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Sidney Waterfront Inn & Suites
Ranked #3 of 5 Hotels in Sidney
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Vancouver, Canada
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1,701 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 437 helpful votes
“"Ideal Location"”
Reviewed 3 November 2011

I was on a business trip in Sidney area and tried this hotel for the first time. I have to say I was very pleasantly suprised with with this facility, which was ideally located at the quiet waterfront area with great locations for dinner,breakfast and shopping.
The room was clean and seemed newly renovated and the price point at this time of the year was excellent. I would like to recommend this hotel and location to any travellers.

  • Stayed November 2011, travelled on business
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2011

The hotel was in a great location, close to the water, good restaurants, and shops. It was a good value, and the staff was very friendly. We'd chartered a boat for a week and stayed at the hotel the night before and the night after our sailing trip and the hotel was in walking distance of the marina.

  • Stayed September 2011, travelled with friends
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Central Saanich, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2011

Decided to spend a day in Sidney, ended up celebrating with friends and staying overnight at the Sidney Waterfront Inn. I really enjoyed the jacuzzi tub when I got back from Dinner at Boondock's down the street. The internet was great for catching up on some business.The best part of staying in town for the evening was the birds waking me up to the most amazing sunrise off my balcony looking over Mount Baker. I could have taken a taxi home, but sure glad I didn't.

Room Tip: If a waterfront room is available, definitely book it, the view is amazing.
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  • Stayed September 2011, travelled with friends
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Bainbridge Island, Washington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2011

We stayed here at the end of a bike trip to the Gulf Islands. We stayed in an inside room with no view as we had to get up very early to bike back to Victoria in time to catch the Clipper. The room was very clean and comfortable. The breakfast for the room was in the fridge and was pretty good. It was nice to have something to eat as we had to leave before most hotel breakfasts are ready. Breakfast consisted of an apple, orange juice and a frozen cheese quesadilla that we heated in the microwave. The hotel let us keep our bikes in the room and there was enough room so was quite convenient. The hotel is on the lovely town boardwalk along the waterfront and there are lots of nice restaurants within walking distance. The town of Sydney was charming and well worth strolling around. This hotel was clean, welcoming, helpful and nicely located and we would return.

  • Stayed August 2011, travelled as a couple
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Canada
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10 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2011

I stayed at the Sidney Waterfront Inn and Spa while travelling to the Victoria area for a wedding. It has a wonderful location right near the ocean and Sidney is a surprisingly charming little town. The Inn was a decent value, with comfortable beds, although my bathroom smelled a little mildewy. The staff when I was checking in were very helpful, but the lady at the desk at check-out time seemed a little frazzled. Overall, a decent experience.

  • Stayed August 2011, travelled with friends
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Campbell River, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2011

Ocean view after you look at the parking lot. Breakfast included - a freezer burnt something in the tiny freezer in the bar fridge with a juice box!
"Waterfront Inn" don't be fooled its an overpriced motel!!

Room Tip: Make sure you ask for the 2nd floor(there are only 2) and not at the end to get any view at all!
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  • Stayed July 2011, travelled solo
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High Wycombe
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2011

Clean, comfortable, quiet, friendly place to stay. Rooms are a reasonable size and most have a small balcony with views over the water. Centrally located, so everywhere is within easy walking distance. Pub & restaurant on site. Would certainly go back there.

Room Tip: Ask for balcony room
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  • Stayed June 2011, travelled as a couple
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Additional Information about Sidney Waterfront Inn & Suites

Property: Sidney Waterfront Inn & Suites
Address: 9775 First St, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 3E1, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Sidney
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 5 Hotels in Sidney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:3 star — Sidney Waterfront Inn & Suites 3*
Number of rooms: 36
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Sidney Waterfront Inn & Suites is conveniently located on the waterfront, the only Hotel on South Vancouver Island with a beach. Just 20 minutes from Victoria and five minutes from Victoria International Airport, BC Ferries & the IOS. From your balcony, only feet from the ocean, take in Sidney by the Sea's breathtaking waterfront & views of the Gulf Islands. Relax in front of your fireplace in a cozy wicker chair or soak in a large jetted tub. Enjoy our recently updated rooms and suites. We offer breakfast, free internet, free local and North America phone calls, HD sports movies and HBO & free parking. Enjoy Boutique shopping on-site in The Cannery & discover waterfront dining in our Beacon Landing Restaurant and Lounge. The most Affordable rates on the Waterfront in Sidney-by-the-Sea. ... more   less 
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