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Maquinna Lodge

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   120 First Street, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
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Ranked #14 of 16 hotels in Tofino
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014
Pat-Dale C Carstairs, Alberta, Canada
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Carstairs, Alberta, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

The Maquinna Lodge is a great place for your money. This resembles a hostel in that it has a large common area with a fridge, microwave, coffee maker, sink and counter area for preparing meals. There are tables and chairs and this room overlooks the harbours. The rooms are comfortable and the hotel is extremely clean. It is an older... More

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Victoria, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Stayed for two nights in August 2013, was a great place to stay to sleep and get well rested for surfing. This hotel is a good for what you are paying and is close to the water and in the heart of Tofino. The hotel itself is also quite dated. The parking is very limited. The parking lot is an... More

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Best part of this hotel is the great location and if you ask for a harbor view it is lovely. We decided to get take out and a bottle of wine and eat at the little table in our room overlooking the harbor. Watched the planes taking off and landing and the colors change as the sun set. Beautiful and... More

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King City, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

Central location in downtown Tofino, Close to docks, stores and is very clean, tidy , has comfortable beds and friendly staff = great value for the money For $70 per night you can't go wrong.?...it's not plush but is good.

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Prince George, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

After reading a few reviews I was a little hesitant to stay but settled because of the price. This place is very much 'you get what you pay for'. Happy to report that room and bathroom was very clean, however there is no air conditioner, no coffee maker, etc in the rooms. This place is ideal if you just want... More

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Wezembeek-Oppem, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013 via mobile

Tofino is a place for seeing nature at its best. Seashore, mountains, rain forest. Pacific Rim has it all. this hotel is in a great location to explore th natural wonders which surround it. The rooms could be noisy as the was no sound isolation between the rooms. Reasonable, I guess for a expensive tourist location, but still too much... More

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Well, this hotel is quite dated to say the least......prob decorated in 1982 I would guess. all that aside, the room was very clean, the bathroom sparkled! But if you are going there wanting a nice spa shower, don't get your hopes up, the shower head was a handheld that wouldn't stay on the holder once the water pressure was... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

A quiet place not very fancy but had all the essentials that need to be there. We booked the harbor facing family room. The rooms were of good size for 3 adults. We could not make the heater work but that was okay for us since it was not so cold. It also does not have the usual bar fridge... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

Never had a room so close to the main street and it was very noisy throughout the night. Because there is no air conditioning or fan so the air circulation is poor, feeling NO air in the room. We finally went with open window for air instead, so we had to live with very noisy street until around 11pm. Make... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

Very friendly staff. Right in the heart of tofino. Staff very friendly. Free parking was awesome! Rooms are in need of a renovation, but size of the rooms are great. Nice feature was a community kitchen if you have your own food. I would stay here again!

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Address: 120 First Street, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Clayoquot Sound > Tofino
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Maquinna Lodge 2*
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