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Painted Turtle Guesthouse
1.5 out of 5
0.2 km from Nanaimo Museum
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The price is CA $61 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
3.9/5Very Good! (97 reviews)

"I love this spot! Always stay here when I’m in Nanaimo. The location is great and the people are lovely."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 31, 2020

Painted Turtle Guesthouse
Nanaimo Cambie Hostel
1.5 out of 5
0.2 km from Nanaimo Museum
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3/5 (13 reviews)

"Great location close to all the nightlife hotspots. Friendly staff.Nice amenities."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 6, 2018

Nanaimo Cambie Hostel
Vancouver Island University Residences
2 out of 5
1.7 km from Nanaimo Museum
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4/5Very Good! (155 reviews)

"Affordable room, what hotels used to be like, a bed, shower, and place to hook up the laptop to watch some entertainment."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 19, 2019

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Oceanfront Suite - Just Minutes Away From Downtown Nanaimo! Special Offers
4.9/5Exceptional! (27 reviews)
Convenient Location

"We enjoyed an extended weekend in Nanimo. This is a nice waterfront property, a short walk from downtown."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 2, 2019

Oceanfront Suite - Just Minutes Away From Downtown Nanaimo! Special Offers
Downtown Hideaway in the Heart of Downtown Nanaimo
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4.9/5Exceptional! (12 reviews)
Fact finding

"Property was excellent and in a nice neighbourhood. We all enjoyed our stay."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 11, 2019

Downtown Hideaway in the Heart of Downtown Nanaimo
Oceanfront Property With Stunning Views~pool and Hot Tub
4.8/5Exceptional! (13 reviews)
Excellent Property

"Location is within a short drive to anything you might need. The property is very quiet and peaceful with excellent views of the ocean. Tammy communicated with us very quickly and we would highly recommend anyone looking to stay around Nanaimo or Ladysmith to have a look at this Condo. Warm calm ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 24, 2020

Oceanfront Property With Stunning Views~pool and Hot Tub
Heritage Park Setting Minutes Walk From Downtown
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4.8/5Exceptional! (13 reviews)
Comfy beds!

"I brought my dad to Nanaimo from Victoria for my daughters dance festival & stayed 2 nights. Great to have the big space with 2 bedrooms & 2 full baths. And worked well to have the 2nd TV in the master bedroom for my dad who stays up later. Kitchen was very well stocked (tho could have used a teapot ..."…"

Reviewed on May 19, 2019

Heritage Park Setting Minutes Walk From Downtown
Best Western Dorchester Hotel
2.5 out of 5
0.3 km from Nanaimo Museum
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The price is CA $129 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
3.8/5Good! (756 reviews)

"Lovely unique hotel . Can’t beat the view of the waterfront . Close to shops and restaurants. Front desk service impeccable!"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 8, 2020

Best Western Dorchester Hotel
Coast Bastion Hotel
3.5 out of 5
0.2 km from Nanaimo Museum
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The price is CA $118 per night from Jan 1 to Jan 2
4.4/5Excellent! (957 reviews)

"Friendly staff, excellent location, great view of the harbour"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 30, 2020

Coast Bastion Hotel
CAMPBELL COTTAGE B&B by Elevate Rooms
3.5 out of 5
0.5 km from Nanaimo Museum
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5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Amazing breakfast

"Lovely place to stay and the breakfast each day was delicious! Highly recommended!"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 23, 2019

CAMPBELL COTTAGE B&B by Elevate Rooms
Breath Taking Views of Nanaimo's Harbour Front! From Sea Planes to BC Ferries..
4.9/5Exceptional! (14 reviews)
Convenient to downtown

"Newer home that is clean and cozy. Kitchen had everything we needed and bed was comfortable."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 24, 2019

Breath Taking Views of Nanaimo's Harbour Front! From Sea Planes to BC Ferries..
Harbour Light Motel
2.5 out of 5
0.8 km from Nanaimo Museum
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The price is CA $69 per night from Dec 7 to Dec 8
3.8/5Good! (421 reviews)

"Very attentive and considerate at the front desk. Very clean room."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 20, 2020

Harbour Light Motel
Guest House Studio Overlooking Downtown Harbour
The price is CA $110 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
4.5/5Wonderful! (15 reviews)
Quick stay

"Needed a place close to the ferry terminal as we had the 6:30am sailing and this was perfect. Sorry we couldn’t appreciate the views etc because of the smoke - next time. Very quaint place, loved the beach decor"…"

Reviewed on Sep. 14, 2020

Guest House Studio Overlooking Downtown Harbour
Queen Room in Campbell Cottage B&B Close TO Downtown and Ferry
The price is CA $130 per night from Dec 5 to Dec 6
Queen Room in Campbell Cottage B&B Close TO Downtown and Ferry
Travelodge by Wyndham Nanaimo
2 out of 5
1 km from Nanaimo Museum
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The price is CA $69 per night from Dec 24 to Dec 25
3.7/5Good! (969 reviews)

"Was clean but dated, in need of sprucing up. Very dog friendly which was great and reasonable dog fee too."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 21, 2020

Travelodge by Wyndham Nanaimo
Luxury Downtown Penthouse
0.8 km from Nanaimo Museum
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Luxury Downtown Penthouse
Ramada by Wyndham Nanaimo
2.5 out of 5
1.4 km from Nanaimo Museum
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The price is CA $110 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
4.1/5Very Good! (995 reviews)

"Our room was large and clean. The hotel staff are amazing. The hotel is very secure & quiet. Highly recommended!!"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 18, 2020

Ramada by Wyndham Nanaimo
Castaway Motel
2 out of 5
1.2 km from Nanaimo Museum
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2.6/5 (31 reviews)

"The worst flea bag motel ever . I reserved in Expedia With confirmation and I get to the dump and the guy at the front with zero customer service said “ we have no reservation booked “ I said I have a confirmation number and he said we don’t honour Expedia reservations . Like WTF ? I have a number ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 20, 2019

Castaway Motel
Days Inn by Wyndham Nanaimo
2.5 out of 5
1.9 km from Nanaimo Museum
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The price is CA $111 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
3.8/5Good! (972 reviews)

"Very clean, well laid out, friendly staff at check in and in restaurant"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 8, 2020

Days Inn by Wyndham Nanaimo
An All-inclusive Fishing, Boating, Kayaking Adventure off the West Coast
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Nanaimo Museum is located in a welcoming area of Nanaimo that travelers like for its island views and seaside. Nanaimo is home to 58 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.

Staying Near Nanaimo Museum

There are 13 hotels and other accommodations within a mile of Nanaimo Museum, including these options:

  • Coast Bastion Hotel: This 3.5-star hotel features a full-service spa, a restaurant, and free WiFi. Our customers like its dining options and beach locale.
  • Travelodge by Wyndham Nanaimo: This 2.5-star hotel features an outdoor pool, a health club, and parking. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and central location.
  • Best Western Dorchester Hotel: This 2-star hotel features free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Our customers like its beach locale and convenient parking.

Things to See and Do Near Nanaimo Museum

Now that you've visited Nanaimo Museum, you can explore the sights within just a few miles of the area.

Consider spending a leisurely afternoon outside at Newcastle Island Marine Provincial Park, Beach Estates Park, or Pipers Lagoon Park. Create some family memories at Nanaimo Aquatic Centre and Brechin Lanes. If you've got some time to explore the area around Nanaimo Museum, you may want to make a stop by Departure Bay Ferry Terminal, Duke Point Ferry Terminal, and Frank Crane Arena.

If you want to see more of the surrounding area, you can plan a visit to Vancouver Island University and Bastion. Departure Bay Beach is also located 3.2 mi (5.1 km) from Nanaimo Museum, and WildPlay Nanaimo is 6.9 mi (11 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Nanaimo Museum?
Nanaimo Museum is located in a welcoming area of Nanaimo that travelers like for its island views and historic landmarks. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, check out the 32 hotels and other accommodations you’ll find within a mile.
Where is the best place to stay near Nanaimo Museum?
Adjacent to Nanaimo Museum, Coast Bastion Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3.5-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Other good options within a short distance include Best Western Dorchester Hotel and Painted Turtle Guesthouse.
How many hotels will I find near Nanaimo Museum?
Expedia has 32 hotels and other accommodations within a mile from Nanaimo Museum.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Nanaimo Museum, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most room reservations are refundable if you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of check in. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might still have the option to cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Plug in your dates, click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to review the top deals on offer near Nanaimo Museum.
What can I see and do near Nanaimo Museum?
Get outside and spend some time strolling around Pipers Lagoon Park, Newcastle Island Marine Provincial Park, and Beach Estates Park. Create some family memories at Nanaimo Aquatic Centre and Brechin Lanes. You can enjoy nature at Departure Bay Beach, Protection Island, or Long Lake.

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