We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Marina West Motel

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Management photos
Marina West Motel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

333 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Marina West Motel
See the most recent reviews
Showing 292: English reviews
Reviewed 20 August 2014

Booked 7 nights here in high season but left after 3 nights. Like most Tofino hotels, this place is way overpriced for what you get. Room #60 was clean enough and actually rather spacious. Front desk staff is friendly and helpful and the food in Jack's restaurant was good. Location is convenient (walk to town in 10 min.) and there...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank SeattleTrvlr
MarinaWestTofino, Front Desk Agent at Marina West Motel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank-you for taking time from your day to submit a review. Your feedback is appreciated. We do have staff on site throughout the night to handle noise and have made note that you were unable to reach us by phone. Our sincerest apologies for your disrupted sleep. If you’d like to speak further on this matter, our...

Reviewed 12 August 2014

All the other hotels were booked for most days near the times we could travel. With only 7 days advance search, the few rooms available in Tofino, BC, on a prime summer weekend, were all over $300 per night. But the Marina West Motel was only $160. So we expected an inferior room. We were pleasantly surprised to find the...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Sean B
Saskatoon, Canada
Reviewed 11 August 2014

If you are looking for reasonably priced (I know, a bit of an oxymoron in this town) lodging in Tofino you may want to consider the Marina West. While it certainly wasn't the most luxurious place I've stayed at, it was by no means the worst. Pros: -It's location is suited so that you can walk anywhere in town -Our...

 Report
Helpful?
5Thank Jaret L
Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 7 August 2014

Walked in to the room and it stunk like mold. Black hair on my pillow, stained carpet, mold on shower curtain. Told the front desk they didn't change our room. We had the room for 4 days and the first day we get back housekeeping went through all our stuff and packed it in our bags!!! Including underwear I had...

 Report
Helpful?
8Thank Freebird1124
MarinaWestTofino, Front Desk Agent at Marina West Motel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank-you for your review. This is something we do take seriously and will be calling to follow up with you in the very near future. Should you wish to contact us in the mean time, our Accommodations Manager can be reached by phone: 250-725-3277 or by email: groups@marinawest.com Kind Regards, The Team at Marina West

Reviewed 5 August 2014

Unless you fish this is not the place to stay. The internet pictures are deceiving and deceptive. We booked our rooms 6 mos in advance, one room overlooked the parking lot, the other room weeds growing in a wall. The water view was all marina for fishing, Not a great view at all. You cannot use the bathroom unless you...

 Report
Helpful?
7Thank Cora B
Ramat Gan, Israel
Reviewed 3 August 2014

we stayed 2 nights in early July in a King suite with kichenette and with extra murphy bed. The room was booked a couple of months in advance. The view of the marina and small harbor was spectacular from our 3rd story balcony. There were, however, many glitches and disavantages: the toilet in the remodeled bathroom backed up twice and...

 Report
Helpful?
5Thank Salama M
Reviewed 2 August 2014

My husband booked a room (81) at the hotel for 3. I was impressed by the cleanliness and also the superb room layout. Our 20 year old daughter had the Murphy bed and we had the king. Our privacy was guaranteed with our own door. The room had a balcony with a beautiful view which we enjoyed. We walked into...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Shari D
Munich, Germany
Reviewed 27 July 2014

We (Group of 4 friends) were at this place at the end of June and had a really nice stay there. The receptionist was polite and helpful. The roomservice was good. So I can totally recommend this motel. Especially for young people since there is also the opportunity to have a BBQ in the backyard.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Moritz R
Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 25 July 2014

We really liked this motel overall. It was right next to the ocean and our rooms were decent sized. A few things we didn't like... The bathroom was poorly laid out, and our toilet did not work. The front desk staff were anything but friendly pretty sure they all hated their jobs and the house keeping staff was very sloppy....

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank SaraColdplay
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 24 July 2014

Motel is located in pleasant location near entrance of Tofino. Restaurants nearby. Beds comfortable. Flat screen TVs. Although our room appeared clean, young staff working there in mid-July appeared to lack sufficient training. We had to call one day at 4:30 because our room had not been cleaned and we required fresh towels. When we also asked for clean drinking...

 Report
Helpful?
6Thank donmar55

108 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (95)
Viewed
Room/Suite (19)
Viewed
Dining (12)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (16)
Viewed
View from Room (16)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (3)
Viewed
Other (29)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (13)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Other (8)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Tofino hotels
2.1 km away
BEST WESTERN Tin Wis Resort
0.5 km away
Tofino Motel HarbourView
3.2 km away
Jamie's Rainforest Inn
Jamie's Rainforest Inn
#9 of 16 in Tofino
283 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
2.1 km away
Middle Beach Lodge
Middle Beach Lodge
#6 of 16 in Tofino
998 reviews
5.1 km away
Pacific Sands Beach Resort
2.4 km away
Ocean Village Beach Resort
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Marina West is a very unique west coast oceanfront resort that offers the perfect setting for whale watching, eco adventures, fishing, boating, hot springs trips, beachcombing. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Marina West Motel

Address: 634 Campbell St | Box 69, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada (Formerly Weigh West Marine Resort)
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Clayoquot Sound > Tofino
Price Range: $175 - $378 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Marina West Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 63
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com so you can book your Marina West Motel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Weigh West Marine Hotel Tofino
Marina West Motel Tofino, Vancouver Island, Canada
Hotel Style:
#5 Top resorts Hotel in Tofino
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Marina West Motel staff and other travellers.
3 questions
Ask a question
Burnaby, Canada
Burnaby, Canada
6 months ago
Vancouver, Canada

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Marina West Motel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Ask for a view.”
 of 5 bubbles poulakibird, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“very large rooms”
 of 5 bubbles AFRopglabbeek, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Book a bigger suite, ask to face the harbor or your facing the parking lot.”
 of 5 bubbles KTHudson1005, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have a balcony; half have a waterfront view.”
 of 5 bubbles 588seanb, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Very basic dated rooms don't set any high expectations. Get a room on upper level for a view”
 of 5 bubbles , 12 Jul 2016 | Read review
5 of 5