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Sandy Feet

117 E Saturn Ln, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7347
+1 956-459-2928
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A former high school English teacher, Lucinda "Sandy Feet" Wierenga invented the job of sandcastle instructor 30 years ago, and she has taught more people how to have fun on the beach than anyone else on the planet. Author of the best selling book "Sandcastles Made Simple," she is the owner of the (SPI) SandBox Inn - a guesthouse/sandcastle academy.
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117 E Saturn Ln, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7347
+1 956-459-2928
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Used Sandy Feet the first full day of vacation. Family learned how to really build sand castles. Worth the money. She let us borrow a bunch of tools for the week we were there at no extra charge. Very patient with younger builders. Helped build...More

Thank robert w
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We booked an hour lesson for our family of 4 with Sandy Feet. They were wonderful with communication and flexible enough to meet our scheduling needs. Emerson met us on the beach, close to our hotel prompt and friendly. He was knowledgeable, patient, and fun....More

Thank Dana P
spisandy, Owner at Sandy Feet, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thanks so much! Emerson is my nephew and I could not be prouder of what a good job he does with the lessons.:)

Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We took a lesson from Emerson. He arrived on time, was very patient with our 8 and 9 year old sons, and did a great job explaining how to build the sand castle. He showed us many different techniques and my family really enjoyed working...More

Thank Lauren D
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We had a great time with Lucinda and our sand castle lesson. She is such an artist and able to teach the craft in an entertaining way.

Thank Lowdown4u
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

This was by far the highlight of our family trip to South Padre Island. Emerson was fantastic at teaching is the basics of sand castle building. My husband and kids (21 and 15 yrs) had a blast as well. I highly recommend the extended session,...More

Thank Christina D
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Well worth the money. Sandy was great. She's been doing this for 30 years so this is a legit lesson, without all the costly tool kits. When you're done you'll be building your own castle light years ahead of where you were (with DIY tools)....More

Thank Jim C
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We booked a 1.5 hour session on July 18, 2017 in the afternoon for our 5 kids ages 6-12 and it was fantastic!!! He showed them techniques and helped them to build an amazing sand castle. The price was reasonable for the amount of time...More

1  Thank sagebrandon
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Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We had a class with Emerson and loved it. He was very patient with our 3 and 9 yr old. He took his time and explained everything for us rookies. I would definitely book with them again. The price was the best on the island...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 9 April 2017

I had the opportunity to spend time with Sandy Feet at SPI. She was generous, informative, and fun to be with. I had a great time. If your family or business group is looking for a fun, memorable, and instructive time at SPI, contact Sandy...More

1  Thank SandiCastles
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Such a unique to do for the family. We learned a ton and had a great time. Plenty of people stopped to check out what we had built. We learned so much and was impressed what you can create in just an hour. Highly recommend!

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