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    Painted Turtle Guesthouse

    121 Bastion St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 3A2, Canada
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    Overview
    • Excellent54%
    • Very good32%
    • Average10%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “common room” (11 reviews)
    “bus stop” (4 reviews)
    “cook dinner” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
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    1.5 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 136 reviews

    Reviewed 11 October 2016

    Friendly service in a hostel that has quite a bit of charm about it.Better than average room. Showers were as clean as i`ve experienced anywhere. Very quiet nights sleep for an urban location. Would have enjoyed staying more than one night.

    Thank R H
    Reviewed 20 September 2016

    When we arrived they told us they had been overbooked and that me and my boyfriend had to stay in seperate rooms. Which is ok by me. The thing is that I was to stay in a 4 mixed dorm and my boyfriend in a...More

    Thank kattmormor
    Reviewed 12 September 2016

    Never having stayed in a hostel type hotel and being older I was surprised at how great the bed was. Super comfortable and great bedding! However I did not enjoy sharing a bathroom which were dirty! No TV and an old smell in the room...More

    Thank gittepia
    Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

    Not 5 stars purely because the HI card wasn't accepted and this wasn't clear on the booking especially when it's meant to be accepted. However, the hostel itself. Great toilets. Spacious common room/kitchen. Big beds, hot weather but room had a fan in it.. useful...More

    Thank Samuel P
    Reviewed 30 August 2016

    Friendly and pleasant staff. I booked my stay with booking.com and was not supposed to be able to get a refund when my trip to Nanaimo was cancelled. Painted Turtle waived any fee whatsoever with no fuss.

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Banquet Room
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 24 - USD 75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Location
    • Canada >
    • British Columbia >
    • Vancouver Island >
    • Nanaimo
    • Also Known As
    • Painted Turtle Guesthouse Nanaimo, Vancouver Island
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