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South Sands Hotel

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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
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4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

First things first - we love this place. We have come for a long lunch and play on the beach every year since it first opened. It’s truly lovely. On the downside, the restaurant staff seemed very stressed on our arrival. As opposed to a...More

Thank chat2marcus
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love this hotel, it’s a real gem. Right on the beach. The hotel is well decorated and kept. The food is good, maybe a little expensive. We found the staff to be very attentive and friendly. Massive advantage to staying here, you can forget...More

Thank snoaks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I stopped at South Sands for a drink and some lunch. A waitress saw us immediately and pointed to a table that we could have, then promptly disappeared. 10 minutes later I went to try and find out if I should be...More

Thank Rebecca R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The South Sands hotel is a wonderful hotel in a fantastic position with very attentive helpful staff, the rooms really are very comfortable & if you are fortunate enough to have a sea facing room there is no better view anywhere. If your room is...More

Thank brianvall
Response from Freya102, Front Office Manager at South Sands HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear 'brianvall,' Thank you for your comments - I'm glad you were lucky enough to grab a seaview room and enjoy the beautiful views! Also thank you for your comments in regards to the menu, we just last week launched our new lunch menu -...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Superb!!!! From reception staff, bar, restaurant, housekeeping. The beach suite was very airy and spacious. Two big bedrooms with huge bathrooms both with walk in shower and roll top bath. Fully fitted kitchen. Our suite welcomes dogs too! Right on the beach. Views from the...More

Thank KP73Totland
Response from Freya102, Front Office Manager at South Sands HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear 'KP73Totland' What a delightful read I am so happy you enjoyed your stay so much and that everything was as you would hope. Great choice to stop off at Sharpham on your way home (a personal favourite spot!). I will pass this post to...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$256 - US$486 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$256 - US$486 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Terry C
20 May 2017|
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Response from chat2marcus |
Mitch Tonks designed the menu when the hotel first opened (and it was excellent) but I think that partnership has long since finished (I’m sat in the restaurant as I type and none of the staff have even heard of him!).
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CarolynNash
11 January 2017|
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Response from WMCMatilda | Reviewed this property |
The dress code at dinner is very informal so unless your entire group dress up you will feel very over dressed. We went to the hotel in summer and I didn't even wear my high heel sandals to dinner. Think casual pub dinner... More
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"Worth the extra for a sea view"
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"Think all the rooms good from the point of view of noise, but some more luxurious than others(costed..."
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"Check out the website to compare rooms."
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"Request a room which looks directly onto the beach to avoid disappointment"
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