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Drifting Sands

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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good24%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“ocean front”(49 reviews)
“oceanfront room”(12 reviews)
“room was clean”(16 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I had a last minute invite to an outing on LBI. Stayed on August 1st. This was the only decent available spot on such short notice. Staff was very accommodating and for my purposes as a solo male traveler the room was fine. A bit...More

Thank dnpbonds
Response from Anne L, General Manager at Drifting SandsResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review. We appreciate your feedback.

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I found this place to be awesome for my family. We had a view of the beach with a balcony. So many hours were spent on beach or on the balcony. I found it quiet and quite relaxing. The first day my 5 year old...More

Thank deanodee96
Response from Anne L, General Manager at Drifting SandsResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your review! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Rachel is truly one of a kind and we are truly lucky to have her on our team! (Roscoe, too!) We look forward to welcoming you back to Drifting Sands...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My two sisters and I booked this hotel for a nice relaxing beach weekend for two nights. Our excitement immediately slipped a few notches when we checked into our "ocean breeze" room. No closet, but there was a rod stretched over the refrigerator and you...More

1  Thank b00kw0rm2014
Response from Anne L, General Manager at Drifting SandsResponded 5 days ago

On behalf of the entire Drifting Sands team, please accept my apologies for the inconvenience that you experienced. In an effort to restore your faith in our facility and service, please contact the hotel directly so that we may discuss the matter and resolve it...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is falling apart at the seams. I was these July 28th, 29th and 30th, $300 a night for a abysmal motel. So disappointing... Our other friends room had so many fruit flies they had to move. I know its LBI but how do...More

1  Thank Chris D
Response from Anne L, General Manager at Drifting SandsResponded 6 days ago

On behalf of the entire Drifting Sands team, please accept my apologies for the inconvenience that you experienced. In an effort to restore your faith in our facility and service, please contact the hotel directly so that we may discuss the matter and resolve it...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked an Oceanfront 1st floor room at this hotel, expecting to sit on the balcony and watching the ocean. The one problem with this idea is that the first floor ocean front rooms face a high sand dune. If you are tall enough and...More

1  Thank SCRedOne
Response from Anne L, General Manager at Drifting SandsResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your feedback. Please know that we continually strive to provide the utmost service to our guests. Your comments are taken very seriously and every effort will be made to remedy this issue.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$150 - US$400 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$150 - US$400 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room & Suite (27)
Pool & Beach (7)
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pwynne2017
16 May 2018|
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Response from jontomsam |
There is no restaurant on the premises. You will have to walk about 5-10 minutes north or south to get to something that early.
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amyfetterman
11 March 2018|
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I think the buildings that face the parking lot take smallish dogs. I saw a corgi in those buildings a few years ago.
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Room Tips
"My room had a stove and fridge with breakfast nook. Probably good for families."
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"stay in one of the rooms in the main building and try to see it first."
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"Dont go, stay away..."
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"Stayed in room 241 in the new building which has a partial ocean view, but they advertised it as ocean view..."
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