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Ganges Marina and Boatel

161 Lower Ganges Rd., British Columbia, Canada
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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English first
manhattan beach, calif
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

We just finished a boat charter and spent the night in the marina and all was good. We have not been there for 3 years and while it;s not Poet's Cove, the stay was quiet, helpful dock staff, and the town is delightful as always. It's not the best marina in Canada but we had a great time on this... More

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Vancouver, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Disgusting toilets smelt fishy overflowing garbage cans, no hand towels plugged toilet with more floating logs than the Fraser River and grotty showers a total rip off compared to other B.C marinas very shoddy condition appears to be being milked for all its worth and no re-investing there's not really an alternative if you like the town and its very... More

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39 reviews 39 reviews
7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

With the number of luxury boats and the number of boating people using this facility it is in deplorable shape. Boards are loose, nothing looks like it has been attended to in years, the anti skid bats on the walkways are deteriorating. The bathrooms are disgusting . There are old pieces of docks and docking material strewn everywhere. They have... More

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Seattle, WA
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

I agree with the other reviews posted. The docks and facilities are in poor repair. When we stayed, there was an abundance of junk in the water and the whole place smelled pretty unpleasant. The folks working at the marina were very nice, though. It costs extra for garbage and there is no pump-out. Ganges is a great town and... More

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Kennewick, Washington
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285 reviews 285 reviews
43 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

I think this Marina could use a bit of sprucing up. They were very professional in helping us get into our reserved slip, but the facilities were only so-so. The toilet and shower facilities are not the nicest and the toilets seemed to plug up. Trash disposal is not included in moorage fees. Docks could use a bit of repair... More

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013 via mobile

With a great location in the harbor, this marina suffers from total lack of maintenance, repairs and upgrades. With the exception of the mega-yacht dock, the docks are shabby with loose cleats, power boxes that are rusty with many outlets that are defective. More than half the showers don't work. The floors aren't clean, and so forth. The fairways leading... More

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Okotoks, Canada
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

My girlfriend and I stayed a couple nights here on two different occasions and the experience was reasonable- though I had the other review in mind when we went there both times and could see its accuracy. Getting the slip assignment wasn't bad though being quite busy we were lucky to get a slip. It was on a broken section... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2011

Basic marina with basic services BUT the personal services were horrible. After arriving the girl who assisted us dock briefly pointed out the electrical box we were to use and we noted it and then paid for service BUT we only secured the boat before leaving to enjoy the village and go to dinner, thinking we could connect shore power... More

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Address: 161 Lower Ganges Rd., British Columbia, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Salt Spring Island
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Ranked #17 of 21 Specialty lodging in Salt Spring Island

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