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Pacific Sands Beach Resort

#5 of 16 Hotels in Tofino
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeadersPlatinum level
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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West Vancouver, B.C.
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was our annual trip to Tofino, but the first time staying at Pacific Sands. There are a lot of good things to say about this resort. First the staff were fantastic. And the view (stayed ground level in a 2 bedroom lodge suite). The addition of the Surfside Grill was great because I would have been disappointed to not...

Thank Travelbug1967_8
Red Deer, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Shed a tear as I left this spot. We stayed in a beachfront suite. We woke every morning to the waves crashing and surfers outside our window. What a fantastic spot. Tried out surfside grill for their smoked salmon breakfast sandwiches Phenomenal. We will be back Pacific Sands!!!

Thank JenniferS92
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was our second time staying at Pacific Sands and we loved it even more than the first time. The rooms are spacious and spotlessly clean (even under the furniture) and the staff are friendly and welcoming. The kitchen was very well stocked and I loved having in-suite laundry in the beach house. I was also amazed that even when...

Thank Jennifer H
Markus M, Guest Relations Manager at Pacific Sands Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Jennifer, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience with Pacific Sands. Thank you for the great feedback, it is always great to hear that we've exceeded your expectations. The beach houses can definitely feel like a home away from home, and we try our best to have them stocked with everything you could ever need....

Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed in the lodge (first floor) and the view was spectacular. My room's living room area was facing the bay front which was really pretty. Full kitchen amenities and appliances available for long-term staying. There was a fireplace too which was nice considering I am afraid of the cold lol. Bathroom was extremely spacious with a nice, reasonably sized...

Thank reginahnah
Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place. Our third time. Steps from the fabulous beach. They have added a restaurant this year and more suites are under construction. Spent the day watching the Surfers of Cox Bay. Will return in the fall for more beach fun!

Thank Heather M
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is so very nice, we completely enjoyed our stay there. The room was spacious and had a wonderful view of the beach and surf. We enjoyed the beach walk through the rain-forest to some breathtaking views of the ocean and were glad that slickers were provided in the room as it was quite wet. Tofino is a gorgeous...

Thank VinPrincess
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love Pacific Sands. I've stayed there 4 times and am already looking forward to my next trip back. We stayed in a beachfront unit with one bedroom. It has been recently renovated with new laminate flooring, kitchen and bathroom. Everything was clean and they provide you with everything you need to be comfortable. We especially appreciate the dog friendliness...

Thank Daniele P
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We couldn't believe what a great vacation we had while staying here last fall. It was our first vacation with our 3 month old at the time. We stayed in a two bedroom unit with hot tub and it was perfect. They have thought of absolutely everything. The unit was stocked with everything you could need other than food and...

Thank Sarah G
Markus M, Guest Relations Manager at Pacific Sands Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sarah G, Thank you for taking the time to share you recent experience with Pacific Sands, and thank you for the great review! It sounds like you stayed in one of our Signature Hot Tub Suites. What a treat! They are fully equipped with everything you would ever need to enjoy your stay. Our property is very pet-friendly and...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have two very young children and this was our first family getaway. We rented the 2 bedroom suite for 2 nights and really don't have much to complain about. The view was awesome. The room itself was a bit dated but very clean and well stocked. The staff were friendly and helpful. We will definitely be back and absolutely...

Thank Trish B
Kelowna, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have now stayed at this resort 3 times I absolutely love love this place. We stayed here over the Easter weekend with our two small grandchildren and their parents, we had a beach house and it was perfect for all of us. It was our children's first time to the ocean and the staff here were awesome!! From the...

Thank Mary P
Markus M, Guest Relations Manager at Pacific Sands Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mary P, Thank you for the kind review and your continued loyalty! We're thrilled to hear that your entire family enjoyed the stay with us during the Easter Long Weekend. The first time seeing the Pacific Ocean can be quite a monumental event, we're happy we got be a part of this for your grandchildren. You could spend hours...

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GreenLeadersPlatinum level
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Pacific Sands Beach Resort is located on 41 pristine acres of property and 2500 feet of ocean front on Cox Bay. Adjacent to the Pacific Rim National Park all suites and Luxury Beach Houses offer spectacular ocean or beach front views, mesmerizing sunsets and breathtaking storm watching. A walk to Pettinger Point is a must. Enjoy unrivaled culinary splendors at one of Tofino's many restaurants. Adventure tours of the Clayoquot Sound, beach combing and surfing are the most popular activities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pacific Sands Beach Resort

Address: 1421 Pacific Rim Hwy. | Box 237, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Clayoquot Sound > Tofino
Price Range: ₹ 13,285 - ₹ 41,345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Pacific Sands Beach Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 77
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Also Known As:
Pacific Sands Beach Hotel Tofino
Pacific Sands Beach Tofino
Pacific Sands Beach Resort Tofino, Vancouver Island
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Tofino
#3 Green Hotel in Tofino
#4 Family Hotel in Tofino
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Tofino
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“Spend a little more to get a beach house. Ask about mid-week specials.”
JenniferH968, 19 May 2017 | Read review
“For lodges best to get 2nd floor and above to get more privacy”
reginahnah, 19 May 2017 | Read review
“Use their website and it will tell you what the rooms offer. Most have ocean views.”
isobell207, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“2nd floor beach front suite perfect (no little feet running around above your head).”
melyg69, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Lovely beachfront, walk-out suites.”
Dendroctonus, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
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