We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
24/12/2017 25/12/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Dorothy's Guest House

    831 Comox Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 3J6, Canada
    Lowest prices for your stay
    24/12/2017 25/12/2017
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in NanaimoSee available hotels in Nanaimo
    Traveller (2)
    Room & Suite (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (12)
    • Excellent64%
    • Very good28%
    • Average4%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible4%
    24 Jul 2017
    “Home away from Home”
    15 May 2017
    “Beautiful home welcoming host”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Write a ReviewReviews (21)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year

    1 - 5 of 21 reviews

    Reviewed 25 July 2017

    I went to Nanaimo and only had a short visit planned. Ended up staying at Dorothy's guest house for 6 months. Dorothy is such a warm and loving person. She will endeavour to make a guests stay as comfortable as possible, with as much or...More

    Thank JCFloats
    Reviewed 16 June 2017

    I stayed with Dorothy in her guest house for the month of June, and received a flat rate of $800 a month instead of the nightly $55. The rental included a parking space, private bedroom, shared bathroom, kitchen, living room, laundry, porch and use of...More

    Thank Stephanie S
    Reviewed 16 May 2017

    This guest house is charming, clean and comfortable in a beautiful neighborhood close to a nice park and pathway that takes you down to the sea wall as well within a 15 min stroll to the downtown core. Dorothy is a lovely woman with an...More

    Thank Andrew R
    Reviewed 27 July 2016

    My husband and I spent two nights at Dorothy's with our friends and we were all very thankful for how cozy and charming it was. Dorothy took good care of us and our rooms were clean and luxurious feeling despite the super affordable rate. It...More

    1  Thank browntwn
    Reviewed 30 September 2015

    While waiting indefinitely for an overseas work visa to be approved, stayed with Dorothy and her other guests. While a slightly older house, I found it to be very comfortable and at half the price or less than hotels in Nanaimo that were nowhere near...More

    1  Thank johnny542015
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 2
    • Location
    • Canada >
    • British Columbia >
    • Vancouver Island >
    • Nanaimo
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (2)
    Room & Suite (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (12)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    Nearby Restaurants
    The Nest Bistro
    387 reviews
    .82 km away
    Bees knees Cafe
    63 reviews
    .75 km away
    Mclean's Specialty Foods
    51 reviews
    .78 km away
    Gina's Mexican Cafe
    388 reviews
    .82 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Bowen Park
    51 reviews
    .55 km away
    The Bastion
    73 reviews
    1.11 km away
    White Sails Brewing
    21 reviews
    .74 km away
    Vancouver Island Expeditions
    102 reviews
    1.09 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Dorothy's Guest House staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Room Tips
    "Basement suite is fully self contained for privacy with a fridge & stove for cooking."
    Read review
    "Pick the private suite...it's awesome!"
    Read review
    "I did not see any of the rooms in the house. The suite was available and only 10 dollars more each night."
    Read review
    "Both rooms are great!"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing