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Sands Resort Hotel & Spa

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 September 2013

We picked this hotel for a short family break strictly based on the glowing Tripadvisor reviews and felt it didn't quite deliver. We stayed 3 nights at Sands and and our initial impressions were the hotel lacked wow factor and made no statement but functioned in the manor it was designed to - purely family holidays. The hotel does a...

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Penarth, Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2013

Never thought it would be possible to have a relaxing holiday with two small children - this hotel has thought of everything to make it an easy, relaxing holiday for families. Lots of fun things to keep the sprogs occupied, fantastic facilities, rooms are spacious, modern and comfy, staff are unbelivably helpful, kids club was fab and the listening service...

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Thank Kathryn Z
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 September 2013

THE ROOM. We had a Contemporary Suite on the 1st floor with a sea view. The rooms were a good size, clean and nicely decorated. It was all fine until we realised that there was no safety catch or latch on the door and the layout is such that you enter via the children's bedroom. Our 3 year old was...

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SandsResort, Owner at Sands Resort Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

I'm sorry that you found the door lock a problem. The primary issue for the hotel is for the safety of our guests and fire is the greatest risk of all in a hotel. Best practice for fire safety dictates that hotel door locking systems should be able to open from the inside from the crawling position with one downward...

London
Reviewed 16 September 2013

As keen long haul travellers over the years, a uk 'child friendly resort' would have been our worst nightmare a year or so ago. But with our one year old little girl, my wife and I conceded to our circumstances, booked Sands and went with an open mind. What a great choice. This place is set up for people with...

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Thank Goodbloke1
Exeter, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 September 2013

We had such a great time at this hotel. It was fresh and modern! We took a 10 and 2 year old, both had a great time. The rooms were clean and well thought out! We couldn't hear any of the other guests in the next rooms.. This hotel took the worry out of eating with children and the food...

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Thank Kerry W
Devon
Reviewed 16 September 2013

I stayed at Sands in August with my husband, three children and their partners and my five grandchildren aged between three and nine. We all had a wonderful time and I thoroughly recommend it. Good sized rooms, excellent facilities and really good food for both children and adults. We all swam in the indoor and outdoor pools, played golf, tennis...

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1Thank Kristina1980
Redbourn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 September 2013

Arrived home yesterday from our 3rd trip to Sands Resort! I will echo another reviewer by saying I genuinely don't believe there is any better a place to stay if you are looking for a family hotel holiday in the UK. So what has made us return 3 times? We have 2 children so we opt for a top floor...

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Thank LisaW39
Stafford
Reviewed 5 September 2013

Have just returned from a 4 day break with an 8 month old. Stayed in a pool view suite which worked well for us. This was our first family holiday in this country and we went with open minds having previously stayed at much more expensive hotels but ones which don't welcome children as much as this one. Location: Everything...

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Thank JAC2109
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2013 via mobile

Booked for a week, checked out after one night. Room was very badly located. It was very close to the road (see picture taken from bed) which was busy and the walk from the restaurant in the evening was 2mins which made us feel uncomfortable about leaving 3 children under 5 in the room on just baby listening. Restaurant was...

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2Thank Emmab04
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2013

We stayed 10 nights at the Sands Resort in August 2013. We have two very lively boys one almost 6 and one almost 4. We had a contemporary suite on the 2nd floor with a sea view. As other reviewers have said the adult side of the room with the sea view aspect is lovely, the kids room isn't so...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sands Resort Hotel & Spa overlooks the Atlantic ocean to the west and countryside to the east. The hotel offers a range of free sports facilities and children's clubs as well as a beauty spa, two pools and a gym. Most suites have separate sleeping areas for children and are in a contemporary design. A free baby listening service is also available.In 2016 Sands Resort Hotel & Spa was voted to be amongst the Best 10 Family Hotels in the UK ranking 5th in the TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sands Resort Hotel & Spa

Address: Watergate Road, Newquay TR7 3LX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Newquay
Price Range: $173 - $364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sands Resort Hotel & Spa 3*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Sands Hotel Newquay
Sands Resort Hotel And Spa
Sands Hotel Porth
Sands Resort Hotel & Spa Newquay, UK - Cornwall
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in Newquay
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Newquay
#4 Family Hotel in Newquay
#5 Business Hotel in Newquay
#12 Romantic Hotel in Newquay
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“Top floor has high ceilings and great views”
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“Family rooms are joined with a lounge. Especially useful for getting ready for weddings, when make-up and hair need to be done.”
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