Featured Image
1/82 Featured Image

Get an overview of this hotelDelightful beach resort with a sauna


Located in Nanoose Bay, this beachfront resort is on the riverwalk and within 3 mi (5 km) of Craig Heritage Park and Museum, Parksville Visitor Centre, and Riptide Lagoon Adventure Golf. Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park and Qualicum National Wildlife Area are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Resort Features

At Pacific Shores Resort & Spa, relax by one of the 2 outdoor swimming pools or spend the day at the beach where you can enjoy yoga.

Room Amenities

All 200 rooms feature modern comforts like flat-screen TVs with cable channels, free WiFi, and DVD players. Guests will also find balconies or patios, room service, and premium bedding.

Renovations & Closures

The hotel will be renovating from 25 October 2015 to 07 November 2015 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Swimming pool
During renovations, the resort will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Pacific Shores Resort & Spa features 2 outdoor swimming pools, an indoor pool, a sauna, and a fitness center. The resort offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 3.5-star property offers access to a business center and a meeting room. This Mediterranean resort also offers a terrace, barbecue grills, and a garden. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Beach towels 
  • Business center 
  • Computer station 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Garden 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 6 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • One meeting room 
  • Picnic area 
  • Restaurant 
  • Sauna 
  • Television in lobby 
  • Terrace 
  • Total number of rooms - 200 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 2008 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • DVD player  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Outdoor pools  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Balcony or patio 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • DVD player 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Phone 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service (limited hours) 

Where to Eat

Smoke n Water - Overlooking the ocean and garden, this restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with an indoor pool. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness center.

Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, fitness facility, or spa tub without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Beach yoga on site 
  • Cave exploring/spelunking nearby 
  • Ziplining nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 10 PM

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 19

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 18 years old stay free when using existing bedding.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 19 years old.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Only service dogs are allowed

Parking height restrictions apply


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Late check-in fee for check-in after 10 PM (amount varies)
  • Late check-out fee: CAD 200
  • Breakage deposit: CAD 200 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • Pacific Shores Resort & Spa is listed in the 2013 Condé Nast Traveler Top 100 List.
Sorry, we seem to have had an issue loading our review content. Try again?