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Ocean Sands Resort

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Victoria
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The rooms were spacious, clean and well equipped. The manager's arranged an Easter egg hunt for all the young children which our grand daughter thoroughly enjoyed. The managers go a long way in making sure a person enjoys their stay. We rented two units for the weekend for ourselves and family. This was our first and definitely not our last...

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Nanaimo, British Columbia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

All we can say is Ocean Sands Resort is by far the best resort we have stayed in yet. We just had the studio room but it was so comfy and clean and was everything we needed for a one night getaway. The grounds were beautiful and the ocean view amazing. Only disappointment was we really wanted to stay another...

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Calgary
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our accommodation was a 2 Bedroom Condo on the beach. Our place was above our expectations. Facilities were all provided and the management was always very helpful. The quality and value for our April first week vacation is worth our recommendation

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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friends and I stayed here for a girls getaway weekend. The staff were very friendly. We booked an ocean view room and it did not disappoint! We had room 206 which had a well equipped kitchen and everyone had pretty comfortable sleeps. It's a short walk down a path right to the beach. Our stay wasn't long enough to...

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed 3 nights in the beachfront apartment. Great location if you have a car but a decent walk to the nearest food store if on foot. The oceanfront room was clean, cooking facilities were strange but worked & the staff were helpful. Don't get the apartment alongside the walkway if you want privacy, but it worked ok for us....

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1Thank 104jobell
Vernon, Canada
Reviewed 5 March 2017

View was very good Close to beach was ideal Sofa worned out Blinds in kitchen n living room coming apart at bottom Check in and check out was very easy Parking was handy Shopping for groceries and other needs were close by TO Nanaimo was only a short drive.

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Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Booked to be on the beach and looking out the suite window at the beach was fabulous. Gas fireplace was nice too. Other then that found needing to sign a legal waiver at check in about following resort rules off putting. I am sure there were reasons but not very hospitable in a hospitality industry. Also rules posted on the...

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Ottawa, Ontario
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The view from beach front rooms is superb, that's what we return to enjoy. The room was clean, the whole complex continuously upkept. The staff pleasant and accomodating. We will time our next visit with the cycles of the moon to get the most spectacular tides

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Port Alberni, Canada
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Booked the room through Expedia, I thought I booked the room with the 2 person tub but got a different room with a shower. Anyways, great front desk service and we took a complimentary DVD to watch and return at the end of our stay. We had fantastic ocean views and just a few steps to the beach. We watched...

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Reviewed 23 January 2017

We are already planning our next stay. The views are beautiful couldn't get any closer to the ocean. The rooms were great they had everything we needed. The office staff were great very helpful and knowledgeable of the area.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Ocean Sands Resort

Address: 1165 Resort Dr, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2E2, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Parksville
Price Range: $123 - $358 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ocean Sands Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Ocean Sands Hotel Parksville
Ocean Sands Resort Parksville, Vancouver Island
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#1 Spa Hotel in Parksville
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Parksville
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Parksville
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“upper oceanfront units offer the best views.”
Trvael08, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“This was our second holiday at Ocean Sands and everything was worth repeating again. We were one couple.”
598geraldg, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for beachfront away from walkway”
104jobell, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“New sofa and fix up blind bottoms and some little wear and tears, All else are fine ”
mollys222, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“upgrade electronics - to one remote or leave good instructions, older dishwasher will need replacing soon, add large interior door mat for lousy weather days.”
628judithc, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
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