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Cox Bay Beach Resort

#8 of 16 Hotels in Tofino
Certificate of Excellence
15/05/2017 16/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Bern, Switzerland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in a two bedroom loft unit. It was amazingly clean with a fully equipped kitchen and two bathrooms. We did find some crumbs on the dining roomtable, which has interestingly been remarked by another reviewer as well. Otherwise spotless, very comfortable beds. You have to take your own breakfast, which we found rather cosy. Long Beach Lodge next...

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Vancouver
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location on Cox Bay is a surfer’s paradise. We were in for 3 nights at the end of Spring Break and had one of the 2 bedroom suites. The resort has no restaurant but the units have full kitchens. We were able to prepare good breakfasts and dinners for every day of our stay so partially offset the cost...

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Seattle
Reviewed 19 March 2017

My family and I literally stumbled upon this place as we were looking for a warm, dry accommodation to take a break from our camping trip. We were so lucky to have found this amazing place. Not only is it located on a fantastic surf beach, the complex is quiet and small enough to offer privacy and relaxation.The condo-style rooms...

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Reviewed 17 March 2017

We spent the weekend in Tofino and Cox Bay Resort. The service, the suite and the beach are amazing. It feels like you are staying in your own place and the units are so well sound proofed that you never hear the neighbours. Thanks for a great way to spend time with family and to celebrate our oldest child's birthday.

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Carolina Beach, North Carolina
Reviewed 12 March 2017

If you want to stay in Tofino, this would be a great choice.The resort is right on the beach. Furnishings are high end with very nice touches like heated floors in bathrooms, fireplace, 2 bathtubs is two bedroom, press coffee, , washer/dryer, kitchen, etc. Very nice amenities as well...sustainability is key. If you surf, there is a nice break right...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Great location right on a beautiful beach. Great for walking and presumably for swimming in summer. There is also a walk to a raised point nearby where the views are terrific. This is a self catering resort. We stayed in a two bedroom, which was very well laid out with each room having a bathroom. The living area was a...

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managercoxbay, Front Desk Supervisor at Cox Bay Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Stitcherkf, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on the property. It’s great to hear you enjoyed the accommodation and the resorts amenities. Cox Bay Beach is definitely a favorite for many visitors of Tofino, offering many activities anywhere from beachcombing to surfing. We look forward to hosting you again! Leesha Hovind Tofino, BC

Campbell River, Canada
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We were a group of six staying over New Years. The fire works were fantastic and right at the beach. Loved the room, view and the hot tub. Enjoyed walking on the beach, the weather was really nice so we missed out on storm watching.

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managercoxbay, Front Desk Supervisor at Cox Bay Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Darcy D, I am pleased to hear you enjoyed the resort were able to watch the fireworks. We are very lucky to have such an amazing annual fireworks display happen right on Cox Bay Beach. Thank you for the brief review on the resort. We hope to host your party again in the future! Leesha Hovind Cox Bay Beach...

Burnaby
Reviewed 13 February 2017

If you like long walks on the beach and a heated bathroom floor, Cox Bay Beach Resort exceeds expectations. i am now spoiled... Friendly helpful staff, beautiful suites (individual contained units, separated upper and lower, i was in a lower) - clean, nicely furnished, comfortable with cozy fireplace and DID I MENTION THE HEATED BATHROOM FLOOR??? it was hard to...

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Delta, Canada
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

I bought a Travelzoo voucher back in November and we booked for the end of January, in between the snow storms. The resort is located on the beach in Cox Bay which is very quiet and lovely. We had a one bedroom suite right at the end so we could see the waves from our suite. Suite was well equipped...

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Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I booked this trip 3 weeks prior to his diagnosis with glioblastoma. We thought we might not be able to make it secondary to chemo and radiation scheduling. However, Cox Bay staff worked with us and let us change reservation dates to arrive/depart a day early. We can only say positive things about this facility, the location...

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managercoxbay, Front Desk Supervisor at Cox Bay Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Michelle E, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I’m glad we were able to accommodate the date change to your reservation and that you and your husband were still able to come and enjoy Tofino. We will always do our best to be understanding and are always happy to make changes to reservations when possible....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
At Cox Bay Beach Resort, where the West Coast of Vancouver Island meets the full might of the Pacific Ocean, nature envelops you in a spiritual way. Powerful winter storms inspire awe while summer calm instills a sense of peace and tranquility. Cox Bay Beach Resort offers forty West Coast decor one and two-bedroom beach house suites. The resort also boasts a well-appointed common-use fitness centre, sauna, outdoor hot tub overlooking the beach, a wi-fi-enabled lounge with an expansive stone fireplace, and an elevated look-out pavilion where guests can sit, read and enjoy the unrivaled views of Cox Bay Beach. Nestled next to Pacific Rim National Park and situated within Clayoquot Sound, only a seven minute drive to the world-famous village of Tofino, Cox Bay Beach Resort provides easy access for exploring all the magnificence this World Heritage site has to offer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cox Bay Beach Resort

Address: 1431 Pacific Rim Hwy, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Clayoquot Sound > Tofino
Price Range: $252 - $418 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Cox Bay Beach Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 40
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Also Known As:
Cox Bay Beach Hotel Tofino
Cox Bay Beach Resort Tofino, Vancouver Island
Hotel Style:
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Tofino
#5 Romantic Hotel in Tofino
#6 Family Hotel in Tofino
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Tofino
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“2 bdrm with loft has view of ocean..use ocean viewing area.”
RdLsTrvld, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I think all rooms are good”
Stitcherkf, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“bedroom next to the main front door-BRIGHT porch light comes on automatically when dark-ask front desk staff they will unscrew the bulb.”
54lynae, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Top Floor and closer to the ocean and much better views.”
179bethg, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“have the facilites open earlier and stay open longer. 8am to 8pm is a little short”
davemV4900ML, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
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