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    Painted Turtle Guesthouse

    121 Bastion St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 3A2, Canada
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Traveller (14)
    Dining (8)
    Room & Suite (8)
    • Excellent55%
    • Very good31%
    • Average10%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “private room” (13 reviews)
    “common room” (11 reviews)
    “mixed dorm” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Business Centre
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Parking
    1.5 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 22 July 2011

    We stayed two nights on our trip through Vancouver Island, 1st night on the way to the Pacific Rim NP/Long Beach Area - Tofino. We stayed here again on our way back. Very convenient location. Large, nicely equipped kitchen and very friendly and helpful staff....More

    Thank laieu
    Reviewed 19 July 2011

    The staff is very friendly, the rooms are modern and clean. The atmosphere was just great!

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    Reviewed 14 July 2011

    A friend and I travelled from Scotland to Nanaimo for a university internship and we were lucky enough to stay in the Painted Turtle Guesthouse during our time there. The staff were very accomodating and flexible as our booking was a little last minute and...More

    Thank Vivien91
    Reviewed 12 July 2011

    I would certainly recommend this questhouse for everyone visiting Nanaino and area. Friendly staff, clean & affordable. And a pro is meeting all kinds of people all around the world with different reasons. Businesslike or holiday. Next to this, they recently renovated it and it...More

    Thank Dutchman061
    Reviewed 30 June 2011

    Mm...most definitely a hostel and there's nothing wrong with that but unsure as to why it calls itself a guesthouse. Smaller than some hostels I guess. Room was basic but clean and beds were comfy with lovely duvet that was not too warm for the...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Banquet Room
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$23 - US$82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Location
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    • British Columbia >
    • Vancouver Island >
    • Nanaimo
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    Traveller (14)
    Dining (8)
    Room & Suite (8)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (27)
    Bathroom (1)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    "Family room is great if you are three or four"
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