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Top Nanaimo Boutique Hotels

Crown Mansion Boutique Hotel & Villas
3.5 out of 5
292 Crescent Road East, Qualicum Beach, BC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $179 per night from Dec 5 to Dec 6
4.5/5Wonderful! (167 reviews)

"We liked the quietness of the area. Quite pricy, at the top end of our budget."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 23, 2020

Crown Mansion Boutique Hotel & Villas
Best Western Dorchester Hotel
2.5 out of 5
70 Church St, Nanaimo, BC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $129 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
3.8/5Good! (758 reviews)

"I thought the bathroom was not cleaned properly, even if no pandemic it was not cleaned well."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 2, 2020

Best Western Dorchester Hotel
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Where Should I Stay in Nanaimo?

Looking for a stylish accommodation for your visit to Nanaimo? If you want to find a smaller hotel with terrific service, a personal feel, and good ambiance, a boutique hotel may be exactly what you want. Nanaimo has 2 boutique-style accommodations that represent the local spirit of this area.

Guests say they like these boutique hotels in Nanaimo:

Crown Mansion Boutique Hotel & Villas: 3.5-star hotel with 2 guestrooms. Enjoy the restaurant, free breakfast, and lobby fireplace. Popular with our guests for its beach locale and comfortable rooms.

Best Western Dorchester Hotel: 2.5-star hotel with 70 guestrooms. This property offers a restaurant, a bar, and free parking. Expedia travelers like its walkable location and comfortable rooms.

What Should I See and Do in Nanaimo?

After you've decided where to stay in walkable Nanaimo, figure out some fun things to do on your trip. The ocean views, island views, and hiking are just some of the things to enjoy while you're in the area.

Nanaimo is also well liked for its:
  • Boating
  • Flowers
  • Excursions

Experience the cultural highlights around Nanaimo with a visit to Ladysmith Little Theatre, Village Theater, and Chemainus Theatre Festival. While you're here, you might also like to explore more of the area and take in additional sights like Bastion, Nanaimo Museum, and Newcastle Island Marine Provincial Park.

When Should I Plan a Trip to Nanaimo?

If you're wondering about the local weather, use this info to plan your escape to Nanaimo:

  • Hottest months: August, July, September, and June, with an average temperature of 72°F
  • Coldest months: January, December, February, and March, with an average temperature of 32°F
  • Driest months: August, July, September, and June, with an average rainfall of 0.09 inches
  • Rainiest months: October, February, November, and January, with an average rainfall of 0.20 inches

Getting Around Nanaimo

The closest major airport is in Nanaimo, BC (ZNA-Nanaimo Harbour Water Aerodrome), which is located 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from the heart of the city, but Nanaimo, BC (YCD) may also be an option. If you'd like to venture out around the area, you may want a rental car for your journey.

Frequently asked questions

What's the best boutique-style hotel in Nanaimo?
Crown Mansion Boutique Hotel & Villas is a favorite 3.5-star hotel with our travelers looking for a stylish accommodation, featuring 2 guestrooms, a restaurant, and a bar. If you’re searching for a boutique hotel, also consider Best Western Dorchester Hotel.
What's there to see and do in Nanaimo?
The ocean views, island views, and hiking are just some of the things to enjoy while you’re in the area. Activities and attractions to experience around Nanaimo include Departure Bay Ferry Terminal, Nanaimo Museum, and Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park. While you’re here, you might also like to explore more of the area and take in additional sights like Parksville Beach, Bastion, and Nanaimo Aquatic Centre.
What kind of weather should I plan for when I travel to Nanaimo?
Understanding the weather in Nanaimo will help you enjoy your stay to the fullest. The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 60°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 39°F. Average annual precipitation for Nanaimo is 49 inches.
What's the best way to get to my boutique hotel in Nanaimo?
You have a few options for traveling to and around Nanaimo. The closest major airport is Nanaimo, BC (ZNA-Nanaimo Harbour Water Aerodrome), which is located 0.1 mi (0.2 km) away, but Nanaimo, BC (YCD) may also be an option. If you’d like to venture out around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

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