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    Best Western Dorchester Hotel

    70 Church St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5H4, Canada
    +1 877-992-7862
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    • Excellent26%
    • Very good40%
    • Average20%
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    • Terrible4%
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    “older hotel” (11 reviews)
    “harbour view” (19 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 565 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Although my stay was only 2 nights, I found this place to be quite a little gem located close to everything. Upon my arrival which was later in the evening due to travel delays, I was greeted by a friendly smile and great customer service....More

    Thank James C
    Response from NanaimoResponse, General Manager at Best Western Dorchester HotelResponded yesterday

    Dear James C, Thank you very much for taking your time letting us know how great your stay with us was. I'm also glad that our staff was able to accommodate your needs so that you were able to enjoy our picturesque harbour view rooms...More

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 28 October 2017

    Hotel room was super clean and had all amenities. The front desk gave us a 20% off coupon for breakfast and dinner. Parking was free though. The location was perfect, overlooking the pretty harbour and esplanade. This is right downtown so close to everything including...More

    1  Thank BenefacTours
    Response from NanaimoResponse, General Manager at Best Western Dorchester HotelResponded 30 October 2017

    Dear Benefac Tours, Your feedback is greatly appreciated. I'm glad to hear that you've enjoyed your stay and our convenient location with surrounding area. Most of all, I'm glad to hear that our staff served you well. It's been pleasure accommodating you, and will look...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Fantastic and friendly staff . Clean, quaint rooms overlooking the famous Nanaimo harbor and sea wall. Right down town , close to everything, Has that old time warmth’s feel of belonging to something great. Where the staff is truly there to enhance your stay. When...More

    Thank chrisy105
    Response from NanaimoResponse, Front Office Manager at Best Western Dorchester HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear guest, Thank you very much for staying with us and your great feedback is much appreciated. I'm glad to know that you've enjoyed your stay with us. Hope we can accommodate you again in near future. Sincerely, Charlie Li Front Office Manager Best Western...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This hotel is a smaller, intimate type of place, at least it feels that way. We have stayed there every year for the last 3 or 4 years for New Year's Eve with another couple. We find it much nicer than the huge, crazy busy...More

    Review collected in partnership with Best Western
    Thank W6025HVpats
    Response from NanaimoResponse, Front Office Manager at Best Western Dorchester HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear guest, Thank you very much for staying with us and your great feedback is much appreciated. I'm glad to know that you've enjoyed your stay with us. Hope we can accommodate you again in near future. Sincerely, Charlie Li Front Office Manager Best Western...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Rooms seemed clean however hardwood floor was noisy from other rooms above, cold to get up in morning. Did not encounter many staff, but desk staff were friendly, getting from parking lot wasn’t great, stairs and suitcase don’t work wellMore

    Review collected in partnership with Best Western
    1  Thank Jo-anne D
    Response from NanaimoResponse, Front Office Manager at Best Western Dorchester HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Jo-Anne Digeorgio, Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property. On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for not exceeding your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback...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$104 - US$169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Green Hotel in Nanaimo
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 70
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    • British Columbia >
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    • Nanaimo
    • Also Known As
    • Best Western Nanaimo ,
    • Nanaimo Best Western ,
    • Best Western Dorchester Hotel Nanaimo, Vancouver Island
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    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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