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Paradise Seashell Motel

411 West Island Hwy, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 1A1, Canada
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Ranked #8 of 15 hotels in Parksville
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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borden
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic location! Walking distance to restaurants, beach and stores. The motel has a kids paradise next door. The experience is one of a kind for the family. We will definitely be coming back. Owners are welcoming and kind. We were very surprised how quiet the motel was.

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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a really nice location and your basic motel rooms. Everything was clean and staff were very friendly and helpful. It is a great place to stay for one night and the price is right. \location was good to close to shops and restaurants within walking distance. Free mini putt is a nice bonus.

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Wiesbaden, Germany
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is really a nice place to stay. Friendly stuff, giving also some gifts to our little one. You get vouchers for the minigolf next door. FIFA World Cup is shown during breakfast. All in one, everything we needed for our stay between Victoria and Ucluelet

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West Kelowna
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We stayed in an updated room, which included new carpeting, a completely redone bathroom, comfortable beds, and a kitchenette with a fridge, microwave, toaster, kettle, dishes, and cutlery. There was a basic continental breakfast available as well. The hotel itself is small, which gives it a homey atmosphere, but the rooms are quite spacious. It was very clean, and the... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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139 reviews 139 reviews
35 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

Arrived late evening, needed a bed! We were given a queen room at the back of the motel, cheapest available. The room was pretty clean, skirting boards needed a dust! Ok for a night, pretty cosy size was, basic without micro or fridge. Need to be careful of the bedlamps as we kept knocking our heads on them! Breakfast was... More

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Surrey, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013 via mobile

I stayed for 1 night, my husband has 2 more. We stayed in room 30 which is dog friendly for our 94lb lab. The room is very dated (think 1970s) and dim lighting but very clean and the staff are very polite and helpful. You can hear everything outside your room or in the rooms beside or above but it... More

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Vancouver Island, Canada
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38 reviews 38 reviews
13 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

we needed a couple of nights in a hotel close to pparadise mini golf and this one was perfect. The motel is very basic with small room but was terrific and clean the check in was easy and pleasant although there is no air conditioning they do have fans in the room. They have a continental brk with homemade muffins... More

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Victoria, Canada
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33 reviews 33 reviews
10 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

Stay here while being a vendor at Parksville Beachfest. Really nice people at the front desk and the aroma of fresh baking muffins to die for. This property is older, rooms are standard size for the era of the hotel. Main thing is they were clean. The rates best going for the area for a place I'd stay at and... More

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Langley City, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

This motel is a bare bones basic motel with a great rate. Rooms are on the smaller side but fantastically clean. The motel itself is very well kept. While I had understood the motel to be on the beach, or at least have a view of the beach, the access is a short walk. The beach is much less populated... More

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Erfurt, Germany
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

we both stayed there 1 night in July 2013, very clean rooms, very polite couple at the reception, rooms are big enough also for a longer stay, clean bathroom with hair blower & towels, good breakfast with coffee, tea, toast, jam, ....

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Address: 411 West Island Hwy, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 1A1, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Parksville
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Amenities

Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Parksville #5 On the Beach Hotel in Parksville
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Paradise Sea Shell Motel is the ideal Parksville Motel to call home while visiting Parksville and the surrounding area of Vancouver Island. Our Oceanside Parksville accommodation is in a prime location, right next door to the world famous Paradise Mini Golf and Fun park, which provides hours of family fun for all ages. You'll receive Free Mini Golf. (During opening months of Paradise Fun Park March - September) A short walk through the property takes you to one of the nicest, safest, sandiest beaches on Vancouver Island. This Parksville Accommodation is within walking distance of many restaurants, ranging from casual to fine dining. For those who want to stay closer to home we have a bbq / picnic area for the use of our guests. For those with pets, we are also pet-friendly, with four rooms set aside for our four-pawed guests and their families. Since we only allow pets in our pet-designated rooms, those who are sensitive to pets can enjoy pet-free accommodation by reserving one of our non-pet rooms. This Parksville Motel, is centrally located on Vancouver Island making it a perfect home base for exploring the many other beautiful areas with just a day trip in any direction. Long Beach (west) Campbell River (north) and Nanaimo/Chemainus or Victoria (south) to name a few. There are many modes of transportation available to explore Vancouver Island - bus, car, tours and biking and hiking. And for the more adventurous, outdoor activities such as sailing, kayaking or caving can all be booked from the Motel. Of course there are also many beautiful golf courses in the area, one for every level of player. If it is fishing you enjoy, charters are available from marinas close by. ... more   less 
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