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Sands Hotel

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The Sands Hotel in Maroubra offers the perfect 3.5 star (AAA Rated) accommodation base for exploring the wonderful Eastern Beaches of Sydney. We are like a friendly, first rate country motel and pub - only ours is just 20 minutes from both the centre of Sydney City and the airport! The Sands Hotel Motel consists of 15 rooms, all with free WIFI, ensuite, balcony, reverse-cycle air-conditioning, fridge, kettle, toaster, free tea and coffee, flat screen digital TV's (with over 20 channels to choose from) and daily servicing. Our Deluxe rooms are larger and are positioned to the quieter rear of the building, away from the street. Some Deluxe rooms are available with inter-connecting doors; ideal for large families (please call to check availability). All our rooms are on the first floor (up a short flight of stairs), with the Bistro, bar, function room and bottleshop on the ground floor. We are a friendly, family-run pub in the South Maroubra Shopping Village. We are community minded, and committed to providing a fun, safe and family friendly venue with great value meals from our Bistro, and well-maintained facilities in our motel and bar. There's ping-pong, darts, pool and arcade games, KENO, TAB and of course... really good beer.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-smoking hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Room features
Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Popular mentions
We stayed here for the 4 nights of the end of our holiday in Sydney and felt this hotel was quite a bargain and a better idea than the Hilton CBD we used at the beginning of our trip. The room was comfortable, having electric kettle, toaster, microwave and a refrigerator. The
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Property's Favourite Review
We took a group of teenage rugby girls to play in a comp. the rooms were clean, comfy beds, toaster, fridge, crockery & cutlery meant we could do our own brekkie. The staff were friendly helpful & relaxed. It is a pub with patrons drinking in the bar but we all felt very
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Response from Chris C, Manager at Sands Hotel
Responded 3 Dec 2018
You are so, so welcome. Thank you for the 5 star review! See you next time. :) Gina Hooper Licensee
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Overnight stay at Sands Hotel Maroubra on returning from overseas was a pleasant experience. Room spacious and bed very comfortable. Staff friendly and helpful. It is in a convenient position if you want a beach stay with convenient public transport access to the city.
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I was apprehensive about the hotel when we arrived but was pleasantly surprised after checking in. The hotel and our family room were clean and tidy, the staff are super friendly and helpful. There is a little shopping mall right next door, easy access to a city bus and the
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Response from Sandy S, Owner at Sands Hotel
Responded 4 Feb 2019
We're so glad you enjoyed your stay, and look forward to welcoming you back next time!
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Rooms are clean,comfortable and roomy. Staff very friendly/helpful and Bistro food was great. Bonus having a laundry to use whilst travelling and shops next door. Hotel is in great location, walking distance to Maroubra beach and short drives to others Plenty of free parking.
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Response from Chris C, General Manager at Sands Hotel
Responded 21 Jan 2019
Thank you so much for your kind words! We look forward to welcoming you back soon.
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"It is quiet at night, don't judge a book by its cover, give it a chance"
"rooms nearer stairwell are quieter"
"Book back room as I think it would be quieter"
"Walking distance to the beach and convenient to the Maroubra area South East of Sydney Airport about $28 Uber ride."
"Get one of the larger rooms - small one was tight for 3 people."
US$102 - US$126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
AustraliaNew South WalesGreater SydneyRandwickMaroubra
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