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25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

When,after flying to Vancouver,my wife and I travel via Horseshoe Bay and the BC Ferries to Vancouver Island,we always stay overnight at the "Horseshoe Bay Motel".Horseshoe Bay is a very pleasant,small village;everything is within walking distance,incl. restaurants,a pub,a Starbucks,convenience stores,and a handful of other stores.The motel is right in the middle of it.Once the car has been parked,everything can be... More 

Thank GMj-travel
Bobcaygeon, Canada
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50 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our stay here was a good one. Close to the ferry and everything that Horseshoe Bay has to offer. Plenty of parking and just a nice place to stay and visit. I'd stay here again. The motel management were very helpful and the rooms well maintained. If your planning on staying at this motel reserve way in advance. Always full.

Thank kathya6363
Haarlem, The Netherlands
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Fast check in, everything you need is present. Small room, adequate facilities, free wifi. No breakfast, but small supermarket just 100m away. Not really cheap, but perfect for travelling. Bus stop to Vancouver 200m distance.

Thank KeesKo
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

It was our first time visiting Horseshoe Bay. Nice little community. Easy check-in and check-out. Very clean motel; tasteful decor; vintage furnishings. Will definitely stay there again on our way to Nanaimo.

1 Thank Squicker56
Montagrier, France
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45 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016

Nice large two queen bed room with normal amenities. Cleanliness average.lady at checkin very quick and friendly.perfect location for a night before taking the ferry from horseshoe bay to Vancouver island.

Thank Jane H
London, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here because we had an early ferry to Nanaimo. It was very conveniently located, clean and comfortable. 2 mins walk from the coffee shop where we picked up breakfast, and 2 mins from places for dinner. Perfect.

Thank Helen W
Vancouver, Canada
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30 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016

Only needed this room to sleep. The lady I dealt with was extremely prompt with response time and friendly. When we arrived at 1030pm we noticed there was no air-conditioning. For how hot it gets in the lower mainland we were surprised and disappointed as it was still very warm out. There was a fan which we set up in... More 

Thank mauzymoo
Somerville, Massachusetts
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42 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016

This is a no frills motel with very dated (aesthetically) furniture, but very clean and overall a nice place to stay, in no small part due to its nice location not far from the harbor front in Horseshoe Bay. When we had people in the room next door, we could clearly hear their goings on. The walls are thin. We... More 

Thank burrlamb
Oxford, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

Location is what makes this a good choice. It's right in the centre of Horseshoe Bay within walking distance of a number of restaurants. The area itself is lovely overlooking Howe Sound. The motel is no more than average. Clean slightly old fashioned rooms, some with views of the lake. Free parking.

Thank Riverdale17
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93 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016

Stayed one night before getting the ferry to Nanaimo. The motel was very clean and the room very comfortable. It does need modernising and freshening up, decoration is a tad dark and dated, easy parking and access to the few shops and restaurants make it ideal for a stop over

1 Thank JohnDoherty1999
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Horseshoe Bay's convenient location makes a perfect base-camp: for travelers planning day trips or longer excursions ~ to the West Coast and Gulf Islands, or to more northerly destinations through the interior of BC. Located in scenic Horseshoe Bay Village, the Horseshoe Bay Motel is affordable and conveniently located. It is close to all attractions; world famous Whistler is only 90 minutes away and the Ferry Terminal to Vancouver Island is at your doorstep. Horseshoe Bay is a gateway to both Vancouver and the wonders of Vancouver Island including Victoria and Tofino. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Horseshoe Bay Motel

Address: 6588 Royal Ave, West Vancouver, British Columbia V7W 2B6, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > West Vancouver
Price Range: $91 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Horseshoe Bay Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 23
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Horseshoe Bay Hotel West Vancouver
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