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Sandcastle Inn

2.0 of 5 374 W. Island Highway, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 1K8, 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for a few nights - it was very clean and comfy. The hotel is close to downtown Parksville. The people that operate the hotel are nice. Free Parking. Wifi was OK - not good enough for streaming or skype calls. No pool. There's a small gym that I never used. Breakfast is minimal but the muffins they provided... More

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Farmington, Utah
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We rented 2 rooms for what we were paying for one room elsewhere. Older rooms but clean and comfortable. Television in our room was not working and no pool. Left before breakfast as we were traveling and needed to leave before breakfast. If you don't mind not having all the amenties, television and pool, then this is a great place... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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20 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

This property is in a great location to the town of Parksville, shopping, and the beach. Very clean and well kept. Very helpful front desk staff. The windows open for a cool sea breeze. There is an elevator if needed as the building is three floors. The only things I can think of that would detract from this hotel is... More

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Grande Prairie
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

My family made a one night stay to Parksville and stayed at this decently priced hotel. Check in process was quick and efficient. Staff were very friendly and quick with accommodating our request for a mattress for the floor. Rooms were older and small; yet clean and comfortable. For the price, we'd definitely stay here again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We recently enjoyed a brief stay at this hotel. Although the room was closer to the highway than we may have liked, we had no issues with traffic or other noise during the night. The air conditioner worked great with several different settings from which to choose, and although no one will ever mistake the Sandcastle as being luxurious, it... More

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Spokane
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52 reviews 52 reviews
12 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

The Sandcastle Inn is a simple, no frills hotel. The room was clean and comfortable. (The carpets in the hallways were very stained, which gave the hotel a less than ideal appearance.) The staff was friendly and helpful. Erin, who worked in the morning, was was service minded--keeping the breakfast food stocked, the room tidy, and taking our tray from... More

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Powell River, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We stayed at the Sandcastle for one night with our 3 boys (ages 10, 7 & 7) on July 18. As per the other reviews, the staff were great and very friendly. The rooms were clean but rather small, especially for kitchenettes. The breakfast, compared to continental breakfasts at other hotels (Holiday Inn, Best Western, etc) was not great with... More

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London, United Kingdom
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We might have been lucky to get a suite- it was really beautiful, clean, spacious, well equipped. Breakfast was extremely basic- muffins and cereals. Moreover, if you came late, the muffins would be gone.

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Victoria, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We were pleasantly surprised by our hotel standard suite. Our room was nice and bright with a view all the things we asked for and more. Excellent value for money. The staff in the hotel were very obliging and friendly. The breakfast was adequate. Nice to finish with an apple each day. Erin, the Hotel Manager looked after the property... More

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Nottingham UK
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29 reviews 29 reviews
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

I stayed here for 1 night in a large double room which was clean. Wi Fi was good and free. The Hotel staff were friendly and helpful with check in/out made simple. There was no traffic noise from the nearby main road. Breakfast was not up to what I expected with very little choice on offer. The property is about... More

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Address: 374 W. Island Highway, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 1K8, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Parksville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Sandcastle Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 36
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Also Known As:
Sandcastle Hotel Parksville
Sandcastle Inn Parksville, Vancouver Island

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