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    Sandcastle Inn

    374 Island Hwy W, Parksville, British Columbia V9P 1K8, Canada
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    • Excellent19%
    • Very good43%
    • Average26%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Kitchenette
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Self-Serve Laundry
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 123 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Our hockey team had booked this hotel for 2 nights. We had 12 rooms I think. We were playing in a local Oceanside Tournament for minor hockey aged players. The place was quiet,clean and comfortable. It had a decent sized fridge bigger than those tiny...More

    Thank Buddy H
    Reviewed 4 October 2017

    We stopped here for the night. Its an OK hotel. Beds are comfortable but the bottom sheet does not fit properly and I cannot stand when hotel sheets come off during the night. The breakfast was not great. but OK for our purpose just don't...More

    Thank Jackie R
    Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

    Was disappointed with this hotel, service was not good had to ring a front desk bell to talk to a receptionist. No hairdryer or iron and ironing board in room, needed to ask for it at desk. Receptionist was not friendly at all. Would not...More

    Thank Carlena D
    Reviewed 31 August 2017

    Nothing wrong with this place - except the AC barely worked, there were no screens in the windows so we couldn't keep them open for long, the sink didn't drain, the toilet paper holder was broken and the bed was what my husband refers to...More

    Thank Mary B
    Reviewed 25 August 2017

    I will start with the person at the front desk; doesn't listen; doesn't look you in the eye; and will lie about a promise made. The first night was acceptable but a little noisy. Pretty much a nothing breakfast; muffins bread apples bananas cereal. Not...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 60 - USD 98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 36
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    • Location
    • Canada >
    • British Columbia >
    • Vancouver Island >
    • Parksville
    • Also Known As
    • Sandcastle Hotel Parksville ,
    • Sandcastle Inn Parksville, Vancouver Island
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    20 October 2014|
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    Hi there, I'm sorry but the owners have a strict no pets policy.
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    "Stay as far back in the hotel as possible to avoid the road noise and amusement park noise."
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    "Spend a little more and stay somewhere else"
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    "313 had a great space, 201 was small but really quiet. Good enough for two people."
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    "Further away from the outside smoking area"
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