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Sunrise Ridge Waterfront Resort

3.0 of 5
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1175 Resort Drive, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2E3, Canada
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Ranked #7 of 12 Hotels in Parksville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015
Kathleen5204 Cochrane, Canada
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cochrane, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

We spent the month of March at Sunrise Ridge. The hotel is in a very quiet location with direct access to an amazing beach. Rooms are beautifly decorated and the staff are friendly and very helpful. The hot tub and fitness room were an added bonus. Gas BBQ's on every deck are wonderful. We would like to thank Jack, Chris,... More 

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Sunrise08, General Manager at Sunrise Ridge Waterfront Resort, responded to this review

Good Day, Kathleen Thank you very much for your kind words regarding your stay with us. It was a pleasure having the two of you here for the month of March, and we are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you! Robynne Shaw General Manager More 

Squamish, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Very clean and well appointed 2 bedroom suite where we felt comfortable to visit, sleep, relax and cook great meals. The staff were friendly and went out of their way previous to our visit to make sure our reservation was suitable and confirmed. The resort is not right on the beach though there is a good trail that takes only... More 

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Sunrise08, General Manager at Sunrise Ridge Waterfront Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much Kathy for taking the time to post a review on Trip Advisor. It was our pleasure to ensure that your group enjoyed their stay, and I am so happy to hear that your experience here was so positive. We look forward to seeing you again! Robynne Shaw General Manager More 

Victoria, Canada
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

We had a wonderful stay at The Sunrise Ridge Waterfront Resort over the Family day weekend. The suites are new and very modern, comfortable and cozy. They offer fully equipped kitchens, spacious living rooms and bedrooms and luxurious bathrooms with heated floor tiles! Nice and clean, quiet and romantic place. Great ocean view and fresh air. Our children loved the... More 

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TrueKeyHotels, Director of Sales at Sunrise Ridge Waterfront Resort, responded to this review

Hi Boriana, Thank you so much for the great review! We take pride in our friendly guest services and appreciate you taking the time to mention our great staff. Come again soon :) Sincerely, Katie Wallace, Director of Sales & Marketing More 

Swift Current Saskatchewan Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

We were very impressed with this beautiful property overlooking the Georgia Strait. There is a bit of a beach in front, or a great beach close by. We walked many miles on the beach after the tides were out. Wonderful experience. The resort is very clean and the rooms well equipped and the staff are friendly and helpful, especially Rhonda,... More 

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TrueKeyHotels, Director of Sales at Sunrise Ridge Waterfront Resort, responded to this review

Hi Shadypines11, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review about our Resort. I am glad you enjoyed your stay and were able to explore the beaches while the tide was out, it is amazing how far you can go! We hope to see you again soon! Cheers, Katie Wallace, Director of Sales & Marketing More 

Victoria, Canada
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Gorgeous kitchen and massive bedroom soaker tub. I came with my 4 and 6 year olds so wasn't what I was looking for exactly. This place has a very quiet romantic atmosphere which is fabulous for the right people. Everything was nice and clean. The day staff were very polite and helpful. I'd called the front desk for salt and... More 

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Canada
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31 reviews 31 reviews
5 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We exchanged 2 weeks at our "Home" resort and stayed here in August. The name might be somewhat confusing. "Waterfront" does not automatically mean "Ocean view" and their web site warns you about it. Please contact the front desk to make sure you understand what you are getting. In my opinion, this place is more of a lodge/cottage kind of... More 

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Sunrise08, General Manager at Sunrise Ridge Waterfront Resort, responded to this review

It is so nice to see a review from an exchange guest on Trip Advisor! We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay in both unit types. The Junior Suites are a nice option, especially if a guest tends to eat most of their meals out, and simply wants to have a bit of breakfast or maybe heat something... More 

Parksville, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

This resort is award winning beautiful resort. Amazing foyer complete with sitting area around cozy fireplace, outside bbq area with outdoor fireplace and seating area, seasonal pool & hot tub, exercise room, large coffee lounge & conference room for rental. Many different styles/sizes of rooms to suit your budget. Super staff. Gorgeous & affordable...what could be better

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Sunrise08, General Manager at Sunrise Ridge Waterfront Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your recommendation on Trip Advisor. We appreciate that you took the time to do this and hope to see you again another time. Robynne Shaw General Manager More 

Victoria, Canada
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
11 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Posted May 20, 2014 "Well intentioned but underwhelming" This is a follow-up review to the one I wrote in May 2014 (title above). After posting a poor review I received an email from the manager who offered a gift certificate for one night free with purchase of another. We apprecaited this gesture and decided to try again. I suspect that... More 

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Sunrise08, General Manager at Sunrise Ridge Waterfront Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for posting your 2nd Trip Advisor review on our resort. It does sound as if you had a better experience this time, but still seem somewhat disappointed with regards to service. You are correct in that we are a vacation home property as opposed to a full service hotel. We appreciate that you have pointed that out in... More 

northern california
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136 reviews 136 reviews
26 hotel reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

This is a very nice, quiet place to stay. Our condo was smaller than most but adequate, decorated very nice and elegant. Very comfortable. And the place is very quiet, nit alot of hustle and bustle. We enjoyed it. Service is outstnading. One night we had trouble with the internet and Jeff helped us bring it back up! He certainly... More 

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Sunrise08, General Manager at Sunrise Ridge Waterfront Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review on Trip Advisor. It is great to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, and we look forward to welcoming you back another time. Robynne Shaw General Manager More 

Langley, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We just returned from our 4-night stay at Sunrise Ridge in October and enjoyed every minute of it. We had a lovely 2 bedroom/2 bathroom suite on the 4th floor with a huge furnished patio deck and new bbq. All the kitchen appliances, dishes, glasswear, pots & pans were all matching and like new. Luxurious bedding & pillows. Staff were... More 

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Sunrise08, General Manager at Sunrise Ridge Waterfront Resort, responded to this review

We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your Thanksgiving weekend at Sunrise. Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review. We hope to see you again soon! Regards Robynne Shaw General Manager More 

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