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Osoyoos, Canada
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29 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2014

Stayed at this property for two nights. Very clean, very central, good value. Manager very customer oriented, good service. I would recommend this property to anyone who is not caught up in frills and fuss. This property provides what the traveller needs and the morning coffee is very good. Comes with a continental breakfast, all around good deal!

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Thank Jeep7759
North Vancouver, Canada
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14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2014

We travelled up the west coast of Vancouver Island and needed a place to stay after the long ferry ride. The VIP Motel was an excellent place to unwind and relax. The following morning we were treated to a 'take away' breakfast that was just perfect. The accommodation was clean and well appointed. It is run by a pleasant couple... More 

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Thank Thelma B
Canada
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 October 2014

Room is very clean, although a bit dated. Check in smooth but office has strong smell of cooked foreign food which doesn't give a great first impression. Motel says pet friendly but they don't have a dog walking area, in fact sign says to keep dogs off grass. We were told to go to the park down the street which... More 

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1 Thank travail_bug
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2014

Stayed 1 night as part of a road trip. Room was comfortable and freshly cleaned. Continental breakfast. Well located for local bars & restaurants. Would stay again cheap rates. The Wi fi worked well, and the property was safe.

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1 Thank SteveWr123
Saskatchewan, Canada
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267 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2014

This motel is run by family that is so very pleasant and welcoming. Very clean. Rooms spacious and beds comfortable. Prices are very reasonable. Includes continental breakfast that has reasonable variety. I highly recommend and would not hesitate to stay here again. WiFi included.

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1 Thank Jzjsolo
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2014 via mobile

Affordable. Very clean. Never had to worry about that. The lady who owns it offered us her living room floor once because they were out of rooms. Have stayed here every summer since I was 13. Highly recommend this place. Location is within walking distance from the beach.

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2 Thank Destiny W
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 June 2014

Just passing through with no reservation and stopped to see this place. They showed me one of their rooms and I took it. One of the better Hotels that I have stayed in at Parksville. It is a short walk of 5 minutes to the beach there. Expect great service from this outfit. It is a private, family run operation... More 

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1 Thank Brett P
Calgary, Canada
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50 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2013

We were out in Parksville looking at real estate and needed a place to stay for about 2 weeks. We phoned half a dozen places hoping to get a weekly rate and the VIP Motel owners seemed to be the only ones who had the ambition to actually get back to us and make us a reservation at a fair... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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20 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2013

My wife and I went to Vancouver Island on Oct 12th 2013 for thanksgiving weekend. We spent our last night at the VIP Motel for a decent rate. We called many hotel/motels and got a better price at the VIP. The front desk lady, not sure if she was the owner or management was extremely nice. She showed us the... More 

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Victoria, BC
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268 reviews
99 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 365 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2013

Like most motels in Parksville, this is an older, somewhat dated property. But it’s clean, comfortable and well maintained, centrally located and one of the better values in an area that can be quite pricey even off-season. We had a spacious end unit with two queen beds, a full kitchen and a dining table with four chairs. It was well... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about VIP Motel

Address: 414 Island Hwy W, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 1K8, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Parksville
Price Range: $64 - $86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — VIP Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 21
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“Not all rooms have kitchen or air conditioning. Ask for what you want.”
 of 5 bubbles EskarinaSmith, 6 Jul 2015 | Read review
“If you book, make sure to ask if room has a/c”
 of 5 bubbles MontrealGoingtocuba, 30 Jun 2015 | Read review
“We would probably not stay here again, but it was very reasonably priced and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles hikerpals, 27 May 2015 | Read review
“All good rooms, ground level, easy access.”
 of 5 bubbles Jeep7759, 18 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Choose a room away from the main road.”
 of 5 bubbles ThelmaB642, 2 Dec 2014 | Read review
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