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Family Room (2 Adults + 1 Child), The Sandpiper in Saint Lucia Estuary
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a bedroom with a large bed and a large window, The Sandpiper in Saint Lucia Estuary

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9.4

Exceptional

332 reviews

332 reviews

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7.3

Very good

Location rating score

Very good location
Parking
FREE
Nearby landmarks
Hluhluwe Airport 41.9 km
Richards Bay Airport 51.2 km
Ulundi Airport 98.2 km
King Shaka International Airport 186.8 km
Pietermaritzburg Airport 242.0 km

The Sandpiper

17 Sandpiper Street, St Lucia, Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa, 3936 - See map

Conveniently situated in the St Lucia part of Saint Lucia Estuary, this property puts you close to attractions and interesting dining options.

Highlights

Sparkling clean

Top Value

Excellent room comfort & quality

Airport transfer

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

Announcements by hotel (1)
This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties. Please inform The Sandpiper in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation. In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property. Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result. In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary and other relevant information, during dates where such guidelines exist. Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures. Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas. Please note, arrivals after 18h00 have to be arranged with the property in advance.

Facilities

Airport transfer

Car park

Shuttle service

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

Swimming pool [outdoor]

Game room

Bicycles

Contactless check-in/out

Value for money7.3
Location rating7.3

Rooms available at The Sandpiper

Family Room (2 Adults + 1 Child)
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  • Room size: 28 m²/301 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 1 king bed and 1 sofa bed o...
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King or Twin Room
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  • Room size: 19 m²/205 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 1 king bed or 2 single beds
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Budget Room
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  • Room size: 15 m²/161 ft²
  • Shower
  • 2 single beds or 1 double b...
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Family Room (3 Adults + 1 Child)
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  • Room size: 34 m²/366 ft²
  • Shower
  • 1 king bed and 1 single bed...
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Double Bed One Bedroom Room Private BathRoom(Ground Floor)
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  • Room size: 19 m²/205 ft²
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Family Room
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  • Room size: 28 m²/301 ft²
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Family Room (3 Sleeper)
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  • Room size: 28 m²/301 ft²
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Family Room
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  • Room size: 34 m²/366 ft²
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Double Twin Room
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    2 Beds
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      Frequently asked questions

      What time is check-in and check-out at The Sandpiper?

      Check-in is from 02:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM. You may request early check-in or late check-out during booking, subject to availability. Guests checking in or out before or after the designated periods may be charged an additional fee.

      How do I get to The Sandpiper?

      The Sandpiper is easy to access from the airport. In fact, you can even book your airport transfer in advance for greater peace of mind. Just use the "Let us know what you need" section of the booking page to let the hotel know you want to book a ride, and they will contact you via the Agoda messaging service. A stay at The Sandpiper also comes with easy access to the neighborhoods around the hotel through the convenient shuttle service offered at the hotel. For those who wish to drive their own cars, The Sandpiper has a car park available for guests. Parking is free for guests. If you're looking for an easy way to get around Saint Lucia Estuary with private transportation, the hotel can arrange car rental for you.

      What is the smoking policy at The Sandpiper?

      The Sandpiper does not permit smoking in any of its rooms, but allows smoking in designated areas.

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      What people love about The Sandpiper

      • 10

        Exceptional

        "We enjoyed our stay very much."

        Robert

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        February 16, 2019

      • 10

        Exceptional
        Staff 

        "The place is super clean and all the staff very helpful."

        Robert

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        February 16, 2019

      Overall rating:

      9.4

      Exceptional
      332 reviews
      Cleanliness
      8.7
      Facilities
      6.7
      Location
      7.3
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      More about The Sandpiper

      More about The Sandpiper

      Set amidst a subtropical garden, The Sandpiper offers accommodation in St Lucia, neighboring the St Lucia Nature Reserve. The guest house offers a 10-meter long outdoor pool. Free WiFi is available. All rooms at The Sandpiper are air-conditioned and equipped with satellite TV, a small fridge, tea-and-coffee making facilities. A hair dryer and wall safe are available. Some of the rooms have a patio, overlooking the spacious garden, nature area and pool. Breakfast is served every morning and restaurants are within 10 minutes' walk. St Lucia is the gateway to the iSimangaliso Wetland Park, an UNESCO World Heritage Site. The property can help you organise activities in the surrounding area, such as hippo and crocodile boat tours, Big 5 Game safaris, night safaris, kayaking, horse riding, bird watching, Zulu culture tours, walking safaris, whale and turtle watching in season. King Shaka International Airport is 212 km away.

