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Royersford, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Walls were so thin I could hear the entire conversation going on in the room beside me. The bed was the worst I've slept in in a hotel.. it had some weird foam padding and the mattress was very uncomfortable. Plus there was a rule about not being able to bring your own alcohol on to the site. If you... More 

Thank gearhala
Indianapolis, Indiana
1 review
Reviewed 25 August 2016

two other stays were great last weekend we stayed in the cottage. very outdated toilet plugged because we didn't hold handle down long enough (maintenance). BLOOD on the fitted sheet!! blinds wouldn't work. no phone and no bathroom exhaust fan had to leave window open which anyone walking by could look in. Overall a terrible stay

Thank badmoonarisin2004
Hazelwood, Missouri
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 August 2016

I have been going to this resort annually for six yrs and always stay in the Beach House. I noticed last year a few things needed attention, but this year I was amazed at the decline. It is amazing how fast a place can go down when no one is watching. My biggest concern aside from the quickly declining aesthetics... More 

1 Thank JLO910
Round Lake, Illinois
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Just checked in. Very disappointed. "Historic" not in the good sense to say the least. Hotel and property very run down. Have a room on the 2nd floor. A bit of a hike from the parking lot to carry your bags. Pack light! Stairs narrow and the balcony flooring is rotting and patched. Very spongy. Asked if there was an... More 

1 Thank bwebr
Chicago, Illinois
1 review
Reviewed 16 August 2016

We booked this place specifically because we wanted to relax by a great pool. This is not the place. The pool looked filthy. It is about 10 feet from a highway. The "lake" is a scum filled pond. The "beach" compared to my cats litter box. And the rooms.... I have never seen a room with a full size bed... More 

Thank paulieb75
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33 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Nice little resort with a few small cottages and a main hotel building. We stayed in Cottage 405 which sleeps 4. It has a dorm refrigerator, small microwave and coffeemaker. The rooms are small with limited storage and us 3 ladies found it a bit cumbersome each morning when we were getting ready. But it's do-able. The rooms are nothing... More 

1 Thank Indiana2thebeach
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5 reviews
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I chose this place for an overnight with our kids. We got.marriwd there 10 years ago and decided to return for nostalgia. It has changed owners.since our wedding. They added a pool house with restrooms and a pond with a sand play area and a nice swing. Our room was simple- just the basics. The inn is... More 

Thank pepperzeppelin
Highland Park, Illinois
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95 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016

We booked this hotel on the recommendation of a relative. It was easy to find, and we had no trouble finding the front desk once we arrived (others mentioned this as an issue). Our room was not in the main building. It was fine, but might be a problem for someone with allergies as it was quite mildew smelling. The... More 

Thank R0cky3
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7 reviews
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

The first night we stayed in the older building. The room had a lot of character with the old tub and sink and original hardwood floors. It was very roomy. The 2nd night we stayed in the more modern building and it was also nice. Both rooms had old bubble screen tv's which we thought was odd.

Thank Mark M
1 review
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Had a great stay with my kids this weekend. Super helpful staff, super clean rooms-the sheets and linens smelled better than home! We had time to swim and play in the pool (very thoughtful to have fluffy beach towels waiting for us), nine year old son loved playing chess on the supersized set, hung out in hammocks and ate at... More 

Thank Katherine K

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are proud to announce the return of the Sun 'n Sand Resort to South Haven Michigan! Truly a "blast from the past" - our historic property features clean and comfortable accommodations at a great value! Our resort has a variety of 31 guest rooms and plenty of activities for the entire family. Sun 'n Sand features a brand new saltwater pool, a pond with waterfall, firepits, other outdoor games, and a walking trail. We offer the perfect setting for weddings, family reunions, or group getaways! All so close to all that South Haven has to offer - fabulous beaches, quaint shopping, Kal-Haven trail, wonderful museums, boat rides on the Friends Good Will and the new riverlaunch Lindy Lou - and so many fun events and festivals! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sun n Sand Resort

Address: 176 Blue Star Hwy, South Haven, MI 49090-8610 (Formerly South Haven Inn & Suites)
Region: United States > Michigan > Van Buren County > South Haven
Number of rooms: 31
Also Known As:
Sun n Sand Hotel South Haven
South Haven Hotel
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“Book the second floor if you dislike people above you walking around....we were happy on the first floor.”
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“Beach room, pond side”
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