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Sands Resort Hotel & Spa

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Winchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 August 2013

We can't recommend Sands Resort highly enough for families, especially those with young children and if, like us, the thought of managing various small child-related logistics whilst away is a bit daunting. The hotel itself is very very pleasant, maintained to an excellent standard, very clean. There were always plenty of staff around so there was never any problem finding...

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Hertfordshire, UK
Reviewed 31 July 2013

After the Great British Washout of 2012, where summer in the UK never turned up and was replaced by torrential downpours, I felt a little cool on the idea of a staycation again this year. We'd managed to go abroad in June but with some friends we decided to travel together to Newquay the following month. Virtually all other reviews...

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1Thank Ben W
Liverpool
Reviewed 29 July 2013

Having stayed in Sands in July I feel obliged to recommend it to any families with active young children. The range of activities & options for kids on site is superb ranging from mini golf, bouncy castles, football & tennis, indoor & outdoor pools, play areas, soft play and many more things I'm probably forgetting. The bar prices are reasonable...

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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2013

In all honesty I don't think Sands is quite as good as it should be for the prices charged. The hotel is in an outstanding location on the beach road just outside Newquay (15 min walk from Watergate Bay) so you forgive quite a lot for that. There are good facilities for younger children - mini golf, park etc. We...

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3Thank NorfolkDeb
Carlisle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 July 2013

This was our second visit to the Sands. After a great holiday last year we decided to return again. We had a great family room, really spacious and every thing we needed and more! The hotel has wonderful facilities for families. Our two children, 4 and 7 love the place and are spoilt for choice when it comes to things...

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1Thank Joanne123411
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 July 2013

We have recently returned from one week at the Sands. We had a wonderful time. Our children are boys aged 2 1/2 and 3. They loved the place. There were great playgrounds, which were never busy, one included a flying fox, which was a big hit. There were 2 swimming pools, one inside, which was large enough to do laps...

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Atherton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 July 2013

We stayed at the hotel for two weeks, after the third day we had already decided to book again for next year. It was one of the best family hotels we are ever likely to stay in. We were extremely lucky with the weather, which just added to the stay. The facilities for the children was incredible. Maze, adventure playground,...

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Stafford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 July 2013

It is a great Place to stay with a Family, it's got everything you need for the Kids. The rooms are out of this world with really great views onto the seafront. We would like to Thank all the staffs at the Sands Resort for making our stay with them great. Thanks again The Birchall Family

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Falmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 July 2013

This was our second trip to Sands and after the great experience first time round we came with the whole family. It was my Dad's 70th so there was 10 of us in total from 3 generations. we were very lucky that the weather was so nice and we were able to enjoy all of the amazing outdoor facilities. Having...

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London
Reviewed 24 July 2013

WOW, what a fabulous place if you have young children. I've chosen to break my stay down into the facilities used so I don't miss anything. Here goes: Our room - We booked a comfort family suite for us (2 ad and a 17m old baby). It was smashing. Loads of space and a proper cot for our son. I...

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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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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • 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: $161 - $296 (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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“Sea views over Porth beach are superb however the countryside to the rear is equally stunning”
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“Second Floor rooms have the best views.”
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