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Pacific Sands Beach Resort

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a two storey beach house overlooking the ocean. The master bedroom overlooks the ocean, has a soaker tub, a huge tv etc etc. About three steps down is another bedroom with 2 queen size beds - beautiful vanity etc., huge tv, view windows of forests - downstairs is a huge room - full kitchen, all the amenities, a... More 

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Vancouver Island, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We took the family to Tofino this summer and really enjoyed our stay. Being local to Van Isle we usually go in the winter, but thought we would check out summer in its full vibe. Tofino is such a cool town in the summer, not that any time is bad to visit. The resort was as good as always. The... More 

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Thank williamofvictoria
Markus M, Guest Relations Manager at Pacific Sands Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear WilliamofVictoria, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience with us! Summer vs. Winter in Tofino can be like night/day. There are definitely many more festivals, markets, and events happening in the Summer months, as well as the weather is quite beautiful. Winter has it's own raw energy, but tends to be a lot quieter and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife & I spent an amazing week here in June. Our suite was perfect, comfortable bed, beautiful balcony on the beach. Sam checked us in, very helpful and friendly. We had everything we needed, we used the bbqs, walked on the beach and the trail and watched so many incredible sunsets. Perfect location, great staff, best location in Tofino.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The view from our 3rd floor room was great, and the beach outside is a pleasure to go for walks on. They are the only pluses about this hotel for me. Everything else felt very much like a midrange motel but at the price of upmarket accommodation, which in my opinion the Pacific Sands isn't. The kitchen, bathroom and fittings... More 

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ShaneRichards, General Manager at Pacific Sands Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dirk, Thank you for your visit and taking the time to review. We love the beach too! We are fortunate to have such a beautiful coast and have access to so much shorefront to stroll each day. We will consider your requests for kitchen curtains in the future. I apologize this disrupted your stay. They are currently not in our... More 

Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful place, stunning views and fantastic service! I have travelled extensively and this ranks amongst my favourite places to be! The addition of SurfSister adds to the perfection! Tiffany was a great instructor making us first timers feel at ease and have a lot of fun. At the front desk, Sam provided exceptional service on numerous occasions. 3 nights... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When booking this resort, we were wowed by the amazing pictures of the resort, beach and surrounding Tofino area. Well, you won't be disappointed. This is not a full service 5-star luxury resort but instead it offers carefully placed, fully equipped suites/apartments with most amazing sea views in a completely laid back environment. Lock away the bling and designer clothing... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for 5 nights with family. Ideal for surfers with the beach literally metres away. The beach is large and not too busy The suite we had was decorated in contemporary colours, the bed was extremely comfy and the ocean views amazing. The kitchen was a little dated and small but that's fine Laundry facilities were good. You can bbq... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I recently stayed 3 nights at Pacific Sands Resort. (2 adults & 1 child - 7 years old) In my opinion - an ocean front view is a must. The "Great Room" the dining area sits above the sandy beach - any table in the restaurant is a great view. Tip: when making your reservation, specify that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are looking to experience the west coast of Vancouver Island look no further than little peace of paradise. Located on Cox Beach one of the best surfing beaches on the island you are centrally located to experience everything that the Tofino area has to offer. Suites are equipped with full kitchens with ocean views with just a short... More 

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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had a 3 night stay at this resort in a beach front suite. This was very well equipped and huge, with lovely views of the sea, through the pines. The staff were extremely polite and helpful. The resort is quite a way from Tofino centre, probably about a 10 minute drive and there is no restaurant... More 

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Markus M, Guest Relations Manager at Pacific Sands Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Cliff C, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience with us here at Pacific Sands! It sounds like you had a lovely time with your family enjoying the beach and all the amazing surrounding areas. Yes, we are a short drive/bike ride from town, and although we do not have a sit down indoor restaurant,... More 

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  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Pacific Sands Beach Resort is located on 41 pristine acres of property and 2500 feet of ocean front on Cox Bay. Adjacent to the Pacific Rim National Park all suites and Luxury Beach Houses offer spectacular ocean or beach front views, mesmerizing sunsets and breathtaking storm watching. A walk to Pettinger Point is a must. Enjoy unrivaled culinary splendors at one of Tofino's many restaurants. Adventure tours of the Clayoquot Sound, beach combing and surfing are the most popular activities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pacific Sands Beach Resort

Address: 1421 Pacific Rim Hwy. | Box 237, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Clayoquot Sound > Tofino
Price Range: $209 - $656 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Pacific Sands Beach Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 77
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Also Known As:
Pacific Sands Beach Hotel Tofino
Pacific Sands Beach Tofino
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Tofino
#4 Family Hotel in Tofino
#4 Green Hotel in Tofino
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Tofino
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