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Ocean Wilderness Inn

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Good: Property looks great, nice and clean Beautiful trails right on the property Owners are friendly and accommodating Bed and pillows are comfortable Great view of the beach Could be better: Our room was facing the highway so road noise was somewhat loud Tub kept draining so couldn't do a bath Overall a good experience. Will book again if we...

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Rick F, Owner at Ocean Wilderness Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to send us a helpful review. The tub has been fixed and we'd love to see you again! Safe travels, Rick and Karen

Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

An amazing discovery! An awesome room, epic view (that gets even better if you venture done to the beach). The staff is kind and have a genuine interest in hospitality. They have worked out all those little details that other hotels seem to miss. You can show up and the stress starts to melt away. Absolutely looking forward to going...

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Rick F, Owner at Ocean Wilderness Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your kind review and for selecting us for your stay. We enjoy what we do so it is wonderful to know that the little things do pay off. Safe travels. Rick and Karen

Fort Worth, Texas
Reviewed 12 April 2017

What a beautiful place to stay the room was comfortable and I could sit for days watching the water. We enjoyed the beach trail and liked the hottub availability. The town of sooke was close by and there are a ton of trails to hike in the area.

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Rick F, Owner at Ocean Wilderness Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for spending some time with us at Ocean Wilderness Inn. And for taking the time to write a bit about our place. Please come back to see us soon. Safe travels, Rick and Karen

Victoria, British Columbia
Reviewed 28 March 2017

A delightful place to stay! We attended a family wedding being held next door. Our hosts could not have been more helpful or accommodating to our group. Our room was very clean and nicely appointed. The views were just outstanding. We would highly recommend this as a great place to stay and enjoy the scenery.

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Rick F, Owner at Ocean Wilderness Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for staying with us. What a great group you have. Lots of fun! Please come again. Safe travels, Rick and Karen

Reviewed 25 August 2016

I told the owners we would be arriving late - after 8pm and I spoke with the lady when I booked over the phone and I was told it would not be a problem and a key could be left out and we would talk in the morning. However we had some delays in our plans and also heard the...

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Rick F, Owner at Ocean Wilderness Inn, responded to this review

I'm not sure how to respond to this but everyone who reads these reviews likes to hear both sides of the story. When you booked your reservation you were notified of the arrival times (3 til 8) and our cancellation policy. The day of your arrival you called me ( I am "the guy" you talked to, my name is...

Benicia, California
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Stayed here for 3 nights in August 2016. Height of the tourist season and unseasonably hot weather part of the time, but my pleasant room at this b'n'b and its quiet location outside of the main town of Sooke made for a great visit. The proprietors, Karen and Rick, were so friendly and gracious. The property is small but there...

2Thank EmDee2013
Rick F, Owner at Ocean Wilderness Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for writing such a kind, detailed review of Ocean Wilderness Inn. We love what we do. A note like this really makes it all worth while for us. Please come back and see us again soon. Safe travels, Rick and Karen

Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Accommodation was very spacious. Fantastic location. Breakfast menu was plentiful, varied and beautifully presented. Added attraction of a private beach. Hosts were very welcoming and nothing was too much trouble. Would definitely return there. HW London.

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Rick F, Owner at Ocean Wilderness Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a note about your stay with us at Ocean Wilderness Inn. We really like the beach as well. While French beach, China beach and Mystic beach are wonderful spots to visit, the beach at Ocean Wilderness Inn is really very private. And thanks for staying with us. We look forward to seeing...

Groningen, The Netherlands
Reviewed 22 August 2016

The warmth when you arrive at the Ocean Wilderness inn, with Karen en Rick. wonderful. the warmth of the lounge and breakfast place. Nice space full rooms. And the view from the front rooms at the Pacific. and... for us, the adventure of seeing the COUGAR of Shirley. Nice wildlife. Swimming in the Pacific, some seaweeds but very good for...

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Rick F, Owner at Ocean Wilderness Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for letting other travelers know a bit about Ocean Wilderness Inn. You were very lucky to spot that cougar near Muir Creek. We do live in the woods with the wildlife and they are here for all to enjoy. It's really great that you not only went down to our beach through the rain forest, but you even...

Spring Lake, Minnesota
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Ours was a blind booking, but I've never been more pleased with accommodations. A big surprise was the breakfasts which I hadn't expected - and they were absolutely delicious. The kind size bed in our unit was the most comfortable bed I've ever slept in. The room was a generous size and the bathroom itself hand more room than many...

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Rick F, Owner at Ocean Wilderness Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind comments about Ocean Wilderness Inn. Breakfast is always fun and usually a surprise of some kind! And the gardens are a constant labour of love. Its just a joy for us that you were so pleased with your stay. Please visit again soon. Safe travels, Rick and Karen.

Vancouver, Washington
Reviewed 20 August 2016

This was a great place to spend a weekend. We were able to visit many places because of its location, from the coast to Victoria. The room was wonderful. The owners were great. They had great recommendations for places to eat and visit. They even told us were to find fossils. We would definitely visit again.

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Rick F, Owner at Ocean Wilderness Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write about your stay with us. We even have some additional spots for you to visit next time! Safe travels, Rick and Karen

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
  • Spa
Room types
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Oceanfront B and B. Perched above the Salish Sea (Strait of Juan de Fuca) overlooking the Olympic Mountains, between Sooke and Jordan River, this serene, comfortable, seven suite ocean-front bed and breakfast retreat is perfect for your holiday get-away. Located about 60 minutes from Victoria on the Southern coast of Vancouver Island. All rooms have refrigerators, as well as coffee and tea. Our English cottage garden is surrounded by majestic old-growth forest and a lovely brook that runs along our beautiful trail to the beach. Book your room overlooking the ocean or the rain forest. Our Inn is within the Pacific Marine Circle Route next to Muir Creek beach. Lots of fun things to do here, geocaching, hiking, birding, fishing, biking, surfing, seaweed gathering, kayaking, paddle boarding, kite surfing, whale watching, beach combing. Looking for lower key? Then soak in the hot tub, read, gaze at the waves. Or for something completely different do nothing just sit and gaze at the spectacular views! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ocean Wilderness Inn

Address: 9171 West Coast Rd, Sooke, British Columbia V9Z 1G3, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Sooke
Price Range: ₹ 5,179 - ₹ 10,741 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ocean Wilderness Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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“top floor double room with magnificent views over the Strait of Juan de Fuca.”
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