We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 16 Tofino hotels

Marina West Motel

3.0 of 5 Resort   |   634 Campbell St | Box 69, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada (Formerly Weigh West Marine Resort)
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Marina West Motel to your Saves list
Marina West Motel
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 6 more sites!
45%
Ranked #14 of 16 hotels in Tofino
A recent review
3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
Toronto_SciTeacher Toronto, Canada
  • Overview
  • Reviews (194)
  • Photos (74)
  • Similar Hotels
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (63)
  • Location
  • More
true
Write a Review

194 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    25
    57
    49
    32
    31
See reviews for
23
105
7
8
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (63)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Toronto, Canada
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
12 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Having booked this trip at least a month in advance (for our 3 year anniversary), there were only 3 hotels left in the area with Vacancy. This was the best we could get. Not too bad for $221.83 during peak season. Pros - right by the Marina, great views, not so great from room - two surf shops next door... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
MarinaWestTofino, Front Desk Agent at Marina West Motel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank-you for your review. Room 68 is a room with 2 Queen Beds and a Balcony and unfortunately there are no rooms of with a direct view. To avoid disappointment, we do not guarantee an ocean view form any of our rooms as not all rooms face the inlet, and there is an waterfront pub and marina... More

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

hmmmm This place came recommended, and I don't know Why? It's a large complex, and conveniently located on the main street of Tofino, but…. The rooms were Hot, beds were squeaky, and the mattresses needed replacing. The hallways were dark, and the decor - tired. This place needs some TLC. Oh, and it was WAAAY more expensive than where we... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
27 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked 7 nights here in high season but left after 3 nights. Like most Tofino hotels, this place is way overpriced for what you get. Room #60 was clean enough and actually rather spacious. Front desk staff is friendly and helpful and the food in Jack's restaurant was good. Location is convenient (walk to town in 10 min.) and there... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
MarinaWestTofino, Front Desk Agent at Marina West Motel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank-you for taking time from your day to submit a review. Your feedback is appreciated. We do have staff on site throughout the night to handle noise and have made note that you were unable to reach us by phone. Our sincerest apologies for your disrupted sleep. If you’d like to speak further on this matter, our... More

1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All the other hotels were booked for most days near the times we could travel. With only 7 days advance search, the few rooms available in Tofino, BC, on a prime summer weekend, were all over $300 per night. But the Marina West Motel was only $160. So we expected an inferior room. We were pleasantly surprised to find the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Saskatoon, Canada
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for reasonably priced (I know, a bit of an oxymoron in this town) lodging in Tofino you may want to consider the Marina West. While it certainly wasn't the most luxurious place I've stayed at, it was by no means the worst. Pros: -It's location is suited so that you can walk anywhere in town -Our... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
Edmonton, Canada
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walked in to the room and it stunk like mold. Black hair on my pillow, stained carpet, mold on shower curtain. Told the front desk they didn't change our room. We had the room for 4 days and the first day we get back housekeeping went through all our stuff and packed it in our bags!!! Including underwear I had... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
MarinaWestTofino, Front Desk Agent at Marina West Motel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank-you for your review. This is something we do take seriously and will be calling to follow up with you in the very near future. Should you wish to contact us in the mean time, our Accommodations Manager can be reached by phone: 250-725-3277 or by email: groups@marinawest.com Kind Regards, The Team at Marina West More

Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unless you fish this is not the place to stay. The internet pictures are deceiving and deceptive. We booked our rooms 6 mos in advance, one room overlooked the parking lot, the other room weeds growing in a wall. The water view was all marina for fishing, Not a great view at all. You cannot use the bathroom unless you... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
Ramat Gan, Israel
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we stayed 2 nights in early July in a King suite with kichenette and with extra murphy bed. The room was booked a couple of months in advance. The view of the marina and small harbor was spectacular from our 3rd story balcony. There were, however, many glitches and disavantages: the toilet in the remodeled bathroom backed up twice and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband booked a room (81) at the hotel for 3. I was impressed by the cleanliness and also the superb room layout. Our 20 year old daughter had the Murphy bed and we had the king. Our privacy was guaranteed with our own door. The room had a balcony with a beautiful view which we enjoyed. We walked into... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Munich, Germany
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We (Group of 4 friends) were at this place at the end of June and had a really nice stay there. The receptionist was polite and helpful. The roomservice was good. So I can totally recommend this motel. Especially for young people since there is also the opportunity to have a BBQ in the backyard.

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Marina West Motel, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Marina West Motel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Marina West Motel

Address: 634 Campbell St | Box 69, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada (Formerly Weigh West Marine Resort)
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Clayoquot Sound > Tofino
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Marina West Motel 3*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Expedia, Travelocity, Booking.com, Priceline, Tingo, BookingOdigeoWL, Otel and Venere so you can book your Marina West Motel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Weigh West Marine Hotel Tofino

74 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (62)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (11)
Viewed
View from room (9)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (4)
Viewed
Other (37)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (13)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (1)
Viewed
Other (10)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in Tofino with
any amenities

Amenities

Bar / Lounge Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#7 Top resorts Hotel in Tofino
Hotel Class
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Marina West is a very unique west coast oceanfront resort that offers the perfect setting for whale watching, eco adventures, fishing, boating, hot springs trips, beachcombing. ... more   less 
Number of rooms
63

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Marina West Motel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer