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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recently visited for the 2nd time. This is a really, really lovely hotel. Beautifully furnished rooms with superb shower/bathrooms. Everything oozes quality from the rainfall shower to the room keys - everything !!! It's position on the beach is a delight, and if you upgrade to a water facing room, you are in for a real treat when you wake...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What can I say very lovely place to stay fully relaxed fantastic staff could not do enough for you got on really well with the barman can not remember his name but he was from Transylvania he is a gem for South Sands room lovely and clean and very relaxing views are fantastic overall 10 out of 10

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Warwickshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our 2nd visit, this time spending a bit more on a bigger room (21) which was huge, had a sea view and worth every penny. We booked this hotel again as it's genuinely dog friendly unlike some hotels that say they are but then you can't actually take them anywhere! We had lunch on arrival and dinner the...

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Paignton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We bought coffees and pastries today from this gorgeous hotel. Good quality and served with a welcoming smile. Our dog Monty was made very welcome. The balcony is beautifully set and you won't find a better view anywhere. Just loved it, we will be back.

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Shipston-on-Stour, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A winter/spring break on a British beach, with your dog, when the sun shines is highly recommended. South Sands welcomes dogs, with good owners. Your canine pal is even welcome in the bar. South Sands is small but beautifully designed. Modernised from an old building I have known for many years. Two of the bedrooms are thoughtfully designed with the...

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1Thank Frances H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had 2 nights at South Sands in room 9 which was lovely and had a balcony. There were a few tiny things that could be improved as the hotel is beginning to show signs of wear. The bed throw was crumpled and tile grout needed cleaning.Not big issues but not quite perfect. Biggest issue we had was when brother and...

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a lovely Hotel, such a high standard of staff. Nothing is too much trouble for the whole team. Warm cosy feel in the bar, relaxed dining area, perfect location with stunning views. Thank you for a superb dinner, all three courses were perfectly prepared. we will return and highly recommend this venue.

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1Thank The2urers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A truly lovely break. A beautiful location made all the nicer by the wonderful staff. The perfect balance of care and welcome. Nothing was too much trouble for any of the team working there. The food was wonderful and my children had the "best time ever". Thank you for making our stay so enjoyable we will certainly be returning soon.

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2Thank Julian B
Antoine G, Manager at South Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Julian B, Thank you / Merci, your good words give the Crew such a positive energy. We delighted that the whole family had a good time; it will be a pleasure to Welcome you back and make new family memories. Best regards,

Plymouth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We attending a wine dinner here recently and enjoyed an excellent 5 course dinner - well presented imaginative food, matched perfectly to the wines we were tasting. Clearly out of a well run kitchen! The room we stayed in was simple but very very clean and fulfilled all our needs. The location, of course, is second to none and has...

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Antoine G, Manager at South Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Brunning, Thank you to share your experience of the latest wine supper at South Sands. Chef Allister and his team took us on a culinary trip that evening; from Devon coast products to Lebanon Mountains. It was quite a journey. Our next Wine Supper is on April 20th; I can’t wait to discover where the Chef and his...

Reviewed 19 February 2017

This was our second visit to South Sands and, to our surprise, we were greeted with a glass of Prosecco, each, and a hand written card in our room, from Antoine, thanking us for returning. The hotel was just as friendly as we remembered it and the view from our room just as stunning as we had, once again, paid...

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Antoine G, Manager at South Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jan P, Thank you so much for your great comments on South Sands. I couldn’t have described it better. Always a pleasure to Welcome you back, again and again to this special place by the sea. Best regards,

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Opened in May 2010, this New England style, boutique hotel set in arguably the county's finest coastal location. 22 beautifully appointed bedrooms...offer the ideal place to escape from it all and relax and unwind. You can see the sea from most of them and almost touch it from the balconies in rooms 9 and 10. 5 opulent beach suites...ideal for families or for those looking for more space and independence. ... more   less 

Additional Information about South Sands Hotel

Address: Bolt Head, Salcombe TQ8 8LL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Salcombe
Price Range: $184 - $573 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — South Sands Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 27
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South Sands Hotel Salcombe, Devon
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“Estuary view rooms are best!”
 of 5 bubbles BruceBrunning, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the beach Side are stunning. If you do not like to share hotels and restaurants with dogs beware, they welcome them here.”
 of 5 bubbles Cynergy_822, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking the beach are more expensive but all rooms were comfortable and peaceful”
 of 5 bubbles , 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Superb rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles StephenB522, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Sea view is obviously the rooms to go for but the back rooms also have views of the countryside.”
 of 5 bubbles Salcombetraveller, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
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