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Golden Sands Holiday Park Rhyl
Reviewed 24 July 2014

Stayed for 4nts in july with two children aged 5&7. We have never been in a caravan and our 1st impression of the park was Wow. We had booked a silver and didnt no what to expect. Our first thought was OMG this is georgous. Are we in the right caravan??? We felt right at home straight away, we were in F5. The kids loved the arcades and soft play. The meals and drinks in the sandpiper were spot on. The entertainment was great. Location was excellent, asda was a lovely 10 min walk along the promonade. The kids enjoyed the fair. Me and my partner had such a relaxing stay we have given up on foreign holidays, as golden sands is just what we are after. Thanks to Zoe and Michelle for assisting us with our next holiday in august for 2 weeks. We are even considering renting or buying our own caravan on golden sands. Thanks again. See u soon :)

  • Stayed: July 2014
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1  Thank stockport2011
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GoldenSandsRhyl, Manager at Golden Sands Holiday Park Rhyl, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2014

Dear Stockport2011,

What a lovely review to read, that you loved it so much you're even contemplating ownership. We certainly love it here (although we are biased) so its lovely to read such love for the park when holidaymakers and Owners love it as much too!
So countdown to the next 2 week holiday then? We look forward to you returning and having an even better time than last! :0)

Thanks for taking the time to write a review, we appreciate no one has to and whether positve or negative every comment is read and all are taken on board and feedback to the team.

With kindest regards, we'll see you again soon!

The Golden Sands Team

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Reviewed 19 July 2014

We have just returned home off our week away at this park and would recommend it . We found on arrival reception staff who were very helpful and pleasant and this could be said of all of the staff we met. Our grandsons enjoyed the children's club and the baths. We stayed in C3 a lovely spacious caravan close to the beach and entertainment complex. The site is well kept and clean and the children's play area is great. Will certainly visit again.

Stayed: July 2014, travelled with family
1  Thank Graham T
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GoldenSandsRhyl, Manager at Golden Sands Holiday Park Rhyl, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2014

Dear Graham T,

Thanks for taking the time to review your stay with us. Its great to read you and your family had a great stay, we'll be sure to pass on your positive comments to the team.
Hopefully we will see you all back at the park again soon!

Kindest regards,

The Golden Sands Team

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Reviewed 19 July 2014 via mobile

I love Golden Sands Rhyl.

I usually go twice a year here through the Sun Holidays, although it's still very good value for money if you book direct!

It's fantastic. The caravans are beautiful - sparkling clean, great amenities and big! They have a flat screen tv which usually has a DVD player and so much lounge space. Only thing I would say is if you go in a standard caravan they may not have heating, and in winter months will be FREEZING so take a few portable heaters, you can get them cheap enough. The location of the caravans is amazing, right next to the pretty beach!

The location of the campsite is good too, 2mins away from a huge asda so you can stock up.

Rhyl itself is disappointing as it's so run down and not much there, but we enjoy the bingo, cinema and cafes. Avoid the nightlife in the centre of Rhyl it is horrific I've never seen such rough people.

But on the other hand - you don't need to go to entertainment anywhere else as the entertainment at Golden Sands is really good, especially on a weekend (Fri and Sat). We are a couple (both 23 and no kids) and it's a good laugh. We've also been here with friends the same age and had such good fun. Drinks are reasonably priced and the entertainment is good for the whole family. They seem to do real good for the kids and then the adult entertainment is cheesy but fun.

The food here is good value for money and nice.

Staff are helpful too. Only ever had 1 problem ever here when our hot water broke but they have 24/7 handy men - who couldn't fix it but they moved us caravans!

Is highly recommend Golden Sands - especially to families. It's fantastic and so cheap to go.

I also forgot to mention it is amazing for visiting beautiful north Wales - Welsh Mountain Zoo, Llandudno and Snowdon all drive able!

  • Stayed: March 2014
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GoldenSandsRhyl, Manager at Golden Sands Holiday Park Rhyl, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2014

Dear Amybroadbent,

Many thanks for your review, its so lovely to read that you love it here as much as we do and continue to come back time and time again. We're sorry you had to endure the cold water but glad that our team were able to sort this out for you quickly.
We look forward to you coming back and having many more holidays with us and exploring the local area too!

With kindest regards,

The Golden Sands Team

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Reviewed 15 July 2014

Just got back from our 3rd visit to the park we always book two caravans as daughter and son and lots of grandkids come also.its the first time we have been placed on Beech fields daughter had BF29 which was very spacious and clean, for a bronze caravan it was very good. We were allocated BF4 when we got to the unit well what could I say,we thought we had been given the wrong van for a bronze ,it had a range cooker '3piece suite ,patio doors and was very nice and spacious really made our holiday.Just one complaint about it the lounge area had been wallpapered and this was coming off in quite a few places if this was stuck down the van would be excellent.Park still as good and clean, staff excellent customer service very good especially Michelle in reception Shane Carly and the other gold star team.We have booked to come again on the 13th sept for 7nights withe my mum and dad as its her 70th birthday and there wedding anniversary it is a surprise for them and can't wait for them to enjoy or park .Hoping to get same caravan again BF 4 again .see you all soon

Stayed: July 2014, travelled with family
Thank Amber W
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GoldenSandsRhyl, Manager at Golden Sands Holiday Park Rhyl, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2014

Dear Amber W,

Many thanks for your review, its great to read you and your family had a great stay and wonderful that you have a repeat booking with us in September with your parents and the double celebration. I'm sure they'll too have a great time.

