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Schooner Motel

311 Campbell, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This motel is a DUMP. I am currently sitting in room 3A, quietly regretting my pre-payment of $90 CAD to the Asian fellow (very rude) that was in the office. About the room: as noted by others, the room is musty and freezing cold. Heat is supplied by two baseboard heaters stacked on each other, and an electric 'fireplace' heater... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pros: good location, fireplace in room, and wifi. Cons: Dirtiness of sheets and bathroom (I am a somewhat clean freak, but still, it was noticable). Lack of friendliness at front desk (not asking for much, just smile a bit). Thin walls (hear people talk when trying to sleep early).

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Great location right in the heart of Tofino but very overpriced. Everything was extra. If you use two beds it's extra, towels were extra, laundry etc. The room was pretty clean but it wasn't much for the price. Two queen beds, a chair, mini fridge and bathroom for over $200 night CAD. Plus the front desk people were not very... More 

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McCall, Idaho
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Looked quaint on the outside. One room left "no view". Along with no adequate shade for the sliding glass door and the locks do not work. Had 2 double beds in the room but was told would charge "20 more" if used both beds. Makes you wonder which one was cleaned last. But the icing on the cake was the... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Motel is centrally situated in Tofino and has a good external appearance. Stayed night of 19th Aug 2014. Double room booking. All rooms contain two queen sized beds. Beds had mattresses sealed inside a plastic casing - most unpleasant to sleep on. Exterior sliding glass door was covered by vertical slatted blind. Blind broken - missing a draw cord, and... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

I booked to stay at this motel through Booking.com but unfortunately our plans changed and I cancelled the room 13 days prior to our booking. No where on Booking.com was I advised at the time of booking or cancellation that the cancellation must be done within 14 days to avoid a charge. I called the Motel and they said not... More 

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Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We stayed at Schooners Motel for two nights in june 2014 and had a great time. We had one double room and a apartment with fully equipped kitchen. The rooms even have a couple chairs and a table on the porch so you can enjoy the fabulous view and the sunset over the fjord and the mountains. This is not... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

Located downtown close to everything (grocery store is right across the street). Good view out the front windows, at least from the second-floor rooms / balcony (it was cloudy and we left before sunrise, but the view would have been nice during the daytime). Fridge is small, no microwave, but the fireplace and modern TV enhance the decor.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Ground floor room was smelly/ musty and over furnished it was like an obstacle course ! just two of us in a double room which we shared with 5 armchairs , big couch , large coffee table . TV on side wall not opposite beds ! only one chair ( of the many) was in the right position for viewing... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here after a failure in trying to find a campsite. We were looking for a cheap option and managed to get the family room (number 3) at a good price. The room was clean but did smell a bit musty. We went over to the shop to get dinner to cook in our kitchen. Only problem was the... More 

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