Georgia, USA
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Friendly helpful staff, old rooms but clean, beds needed a little love (could feel the springs), we had an upstairs room that looked over the pool out to the ocean (which was awesome), on the beach side (with a short walk to get to), close to restaurants. Over all i would stay here again!!

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Thank Toshaed9499
Frankenmuth, Michigan
Reviewed 5 April 2017

The property has potential if an investment would be made to update the rooms, fixtures and infrastructure. The beds were okay, our backs didn't hurt in the morning, but we've slept on much better. The carpet is old as well as furniture with one dresser drawer broken. The phone didn't work and the alarm clock was unplugged after each daily...

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Reviewed 7 March 2017

Nice location by boardwalk on beach, pool was heated and warmer than the other places we stayed in the area which was nice. But....dirty, dirty rooms. The coating of dust on the old tattered window blinds was bad. We ended up going to buy Lysol Wipes to "clean" everything. The toiled was bad, when the lid was lifted it was...

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Thank Kai1565
Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

This is definitely not a 4 star hotel, but everybody was so friendly and the room was clean. The mattresses could use updating as they aren't that comfy, but I still slept fine. For the price and being on the gulf I thought it was great! I was on the second floor which had huge windows overlooking the pool and...

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Thank Mark T
Colorado
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I spent at least a week researching a great place to stay along the bay for February 2017. I found The Sands in Treasure Island off of GoSeek.com or Booking Buddy (my two faves). When I got there it looked great, just as described w pool right out the door in the courtyard and beach just a 3 minute walk...

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Thank ColoradoGroovin
Mississauga, Canada
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Loved our little room, pool was outside the door, staff was great, we were on the ocean, just a little walk across the dunes, weather was great, what more could you ask for, met some great people, lots of fun

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Thank _debi_thompson
Bradenton, Florida
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

The motel has been in existence since 1947, some of the furniture in our room has been there since they opened....steel dressers and steel desk and chair. The beds, innerspring, old and not the most comfortable. The motel, nicely located, ocean view from the pool, rooms were quiet, off the road, rooms were roomy, kitchenette & separate living room. For...

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Thank Stout1967
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Absolutely love the Sands of Treasure Island! We love vintage motels and the spot is sooooo great! We had a very spacious room with beach view, and lot of windows balcony, 10 meters from the beach, and kitchenette for reasonable price! Nice staff. O.K. the rooms are a bit old, but that's the charm of the hotel!

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Thank marianrein
Averill Park, New York
Reviewed 28 November 2016

I really enjoyed my stay at The Sands. It is old school, for sure. Classic, friendly and absolutely all you need to enjoy the beautiful beach and sun of Treasure Island. Just steps to the beach, a pleasant walk to several relaxing restaurants, and a pool to float in. The rooms could use updating but served our needs well.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Sands of Treasure Island

Address: 11800 Gulf Blvd, Treasure Island, FL 33706-5120
Region: United States > Florida > Treasure Island
Price Range: ₹ 6,156 - ₹ 8,295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Sands of Treasure Island 3*
Number of rooms: 34
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“Gulf view/front doesn't always mean you get a balcony, patio, so be sure to ask.”
CABergman_MI62, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“ask to be by the pool”
_debi_thompson, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“For best views of ocean, get 2nd floor.”
, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay in rooms near pool, sign says closed at 10 but very rowdy people at midnight.”
Out_of_towner448, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Check the room before you pay”
  • Stay next door you will get the same view at a better price
  • No dish soap dirty dishes and toaster was melted around the edges
  • I would be ashamed if my bathroom was left like this.
  • You can buy a new one of these at home depot for 10 $
  • Nothing a 1$ tube of caulking wont help
  • Nothing a 1$ tube of caulking wont help
  • Can see through to the outside that is how the bugs get in.
karenjb2013, 30 Apr 2016 | Read review
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