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HI-Tofino - Whaler’s on the Point Guesthouse

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Certificate of Excellence
Overview
81 West St. P.O. Box 296, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0 Canada See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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All reviews common room the kitchen bed dorm female dorm booked a private room free muffins toilet and sink stayed here for nights lounge area amazing views clayoquot sound a great place to stay the ground floor ocean view hostels sauna bunk
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Will say it's a gorgeous hostel but one of the most expensive I've ever stayed in. Whole town had power outage for 3 days (not hostel's fault). The hostel was not prepared at all. Had 1 small generator which was only run about 2hrs per...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from Tofino H, Manager at HI-Tofino - Whaler’s on the Point GuesthouseResponded 1 week ago

Dear Timmit123, we are sorry to hear that your stay at our hostel was not pleasant due to the storm related power outage. It was one of the biggest storms in the last 25 years with winds up to 100km/h and more. The storm was...More

Reviewed October 7, 2018

This is such a nice hostel. Beautiful views of the harbour out the common room windows, spacious, well equipped kitchen, free perked coffee, free breakfast muffin, very nice dorm rooms, everything is spotlessly clean, they have luggage storage for before / after your stay, etc....More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Jeanette M
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I were attacked by a vicious dog metres from the hostel entrance. A rotweiler ran at us form across the road, snarling and barking, teeth showings aggressively. We were luckily protected by a good samaritan driving by who blocked the dog as...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank bjgardner26
Response from HI-TOFINOHOSTEL, General Manager at HI-Tofino - Whaler’s on the Point GuesthouseResponded September 26, 2018

Hello bjgardner26, Thank-you for your review. We were very sorry to hear that you had a negative experience with a neighborhood dog. We appreciate you letting us know right away so we could alert the authorities, and detain the animal for its safety and that...More

Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

This is the 2nd time I’ve stayed at the hostel. Great location and view. Nice common area and dining area. Good kitchen but can get busy. Love the hot muffins in the morning and meeting all the interesting people staying there from around the world....More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Jeanette P
Reviewed September 17, 2018

This hostel is amazing! Superfriendly staff, excellent cleanliness, very nice room, comfort mattress and an incredible view from the common room to have breakfast with! It is not cheap (compared to other hostels), but the price is completely worth for what you get! Rooms are...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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About
Description
Whether you are interested in surfing, fishing, whale watching, storm watching, beach combing or just which to explore Tofino and its exciting arts, culture and restaurant scene, we offer the best value around. More Spend your money on adventure not your accommodation. At the end of each day, enjoy a hot drink or a cold brew next to the fireplace in the comfort of our great room overlooking the Sound, or relax in our cedar wet sauna before shooting a game of pool in our games room! Choose from our spacious private suites (2 - pc bathroom), private rooms or shared dorm style rooms, all with 9 ft ceilings and many with breathtaking waterfront views. We look forward to making your experience memorable! Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
70
Price range
US$53 - US$64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Whalers On The Point Guesthouse Hotel Tofino
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HI-Tofino - Whaler’s On The Point Guesthouse Vancouver Island
Location
Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District > Clayoquot Sound > Tofino
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
70
Price range
US$53 - US$64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Whalers On The Point Guesthouse Hotel Tofino
,
HI-Tofino - Whaler’s On The Point Guesthouse Vancouver Island
Location
Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District > Clayoquot Sound > Tofino
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Traveller (58)
Room & Suite (12)
Dining (6)
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southalle
August 16, 2017|
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Response from elish s | Reviewed this property |
You have to ask the hostel directly.. go to their website and book.
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"Upper floors should be quieter, as our private room was just opposite the eating area on the ground floor."
EdinburghSeyyah
Jul. 23, 2018
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"Book early!"
joyd996
May 22, 2018
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"If traveling with kids or seniors, request for quieter room, they are amazingly accomodating."
lucasv260
Jan. 4, 2018
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"Some of the dorms have ocean views!"
walkingwordsmith
Nov. 22, 2017
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