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Marina West Motel

634 Campbell St | Box 69, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada (Formerly Weigh West Marine Resort)
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  • 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
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Comox, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Pretty much everything you need except shopping. It has a competent restaurant for breakfast. A good pub to wind down at night. A private pier to go on. Whale watching business right there. And a hotel with friendly staff and clean rooms. They also allow pets for a $40 fee. I definitely will stay there again.

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

It was easy to find and close to town. We check in around 6pm & rested for a bit but when we decided to go have dinner @ the diner, it was close. It's only open from 8-3 on sunday to thursday. Front desk didn't inform us about it. We then have to scramble to look for a place to... More 

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Vancouver Island, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

We had harbour view rooms and took advantage of groupon deal. If looking for high end, it is not here but if you want good value it was great. We did have partiers outside our window at 1:30 but they soon went to bed. The diner had great breakfasts and watching the harbour load boats etc. was great fun. Whale... More 

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Hope, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

I booked this room through Groupon and I guess they don't want return visits. I would have thought that the owners would want to put there best foot forward so you would tell others and return yourself. Won't happen. The room I was given had no views what so ever so if you choose to stay here make sure you... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Nice place to stay , has great views of the harbor from balcony , suites have a separate bedroom a king bed with a kitchenette, every thing you need for an extended stay , staff was very friendly and very helpful, close enough you can walk the downtown area.

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Victoria, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Good clean rooms with very good beds, (even the pull out was comfy) and showers. It's on the edge of the village and walking there is super easy. Go to the Roy Henry Vickers Gallery for some beautiful contemporary First Nations Art. Internet is a bit sporadic, sometimes strong signal, sometimes no so much. (I'd give it a 5 rating... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Clean, good-sized room, very close to the center of town (about a ten minute walk). We didn't have much of a view, but we can't complain for what we paid. Very friendly staff, nice looking pub which is right on the water. Would stay again!

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Courtenay, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

This is the second time for me at this location. First time with the new management. It's still really good. I have been going back to Tofino for many years. There are two accommodation options for me, a resort or the Marina West. Marina West gives you a great location right in town. You can walk and explore the shops.... More 

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MarinaWestTofino, Front Desk Representative at Marina West Motel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank-you for your review! Did you know that motel guests receive a discounted rate on whale watching, bear watching & hot springs trips at our on-site Marine Adventure Centre? The season kicks off in March and runs until September! We look forward to accommodating you again in the future. Kind Regards, The Team at Marina West More 

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6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Was in room 70, second floor. One queen bed, TINY bathroom, un-covered balcony (no real view unless you looked all the way left, then you could see water; it was still pretty.) It was a small-sized room but who wants to spend much time in the room - it's Tofino; you're on vacation! As others have said, the wifi is... More 

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MarinaWestTofino, Front Desk Representative at Marina West Motel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank-you for your review! Did you know that motel guests receive a discounted rate on whale watching, bear watching & hot springs trips at our on-site Marine Adventure Centre? The season kicks off in March and runs until September! We look forward to accommodating you again in the future. Kind Regards, The Team at Marina West More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Front desk isn't readily available. And we have asked for some things and couldn't get them. The wireless Internet is poor as we couldn't get connection. And no hardwire connection was available to replace it. Clean and cozy though for the stay.

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MarinaWestTofino, Front Desk Representative at Marina West Motel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank-you for your review. We do take your feedback seriously and have made note of these issues to better serve our guests in the future. If you would like to speak to us further, our Front Desk Manager may be reached at 250-725-3277 or groups@marinawest.com Kind Regards, The Team at Marina West More 

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