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HI-Tofino - Whaler’s on the Point Guesthouse

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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 female dorm booked a private room free pool table house restaurant toilet and sink dorm room stayed here for nights rooms are big beautiful fireplace clayoquot sound an incredible view recommend staying here whale watching hot springs tour main floor
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Reviewed November 2, 2017

Stayed in a private room with an ocean view and own thermostat to control room temperature. Hostel was clean and cozy and had everything you could need. Wendy (mgr) was an exceptional host. The hostel provides full kitchen amenities, hot showers, cozy fires, a pool...More

1  Thank SandyP1184
Reviewed October 31, 2017

When I visited Tofino for the first time,my friend and I stayed here for 3nights. We stayed in the mix dorm. The hostel is great.The facilities were clean, kitchen was large and equipped, common room had an fantastic view over the sea and mountains. I'm...More

1  Thank notripnolifegv
Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

This is a perfectly adequate hostel - the rooms are very basic and a bit stuffy, but quite large. We stayed in both a 4 bed dorm and a private room (bunk beds) during our stay. They do have free muffins in the morning but...More

1  Thank melakay1
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

I had left booking my accommodation in Tofino a bit late so didn't have a lot of choices. I couldn't decide between an Airbnb and this hostel. I decided on the hostel because it was in the centre of town. We have stayed in a...More

1  Thank Nicola2005
Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

Nice hostel. Right next to the see. Good vibe. The dining room has musical instruments to play, also a beautiful fireplace. Tofino it is just great. Staff really friendly You could organize some adventure trips with their help and also a discount. They also have...More

1  Thank Myriam P
Response from HI-TOFINOHOSTEL, Manager at HI-Tofino - Whaler’s on the Point GuesthouseResponded October 10, 2017

Hi Myriam, We are so happy you enjoyed your stay. Feel free to send us any ways in which we can improve our hostel. We love customer feedback. Hope to see you again soon. Cheers, Wendy

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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$54 - US$65 (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$54 - US$65 (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 mesari | 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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