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Sandy Bay Guest House
Ranked #34 of 133 Bournemouth B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Skegness, United Kingdom
1 review
“Recommended stay”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2014

We received a lovely welcome even though it was very late at night. The hotel was lovely and clean, room was big and comfortable. Lovely breakfast and Howard was happy to show us on a map where we needed to go. They both were happy to have a chat without feeling rushed. We would definately stay here again.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2014

I've stayed in many b and bs of all kinds boutique, budget, spa hotels etc but there is something about this guest house that makes it special and no im not easily pleased.
The trip was to celebrate my fourth birthday with my partner and 5 friends. We had a lovely welcome and was shown our rooms and recommend somewhere to have lunch our rooms yes maybe not modern but were very clean and comfortable on speaking to Howard they have only been running here since September and plan to refurbish some rooms . Breakfast was plentiful and beautifully cooked so we were well set up for the day. One friend had a reaction to medication she was taking so the owners made a tea tray and toast and on the second day we asked them if they could call a doctor out we were all soooo impressed my friend could stay in her room until 1!!!!our bags they said could be kept in a room while we went for a walk on our check out day. Thank you again if your reading this.
Oh hang I forgot Howard offered to take my friend home who lived in the south east London how kind is that and he meant it.
So if the question was asked would we go back we really liked Bournemouth and wouldn't look for any other place to stay than here THANKS AGAIN FROM ALL SIX OF US.

  • Stayed May 2014, travelled with friends
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Nantwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2014

We received a very friendly welcome. This being a guest house rather than a hotel didn't have a hotel's facilities eg. guest lounge, bar etc. but we didn't expect it. The room was plenty large enough and clean. The complimentary breakfast was superb - full English with cafetiere coffee. Well worth staying at for a guest house

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled with family
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2014

Group of us stayed here for one night, the owners are so very much down to earth, friendly & so helpful. Rooms are lovely & clean & I will definitely be go back! I felt at home, I highly recommend this guest house & looking forward to my next stay. :)))

  • Stayed April 2014
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for 5 days and Howard and Sharon are very helpful and kind , the room was lovely , a BIG breakfast in the morning that sets u up for the day ,and its 5 mins from the shop's and 10 mins from the seafront ,in the near future will be going back again

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2014

We stayed in room 2 at the b and b for two nights. From the moment we arrived Howard the owner was very welcoming greeting us at the door and taking the time to point out restaurants and to the town centre as well as places to visit. The b and b is ideally situated within walking distance of both the town and sea front. The room and en suite were quite small but ideal for what we needed. The bed was very comfy. Breakfast was perfect and both owners very helpful. Guesthouse is highly recommended!!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2014

I stayed at Sandy Bay for two nights.

This Guest House is run by a genuinely nice family. They have every individual's interest at heart. The guest house is clean, homely and is in within walking distance of many attractions including the beach. There is also parking to the front of the guest house.

I plan to stay here again when I next visit Bournemouth.

If you are looking for a peaceful, friendly and keen priced please to stay, look no further. Some of my business partners had paid more and some even less but I heard them vent their disappointment having stayed elsewhere.

Well, I made the right choice.

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled on business
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Property: Sandy Bay Guest House
Address: 3 Westby Road | Bournemouth, Bournemouth BH5 1HA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Bournemouth
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #34 of 133 B&Bs / Inns in Bournemouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — Sandy Bay Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 5
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Sandy Bay offers Bed and Breakfast accommodation in a clean, friendly Guest House with five bedrooms and en-suite facilities. A warm and friendly welcome awaits you from Howard and Sharon, who can ensure a hospitable and comfortable stay, all year round. ... more   less 
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