      Amenities and facilities
      Good
      Facilities

      6.7

      Languages spoken

      • English

      Outdoor

      • Bicycles

      Internet access

      • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
      • Internet services
      • Wi-Fi in public areas

      Things to do, ways to relax

      • Diving
      • Fishing
      • Game room
      • Garden
      • Hiking
      • Horseback riding
      • Snorkeling
      • Swimming pool [outdoor]
      • Tours

      Cleanliness and safety

      • Anti-viral cleaning products
      • Body thermometer
      • Cashless payment service
      • Doctor/nurse on call
      • First aid kit
      • Free face masks
      • Guest rooms seal after sanitization
      • Hand sanitizer
      • Hotel room service app
      • Hot water linen and laundry washing
      • Individually-wrapped food options
      • Physical distancing of at least 1 meter
      • Room sanitization opt-out available
      • Rooms sanitized between stays
      • Safe dining setup
      • Sanitized kitchen and tableware items
      • Shared stationery removed
      • Staff trained in safety protocol
      • Temperature check for guests and staff

      Dining, drinking, and snacking

      • Alternative meal arrangement
      • Room service

      Services and conveniences

      • Air conditioning in public area
      • Contactless check-in/out
      • Daily housekeeping
      • Elevator
      • Food delivery
      • Heating in public area
      • Invoice provided
      • Laundry service
      • Safety deposit boxes
      • Smoke-free property
      • Smoking area
      • Terrace

      For the kids

      • Family room

      Access

      • CCTV in common areas
      • CCTV outside property
      • Fire extinguisher
      • Non-smoking rooms
      • Pets allowed
      • Security [24-hour]

      Getting around

      • Airport transfer
      • Car park [free of charge]
      • Rental car
      • Shuttle service
      Location
      17 Sandpiper Street, St Lucia, Saint Lucia Estuary, South Africa, 3936
      Very good
      Location

      7.3

      Property policies
      Children and extra beds

      Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose. Please check the individual room capacity for more details.

      All children are welcome.

      Others
      • When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
      Some helpful facts

      Check-in/Check-out

      • Check-in from14:00
      • Check-in until18:00
      • Check-out from08:00
      • Check-out until10:00
      Property announcements

      This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties. Please inform The Sandpiper in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation. In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property. Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result. In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary and other relevant information, during dates where such guidelines exist. Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures. Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas. Please note, arrivals after 18h00 have to be arranged with the property in advance.

      Reviews of The Sandpiper from real guests

      Provided by verified guests of Agoda
      7.7
      /
      10
      Very good
      Cleanliness8.7
      Facilities6.7
      Location7.3
      Service8.7
      Value for money7.3
      High score for Saint Lucia Estuary
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      6-7 Good (0)
      <6 Below Expectation (1)
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      10.0
      Exceptional
      Robert from Czech Republic
      Group
      King or Twin Room
      Stayed 2 nights in February 2019

      Great place to stay!”

      We enjoyed our stay very much. The place is super clean and all the staff very helpful. Thank you very much!

      Reviewed February 17, 2019

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      3.6
      cedric from France
      Couple
      King or Twin Room
      Stayed 1 night in October 2018

      Acceptable”

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      Reviewed November 27, 2018

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      9.6
      Exceptional
      Michael from Germany
      Couple
      Budget Room
      Stayed 4 nights in May 2017

      Best B&B ever”

      Everybody was very friendly and helpful. We got perfect information about tours. The location is superb.

      Reviewed September 06, 2017

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