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Painted Turtle Guesthouse

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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“private room”(14 reviews)
“bus stop”(4 reviews)
“bed dorm”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Meeting Rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
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Reviewed 19 September 2012

Stopped here end of August beginning of September. The hostel does not have it's own car park and we parked on the road, the staff give good advice and it was as well that we went out for the day in it, other wise it...More

Thank jimbowarks
Reviewed 27 June 2012

We, my friend and me, went to this hostel a few days ago and really enjoyed our stay there. It is directly in downtown and just a few minutes from the bus stop away. The hostel was very clean and the staff was very helpful...More

1  Thank DaZeller
Reviewed 30 April 2012

If you are looking for affordable 'no frills" accommodation in the heart of Nanaimo, then this is it. The hostel is located downtown within walking distance of a variety of shops, restaurants and parks. There is limited parking on the street if you have your...More

1  Thank juliabee222
Reviewed 6 April 2012

The room was a bit tight for the four of us adults, but it was a "family room," not necessarily for all adults. Loved the location, loved the great room and the service. Guesthouse is very appropriate. The kitchen is nice with new appliances and...More

Thank Michelle L
Reviewed 2 April 2012

Took a quick get-a-way from the mainland to Nanaimo all by myself March 2012 for a 2 night stay. This place exceeded all my expectations. Clean, hospitable, and comfortable with lots of space in the kitchen and great-room. Very quiet, dispite being on a main...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Self-Serve Laundry
Meeting Rooms
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$28 - US$77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$28 - US$77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Ask to be in a room furthest away from the street noise"
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"Host was amenable to me changing for room to have a bottom bunk"
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"Go to nearby shopping center"
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"Family room is great if you are three or four"
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