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BEST WESTERN PLUS Barclay Hotel

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4277 Stamp Ave., Port Alberni, British Columbia V9Y 7X8, Canada
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Check in went smoothly, despite me not having a credit card. I left a deposit tho, and was assured that it would be returned to me the next morning upon a room check. We had a few drinks at the bar and Tracy was awesome. The lady at check out happened to be the same person who checked me in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our king size bed was the best sleep I've ever had. Super comfortable. Convenient motor bike parking out of the weather. Friendly and helpful staff. Convenient in hotel restaurant. Luxurious spa area. Weather prevented us from using the outside pool.

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BWBarclayGM, Owner at BEST WESTERN PLUS Barclay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear TripAdvisor member, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience during your stay with us in this TripAdvisor review. It is high praise from a guest to say they had the best sleep ever, and we appreciate the comment. We were happy to be able to accommodate your bike out of the elements, we have some space... More 

Victoria, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very clean & friendly hotel. Came to Sproat Lake for family reunion & stayed here 3 nights. Hotel recently renovated. Staff very friendly & obliging. Had breakfast & dinner in hotel restaurant. Lots of choices & very good food. Will return in future.

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BWBarclayGM, Owner at BEST WESTERN PLUS Barclay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Anita L, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience about your stay in this Tripadvisor review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and had an opportunity to enjoy some meals in Stamps Café and Pastimes Sports Bar and Grill. We hope you had a wonderful time at your reunion, the weather... More 

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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here one night the rooms have been updated with pillow top mattress and pillows rooms were completely updated with new HD TV, paint and furniture and carpet. This is the best value on Vancouver Island. The shower was amazing full power with awesome shower head again one of the best rooms in Vancouver Island. Highly recommend this Place... More 

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BWBarclayGM, Owner at BEST WESTERN PLUS Barclay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear JPSto, Thank you for sharing the experience of your stay at the BEST WESTERN PLUS Barclay Hotel in this Tripadvisor review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and found everything to your liking. We are constantly updating and improving our product for our guests, and comments like yours tell us we are moving in the... More 

2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I vacationed the Pacific Rim from Victoria to Tofino! We stayed in several hotels along the way! This BEST Western was superb!! I usually do not stay in Best Westerns in the States because historically they are not up to par. This Best western is completely upgraded with new everything and the staff Excellent! Beautiful hotel. We... More 

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BWBarclayGM, Owner at BEST WESTERN PLUS Barclay Hotel, responded to this review

Kathryn P, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at the BEST WESTERN PLUS Barclay Hotel in this Tripadvisor review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed you stay with us and the new beds have been a big hit among our guests. We hope you had a wonderful trip and had time to see some of... More 

Surrey, Canada
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean, quiet, good bed, Happy with stay... You dont want to stay at a lot of the skanky motels up the hill. I felt safer and we had our kayaks on the van and also our bikes. So it was comforting to park in front of the office doors. There is a lot of issues in Port Alberni with drugs... More 

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BWBarclayGM, Owner at BEST WESTERN PLUS Barclay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Robert B, Thank you for taking the time to share the experience of your stay with us on Tripadvisor. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the hotel and your stay with us. We always keep an eye out for our guests vehicles and belongings. I hope you enjoyed your kayaking adventure and we look forward to welcoming... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great stay...definitely will come back! Friendly staff, awesome little restaurant with good prices, no need to leave the hotel! They understand bikers like to keep their rigs undercover and accomodated for us....definitely will come back here the next time we are on Vancouver Island? I'm ,0 pm

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BWBarclayGM, Owner at BEST WESTERN PLUS Barclay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Leif E, Thank you so much for taking the time to share you experience at the BEST WESTERN PLUS Barclay Hotel in this Tripadvisor review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and had an opportunity to enjoy breakfast in Stamps Café. We pride ourselves on offering quality food and great service to all of... More 

Toronto, Canada
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59 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here on business one night mid August 2015. Place was packed. high season for Vancouver Island. Room was very clean with great linens. bathroom was fine, but certainly not luxurious. Needed one of those magnified wall mounted mirrors. In room coffee was better than most hotels! Reg & Decaf available and both were very good. On the downside, the... More 

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BWBarclayGM, Owner at BEST WESTERN PLUS Barclay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear YYZ-RiskMgr, Thank you for taking the time to complete this Tripadvisor review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your room in the hotel and are will be happy to welcome you back during your next trip to Port Alberni, We are surprised to read your comments regarding breakfast as we usually get great feedback about our food... More 

Sooke
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at The Barclay Best Western cause we went up for the Port Alberni Drag Races. Hotel staff was wonderful and my daughter had a great time. I like how this hotel was not far at all from most attraction

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BWBarclayGM, Owner at BEST WESTERN PLUS Barclay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sunshine8413, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience while staying at the BEST WESTERN PLUS Barclay Hotel. The drag race weekend is one of many great events held in the Alberni Valley every year, and we are happy to hear you and your daughter had a wonderful time here. We would be pleased to welcome you... More 

Prince George, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They we awesome everyone was very helpful and pleasant would come back and the made our 2 puppies it was their first long trip from Calgary. Room was very clean and met a housekeeper who always said morning as I took the dogs out early in the morning

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BWBarclayGM, Owner at BEST WESTERN PLUS Barclay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Marwyn, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience during your stay with us in this Tripadvisor review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us as did the 2 puppies. We hope to be able to welcome you back to the BEST WESTERN PLUS Barclay Hotel on your next visit to the... More 

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