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Buena Vista by the Sea

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Port Coquitlam
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Back again. On the waterfront a very unique cottage style motel bungalow. The owners are a delight. That starts your experience. Lovely suite facing the garden with the beach just beyond. The location is superb. Friendly entertaining ownership makes you feel like family. We'll be back again and again

Thank Goldwingman
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2016

We were party of 4scots,spending a few days on Vancouver Island and had booked our last night at the Qualicum Inn,wished we could have for a few more,from the moment we arrived we realised that we were somewhere special,the reception,resturant staff,bar staff and the manager,they were all so professional,friendly,and obviously enjoyed there job,the bedrooms ,the resturant,the bar area and the...

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 29 August 2016

If your looking for quaint this is it. A bit outdated but very clean. Very friendly staff. The kitchenette was perfect. Bed was comfy. Felt very homey. Our one complaint was the price..very expensive but I guess that's what you get for a sea side view.

Thank L F
Manitoba, Canada
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed for one night at Buena Vista by the Sea. Very good stay. Clean, convenient kitchenette. good location. No issues at all. Would return again the next time we are visiting this quaint Canadian town.

Thank Melody S
Winnetka, Illinois
Reviewed 11 August 2016

This place couldn't be closer to the water and is run by friendly, conscientious hosts who keep their accommodations super clean. In addition, the kitchen is well-equipped, with stove, microwave, full-size fridge and more. Further, the prices are quite reasonable, even in high season. That said, it appears that the owners are economizing, so surfaces are scuffed, mattress is probably...

Thank aestheticangel
Beachfrontbunny, Owner at Buena Vista by the Sea, responded to this review

Thank you for your Trip Advisor review...appreciative of all feedback...checked the mattress & have since replaced it. Scuff marks have been removed,,touched up @ greatly improved. Again,thank you,'your comfort is our concern' Claire Murphy ( owner )

Solihull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 August 2016

The Buena Vista by the Sea is located on the coast road, highway 19a. It is approximately 1.5 miles from downtown Qualicum Beach. The accommodation is a series of suites, all with sea views. We choose the Georgia suite, this is a particularly nice suite and has its own balcony looking out to sea. We found the whole facility really...

2Thank david7star
Chilliwack, Canada
Reviewed 21 July 2016

A beautiful affordable motel along with a very "warm welcome" by staff Laurie and John. The room was clean and crisp in presentation and comfort. The view was Amazing from the room exit to the beach. Beautiful roses of which I stopped often to enjoy their fragrance, Amazing palm trees, flowers and lighting filled the garden area and large patios...

Thank Mary W
Reviewed 4 June 2016

Representing a group of Sorority ladies anxious to go on a ladies get-away in Qualicum,on October 2, 2015 I booked five rooms and paid the required $500.00 deposit which was processed by Buena Vista the next day. The booking was for July 17, 18 and 19th 2016, thus nine months hence. In May 2016 I sent an email indicating the...

8Thank Els B
Reviewed 30 May 2016

We were so pleasantly surprised when we first viewed our "Georgia Room" at Buena Vista. Absolutely stunning view and lots of light. The garden below is meticulously groomed with lawn and flowers and seating areas and barbecue facilities. And then, a little sandy beach area and access to the ocean beyond, with views of the mountains and islands of BC....

Thank lyndas834
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Lori & John the managers of Buena Vista By The Sea were welcoming and compassionate beyond our expectations after a horrendous day for my brother and I. We were looking for affordable accommodations at 8:30 at night after our Father had passed away in Qualicum unexpectedly that morning. We truly found our oasis in them and their quaint 8 room...

Thank Gordon H

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
All of our rooms have a full kitchen and a beautiful ocean view. Our suites all have undergone extensive renovation. In the upper suites you can sit on your private balcony overlooking the ocean and enjoy the cool sea breezes as you watch the cruise ships pass. The lower suites are walk on waterfront with sliding patio doors opening to our manicured lawn. You have your choice of bachelor, one bedroom or two bedroom suites. Every room has cable TV and high-speed internet access should you get tired of watching the wildlife on the beach or the spectacular sunsets. Unfortunately our accommodation is not suited for small children. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Buena Vista by the Sea

Address: 3285 Island Hwy W | British Columbia, Qualicum Beach, British Columbia V9K 2C6, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Qualicum Beach
Price Range: RM423 - RM731 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Buena Vista by the Sea 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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Also Known As:
Buena Vista By The Sea Hotel Qualicum Beach
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Qualicum Beach
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Qualicum Beach
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“The Georgia was perfect”
Lindalamborghini, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Walk on beach, you all!”
266goldbergfamily, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for level two corner”
M3666AJtomm, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask to see room in advance to have options. Some have a warmer feeling than others yet all clean and comfortable.”
marywL3244IG, 21 Jul 2016 | Read review
“I preferred the upstairs room for the view.”
Van2010, 9 May 2016 | Read review
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