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Charm of Qualicum Bed and Breakfast

Charm of Qualicum Bed and Breakfast

3.5 out of 5.0 406 Cypress Road, Qualicum Beach, BC
5/5
(1 Reviews)
Located in Regional District of Nanaimo, this bed & breakfast is within a 15-minute walk of Heritage Forest, Qualicum Beach Visitor Centre and Qualicum Beach Memorial Golf Club. Milner Gardens and Woodland and Qualicum Beach Museum are also within 1 mile (2 km).
C$69
Harbour Light Motel

Harbour Light Motel

2.5 out of 5.0 200 Nicol Street, Nanaimo, BC
5/5
(2 Reviews)
Located in Regional District of Nanaimo, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Nanaimo Museum and Bastion. Protection Island and Nanaimo Aquatic Centre are also within 2 miles (3 km).
C$129
Best Western Dorchester Hotel

Best Western Dorchester Hotel

2.5 out of 5.0 70 Church St, Nanaimo, BC
4/5
(6 Reviews)
Located in Regional District of Nanaimo, this eco-friendly hotel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Bastion and 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Departure Bay Ferry Terminal. Nanaimo Museum and Protection Island are also within 10 minutes.
C$132
Coast Bastion Hotel

Coast Bastion Hotel

3.5 out of 5.0 11 Bastion Street, Nanaimo, BC
4/5
(2 Reviews)
Located in Regional District of Nanaimo, this eco-friendly hotel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Bastion and 2.2 mi (3.6 km) from Departure Bay Ferry Terminal. Nanaimo Museum and Nanaimo Aquatic Centre are also within 2 miles (3 km).
C$89
Travelodge by Wyndham Nanaimo

Travelodge by Wyndham Nanaimo

2.0 out of 5.0 96 Terminal Avenue North, Nanaimo, BC
3.8/5
(8 Reviews)
Located in Regional District of Nanaimo, this hotel is 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Bastion and 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from Departure Bay Ferry Terminal. Nanaimo Museum and Nanaimo Aquatic Centre are also within 2 miles (3 km).
C$179
Crown Mansion Boutique Hotel & Villas

Crown Mansion Boutique Hotel & Villas

3.5 out of 5.0 292 Crescent Road East, Qualicum Beach, BC
Located in Regional District of Nanaimo, this golf hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Heritage Forest and Qualicum Beach Memorial Golf Club. Qualicum Beach Visitor Centre and Qualicum Beach Museum are also within 1 mile (2 km).
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Somass Motel

Somass Motel

2.0 out of 5.0 5279 River Rd, Port Alberni, BC
Located in the heart of Port Alberni, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Nuu-Chah-Nulth Whaling Canoe Sculpture and Raptors Centre. Alberni Valley Multiplex Ice Skating Rink and Alberni Pacific Railway are also within 3 miles (5 km).
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Country Bay Manor, Private Ocean Front Bed & Breakfast on Shores of Nanoose Bay

Country Bay Manor, Private Ocean Front Bed & Breakfast on Shores of Nanoose Bay

2502 Blokker Rd, Nanoose Bay, BC
This Regional District of Nanaimo bed & breakfast is on the beach, 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Qualicum National Wildlife Area, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Fairwinds Golf Club and Arbutus Grove Provincial Park. Parksville Visitor Centre and Craig Heritage Park and Museum are also within 6 miles (10 km).
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Swept Away Inn

Swept Away Inn

2.5 out of 5.0 5505 Argyle Street, Port Alberni, BC
Situated in Port Alberni, this beach houseboat is within a 5-minute walk of Harbour Quay and Alberni Pacific Railway. Rollin Art Centre Gallery and Hole In The Wall are also within 6 mi (10 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 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from Departure Bay Ferry Terminal. Bastion and Protection Island are also within 10 minutes.
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Castaway Motel

Castaway Motel

2.0 out of 5.0 205 N. Terminal Avenue, Nanaimo, BC
Located in Regional District of Nanaimo, this motel is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Bastion and 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from Departure Bay Ferry Terminal. Nanaimo Museum and Nanaimo Regional General Hospital are also within 2 miles (3 km).
C$79
Diplomat Motel

Diplomat Motel

2.0 out of 5.0 333 Nicol St, Nanaimo, BC
Located in Regional District of Nanaimo, this motel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Nanaimo Museum and Bastion. Newcastle Island Marine Provincial Park and Nanaimo Aquatic Centre are also within 2 miles (3 km).
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Nanaimo Historic Hotels

If you’re a fan of learning about centuries gone by, or perhaps you just love the architecture of yesteryear, consider a historic hotel the next time you travel. Nanaimo historic hotels put you near where all the momentous events in the area occurred, and where the old, vintage buildings stand.

When you book a room at one of the historical hotels in Nanaimo, you’ll experience the past come alive. Visit all the famous landmarks nearby and snap a few pictures for the scrapbook. Be sure to ask the hotel staff about visits from historical figures and then head back to relax in your hotel room after a long day of sightseeing tours and artwork exhibits.

As much as you love history, you also love modern amenities, and you can have the best of both worlds on this trip. These accommodations range from plush to quaint, and you’ll have all the conveniences you need to relax and rejuvenate. And you don’t need have Rockefeller as your last name to be able to afford a place to rest your head. There are a wide variety of cheap historic hotels in Nanaimo that cater to everyone, no matter your budget.

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