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Best Western Plus Emerald Isle Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our room was comfortable, quiet and private. We were on the Island to visit our mom who is in a care home. Since we no longer have a home base when we visit, we have found this hotel is the closest thing that meets and exceeds our needs every time.

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Kailah S, Front Office Manager at Best Western Plus Emerald Isle Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for a great 5-Star review. We are happy you enjoyed your stay with us while visiting your mother. We hope to see you again soon!

Amherstburg, Canada
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

We fly to Victoria often to visit our son & family who live on the Island. We have stayed at different hotels in the area but none that compare to this. The service was excellent, accommodations above average and lots of FREE parking. It is located close to the airport and we received a coupon to enjoy breakfast at the...

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johnsC3898TL, General Manager at Best Western Plus Emerald Isle Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing such a great review, your business is very much appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back, Sincerely

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot near the airport. Spacious room, decent work out room, friendly staff. About 30 minutes to downtown, but a nice enough drive. Handy to the ferry terminal as well. No breakfast included - but there is a Smittys next door.

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Kailah S, Front Office Manager at Best Western Plus Emerald Isle Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review of your stay - we're happy to know you enjoyed your time here. We hope to see you again soon.

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very comfortable and clean room. Great location - walking distance to waterfront and close proximity to the airport. Very quiet room. The room decor looked as though it had been recently remodelled and was very comfortable. Large screen tv in room was nice touch Would definitely stay at this property again if in the area.

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Kailah S, Front Office Manager at Best Western Plus Emerald Isle Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the awesome review, we are happy you enjoyed your stay. We hope to see you again soon.

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Arrived later in the evening so did not spend much time looking around the building. Staff was polite and efficient. Room was clean and beds were ok - loud plumbing noises from another room early in the morning woke us up (5 am) but we were staying there to be close to the ferry for an early morning boarding so...

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Kailah S, Front Office Manager at Best Western Plus Emerald Isle Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and kind words about our staff. We do however apologize for the loud plumbing noise early in the morning - we will report this to the Head of Maintenance to attend to immediately. We hope that you will come see us again soon!

Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Although there has obviously been renovations done over the years it is hard to hide the age of the building. Not well lit rooms (gloomy) but they are a good size with comfortable beds. However the bathrooms are tiny. The noise from the hallways is very discernible. Parking is limited. Good location and was able to walk all the way...

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Kailah S, Front Office Manager at Best Western Plus Emerald Isle Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review and we do apologize if you did not enjoy your stay. Currently we are in the planning/designing process of renovating our bathrooms and hope that if you choose to stay with us again you will notice the changes. We do have a very large parking lot that surrounds both buildings. In the Winter-Spring months we...

Kamloops
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Excellent, central location only a few minutes from the ferry and the airport. Close to Victoria and the Trans Canada Highway. Lovely small town feel with an awesome waterfront. Will definitely recommend to others and we will stay here again.

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Kailah S, Front Office Manager at Best Western Plus Emerald Isle Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5 star review - we are happy you enjoyed your stay. We hope to see you again soon.

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 8 April 2017

This is a very well-located Best Western in the town of Sidney On The Sea. Sidney is a very lovely town with much to do in it, with a relatively short drive down into Victoria. The Victoria International Airport is nearby as well. There are many beaches in the area, and a lot of hiking and camping possibilities. The Best...

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Kailah S, Front Office Manager at Best Western Plus Emerald Isle Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for such a wonderful and detailed 5 star review. We are happy that you enjoyed our hotel and town of Sidney. Please come see us again soon!

Nanaimo, Canada
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We were flying out of Victoria and came a day early because it was supposed to snow over night and we didn't want to face the Malahat in the snow. Glad we did. Very pleasant hotel. Staff was prompt, friendly and helpful. We had the one bedroom suite on the ground floor. Marvelous. The room is spacious and comfortable and...

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Kailah S, Front Office Manager at Best Western Plus Emerald Isle Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the detailed and highly rated review. We are happy to have hosted your family before your trip. An extra hint with the coffee as well, if you only want regular (or all decaf or tea) let us know and we will make sure to have your special set-up next to the Keurig all ready before your arrival!...

Pendee Island
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Front desk staff very helpfuland friendly Rooms well appointed and the Park and Fly feature was great for us. Within Walking distance of all amenities and 5 minute cab ride to the airport which front staff made sure they had ordered for us:)

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Kailah S, Front Office Manager at Best Western Plus Emerald Isle Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, Sherrie! We're so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you again soon!

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Best Western Plus Emerald Isle Hotel in Sidney-by-the-Sea. PLEASE refer to the Management Photos as these are our new Hotel photos, we have renovated. Our location is perfect for an early or late flight as we are only a five minute drive from the Victoria International Airport. The BC Ferry Terminal at Swartz Bay, and Washington State Ferry to Anacortes WA are both five minutes drive as well. We are the closest Best Western to Butchart Gardens, Butterfly World, Church and State Winery, and the SHAW Ocean Discovery Center is 7 blocks away! Experience Sidney-by-the-Sea also known as Book Town with over 9 book stores. Everything is at your doorstep of our clean and quiet Hotel. Enjoy a beautiful walk along the Ocean front and watch the seals and otters play, Be sure to check out the Manager Photos not the prior Traveler or Expert photos as those are very old, We are Newly renovated, large comfortable rooms, free parking, free internet, options of Kitchen Suites, or Family suites or a large standard King or Queen Bedded room. Come and see us soon! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Best Western Plus Emerald Isle Hotel

Address: 2306 Beacon Ave, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 1X2, Canada (Formerly Best Western Plus Emerald Isle Motor Inn)
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Sidney
Price Range: $154 - $239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Best Western Plus Emerald Isle Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 64
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“The one bedroom suite is fabulous.”
Capnhi9er, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We've stayed in the main building and the annex and prefer the annex. Nice rooms and very quiet.”
2013happytrails, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are nice”
lippyis, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“302A. It was facing the parking lot but at least in Jan. it was quiet even with the window open. Room was good in every respect.”
morgansCanada, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Try for a room in the separate building.”
EllynT, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
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