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Your vacation home in the heart of Alberni Valley with A/C
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4.8/5Exceptional! (12 reviews)
Clean, modern, spacious house

"we had a comfortable stay in Toms house, very modern appliances and I liked the USB ports on the bedside lamps, you don't even see that in some hotels"…"

Reviewed on Sep. 26, 2020

Your vacation home in the heart of Alberni Valley with A/C
Maple View ~ A Couples Getaway or Family Retreat
5.6 km from Maritime Discovery Centre
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5/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)
We would love to come back!

"Beautiful spot! Amazing lake with a great little dock to swim out to. House is beautiful. We had an amazing time."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 14, 2020

Maple View ~ A Couples Getaway or Family Retreat
Swept Away Inn
2.5 out of 5
0.5 km from Maritime Discovery Centre
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4.5/5Wonderful! (54 reviews)
Super cute boat and wonderful hosts

"Had a wonderful one night stay on the tug - super cute and well maintained boat. The best part however was the hospitality of the hosts - really friendly and welcoming. Unfortunately we couldn't get dinner on the boat the night we were there but if breakfast was anything to go by it would be worth ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 9, 2020

Swept Away Inn
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Hospitality Inn
3.5 out of 5
1.9 km from Maritime Discovery Centre
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $94 per night from Jan 27 to Jan 28
3.9/5Very Good! (789 reviews)

"Close to the hospital. The staff were wonderful. We had a nice room on ground level."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 29, 2020

Hospitality Inn
Redford Motel
2 out of 5
2 km from Maritime Discovery Centre
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The price is CA $100 per night from Jan 27 to Jan 28
3.7/5Good! (158 reviews)

"Easy access nice staff quick registration great pizza"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 21, 2020

Redford Motel
A classic place to call home!
4.1 km from Maritime Discovery Centre
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5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Highly recommended stay

"This was our second vacation on Vancouver Island and the first time we had stayed in Port Alberni....an excellent choice for wildlife watching and access to all parts of the island. If you want to see black bears come to Port Alberni! I have to say that Nadine’s lovely little cottage was a real home-from-home! ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 24, 2019

A classic place to call home!
Riverside Motel
2 out of 5
2.5 km from Maritime Discovery Centre
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $99 per night from Jan 27 to Jan 28
4.4/5Wonderful! (226 reviews)

"This is a very nice little motel and it is really close to a nice walk along the river and the dyke. I will stay here again."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 26, 2021

Riverside Motel
Somass Motel
2 out of 5
3.2 km from Maritime Discovery Centre
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4.3/5Excellent! (96 reviews)

"Fast and easy check in, place was clean and pleasant"…"

Reviewed on Sep. 17, 2020

Somass Motel
Best Western Plus Barclay Hotel
3 out of 5
2.4 km from Maritime Discovery Centre
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The price is CA $121 per night from Jan 27 to Jan 28
4.3/5Excellent! (343 reviews)

"Great place to stay. Staff friendly and helpful. Rooms clean and fresh."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 26, 2020

Best Western Plus Barclay Hotel
Cedar Wood Lodge Bed and Breakfast Inn and Conference Centre
3 out of 5
3.9 km from Maritime Discovery Centre
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4.7/5Exceptional! (119 reviews)

"Great location and wonderful hosts. Rooms are very comfortable and many little extras. We were fishing early in the morning and they made us bagged breakfasts so big we had lunch too!"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 19, 2020

Cedar Wood Lodge Bed and Breakfast Inn and Conference Centre
Take a Deep Breath........unwind and let the Natural Beauty Take you Away......
5/5Exceptional! (66 reviews)
Room with a view!

"Everything about the property is absolutely perfect: location, view, decor, and amenities. I have stayed in five-star hotels around the world - the apartment was as nice as any of them. And the view! The icing on the cake - Julie and Gio are the most gracious hosts you could imagine. If you have ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 23, 2020

Take a Deep Breath........unwind and let the Natural Beauty Take you Away......
Beautiful Sproat Lake
7.5 km from Maritime Discovery Centre
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4.8/5Exceptional! (6 reviews)
Stay in sprout lake

"Earl was great. The house is perfect for relaxing. Would definitely go again."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 13, 2021

Beautiful Sproat Lake
Charming Cabin on the Lake Romantic Getaway for Couples
8.5 km from Maritime Discovery Centre
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5/5Exceptional! (28 reviews)
Perfect and Private

