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Maldon, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2013

Clean but dated hotel in need of refurbishment but, at the price, you can't really complain. Staff were helpful and efficient. The room was large and comfortable, with a great view but definitely in need of a lick of paint. We enjoyed the diner. Great, traditional American food and a good breakfast.

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Davis, California
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10 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2013

The Sands is my inexpensive place to stay when I'm up for the night. It's an ok Hotel with very cheap drinks pretty good food for the price. The rooms are out dated but clean but some of the room has some amazing views. I'll give the Sands 2 and a half stars and I only stay there if I... More 

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Arlington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2013

We reserved rooms at the Sands because of the price. The rooms are okay for the price. However, a lot of the staff really aren't friendly, the elevators are slow or broken, and there was never more than 2 employees (which were slow paced) at the registration desk and the lines were very long. The housekeeping staff were friendly and... More 

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Citrus Heights
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33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2013

This was a clean room for a good price. Starting to see upgrades to this ageing hotel. The water was hot when you needed it. New carpeting and wallpaper in the hallways. New comfortable bedding. No resort fees.

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Vancouver
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103 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2013

I stayed here ONLY because of the price, which was about the lowest I've paid for a "name" hotel for four years, and four years ago, I stayed here. Reno has seen better days and so has this hotel. I get the feeling that, among the hotels that have already closed in town, this one is hanging on by a... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2013

This is my second time at the Sands and you get what you pay for at the Sands. So everybody quit your complaining. If you want premium Hotel then pay premium. The first time we got a room in a run down part of the hotel but it is what I expected. It was a place to sleep and that... More 

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Reno
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 May 2013

The price was great and the room was clean. They only cleaned my room once in my four night stay. There was no fridge, microwave and no phone book in the room. My sleep was poor, because the bed needed to be replaced.

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Reviewed 12 May 2013 via mobile

Two blocks away from main Reno.nice little hotel id say ask for the regency tower.nice little cafe there and mel's diner was great. I didn't try the buffet.and there's bingo in this hotel if u like bingo.my family liked this hotel and the price was just right ;-) if u want a good price and a good hotel id stay... More 

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St. George, Utah
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254 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2013 via mobile

Dated and used. room well appointed but three large spots on the carpet made me wonder where the filth ended. outside and inside showing lots years of use but little care. We will not stay here again and give the hotel a 1.5 rating.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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57 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2013

All we needed was an inexpensive, basic, clean room and that's what we got. I requested a non smoking room at time of reservation and we had no problems with smoke at all. Check in was not as smooth as it could have been since the lady behind the desk didn't seem to understand what "Prepaid" means and started arguing... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Terrible's Sands Regency offers over 800 guestrooms, including the largest standard guestrooms in downtown Reno, and 700 non-smoking rooms. All hotel guests receive valuable food, beverage, and gaming offers and much more. On-site amenities include salon, wedding chapel, flower shop and ski/bike rental shop. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Sands Regency Casino Hotel

Address: 345 N Arlington Ave, Reno, NV 89501
Region: United States > Nevada > Reno
Price Range: $43 - $134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Sands Regency Casino Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 836
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Also Known As:
The Sands Regency Hotel Reno
Regency Hotel Reno
Regency Hotel Sands
The Sands Regency Casino Hotel Reno, Nevada
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#10 Casino Hotel in Reno
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