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Ocean Sands Resort

1165 Resort Drive, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2E2, Canada
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    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
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

As always, Ocean Sands was a great place for our family to meet for a vacation together. 3 families go up & we each get our own unit which works out well for the teens that wish to stay up later & sleep in more. We get together for shared meals & all go down for fires on the beach.... More 

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Sherwood Park, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

We had a great stay, the condo's are set up so that everyone has a great view. The unit we were in had a nice layout and was very clean, however, it was probably time for some paint in the near future. The caretakers were very nice and made every effort to accomodate the guests at all hours. We were... More 

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Red Deer, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

What a perfect spot to stay on the East Coastline. The facilities were great and the cost very affordable. The staff was very accommodating, even upgraded us at no cost from a studio to a full condo with a separate bedroom and a panoramic view of the beach, water and mountains. Loved every minute here. The beach was easily accessible... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

I have stayed in other resorts on this beach. Ocean Sands offers all I could want and is very competitively priced . It is now my choice of the resorts along the beach. Staff was very helpful and approachable. The grounds well kept. Breathtaking views, quiet and relaxing. The bathroom could have used a fresh coat of paint and there... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

This was a great getaway. We booked an oceanfront condo and it was well worth it. We walked onto the beach and the beach went on for miles at low tide. There were sand dollars and shells and warm tide pools. It was relaxing and still great fun for the kids. The view from the living room was picture perfect.... More 

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Port Alberni, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

The condo had every necessity for a family holiday and was spacious, clean and comfortable. Well tended grassy lawns, a small playground and pool are readily accessible. An elevator is available that can take the family down to a short walkway to the beach...and what a beach. Miles of sand for the kids to romp and buils castles. The staff... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

Lovely self contained condos. Good size lap pool, and close to lots of activities. Our condo was clean, modern and well designed. The gadgets were a source of irritation, nothing was simple not even the air conditioning. It was a lovely place,very clean. It would have been nice to have laundry , dishwasher detergent there. However not sure if that... More 

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Cochrane
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

Thoroughly enjoyed this family friendly resort. Good value for money and a beautiful location. Spent hours on the beach and it's close to lots of other places to visit and things to do. The kids loved the pool too. Bring outdoor games as the open grass area is great for soccer, volleyball, etc.

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

We have just spent a family vacation at Ocean Sands, what a special place... We were in a 2 bedroom ocean front unit which had plenty of room for 4 of us, was well kept up and very clean. The view from our private sundeck was nothing short of spectacular, miles and miles of beach! Our grand-daughter made good use... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

We really enjoyed our time at Ocean Sands. The managers were very accommodating. There were young kids everywhere! It was very quiet and peaceful. Highly recommended for families. Our unit was clean and well kept up. There are a tonne of activities for children, including skim-boarding, swimming, digging for clams, and walking the beach. We will be back!

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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): $
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Ocean Sands Hotel Parksville
Ocean Sands Resort Parksville, Vancouver Island
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#1 Family Hotel in Parksville
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Parksville
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Parksville

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