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Everett, Washington
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Room was Ok and relatively clean. Had easy beach access right out back slider and convenient dog areas. Slider door was extremely hard to open and close. A little over priced probably due to Seahawk week end with many product booths, food trucks and Seahawk moms etc. (No Seahawk players). Employees were nice and friendly. Had full kitchen. Bring hair...

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Tacoma, Washington
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Every time we stay here we enjoy it. May not be upscale hotel, but the rooms are larger then most other hotels. The staff are friendly and very helpful. Continental breakfast is good. If you stay in a junior suite on the second floor the view is pretty good.

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Olympia, Washington
Reviewed 24 March 2016

OK, so the Sands is an older property. And with that, there are some things that are beyond the owners control (thin walls, outdated architecture, rising heat on upper floors). But that said, the owners have gone out of their way to make the Sands a very comfortable, fun, and unique place to stay. The rooms (at least the one...

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2Thank mntneerjay
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Stay here as your last option! Oldest motel in Ocean Shores. Not cheap either. My junior suite was 140/night. I think It used to be 2 or 3 different motels that they made into 1 "resort". I stayed in the 2-story building. I've never stayed here before so I thought I would try it because they accept pets, but I...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

Went with family members we had at least 6 different rooms some of the heaters worked, and like ours turned it passed 80 and the room was freezing all night. Over heard a couple had to borrow a heater from the office to stay warm for The night. The continental breakfast was in the check in office which is not...

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Centralia, Washington
Reviewed 15 December 2015

I did not stay here. I bought gift certificates for my adult children for here. I chose this place because of good location, indoor and outdoor pool and accepts pets. The gift certificate came with stipulations like extra money if stay on weekends, which I told the kids. But when it came to using them, they could not stay on...

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Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

I have to admit that I was hesitant about staying here after reading the reviews, however, I took a chance & was pleased. I requested the 3rd floor, for the view. I also asked about Wi-Fi, it is only available in the lobby, not a big deal, I came here to disconnect & enjoy the water view. My room was...

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Bozeman
Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

It was kinda gross and hot and over priced for what you get. There is no wifi, tube TV is pixel, no ac, no window screens, phone was broken, bathroom door doesn't close and paid 119 a night. Good view of ocean though:) the management was good about putting us in another room that had working phone and a bathroom...

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Kennewick, Washington
Reviewed 17 August 2015

They had enough room for our family of 6, the rooms were clean, a bit dated. but when you have 2 small kids that's just fine because they weren't going to hurt anything! There only drawback was there was no AC, but they did have a fan that when placed in a good location and you opened up the back...

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Puyallup, Washington
Reviewed 13 August 2015

I should have read amenities better. I went there for the pool, hot tub and wifi only to find out the hot tub was so hot we could only stay a few minutes and could see why they were empty and the pools were not heated and too cold to swim more than a few minutes. The wifi is only...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Sands Resort has accommodations for groups and families of every budget, we offer a fun and easy getaway at an unbeatable value! Enjoy our breathtaking ocean views, take a relaxing sunset stroll along the beach, play in the indoor and outdoor pools, and unwind in our hot tubs. We offer pet friendly rooms and a free daily Continental Breakfast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Sands Resort

Address: 801 Ocean Shores Blvd NW, Ocean Shores, WA 98569
Region: United States > Washington > Ocean Shores
Price Range: $109 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Sands Resort 2.5*
Number of rooms: 152
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“Ocean front rooms are well worth it.”
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“Second floor junior suite has a balcony with a view.”
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“We had a room with a balcony facing the water. You cannot see the water well but you can hear and smell it. :)”
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“Ask to look at a room, or ask to stay in a newer remolded room.”
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