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Painted Turtle Guesthouse

121 Bastion Street Vancouver Island, Nanaimo, BC V9R 3A2, Canada
+1 250 753 4432


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Overall guest ratings

8.3/10 Excellent
Based on 147 reviews
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Review highlights

  • 9.3
  • 8.5
  • 8.3
  • 6.0

Good to know

  • Clean hotel facilities
  • Friendly service
  • Good kitchenette


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    With a stay at Painted Turtle Guesthouse in Nanaimo, you'll be minutes from Bastion and Nanaimo Museum. This hostel is within close proximity of Newcastle Island Marine Provincial Park and Nanaimo Aquatic Centre. Make yourself at home in one of the 24 guestrooms featuring microwaves. Prepare your meals in the shared/communal kitchen. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms with showers are provided. Make use of convenient amenities, which include complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services. Continental breakfasts are available daily for a fee. Featured amenities include luggage storage and laundry facilities. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby, fees may apply.

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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Car hire
    • Concierge service
    • Gift shop
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • No smoking
    • Ski storage
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
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    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    Based on 147 reviews
    • 9.3 "Internet works perfectly."
    • 8.5 "Location is great."
    • 8.3 "Great service."
    • 6.0 "Average value."
    • 5.7 "Rooms are ok."

    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    Based on 60 reviews
    • 8.7 "Generally very clean."
      7.7 "77% said rooms were clean."
    • 8.5 "Location is great."
    • 8.2 "Great service."
      10.0 "100% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 5.3 "Rooms are ok."
    • 5.0 "Average comfort."

    Overall rating

    8.9 Excellent
    Based on 86 reviews
    • 8.8 "Location is great."
    • 8.3 "Great service."
      10.0 "100% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.5 "Good amenities."
      7.5 "75% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 6.1 "Rooms are ok."
      6.7 "Beds were acceptable for 67%."
      5.7 "For only 57%, the bathroom was ok."
    • 5.8 "Average comfort."
      6.7 "Beds were acceptable for 67%."
    Good to know
    "Clean hotel facilities"
    "Friendly service"
    "Good kitchenette"
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