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Surrey, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

This was our third visit to Tigh Na Mara, we spent the week from July 18-25, there with our grandkids! To start on a positive note, we arrived and were greeted by very friendly staff, and checked in and were given our key to the 2 bedroom cabin, in the back of the resort. The cabins are wonderful for families...

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Sidney
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I had been here once before for my sister's bachelorette party with the girlfriends getaway package and was very impressed. So, I thought of it when it came time for my husband and me to get away after his return from a 6 month deployment. The spa was closed for the season and it would have been nice for us...

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Ladysmith
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Over all it is a comfortable place to stay. Unfortunately the grotto spa was closed during our trip which is usually amazing :) The only thing that was poor was no room service and the handle on the bathroom door was not always functional... nothing like a grown adult getting trapped in a washroom lol

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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tigh-Na-Mara offers a unique cabin-in-the-woods experience, yet has all the amenities, an extraordinary beach and exquisite spa. It was a wonderful winter holiday for our family, with great skiing nearby. We would love to stay in the summer some time.

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Gabriola
Reviewed 1 week ago

Right from the start you realize that this is going to be different. The grounds , the buildings, the staff. Everything is operating equally to say you've come to a resort, an experience , this feels special. There are actually many aspects I could comment on , but I would like to especially single out the Grotto spa for praise....

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Kamloops
Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my gf took our moms to a weekend getaway. It was Extremely busy, very noisy not relaxing at all!!! The spa pedicure we received was not very good for $90. The mineral pool was dirty had lots of floaties and was soooo busy and loud. They ran out of towels for the pool/shower.. overpriced imo

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

warm and cozy cabin with a wood burning fireplace, nice beach to walk on and the spa and tapas experience was totally restorative. would highly recommend the acai body wrap with a massage ad on starting with the mineral pool and followed by the tapas.

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Surrey
Reviewed 1 week ago

When on Vancouver Island the Tigh-na-mara seaside resort and Grotto Spa are a must do! A truly relaxing atmosphere and cozy cabins with amazing views from the ocean view rooms. The spa experience with the grotto mineral pool and endless tapas dining will make you want to stay for an extended period of time. Definitely a special experience!

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Victoria
Reviewed 1 week ago

Because of our great experience this year, we now have a new family tradition: Xmas at Tigh-Na-Mara! Staff were very friendly and helpful, location amazing, 2 bedroom cottage was lovely. Can't wait until next year.

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Abbotsford, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

front staff super friendly. quiet. beach needed cleaning up. broken chairs etc. not great selection for food. loved the fireplace. was warm. view was nice. bathroom small. was worth the weekend getaway. thank you.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Smoking rooms available
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort is located in 22 acres of forest beside the ocean. The Resort features unique log-style accommodation units, gas fireplace and kitchenette in every guestroom as well as three on-site restaurants, a full service spa, indoor pool and fitness centre. Every stay at Tigh-Na-Mara includes complimentary parking, complimentary wireless internet and complimentary local and calling card calls. The Resort also offers direct beach access and six golf courses nearby. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tigh-Na-Mara Resort

Address: 1155 Resort Dr, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2E3, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Parksville
Price Range: $151 - $291 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Tigh-Na-Mara Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 192
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Also Known As:
Tigh-Na-Mara Hotel Parksville
Tighnamara Resort
Tigh-Na-Mara Resort Parksville, Vancouver Island
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#3 Top resorts Hotel in Parksville
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Parksville
#4 Spa Hotel in Parksville
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“See above comments. Cabins are pricey for off season but Parksville may not HAVE an off season. Very popular destination in Canada.”
 of 5 bubbles A6862FGlisab, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ocean view rooms (at a premium) have a great view; in the summer I'm not sure that the extra is necessary.”
 of 5 bubbles mikeharding53, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Spa bungalow rooms are great if you're using the Grotto Spa, Ocean front rooms are beautiful but far from the restaurant and check in/pool”
 of 5 bubbles RaeB929, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ocean view!”
 of 5 bubbles HazelJ785, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The spa bungalows are great”
 of 5 bubbles KenM880, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
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