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Get an overview of this hotelBeachfront resort with relaxing spa services


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

Spend the day catching some rays at the beach, relaxing by one of Pacific Shores Resort & Spa's 2 outdoor swimming pools, or pampering yourself at the full-service spa.

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 a full-service spa, 2 outdoor swimming pools, an indoor pool, and a sauna. 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 fitness center, spa services, and a terrace. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

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

Family Friendly Amenities

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


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

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

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 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Water skiing 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 
  • Cave exploring/spelunking nearby 
  • Ziplining nearby 
  • Beach yoga on site 

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the resort's full-service spa, Aqua Terre Spa. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, Swedish massages, and massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.

The spa is open daily. Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Facial treatments 


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

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

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Parking height restrictions apply


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Breakage deposit: CAD 200 per stay
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Hotel Name

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.
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