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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 27 June 2016

We spent one night here in a large very comfortable room which was spotlessly clean. King size bed had very good quality linen and the room was attractively furnished. The bathroom is small but also spotlessly clean and equipped with everything required. The room had coffee maker, fridge and microwave. We had dinner and breakfast in the cafe, both meals...

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BWBarclayGM, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Barclay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear AussieBE, Thank you for taking the time to write this Tripadvisor review about your recent stay. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and found the hotel spotlessly clean. Our Housekeeping team will enjoy hearing this feedback as they take great pride in keeping the building clean and well maintained. Also happy to hear that you...

Reviewed 24 June 2016

While I was here for work related activities, this location offered relative closeness to the Tofino and/or Ucluelet areas in the form of day trips. The hotel itself is very clean and comfortable. Front staff are extremely helpful and competent. Rooms were decent size and well organized. The bar/restaurant offered decent food selections and reasonable prices. This hotel is close...

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BWBarclayGM, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Barclay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Tammy P: Thank you for taking the time to share this review of your recent stay with us in this Tripadvisor review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and found the hotel clean and comfortable. We are centrally located in Port Alberni and close to all attractions. Many of our guests choose to stay in...

Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 23 June 2016

We have stayed at this hotel 3 times and highly recommend it. Staff is very friendly. It is very clean and the rooms are decorated very nice. It was quiet and had a great nights sleep. It has a great breakfast and a nice bar/lounge area.

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BWBarclayGM, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Barclay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear thesimpsons46: Thank you for taking the time to share your experience during your recent stay with us in this Tripadvisor review. It is always nice to hear reviews from repeat guests to let us know we are on the right track in providing the services and products our guests look for in an enjoyable stay. Our team takes great...

Blenheim, Canada
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Your staff, both at the front desk and in the restaurant were pleasant to deal with, helpful with directions and always smiling. Great place to stay! Rooms were comfortable, the only thing I would have wanted that we didn't have , was a microwave. But that wouldn't stop us from staying there, or recommending it to others.

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BWBarclayGM, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Barclay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear karenp08137FF: Thank you for taking the time to share your experience during your stay with us in this Tripadvisor review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and found our Team to be friendly and helpful. All of our team members enjoy reading this sort of feedback as they take great pride in knowing that...

Hamilton, Canada
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Stayed here on way to Tofino. Great value. Clean, quite and great value is what we look for and it's what we found. Staff was very friendly. There was a lot of people fishing in the area which added to the location. I would stay here again in a heartbeat.

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BWBarclayGM, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Barclay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Hammerman99: Thank you for taking the time to share your experience during your recent stay with us in this Tripadvisor review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and found our staff very friendly. All of our team consider themselves ambassadors of tourism and are always helpful in providing tips of things to do and places to...

Reviewed 14 June 2016

Wish the weather was a bit warmer so we could have used the pool but enjoyed our stay and found the staff very accommodating and the room was quite even though we have the window open. Enjoyed the wedding banquet every thing was perfect there.

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BWBarclayGM, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Barclay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Eileen G: Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us during your recent stay. The weather was a bit cooler this weekend, but it didn't seem to detract from the wonderful time everyone had at the wedding. It is always nice to see the families meeting and enjoying the festivities, and we were happy to...

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

This was a good final stay on our way home from Bamfield fishing trip. The hotel staff is very friendly and helpful. The rooms are large and have a fridge. Breakfast was very good with a 20% off coupon even better. I thought the price for a basic room was a little bit high for the area.

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BWBarclayGM, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Barclay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear jhmadsen: Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us during your recent stay. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and found the staff to be helpful and friendly. We hope you had an exciting fishing trip. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Best Western Plus Barclay...

British Columbia
Reviewed 10 June 2016

This hotel has been kept up nicely. The rooms are kept well with good furniture (including comfy bed and hide-a-bed) and bedding. The pool is outdoors and was clean and had lots of seating. The only downside was the old heating unit in the room. We turned it down as low as it would go (60 F) and it never...

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BWBarclayGM, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Barclay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Booboo345, Thank you for taking the time to fill out this Tripadvisor review. Thank you for noting that the hotel has been kept up nicely, we finished a complete renovation of all of our guest room in March of this year and have received very positive feedback from the result. Our pool has been getting a lot of use...

Victoria
Reviewed 9 June 2016

Nice room, great linens on the beds. Has all amenities- lounge, restaurant, etc. Both meals we had were disappointing (breakfast, evening snack). Would not eat there again, but would stay. Easy to find, centrally located A bit pricey, but not too many other choices Noisey, but necessary, air conditioner in room.

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BWBarclayGM, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Barclay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Elizvictoria: Thank you for taking the time to share your experience during your recent stay with us. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your room and found the hotel easy to find and centrally located. We are disappointed our meals did not exceed your expectations, we generally get great reviews about our food service, in this instance...

Parksville, Canada
Reviewed 1 June 2016

I stay only stay at The BWB when I work in Port. It's close to all amenities, clean and well priced. I tend to eat out so I havent dined at the hotel restaurant much, but it seems fine. Oh and the cable(TV) package is good.

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Dear Asif A: Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at our hotel during your recent stay. It is always nice to hear responses from repeat guests to let us know we are still on the right track of offering our guests the best product and services. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Best Western Barclay an exceptional Port Alberni hotel on Vancouver Island, BC. Come be our guest in Port Alberni and enjoy a leisurely stay in warm, comfortable accommodations with tasteful décor. We are located 50 miles (80km) northwest of Nanaimo and is the midway point on Highway 4 to Vancouver Island’s West Coast. Situated in a valley surrounded by mountains and water, Port Alberni's beauty is breathtaking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS Barclay Hotel

Address: 4277 Stamp Ave, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 7X8, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Port Alberni
Price Range: RM407 - RM608 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Barclay Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 86
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Best Western Port Alberni
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