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Sooke River Campground

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Langford, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent Easter weekend here with some friends and had a great time. There was a free egg hunt for the kids and very reasonably priced hot dog lunch as well. The campsite was busy but not full, and was a peaceful place. No rowdy partners up late, and very friendly hosts that always had a smile on. Please be...

Thank emiliebuchan
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Was fun they gave snacks showers and ice aswell as wood right on the river walking distance to cold beer and wine store and is affordable for eveyone but good idea to book in advance they have small cabins too

1Thank Corie W
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Our experience with the Sooke River Campground is worth a 5 star rating ! What made it most enjoyable were the hosts Georgia and Joe.. The grounds are beautifully kept, (Joe is forever outside working on them)... and Georgia is always available to meet your needs. The washrooms and showers are clean enough to eat from ! I hightly recommend...

Thank Valerie H
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Really enjoyed our stay. The caretakers are wonderful, love the little store inside the office. Would love to see a pop or juice vending machine ;) Down side was the recent fire ban and heat but completely out of anyone's control. A nice dip in the river and a propane fire did the trick and we will definitely go back...

1Thank Savana L
Reviewed 26 July 2016

On checking in we were greeted by a lovely and friendly lady, what a nice way to start out for the weekend. We had reserved a spot along the creek side rather than the river so there would be some shade. Unfortunately It was rather close to the entrance so we did get a bit of road noise during the...

1Thank Laurie M
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Camped there for five nights Nice spot in back area by trees but there were many different areas Some totally open right by river Others close together but near office playground etc Staff at front desk exceptionally friendly and helpful Good value for your money for firewood Clean washrooms with good hot showers Good location when doing galloping goose trail,...

1Thank Brenda K
Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Great campsite. New managers Georgia And Joe are wonderful people. They have been working hard on many improvements and making this Campsite a very pleasant comfortable place to stay. I look forward to my next visit.

1Thank Donna O
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

We came to the campground with our car and tent. There werent many people around so we had plenty of space for everything. Every campsite has its own table/bench and a fireplace. The washrooms are the cleanest ive seen so far on the island (i have been to 3 this far) and the personel was very friendly. It is imporotant...

2Thank Jan D
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

It's a nice place. But very small. The lady who checked me in was nice but she put us in a 22 foot deep trailer site when in have a 29 foot trailer. Do the math it doesn't quite fit lol I had to park my trailer on an angle for it to fit. Would only go back for a...

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 1 October 2015

Stayed at sooke river campground at the end of september and the weather was excellent. We really enjoyed watching the seals catching the salmon that were coming up stream to spawn. We even saw river otter enjoying the salmon as well. Eagles, Great blue herons, and Kingfishers were also there for the feast. In the early morning mist fishermen waist...

2Thank Mariagrey

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Additional Information about Sooke River Campground

Address: 2259 Phillips Rd, Sooke, British Columbia V9Z 0Y3, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Sooke
Number of rooms: 72
Also Known As:
Sooke River Campground Vancouver Island
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“There is also 3 cabins that can be rented . Reservations in advance is highly recommended as they are quite popular.”
valeriehQ5762EJ, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“treed sites along creek were our favourites, unless you like full sun.”
KarinCatapults, 2 Sep 2013 | Read review
“The campground is run by the Sooke community association. Being community run they take pride in ensuring things are done right.”
BillR323, 31 Aug 2013 | Read review
“Check the map to ensure shade and trees as opposed to open field.”
Tracey_Safe_Travels, 10 Jul 2013 | Read review
“The cabins back onto the park, so if you planning on sleeping in and don't want to hear other peoples kids at 7 am playing in the park, I'd stay away from the cabins. Perfect location though for ppl with little kids as you wouldn't want them out of your site or you'd get a fine. No joke.”
jlbjlbjlb1981, 5 May 2013 | Read review
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