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    Ocean Sands Resort

    1165 Resort Dr, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2E2, Canada
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    Overview
    • Excellent66%
    • Very good28%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “pool view” (8 reviews)
    “the managers” (20 reviews)
    “beach toys” (13 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Kitchenette
    Spa
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We were looking for a place for our anniversary as the place we stayed the last 13 plus years really let us down our last visit with them. So we were a bit nervous about trying a new place but from the time I called...More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Suite was well stocked and comfortable. Could sit by the fire and see the view of the water from so many windows. Very clean and comfortable. Second time here and will return again. Always come in the off season, as even in bad weather you...More

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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Very clean and well supplied with cooking supplies. Gas fireplace was already turned on so the unit was warm when we arrived. Easy access to the beach. Recycling practiced. Complementary movies if desired. Flexible check-in by prior arrangement. Extended heck out time could be arranged....More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    My husband and I enjoyed our one night here in November. It was a rainy day so very nice to have a gas fireplace. The suite was quite large and included kitchen facilities. We looked over the water from the window and nearby there was...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Very nice and well maintained property with a great view of the ocean from the patio. All the amenities you need are supplied in the suite. Really comfortable accommodations- but the elevator down to the ocean view suites is a pain if you have lots...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$96 - US$151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Parksville
    • #1 Spa Hotel in Parksville
    • #1 Top resorts Hotel in Parksville
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
    • Reservation Options
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    • Location
    • Canada >
    • British Columbia >
    • Vancouver Island >
    • Parksville
    • Also Known As
    • Ocean Sands Hotel Parksville ,
    • Ocean Sands Resort Parksville, Vancouver Island
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    Fariba K
    21 February 2017|
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    Response from Martina C | Reviewed this property |
    You should be able to depending on availability. We were on the main floor in a 2 bed facing the pool. No one was above us so we heard nothing.
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    Eunice K
    5 October 2016|
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    Response from Jimmy K | Reviewed this property |
    We saw many live clams partially protruding from the sand.
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    4 April 2016|
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    Response from deganwy | Reviewed this property |
    no grocery stores within walking distance. No shuttle that we know of. Ocean sands is approx 20 min drive from ferry terminal. As ex Brits, we had no difficulty with the driving on the other side of the road. you might want... More
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    "If you do not like to hear people above you take a top floor."
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    "28 feels like a high end hotel room but includes a well appointed kitchen. The tv is a good size, the carpets..."
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    "There are several one and two bedroom rooms, with ocean views"
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    "bring your own cutting board and knife if you hope to have wine and cheese on the patio. There is a small..."
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