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Widnes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We visit Blackpool each year to walk through the lights and have stayed in various Hotels/B&Bs and The Sands has been our most enjoyable to date :) location almost opposite the South Pier however there was no noise due to the excellent double glazing! Very friendly and informative greeting on arrival - directions to a secure carpark @ £5 for...

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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Had a great time at this b&b, lovely caring hosts, breakfast was superb, rooms clean and tidy, but chilly at night but had a great night sleep. Highly recommend, great place to stay and great location (5 minute walk from pleasure beach) south pier just across the road. Couldn't fault the place.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 October 2016

I spent the week in this hotel and the staff are very friendly. The hotel is spotless with lots of little extras in the room. The breakfast was amazing. On the water front facing the beach and right beside the pleasure beach so in a perfect location.

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed 2 night's at the sounds hotel visiting Blackpool to walk the big one. Moe made us feel very welcome from the moment we arrived. Location is by South pier which is ideal for all Blackpool attrations. Rooms were very clean and an excellent full breakfast each morning with very friendly and personal service. Excellent stay

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Poole, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 September 2016

The wife and I had the Luxury Suite overlooking the South Pier, great views both ways along the beach, nice and bright when you wake up, The owners and staff were great, breakfast was great, our stay was great. Will come again and recommend The Sands Hotel to others.

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thesandshotel, Owner at The Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your great comments about our hotel Peter, we really appreciate the time our guests take to leave reviews, hopefully see you again in the future. Regards Moe

Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

I spent an overnight stay at the sands hotel with friends. The room was a twin room back road facing. Very clean and lots of extras including some toiletries. Breakfast very nice and the staff very friendly. There is no parking but a large car park is in walking distance £10 for 24hours. The hotel was on the sea front...

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thesandshotel, Owner at The Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Kath, thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review of your stay with us, we really appreciate it, we are glad you had a great stay and hope to see you again in the near future, and just to let you know if you do plan to come back there is a cheaper car park...

Stockport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Second visit to the Sands. Happy with our stay last year so came back . Good position across from South pier. Near pleasure beach . Comfortable, clean, good Breakfast. Owners on hand - any queries. We had the family room on top floor . Amazing view but lots of stairs (obviously ) pack light suitcases !!! Recommend.

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thesandshotel, Owner at The Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Great to see you again Jean, glad you all had a good time, sorry about all the stairs lol hopefully see you again next year. :)

Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed here recently for 4 days and it has been the most comfortable and calm stay. Moe and Jimmy are so polite and friendly, as are the kitchen staff. I couldn't have stayed in a better place and the view from the family room is spot on. Big spacious rooms and so clean and tidy

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thesandshotel, Owner at The Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Angela, so pleased that you had such a nice stay, we aim to please.....Thank you for taking the time to leave your review, hope to see you all again in the near future.

Drogheda, Louth, Ireland
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We stayed at the Sands Hotel for 9 days with our four children in August 2016. The property is excellently located close to the Souith Pier, Pleasure Beach and Sandcastle waterpark. We stayed in the large family room on the top floor which was perfect for our needs. The hotel was spotless clean and the room had all of the...

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thesandshotel, Owner at The Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Andrew thank you so much for your fantastic review of your stay with us, we are so pleased that you all had a great time here in Blackpool and really appreciate our guests taking the time to leave reviews, we hope to see you all again in the future.

Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Nothing bad to say about this hotel... Fantastic, helpfull hosts, gorgeous breakfast, spotlessly clean, perfect location... Came here on a family holiday and couldn't ask for a better place, a really friendly, homely hotel. The lovely landlady Mo even tolerated my 8yr old son's constant talking with a smile on her face. Whatever you forget to bring you can get...

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about The Sands Hotel

Address: 485 Promenade, Blackpool FY4 1AZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Price Range: £47 - £72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“Try to get a room overlooking the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles PeteBorrett, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“front for sea view”
 of 5 bubbles stephenp329, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“For families select the big room on the top floor overloooking the pier”
 of 5 bubbles Kkna8730, 30 May 2016 | Read review
“sea view front rooms are best”
 of 5 bubbles 411jayneh, 3 Jan 2016 | Read review
“no lift, but great views out of window”
 of 5 bubbles 924tinae, 12 Oct 2015 | Read review
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