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HI-Tofino - Whaler’s on the Point Guesthouse

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Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

I spent two nights here and absolutely loved my time in Tofino! My decision to visit was done totally on a whim (I've never been to Tofino before) and so I was at a loss as to what to do or even what my options entailed. The staff did an incredible job of suggesting activities and even helped make the... More 

Thank James C
Perth, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 February 2016

I loved this hostel. It is very homely, the staff are all super friendly, and it is much more clean and comfortable than most other hostels. The view from the hostel was amazing and it was in a very convenient location. Great place for a relaxing stay.

Thank Thomas C
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Reviewed 3 January 2016

The Hostel was just great! The staff was very friendly and super helpful in every way. Complimentary Muffins in the morning which was very delicious! Thanks guys, i had a great time. Will be back for sure.

Thank Niice
Victoria, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 6 December 2015

This hostel is fantastic!!! The staff is super friendly and really knowledgeable about all of the great things to do (and eat!) in Tofino. The hostel has a spectacular great room with fireplace view overlooking the sound. Clean, comfortable quiet sleep. I can't recommend this place enough...

Thank megan h
Weirs Beach, New Hampshire
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Reviewed 9 November 2015 via mobile

The hostel is great. Clean. Cozy. Nice kitchen. But some of the staff employees are quite odd, untrustful, dishonest and disrespectful. Lock up your bags with a secure lock. They are extremely curious.

1 Thank Chester W
Newcastle, Australia
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Reviewed 29 October 2015

Stayed here in September for 1 night. There was five of us so we got a room all together. Staff were really nice & we got free drink vouchers for the seafood restaurant right by it (went there & the food was awesome). The hostel was clean, the common room had really nice views of the ocean & the whole... More 

Thank JordGold
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Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

I stayed here in October for a couple of nights and was very impressed with how well run the place is. Favourite part of my stay were the complimentary muffins in the morning, yummm. The rooms were clean and same with the rest of the hostel. The employees were all friendly and accommodating. Would definitely recommend to others on a... More 

Thank Rami T
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Reviewed 17 October 2015

My girlfriend and I stayed at HI Tofino in a double room for two nights and had a great time. The room and all facilities were very clean and well equipped and the staff - especially Logan and Lorraine - were exceptionally friendly and helpful. They even made a tray of muffins for the guests in the morning. Highly recommended!

Thank martinkl84
Totnes, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 October 2015

Stayed here 3 nights in high season. Booked in advance as it's popular. Staff welcoming & knowledgeable. We had family room at back so no views. Amazing views at front tho'. The scenery,mountains ,ocean & islands is stunning. Tofino is a laid back place.

Thank totnesjohn
Vancouver, Canada
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Reviewed 2 October 2015

Visiting again for the second time, I always remembered this hostel as one of the best I've stayed in around the world - it still is. Comfortable beds, great clean facilities and a real communal atmosphere. The view over the bay and Lone Cone Mountain is truly relaxing - nothing beats unwinding in the lounge after a full day exploring... More 

Thank Matthew S

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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. 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! ... more   less 

Additional Information about HI-Tofino - Whaler’s on the Point Guesthouse

Address: 81 West St. | P.O. Box 296, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Clayoquot Sound > Tofino
Price Range: $74 - $84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 70
Also Known As:
Whalers On The Point Guesthouse Hotel Tofino
HI-Tofino - Whaler’s On The Point Guesthouse Vancouver Island
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“The women shared room has a balcony”
 of 5 bubbles Michimoz, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for an ocean view room- you wont be disappointed”
 of 5 bubbles J988TClaurao, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Great Location, Great Staff, Great Atmosphere, Great Hostel”
 of 5 bubbles X6981SMsams, 29 May 2016 | Read review
“Super nice view on the water and mountains from the lounge”
 of 5 bubbles Niice, 3 Jan 2016 | Read review
“arrive early if you need a car space”
 of 5 bubbles totnesjohn, 11 Oct 2015 | Read review
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