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    The Sands Resort

    20-21 Pacific Pde, Yamba, New South Wales 2464, Australia
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    Pool & Beach (9)
    Overview
    • Excellent62%
    • Very good22%
    • Average9%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible3%
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    “pippi beach” (29 reviews)
    “tennis courts” (22 reviews)
    “across the road” (22 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Kitchenette
    Spa
    Tennis Court
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 165 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Fantastic family holiday! Very kind staff. We all loved the sands. Making our holiday that much better! Great location with great resources including a tennis court and swimming pool which were both amazing for the kids!

    Thank phoebrowntree
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Our family (2 adults, 2 kids) stayed in a 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom beachfront apartment for 10 days in January and loved it. The apartment was very spacious and very well equipped with everything you'd need to cook good meals in the full sized kitchen....More

    Thank HappyDaysHooray
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    For several years now we have stayed as a family of 2 adults and 2 children at The Sands during the first week of the school Summer holidays, and without fail have always had a great time. This time we stayed in an apartment; it...More

    1  Thank Jane G
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    PROS * Perfect location opposite beach and within easy walking distance of the town centre and river. * Spacious living and dining areas. Well-equipped kitchen. Decent sized bedrooms and bathrooms. * Pools and tennis courts. The pools are not particularly big (Designers probably assumed everyone...More

    Thank Scruffy0506
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    The Sands Resort has just raised the bar for us with family accommodation. • The staff were welcoming and hospitable and ensured that we had everything we needed. • The pools and BBQ areas were all well maintained and clean, even during peak season with...More

    Thank Amy M
    About
    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$137 - US$358 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Yamba
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 72
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    • Location
    • Australia >
    • New South Wales >
    • Yamba
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    Trevor G
    21 January 2018|
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    Response from Steve A | Reviewed this property |
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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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