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Adelaide Hills, Australia
Reviewed 30 October 2016

I stayed for 15 nights. Comfortable bed - soft but didn't give me any back problems. Fridge was the quietest I've ever had in a motel room (Fisher Paykel). Super clean - even window sills & skirting boards. Pool looks beautiful (wasn't hot enough to use while I was here but looks clean & sparkling). Decor is definitely dated but...

Thank jw0rg
Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

Mattresses on the beds need updating, could feel the springs as I slept in the singles There were cobwebs in both the main room and bathroom Upon arriving there a lunch hole in the door and two more holes on the other side of the door We found a black hair in 2 of the coffee mugs when we went...

1Thank Rosie210881
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Not much nice to say unfortunately. Its close to the city, but very 70's. The heaters dont work and we were told afterwards that there was a small heater located under the bed that was for our use. Yes 3c froze and then they tell us. When quizzed on this, the owner manager simply replied, well yes. Sorry. Well no...

1Thank Nicolai221270
Mount Gambier, Australia
Reviewed 25 July 2015

Yes it's close to the city and most things, but not having heating in either of the 2 rooms we had was not good enough. Upon asking the owner, he simply said we have little fans for use . but unfortunately there weren't any left. Ok then how many other rooms dont work. The cleaning lady said most dont. Well...

3Thank LeChacal R
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 22 January 2015

I am giving this place 4 stars even though technically it's probably only a 2.5 star place. We were looking for something cheap for a last minute road trip to Adelaide and this was it. Family room that sleeps 4 for $95. On arrival the lady at reception was super friendly. We changed from the room we were allocated to...

Thank Candy-Will S
Robe, Australia
Reviewed 5 December 2013

Stayed here while most of the city was booked out. We were lucky enough to get a room here at the last minute. The room was ok for the price we payed. the room was really outdated but was clean and that's what we look for most of all. The beds were suprisingly very comfortable and the motel itself was...

5Thank Kathleen L

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Address: 198 Glen Osmond Rd, Fullarton, Adelaide, South Australia 5063, Australia
Region: Australia > South Australia > Greater Adelaide > Adelaide > Fullarton
Price Range: $73 - $92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Sands Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 21
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“I had Room 9 on the ground floor - which is away from the traffic. Room 10 is the last room on the ground & 20 on the upstairs level.”
 of 5 bubbles jw0rg, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for one that a heater actually is installed”
 of 5 bubbles Nicolai221270, 27 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Try and get room 9, 10 or 19 20. Last ones from the highway.”
 of 5 bubbles lechacalr, 25 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Go for the Family room above the carport. It's not part of the main complex so noise is not an issue.”
 of 5 bubbles Candy_WillS_12, 22 Jan 2015 | Read review
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