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East Granby, Connecticut
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My Boyfriend and I decided to book this hotel at the VERY last minute on a Friday and I am so glad we did! The staff was so welcoming and helpful. Anything we needed! Our favorite part was the fire pit on the beach and making friends with some of the locals at their outdoor bar, everyone was very nice....

Thank _amadden10
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

The motel is beachfront, which is awesome. There is a large bar right on the beach. The rooms are OK but nothing special. Improvements have been made to the stairs and decks. There is no deck furniture, which is very inconvenient if you want to sit outside to watch the ocean. The rates are quite high and continue to go...

Reviewed 26 October 2016

On the surface, the room sounds good - queen bed, table with seating and a view of the ocean. But, add a couple of decades of people staying in the room and no upgrades and you get the idea. The bad: The shower was so small I couldn't shave my legs (at the beach sorta necessary!), the drawers were very...

3Thank ratzazz
sandyshore1212, Manager at Sandy Shore Motel, responded to this review

Hi there, Were sorry to hear your stay was not to your expectations. I wish we had known we would have done our best to make your stay more enjoyable. We are currently in the process of updating the rooms. Last year we began, and were limited to the amount we could do in one off season, due to the...

Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We originally were booked for two rooms. Both rooms were those that had not yet been renovated. We would have made due.....even though the rooms were quite dated. Luckily for us, Stephanie at the beach bar, suggested we relocate to a two bedroom apartment in the motel. This was fantastic as the apartment had been renovated and also had a...

1Thank jacqueline c
Stamford, United States
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Couldn't get a room in our usual place in Misquamicut but had high hopes for this motel. The website boasted that they were on Hotel Impossible. After watching the episode on YouTube, I was a little skeptical. And grossed out. I hoped they made a complete turnaround -- not yet. The location is wonderful. Full view of the ocean--can't take...

2Thank Sharon B
Durham, Connecticut
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the apartment room with our 2 young children for a long weekend. The location was great. It is right on the beach and the hotel provides a deck on the beach w chairs and a bar. The rooms have recently been upgraded n was clean n nicely decorated. We had a minor issue during our stay but...

2Thank amanda g
sandyshore1212, Front Office Manager at Sandy Shore Motel, responded to this review

Thank you Amanda for the helpful suggestion. We are glad that you and your family had a good time and were happy with your stay. I do agree that a mirror in one of the bedrooms would be nice to have. I am going to talk to the owner about it.

Bristol, Connecticut
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

We only stayed one night as this was a spur of the moment visit to the beach to watch/see surf due to Hurricane Hermine. Staff was very accommodating, and room was clean. In fact after checking out we were able to stay a few more hours to watch the surf.....which was incredible. I only gave an average rating due to...

1Thank Debbie S
sandyshore1212, Front Office Manager at Sandy Shore Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Debbie! We are working on updating all of the rooms. We did renovate some but not all. This off-season we plan on getting the rest of the rooms done. Thanks for choosing to stay at the Sandy Shore Motel and we hope to see you next season.

Plantsville, Connecticut
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

So I had high hopes, always saw it when I went to the state beach. Based on some reviews I thought, I'll do it! Somewhere I even saw it said there were newly remodeled rooms, so I expected much more than I got. I stayed in one of the apartments, as I was staying a few nights. The room was...

2Thank jmzinct
sandyshore1212, Front Office Manager at Sandy Shore Motel, responded to this review

I am very sorry that you did not like your apartment. I wish I could show you one of the 9 rooms/apartments that we did renovate because I think you would have been pleasantly surprised. We are in the process of renovating all of the rooms. Unfortunately we can not have construction going on in the middle of the season....

Colrain, Massachusetts
Reviewed 28 August 2016

we stayed there from Thurs until Sunday. the cost was OVER $1,000. the staff was very nice and our room was very nice...but geez...how about some coffee or free ice. NOTHING. had to go outside the motel area to find coffee in the morning. you would think that with that much money spent you could put some coffee makers in...

4Thank sherriem54
Greenfield, Massachusetts
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

My fiancé, 3 children(2 of whom have special needs) and I stayed for 2 nights. We arrived very early Saturday in order to spend time at the beach before checking in. We were greeted as soon as we pulled in and told where to go to get our parking pass and even though we wouldn't be able to check in...

1Thank Cath9917
sandyshore1212, Front Office Manager at Sandy Shore Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review:) I just love to hear that my staff is doing their job and going the extra mile to make the guests happy. It is very important to me that our guests are well taken care of. We hope to see you next season.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Sandy Shore Motel

Address: 149 Atlantic Ave, Misquamicut, Westerly, RI 02891-4300
Region: United States > Rhode Island > South County > Westerly > Misquamicut
Price Range: ₹ 10,295 - ₹ 26,274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Sandy Shore Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 34
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“Top floor is nice but there is no elevator to bring up your luggage.”
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 of 5 bubbles G4582RYdavec, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 was perfect for a small family.”
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