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Mussel Beach Campground

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Clayoqot District Section 54, Ucluelet, British Columbia V0R 3A0 Canada See on map
Pets Allowed
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

Family visit to the area. Nice and simple and very clean campground with friendly helpful owners. Not too many amenities but not expecting any. When they say off the beaten path, they mean it! Veryong difficult drive on a hell road. And in the campground...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank 473JamesA
Response from MusselBeach_13, Owner at Mussel Beach CampgroundResponded August 21, 2018

Thanks for your review. We do our best to let people know about our road a with a video and a message stating we do not recommend low profile vehicles on our website , so there should be no surprises . I wish we would...More

Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Locations is very secluded with a 30 minute drive off the highway on gravel and sharp rock. 1+ hour from Tofino and 40 min from Ucluelet. Very quiet and enjoyable to listen to the waves at night, very accommodating when we were stuck for a...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Meagen L
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Dirt road in is a bit rough but it is so worth it! This is hands down my favorite spot we've camped in throughout the island! Ocean front sites, amazingly clean and well kept put toilets, and the owners were so pleasant and even worked...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Donna R
Response from MusselBeach_13, Manager at Mussel Beach CampgroundResponded July 25, 2018

Thankyou Donna, Glad to hear to you enjoyed your time with us. You made a great point. It is a way for first timers to experience the wilderness.

Reviewed July 16, 2018

Mussel Beach went above and beyond to accommodate our camping experience. Yes the road in isn't the best, but the caretakers are excellent-- friendly accommodating . First the thing one notices just how clean and manicured the grounds are. Even the outdoor toilet is one...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank duster39
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I booked this place almost last minute...our site was very close to the ocean which we loved..absolutely hands down best part though is the hosts!! While we were on the road to the campground our back brake caliper bolts came out(don't ask...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Jessica N
Response from MusselBeach_13, Manager at Mussel Beach CampgroundResponded July 12, 2018

More then glad to help and thanks for being great campers.

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One mile of south facing pacific ocean front for your camping enjoyment near Ucluelet,Tofino and Long Beach park on the west coast of Vancouver Island B.C. Canada. Less
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Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Mussel Beach Campground Ucluelet, Vancouver Island
Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District > Barkley Sound > Ucluelet
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Mussel Beach Campground Ucluelet, Vancouver Island
Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District > Barkley Sound > Ucluelet
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Debbie L
February 25, 2015|
Response from Mussel B |
Hello,We have had a lot of people use Mussel Beach as a starting point for the broken islands or just for day trips. If you head right across it takes a good hour and a half of paddling and it is open ocean so weather can... More
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"drive slowly as you go in"
Jul. 16, 2018
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"Book early!"
May 16, 2017
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"Any beach front!"
Jul. 23, 2016
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"Check out their website where they have a site map"
Sep. 4, 2015
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