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Baldwin, Michigan, United States
Reviewed 16 March 2016

This is an older hotel but clean and well-maintained. I really enjoyed the old style tile in the bathroom and vintage furnishings. The room was large with a full kitchen, living room, bathroom and bedroom with a door. Plenty of room! The office staff was very helpful and kind - even printed our boarding passes for us! It is right...

Thank Penny S
Central Florida, United States
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

I've stayed here several times on girlfriend get-always; with my husband & for business purposes. It's always clean, despite being hard to tell because it's so old. The guests and staff are ALWAYS super. It's affordable (hard to find down here sometimes). The sunsets are stunning enough to calm your ire. And it's a heated pool! Come on. A nice...

3Thank beachydreamn
Dover Foxcroft, Maine
Reviewed 9 February 2016

I enjoyed both stays :) Loved the balconies!! My rooms were very clean, 210 & 205, I needed the heater which worked very well, The staff was super nice... very accommodating and always friendly.. I look forward to staying again!! Thank You All ...

Thank tracycranmer64
Inverness, Florida
Reviewed 19 January 2016

We booked spur of the moment for the 16th-17th. The staff was wonderfully accommodating. We loved the room right on the beach and poolside. The room was very clean and ready for us when we got there. For the price and location it cant be beat. Just a perfect little hotel in a wonderful spot

Thank Kathy T
Chandler, Arizona
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

It's an older hotel but very clean, quiet, and well managed. You get a great location..."on the beach", great amenities with spacious rooms, and a peaceful, affordable vacation from seniors to family's with kids.

1Thank dkine89
Live Oak, FLorida, USA
Reviewed 24 August 2015

Had it not been for my awful experience trying to get any response from a manager or owner, I would have considered this place quaint. A bit run down but clean. Problem started my first night when it turned out that the A/C in the room wasn't cooling. The front desk told me to turn it off for 20 minutes,...

Thank Brettsreality
Fairmont, West Virginia
Reviewed 11 July 2015

We had planned for months to stay at The Sands as we love old traditional motels, however, we were very disappointed when we arrived. We arrived late and just dropped off our luggage and went to dinner. Upon returning we went in the kitchen and an large roach crawled across the floor! Ugh. We reported it the next morning and...

2Thank Auntchelle327
Des Moines, Iowa
Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

Our family of four stayed 4 days and we had a great time! The front desk staff was very helpful and friendly. We were able to view a room before our stay as well. We had a lower level poolside room. The room was in good condition and could see where some guests would complain but there's really nothing to...

Thank Rdaley10
Reviewed 30 June 2015

I just returned from The Sands where I attended a family reunion. There were so many issues, it's hard to know where to begin. How about the ever changing room rate? We booked a block of rooms months in advance. The price changed repeatedly, including the day of arrival. I realize the website says "prices subject to change without notice",...

1Thank Scrabblequeen68
Jacksonville, North Carolina
Reviewed 21 May 2015

Been going here since I was a kid. Love the place, don't change a thing. The staff are the friendliest. I always get the same room each year, sure its not the most up to date place, but that is what I like about it. I will continue to recommend The Sands to everyone.

1Thank JayHav88

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Sands of Treasure Island

Address: 11800 Gulf Blvd, Treasure Island, FL 33706-5120
Region: United States > Florida > Treasure Island
Price Range: $121 - $169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Sands of Treasure Island 3*
Number of rooms: 34
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Springfield, Missouri
Trenton, Ohio
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“For best views of ocean, get 2nd floor.”
 of 5 bubbles , 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay in rooms near pool, sign says closed at 10 but very rowdy people at midnight.”
 of 5 bubbles Out_of_towner448, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Check the room before you pay”
  • Stay next door you will get the same view at a better price
  • No dish soap dirty dishes and toaster was melted around the edges
  • I would be ashamed if my bathroom was left like this.
  • You can buy a new one of these at home depot for 10 $
  • Nothing a 1$ tube of caulking wont help
  • Nothing a 1$ tube of caulking wont help
  • Can see through to the outside that is how the bugs get in.
 of 5 bubbles karenjb2013, 30 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Any room has been great for us.”
 of 5 bubbles 552sandral, 26 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Balcony rooms are nice for beach views, rooms downstairs are best for cooking.”
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