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    Painted Turtle Guesthouse

    121 Bastion St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 3A2, Canada
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    Overview
    • Excellent54%
    • Very good32%
    • Average10%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
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    “common room” (11 reviews)
    “bus stop” (4 reviews)
    “cook dinner” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Concierge
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    1.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 10 May 2011

    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

    Thank BeccaT13
    Reviewed 7 March 2011

    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

    Thank dpsmigaj
    Reviewed 2 December 2010

    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

    Thank mer2221984
    Reviewed 5 November 2010

    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

    Thank RyokouRuby
    Reviewed 20 August 2010

    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

    Thank Travel_Molette
    Response from AngieBarnard, Owner at Painted Turtle GuesthouseResponded 29 December 2010

    Hi Travel_Molette, 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

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$22 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Nanaimo
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