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On the beach
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available
  • Bar
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing

Explore the area

    Popular LocationDreamland5 min walk
    Popular LocationWestwood Cross Shopping Centre4 min drive
    Popular LocationWest Bay Beach5 min drive
    AirportManston (MSE-Kent Intl.)11 min drive

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About this area

Margate

Located on the beach, Sands Hotel is in Margate's Margate Old Town neighbourhood. While the natural beauty of Margate Beach and Botany Bay can be enjoyed by anyone, those looking for an activity can explore Royal St George's Golf Club. Dreamland and Wingham Wildlife Park are also worth visiting.
Visit our Margate travel guide
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Dreamland - 5 min walk
  • Westwood Cross Shopping Centre - 4 min drive
  • West Bay Beach - 5 min drive
  • Botany Bay - 5 min drive
  • Kingsgate Bay - 13 min drive

Getting around

  • Margate Station - 8 min walk
  • AirportLondon (LGW-Gatwick) - 84 min drive

Restaurants

  • Bay Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Buoy and Oyster - 3 min walk
  • The Greedy Cow - 3 min walk
  • The Curious Cupcake Cafe - 3 min walk
  • Proper Coffee House - 3 min walk

About this property

Sands Hotel

4-star hotel on the beach, near Margate Beach
A restaurant, a bar/lounge and a rooftop terrace are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, 24-hour room service, a meeting room and dry cleaning are on-site. All 20 rooms offer free WiFi, 24-hour room service and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include coffee/tea makers, free bottled water and safes.
Sands Hotel offers 20 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and complimentary bottles of water. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels and pay-per-view films.

Bathrooms include baths or showers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Limited on-site parking
  • On-site parking is wheelchair accessible
  • Off-site parking for GBP 6.00 per day; discounts available

Food and drink

  • English breakfast available for a fee 7:00 AM–9:30 AM on weekdays and 8:00 AM–10:30 AM on weekends: GBP 15 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • 1 meeting room

Outdoors

  • Beachfront location
  • Rooftop terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning

Bathroom

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Films for purchase

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child 5 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for English breakfast: GBP 15 per person (approximately)
  • Nearby parking fee: GBP 6.00 per day
  • Laundry fee: GBP 15.00 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash

We should mention

One child 5 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Property is also known as

Sands Hotel Margate
Sands Margate
Sands Hotel Margate, Kent
Sands Hotel Hotel
Sands Hotel Margate
Sands Hotel Hotel Margate

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Sands Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Sands Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Sands Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Sands Hotel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Sands Hotel?
Limited spots are available.
What time is check-in at Sands Hotel?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM - midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Sands Hotel?
Checkout is at 11:00 AM.
Where is Sands Hotel located?
Nestled on the beach, this Margate Old Town hotel is just steps away from Margate Museum and Margate Beach. Dreamland and Botany Bay are also within 3 miles (5 km). Margate Station is 8 minutes by foot.
4.6
Wonderful
5 - Excellent
118
4 - Good
34
3 - Okay
11
2 - Poor
3
1 - Terrible
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4.8/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.6/5

Amenities

4.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family and small children
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great staff lovely rooms amazing meals super location - best place in Margate hands down
Stayed 5 nights in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Can’t wait to go back again. Lovely hotel cocktails we’re great
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Beachfront views
Beachfront views. Walking distance from station and to main attractions. Central location. Friendly service
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2019

3/5 Okay

Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

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