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Ocean Sands Resort

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1165 Resort Dr, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2E2 Canada See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were warmly greeted. The room was clean and the gas fireplace made it really pleasant. Being right on the beach was a real plus. We enjoyed a nice long walk to Rathtrevor provincial park. It was a great fall get away!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful view from our condo. We chose one that was ocean front with full ocean view. The unit was a little worn, but who cares? The spectacular view more than makes up for it. You can walk along the sand at low tide as well....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a lovely beach front unit suitable for all family groups. the unit was nice and clean and easy to get to. the check in was good and very friendly. they had lovely gardens and a nice outdoor area with BBQ

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited Ocean Sands with two friends last weekend. We rented a 1-bedroom suite and the adjoining studio suite (310 & 310A). It was perfect for us. We had an incredible ocean view and were steps away from the beach. When the tide is out,...More

Thank Dee L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Check with manager what suite you are getting. Have them describe it to you thoroughly? Really this place should just be a bedroom suite. The "kitchen" was a joke. One of the elements was always on; possibly electrical malfunction, still dangerous. The microwave is located...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Price range
US$99 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Parksville
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Parksville
#3 Spa Hotel in Parksville
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$99 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Parksville
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Parksville
#3 Spa Hotel in Parksville
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Traveller (109)
Room & Suite (182)
Pool & Beach (33)
Dining (4)
Amenities (12)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Fariba K
21 February 2017|
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Response from Martina C | Reviewed this property |
You should be able to depending on availability. We were on the main floor in a 2 bed facing the pool. No one was above us so we heard nothing.
Eunice K
5 October 2016|
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Response from Jimmy K | Reviewed this property |
We saw many live clams partially protruding from the sand.
4 April 2016|
Response from deganwy | Reviewed this property |
no grocery stores within walking distance. No shuttle that we know of. Ocean sands is approx 20 min drive from ferry terminal. As ex Brits, we had no difficulty with the driving on the other side of the road. you might want... More
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"Choose an ocean view room. You won't want to miss it."
2 weeks ago
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"Definitely go for the ocean front suites. The unobstructed view is spectacular, and the beach is incredible."
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"We stayed in a two bedroom suite that accommodated family members that joined us."
5 weeks ago
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"Gut it. Bring it up to date. Install washer and dryer etc..."
9 Sep 2018
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