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HI Nanaimo, Painted Turtle Guesthouse

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  • Perfect Location
  • Marvelous Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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  • Perfect Location
  • Marvelous Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness

Property Description

Welcome to the Painted Turtle Guesthouse, winner of the most outstanding hostel of the year award across Canada! Plus the Certificate of Excellence 2 years running.

If you are looking for fresh, fun, and affordable accommodation in Nanaimo, you have found it!! Our cozy, clean and relaxed accommodation offers the ideal place to sleep, socialize and see the sights! Our funky guesthouse is a warm blend of hostel, guesthouse, and boutique hotel.....you will have to see it to believe it!

Opened in 2004, the Painted Turtle Guesthouse is a fully renovated 1913 heritage building. Located steps away from Nation wide vote of greatest street in Canada. The reasoning for this title is the culture, cafes, restaurants, pubs, clubs, art galleries, bakeries, and street performers. Plus the seawall is only a block and a half away, providing trails, swimming lagoon, crabbing opportunities, local artisans, delicious ice cream, play ground and access to 3 beautiful and special islands.

Our guesthouse provides you with a unique great room with a fully contained, self catering kitchen and eating area, a cozy living area with book exchange and fireplace, 2 computer kiosks plus FREE WIFI, games and a foosball table. We also offer FREE luggage storage, laundry facilities, office services, travel kiosk and our Stay and Save program, which provides you with discounts to many of the downtown vendors. Get a taste of the West Coast!!

We have dorm beds (female, male & co-ed), private rooms, and family rooms - perfect for backpackers and groups. FREE towels and sheets are provided in all rooms. Bathrooms are centrally located and exceptionally clean, each bathroom is outfitted with a sink, toilet and shower for your private use. Our family friendly, home away from home ambiance, makes us perfect for every kind of traveller.

Are you a student, new to town or here on business? Ask about our special long-term stay rates. Our prices can't be beat!

Reservations guaranteed with a VISA or Mastercard only.

We look forward to meeting you and making your stay in Nanaimo unforgettable!
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HI Nanaimo, Painted Turtle Guesthouse Located at 121 Bastion Street, Vancouver Island, Nanaimo.
HI Nanaimo, Painted Turtle Guesthouse
Canada
Nanaimo BC V9R 3A2 121 Bastion Street, Vancouver Island
85% 194
49.1663800 -123.9373890
HI Nanaimo, Painted Turtle Guesthouse
    Rooms available 4 Bed Male Dorm 4 Bed Mixed Dorm Standard Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom 4 Bed Female Dorm Standard 4 Bed Private Shared Bathroom Standard Single Private Shared Bathroom Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom

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Wed 31 Aug 2016 - Sat 3 Sep 2016 Change

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Latest Review

" Everything was fine, nice and rather clean. But at night it was impossible to sleep, it was too hot in the room and too loudly outside. They don't have air condition in rooms, when you open window is so loudly, we don't like it "

- Anonymous
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Facilities

  • Free

    Linen Included Free City Maps Towels Included Free WiFi

  • General

    Security Lockers Common Room Bicycle Parking Breakfast Not Included Meeting Rooms Adaptors Book Exchange Hot Showers Self-Catering Facilities Hair Dryers For Hire Hair Dryers Ceiling Fan Card Phones Washing Machine Steam Room

  • Services

    Internet Access Laundry Facilities Luggage Storage Fax Service Tours/Travel Desk Postal Service 24 Hour Security Housekeeping Late check-out Reception (limited hours)

  • Food & Drink

    Bar Meals Available Tea & Coffee Making Facilities

  • Entertainment

    Board Games Games Room Foosball

Policies

Policies

Child Friendly Credit Cards Accepted No Curfew Non Smoking Taxes Not Included

Things to Note

Once a reservation is confirmed, the Guesthouse imposes the following cancellation penalty:

48-hour cancellation prior to arrival or first night is charged. Any changes to your booking may incur additional charges, and you are responsible for confirming additional charges by contacting the Painted Turtle Guesthouse.

No refund can be given for any unused services, non-arrivals, delayed arrivals or premature departures

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 2 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

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