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Ocean Sands Resort

1165 Resort Drive, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2E2, Canada
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Ranked #1 of 15 hotels in Parksville
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
Michelle L Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I really enjoyed our stay at the Ocean Sands Resort. The resort has a friendly staff. The view is beautiful and the rooms are very spacious. The bed was very comfortable. I would happily stay again. More luggage carts would be appreciated. Lovely.

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Qualicum Beach, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Clean, friendly staff, the pool, hot tub and grounds were lovely. The unit was comfortable and my family could relax. One improvement suggested: the playground was a disappointment for our 7 year old. Definitely only for pre-schoolers!

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Lethbridge, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Would go there again, any time. We went with the family, ( 3 teenagers) We all loved it!! We had a ocean front 2 bedroom room(111). A full kitchen, so If you like you can make your own meal. Pool on side, everything you need was available.

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Chilliwack, Canada
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights during the BC Summer Games. The place is a little outdated but the gorgeous view makes up for it. The pool closes way too early, should at least be open for adults past 9:30 pm. Price was okay but wish we had 2 bathrooms since it slept 6 people. Very friendly staff

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Victoria, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome super friendly and accomating service. Great beach front rooms for the price. Not super fancy but comfortable and perfect for our family. Beach front room was awesome but a little cozy to the Neighbours. Pool side rooms great had a bit of ocean front view, rooms on second floor was pretty warm. Front desk did provide us with fans... More

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St. Albert
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We lucked out and booked 6 nights in an oceanfront room (207). The room was very clean, and had everything we needed to BBQ and cook meals. Beds were comfy and I read other people reviewing that the decor was dated in some units - I found it just great. We barely spent time in the room anyway so having... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Having come to the island and needing a place for a long stay while finding a place to live we visited many locations and chose Ocean Sands Resort. - the best choice by far. We were very pleased with the support and welcome, the locale, service and amenities . For us it could not have been better and made our... More

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent spot for seniors with older children. We found many places close by we all enjoyed - Milner Garden - Wildlife Recovery Centre (little ones would have fun too at both!) - Mount Washington, Englishman's Falls, Sprout Lake fishing, and walks on the beach. View was fabulous and so were our hosts.

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Bristol
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I chose the Ocean Sands Resort after considering the reviews, price, location and proximity to Parksville centre. On arriving, having had a look at Studio Room 310 overlooking the beach and finding no kitchen facilities, I was offered alternative accommodation further back near the pool. Imagine my surprise when I was offered condo number 33. It was spacious, clean, nicely... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect for families w kids of all ages. The outdoor pool is amazing. There is a large green space for kicking around a ball or running around/ all while parents can supervise from the patio with beer and BBQ in hand! Right near a great beach for sand dollar searching! Small rooms but you don't spend much time in there!

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Address: 1165 Resort Drive, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2E2, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Parksville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Amenities

Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Spa Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Parksville #1 Family Hotel in Parksville #1 Top resorts Hotel in Parksville #2 Romantic Hotel in Parksville
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