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    Howard Johnson Hotel - Nanaimo Harbourside

    1 Terminal Ave N, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5R4, Canada
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    11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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      2 adults
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          USD 76*
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          Overview
          • Excellent16%
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          • Average38%
          • Poor11%
          • Terrible8%
          1 week ago
          “Very noisy”
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          “Very friendly staff!!”
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
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          Fitness centre
          Pets Allowed
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          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          Very poor sound proofing. Smelly room yet clean. Free parking and close to everything including the ferry. Friendly staff. Free coffee and fruits in the morning. Outdoor pool open during summer months.More

          Thank Takeacab
          Response from Erik B, Manager of Operations at Howard Johnson Hotel - Nanaimo Harbourside

          Good day Thank you very much for your comments about your recent stay at the Howard Johnson Harbourside Hotel Nanaimo. I am so very sorry that you experience a smelly room. I have spoken with housekeeping to make sure we air out the guest rooms...More

          Hotel's Favourite
          Reviewed 21 March 2017

          I was checked in by 10:30 am and was given a room upgrade for no extra charge.They are all so kind and helpful. The area has so mat any things to see and with a fitness center on the property, I was able to go...More

          Thank CanadianCitizen66
          Response from Erik B, Manager of Operations at Howard Johnson Hotel - Nanaimo Harbourside

          Good Day: Fantastic to hear that we were able to make your stay so great. So happy we were able to accommodate your early check-in The Howard Johnson Harbourside Hotel Nanaimo's location can not be beat for seeing lots of downtown and the seawall walk....More

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          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          Stayed at the Howard Johnson in Nanaimo and after the first night, my husband woke up covered in bed bug bites. We brought to the attention of the desk clerk, Logan, who was embarrassed and moved us to another room with a bit of a...More

          1  Thank Rachelle N
          Response from Erik B, Manager of Operations at Howard Johnson Hotel - Nanaimo Harbourside

          Good day Rachelle We again are so very sorry about the bed bug incident that you encountered during your stay. I wish to apologize for the other staff members off handed comments that "it does happen". I would not be very happy if I had...More

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Pool
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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          • Free Parking
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Dry Cleaning
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          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
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          • USD 65 - USD 91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 101
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          • Nanaimo
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