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The Sidney Pier Hotel & Spa
Ranked #1 of 5 Hotels in Sidney
Certificate of Excellence
San Diego, California
Level 6 Contributor
315 reviews
190 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 421 helpful votes
“New, Modern, Luxurious, and Comfortable in a great location”
Reviewed 20 July 2009

Arriving late on a ferry from Anacortes, we chose this hotel located conveniently only five minutes away from the ferry landing. Super modern in and out, the hotel looks out over the waterfront, and Beacon Street shops and restaurants invite one for a stroll. It is a non-smoking facility.

Our very large room with a super comfortable bed had all the conveniences a traveler may need including a fridge, 42inch flat screen TV, coffee/tea maker with supplies, safe, iron/board, and a super bathroom with a tub/shower combo, robes and slippers, and the obligatory hair dryer. The room could best be described as luxurious with a water view and super clean. It was very quiet at night, which made for sound sleeping. Underground and curbside parking was available. To sum it up, the Sidney Pier Hotel offers value for the price.

  • Stayed July 2009, travelled as a couple
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Kelowna, B.C.
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Reviewed 1 July 2009

I recently stayed at the Sidney Pier Hotel with a group of 12 cyclists on our way to Victoria from the the local ferry terminal as part of an island hopping vacation. The hotel did an excellent job of catering to us and it was the perfect stop over point on the Lochside Trail. We had dinner in the restaurant overlooking the ocean and breakfast in the espresso bar the following morning. The rooms were clean and very modern, with comfortable beds.
We would definately recommend this hotel to anyone visiting the Sidney area.

  • Stayed June 2009, travelled with friends
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2 Thank Boneshakers
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Chestertown, Maryland
Level 5 Contributor
71 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2009

We stayed one night and really enjoyed it. The staff was lovely. They let us check in early, adjusted the location of our room, let us use the concierge's computer to print boarding passes and were generally kind and enthusiastic. We did not eat any meals there, I am sorry to say. Our room was very nice and spacious. They got all the details right. The only suggestion I would have for management is that they offer one simple cake of soap. Their primary option is an environmentally friendly liquid soap in a dispenser plus a bar of special soap. All are from Salt Spring Soapworks and are strongly perfumed with "essential oils". From a distance, the fragrance is pleasant, but for people with sensitive skin or noses, it is far too powerful and my be harmful. I hate to complain, as I know that management thought they were offering something special with this soap. The problem is that it just doesn't work for everyone.

  • Stayed June 2009, travelled as a couple
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2 Thank mossway1
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
28 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2009

A large, modern spa hotel in a great location, with spectacular views out to the nearby islands. Somewhat expensive, as are the local shops, but the staff are friendly – especially Dave the resident black Lab who is a Guide Dog for the Blind drop-out. The food in the restaurant is excellent – try the signature Bouillabaisse if you’re really hungry. Complimentary water in the room is a nice touch, but was puzzled by the lack of a plug for the sink in the bathroom – which was also poorly lit. Overall pretty good, but lacks a pool which is a shame for a hotel of this size.

  • Stayed May 2009, travelled as a couple
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Vancouver Island, B.C.
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2009

My husband and I just returned from staying at this hotel. From the moment we arrived my expectations were met or exceeded. The young man at the counter was extremely friendly and helpful. He let us know right away that our room had been upgraded free of charge, and the check in procedure took less than 5 minutes. Our room was beautiful. Very modern decor, comfy bed and fluffy robes in the closet. There was cream in the fridge for our coffee and many bottles of water. I had booked a few spa services as they have a salon on site. They were extremely professional and the building was beautiful. Because we had a package special, it included a discount for dinner at their restaurant. Our table over looked the water and the food and service was fantastic. There is a good choice of entrees and the prices are mid-range. When we returned from dinner, there was a small plate of desserts on our table with a small card thanking us for our business. I can not think of a single negative aspect to this hotel. Everything was superb and everyone was very friendly. We will absolutely stay here again.

  • Stayed April 2009, travelled as a couple
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2 Thank Pippin2
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Langley City, Canada
Level 5 Contributor
54 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2009

My fiancee and I stayed at Sidney Pier Hotel and Spa over the weekend after Valentine's Day to celebrate our 5th Anniversary together. When we were looking for a place to stay I found Sidney and looked at their website, but it told us there was nothing available, and so I gave up, but my fiancee insisted on calling to check. I am so glad we did. The person who booked us in was very helpful and extremely friendly. He asked me if this was for any special occasion and I told him about our anniversary and he said he would put a note on our reservation.

When we got to the hotel we were checked in within seconds and had a parking pass to move my car to the underground lot. We got our stuff up to the room and boy were we pleasantly surprised. For our anniversary they had upgraded our room to a top floor ocean view 1-bedroom suite. On top of that we found a really nice touch on the coffee table in the form of a miniature sand garden with the words Happy Anniversary scripted into the sand.

The room was immaculate and looked brand new. There was a wall mounted 27 or 32 inch LCD TV/DVD player mounted on the wall a fireplace, a kitchenette with nice IKEA stylings. The bedroom was a king bed and very comfy although I could have done with a bit softer mattress. The bathrooms (yes 2) were also very nice. The ensuite had a soaker tub, and glass enclosed shower, as well as two sinks and a seperate toilet area with a door for those private moments. The other bathroom was just as nice, but without the tub.

On the second night of our stay we had a few problems sleeping sue to excessive noise from the party that had booked almost half the hotel and then decided to all gather in the room below ours and play Rock Band (who takes Rock Band to a hotel?). We complained twice, once on the phone and once in person at the front desk. Shortly after the second complaint things quieted down.

Upon checkout the next day the manager personally apologized for the noise issues the previous night and told us he would be discounting our last nights stay 15% and taking care of our parking fees. A very nice gesture I thought on top of what they had already done.

The town of Sidney is only about 20 minutes away from Downtown Victoria driving. We spent the better part of two days there and still managed to see a lot of the small town of Sidney. Sidney has a lot of really nice shops to explore and if you love reading there are only about a half dozen book stores as well.

The only disappointment we experienced was Dave the Black Lab Ambassador of the hotel doesn't stay at the hotel on weekends. Next time we stay we will definitely be taking him some carrots and take him for a walk.

Overall this was one of the best experiences we have had at a hotel thus far, and the hotel staff should be commended for their friendly and professional attitudes. If you're staying on the Island this place is tops on our list.

  • Stayed February 2009, travelled as a couple
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Oakland, CA
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2008

We stayed at the Sidney Pier Hotel for several nights in July 2008. It is a new hotel with very nice accomodations. Only 20 minutes away from Victoria by car, yet you have a much more laid back experience here. An excellent value compared to Victoria. And there is a bakery to die for one-half block away where breakfast goodies abound.

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  • Stayed July 2008, travelled as a couple
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Property: The Sidney Pier Hotel & Spa
Address: 9805 Seaport Pl, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 4X3, Canada
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Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Sidney
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 5 Hotels in Sidney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Sidney Pier Hotel & Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 55
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
55-room boutique hotel, spa, oceanfront restaurant & lounge, and cafe, opened in May 2007. Located on the waterfront in the charming seaside town of Sidney, British Columbia on Vancouver Island - just 10 minutes from the Victoria International Airport, BC Ferries to Vancouver, and Washington State Ferries to Anacortes, Washington. 30 minute drive to downtown Victoria. Complimentary use of 24 hour Fitness Centre. 3 Meeting/Function rooms for groups up to 60 people. ... more   less 
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