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    Port-O-Call Motel

    505 Terminal Ave N, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9S 4K1, Canada
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    Overview
    • Excellent18%
    • Very good35%
    • Average11%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible25%
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    “nice room” (2 reviews)
    “rates” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Suites
    Kitchenette
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Shuttle Bus Service
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 38 reviews

    Reviewed 15 June 2017

    Stayed for two nights. The room was nice, renovated with hardwood floors. I'm a former housekeeper and was happy with how clean the room was and how things were set up. The coffee maker in the room was a nice plus, TV was flat screen...More

    1  Thank DekkerDekker
    Reviewed 9 June 2017

    great hotel for the money. My wife and son lived there for two months for his school and had no problem. Great staff newly renovated rooms. we like the monthly rates nice and friendly staff easy parking

    1  Thank alisidhu04
    Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

    Basic rooms. Minimal amenities. Rooms are clean and obviously recently renovated - laminate floors, modern colours. Perfectly good for a quick overnight or a short stay in Nanaimo. 5 minute drive from downtown. On hwy but room wasn't too noisey.

    3  Thank Gina G
    Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

    Booked through their website a few days beforehand. Called the morning of to confirm reservation, guy on the phone had no idea what I was talking about and couldn't find the reservation but said to come and that it would be fine. Arrived and a...More

    3  Thank ajohnson7364
    Reviewed 26 April 2017

    We had room 209 and it had been recently renovated. Very nice bathroom, laminate floors, nice bed and our room was quiet. The outside of the property is a little dated and needs some work, but apparently half the rooms have been renovated and if...More

    2  Thank William C
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$63 - US$81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 42
    • Reservation Options
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    • Location
    • Canada >
    • British Columbia >
    • Vancouver Island >
    • Nanaimo
    • Also Known As
    • Port-O-Call Motel Nanaimo, Vancouver Island
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    JWCll
    21 May 2015|
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    Response from ROwdyman_11 | Property representative |
    Yes, currently have 10 rooms blocked off, I was not sure how many rooms are needed if you need more please let us know how many more rooms and how many beds you would like in each room. Thank-you.
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    "ask for fridge and microwave in room if needed."
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    "kitchen suites are the best to enjoy"
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    "Don't know what the unrenovated rooms look like, so suggest you ask for a renovated"
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    "Talk to the staff about what you need and they will help you"
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