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Ocean Sands Resort

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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pool view”(8 reviews)
“the managers”(20 reviews)
“the kitchen”(38 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Kitchenette
3 Star accommodation
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All reviewspool viewthe managersthe kitchenbeach toystwo bedroom unitgrassy arearathtrevor beachtide poolslow tideclamsgreat familyget awayhot tubenjoyed our staystayed nightsthe ground floorhome away from home
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Reviewed yesterday

3rd year here in summer. Has become our favorite resort on Resort Drive! Easy to beach. Lovely condos. Fun pool. Easy to ride bikes around area. Very helpful and friendly owners as well. Will be back next year!

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Thank Deanna C
Reviewed 2 days ago

We enjoyed our time at this well maintained property. Kids loved the beach and pool and we found the location very convenient to everything we wanted to see and do near Parksville. Would stay again for sure.

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Thank bluebluelotus
Reviewed 1 week ago

Darcy and staff do a great job cleaning and maintaining this property. My son has allergies, asthma and environmental sensitivities and they do a special clean and unscented laundry for us. Return clientele get 10% off stays. Will be back!

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Thank llew8520
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in #28 on the BC Day weekend(Aug 5-7). This was the sixth time we have stayed there and, as always, it was terrific. Christy and Darcy are wonderful managers and their staff do great work in preparing the accommodations. We have reserved for...More

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Thank ddesl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The management were great as always.Even though the resort is older they keep it in superb condition very clean and very family orientated nice and quiet at night. Pool was lovely shade if you need it.pool towels provided.Condo 31 great equipped with everything you need...More

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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
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$103 - US$332 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Parksville
#1 Spa Hotel in Parksville
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Parksville
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$103 - US$332 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Parksville
#1 Spa Hotel in Parksville
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Parksville
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Dining (4)
Amenities (12)
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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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"Can read about all the condos to pick one u want. Had 3 kids with us so nice to get room with 2 double beds..."
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"We like room 215, ocean front and no carpets for allergies. It is a 2 bedroom unit and the balcony is mostly..."
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"I was hesitant to use an upper suite because of the stairs but the view was worth it!"
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"Ocean side if you aren't travelling with children. The view is wonderful. Pool side if you have..."
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