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Langley City, Canada
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Somass Motel was very close to the marina where we managed to obtain a berth for our Grady White last weekend. The facility is very clean with A/C that works, is perfectly clean and also close to great resturants.

Thank Traveller_Brody
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

The staff were extremely friendly and very accommodating. The customer service was superb, and they went out of their way to accommodate. Rooms were very clean and tidy and the beds were comfortable. We enjoyed our stay here a lot and would definitely stay here again.

2Thank Bree C
Salt Spring Island, Canada
Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

This is a great place to stay in Port Alberni. The owners take great pride in maintaining this property as a nice place to stay. They have RV hookups, charming clean and bright rooms, and a very nice swimming pool open during the summer months. Highly recommended to anyone staying in Port.

Thank haddon b
Surrey, Canada
Reviewed 9 November 2015

I was very impressed when I came here. The owner was very friendly, the motel over all is very clean, the service is awesome, a refreshing pool. This motel is the best place for fishermen because of the river. The river is plentiful with meny Salmon and the owner is happy to tell you what is going on around town...

Thank Richard R
Whistler, Canada
Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

My dad was on a fishing trip from nova Scotia so we met at the somass hotel. It was family owned, very clean and quiet and they were nice enough to let us store some frozen salmon in the freezer for a few days while we were in Tofino. It was perfect!

Thank Jkelbrat
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Right across boat launch/parking ( $15.5 inclduing day parking ) and I can even park my 16ft boat inside the motel - couldn't do it other hotels or motels. Clean cottage style rooms and frieldnly people were bonus. And, the pool....

1Thank Peter C
Parksville, Canada
Reviewed 6 August 2015

We were very impressed! It is an older motel and priced as such, but it is well-maintained, clean and welcoming. Lovely place to stay, friendly people. Short walk to several restaurants and the river.

Thank Dana C
Sooke, Canada
Reviewed 20 July 2015

We came in after a long day's drive and were pleasantly greeted. Staff were very helpful for dinner ideas; room was clean and nice; secret garden was great place to sit and cool off. Air conditioning worked great and was definitely needed. Only complain was the outdoor pool was too cold to swim in and the motel was located right...

Thank Astrid K
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

We just stayed one night and found it clean and comfortable and good value for 4 of us. The receptionist, Sumi, was very friendly and helpful with information about restaurants and grocery stores. Our unit was quite close to the road but it wasn't noisy. The Wifi worked perfectly for us.

Thank Iain C
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 6 January 2015

This was a rather humdrum experience but the room was okay and quite clean. It took quite a while for the heat to kick in. The staff here were quite helpful. It is near the water and quite a handy place to stay. Each room is like a little private cabin.

Thank John P

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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to our Cottage Style Motel located in the heartland of Vancouver Island's Pacific Rim region. Our central location makes us the perfect base for daytrips throughout the area. Cruise the Alberni Inlet on the MV Lady Rose, ride the summer steam train out to McLean Mill National Historic Site. Our well appointed and air conditioned rooms include 1 and 2 bedroom fully equipped kitchen suites as well as standard rooms with fridge & microwave. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Somass Motel & RV

Address: 5279 River Rd, Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 6Z3, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Port Alberni
Price Range: $106 - $156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Somass Motel & RV 2*
Number of rooms: 14
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“I would recommend the room with kitchenette”
haes00l, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“quieter rooms where located further back from the road”
Traveller_Brody, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“ask for a room away from the highway.”
AstridK196, 19 Jul 2015 | Read review
“All are Clean and comfortable.”
sonia3004, 9 Nov 2014 | Read review
“I would suggest making reservations in advance during peak times.”
Hoss1951, 5 Aug 2014 | Read review
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