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Sooke Harbour Resort and Marina

9.4 | Excellent
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Waterfront property with an on-site marina, vacation homes with full kitchens

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free parking and free local calls
  • Many guests described their rooms as clean and well appointed
  • The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly service
  • Several reviewers found the kitchens well equipped
  • Several guests found the on-site marina convenient for fishing
  • Several reviewers praised the views of the water from their balconies
Cons
  • No on-site dining
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Free Parking
Editor's Analysis
Updated Nov 25, 2013
Overview
This hotel is situated on the waterfront and on a major thoroughfare in Sooke. Offering vacation home rentals with full kitchens, this property is well suited for guests who prefer self-catering accommodations.

All vacation homes include free Wi-Fi, free local calls, a full kitchen with granite counter tops, a separate living room with a sofabed, a fireplace, two bathrooms, a soaker tub, a flat screen TV and DVD player, two private balconies, a BBQ, a washer and dryer, a car port and storage area. Two-, three- and four-bedroom homes are available and four-bedroom units have three bathrooms.

Free parking is available on site and pets are permitted in select units for an additional fee of $40 per pet, per stay.

Other on-site amenities include an 84-slip marina, two hot tubs, a deep freeze for fish, concierge service, meeting rooms and an ice machine. This property does not offer on-site dining. 

The town area of Sooke, which features shopping, restaurants, the Rivergreen Centre (shopping mall) and the Sooke Chamber of Commerce, is a 2-minute drive away. The Sooke Region Museum and the Sooke Arena and Leisure Complex are both about 5 minutes away by car.

The Olympic View Golf Club and Metchosin Golf and Country Club are both a 25- to 35-minute drive away. Downtown Victoria is about 40 minutes away by car, while the Victoria International Airport (YYJ) is a 60- to 65-minute drive away. (All driving time estimates: Google Maps)
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The Good
Among the reviews used for this analysis, many guests seemed impressed with their stay at this hotel.

Many guests found their rooms clean, well maintained and well appointed. One reviewer said that his unit had high quality furnishings. Some reviewers added that their rooms were spacious and that the beds were comfortable. Several guests thought that the kitchens were were well equipped, while a few reviewers appreciated the en suite laundry facilities.

The views of the water from the private balconies were praised by several guests and one reviewer spotted "seals, sea lions, otters, Bald Eagles and even some Killer Whales."

The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly and helpful service.

Several guests found the on-site marina convenient for private fishing and fishing charters, while a few reviewers simply enjoyed being on the waterfront.

Several reviewers thought that this hotel offered good value for the money they spent, while a few guests appreciated the on-site hot tubs.
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The Bad
There were no common concerns or complaints found for this property, among the reviews sourced for this editorial. However, guests should note that this hotel does not offer on-site dining.
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Sources
Expedia.ca gave this hotel an average score of 4.7 out of 5, with 100% of 6 guests recommending the property.

TripAdvisor.ca ranked this hotel #3 out of 17 hotels in Sooke, with an average score of 5 out of 5, from 19 reviews.
Editor's Analysis by Tammy B.
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Guest Reviews
9.4
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2 / out of 5
hotels in Sooke

Rated 9.4/10 based on 97 reviews

Ranked #2 out of 5 hotels in Sooke

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Map Marker Sooke Harbour Resort and Marina
6971 West Coast Road, Sooke, BC