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Pacific Sands Beach Resort

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Emmen, Switzerland
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Absolutely loved the apartment! There is a barbecue grill right in front of the house and several hammocks and beautiful sunsets. You can get free water at the reception and the staff is really friendly. It was one of the best hotels I ever stayed in. Right at the ocean and the beach. LOVED IT!

1Thank Stefanie N
Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Recommended if you are travelling with friends or children. Bring food with you, or shop on the way, because there is very limited groceries on site. No indoor restaurant, just a grill serving tasty hamburgers etc.

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

Dear Cathy R, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience with Pacific Sands! Thank you for the nice review. Although we do not have an indoor restaurant, we do have the Surfside Grill offering lunch and dinner everyday until 7pm. You can eat at the outdoor seating or take back the food to your room. We...

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Everything was perfect: stunning views, lovely balconies, cozy fireplaces, comfy furniture, simple & elegant decor, great kitchen (thanks for the coffee!), lovely bed with simple clean white duvet & feather pillows, friendly staff & excellent service - couldn't have asked for anything more!

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Nanaimo, Canada
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Booked the Sunset House for our family gathering, to celebrate our 30th Anniversary, and a late Christmas too, as we were all together in one place. And it was the perfect place! Where to start??? Four bedrooms are all located downstairs, as soon as you walk in the door. So they are cooler than upstairs. That is okay, as I...

1Thank J0an123
Markus M, Guest Relations Manager at Pacific Sands Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear J0an123, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience with Pacific Sands Beach Resort. It sounds like you had a very memorable time in the amazing Sunset House. Thank you for all the detailed feedback, I will definitely be following up with the Housekeeping Manager to see if we can sort out the issue with the...

Pahrump, Nevada
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Stayed in the one bedroom condo (second bedroom locked off). We have been here several times before but it has been several years. Absolutely everything you need is supplied. Just like home except your on the beach in Tofino. There was nothing else you needed. Kitchen was fully supplied. Interaction with any of the staff, front desk, housekeeping, maintenance, every...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 31 January 2017

The resort is right on the beach, a few steps from our room and voila, Cox Bay is there to stroll, run or do cartwheels on the sand. Dogs run free, so can we! The rooms are tastefully understated, clean and modern. It appears rooms are upgraded as needed. The staff is cheerful, helpful when needed. The available crab pots...

Thank Blake331
Swift Current, Canada
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Wet & Wild west coast! This resort is on a fabulous location right on Cox Bay, Literally just steps from the ocean! We were greeted by Jasmine who we had read lots about in plenty of reviews! She was friendly and efficient and had us off to our Beach House promptly! We would recommend to book a beach house, they...

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Kelowna, Canada
Reviewed 28 January 2017

My husband and I had planned this trip years ago, and didn't make it. They refunded our deposit at that point, and we vowed to come back. This year, we made it! Beautiful rooms, beautiful scenery and great service. Our only suggestions would be that the rooms lacked a music system (we easily could have brought our own, didn't even...

Thank Sarah L
Port Alberni, Canada
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The views are spectacular, the facilities are excellent. A fully useable kitchen supplied with all the utensils and pots and amenities that you require to provide for full meals, a fireplace, good lighting, and the staff are warm and friendly and so helpful. Access to BBQ and fire pit close to the beach. They supply raincoats to keep you dry...

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

Dear _avonclaire, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience with Pacific Sands and thank you for the wonderful feedback. All of our units come with fully equipped kitchens, as well as our guest services carry a variety of gourmet pantry items, so whether you want to dine out or stay in and cook for the entire...

Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 11 January 2017

we stayed for 8 days in the Pacific Sands Beach Resort in Tofino, BC. We absolutely loved the location directly on the Pacific Ocean. The Nature does not get any more prettier. The Hotel is very well managed and the village nearby is really nice. We rented the 2 Bedroom townhouse style appartment and it was very spacious. the furnishings...

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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
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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: $276 - $664 (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
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#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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“the view is amazing!”
 of 5 bubbles Marcel8127, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
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“get a room with a view - it's definitely worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles katchatori, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“For proximity to the beach ask for a central location”
 of 5 bubbles nicoleLondon_UK, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The beach houses are attached but designed so that one house is set back from each of the others - very quiet with lots of privacy - smart”
 of 5 bubbles brigittev754, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
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