"Quaint waterfront cabin with all the fixings. We had everything we needed for a comfy stay and then some. We loved the tub, the kayaks, movies and board games. Cathy was available yet gave us our privacy to rest and recharge."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 5, 2021

Charming Cabin on the Lake Romantic Getaway for Couples
Tyee Village Motel
2 out of 5
1.8 km from Maritime Discovery Centre
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2.9/5 (58 reviews)

"It was a very old motel. People were very accommodating and nice. Only downfall was kids running up and down hallways in early evening."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 4, 2019

Tyee Village Motel
Alberni Inn
2 out of 5
1.9 km from Maritime Discovery Centre
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2.7/5 (45 reviews)

"Nothing to like here. Older dated building. Had to check in at the petro Canada has station down the street"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 24, 2019

Alberni Inn
Sunset Motel
2 out of 5
2.2 km from Maritime Discovery Centre
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $70 per night from Jan 27 to Jan 28
3.2/5 (46 reviews)

"good location and clean place"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 25, 2020

Sunset Motel
Howard Johnson Hotel by Wyndham Port Alberni
3 out of 5
3.3 km from Maritime Discovery Centre
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3.1/5 (172 reviews)
Nice place

"Nice little hotel, clean and staff was great"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 12, 2018

Howard Johnson Hotel by Wyndham Port Alberni
Million Dollar View! Clear, Clean Sproat Lake. $2200.00 Canadian/Week
4.5/5Wonderful! (10 reviews)
Beautiful Sproat Lake

"A beautiful property and very nice landlady who lives on the property. All provisions were excellent. Very well equiped kitchen."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 31, 2020

Million Dollar View! Clear, Clean Sproat Lake. $2200.00 Canadian/Week
Timberlodge RV & Campground
2 out of 5
5 km from Maritime Discovery Centre
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3.4/5Good! (56 reviews)

"It was an ok place to stay.. we just spent the night here.."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 9, 2019

Timberlodge RV & Campground
Lakefront Studio
6 km from Maritime Discovery Centre
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Maritime Discovery Centre is located in an area of Port Alberni that travelers like for its riverfront. Port Alberni is home to 19 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something with the amenities you're looking for.

Staying Near Maritime Discovery Centre

Pick from 14 hotels and other accommodations within 5 miles of Maritime Discovery Centre, including these options:

  • Hospitality Inn: With a stay at this 3.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and a restaurant, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and overall value.
  • Best Western Plus Barclay Hotel: With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its pool and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Swept Away Inn: This 2.5-star guesthouse features free breakfast, a restaurant, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and comfortable beds.

Things to See and Do Near Maritime Discovery Centre

While you're in town visiting Maritime Discovery Centre, you can discover the sights and attractions within a few miles of the area.

You'll want to browse the exhibits at Alberni Valley Museum and Rollin Art Centre Gallery. Sights like Alberni Pacific Railway and Nuu-Chah-Nulth Whaling Canoe Sculpture highlight some of the local culture. Create some family memories at Alberni Charters and Raptors Centre.

If you want to see more of the surrounding area, you can plan a visit to Harbour Quay and Canal Beach. You might also stop by Alberni Valley Multiplex Ice Skating Rink, located 1.8 mi (3 km) from Maritime Discovery Centre, or Hole In The Wall which is 3.5 mi (5.6 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Maritime Discovery Centre?
Maritime Discovery Centre is located in an area of Port Alberni that travelers like for its riverfront. You’ll find 21 hotels and other accommodations within a few miles for a convenient home base.
Where is the best place to stay near Maritime Discovery Centre?
Swept Away Inn is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this houseboat offers free breakfast and a restaurant. It’s located just a short 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Maritime Discovery Centre. Another good option is Outdoor Lovers Aerie- Superb View of Alberni Inlet & Harbour, located just 0.3 mi (0.5 km) away.
How many hotels should I expect to find near Maritime Discovery Centre?
Expedia has 21 hotels and other accommodations a few miles from Maritime Discovery Centre.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Maritime Discovery Centre, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most hotel bookings are fully refundable if cancelled prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your arrival date. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, it may still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Plug in your dates, click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to review top deals close to Maritime Discovery Centre.
What can I see and do near Maritime Discovery Centre?
You’ll want to browse the exhibits at Alberni Pacific Railway and Alberni Valley Museum. Create some family memories at Raptors Centre and Alberni Valley Multiplex Ice Skating Rink. Explore nature at Hole In The Wall and Canal Beach.

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