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Ocean Sands Resort

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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pool view”(8 reviews)
“the managers”(20 reviews)
“beach toys”(13 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Beachfront
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The first place we stayed in was ok. Staff was good for the most part. Then we got moved from one cottage to another. The second cottage we were in was disgusting. We showed up to no heat on in the building. The main bathroom...More

Thank Doug Y
Response from OceanSandsResort, Manager at Ocean Sands ResortResponded 4 days ago

Hi Doug, So, I think you might have reviewed the wrong resort. Ocean Sands Resort does not have cottages, we have Two Bedroom Condos. All our condos are one level, so we do not have an "upstairs bedroom". We do not charge cleaning fees unless...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Just a wonderful beachfront setting. The unit was exceptionally clean and well furnished and the staff was very friendly and helpful. The place is starting to show its age on the exterior, but still in good condition. We were in the ground level unit and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second visit to your great resort and will certainly not be our last . We have travelled to a great many places over the years and can not think of a more pleasant atmosphere and nicer people to see. The weather was...More

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Thank aajmoore1931
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are Lots of free good videos at office. Condo has plenty of utensils, dishes, and cooking supplies. We had a gas bar-b-q on our patio. There is an elevator to go up and down from beach. separate thermostats in the rooms

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Thank Tom J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

HIGH QUALITY spacious condo unit we were lucky enough to book......we have booked the same unit again for the following two years and absolutely LOVE IT!!! The Unit is very well equipped in the kitchen and we now know we do not even have to...More

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About
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$104 - US$321 (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$104 - US$321 (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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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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"We stayed in Unit 25, which had a great view of the ocean and was in good repair. I'd suggest a 2nd..."
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"Spacious and comfortable condo. We appreciated the gas fireplace, but even when we followed the..."
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"If you do not like to hear people above you take a top floor."
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"28 feels like a high end hotel room but includes a well appointed kitchen. The tv is a good size, the carpets..."
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