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Ocean Sands Resort

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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pool view”(8 reviews)
“the managers”(20 reviews)
“the kitchen”(38 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Kitchenette
3 Star accommodation
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All reviewspool viewthe managersthe kitchenbeach toystwo bedroom unitgrassy arearathtrevor beachlow tidetide poolsclamsgreat familyget awayhot tubenjoyed our staystayed nightsthe ground floorhome away from home
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Darcy and staff do a great job cleaning and maintaining this property. My son has allergies, asthma and environmental sensitivities and they do a special clean and unscented laundry for us. Return clientele get 10% off stays. Will be back!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in #28 on the BC Day weekend(Aug 5-7). This was the sixth time we have stayed there and, as always, it was terrific. Christy and Darcy are wonderful managers and their staff do great work in preparing the accommodations. We have reserved for...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The management were great as always.Even though the resort is older they keep it in superb condition very clean and very family orientated nice and quiet at night. Pool was lovely shade if you need it.pool towels provided.Condo 31 great equipped with everything you need...More

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Thank Denise L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ocean Sands has provided the perfect holiday venue for our family of eight for the past three years. We have loved the close proximity to the ocean beach, the lawns where children are free to play, the swings, the pool and having a bbq as...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The 2 units our family stayed in were well appointed and spotless! As well, the use of an elevator was much appreciated when getting to the beach.My grandchildren made full use of the pool. The office was helpful in getting anything we needed, even an...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$103 - US$332 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Ocean View Hotel in Parksville
#3 Bay View Hotel in Parksville
#3 Family Resort Hotel in Parksville
#1 Mid-range Hotel in Parksville
#6 Family Hotel in Parksville
#6 Great View Hotel in Parksville
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$103 - US$332 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Ocean View Hotel in Parksville
#3 Bay View Hotel in Parksville
#3 Family Resort Hotel in Parksville
#1 Mid-range Hotel in Parksville
#6 Family Hotel in Parksville
#6 Great View Hotel in Parksville
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (109)
Room & Suite (182)
Pool & Beach (33)
Dining (4)
Amenities (12)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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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 like room 215, ocean front and no carpets for allergies. It is a 2 bedroom unit and the balcony is mostly..."
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"I was hesitant to use an upper suite because of the stairs but the view was worth it!"
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"Ocean side if you aren't travelling with children. The view is wonderful. Pool side if you have..."
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"Floors are thin. Can hear people move above you easily."
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