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    Ocean Sands Resort

    1165 Resort Dr, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2E2, Canada
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    Overview
    • Excellent66%
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    • Average4%
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    “pool view” (8 reviews)
    “the managers” (20 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
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    1 - 5 of 492 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We always enjoy the friendly staff and the quiet of walking out on the sand bar. The condo has all the amenities of home and the resort is close to town for shopping. This was our 3rd year and hope to repeat again next year....More

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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    The property and the room was meticulously clean and well organized. The most valuable part were quiet nights and beautiful sun or or moon shining in our balcony and in the dining room. It's a small retreat hideaway we like to repeat in the future....More

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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We stayed here near the beginning of September. Our little family of 3 needed a bit of an escape and this resort exceeded our expectations. Everything was very clean, our room was quite updated, staff was absolutely wonderful and very helpful. We loved getting to...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My family and I took a chance in booking here, having never seen this resort and did we ever hit the jackpot! Such a beautiful spot. The resort itself is very peaceful with stunning views, a beautiful pool/ hot tub, a nice playground for the...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    My grandkids had never been to the ocean before and never picked seashells. The unit we were in was in need of a Reno and the pool needed a good cleanup... but all in all it was perfect... the view out our ocean view room...More

    Thank 285pat
    Coast Bastion Hotel
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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$139 - US$179 (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
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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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    Room & Suite (172)
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    Dining (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (63)
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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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    104jobell
    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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    "We stayed in #25 and had a very good view of the water and close to the pool and hot tub."
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    "The oceanfront units have spectacular views of the ocean and the tides as well as the colourful sunrise."
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    "Get a floor level suite if you have kids. There is a nice bbq patio and grass in front of most units."
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    "Suggest top floor of the ocean front condo (we were on the 2nd floor and our neighbours could be heard..."
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