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Squamish, Canada
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178 reviews
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Reviewed 27 August 2016

This is a 50+ year old motel on the Old Island Highway 5 km (3 miles) south of the downtown area right across from the ocean/sea walk and a very popular coffee shop. The rooms are small and basic but our second floor room was clean, bed was comfortable and it has a small kitchen area with fridge and stove.... More 

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33 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016

It was pouring down rain and we were driving along the sea walk. Saw this motel and called to see if we could check in early which we were able to do. The room was clean and comfortable. The lady who runs the motel was courteous and very friendly.

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Thank Judy H
Collingwood, Canada
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213 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2015

We stayed here for four nights in a two bedroom suite for four of us. The bed was one of the most comfortable I have ever slept in. The decor is a little dated but clean and comfortable. The view across the way of the ocean was fantastic. The little kitchen was great for a few home cooked meals and... More 

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Thank Skyturtle101
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Reviewed 9 April 2015 via mobile

We stayed here one night.we got a smoking room the end room away from the non smoking rooms and it was so nice. When we opened the door expecting.a smoking odour and there was no odour. The lady at the office was so nice.we would stay there again

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Thank sir bob s
Mission
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65 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2015

Best thing about Vista Del Mar, it was across the street from a great little coffee shack on the beach. Booked hotel with hotels.com for $69 a night. I get there and the rooms are $60 a night, but because I booked with hotels.com for $69 that's what I had to pay. Room was clean,great shower. but an old motel.

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Thank waterbull
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Reviewed 22 November 2014

This place is ok. Not horrible. A bit dated....., but hey, I just needed a place to sleep while I was passing through. Nice to have a little kitchen. It's fair to say what others are saying. But really, in general, it's inexpensive, ocean and cool coffee shop across the street and the staff are really very nice. Easy check-in... More 

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Thank mike s
Calgary, Canada
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30 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2013

This place looks alright on the outside - bargain motel. Inside decor is stuck in 70's. Cleanliness left a lot to be desired - but beds were clean and reasonably comfortable. Price was too high for what you got so value is not very good. The up side is you get a free breakfast at Ricky's restaurant - the downside... More 

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NorCal
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45 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2013

Represented as a 2-Star by Vista Del Mar. The good: 1. Clean 2. Good beds The bad: 1. The breakfast is several miles from the hotel 2. WIFI worked only sporadically 3. Furniture was worn with veneer chipping off. 4. No air conditioning 5. No screens in windows 6. I would only give Vista Del Mar a 1-STAR rating.

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Thank Martin P
Beautiful BC
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130 reviews
53 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2011

Quiet, clean, comfortable ... and very affordable! This was a welcome gem in our quest for a budget-friendly stay ... with ALL the amenities! A lovely breakfast option at a local restaurant was included ..as well as free wireless!!! And right across the beach from the inland passage ... fantastic FOUR STARS. Great welcome, great service!

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Calgary, Canada
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25 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2011

This was a favourite of mine for a number of years. It was inexpensive and all rooms have a kitchenette. It was bought out a couple of years ago by the owner of the Town Centre Inn. I usually stay for a month but last year I moved out after 1 week. They have been cutting back on staff and... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We have 21 rooms that are kitchenettes and 3 2-bedroom suites. Guests receive FREE breakfast at "Rickey" restaurant. We have free wireless access in all rooms. We have a beautiful ocean view and panoramic mountain view. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vista Del Mar

Address: 920 Island Hwy S, Campbell River, British Columbia V9W 1B1, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Campbell River
Price Range: $72 - $106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 24
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“Second floor facing the water”
 of 5 bubbles ringerb, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“It's a roof over your head !!!!!!!”
 of 5 bubbles waterbull, 1 Mar 2015 | Read review
“The suite was quite spacious and staff were friendly.”
 of 5 bubbles 578BrianS, 28 Aug 2013 | Read review
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