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Oceanside Village Resort

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  • Excellent71%
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“the cottages”(63 reviews)
“mini golf”(67 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Fitness centre
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

Second time around for this Vancouver couple. We love the area and have booked to return in 2019. Cottage is very well equipped although kitchen utensils and cooking pans are getting old. $1000 investment would not go unnoticed.

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Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

We stayed here in January for acouple nights. Very roomy accommodations for 6 of us. 2 queen beds, 1 king bed + a hide a bed. 2 nice bathrooms, a full kitchen, large dining table and very nice high end furniture. It didn't feel hotel-...More

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Response from OVRKathy, Manager at Oceanside Village ResortResponded January 10, 2018

Dear Past Guest, Thank you for posting your thoughts about your recent stay with us. I am pleased to read that you thoroughly enjoyed your cottage and how it made for a comfortable stay for you and your group. Also that you were able to...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Our trip went from 8 to 0 in a matter of seconds after meeting Kathy, the manager. She is rude, unprofessional and should rethink her career in hospitality and client service. She is abismal. Kathy speaks in a way that is not welcoming, friendly or...More

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Response from OVRKathy, Manager at Oceanside Village ResortResponded 2 days ago

Dear Past Guest, Thank you for providing feedback on your recent experience to do with your stay. There has only been one small issue in the past many months with regards to a guest being unhappy about something they found wrong in their cottage. Therefore,...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Best place to stay! Excellent location. Condos are beautiful, clean and well equipped. Staff were friendly and helpful. Will definitely be back to stay here. Very roomy. Ave stayed in other resorts in area and this is my favouriteMore

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Response from OVRKathy, Manager at Oceanside Village ResortResponded 2 days ago

Dear Past Guest, Thank you very much for the wonderful comment regarding you recent stay! We are always so pleased to know that guests arrive happy to enjoy their vacation and leave even happier, wanting to return. The staff of Oceanside Village Resort work hard...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Very nice clean property. Had an issue with the smell of cigarette smoke with our first cottage but after my husband went to the office,they immediately put us in a lovely new cottage, apologizing profusely. Wonderful attentive office staff. We will definitely return.More

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Response from OVRKathy, Manager at Oceanside Village ResortResponded 2 days ago

Dear Past Guest, Thank you for taking the time to comment about your recent stay. I am sorry that you felt the cottage smelled of cigarette smoke as all of our cottages are strictly non smoking. I tend to wonder if it makes its way...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Spa
Details
Price range
US$150 - US$241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Parksville
#1 Spa Hotel in Parksville
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$150 - US$241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Parksville
#1 Spa Hotel in Parksville
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Anna P
September 10, 2016|
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They do however charge you if you do not strip your beds, turn the dishwasher on and if they decide that something is not to their likely (which is completely up to their discretion). This is a real "buyer beware" situation!
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Michelle T
August 20, 2015|
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Response from OVRKathy | Property representative |
Hi Michelle, Trip Advisor has certain guidelines reviewers must follow. In your review those were not followed, such as accusing us to running a scam. As you may have possibly noted, I did respond to your review but did... More
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JLTSX
June 6, 2015|
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Response from Glengarry619 | Reviewed this property |
Rathtrevor is more like a 20 minute walk if you are fit or maybe 40 if you are not. Took me about 15 minutes. I walk fast though. Good luck. Hopefully you don't get loud drunk old people as your neighbors. You also don't... More
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"Some maintenance and upgrades needed, but generally better than many comparable rentals"
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"The only thing for us was the mattress uncomfortable to our Liking"
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"Away from road but the cottages are very sound proof."
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"There are always ice trays in the freezer, so make some ice when you arrive :o)"
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