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Pacific Sands Beach Resort

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London, UK
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed in a 2 bedroom beach house in summer 2015 and 2016. We stayed as a family of 5 and there was plenty of space for us. My 3 children shared 2 queen beds. I am being a bit picky in giving this place 4 stars but that is due to: - the rather dark and dreary kitchen (but...

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Markus M, Guest Relations Manager at Pacific Sands Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear nicoleLondon_UK, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experiences with Pacific Sands Beach Resort! We definitely appreciate the feedback and are glad you enjoyed your stay in a Two Bedroom Beach House. I have passed along your feedback to management regarding the lighting in the units. The Beach Houses would be considered our most luxurious and...

Saskatchewan, Canada
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a place I will easily recommend to others looking for a clean, comfy place to stay. We stayed with friends in a 2 bedroom ocean view unit. The view was great and we were just a few steps away from the beach. Great for watching surfers or just going for a walk on the beach. The bed was...

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Emmen, Switzerland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely loved the apartment! There is a barbecue grill right in front of the house and several hammocks and beautiful sunsets. You can get free water at the reception and the staff is really friendly. It was one of the best hotels I ever stayed in. Right at the ocean and the beach. LOVED IT!

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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recommended if you are travelling with friends or children. Bring food with you, or shop on the way, because there is very limited groceries on site. No indoor restaurant, just a grill serving tasty hamburgers etc.

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Markus M, Guest Relations Manager at Pacific Sands Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Cathy R, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience with Pacific Sands! Thank you for the nice review. Although we do not have an indoor restaurant, we do have the Surfside Grill offering lunch and dinner everyday until 7pm. You can eat at the outdoor seating or take back the food to your room. We...

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything was perfect: stunning views, lovely balconies, cozy fireplaces, comfy furniture, simple & elegant decor, great kitchen (thanks for the coffee!), lovely bed with simple clean white duvet & feather pillows, friendly staff & excellent service - couldn't have asked for anything more!

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Nanaimo, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked the Sunset House for our family gathering, to celebrate our 30th Anniversary, and a late Christmas too, as we were all together in one place. And it was the perfect place! Where to start??? Four bedrooms are all located downstairs, as soon as you walk in the door. So they are cooler than upstairs. That is okay, as I...

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Markus M, Guest Relations Manager at Pacific Sands Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear J0an123, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience with Pacific Sands Beach Resort. It sounds like you had a very memorable time in the amazing Sunset House. Thank you for all the detailed feedback, I will definitely be following up with the Housekeeping Manager to see if we can sort out the issue with the...

Pahrump, Nevada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed in the one bedroom condo (second bedroom locked off). We have been here several times before but it has been several years. Absolutely everything you need is supplied. Just like home except your on the beach in Tofino. There was nothing else you needed. Kitchen was fully supplied. Interaction with any of the staff, front desk, housekeeping, maintenance, every...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The resort is right on the beach, a few steps from our room and voila, Cox Bay is there to stroll, run or do cartwheels on the sand. Dogs run free, so can we! The rooms are tastefully understated, clean and modern. It appears rooms are upgraded as needed. The staff is cheerful, helpful when needed. The available crab pots...

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Swift Current, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wet & Wild west coast! This resort is on a fabulous location right on Cox Bay, Literally just steps from the ocean! We were greeted by Jasmine who we had read lots about in plenty of reviews! She was friendly and efficient and had us off to our Beach House promptly! We would recommend to book a beach house, they...

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Kelowna, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I had planned this trip years ago, and didn't make it. They refunded our deposit at that point, and we vowed to come back. This year, we made it! Beautiful rooms, beautiful scenery and great service. Our only suggestions would be that the rooms lacked a music system (we easily could have brought our own, didn't even...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
GreenLeadersPlatinum level
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Pacific Sands Beach Resort is located on 41 pristine acres of property and 2500 feet of ocean front on Cox Bay. Adjacent to the Pacific Rim National Park all suites and Luxury Beach Houses offer spectacular ocean or beach front views, mesmerizing sunsets and breathtaking storm watching. A walk to Pettinger Point is a must. Enjoy unrivaled culinary splendors at one of Tofino's many restaurants. Adventure tours of the Clayoquot Sound, beach combing and surfing are the most popular activities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pacific Sands Beach Resort

Address: 1421 Pacific Rim Hwy. | Box 237, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Clayoquot Sound > Tofino
Price Range: RM842 - RM2,224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Pacific Sands Beach Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 77
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Also Known As:
Pacific Sands Beach Hotel Tofino
Pacific Sands Beach Tofino
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Tofino
#3 Green Hotel in Tofino
#4 Family Hotel in Tofino
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Tofino
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“For proximity to the beach ask for a central location”
 of 5 bubbles nicoleLondon_UK, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The beach houses are attached but designed so that one house is set back from each of the others - very quiet with lots of privacy - smart”
 of 5 bubbles brigittev754, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Several types available, dependant on price.”
 of 5 bubbles Jonhbgood, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Request a room closer to the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles Blake331, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Beach Houses”
 of 5 bubbles Stuzzyy, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
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