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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The location of the hotel is good if you are looking for a place near the beach, but far from Old San Juan. The rooms are overpriced, bad maintained and dirty. Our room didn't have windows, and no refrigerator. Staff was friendly, but definately not worth 100+$ a night. Would not recommend this place.

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Puerto Rico
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stay two night at the hotel from December 31, 2016 to January 2,2017, it is a nice hotel to stay just for a couple of nights, it is old but it was very clean, a/c work fine. the beach was just steps away, and restaurants are walking distance. staff is very friendly. i will stay if i have to...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My mother is diabetic and I also have meds which need to be refrigerated. This room was supposed to have a mini fridge per trip advisor. We were told this morning by Ivel(sp?) that we would have one today. We returned from our day trip about 8:30 pm and no fridge. Rafael was at front desk so we inquired about...

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1Thank Patricia F
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Reviewed 12 December 2016

The hotel is not like a 5 stars, however is very good if you are just looking to spend a few nights. The employees at the front desk and the rest of the employees are very customer oriented. The room was clean and accessible. Many restaurants that are walking distances. The only bad thing are the taxi drivers that literally...

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Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Service was really good. The employees at the front desk and the restaurant are really nice. The room was clean and spacious. They have a restaurant on site with good food and prices. That's a plus, only downfall is no parking, no pool. Will visit again.

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Maryland
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Sandy Beach is a half block from the beautiful sandy beach in Condado, PR. The location is great. The hotel itself was OK. There is a ramp to get in that was a little bit slippery especially since it was raining the first 2 days we were there. The room was a double with a very small but efficient bathroom....

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1Thank lovetovaykay
Portland, Maine
Reviewed 14 November 2016

This was an inexpensive budget hotel in the down town Condando area, not far from the Old City. Walking distance to the beach, bars casino and restaurants. Very practical plain bedrooms with a bathroom. Our twin room had refrigerators the double did not. It has a nice terrace on the roof top with lounge chairs and a view. There is...

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2Thank invisibletraveler
Christiansted, VI
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Spend only one night in San Juan on business. This place is perfect for the great price. Yes, it is somewhat old. But clean, cold A/C and a restaurant on property. Also, the beach is right next door. I recommend it!

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Bridgeton, New Jersey
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Went here to visit Puerto Rico, a friend, and to see METALLICA The hotel is small but with a personal feel. The staff was nice , the view on the roof is just what is showed on the website. The restaurant wasn't open during the week so I don't know how that was. But if you go around the corner...

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
Reviewed 24 October 2016

The room was supposed to be a full, but was really two twin beds pushed together, but the height of the beds wasn't the same. I woke up and saw a couple little bugs crawling on the ground. The restaurant next to the hotel was closed by 6pm on a Sat night. The room was tiny and there is a...

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  • Free Internet
  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about Sandy Beach Hotel

Address: 4 Condado Avenue | Condado, San Juan 00907, Puerto Rico (Formerly El Canario by the Sea)
Region: Caribbean > Puerto Rico > San Juan
Price Range: $142 - $171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Sandy Beach Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
El Canario By The Sea
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#10 On the Beach Hotel in San Juan
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“any room is ok”
 of 5 bubbles boricua312, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Try not to stay on the first floor, it is quite noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles Vpoopsy, 18 Mar 2016 | Read review
“steps from the beach”
 of 5 bubbles sarahelizabeth000, 3 Mar 2016 | Read review
“we had two different rooms. One on each side of the hotel. I would say the beach side was a bit more quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Mscampperson, 23 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Do not get a room on the ground floor - either 2nd or 3rd floor better”
 of 5 bubbles KateC555, 26 Jan 2016 | Read review
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