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Best Western Plus Chemainus Inn

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  • Excellent76%
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  • Average3%
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  • Terrible1%
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“dog treats”(9 reviews)
Free Wifi
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All reviewsgreat hoteldog treatscomplimentary breakfastvancouver islandbest westernspool and hot tubexcellent breakfastseparate bedroomfitness roomyogurttheatre packageclean hoteloff the highwaygreat stayrooms are spaciousdefinitely stay here againcowichan valley
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had planned and booked this room in the best western Chemainus approximately a wk in advance for me and my grand-daughter. I asked specifically for a king size bed for us as we share one bed, but wen we arrived there was no king...More

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Thank Marilynlelond
Response from Karla S, General Manager at Best Western Plus Chemainus InnResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your post. The family day weekend was a very busy weekend and we were almost sold out for months in advance. As addressed in previous correspondence you inquired about the king but in the end booked for a room with a queen...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

We came to Chemainus from Campbell River with our two grandchildren aged 4 and 9 to see the Murals and the Christmas lights in Ladysmith. I was thoroughly impressed with decor, cleanliness and shininess of this hotel. I thought it was new and was totally...More

1  Thank William B
Response from Karla S, General Manager at Best Western Plus Chemainus InnResponded 3 January 2018

Thank you very much for your review. In fact we are almost 13 years old now. The staff have worked hard over the years in maintaining a clean fresh look. This review with help our future guests. Happy New Year

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff were very accomadating. Hotel was sold out. Parking lot full too. Nice pool, weight room. Very good breakfast: waffles, 2 types of scrambled eggs, sausage, hashbrowns. Nice waffle topping choices. Our room was well designed, with a sitting area, & a separate bedroom area,...More

Thank Ben Y
Response from Karla S, General Manager at Best Western Plus Chemainus InnResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. Long weekends tend to be very busy and rooms are in high demand in the valley. Your description about our breakfast and rooms are great and thank you for sharing that. We hope you will try us again or perhaps...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything about this Best Western was awesome, Big Comfy Clean rooms, excellent Breakfast and the staff were awesome, we will be back. If you want a great place to stay on Vancouver Island than you owe it to yourself to stay here.

Thank Darren K
Response from Karla S, General Manager at Best Western Plus Chemainus InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for writing a review about our hotel. We look forward to your return and am sure this will help future guests make an informed decision to stay with us. Have a great weekend.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Travel for business over 100 nights per year but my first visit to this hotel. Nicely surprised and this modern well decorated, good located, spacious hotel that is truly pet friendly from what I could tell. I didn't bring a pet as this was a...More

Thank Moduline
Response from Karla S, General Manager at Best Western Plus Chemainus InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for writing a review about the hotel. We are in the process of getting new sofa beds so when you return this summer they should be in the rooms. Pets are an important part of our lives so as much as we want...More

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GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Hot Tub
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Price range
US$115 - US$167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
US$115 - US$167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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29 June 2016|
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Response from Peter W | Property representative |
Hello thank you for your question, we are located approximately 1 hour north of Butchart Gardens. While that may seem long the drive itself is wonderfully scenic. We hope to see you soon, Peter Watts - GM
Room Tips
"We stayed on the fourth floor and I would swear we were the only people in the Hotel it was that quite."
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"get a room with a balcony"
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"try to get a room away from the elevator. There were alot of kids on our floor and it was a bit noisy."
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"The best place for sleeping is normally on the second or higher floor away from the main floor."
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