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    Ocean Sands Resort

    1165 Resort Dr, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2E2, Canada
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    Overview
    • Excellent66%
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    “pool view” (8 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We come here every summer and have stayed at the other resorts on Resort Drive. They are all fine but this is our favorite. Also less expensive - paid less for amazing ocean view than a forest cabin at other nearby resort! So easy to...More

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    Thank Deanna C
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We enjoyed our stay very much. The unit had everything we needed and was very clean. We loved the ocean view and the easy elevator access to the beach. The pool was also very clean and a great temperature for lots of fun playing.

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    Thank Michael B
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Hi , Recently stayed at Ocean Sands with our grandchildren. Perfect spot for relaxing ,playing and taking short trips to other things to do up island.Beach is awesome!! Clean accomodations and very friendly staff.Stayed there before and am sure we will be going back. also...More

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    Thank lesobee
    Reviewed 14 August 2017

    We rented a two bedroom for myself my husband and our son and family from England. For us it couldn't have been better. In fact we are booking for our entire family (17 of us) for my husband and my 75th birthdays. Clean and incredibly...More

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    Thank jilli07
    Reviewed 13 August 2017

    amazing view, well equipped kitchen and living space, beds were really comfortable and the service was excellent. Darcy was extremely helpful and very nice! will definitely go back! the ocean was less than a 2 minute walk. nice family setting.

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    Thank francisco V
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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$139 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Spa Hotel in Parksville
    • #1 Top resorts Hotel in Parksville
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Parksville
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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    • Location
    • Canada >
    • British Columbia >
    • Vancouver Island >
    • Parksville
    • Also Known As
    • Ocean Sands Hotel Parksville ,
    • Ocean Sands Resort Parksville, Vancouver Island, Canada
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    Room & Suite (172)
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    Dining (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (63)
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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.
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    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.
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    4 April 2016|
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    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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    "We stayed in #25 and had a very good view of the water and close to the pool and hot tub."
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    "The oceanfront units have spectacular views of the ocean and the tides as well as the colourful sunrise."
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    "Get a floor level suite if you have kids. There is a nice bbq patio and grass in front of most units."
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    "Suggest top floor of the ocean front condo (we were on the 2nd floor and our neighbours could be heard..."
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