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HI-Tofino, Whalers on the Point Guesthouse Hostel

81 West Street, PO Box 296, Tofino, Canada

96% Overall Rating 12 out of 12 customers would recommend this property based on 12 reviews

Atmosphere 96%

Cleanliness 92%

Facilities 94%

Location 98%

Safety 100%

Staff 94%

Value 94%

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What's Included

  • Linen
  • Luggage Room


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Adaptors
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Fridge Freezer"
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Iron / Ironing Board"
  • Jobs Board
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Reading Light
  • Sauna
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel 0.75USD

Important Information

Please Note:

For dorm beds over $30 per night, taxes are 15%.
For dorms of $30 or less, taxes are 5%

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 16:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00


  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Not Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Tofino?

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Map and Directions


Arriving by car: From Vancouver take the B.C. ferry to Nanaimo. You catch the ferry from the Horseshoe Bay ferry terminal to Nanaimo. Once in Nanaimo proceed north along the Island Hwy #19 towards Parksville, then take Hwy #4 through to Port Alberni. Continue west of Port Alberni on Hwy #4 to Tofino. When you arrive, drive to the 2nd stop sign & make a right onto 1st street. Drive 1 block, then turn left onto Main Street & drive 1 short block, where you will find us at 81 West Street.

Arriving by bus: Pacific Coach bus transportation is available from downtown Vancouver to the ferry terminal at Horseshoe Bay, which goes to Nanaimo, or the ferry terminal at Tsawwassen which goes to Victoria. Once on Vancouver Island, Tofino Bus offers daily service between Victoria, Nanaimo, and Tofino. For schedules & fares, call 1-866-986-3466 or visit

Arriving by air: Orca Airways offers flights from Vancouver to Tofino. Contact them at 1-888-359-6722 or From the airport it is approx. 12 kms to Tofino, & taxi transportation is only way to travel.

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