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HI-Tofino - Whaler’s on the Point Guesthouse

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Leuven, Belgium
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

This is a very cozy place. We stayed in a private room and it was quiet and clean. The fireplace in the living is lovely and the athmosphere is good.. Most cozy hi i've ben.. Weather in tofino is always rainy or about to rain so go and enjoy your stay anyways.. When the sun do shine its even more...

Thank SarahDegrande
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 5 March 2016

Our 3-female dorm was very small, but since we were travelling as a family, it wasn't as much of a problem as it would have been otherwise. The staff was friendly, and the atmosphere was lively, with lots of common room space. Located within walking distance to everything we needed, and a short drive to the beach.

1Thank L B
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

Place was clean, great view of the harbour from ya dorm window! The place has a good kitchen with big social areas. My only complain would be that it has no drying room for ya wet gear given the type of place Tofino is. Would come back again!

Thank Luke R
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Tofino is awesome of course and there is no better place to stay than the HI Whaler's on the Point Guesthouse. Hostels are always filled with an interesting array of travellers and sharing stories adds to the experience. The hostel has all the amenities, is well situated and clean. The manager, Wendy, is very friendly and helpful and does an...

Thank Chris N
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

Staff are super friendly. Great common room and large kitchen. Also a beautiful view. I stayed in the female dorms and they were quite nice. I found the bed pretty comfy. I was only able to connect to Wi-Fi in the common room and kitchen but that's kind of to be expected in any hostel. Definitely going to stay here...

Thank sherigoo
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

I spent two nights here and absolutely loved my time in Tofino! My decision to visit was done totally on a whim (I've never been to Tofino before) and so I was at a loss as to what to do or even what my options entailed. The staff did an incredible job of suggesting activities and even helped make the...

Thank James C
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 3 February 2016

I loved this hostel. It is very homely, the staff are all super friendly, and it is much more clean and comfortable than most other hostels. The view from the hostel was amazing and it was in a very convenient location. Great place for a relaxing stay.

Thank Thomas C
Reviewed 4 January 2016

The Hostel was just great! The staff was very friendly and super helpful in every way. Complimentary Muffins in the morning which was very delicious! Thanks guys, i had a great time. Will be back for sure.

Thank Niice
Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 7 December 2015

This hostel is fantastic!!! The staff is super friendly and really knowledgeable about all of the great things to do (and eat!) in Tofino. The hostel has a spectacular great room with fireplace view overlooking the sound. Clean, comfortable quiet sleep. I can't recommend this place enough...

Thank megan h
Weirs Beach, New Hampshire
Reviewed 10 November 2015 via mobile

The hostel is great. Clean. Cozy. Nice kitchen. But some of the staff employees are quite odd, untrustful, dishonest and disrespectful. Lock up your bags with a secure lock. They are extremely curious.

1Thank Chester W

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Whether you are interested in surfing, fishing, whale watching, storm watching, beach combing or just which to explore Tofino and its exciting arts, culture and restaurant scene, we offer the best value around. Spend your money on adventure not your accommodation. At the end of each day, enjoy a hot drink or a cold brew next to the fireplace in the comfort of our great room overlooking the Sound, or relax in our cedar wet sauna before shooting a game of pool in our games room! Choose from our spacious private suites (2 - pc bathroom), private rooms or shared dorm style rooms, all with 9 ft ceilings and many with breathtaking waterfront views. We look forward to making your experience memorable! ... more   less 

Additional Information about HI-Tofino - Whaler’s on the Point Guesthouse

Address: 81 West St. | P.O. Box 296, Tofino, British Columbia V0R 2Z0, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Clayoquot Sound > Tofino
Price Range: $69 - $84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 70
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Whalers On The Point Guesthouse Hotel Tofino
HI-Tofino - Whaler’s On The Point Guesthouse Vancouver Island, Canada
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“The women shared room has a balcony”
Michimoz, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for an ocean view room- you wont be disappointed”
J988TClaurao, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Great Location, Great Staff, Great Atmosphere, Great Hostel”
X6981SMsams, 29 May 2016 | Read review
“Super nice view on the water and mountains from the lounge”
Niice, 3 Jan 2016 | Read review
“arrive early if you need a car space”
totnesjohn, 11 Oct 2015 | Read review
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