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Buccaneer Inn

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CLOSEST TO DEPARTURE BAY FERRY. BOOK DIRECT WITH US. SAVE $$$. BETTER RATES & CANCELLATION POLICIES. Dave, Marlene and Christopher welcome you to your home away from home. Featuring ocean view, nautically themed, spotlessly clean, comfortable, quiet, one bedroom suites with separate bedroom and full kitchen, economical sleeping studios and a 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom cottage with gas fireplace, full kitchen, BBQ and ensuite laundry. Free strong WIFI, parking, in-room coffee, full kitchens (in suites only), fridges, microwaves, HDTV, games baskets and guest laundry. Seasonal BBQ area. Dive, kayak and bike storage. Great base for business trips, visiting friends and family or your kids at Vancouver Island University, medical visits to Nanaimo Hospital, home insurance claims or shopping! Nanaimo's central location makes us a great base for exploring Victoria, Tofino, Long Beach and central Vancouver Island. We look forward to welcoming you!
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Nanaimo Airport10 mi
Qualicum Airport25 mi
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All reviews ferry terminal corner studio separate bedroom small kitchen no air conditioning vancouver island full kitchen horseshoe bay room was spotless road noise bc ferries stay there again stayed one night water view located close friendly hosts easy access
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Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

I stayed at the buccaneer for two weeks, and was never disappointed with the services they provided. House keeping was amazing, I always left at different times and when I came back my room was always spotless. The beds are very comfy and the pillows...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Athena R
Response from BuccaneerDave, Owner at Buccaneer InnResponded 25 October 2018

Thank you very very much Athena. We are so happy to read that you enjoyed your stay with us especially during such a trying time for you and your family. Glad you felt comfortable and you enjoyed the services we offer. We will let our...More

Reviewed 10 October 2018

Two couples stayed for 3 nights (2 rooms). This motel in well located in Nanaimo by ferry terminal & is an easy walk to downtown. Larger room had a nice living/sitting room and a fireplace with fire logs provided. The prices were reasonable and the...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank dnclark1
Response from BuccaneerDave, Owner at Buccaneer InnResponded 10 October 2018

Thanks dnclark1 for the lovely review you left in your suite and for this one as well. We are so happy to read that you enjoyed the size of our suites, its' amenities, the cleanliness, comfort and the friendliness our staff. These are the types...More

Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

You can practically see the Ferry Port from this Motel making it the perfect place to stay if you have an early start. The owners are warm and friendly, including little touches like snacks/drinks with an honesty box in the room. It is basic but...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

We spent 4 nights here and what a great place,we went out every day touring, there is so much to do within easy reach of the motel. It was very clean, had a lovely kitchen and bathroom. Very helpful staff, who were very knowledgeable with...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Geoffrey738
Response from BuccaneerDave, Owner at Buccaneer InnResponded 3 October 2018

Thanks for the lovely review Geoffrey738. Sounds like we ticked all the boxes off for you. Glad you found our services and amenities helpful to you during your trip and glad that we were able to be such a positive part of your experience on...More

Reviewed 15 September 2018

Arrived straight from the Vancouver ferry to a clean and spacious room with plenty of space for a family of 4. Helpful staff, clean and close to the ferry. wonderful to awake to a view of the sea, small boats sailing by etc. No breakfast...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Mik W
3 February 2018|
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Response from BuccaneerDave | Property representative |
Thanks for the question Mik W and for the answer thunderingfox. Most of our accommodation are suites with seperate bedrooms. Some suites have 2 double beds in the bedroom and the others either a king or queen. All suites... More
chan p
9 August 2017|
Response from BuccaneerDave | Property representative |
Hi Chan P. The short answer is no. There are really any crabbing near The Buccaneer Inn. You can go down to the Crabbing Pier at Maffeo Sutton Park and may have some luck there. If you are considering staying with us and... More
7 August 2017|
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Response from BuccaneerDave | Property representative |
Hi twinkleme ... There is a shopping centre, called Terminal Park, that is 3 blocks, uphill, from The Buccaneer Inn. The centre has a Starbucks, McDonalds, Burger King, Asian restaurant, Liquor Store, Deli (with ready made... More
Room Tips
"Pick the suite with the fire place, it is wonderful."
10 Oct 2018
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"107 in the corner with patio area ."
18 Jun 2018
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"Can be some car noise during the ferry times."
18 May 2018
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"Suite with water View is best ."
12 May 2018
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US$107 - US$137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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