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British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 24 March 2017

It can be difficult to make a decision about booking a motel or hotel online, if you aren't already familiar with it. I took a chance on the Harbour Light Motel in Nanaimo and I'm so glad I did. The location is very good, situated just a short walk from the Port Place Mall and about a 15 minute walk...

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Gosford, Australia
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Chose this hotel as it was the closest to Duke Point ferry terminal and we had an early departure, clean comfortable room, good value. Situated on main road so a bit of traffic noise early in the night but reasonably quiet overnight. Bed comfortable, reliable wifi, discount for meals provided at restaurant next door.

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Nakusp
Reviewed 10 March 2017

I needed a good place to stay during a four day program in Ladysmith. This hotel was fantastic! I was upgraded to a King-size bed with no up-charge because I requested a room at the back for additional quiet! The room is very clean and modern and had a wonderful bed!! The wi-fi was stupendous!! I can't say enough about...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 6 February 2017

One night stay travelling through. At check in the fellow was dealing with a small group of people and trying to deal with a language barrier, so simultaneously checked me in also which was great and quick. Clean room, nice Keurig coffeemaker, microwave. Comfy enough bed. Good water pressure. Nanaimo has loads of motels on busy streets, I've stayed in...

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Toni G, Manager at Harbour Light Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review it is a pleasure hearing from our guessts. Regards Toni

Whitehorse, Canada
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Not much to complain about compared to other reviewers. Yes it is close to traffic, and as I had the end room, it was more pronounced. Workers running in and out in the early AM was very noticeable, but nothing out of the ordinary for a Motel. Nice sheets and bedding, decent bath and bathroom, linens and bathroom amenities limited...

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Moyie, Canada
Reviewed 29 December 2016

When you arrive late in the day tired and weary and you open the door to your next overnight stay and it is bright, neat-as-a-pin and cheery it makes for a delightful experience. The beds were very comfy and it was the nicest overnight stay of our trip to the island.

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Red Deer, Canada
Reviewed 9 December 2016

We were here for a multi night stay - asked for a quieter room - and were given a room upstairs at the back - it was quieter - Started out good Unfortunately, if the room is not sparkling - not much else matters - and the shower stall, bathroom and overall housekeeping in the room fell short in this...

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YYC
Reviewed 11 November 2016

The rooms are clean and bedding fresh and updated. Room could use a little paint. But I had a quite sleep, hot shower and this place did not break the bank. Also they are pet friendly ! Also the staff were very welcoming which is hard to find these days.

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Toni G, Manager at Harbour Light Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give us a good review we love to hear from all our guests. Regards Toni

Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

This Motel comes as advertised. The rooms are clean and acceptable. The highway traffic is just out front, the noise can be reduced by running the fan on the AC. A bit of an odour is present but it's no over powering.

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Duncan, British Columbia
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed overnight. ..right from the check in we felt very welcome. The room was very clean and fresh looking and feeling. Lots of towels and the amenities were good. The blackout curtains allowed us to Sleep in. .the tv control was easy to figure out and the morning coffee was good. One thing that stood out was the electrical...

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Toni G, Manager at Harbour Light Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the gracious review so nice of you. Toni

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Harbour Light Motel

Address: 200 Nicol St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 4T2, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Nanaimo
Price Range: RM270 - RM331 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Harbour Light Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 29
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“back rooms for less traffic noise”
mobiusag, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“End room has more traffic noise and exterior end stairs, but less busy parking, I am a good sleeper, so no real issue”
TracyAllard, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
“ask for a room on the front so your car is close to your room.”
ServicePleaseYYC, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are good just close window and put air on due to high traffic at night”
michellef998, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ocean view is best.”
M4434LZdavidl, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
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