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Victoria, British Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

We are return visitors from Victoria and have always had a pleasant stay. We have stayed mostly on the 2nd floor but this time we got a suite on the main floor. Both rooms were very clean and well appointed. Kristy and Darcy are excellent property managers and very friendly.

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

We stayed in room 310 which had a beautiful ocean front view and walk out patio with barbeque; while the unit is roomy and bright, it is dated (especially the bathroom) and needs upgrades to take it beyond a good rating; the front office staff were exceptionally helpful and friendly; the location is private and picturesque but we could hear... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

These condos are fabulous. The beach view is amazing. There are fire pits on the beach for a fire. We enjoyed the pool and hot tub. The grounds and condos are well maintained. Always feel so relaxed when we stay here.

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Warkworth, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

We stayed here on our visit to Parksville. From our first contact with Chrissie, we were very impressed, very friendly, professional and caring. Beautiful condo, nicely decorated and fully equipped. We were 4 adults and a 6 year old . Lots of room, beautiful views of ocean and tides. Definitely child friendly, toys and dvd's. We left some luggage by... More 

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Brentwood Bay, BC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Older well kept condo, very clean, roomy and bright. The beach at Parksville is world class and a must for walking and exploring every day during your visit. Staff were very helpful and accommodating when we needed to change our booking due to a family emergency.

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Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

This is one of those condos where the pictures don't do it justice. It was super clean, the kitchen was well stocked with nice dishes, glasses, cutlery, etc. The beds and bedding were very comfortable, including the sofa bed. The view was to die for, we almost felt like we were on a cruise ship when we sat in the... More 

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BC Canada V4V
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

The location was excellent. Very relaxing. The room was very clean. Loved the balcony. Nice big resort too so lots of room for cars and kids and lawn chairs etc. Thanks so the front staff for getting up at 11pm at night to check us in.

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Vernon B.C.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Not sure if I should even write a review cuz I don't want anyone else to know about our special place. Our second stay at Ocean Sands and we simply love it. Quiet, well appointed suite, fabulous view, great hosts, and lots of beach and trails to explore. Weather was perfect both times (which I think is pretty lucky). Lots... More 

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West Lafayette, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

We really enjoyed exploring the tide pools and low tide beach combing. Friendly and helpful managers and staff. Neighbors were friendly but respectful of privacy. Would stay here again. Mini golf down the street, restaurant and coffee next door.

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Campbell River, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Not impressed when trying to relax. kids and adults running through and screaming on our ground floor lanai. We were trying to have a nice dinner, but ended up closing blinds and windows from people who seemed to have forgotten other people sometimes like a little privacy while enjoying their meal. If you are looking for relaxation, do not stay... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Ocean Sands Resort

Address: 1165 Resort Dr, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 2E2, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Parksville
Price Range: $86 - $288 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ocean Sands Resort 3*
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 On the Beach Hotel in Parksville
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Parksville
#1 Spa Hotel in Parksville
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