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Rockwater Secret Cove Resort

4.0 of 5 Resort   |   5356 Ole's Cove Road | Halfmoon Bay, Halfmoon Bay, British Columbia V0N 1Y2, Canada
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Vancouver
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Don't let the slick website and great photos fool you! The setting is spectacular, but sadly the accommodation, service and staff leave A LOT to be desired. I called to make my reservation as I wanted to know exactly which tent I would have as I wanted a great view and was willing to pay for it. I was told... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
23 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed in a one of the tent house suites and had a wonderful time at this resort (which was helped by great weather). The view from the tent deck was magical as was the boardwalk journey to get to it. The bed was amazingly soft and the tent had a great rain shower and whirlpool bath. And where else... More

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Alberta
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First of all let me start by saying that this is a unique resort, but this is not a high end luxury resort as they claim. My husband and I have traveled all over the world and stayed at some wonderful places, this is not one of those. I have read countless reviews on here, and especially the negative ones... More

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Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you can afford the price, definitely go for one of the tents. We love the view & the fresh air! Being in the woods but with all the luxury amenities is truly amazing! I even manage to write which I haven't done for a long time. You get to be very creative when you are in touch with nature.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a three night stay booked at this resort, with two rooms with ocean views in the main building. Each room had two queen size beds which meant my husband and I could have had one each while our three teenage kids were squashed into two beds. One of the boys decided he would rather sleep on the floor... More

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Peace River, Alberta
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I booked a three night stay in one of the tent suites for our honeymoon, our total cost was $2800.00 (ouch) but included was a $175.00 (their value) dinner, two $35.00 breakfasts, one 1 hour couples massage along the water, one couples facial and a float plane flight through the sechelt inlet (sorry do know costs of... More

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Fort St. John, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a beautiful location and if you are looking for a nice ocean view and don't care about the room, this location may be for you. I stayed in a room that resembled the old outside entrance 'rowhouse' style with two floors. Although they have attempted to put new bedding and curtains in the room, its definitely a very... More

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Winnipeg
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in the cabins... the one in front of the septic field. Mistake! There is both the odor and the view is blocked by the whole septic processing station. The cabin is showing it's age - that was noticeable when getting into bed on the far side of the bed. A definite slope of the floor. Can't say how... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I stayed here for one night this August for a wedding in one of the tent suites. To sum it up it is not worth it when there is new places like the Pointhouse that are close enough (at half the price), and the service/cleaning might be better. Good points: -View is nice -Nice to be located at resort if... More

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Mission, Canada
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We had an amazing time at the Rockwater- our tent was better then im imagined- the walk to the tent was enchanting and beautiful. I will say that although our dinner was good chances are I wont eat there again or at the very least will order to my room- the thing I don't love about this place is that... More

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Address: 5356 Ole's Cove Road | Halfmoon Bay, Halfmoon Bay, British Columbia V0N 1Y2, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Sunshine Coast > Halfmoon Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Rockwater Secret Cove Resort 4*
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Also Known As:
Rockwater Secret Cove Hotel Halfmoon Bay
Hotel Rockwater Secret Cove
Rockwater Secret Cove Resort Canada/Halfmoon Bay, Sunshine Coast

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