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    Golden Sands

    1211 Lake Park Blvd S, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-5522
    (910) 506-3464
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    Room & Suite (256)
    Pool & Beach (37)
    • Excellent53%
    • Very good36%
    • Average8%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “tiki bar” (124 reviews)
    “split room” (11 reviews)
    “indoor pool” (37 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Fitness centre
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 431 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We called on Thursday night and were able to get a room for Friday & Saturday night. We haven't been to Carolina Beach in years and had no idea where to stay but the reviews drew us to this place. It was very clean and...More

    Thank jth_nc
    Response from goldensandsmotel, Front Office Manager at Golden SandsResponded 2 weeks ago

    We thank you for choosing to stay with us. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and that our staff was able to be helpful for you. We hope you will decide to stay with us again for your future visits to Carolina Beach.

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    My girlfriend and I celebrated our birthday's here Labor Day weekend. We were not disappointed. We had been here last year so we decided to come back and it was just as good. The staff is very friendly and all requests were granted with in...More

    Thank tignlu
    Response from goldensandsmotel, General Manager at Golden SandsResponded 3 weeks ago

    So happy you came back to see us and for letting us be a part of your special day. We do have great views from our rooms private balconies.We hope to see you again in the near future

    Reviewed 29 August 2017

    If you want valet parking and room service, this is not your place. If you want a nice, clean, quiet place to rejuvenate, this is it! As with all family beaches, everything shuts down earlier than commercial beaches, like Myrtle Beach. All rooms are ocean...More

    Thank Kris K
    Response from goldensandsmotel, General Manager at Golden SandsResponded 3 September 2017

    Thank you for your stay and we are glad you enjoyed the great view of the ocean.We do take pride in living on a great family beach.

    Reviewed 28 August 2017

    We had such a wonderful experience! The beds were so comfy, the views were absolutely amazing! The attached bar/restaurant was so convenient and delicious!Our next trip here I will certainly be booking here. I can't wait to go back to this hidden gem!More

    Thank Marybeth K
    Response from goldensandsmotel, General Manager at Golden SandsResponded 3 September 2017

    So happy you had a great stay and glad you enjoyed the beds as we have just recently replaced them all.Alot of our quest do enjoy the fact that you don't have to drive off for eating and you can sit out overlooking the beach...More

    Reviewed 15 August 2017

    Weekend stay in this updated hotel room. Beds were comfortable and room had updated bathroom. Great view of the ocean with convenient access to it. Tiki bar and restaurant right there at hotel. Ample parking. Would definitely stay again.More

    1  Thank Deborah E
    Response from goldensandsmotel, General Manager at Golden SandsResponded 3 September 2017

    Thank you for noticing our updates to our bathrooms and the beds that we have recently replaced.As you said the restaurant and Tiki bar is great so you don't have to drive no where with the ocean here an outdoor pool,indoor pool and fitness room.Come...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Indoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$99 - US$201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Carolina Beach
    • #1 Family Hotel in Carolina Beach
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 115
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • North Carolina >
    • Carolina Beach
    • Also Known As
    • Golden Sands Carolina Beach
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    Questions & Answers
    9 June 2017|
    Response from goldensandsmotel | Property representative |
    A split room is where the beds are separated by a wall to give you a little more privacy and it has two TV'S
    6 June 2017|
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    Response from Mefarrior | Reviewed this property |
    Also see Winnerboats for sunset and moonlight cruise info. They do fishing and day tours as well. Looks fun. On Canal St. See Trip Advisor under things to do. We saw the evening trip getting ready to depart with fun music... More
    Jennifer E
    4 March 2017|
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    Response from birdCarolinaBeachNc | Property representative |
    You are looking straight out at the ocean
    Room Tips
    "We were on 4th floor, fantastic view. Cooler weather, so we just left the slider open any time we were in..."
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    "Ask for the newer building if possible. Last call is 9 at the tiki bar so be aware!!"
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    "Ocean views are best."
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    "Higher floors have a better view of the beach. Bldg 1203 does not have front doors opening to the outside. It..."
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