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Channel Island Shores

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fabulous 2 bedroom condo complete with hot tub in our own backyard. The place was clean and well equipped. It is a one minute walk to the ocean. The staff were friendly and helpful. It's a 10 minute drive to Ventura harbour. I'd go stay there again if I had the opportunity.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The opportunity came up for us to visit Oxnard for a week. Hadn't ever stayed in that area before so we thought we would go there and explore. The condos were nicely situated between the Ventura Harbor and the Oxnard Harbor. It is just a block up from the beach which was expansive and not crowded. The condo was 2...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent the weekend & had a great stay. Friendly staff, clean rooms with nice new seating. The activity for the day was wine tasting and cheese. The beach is super close to the resort, less than a block and is easy to walk to. The beach is very large with very few visitors making it ideal for families with kids....

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Arizona
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is my families secret oasis. We have been going here for years and we are never disappointed. Surrounded around multi million dollar beach front homes and the most secluded Beach front no matter what time of year we go. We always feel so special when we go. The wine and cheese night was fun hosted in the lobby....

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Diamond Springs, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Channel Island Shores is located about a half block from the beach and the fabulous sunset. We stayed in #1305 a 2-story unit in the middle of a string of units. It has 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, an outside hot tub on the patio, and a dedicated parking space nearby. During our mid-week stay, all was quiet. My only...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I decided to book a little getaway, for my significant other and myself, and this location was amazing! We got to enjoy the beach, and the close proximity to both Ventura and Oxnard! Absolutely love everything about the unit, they provide you with so much, such as dishwasher soap, dish soap, and paper towels, little things that many often look...

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GPR S, Manager at Channel Island Shores, responded to this review

Dear Alba M, We are so thrilled you enjoyed your recent stay with us! We truly appreciate your feedback and hope you come visit us again soon! Kind regards, Jennifer

Reviewed 16 February 2017

Friendly, clean, unit was less than 1 block to the beach! Very helpful staff that went above & beyond to make my unit comfortable for my daughters resent surgery. Laundry area close by. Clean & no charge for use.

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GPR S, Manager at Channel Island Shores, responded to this review

Dear Lisa B, The resort team was thrilled to hear your positive feedback! Thank you so much for choosing us as your vacation destination. We hope your daughter is healing well and we hope to welcome you and your family back with us soon. Kind regards, Jennifer

Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

I really don't understand why anyone would stay at a hotel when they can stay at their very own beach house with a hottub and bbq on the porch for a lot cheaper. This place is amazing no doubt i will be returning soon!

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GPR S, General Manager at Channel Island Shores, responded to this review

Dear Rafael G, Thank you for your review! We are very happy to hear you will be staying with us again soon! We look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards, Jennifer

Litchfield Park, AZ
Reviewed 12 January 2017

We have family in the area and rent a room or vacation rental each time we visit which is about 5 times per year. Channel Island Shores has been our favorite of those to date. I called right after I made the reservation and spoke to Roxanne who was very friendly and informative on the phone. When we arrived, she...

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GPR S, Guest Relations Manager at Channel Island Shores, responded to this review

Thank you for the great feedback! We are thrilled to hear we are your favorite! We hope you and your family come visit us again soon. Kind regards, Jennifer

Palm Springs, California
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Visited here with my family after the holidays, and we had a great time. We checked in after hours and did not experience any complications. Our room was clean and the beds very comfortable after a long day of site-seeing in LA. Roxanne helped me with the best directions in getting my parents to LAX for a 6am flight. Would...

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GPR S, Manager at Channel Island Shores, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We were very happy to hear you and your family enjoyed your recent stay with us. We hope you come visit us again soon! Kind regards, Jennifer

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Channel Island Shores is quaint destination for vacationers wanting a relaxing seaside escape in a quiet residential setting. Located half a block from the beach and with views of the Channel Islands, this charming resort with a beach house feel is within steps of white, sandy beaches and refreshing ocean surf. This Oxnard beach vacation resort features amenities such as private patios, many with Jacuzzi Spas and Barbeques, spectacular ocean views, and fully-stocked kitchens. Guests may enjoy a multitude of nearby water activities including boating, kayaking, surfing and fishing. Explore the National Park, take side trips to Magic Mountain, Santa Barbara, Malibu Beach, Los Angeles, Universal Studios, Hearst Castle, or enjoy the famous Channel Island Harbor and Marina. Minimum check-in age is 21. Please note that air conditioning is not offered at this property. Please note there is a USD 15.00 daily resort fee due at booking which includes internet, parking, and phone calls. Please note the resort does not provide extra beds/cots or cribs, however guests may bring a crib. Weekly housekeeping is available we do not have daily housekeeping. Guests must have photo ID and credit card to put on hold for incidentals. Please contact the resort prior to 6pm if arriving after hours and you will be provided with a lockbox code and parking instructions. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the resort. We look forward to hosting you! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Channel Island Shores

Address: 1311 Mandalay Beach Rd, Oxnard, CA 93035-1965
Region: United States > California > Oxnard
Price Range: $183 - $345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Channel Island Shores 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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“The whole property is amazing and less than a 5 minute walk to the beach.”
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“Upper floor might be quieter. I could hear the folks in the upper unit from time to time.”
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“ask if they have a dehumidifier to borrow”
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“Some of the units have hot tubs. We loved ours!”
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“Ask for the building closest to the beach”
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