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Ocean Sands Resort

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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Kitchenette
3 Star Hotel
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All reviewspool viewthe managersbeach toysgrassy arearathtrevor beachfull kitchentide poolstwo bedroom suitelow tideeasy access to the beachgreat familyclose to townfamily vacationenjoyed our staymobility issuesrecommend this resorthot tub
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was not easy to find a place to accommodate 6 adults (well 3 under 17 years old) without spending a fortune on booking 2 rooms, and I wanted to have a kitchen access. The access to the beach, views were wonderful, the kids enjoyed...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a perfect location for our extended family to spend 4 days together! We had four separate suites. The kids loved the big open lawn by the pool, the swing set and the beach. Each suite was nicely appointed and had all the basic...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the second time staying at Ocean Sands and we will be back. We stayed in a unit directly overseeing the bay and the view was incredible. The room had lots of window to view the bay from both the dining room and living...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ocean Sands has been my BC getaway destination for a few years now. From the moment you walk in, you’re treated as a long time friend. The rooms are unique and perfectly set up for everything you need. The views are breathtaking too! Please take...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First of all trying to find the place was frustrating after a 3 hour trip, the sign was so cheap looking and small, ( for 2 nights in a condo it was almost $500) so we are expecting more, inside the place really needed a...More

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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
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$122 - US$317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Parksville
#2 Spa Hotel in Parksville
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Parksville
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$122 - US$317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Parksville
#2 Spa Hotel in Parksville
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Parksville
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (100)
Room & Suite (173)
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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"Floors are thin. Can hear people move above you easily."
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"Check with management before you book and review the available condo selection with them as some of the..."
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"Ground floor has a small walk out patio and adjacent lawn, and upper unit a balcony."
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"We stayed in condo 112 and found it very comfortable, fabulous view and the kitchen was well equipped."
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