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Overview
1501 Coastal Hwy, Fenwick Island, DE 19944-4422 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
2 Star accommodation
Reviews (67)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Let me just start by saying i never post reviews, but after staying at this motel, i felt compelled to do so. This place is a complete dump and i would never go back again. I'm still having nightmares about the place. Upon, entering the...More

Thank Stacy H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting The Sands again(3rd time)As per usual,the staff is friendly&accommodating:the location is awesome.The people that put negative reviews are self entitled&arrogant:this motel is Oceanside,pet friendly,with a nice pool AND reasonably priced.We have stayed at a motel in OC,that truly was a hole,with a horrible staff!If...More

Thank lisakaye291965
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The pictures on their site compares nothing to what it really looks.. I rented the king room 107 it was horrible ..the carpet was dirty and I'm closterphobic I couldnt shut the bathroom door because u have about a 2ft space to set.. Outside our...More

Thank Missy B
Reviewed 18 August 2018

We stayed one night as our house rental started Saturday, the bed had such a ditch in the middle I couldn’t stand it, the other bed in the room was better but the drop ceiling was sinking and stained with rain water but it was...More

Thank zj97
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I really enjoyed the location of this motel and it's pool. The pool was very clean, some tiles missing, but it's a very old place. I feel like they try to keep it clean, but they don't keep up with maintenance on the place. The...More

Thank Shannon R
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About
Description
Looking for a hotel that's clean, comfortable, and convenient? Well, you've found it. At The Sands Motel, you can walk just a few steps the pool or a few more to the pristine Fenwick Island beaches, With our ...More Oceanside location in Fenwick Island you have the best of both worlds the peace and quiet of the open beaches or with a short drive the hustle and bustle or either Ocean City, Md or Bethany Beach, De Boardwalks. Fenwick Island also has several fine eateries within walking distance to the Motel. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
33
Price range
US$54 - US$184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sands Motel Fenwick Island
Location
United States > Delaware > Fenwick Island
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Traveller (26)
Room & Suite (12)
Pool & Beach (5)
Dining (1)
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LScopel481
10 July 2017|
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Response from Randy R | Reviewed this property |
no this is a small room. the rooms are about 10x10 with a large dresser a table and two chairs and a small frig. so with a long bed it's a little tight.
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hekerstett
25 May 2017|
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Response from Jayson V | Property representative |
10 lbs and under $10.00 per day over 10 lbs $20.00 per day
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"Spend more money( this place was $179) and stay somewhere else"
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"check your rooms before you book - the two we saw were not acceptable"
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"I would bring your own blankets, I think their blankets are a bit scratchy."
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"All rooms are pretty equal"
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