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    Painted Turtle Guesthouse

    121 Bastion St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 3A2, Canada
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    US$ 82
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    Overview
    • 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
    Bar/Lounge
    Concierge
    Business Centre
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Parking
    1.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviews (148)
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    Reviewed 6 April 2012

    The room was a bit tight for the four of us adults, but it was a "family room," not necessarily for all adults. Loved the location, loved the great room and the service. Guesthouse is very appropriate. The kitchen is nice with new appliances and...More

    Thank Michelle L
    Reviewed 2 April 2012

    Took a quick get-a-way from the mainland to Nanaimo all by myself March 2012 for a 2 night stay. This place exceeded all my expectations. Clean, hospitable, and comfortable with lots of space in the kitchen and great-room. Very quiet, dispite being on a main...More

    Thank theadman62
    Reviewed 20 March 2012

    The Painted Turtle is a hostel. Guesthouse makes it sounds like there are more services offered than there really are. PROS: Very clean and quiet, friendly staff, great location, exceptionally tidy bathrooms. CONS: For anyone with mobility issues the number of stairs can be a...More

    2  Thank NineDoors
    Reviewed 14 January 2012

    Back in October '11, my co-worker and I booked a room at the Painted Turtle Guesthouse for a 3-night stay. We were attending a conference at the Vancouver Island Conference Centre, which was just around the corner. We would have normally booked a standard hotel,...More

    Thank cocotravels_16
    Reviewed 3 January 2012

    My friend and I discovered this place back in May and we liked it so much that we went back again in July! The rooms are bright and cheerful. Everything is spotlessly clean - the rooms, the bathrooms, and the kitchen. The rooms have locked...More

    Thank Celia Q
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    About
    Amenities
    • 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
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 26 - US$ 88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Location
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    • British Columbia >
    • Vancouver Island >
    • Nanaimo
    • Also Known As
    • Painted Turtle Guesthouse Nanaimo, Vancouver Island
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