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Nanaimo, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was in room 114. Stinky room, smelled like chemical mixed with I don't know what...need an MSDS sheet for that room. The manager is HORRIBLY cruel. Drunken fights in room below, had to call RCMP as one drunken participant was doing to drive a vehicle either into my truck parked in line with theirs, or through the motel. Mixture of...

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Richmond, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

April 8, 2017, we rented Room #102 at about 11 pm.The room was clean and tidy. However, what we experienced shows dangerous neglect: We experienced liquid effluent falling on us through the ceiling when the person above flushed the toilet and showered. All the yellow water-liquid fell on my wife first and then me, I as we were in the...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stinky room, rude clerk, soft spots in the floor on the deck outside my room. The stairs were broken at the bottom step Someone yelling outside. I wont be staying there again. It was a experience I dont want to have again.

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Wanted a clean, simple place to stay with kids. 2 bedroom suite was a bonus. There were definitely attempts made to update the room - a ?single layer of paint, newer headboards. However, the cursory attemps did not cover up the smell of mould. Not just mustiness, but a real mouldy smell. My husband was gagging on the smell and...

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Port Alberni, Canada
Reviewed 17 March 2016

I have stayed at this motel before and did not have an issue. The room was large with Kitchenette, coffee machine and TV. Free WiFi was easy and fast. The place itself shows signs of wear ( stairs and some bathroom tiles) but nothing shocking. I stay here because it is centrally located and for $ 62.10 plus taxes it...

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Powell River, Canada
Reviewed 14 March 2016

The smell of the room was so bad we could not sleep I think I can still taste the smell not sure if it was mouldly rooms painted over or not cleaned proper better off to pay the extra 10$ and go to a holiday inn or where ever... sound of the traffic was loud all night long ..

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Saigon
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Much better than it would appear to be from the road. Nicely refurbished rooms, comfortable bed with very nice bed line and pillows. Clean room and bathroom, plenty of towels. I would stay there again

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1Thank mycroft47
Berlin Germany
Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

"Not beautiful - but completely ok" Yes, it is a bit run down and it is not down town, but it's a five minute drive to the wonderful Maffeo Sutten Park or the central city street with nice cafés and the room we had was clean and absolutely sufficient for our needs. In fact it was probably the most comfortable...

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Canmore, Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 9 September 2015

We booked this hotel last minute Friday before the Labour day weekend, and it was pretty much the only hotel that allowed dogs. The price was very reasonable and they did not charge for the dog, which was nice of them. We also had a room over the check in office so there was no one under us in the...

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Cuautitlán Izcalli, Mexico, Mexico
Reviewed 2 September 2015

I must confess that this was not my first choice in Nanaimo but looking for a more affordable place after spending some weeks at the Days Inn several blocks farther from downtown, picked up the Diplomat after checking several other motels in the same area. Let's be clear, this is a budget motel, but once that's said, the rooms are...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Diplomat Motel

Address: 333 Nicol St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 4T5, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Nanaimo
Price Range: $80 - $90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Diplomat Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 19
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“Stay somewhere else.”
Pepchew, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“observe noise from the room above and street. Check the room out, especially the washroom ceiling showing leaks.”
gentlefolks2017, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“I liked the room above the office because you weren't worried about noise as no one is under you.”
MoiraG442, 9 Sep 2015 | Read review
“I think the rooms in the upper floor are a little quieter.”
MarcoP938, 2 Sep 2015 | Read review
“103 is a large room”
vicvolley, 3 Jun 2015 | Read review
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