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Oak Hills, California
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My recent trip to Boulder City was delightful. The room was comfortable, beautiful, newly renovated, and extremely clean. The owner was welcoming and helpful and freely offered advice on local eateries and places to visit. Check in and out was seamless. We will certainly be returning and will definitely be recommending to others. See you soon Sands Motel ... Thank...

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Jennifer R, Owner at Sands Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great feedback! We know you have many choices and we are so pleased that you stayed with us. We are working hard to make the Sands the first choice in Boulder City and we look forward to seeing you again in the future! Best Regards, Jennifer Motelbouldercity.com 702.293.2589

North Battleford
Reviewed 1 week ago

We flew into Las Vegas, rented a car, visited Grand Canyon , visited Phoenix and Yuma. On the second last night we didn't want to head into Las Vegas. We decided to check out Boulder City for accommodation. We discovered a wonderful place called "The Sands Motel" We were in a newly renovated room. It was beautiful!! It felt so...

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Jennifer R, Owner at Sands Motel, responded to this review

Thank you! We are thrilled that your enjoyed your stay! We are so happy that you chose our place and we hope you will return again in the future. Best Regards, Jennifer motelbouldercity.com 702 293-2589

Antigonish, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very pleasant lady checked us in and gave great info for where to eat. Room was newly renovated and spacious and comfortable bed. Great to have a mini-fridge and microwave. Also quiet which is nice in a motel. Would definitely stay again.

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Jennifer R, Owner at Sands Motel, responded to this review

WOW thanks for giving us great feedback! We are so grateful that you chose our little place in the sun and we appreciate you taking the time to give us a review. We look forward to serving you again in the future! Thank you! Jennifer motelbouldercity.com 702.334.9310

San Diego, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just visited the Sands again and we could not have been happier! We stayed before and this time the place is even better! We brought my inlaws and got 2 rooms. The rooms are beautiful and easily accessible for my aging parents.. we walked to all the local restaurants in the downtown area and were glad to be away...

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Jennifer R, Owner at Sands Motel, responded to this review

Hello and Thank you for visiting again! We are glad you enjoyed the new upgrades and we are so happy you returned. Please come and see us when you are in the area again! Best Regards, Jennifer motelbouldercity.com 702.334.9310

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I keep seeing quaint as a descriptive. The area is just that, quaint, beautiful & relaxing. The hotel is actually epic. For all the right reasons. I travel with my grandchildren, they love it here! I prefer small family run businesses, it's that personal touch that makes all the differences. The Keurig with assorted pods is an excellent touch. The...

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Jennifer R, Owner at Sands Motel, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for the wonderful feedback! We are so glad you enjoyed our motel and we thank you for choosing us when visiting the Hoover Dam! We look forward to seeing you in the future! Warm Regards, Jennifer motelbouldercity.com 702.293.2589

Heredia, Costa Rica
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I contacted the hotel with a very short notice and the lady owner that I don't recall her name, was very understandable and helpful all the time. She was even able to figure a way to let us check in very late (around 1 am). It's very close to the Dam and Grand Canyon West, if you...

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Jennifer R, Owner at Sands Motel, responded to this review

Wow thank you! We are so glad you chose us for your Hoover Dam and Grand Canyon trip! We value your input and strive to make the Sands the " first choice" in Boulder City! Please stop in when you are back in the area. Sincerely, Jennifer motelbouldercity.com 702.293.2589

Valencia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our stay at the Sands was great. Interior was clean and cute. It was way nicer than the casino we had stayed at on the strip! We never had any issues with the accommodations and highly recommend it to anyone.

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Jennifer R, Owner at Sands Motel, responded to this review

Thank you! We are working hard to make our little place in the sun a favorite and we truly appreciate the feedback! Hope to see you again in the future! Jennifer motelbouldercity.com 702.293.2589

Albany, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Based on the other reviews, we chose to stay here for a night in between visiting Zion National Park and checking out the Hoover Dam, and they were quite accurate. The mother of the owner who ran the front desk was friendly and helpful, and the newly renovated room was clean, comfortable and spacious. After the long day's drive, it...

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Jennifer R, Owner at Sands Motel, responded to this review

Hello! We are so appreciative of the wonderful feedback and we are thrilled that you enjoyed our place. Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback and we hope to serve you again in the future! Best regards, Jennifer motelbouldercity.com 702.293.2589

Yorktown, Indiana
Reviewed 14 January 2017

We stayed at the Sands Motel for two nights on a 30th Anniversary Getaway. First off, Boulder City is Awesome. I felt like I was in Radiator Springs in the Pixar/Disney movie Cars. Retro town, retro restaurants and wonderful retro motel. Beds were comfy. There is a lot of room. Just loved it. My only suggestion is that they need...

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Jennifer R, Owner at Sands Motel, responded to this review

Thank you! 30 years is awesome! And thank you for the feedback! Dryers are now in all rooms! We are so glad you chose us and we hope we will get a chance to serve you again in the future! Congrats and thank you! Jennifer motelbouldercity.com 702.293.2589

Elizabeth Lake, California
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Price was reasonable. The lady in the office was so nice and helpful! The room was very clean and well stocked with anything we needed. Would recommend the Sands Motel to anyone! The rooms were recently remodeled. We were visiting family, and it was close by.

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Jennifer R, Owner at Sands Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing us for your visit to Boulder city! We are thrilled that you enjoyed our place and we look forward to seeing you again in the future! Sincerely, Jennifer motelbouldercity.com 702.293.2589

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Closest Motel to Hoover Dam / Lake Mead - Located in the Heart of Historic Boulder City, this Mid Century Motel featuring Keurig Coffee makers and William Roam bath Amenities is walking distance to all the best restaurants and bars! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sands Motel

Address: 809 Nevada Highway, Boulder City, NV 89005
Region: United States > Nevada > Boulder City
Price Range: $112 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 26
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