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Ocean Sands Resort

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Traveller (100)
Room & Suite (173)
Pool & Beach (33)
Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pool view”(8 reviews)
“the managers”(20 reviews)
“beach toys”(13 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Kitchenette
3 Star Hotel
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All reviewspool viewthe managersbeach toysgrassy arearathtrevor beachfull kitchentide poolstwo bedroom suitelow tideeasy access to the beachclamsclose to towngreat familyfamily vacationmobility issuesenjoyed our stayhot tub
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was our second year and the trip was great. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The unit was good, not as good as the unit we had last year. The grounds are kept up very nicely, the pool and hot tub were very...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Great place to gather family members together. The office staff are very friendly and helpful. The condos are spacious and the kitchens are very well appointed. If you're booking into the waterfront units make sure to acquire a trolly to transport your luggage, etc. to...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Condo was clean, grounds and pool area well kept. The condo was nice and kitchen had everything we needed to cook, beds were comfortable. Oceanside which was nice. Staff was friendly and helpful. I would stay here again although if there were 6 people I...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean, great front desk and beautiful scenery. I didn't try out the pool and hot tub so can't comment. Also loved the driveway cat. The bed was very comfortable and the linen and bathroom was very clean. Thanks!

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Thank blondin2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Ocean Sands on vacation during July 2018. We had stayed here once previously so had a pretty good idea what to expect. Our expectations were met. Ocean Sands is a resort made of condo units in different multi-condo buildings. We stayed on...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$ 102 - US$ 329 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Parksville
#3 Spa Hotel in Parksville
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Parksville
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 102 - US$ 329 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Parksville
#3 Spa Hotel in Parksville
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Parksville
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (100)
Room & Suite (173)
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.
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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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104jobell
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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Room Tips
"Ocean side if you aren't travelling with children. The view is wonderful. Pool side if you have..."
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"No matter which room you have, it is wonderful."
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"Floors are thin. Can hear people move above you easily."
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"Check with management before you book and review the available condo selection with them as some of the..."
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