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1211 Lake Park Blvd S, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-5522 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews ocean grill split room indoor pool tiki bar and restaurant attached restaurant room was clean older building place to stay small balcony ocean view get away fridge and microwave beachfront hotel easy access to beach coffee maker wonderful hotel non smoking
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I loved staying here.The staff was very friendly and accommodations were clean and roomy. Every room has a view of the beautiful ocean. A short walk to an amazing beach and other restaurants. It was quiet, the views are gorgeous...and the food at the local...More

Thank Barbara Z
Response from goldensandsmotel, Front Office Manager at Golden SandsResponded 1 week ago

We thank you for choosing to stay with us and for allowing us to be a part of your vacation. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay and and that our staff was able to help make it an enjoyable one. We...More

Reviewed 24 October 2018

For just under $100/night got a king bed room with balcony and ocean view (available in all rooms) plus microwave and frig. Though it's rather a basic hotel in terms of niceties, it does have good amenities like indoor and outdoor pool, attached restaurant/bar, free...More

Thank Marannstar
Response from goldensandsmotel, Front Office Manager at Golden SandsResponded 1 week ago

We thank you for staying with us, we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and we hope you will choose to stay with us again.

Reviewed 18 October 2018

We booked this place, not having high expectations, but only because the other hotels were booked. The location is great--good beach access, and the Tiki Bar is right there. Only problem was, the Tiki Bar closed very early every day...what??? What is the point of...More

Thank Christy M
Response from goldensandsmotel, Front Office Manager at Golden SandsResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for staying with us. We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us. Unfortunately the Tiki Bar is not run by the hotel it has its own management so the hotel does not have any control over their...More

Reviewed 8 October 2018

First thing that was impressive is that I called and actually got to speak with a person instead of having to press 1 or speak my destination( I hate automated phone stuff). They did a great job accommodating my needs for a room. The place...More

Thank Tammie H
Response from goldensandsmotel, Front Office Manager at Golden SandsResponded 1 week ago

We thank you for choosing to stay with us and for allowing us to be a part of your vacation. We are happy that we where able to accommodate you and that our staff was able to help make your stay enjoyable. Our housekeeping staff...More

Reviewed 9 September 2018

I don't understand how a hotel that is so tired can charge the prices it does during the off-season. With the boardwalk closed and few restaurants available we left after one night and moved to a hotel in Wilmington.

Thank pax222
Response from goldensandsmotel, Front Office Manager at Golden SandsResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for staying with us. We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us we do our best to try to accommodate all of our guest but we do understand that we can not please everybody.

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See why so many travellers make Golden Sands their hotel of choice when visiting Carolina Beach. Providing an ideal mix of value, comfort and convenience, it offers a family-friendly setting with More an array of amenities designed for travellers like you. While staying at Golden Sands, visitors can check out Carolina Beach Fishing Pier (4.3 km), which is a popular Carolina Beach attraction. Rooms at Golden Sands include a flat screen TV, a refrigerator, and air conditioning, allowing you to rest and refresh with ease. In addition, as a valued Golden Sands guest, you can enjoy a pool and a restaurant that are provided on-site. Getting online is possible, as Golden Sands offers free wifi. Also, guests arriving by vehicle have access to free parking. When you’re feeling hungry, be sure to check out Shuckin Shack, Michael's Seafood Restaurant, and Cape Fear Boil Company, which are some seafood restaurants that are popular with locals and out-of-towners alike. There is no shortage of things to do in the area: explore popular natural history museums such as Federal Point History Center. At Golden Sands, your comfort and satisfaction come first, and they look forward to welcoming you to Carolina Beach. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair access
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
115
Price range
US$99 - US$123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Golden Sands Carolina Beach
Location
United States > North Carolina > Carolina Beach
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
115
Price range
US$99 - US$123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Golden Sands Carolina Beach
Location
United States > North Carolina > Carolina Beach
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Traveller (137)
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Questions & Answers
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Arvian
26 July 2018|
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Response from MisterBeach2012 | Reviewed this property |
It is family friendly. There are not too many 4 star resorts in the area. While this property has been there for many years it is well maintained. As far as accommodations at Carolina Beach goes, it is in the top 10%.
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donnasA8719AX
9 June 2017|
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Response from goldensandsmotel | Property representative |
A split room is where the beds are separated by a wall to give you a little more privacy and it has two TV'S
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faithlynetterz
6 June 2017|
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Response from Mefarrior | Reviewed this property |
Also see Winnerboats for sunset and moonlight cruise info. They do fishing and day tours as well. Looks fun. On Canal St. See Trip Advisor under things to do. We saw the evening trip getting ready to depart with fun music... More
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Room Tips
"Stayed on top level (732) for good ocean view but it did overlook sort of unsightly things below."
Marannstar
24 Oct 2018
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"Spring for the ocean front rooms 3rd floor and above in the annex."
helenc312
20 Aug 2018
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"We were in room 214 nice King bed with balcony."
rpvanroekel
19 Feb 2018
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"All rooms have ocean view but only 7 stories. I'd prefer the higher levels."
AnnMarieW40
14 Nov 2017
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