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Vancouver Island University Residences
Vancouver Island University Residences
2.0 out of 5.00.2 km from Vancouver Island University
4.0/5 (126 reviews)
C$103/ night for 2 guests

The place was very clean. I loved the breakfast!!! I loved the parking. Location is great. I will go back. It’s so affordable.

Reviewed on 20 Jun. 2019
Painted Turtle Guesthouse
Painted Turtle Guesthouse
1.5 out of 5.01.8 km from Vancouver Island University
3.8/5 (53 reviews)
C$56/ night for 2 guests

Central to town, easy check in and one of the cleanest hostels I've stayed in!

Reviewed on 11 May 2019
New! Poet's Retreat - Private Hot Tub, Near Viu, Ice Centre and Aquatic Centre
New! Poet's Retreat - Private Hot Tub, Near Viu, Ice Centre and Aquatic Centre
1.1 km from Vancouver Island University
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Alvin & Juliet's Vacation Home
Alvin & Juliet's Vacation Home
4.0 out of 5.01.7 km from Vancouver Island University
Free Cancellation
3.3/5 (3 reviews)
C$539/ night for 2 guests

the deck is my favourite place in this house house is ok, big enough for 10 adult but only 2 washroom available

Reviewed on 10 Sep. 2018
Travelodge by Wyndham Nanaimo
Travelodge by Wyndham Nanaimo
2.0 out of 5.02.1 km from Vancouver Island University
3.8/5 (658 reviews)
C$115/ night for 2 guests

An older property, but room has been totally upgraded in past few years. More than what we needed for an overnight stay.

Reviewed on 20 Jun. 2019
Harbour Light Motel
Harbour Light Motel
2.5 out of 5.01.6 km from Vancouver Island University
3.7/5 (307 reviews)
C$89/ night for 2 guests

Rooms were kept very clean. The upgraded air conditioning was very quite. Restaurant next door was very handy and offered 10% off for staying at the Motel.

Reviewed on 19 Jun. 2019
Coast Bastion Hotel
Coast Bastion Hotel
3.5 out of 5.01.8 km from Vancouver Island University
4.4/5 (998 reviews)
C$178/ night for 2 guests

Our room had views in two directions and a French balcony that was nice for some fresh air.

Reviewed on 23 Jun. 2019
Best Western Dorchester Hotel
Best Western Dorchester Hotel
2.5 out of 5.01.9 km from Vancouver Island University
Free Cancellation
3.8/5 (572 reviews)
C$160/ night for 2 guests

Nice hotel overall, with clean spacious rooms. Funky corridor layout with multiple doors. Gym is very basic.

Reviewed on 21 Jun. 2019
Diplomat Motel
Diplomat Motel
2.0 out of 5.01.6 km from Vancouver Island University
3.3/5 (204 reviews)
C$89/ night for 2 guests

They upgraded us to a 2 br suite because of renovations

Reviewed on 11 May 2019
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Vancouver Island University is located in a welcoming area of Nanaimo known for its beautiful lakeside setting. Nanaimo is home to 59 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.


Staying Near Vancouver Island University


Choose from 49 hotels and accommodations within 5 miles of Vancouver Island University, 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.
  • Days Inn by Wyndham Nanaimo: This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, a restaurant, and an indoor pool. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and central location.
  • 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.

Things to See and Do Near Vancouver Island University


After you've visited Vancouver Island University, you can explore the sights within 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 Vancouver Island University, you may want to make a stop by Departure Bay Ferry Terminal, Frank Crane Arena, and Duke Point Ferry Terminal.


Nanaimo Museum, Bastion, and Departure Bay Beach are a few additional nearby sights. Spend some time checking out Woodgrove Shopping Centre, which is 6.5 mi (10.4 km) from Vancouver Island University, or make a stop by WildPlay Nanaimo, located 7 mi (11.3 km) away.