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Sand Castle on the Beach

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Fairhope, Alabama
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I decided to stay at Sandcastle on the beach for the last four days of our 10 day honeymoon. After switching hotels after a bad experience in Christiansted, we were fully accommodated by the staff at Sandcastle. Upon arrival, they upgraded us free of charge to a king room with a corner view when we had expected...

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 4 April 2017

I have stayed at the Sand castle several times and each time it is better. The rooms are very comfortable and clean When I am not staying there I also enjoy going to the restaurant and spending time at the pool and beach The restaurant is excellent .. I have been there many times for lunch and dinner but my...

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Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We did not stay at the hotel but the beach and facilities are great for cruise ship guests. We got a round trip shuttle from the cruise ship pier for $6 per person. At Sand Castle we paid $10 per person which got us a beach chair, umbrella, drink and access to the hotel facilities including the pool and restrooms....

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Stayed with my S/O for a 30th birthday present trip in March 2017. Sand Castles is a charming and welcoming spot on the West Side of St. Croix, so, the quiet side of the quiet island. Perfect for truly relaxing get aways. Nothing is that far apart with a car, so Christiansted and a bit more nightlife is only 30...

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Kearney, Nebraska
Reviewed 12 March 2017

If you want a great view and a great meal this is the place to go. Right on the beach and a nice intimate setting...not too big and not too small. If you call ahead for reservations you have a great chance of getting a table next to the ocean for the best view in the house.

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Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

I absolutely love this place! It's also very close to where the cruise ships come in, so even in the off season you can always find a few open restaurants and gift shops in the nearby town of Fredericksted across from the pier. Wi-Fi worked great even by the pool. The sunsets are breathtaking! Rooms were clean and quiet and...

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Cape Coral, Florida
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Sand Castle on the Beach is my home away from home! I want to live there permanently! My friend and I just spent 10 days of bliss in Sand Castle's cottage named "Dolphin Villa." I honestly didn't want to leave! Dolphin Villa is a 2 bdrm house, with full kitchen, living room, dining area, 2 baths and a beautiful terrace...

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Reviewed 10 March 2017

We seldom stay at the same place twice no matter how good a place was the first time. But we liked Sand Castle enough to come back to Saint Croix and to stay at Sand Castle place a second time. We've checked out a lot of the other hotels, but I don't think we would ever stay at any of...

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Bootes14, Owner at Sand Castle on the Beach, responded to this review

It was an honor and privilege to host you at our hotel...We can't wait to welcome you back! Chris and Ted

Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

I was staying in the dolphin!!!! It's a beautiful part of the hotel! I had a housekeeper name Kally, she always have her face so unpleasant, she forgot to clean my microwave, she forgot to empty my garage and have an attitude when i pull her up about! It look she didn't like what I told her so the next...

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Bootes14, Owner at Sand Castle on the Beach, responded to this review

We apologize for your negative impression of our staff. We are continuing to work on improvements to the property and training for our staff. The individuals you mentioned have been advised and each apologize for any lack of professionalism you felt or observed.

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 27 February 2017

My wife and I spent a week at Sand Castle on the Beach recently and had a fantastic stay. We had never been to St. Croix but this was really a great find. Probably very important to most visitors to St. Croix, Sand Castle is situated on a really nice beach a short walk from Frederiksted. The beach is west-facing...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sand Castle on the Beach is a boutique, beachfront hotel on one of St. Croix's most beautiful swimming beaches with over 2 miles of white sandy beach! We offer 5 room types from beachfront villas to economical studios affording you multiple options in size and location of your accommodations. Choose from our spacious villas overlooking the beach, Queen Studios, King Studios with balconies, one-bedroom suites or roomy two-bedroom suites. Our quaint, beach side boutique hotel is designed to meet your personal vacation style. We maintain a sense of intimacy and freedom in this seaside oasis. It's our home and we invite you to relax and unwind in this comfortable and tranquil setting. No passport required for US citizens traveling to the US Virgin Islands! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sand Castle on the Beach

Address: 127 Smithfield Rd, Frederiksted 00840-3677, St. Croix
Region: Caribbean > U.S. Virgin Islands > St. Croix > Frederiksted
Price Range: $187 - $294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sand Castle on the Beach 3*
Number of rooms: 21
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“Ask for a ocean view suite.”
ericsE2992MR, 25 May 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in a suite and loved it!”
Lilybell1101, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“We always stay in room 301 and it just feels like our second home!”
DaveP7, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“pick top floor 208 on ocean side ....the villas are across the street with own pool if your with group of people”
MBMRhodeIsland, 5 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for rooms with beach view .. Although all rooms are nice”
Marydc12006, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
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