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4.5 out of 5

"This is a very clean and tidy hotel right across the road from Cowichan Bay and a nice little park. There is very little traffic and a quiet nights sl ... " More

By a verified traveler on Sat 21 Sep 2019

Hotel Description

Cowichan Bay guestrooms with balconies

Oceanside stay

You'll be steps from Cowichan Estuary Nature Centre and within a 10-minute walk of Cowichan Wooden Boat Society. Cowichan Bay Maritime Centre and Arthur Vickers Gallery are also within half a mile (1 km).

Property Amenities

This hotel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free WiFi and free self parking. Laundry facilities and free newspapers are also provided.

Free WiFi, balconies

Featuring conveniences like refrigerators and coffee/tea makers, the 29 guestrooms also offer free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Balconies, free local calls, and hair dryers are also available.

One Queen, kitchenette

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$93* Per night/room Jul 7 - Jul 8

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Two Queen, kitchenette

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Wessex Inn By The Sea ratings based on 2 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.5 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Wessex Inn By The Sea

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Posted by on Jul 27, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jul 27, 2019 by Management

Have a great summer!

5 out of 5
This is a very clean and tidy hotel right across the road from Cowichan Bay and a nice little park. There is very little traffic and a quiet nights sleep. The room was very clean and comfortable. Al in all a great stay.

Posted by on Sep 21, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Sep 21, 2019 by Management

Thank you for staying with us! We appreciate your kind words, and hope to see you again soon! Best Regards

Renovations + Closures

The following facilities are closed on Christmas Day (25 December) and New Year's Day (1 January):

  • Front desk
  • Laundry facilities

Property Features

As a guest of Wessex Inn By The Sea, you'll find complimentary newspapers in the lobby and laundry facilities. WiFi is free in public spaces. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this Cowichan Bay hotel.

  • 1 building
  • 29 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Victoria, BC (YYJ-Victoria Intl.) (72.1 km / 44.8 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Wessex Inn By The Sea offers 29 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Rooms open to balconies. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

  • Private balcony
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Heating
  • Ensuite bathroom

Nearby Activities

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Kayaking nearby

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 9 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 21

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - 9 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Full payment must be made by credit card prior to closing to arrange after-hours check-in. If payment cannot be processed for any reason, after-hours check-ins will not be permitted. Guests arriving after hours must come to front desk the next day, regardless of length of stay, to complete registration.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 9 AM - 9 PM.
Guests arriving after 9 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be 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. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • One child stays free
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • No elevators

Hotel Names

  • Wessex Inn
  • Wessex Inn Sea
  • Wessex Inn Sea Cowichan Bay
  • Wessex Sea
  • Wessex Sea Cowichan Bay
  • Wessex Inn By The Sea Hotel
  • Wessex Inn By The Sea Cowichan Bay
  • Wessex Inn By The Sea Hotel Cowichan Bay

You should know

  • Please note that this property can refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, which include pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Alcohol isn't served at Wessex Inn By The Sea.
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.