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Fort lauderdale
1 review
Reviewed 11 March 2009

I think that Luis and Didi were amazing staff members. I stayed in early March and the only thing on my whole trip that was negative was the UNGRATFUL girl friend I brought with me..... She made the trip a disaster. Upset about her breakup she was a disaster and made the trip a disaster. After I shipped her home.... More 

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brooklyn, NY
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Reviewed 1 March 2009

We were drawn to this hotel by the very special price being offered ($89 per night), but was really wondering what we would find after reading various reviews. We had a hard tme finding it (follow signs for the Embassy Suites), and was really wondering when the bellboy at the Embassy Suites sent us around the corner through a bumpy... More 

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 27 January 2009

Me and my boyfried stayed at the Golden Sands villas on our trip to Puerto Rico. We were skeptical about staying outside of San Juan but was pleasantly suprised to find that Dorado was a more desirable destination as opposed to San Juan. Which we can say since we stayed in San Juan for a night also. My boyfriend took... More 

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Rochester, NY
1 review
Reviewed 11 December 2008

My wife, 1 yr old daughter, and myself arrived at Golden Sands Villas with the idea that we were not going to be happy because of the reviews. When we arrived in our room we immediately had a maintainence issue. I called the front desk and within 5 minutes a technician was on scene and ready to work. Unfortunately the... More 

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san juan
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Reviewed 4 August 2008

We were a group of 4 adults and a kid that decided to look for a cool place to go for the weekend. We got there late Friday and did not got the room we paid for ( we got a studio for 2 and we were 4 adults and a 2 year old baby). I asked if they were... More 

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louisiana
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Reviewed 9 July 2008

my husband and i went to doado, pr. for our honeymoon,we had a great time, no thanks to the golden sands villas. we originally booked a suit at the embassy suits, the hotel conected to the golden sands. we booked, and paid in full for our trip in jan., we arrived on july 4th. i called two days early with... More 

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Atlanta
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16 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2008

We spent the past week at Golden Sands Villas. I'll start out with the good stuff. The staff is very nice, friendly and helpful. The pool area is large with lots of good lounging in the sun or shade. The views from each of our rooms on opposite sides were beautiful. Here we go with the not so good stuff:... More 

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baltimore, md
2 reviews
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Reviewed 8 June 2008

We booked a holiday get-a-away on short notice. The San Juan area hotels were booked solid. The Golden Sands Villas are adjacent to the Embassy Suites hotel in Dorado, and share their amenities. We had a 2 bedroom condo, which was very spacious and comfortable. The only problem was the beach. Ocean access is blocked by a huge stone bulkhead.... More 

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Simi Valley, California
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Reviewed 6 April 2008

This place is very difficult to find. I am really good about finding things but this place is a tuffy... Once there the parking was few and far between. The room was below average and needs to be redone. the beds were comfortable for a one night stay. If I would have gone here as my destination resort...I would have... More 

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Littleton CO
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2008

This resort was pictured and appeared connected to Embassy Suites. The only thing connected was the pool (which was the best area of the complex.) Upon arriving, we were directed to a small lobby to check in. I couldn't believe I was in the right place! After negotiating our way into an over-crowded parking lot, we made it inside. Upon... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Golden Sands Villas

Address: 201 Dorado Del Mar Boulevard, Dorado 00646, Puerto Rico
Region: Caribbean > Puerto Rico > Dorado
Price Range: $153 - $233 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 77
Also Known As:
Golden Sands Villas Hotel Dorado
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“Rent a car, get a GPS and drive.”
 of 5 bubbles Flametree1949, 11 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Try to get a view to the pool, they are great.”
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 of 5 bubbles laoreyes, 4 May 2015 | Read review
“A room facing to the west”
 of 5 bubbles AmiraO284, 12 Apr 2014 | Read review
“Whether you book with Golden Sands or Aquarius Vacation Club, the main hotel system is Aquarius Vacation Club, request a room for that building, the view of the pool/beach are beautiful and they are in the middle of renovating the rooms (they are halfway done).”
 of 5 bubbles Guberish, 7 Apr 2014 | Read review
“1) Put in the right address 2) There is no restaurant in the hotel and Embassy Suits might be too pricy. Luckily, there is a Walgreens and a mall about 10min from the hotel (on the main street) so you still have options.”
 of 5 bubbles libranof1987, 25 Mar 2014 | Read review
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