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    Best Western Dorchester Hotel

    70 Church St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5H4, Canada
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    Overview
    • Excellent26%
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    1 - 5 of 541 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    We have been staying at the Dorchester Hotel for years. This is the ONLY Hotel that we will consider when we visit Nanaimo. Noticed that the Hotel prices have really gone up in price. Because of this, we may consider looking at another Hotel when...More

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    Reviewed 29 April 2017

    I stayed at this charming little hotel the past five days while doing a medical clinic in Nanaimo. From a business standpoint, it's perfect. I had to get to bed early as I had to get up every day between 4 and 5 AM to...More

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    1  Thank agdhoffman
    Response from NanaimoResponse, General Manager at Best Western Dorchester HotelResponded 2 May 2017

    Dear agdhoffman, Your feedback is very much appreciated. I'm glad to learn that your business trip went well and you've enjoyed your stay with us as well. Will look forward to your next visit to us in the future. Sincerely, Julie Park General Manager Best...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Older hotel with fairly small rooms. The hallways smelled musty. Our air conditioning didn't work so we had to keep the windows open. There was a lot of traffic noise. Good restaurant for breakfast though and staff was friendly. Good location in old city Nanaimo.More

    Thank Physioshell2014
    Response from NanaimoResponse, General Manager at Best Western Dorchester HotelResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Physioshell2014, Thank you for staying with us and we appreciate your feedback. I'm sorry to hear that we didn't meet your expectation during your recent stay with us. We'll make sure to fix the issues that you've experienced. Glad to hear that you've liked...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Our stay began with the most friendly/efficient Drew who booked my reservation and informed me he will be checking me in when I arrive. He promised to clear the smoky haze, and it happened! It's a beautiful blue sky over the Nanaimo waterfront from the...More

    2  Thank ilovetravel13
    Response from NanaimoResponse, General Manager at Best Western Dorchester HotelResponded 2 days ago

    Dear ilovetravel13, We appreciate very much for your thoughtful feedback, and I'd like to especially applaud your sense of humour(with big smile). I'm glad to hear that our staff served you well, and you were satisfied with your stay with us. We'll keep striving to...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The room was nice and clean with a comfortable bed. Bathroom also nice and clean. It also had a nice view towards the harbour across the street. Here you will find shops, a bistro, Harbour Air and a promenade for a walk to watch the...More

    Thank Dolav
    Response from NanaimoResponse, General Manager at Best Western Dorchester HotelResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Dolav, Thank you for your great feedback. I'm glad to know that our staff served you well, and you've enjoyed your stay with us. As you've mentioned, we're located in the heart of downtown Nanaimo harbour, all kinds of restaurants, boutique shops, historical attractions,...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Banquet Room
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 110 - US$ 166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Green Hotel in Nanaimo
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 70
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    • Nanaimo
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    vipaddler
    30 September 2016|
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    Response from benji832016 | Reviewed this property |
    As far as I know, there's no jacuzzi facilities... They do have a fitness room though.
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