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    Best Western Dorchester Hotel

    70 Church St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5H4, Canada
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    Overview
    • Excellent26%
    • Very good39%
    • Average21%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible4%
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    “older hotel” (9 reviews)
    “harbour view” (15 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 520 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    Location is great for the inner harbour. Rooms are small but clean and quiet. Bed is comfortable and shower has a good flow. I stay here mainly because of location. Easy and friendly check in and out.

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    Thank Garyinsalmonarm
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 3 June 2017

    We recently stayed at this hotel, it is a renovated old hotel in downtown Nanaimo. The halls were surprisingly quiet, the amenities were great, and we enjoyed being across the street from the harbor. Parking was a bit of nightmare, but as long as you...More

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    Thank canada134
    Response from NanaimoResponse, General Manager at Best Western Dorchester HotelResponded 5 June 2017

    Dear Canada134, We appreciate your detailed feedback. It is with great pleasure to learn that you were satisfied with your stay, and you were able to explore the surrounding area of the hotel. By letting us know what you liked and disliked, you're helping us...More

    Reviewed yesterday

    the hotel location is good. the rest is not very good value for price. our room was a queen suite with harbour view. the room was very smelly..old and mildewey. the bed was terrible, pillows horrible. we had just come from a best western in...More

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    Thank Cheryl B
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We stayed here prior to catching a ferry to the mainland. The free parking was a nice feature. The breakfast was very nice though it was an extra charge. The views of the waterfront were nice. The waterfront park across the street was a great...More

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    Thank Dan K
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Clean room but we had only 1 working plug in whole room. There wasnt enough parking so ended up paying to park elsewhere. The hotel restaurant/lounge was never open. The patio is ok but only 5 chairs and not decorated or anything. Wasnt a good...More

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    Thank 550shelaghb
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$118 - US$182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Green Hotel in Nanaimo
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 70
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    • British Columbia >
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    • Nanaimo
    • Also Known As
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    • Nanaimo Best Western
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    30 September 2016|
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    Response from benji832016 | Reviewed this property |
    As far as I know, there's no jacuzzi facilities... They do have a fitness room though.
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    "Don't stay in the low 300's rooms."
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    "This is a older hotel. So there is some noise and the rooms are small"
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    "Do yourself a favour and go for a Harbour View room."
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    "One that is pet free"
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