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Best Western Plus Emerald Isle Hotel

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  • Excellent46%
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  • Average15%
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Free Parking
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2 Star accommodation
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All reviewssmitty's restaurantbest westernsrestaurant next doorattached restaurantconvenient locationclose to the airportvictoria airportwithin walking distancethe main streetfront desk staffhotel guestsbeds were very comfortablewould stay here againbutchart gardensqueen bedstayed two nightsan easy walk
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Comfortable rooms that are nicely decorated. Close to the airport however, the noise from the airport is able to be heard from the rooms. Easy access to grocery stores and cafes all around. Great location to catch ferries to/from Vancouver.

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Thank snogrl23
Response from BW Plus Emerald... M, Front Office Manager at Best Western Plus Emerald Isle HotelResponded 3 days ago

Hello snogrl23, Thanks for your great review! We are glad you enjoyed your stay. We hope to see you again!

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Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

This motel is conveniently located five minutes from Victoria Airport and five minutes to Swartz Bay. It was clean with nice furnishings, linens, bath amenities. Breakfast at Smittys next door was great and 20% hotel discount. We stayed on the outbound portion of our trip...More

Thank 2JRo
Response from BW Plus Emerald... M, Front Office Manager at Best Western Plus Emerald Isle HotelResponded 30 July 2018

Hello 2JRo, Thanks for your excellent review and ratings! We are pleased to know you had a memorable and enjoyable stay at Best Western Plus Emeralds Isle in Sidney, BC. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Front desk staff is so friendly and welcoming. Room was extremely clean, large, and nice fluffy towels. Outdoor parking. Lovely flowers. Attached to a restaurant where service and food was great. There is a pub about a block up the street (by the Chevron) which...More

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Response from BW Plus Emerald... M, Front Office Manager at Best Western Plus Emerald Isle HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hello Leslie, Thanks for your wonderful review!. We are glad you had an enjoyable stay! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is clean and staff was friendly. Central location...felt the cost was a little high but it was summer. The hotel gives you a voucher for 25% for the attached restaurant Smitty’s. Bathrooms were a little on the small side

Thank NicolleBC
Response from BW Plus Emerald... M, Front Office Manager at Best Western Plus Emerald Isle HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hello NicolleBC, Thank you for your rating and review. Our rates are definitely higher during the summer season. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope you will stay with us again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Offers a 25% discount at attached Smittys Restaurant. Good sized rooms, small bathroom. Staff were friendly and welcoming. One night for three adults including taxes around $300 several restaurants and grocery shopping within an easy walk.

Thank DEEvaluator
Response from BW Plus Emerald... M, Front Office Manager at Best Western Plus Emerald Isle HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Deevaluator, Thanks for your review, we are so happy you enjoyed your stay at our hotel!

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Welcome to the Best Western Plus Emerald Isle Hotel in Sidney-by-the-Sea. PLEASE refer to the Management Photos as these are our new Hotel photos, we have renovated. Our location is perfect for an early or ...More late flight as we are only a five minute drive from the Victoria International Airport. The BC Ferry Terminal at Swartz Bay, and Washington State Ferry to Anacortes WA are both five minutes drive as well. We are the closest Best Western to Butchart Gardens, Butterfly World, Church and State Winery, and the SHAW Ocean Discovery Center is 7 blocks away! Experience Sidney-by-the-Sea also known as Book Town with over 9 book stores. Everything is at your doorstep of our clean and quiet Hotel. Enjoy a beautiful walk along the Ocean front and watch the seals and otters play, Be sure to check out the Manager Photos not the prior Traveler or Expert photos as those are very old, We are Newly renovated, large comfortable rooms, free parking, free internet, options of Kitchen Suites, or Family suites or a large standard King or Queen Bedded room. Come and see us soon! Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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rungirl74
16 April 2017|
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Response from BW Plus Emerald... M | Property representative |
We have a very large parking lot that can easily accommodate many vehicles (large and small). Parking is also included in your rate.
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55traveler
26 June 2016|
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Response from Rick G | Reviewed this property |
These folks are incredibly helpful and accommodating. And, being near-ish the airport, they 100% "get it" when it comes to the vagaries of air travel. If you've confirmed your room with a credit card AND told them your... More
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Robert J
2 April 2016|
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Response from Rick P | Reviewed this property |
The hotel is about a 2-3 minute drive to the airport. I was surprised just how close it is, considering you don't really hear any air traffic overhead. Honestly, I don't recall there being a shuttle, but I had a car rental... More
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"Room 202 was the largest of the rooms on the floor. Huge bed, small kitchenette area and sitting area"
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"Room 104 was excellent"
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"Construction on our floor but NO noise in our room during the evening hours"
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