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The Sands Resort

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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“pippi beach”(31 reviews)
“tennis courts”(23 reviews)
“across the road”(25 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Suites
Kitchenette
4 Star Hotel
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All reviewspippi beachtennis courtsacross the roadsee whalesbbq arealocal real estatespa bathpoolside bbqocean breezebeachside holidayjust returned from a weekgreat choice for familiesbedroom townhousewhole complexthere is no air conditioninga wonderful place to staysound of the waves
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Resort is a haven for the perfect family holiday. It is in a superb location opposite Pippi’s beach. Lots of shallow calm water at low tide for the little tackers to play in trouble free waters away from the heavier surf. Within the resort...More

Thank traveller22015
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

We stayed for a month mid Feb to Mid March. This is our 5th time at both/either The Sands or Breakers. The unit is privately owned and rented thru Real Estate. This was the most expensive of our 5 (one month stays each time) and...More

Thank Janet T
Response from Rae M, Manager at The Sands ResortResponded 11 March 2018

Hi Janet I am sorry to hear of your experience, It is unfortunate that you booked through a Real Estate as we have no control over the standard of the unit. The Sands Resort Management pride ourselves on the cleanliness and maintenance of our units...More

Reviewed 7 March 2018

My husband and I have just spent 3 very relaxing weeks at The Sands Resort Yamba NSW. If you are looking for the ultimate spot to unwind we highly recommend The Sands. The units are very well appointed and equipped and sparkling clean. Hosts Rae...More

Thank drholdway
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Booked one night through booking website on a road trip. Went to check in and reception was closed. Had to call and organise someone to come and check us in. After driving 8 hours with 2 toddlers we had had enough. Took over 30 mins...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2018

We booked a private 3 bedroom apartment within the complex with a seaview balcony off the living room and master bedroom. There was also a complex facing balcony in the second bedroom. The apartment was spacious and clean with aircon in the living room which...More

Thank Maxim3m
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Spa
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$133 - US$277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Luxury Hotel in Yamba
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$133 - US$277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Luxury Hotel in Yamba
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room & Suite (41)
Pool & Beach (9)
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Trevor G
21 January 2018|
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Response from Steve A | Reviewed this property |
Not sure either. Tourist Information should be able to help.
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Rositardiaz
31 January 2015|
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Response from Rae M | Property representative |
Our pricing tariff is based upon the longer you stay the cheaper you pay! For example 2 nights in a 2 bedroom garden view town house is $380 while a 7 night stay is $770! We have a range of accommodation types including 2... More
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Room Tips
"Avoid unit 18"
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"Top floors have the best ocean views (but the most stair walking). Rooms away from the pool are quieter."
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"Choose a beachfront room - the higher floors have the most light and best views. It brings such a relaxed..."
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"We had Villa 64 this time. Great for a family."
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