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great location

nice large rooms. catering is very good. nice views of downtown. good seating choices. wheelchair... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Heather S
Bright clean and energized

Have been here a number of time and always enjoy the ambiance of the building. Great location and... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2016
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4 weeks ago
“Nice facility, bit expensive to rent”
2 Aug 2018
“Great rooms, great staff, convenient location”
101 Gordon St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5J8, Canada
+1 250-244-4050
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We use it for meetings and it is big, and usually clean. Cost is steep though for what they provide.

Thank Michelle T
Reviewed 3 August 2018

I have been to business expos, wedding, networking events, and so many more events hosted at the VICC and never once have I been disappointed. The staff keep the building very clean, the bathrooms included and whenever the event had hosted food I have never...More

Thank Scott S
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Attended an all day workshop with over 1500 people. Great location and a great place for a large meeting.

Thank Rob M
Reviewed 11 April 2017

When hosting a larger event in Nanaimo, there are limited locations. This venue is not very affordable by any means. The service is decent, food average - nothing to get excited about and the drink menu doesn't support local suppliers. The wine list is lacking...More

Thank EiteHost
Reviewed 14 February 2017

nice large rooms. catering is very good. nice views of downtown. good seating choices. wheelchair access opens to parkade side and ocean or downtown commercial st right in heart of town.

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 5 January 2017

This beautifully designed and maintained centre is adaptable to a variety of uses, not just for conventions and conferences. We have attended book launches, art exhibits, local group meetings such as 100 Women Who Care Mid-Island, and charity functions, as well as patron appreciation functions.

Thank ymilawd
Reviewed 1 December 2016

An association, that I belong to held only one of there yearly meetings at this facility, due to the cost. This facility has been under utilized from the day it opened and after learning the costs of everything required to hold a medium sized meeting...More

Thank Murray M
Reviewed 2 November 2016

I attended the VIEA Conference in October at the Nanaimo Conference Centre and I was impressed with how quickly the catering staff served the tables and quietly cleared the dishes. The food was excellent, with options for those with dietary restrictions. The facility was clean,...More

Thank RecAndTour
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I have been to many events here and the staff is always top notch. The lunches are very nicely presented and taste great. The event I attended in October of this year reaffirmed my opinion.

Thank travel65love
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Have been here a number of time and always enjoy the ambiance of the building. Great location and rooms galore Love to just walk through and then head down the main street to enjoy what Nanaimo has to offer.

Thank billandwendy
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