We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Stephenson Point Seaside B&B

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Professional photos
Stephenson Point Seaside B&B
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
200

62 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 62: English reviews
Saskatchewan
Level Contributor
226 reviews
50 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We booked the king bed suite at Stephenson Point Seaside B&B and were extremely happy with out stay. Cher was a great hostess, the location was very convenient for mid-island travel, the continental breakfast was very healthy and filling, and the water/harbour view off the balcony was stunning. The room and attached bathroom were clean and a good size. We... More 

Helpful?
Thank BigAlks
Vancouver, Canada
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2014

We stayed at Stephenson with family and friends. Our host was very accommodating as we had a number of changes in our booking times. View is spectaular and each of the rooms are very clean and private. Close to downtown Nanaimo. Breakfast was also very good with snacks provided for our day's activities. Only problem we had is we all... More 

Helpful?
Thank PaulSlipper
Vancouver, BC
Level Contributor
45 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2014

If you like to feel welcomed, have a comfortable room, clean surroundings, excellent conversations, delicious meals and gorgeous views then this place is for you. Cher is amazing; so hospitable - her home is your home and her homemade granola is to die for. I highly recommend this B&B.

Helpful?
Thank Susanito
Drayton Valley, Alberta, Canada
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 August 2014

We have stayed at many B&B's in Canada and Europe and this was wonderful. Cher makes you feel like family and provides comfortable rooms, spectacular views and delightful breakfasts. Careful planning is evident in the small refrigerators located just outside the rooms for cold beverages and lemon ice water. Sitting on the deck watching the ferries go by at night... More 

Helpful?
Thank Pat K
Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 July 2013

Beautiful location - it's by the water Comfortable place to sleep Fun people & great conversation Tasty meals Easy access to different parts of Nanaimo Cher, the owner, is wonderful and treats everyone well. She by herself makes it 5 star ranking Fantastic overall

Helpful?
1 Thank J K
Garibaldi Highlands, BC
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 April 2013

We had a lovely weekend with a beautiful view. We usually can't go anywhere because very few places accept dogs so it was great to be able to take my sweet German Shepherd dog along with the family for a peaceful getaway in a scenic area and a friendly host who. Cher suggested picturesque places to go visit and shopping... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank JudyW176
Thetis Island, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2013

It was a very warm and pleasant stay. From the accommodation, to the breakfast in the mornings.We had a lovely host Cher Thompson, who welcomed us and made us feel at home. The beds were very comfortable and cosy. The view from our room was absolutely beautiful.It overlooked the water and the ferry terminal at a perfect distance. The way... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Miriam P
Barrie, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 February 2013

I spent 6 day at the Seaside point B&B and had a warm and confortable feeling right from the start...the view was great from the dining room and bed room with a balcony off each....lots of light exposure throughtout the home...with a beautiful view of the ocean... The home was very clean and well decorated...Cher's breakfast was amazing with home... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank linda o
Thetis Island, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 30 January 2013

We were made to feel right at home at Seaside point B&B, we enjoyed the fantastic views both day and night, watching the egals in the day light and the ferry coming and going. In the evening looking across the ocean on the city lights, from the peace and quiet of seaside point. We enjoyed tasty homemade breakfast made by... More 

Helpful?
Thank Ben E
Calgary, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2012

I spent a week at SPS B&B. The location on the water is fantastic. The view is worldclass. I spent a lot of time watching the Ferries come in and out as well as lots of wildlife (seals, etc.). Cher, the owner of the B&B, breakfasts were excellent and she is more than willing to help out in any manner... More 

Helpful?
Thank Paul W

22 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (19)
Viewed
Room/Suite (5)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (4)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (4)
Viewed
View from Room (4)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (3)
Viewed
Other (3)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Nanaimo hotels
5.5 km away
The Inn on Long Lake
The Inn on Long Lake
#2 of 19 in Nanaimo
288 reviews
7.2 km away
BEST WESTERN Northgate Inn
5.0 km away
Coast Bastion Hotel
Coast Bastion Hotel
#1 of 19 in Nanaimo
1,144 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
4.9 km away
BEST WESTERN  Dorchester Hotel
3.2 km away
Maple View Bed & Breakfast
1.8 km away
Nanaimo Ocean View B&B
Nanaimo Ocean View B&B
#4 of 32 in Nanaimo
37 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
*Your Home Away From home* Located in central Nanaimo, in the heart of Departure Bay, is your ultimate relaxing seaside getaway. We are 5 minutes to the Ferry (you can watch yours arrive). We are 8 minutes north of downtown and only 9 minutes south of Woodgrove Mall, the largest on Vancouver Island. We are blessed with a spectacular waterfront location overlooking Departure Bay with Jesse and Newcastle Islands and the surrounding mountains. We invite you to relax in our hot tub or take a walk down to the gazebo that's perched just above the water. Munch on complimentary cookies with tea and coffee on your private deck, surf the net using our free wireless internet, or pop in a DVD in your room at the end of a long day. We look forward to meeting you! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Stephenson Point Seaside B&B

Address: 3318 Stephenson Point Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9T 1K2, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Nanaimo
Price Range: ₹ 3,779 - ₹ 5,821 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Priceline and Booking.com so you can book your Stephenson Point Seaside B&B reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Stephenson Point Seaside B&B Nanaimo, Vancouver Island
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Stephenson Point Seaside B&B staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Stephenson Point Seaside B&B staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“The corner suite is like an apartment.”
 of 5 bubbles BrianG744, 25 Sep 2012 | Read review
“The main suite is outstanding with the view and ensuite and even a dressing room.”
 of 5 bubbles Lesley556, 25 Sep 2012 | Read review
“The large room on the second floor looked nice - a corner room with tons of windows.”
  • Balcony off second floor rooms
 of 5 bubbles Sharonbar, 31 Jul 2012 | Read review
“Speak to the owner.”
 of 5 bubbles Brett0077, 3 Jun 2012 | Read review
“The Eagle's Nest, wonderful!”
  • BC Ferry Dock
  • Going by room
 of 5 bubbles glennc165, 30 Mar 2012 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay