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Nanaimo Cambie Hostel

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Full-size fridge, microwave, stovetop, coffee/tea maker
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Overview of Nanaimo Cambie Hostel

Nanaimo Cambie Hostel

1.5 out of 5
Guests rated this property 3.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Kitchen
  • Bar
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationNanaimo Museum3 min walk
  • Popular LocationBastion6 min walk
  • Popular LocationNanaimo Aquatic Centre3 min drive
  • AirportNanaimo, BC (YCD)13 min drive

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About this area


Nanaimo Cambie Hostel is located in Nanaimo. Departure Bay Ferry Terminal and Duke Point Ferry Terminal are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Protection Island and Newcastle Island Marine Provincial Park. Nanaimo Aquatic Centre and Brechin Lanes are also worth visiting.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Nanaimo Museum - 3 min walk
  • Bastion - 6 min walk
  • Nanaimo Aquatic Centre - 3 min drive
  • Protection Island - 5 min drive
  • Vancouver Island University - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Nanaimo, BC (YCD) - 13 min drive


  • Gabriels Gourmet Cafe — 3 min walk
  • Sukkhothai Gourmet Restaurant — 5 min walk
  • Mon Petit Choux Bakery & Café — 5 min walk
  • Power House Living Foods — 6 min walk
  • Perkins Coffee Company — 6 min walk

About this property

Nanaimo Cambie Hostel

Adults-only hostel with nightclub and bar/lounge
This hostel features a nightclub, a bar/lounge, and a microwave in a common area. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a refrigerator in a common area, laundry facilities, and an arcade/game room. All 7 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, plus free WiFi and stovetops. Other amenities available to guests include coffee makers.
Nanaimo Cambie Hostel offers 7 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and shared/communal kitchens. Full-sized refrigerators/freezers and microwaves are provided.

Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Limited onsite parking

Food and drink

  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Arcade/game room
  • Billiards/pool table
  • Karaoke
  • Nightclub


  • ATM/banking services
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage


  • Shared microwave
  • Shared refrigerator
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities


  • Shower/tub combination

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared kitchen access
  • Stovetop

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Check-in from 1 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 19


Check-out before 11 AM


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children younger than 19 are not allowed at this adults-only property; all guests 19 and older are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: CAD 10.00 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards

We should mention

Guests under 19 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property
Some facilities may have restricted access; guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Nanaimo Cambie Hostel Nanaimo
Nanaimo Cambie Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Cambie Hostel Nanaimo
Cambie Nanaimo
Hostel Nanaimo
Nanaimo Cambie
Nanaimo Cambie Hostel
Nanaimo Cambie Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Nanaimo

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Rating 5 - Excellent. 2 out of 13 reviews
5 - Excellent 15%
Rating 4 - Good. 4 out of 13 reviews
4 - Good 31%
Rating 3 - Okay. 2 out of 13 reviews
3 - Okay 15%
Rating 2 - Poor. 2 out of 13 reviews
2 - Poor 15%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 3 out of 13 reviews
1 - Terrible 23%




Staff & service


Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 3 nights in May 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great location close to all the nightlife hotspots. Friendly staff.Nice amenities.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2018

3/5 Okay

Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Unfortunately, the heater was not on...? It was extremely cold during my stay.
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2018

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2018

3/5 Okay

Disliked: Staff & service
Ok for a hostel
It was an easy stay, cheap, and clean. Just keep in mind it’s right above a loud bar that plays music til midnight. Other than that it was a fine stay.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2017