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Ocean Sands Resort

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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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Reviewed 15 November 2017

We had a great time. Well equipped rooms and very clean and quiet. Perfect location. We will be back again for the 4th time. For those who have never been there before, it can be a bit confusing finding the entrance because google maps sends...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Gave the resort more than 24 hours notice of cancellation and was still charged. Was told the policy was 72 hours notification. Every other place has a 24 hour policy. Obviously the ownership is only interested in gouging their customers.More

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Response from OceanSandsResort, Manager at Ocean Sands ResortResponded 21 November 2017

Ocean Sands Resort has made the decision to implement a $25 admin fee for cancellations made on ALL reservations up to 72 hours prior to check-in. If you cancel within the 72 hours, then you forfeit the entire reservation deposit. This decision was made to...More

Reviewed 6 November 2017

This was our second girls weekend in Parksville and we were thrilled again with our suite with the full well appointed kitchen, lovely bedding and updated bathroom. We invited a 96 year old Auntie to share a lunch with us and she was very impressed...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Checked in for a night to visit family and didn’t want to stay at some tired motel. It was clean and warm. On the positive side, it had a great view of Georgia Straight and steps from the beach. Tide was high so I didn’t...More

Thank Bobafett2
Reviewed 2 November 2017

We really enjoyed our three night getaway. The unit is clean and quiet with spectacular views and has all the conveniences of home in a beautiful setting. Full kitchen and very comfortable bed as well as a nice tv and fireplace. We will be back...More

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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
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$ 104 - US$ 321 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Parksville
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Parksville
#2 Spa Hotel in Parksville
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 104 - US$ 321 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Parksville
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Parksville
#2 Spa 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
"We stayed in Unit 25, which had a great view of the ocean and was in good repair. I'd suggest a 2nd..."
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"Spacious and comfortable condo. We appreciated the gas fireplace, but even when we followed the..."
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"If you do not like to hear people above you take a top floor."
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"28 feels like a high end hotel room but includes a well appointed kitchen. The tv is a good size, the carpets..."
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