We look forward to you coming back in September.

Kindest regards,

The Golden Sands Team

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Reviewed 12 July 2014

Just got back from a weeks stay.the park and the facilities are the best by far we have experienced whilst staying on a caravan site.the staff were pleasant.the acts on stage were really good,all were good performers with good singing voices.the campsite was spotless and had nice displays of hanging baskets and flowered borders.the bar had drink offers,was well stocked and was well staffed.the chippy though is a hidden gem with a great simple choices and the chips we had were proper chippy chips and not frozen.everyone who worked on the site seemed to enjoy working there.a lot of thought and investment has gone into this camp.nice to see there are no charges on the cash machines.we will be back and hopefully soon

  • Stayed: July 2014, travelled with family
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1  Thank Robert R
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GoldenSandsRhyl, Manager at Golden Sands Holiday Park Rhyl, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2014

Dear Robert R,

Many thanks for your review, its great to read you had a great stay with us and loved all the areas of the Park.

We too hope you get to return to us very soon.

Kindest regards,

The Golden Sands Team

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Reviewed 12 July 2014

My family & I have been owners on the site for under a year. Overall we are very happy with the site & the facility's & it's great location next to the beach.
There are just a couple of minor things that could be improved.
Firstly the lack of cameras, especially on the beechfields site. I know from other owners there has been concerns of people lurking around late at night & other incidents.
Secondly the lifeguard, or should I say the misery at the pool, has on every occasion we have been to the pool with our children constantly told us off for every little thing the kids did. We were not the only family she seemed to be 'telling off' either. The last visit to the pool resulted in us leaving after 15 minutes as I was on edge with her constant looking over us & even trying to tell us how we should be showing one of our children to swim. We are there for a good time, not to feel like we're being watched over. I know there are rules, which we follow, but she is just over the top!
I also feel that the site would benefit from maybe a play area or football nets on the open grass area closer to the back of the site.


  • Stayed: June 2014
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2  Thank Mrsp00
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GoldenSandsRhyl, Manager at Golden Sands Holiday Park Rhyl, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2014

Dear MrsP00,

Many thanks for your review and for the feedback you have provided as an Owner on the Park. We're glad that you are enjoying your time on Park and hope you will have very many happy holidays in your holiday home with family and friends.

Your comments will be passed onto the General manager and we will be holding a managers forum in the next month or so, giving you the opportunity to feedback on the areas that concern you.

Kindest regards,

The Golden Sands Team

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Reviewed 7 July 2014

Just returned from a 3 day break here and got to comment and say it was well worth the visit. We go to these parks a few times a year for long weekends generally along north wales coast so have done the havens and few others but never here. Arrival I thought this may not be great as it is tucked away down a side road, then given a static miles from entertainment next to a train line with 2 young kids not what I expected. Went back to reception manager Kerry told her who straight away changed the caravan to one closer to site no issue at all.
Our caravan was gold standard, comfortable and clean more than enough equipment in kitchen lounge etc beds comfortable. Entertainment was good, standard sort of stuff but all done well and professionally better than a lot I've seen. The bar is ok size and not to pricey food is good too.
The best food option is Bombay buffet!next to site entrance, really good Indian food for Buffett style good quality and cheap for whats on offer we went twice as that impressed.

The site location is excellent with direct access to a great beach. There is then the beach pathway into towyn with all the fair etc which is good, it's worth buying the £10 all in bracelet for the fair for the kids. The towyn market on sat and Sunday is excellent too.

Overall I was really impressed, this site offers a lot excellent location. The site is clean and tidy and I had 1 issue when we arrived that was sorted no issue. We will go back, kids loved it and we enjoyed it too. I have paid a lot more for far worse.

Stayed: July 2014, travelled with family
5  Thank kielou08
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GoldenSandsRhyl, Manager at Golden Sands Holiday Park Rhyl, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2014

Dear kielou08,

Many thanks for your review. So glad that you and your family had a great stay with us and your feedback given on park was able to be actioned so that you continued to enjoy your break.

We look forward to you returning to us in the near future hopefully.

Kindest regards,

The Golden Sands Team

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Address: Golden Sands Holiday Park Foryd Road | Kinmel Bay, Rhyl LL18 5AR, Wales
Region: United Kingdom > Wales > North Wales > Denbighshire > Rhyl
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 4 Speciality Lodging in Rhyl
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Golden Sands Holiday Park Rhyl is a Caravan park which has been established for over 80 years. We invest heavily into the Park on an annual basis which enables us to provide top quality accommodation, facilities and service to you and your family ensuring that you have a 'Happy Holiday'. The choice of accommodation we have means there's something to suit all budgets throughout the year. We also offer caravan Ownership for those holidaymakers who just can't get enough, enabling them to return time and time again throughout the year with our 12 or 10 1/2 month licences to choose from! We have a strict policy in our Bar/Restaurant with no children under the age of 16 being unaccompanied by an adult. The same goes for our Swimming pool where no under 14 is allowed to enter the pool without adult supervision. These both enable safety and comfort for all guests. Golden Sands is the perfect location for exploring North Wales! ... more   less 
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