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Dorothy's Guest House

831 Comox Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 3J6 Canada See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
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Reviewed September 11, 2018

We recently stayed at Dorothy's for 3 nights while exploring Nanaimo by bike. Excellent location as it is just a short ride to the ferry terminal, downtown, the seawall, and also the ferries to Newcastle and Gabriola. Dorothy was a lovely host and welcomed us...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Gillian F
Reviewed April 6, 2018

I stayed in the guest suite for a month while looking for a long-term apartment. Dorothy is a gracious and lovely host, and the suite was immaculate and comfortable. The house is a lovely (and well-maintained) character home in the Old City. The location is...More

Date of stay: March 2018
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Reviewed January 2, 2018

We were in town for work and it ended up being 6 months that we stayed in Dorothy's basement suite. Dorothy was extremely helpful and accommodating for us, and very friendly to chat with. The suite was clean and comfortable, and had what we needed....More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank Carly F
Reviewed July 24, 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

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank JCFloats
Reviewed June 15, 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

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank Stephanie S
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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Nanaimo
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Nanaimo
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"Basement suite is fully self contained for privacy with a fridge & stove for cooking."
Jul. 16, 2015
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"Pick the private suite...it's awesome!"
Apr. 9, 2015
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"I did not see any of the rooms in the house. The suite was available and only 10 dollars more each night."
Jan. 21, 2014
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"Both rooms are great!"
Oct. 25, 2011
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