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Ashford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 August 2013

Stayed here for two weeks in August 2013 with 6yr old and 3yr old. Had a great time, and really if this hotel does not meet your requirements for a family-friendly holiday in the UK then nothing will! Staff were universally friendly and helpful. You could not ask for more. With young kids we want to stay somewhere where our...

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Reviewed 22 August 2013

I recently spent a week at Sands resort with my husband and 3 kids. I couldn't fault a thing and the kids said it was their best holiday they'd ever had! There was so much to keep them occupied that my husband and I were able to have a rest, sit back and relax for a week! We'll definately be...

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Wales
Reviewed 19 August 2013 via mobile

I've stayed at this hotel as a business traveller on three previous times. Each time the room has become increasing worse. This one room 69 is the worse I've experienced in 20 years of travel. It's tiny. See pictures. The bed is too small and in only 5'10". The noise from the main door and the constant footfall up the...

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SandsResort, Manager at Sands Resort Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. You are quite right, we are not a businessman's hotel, (indeed in a previous e-mail to you in July we did say to you "we are not a businessman's hotel, we do have a lot of families here"). Having stayed with us 3 times already this year we would have hoped the family nature of...

Surrey
Reviewed 13 August 2013

We are a family with a 4yr old and a 6yr old. We have taken a holiday here at the beginning of the summer for the last three years, because we find it can't be beaten for a 'stress free' family holiday in the UK. The children love it here and because of the layout, it never feels crowded. The...

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Chelmsford, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 August 2013

We spent 3 weeks at this wonderful, family friendly hotel last summer and ever since then, all our children (girl 5, boy 3) kept saying was "when can we return to the orange hotel". To be honest, it was all my husband and I kept saying as well. It has an official rating of 3 stars but should be 3.5....

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Kettering, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 August 2013

This is a very pleasant family resort catering for guests of all ages. Stayed with my mother (aged 90) who is a wheelchair user. Very pleasant stat with excellent food and very kind and helpful staff.

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Essex
Reviewed 8 August 2013 via mobile

This was our first visit having found the hotel on a random Internet search. We could not have been luckier. As a family of 4 with children aged 5 and 1, this was a perfect location. The hotel is entirely kid-friendly and we could easily have spent our whole week just using the swimming pools and outdoor play areas. Everything...

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Reviewed 8 August 2013

Our first visit to Cornwall and the weather was just superb but had it rained I am sure my little boy would still have had fun. He is constantly on the go and was never bored at this hotel because of the variety of activities on offer. 2 bouncy castles, 2 playgrounds, outdoor and indoor pool, maze, soft play it...

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Woolacombe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 August 2013 via mobile

Our third trip and as usual it was fabulous. We have children of 7&5 that adore sands and none of us wanted to leave. The staff were excellent, the food amazing and the service is beyond compare. We all came away rested and relaxed and will definitely be back very soon.

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maidenhead
Reviewed 2 August 2013

Returned here after a five year gap, stayed over Easter period with Grandparents and three children, 13,10,8. Found the room slightly too small for us all now, however they have a couple of slightly larger rooms that perhaps we would try for a return visit. The hotel is quite expensive but has great facilities for the children to stay entertained....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sands Resort Hotel & Spa overlooks the Atlantic ocean to the west and countryside to the east. The hotel offers a range of free sports facilities and children's clubs as well as a beauty spa, two pools and a gym. Most suites have separate sleeping areas for children and are in a contemporary design. A free baby listening service is also available.In 2016 Sands Resort Hotel & Spa was voted to be amongst the Best 10 Family Hotels in the UK ranking 5th in the TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sands Resort Hotel & Spa

Address: Watergate Road, Newquay TR7 3LX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Newquay
Price Range: €114 - €210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sands Resort Hotel & Spa 3*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Sands Resort Hotel And Spa
Sands Hotel Newquay
Sands Hotel Porth
Sands Resort Hotel & Spa Newquay, Cornwall
Hotel Style:
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Newquay
#3 Spa Hotel in Newquay
#4 Family Hotel in Newquay
#5 Business Hotel in Newquay
#12 Romantic Hotel in Newquay
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“Family rooms are joined with a lounge. Especially useful for getting ready for weddings, when make-up and hair need to be done.”
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“the sea view room is amazing to lie on your bed and watch the sunset go down”
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“Sea views over Porth beach are superb however the countryside to the rear is equally stunning”
saloncalledfish, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Second Floor rooms have the best views.”
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