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    Buccaneer Inn

    1577 Stewart Ave, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9S 4E3, Canada
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    1 - 5 of 329 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    We arrived early and Marlene gave us excellent directions for a great picnic spot with some nice hiking. Also gave us great directions to a local quilt store. All directions were simple and accurate. The map was a great help too. There's a very helpful...More

    Thank Tavishboo
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We picked this hotel because it is close to the ferry. This would make a lot of sense if we were driving, but it is still a long walk (with suitcases) from the hotel to the ferry. it is also a long walk into the...More

    Thank wrbvvf
    Response from BuccaneerDave, Owner at Buccaneer InnResponded 4 days ago

    Thanks for your review wrbwf. Glad to read you enjoyed the room, kitchen, comfort and that our service was very nice and helpful. For future guests information, we are located about 385 yards from Departure Bay Ferry Terminal. It takes about 10 minutes to walk...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We had two separate visits this July ....one our way from the ferry and then 2 weeks later on the way back. We had two rooms for the four of us and both were exactly as described on the web and they felt exceptionally clean...More

    Thank emwsorth1
    Response from BuccaneerDave, Owner at Buccaneer InnResponded 1 week ago

    It was so nice to have you and all your family. Thanks for having stayed with us twice! We will let all of our team know about your comments on exceptional cleanliness. And thanks for the kind words about our helpfulness. These are hallmarks of...More

    Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

    Comfortable, clean and convenient for the ferry. Walking distance from local pubs and walks along the harbour front. Wonderful setting. Only downside was it was a touch dated, but this did make it quaint and homely. There are currently roofers carrying out emergency roof repairsMore

    Thank Helen B
    Response from BuccaneerDave, Owner at Buccaneer InnResponded 27 June 2017

    Quaint and homey is what we try to be Helen. Thanks for noting that. Glad you enjoyed the setting and our location to local amenities. And once again, our apologies for the repairs we making to our roof. The roofers will be finished in a...More

    Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

    We have stayed in lots of different hotels on this trip. The Buccaneer stands out as the best value we have found. The owner was so friendly, we had some problems with our bank card when we booked from the UK but the staff at...More

    Thank Geoff B
    Response from BuccaneerDave, Owner at Buccaneer InnResponded 22 June 2017

    Thanks a lot Geoff for noting the value for money you get at The Buccaneer Inn. Your review warms the cockles of our heart! It was nice to have met you and your family. Absolutely love the Lake District and hope you enjoyed your time...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
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    • Price range
    • US$99 - US$163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Best Value Hotel in Nanaimo
    • #2 Green Hotel in Nanaimo
    • #2 Business Hotel in Nanaimo
    • #2 Family Hotel in Nanaimo
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    • Nanaimo
    • Also Known As
    • Buccaneer Hotel Nanaimo ,
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    chan p
    9 August 2017|
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    Response from BuccaneerDave | Property representative |
    Hi Chan P. The short answer is no. There are really any crabbing near The Buccaneer Inn. You can go down to the Crabbing Pier at Maffeo Sutton Park and may have some luck there. If you are considering staying with us and... More
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    7 August 2017|
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    Response from BuccaneerDave | Property representative |
    Hi twinkleme ... There is a shopping centre, called Terminal Park, that is 3 blocks, uphill, from The Buccaneer Inn. The centre has a Starbucks, McDonalds, Burger King, Asian restaurant, Liquor Store, Deli (with ready made... More
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    cdngirl365
    14 August 2016|
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    Response from BuccaneerDave | Property representative |
    Thanks for the question cdngirl365. No, we don't have air conditioning. Each bedroom has a ceiling fan above the bed. There is an oscillating fan in the living room. All windows in the room open up and there is a cross... More
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