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First Group Margate Sands

Family-friendly Margate apartment with kitchen and balcony

  • Free WiFi and free parking
From
€47

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9.0.Superb.
  • It was amazing,the stuff were friendly and i loved the Entertainment. i won a hamper in…

    Mar 20, 2021

  • Was a guys trip away and was every bit of amazing. the venue was clean and the staff were…

    Oct 8, 2020

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Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Property uses a professional cleaning service
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Non-smoking
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 63 smoke-free apartments
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Near the beach
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free supervised kid's activities

Feel at home

  • Playground on site
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)
  • Kitchen
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Stovetop

What’s around

  • Margate Beach - 1 min walk
  • Hibiscus Mall Centre - 14 min walk
  • Ramsgate Beach - 2.6 mi / 4.1 km
  • Uvongo Beach - 2.7 mi / 4.4 km
  • Butterfly Valley Butterfly Farm - 3.2 mi / 5.2 km
  • Riverbend Crocodile Farm - 5.5 mi / 8.8 km

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Enter dates for 2 guests

  • Apartment, 3 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Sea View
  • Superior Apartment, 3 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Sea View

Location

  • Margate Beach - 1 min walk
  • Hibiscus Mall Centre - 14 min walk
  • Ramsgate Beach - 2.6 mi / 4.1 km

What’s around

Landmarks

  • Margate Beach - 1 min walk
  • Hibiscus Mall Centre - 14 min walk
  • Ramsgate Beach - 2.6 mi / 4.1 km
  • Uvongo Beach - 2.7 mi / 4.4 km
  • Butterfly Valley Butterfly Farm - 3.2 mi / 5.2 km
  • Riverbend Crocodile Farm - 5.5 mi / 8.8 km
  • Southbroom Golf Course - 6.7 mi / 10.8 km
  • Southbroom Beach - 7.2 mi / 11.6 km
  • San Lameer Golf Course - 8.2 mi / 13.2 km
  • Trafalgar Marine Protected Area - 8.4 mi / 13.5 km
  • Marina Beach - 8.9 mi / 14.3 km

Getting around

  • King Shaka Intl. Airport (DUR) - 102 min drive
  • Margate (MGH) - 10 min drive

At a glance

Size

  • 63 apartments

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2 PM-9 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.

Special check in instructions

There is no front desk at this property. Guests can access their accommodation through a private entrance.

Required at check in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)
  • Babysitting/childcare*

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See small print for additional details or extra charges

The manager

Speaks: English

At the property

Taking the kids?

  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)

Food and drink

  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Barbecue grills

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool
  • Tennis on site
  • Full-service spa
  • Fishing on site
  • Horse riding/rental on site
  • Playground on site
  • Racquetball/squash on site
  • Golfing nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Arcade/game room

Working away

  • One meeting room

Services

  • Laundry facilities
  • Hair salon
  • Wedding services

Facilities

  • Elevator
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • In-room accessibility

Languages Spoken

  • English

In the apartment

Home comforts

  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Iron/ironing board

Things to enjoy

  • Separate dining area
  • Number of living rooms
  • Balcony

Freshen up

  • Second bathroom
  • Bathtub only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • TV
  • Satellite TV channels
  • DVD player

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Dishwasher

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Spa

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the apartment's full-service spa, La Vita Spa. Services include hot stone massages, Swedish massages, facials, and body wraps. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy.

The spa is open daily.

Small print

Also known as

  • Margate Sands
  • First Group Margate Sands Apartment Margate
  • Margate Sands Apartment
  • Sands Margate
  • Sands Hotel Margate Kent
  • First Group Margate Sands Apartment
  • First Group Sands Apartment
  • First Group Sands
  • First Group Margate Sands Margate
  • First Group Margate Sands Apartment

Optional extras

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Policies

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning measures are currently in place.

The property is professionally cleaned, and disinfectant is used to clean the property.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs

  • Yes, First Group Margate Sands does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 2 PM - 9 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include The Waffle House (2.5 mi), Blue Lagoon (2.5 mi), and Crayfish Inn (2.6 mi).
  • Have fun with onsite activities like horseback riding and fishing, and practice your swing on the tennis courts. Additional recreation onsite includes racquetball/squash. Indulge in a treatment at the spa and enjoy a swim in the outdoor pool. First Group Margate Sands also has spa services and an arcade, as well as a picnic area and a garden.
9.0.Superb.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great

    Sham, 2 night family trip, Mar 12, 2020

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    Clean

    they need to improve on cleaning services I was disappointed

    Zamo, 2 night family trip, Mar 4, 2020

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  • 6.0.Good

    Noise

    Too noisy, both inside and outside the hotel premises.

    Prenusha, 2 night family trip, Feb 27, 2020

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  • 4.0.Fair

    unpleasant stay

    my stay was unpleasant...1. extremely noisy place could not sleep @all. complained to no avail. corridor tiles broken - led to tripping and unsafe in wet weather. No wifi as promised.

    Ajuree, 2 night family trip, Feb 27, 2020

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Brilliant!

    Muhammad WK, 4 night family trip, Dec 19, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Khanyo

    Had a fantastic experience during our stay... friendly & professional staff...clean premises!

    Khanyo, 2 night trip with friends, Sep 13, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Amazing accommodation. Ideally situated.

    1 night family trip, Aug 3, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    An awesome getaway

    Was amazing All staff was very accommodating good views

    Rakesh, 3 night family trip, Jun 14, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Amazing stay and front desk staff are extremely friendly and helpful. Ideally located.

    1 night family trip, Feb 16, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Perfect stay at Margate Beach

    It was amazing, I wish I stayed for longer than 1 night. Perfect location, the staff is very friendly and informative. They even sent an after sales email thanking me for the stay. We really had a good time and I would stay there and refer more people

    Nhlanhla Mavis, 1 night romance trip, Aug 18, 2018

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