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The Grand Hotel Nanaimo

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Reviewed 14 July 2017

I am an injured worker who was sent to Nanaimo for an appointment by Worksafe BC. I was booked at this hotel with an impressive sounding name. When I arrived someone on their desk had made a mistake and booked it with me paying rather...More

1  Thank Kari1966
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We stayed there for 2 nights. We were choosing this hotel because we attended a wedding there a few years ago and we enjoyed it. We weren't that impressed this time. The room needs a few upgrades. Where is usual a hair dryer mounted was...More

2  Thank Alfons B
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We spent one night there with our two boys. The location was perfect and the staff was so over the top friendly - especially the fellow who greeted us on May 27th at 12:00 noon. He was also the fellow who answered our phone call...More

1  Thank 5Canadiantravelers
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Stayed for 2 nights. Room fine but needed to be updated. First night loud banging like the hotel was having some renovations completed. Went on for about 15 minutes. Called front desk and the sound immediately stopped. Appreciated the noise stopping however no apology on...More

2  Thank Christine F
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Wonderful hotel with a grand feel to it. Finding the entrance is a bit difficult as you need to turn off the road onto a side street to access the hotel entrance but once you have entered the parking area, you are well on your...More

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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
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Business Centre with Internet Access
Banquet Room
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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USD 120 - USD 190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#5 Business Hotel in Nanaimo
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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USD 120 - USD 190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#5 Business Hotel in Nanaimo
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"rear facing rooms are quieter but have a limited view."
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"Only dined here but probably none considering the previous review"
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"Stay away from this entire property"
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"Stay away and go the Best Western!"
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