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Beach Acres Resort

25 1051 Resort Drive, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2E4, Canada
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gorgeous, beautiful, calm, clean - fires on the beaches, sand for miles. Great pub, lovely staff at Beachacres throughout - very charming. I had a problem with booking and they put it right on the same day - all-round lovely.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I am sad to see poor reviews previously on this resort!!!! I am well traveled and found the beachfront cottage to be meticulously clean and well stocked. The beach and view are great. The staff has been wonderful!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Just looking for an escape from the rigors of city life, then this is a fabulous location. The townhouse we rented was well furnished and comfortable. The view out over Rathtrevor Beach simply stunning. We were fortunate to catch the morning sunrise, with the tidal pools glittering in the sun's rays. Peaceful nights, fresh air, what more could you ask.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

This place was recommended by our friends who adore this particular resort. Upon arrival, the staff was very welcoming, and by the time we were finished signing our life away and making sure we agreed to doing all the dishes, or else....remove the garbage....or else...agreed to paying for all the rentals of everything, we were a little put off. Reading... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Rathtrevor is a spectacular beach but buyer beware at Beach Acres. The "Beachfront Cottages" are mis-represented on the website as cottages - one would assume those to be detached single cottages but they are in fact duplex units. For almost $400 per nite over the Labour Day Weekend, our family certainly paid a big premium for beachfront; we were anticipating... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 via mobile

We stayed in a beach level townhouse. It is older, but had everything we needed. Comfortable beds, well stocked kitchen, great location, a bbq, full size fridge/freezer, stove, nice coffee machine, etc. Very clean property! Also friendly and helpful staff, a clean laundromat and indoor pool. Would love to return next summer. So peaceful here :-)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Stayed here recently in one of the beach level townhouse. Very nice location, as we were a 30 second walk to the beach and a 2 second walk to the pub :-) The accommodation itself was average - the kitchen and bathroom were in need of a little update; the beds were comfortable, and we liked having the loft for... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Stayed in February 2014 whilst on a research trip of VI. We rented cottage 11 for two nights and was very satisfied with how well stocked the chalet was. The beds were comfortable and best of all was the close proximity to the beach. It was only 50 yds away and we spent most of our short trip beachcombing and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Stayed here with our family of 4 in unit number 26. Great location as you could see ocean from patio and just a short walk down the hill to be on the beach. Staff was great upon check in as we weren't keen on our first unit so they let us switch to unit 26 which although was only 1... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

The most bizarre thing I have seen in all my dozens of hotel/motel/and resort experiences from seedy Montreal hostels to five star Mexican resorts: a foamy-soap dispenser you see in below-average mall bathrooms attached to the shower wall with a label on it describing it as "shampoo, hand soap, body wash". I should have taken a picture of it. It... More

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VanessaFuller, Guest Relations Manager at Beach Acres Resort, responded to this review

We are so sorry to hear that our resort did not live up to your expectations. We would've liked to make your stay more comfortable. We are sorry that you did not care for the soap/shampoo/body wash dispenser that we provide in the bathroom. As an environmental initiative, we changed to this type of product about fifteen years ago, Over... More

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Address: 25 1051 Resort Drive, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2E4, Canada
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Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Parksville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 54
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Beach Acres Hotel Parksville
Beach Acres Resort Parksville, Vancouver Island

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