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The Sandcastle

107 reviews
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Pool & Beach (4)
Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pizza oven”(16 reviews)
“the cottages”(14 reviews)
“pohara beach”(10 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Room Service
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Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Sandcastle is such a special spot. It has been created beautifully with care and love. The owner Steve is a jolly, friendly character that makes you feel very welcome. The community of people here are lovely and we had some great evenings hanging out...More

Thank Gem N
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a magical place where you feel totally at home. Its got so much character its own cute style to the place. The owner Steve is the loveliest man ever! He makes you feel so welcomed and will do anything to help you. He's...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very special place. This is our second visit, and of all those we have visited the one we're most likely to return to again. The whole ambience of The Sandcastle is friendly, welcoming and calming. There's nothing '5 star' in the traditional...More

Thank SamandBillsmum
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great stay at the Sandcastle in January. The hosts were super friendly and helpful and more than willing to impart their local knowledge. The setting is idyllic amongst trees in Pohara. Our children enjoyed playing ping pong in the hall and running...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A real gem of a place, booked for 1 night but stayed 3. A special energy and character about the place with Steve a wonderful host. Our 1 year old loved helping rolling out steves pizza dough for the outside pizza oven. Great value and...More

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Free Parking
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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US$71 - US$95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Details
Price range
US$71 - US$95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette
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"Any of them - they're all lovely"
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"All the cottages looked lovely to me !"
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"These are individual cabins, all about the same setting."
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"The units look like they are all similarly equipped and no one looks any better than another."
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