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C$65
Painted Turtle Guesthouse

Painted Turtle Guesthouse

1.5 out of 5.0 121 Bastion St, Nanaimo, BC
Located in Regional District of Nanaimo, this hostel is steps away from Bastion and Nanaimo Museum. Vancouver Island University and Departure Bay Ferry Terminal are also within 3 mi (5 km).
 
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Vancouver Island University Residences

Vancouver Island University Residences

2.0 out of 5.0 4 University Crescent, Nanaimo, BC
Located in Regional District of Nanaimo, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Nanaimo Aquatic Centre and Vancouver Island University. Nanaimo Museum and Bastion are also within 2 miles (3 km).
 
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Nanaimo Cambie Hostel

Nanaimo Cambie Hostel

1.5 out of 5.0 63 Victoria Crescent, Nanaimo, BC
Located in Regional District of Nanaimo, this hostel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Nanaimo Museum and within 3 miles (5 km) of Vancouver Island University and Departure Bay Ferry Terminal. Bastion and Protection Island are also within 10 minutes.
 
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Best Hostels in Nanaimo

The joy of travel is about the sights, the sounds, and most definitely about the food. It’s also about the people. Meeting fellow wise wanderers and hearing their tales, especially when it comes to local food recommendations, is half the fun of any trip. The best way to build an instant travel buddy group? It has to be staying in a hostel.

Forget everything you think you know about hostels. These days, hostels come in all shapes and sizes. They also attract a diverse crowd, from students taking a gap year to middle-aged adults grabbing a sojourn between career shifts. Yes, you’ll still find plenty of the backpacker hostel accommodation that offers a simple bed, roof, and door. But you’ll also discover hostels that offer Wi-Fi and communal living spaces where you can play cards or swap travel stories.

Whether you want a little taste of the high end or are looking to stretch your budget with cheap hostels, Travelocity can help you find the perfect place to crash in Nanaimo. Even the best hostels are still very budget friendly, which will help your dollars go as far as your feet can travel. Have you been dreaming of finally strapping a backpack to your body and trekking through unknown countryside? Hostels were practically made for fearless budget backpackers like you.

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C$139
Coast Bastion Hotel

Coast Bastion Hotel

3.5 out of 5.0 11 Bastion Street, Nanaimo, BC
3.2/5
(4 Reviews)
Located in Regional District of Nanaimo, this eco-friendly hotel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Bastion and within 3 miles (5 km) of Vancouver Island University and Departure Bay Ferry Terminal. Nanaimo Museum and Nanaimo Aquatic Centre are also within 2 miles (3 km).
 
C$174
THE Beach Club Resort

THE Beach Club Resort

3.5 out of 5.0 181 Beachside Drive, Parksville, BC
3/5
(1 Reviews)
This romantic hotel is located in Parksville (Regional District of Nanaimo), close to the beach, Parksville Beach, Parksville Community Park and Paradise Fun Park. Also nearby are Vancouver Island University Parksville Campus and Oceanside Place Arena.
 
C$135
Inn On Long Lake

Inn On Long Lake

2.0 out of 5.0 4700 North Island Hwy, Nanaimo, BC
5/5
(1 Reviews)
Located in Regional District of Nanaimo, this beachfront hotel is in a shopping district and within 3 mi (5 km) of Long Lake, Departure Bay Beach and Frank Crane Arena. Woodgrove Shopping Centre is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) away.
 
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