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My boyfriend and I traveled to Nanaimo so I could go and check out my future university, Vancouver Island University, located in Nanaimo. We were staying four nights total. We arrived late at night by plane, and had to call the hostel to let the...More
My son and I spent 4 days at the Painted Turtle when we visited Nanaimo to go scuba diving. It was great, very clean, nice room (we stayed in a family room) and friendly staff. I especially liked the kitchen/common room. The location is great,...More
I have stayed at the Painted Turtle for a bit, and really enjoyed it there. Staff were always friendly. I would have to say I like how there is a potluck at any given time. Especially the Halloween party. Got to see all different carving...More
What a gem this clean, quiet, and charming guesthouse is! Right in the heart of downtown Nanaimo, its central location is convenient and within walking distance of Old Town. The rooms are clean, the owners are friendly and informative, and the value is excellent. I...More
Really comfortable well run hostel with a very central location. We had a clean and comfortable room with bunks and a double bed. A nice touch for a hostel was to find the bed already made up.
Shared individual bathrooms and enough of them not...More
Response from AngieBarnard, Owner at Painted Turtle GuesthouseResponded 29 December 2010
Just a quick note to say (a delayed) THANKS HEAPS for your positive and honest comments on TripAdvisor.com. We really appreciate our guests taking the time to comment publically!
While Vancouver Island is a long way from Cambridge, perhaps we will meet you...More
US$22 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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