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Okanagan Valley, Canada
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We had a room on the third floor. The upper rooms all appear to have little balconies- a nice bonus. The room was very small, but had everything we required (fridge, microwave, iron, coffeemaker). We spent most of our days outside the hotel, so it was a good value

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Thank Jenny M
Reviewed 14 November 2016

I needed to stay relatively close to downtown in a low-range price but not too seedy. I chose Travelodge for the location and price. All in all. the facility is good, as long as you consider that it is an old building. The rooms are clean and there's an added bonus for smokers - balconies with ashtrays. As for the...

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Thank Robert K
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Nice clean room with very good staff. They offer a 10% discount at Marina's Taverna and Pizzeria, who serve the absolute best Greek food we have ever had, anywhere. Glad we stopped here. A bit of road noise for us country folk, the only negative.

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Nanaimo, Canada
Reviewed 2 November 2016

We needed a night's clean place, close to everything, friendly place to sleep. This was it. Walk to Nanaimo's boardwald, downtown, etc. Friendly service, breakfast included. We asked for quiet area, got it. We'd even been able to sit outside on the private balcony would mother nature have cooperated!

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GM_TravelodgeNanaimo, Guest Relations Team at Travelodge Nanaimo, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. As you point out, Travelodge Nanaimo is close to so many things - waterfront, ferries, downtown shops and restaurants and sports venues. Our friendly, efficient staff take pride in a high standard of service, both at the front desk and housekeeping department. We are...

Kootenay Rockies, Canada
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We had booked two rooms and found this Travelodge to be average/good, with clean rooms, comfortable beds and a reasonable price. It was not easy to find decent accommodation at a reasonable price in Nanaimo, and we were relieved to find the Travelodge offered both. Reasonably close to ferry terminal.

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GM_TravelodgeNanaimo, Guest Relations Team at Travelodge Nanaimo, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, We appreciate you sharing a review of your recent stay with us here at Travelodge Nanaimo. We offer the perfect balance between comfort and price. Our rates are very reasonable, while providing a high standard of cleanliness and great customer service. We also have a fantastic location minutes from BC Ferries, downtown, the harbourfront, and many ammenities....

Sequim, Washington, United States
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

A nice motel, close to the Newcastle ferry, and it allows dogs. Friendly people and clean. I found the room to be a nice size, and comfortable. I would stay here again anytime. They gave us directions to a place for money changing, and a great recommendation for a close by dinner spot.

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GM_TravelodgeNanaimo, Guest Relations Team at Travelodge Nanaimo, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, We appreciate the time taken to review your recent stay with us. We are very happy to welcome our pet guests to our designated pet floor. Please let us know ahead of arrival so we can have treats ready... Our friendly, efficient staff love sharing their knowledge of Nanaimo and helping our guests with any information they...

Yamhill
Reviewed 28 September 2016

First of all, our room was not ready at 3 as promised. We had to wait an hour before we could get into it. Though the room was clean, the bathroom really needed some upgrading. Evidently the shower leaked at one time, so the shower head was facing the wall, and you couldn't move it. Made it difficult for washing...

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GM_TravelodgeNanaimo, Guest Relations Team at Travelodge Nanaimo, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. We value our guest feedback as it provides the opportunity for us to improve our guest experience. We apologize for your room not being ready at check-in time. On occasion our hard working housekeepers have a large number of rooms to attend to on busy...

Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

My family and I stayed here for 2 days during our weeklong trip to Vancouver Island. The hotel and city itself is nothing to rave about. It was a clean place to stay while taking a day trip to Ucelet and Tofino, although it was about 2.5 hours away. The room was cheap and clean, and had adequate room to...

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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Had to wait quite some time for check-in, 6 people ahead of me.........one clerk working the desk....some people pay cash? What century is this? Very slow check-in process. Room was extremely smelly upon entry, couldn't figure out if it was smoke or pets.... but heard dogs barking across hall, so assumed the room was a room reserved for pets... not...

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Barrhead
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights and were not that impressed. The location is good, close to the sea walkway but the hotel itself is very dated. Our bathroom wasn't very clean, soap from the previous guests (or guests before that) was left in a corner of the shower and the bed wasn't made properly. Staff at reception and the...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located just minutes away from the BC Departure Bay Ferry Terminal and Nanaimo City Centre, British Columbia, this hotel features convenient amenities such as a free WIFI, parking and deluxe continental breakfast.Travelodge Nanaimo is within walking distance of the Harbour Promenade and Seaplanes. The Bastion Building Historical Landmark, Bowen Park and the Historical Museum are within 3 miles (5 km) of the hotel. The Morrell Bird Sanctuary is also nearby.Sauna, recreational facilities and 76 rooms guest rooms are newley renovated. Pet friendly rooms are available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Travelodge Nanaimo

Address: 96 Terminal Ave N, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9S 4J2, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Nanaimo
Price Range: £77 - £99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Travelodge Nanaimo 2*
Number of rooms: 76
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Also Known As:
Travelodge Nanaimo Hotel Nanaimo
Travel Lodge Nanaimo
Nanaimo Travelodge
Nanaimo Travel Lodge
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“Pet rooms are on the bottom floor which is very handy.”
 of 5 bubbles 59Sheryl, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Make sure you know where your room is located the ground floor roomsa are very much ground or just a wee bit lower than ground.”
 of 5 bubbles Tripadviser15, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I seem to recall there was no elevator to the second floor, only 3rd”
 of 5 bubbles Bearbait-north, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“the whole building seemed quiet so it didn't seem to matter where I was.”
 of 5 bubbles OgRuth, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Request a room on the quiet side (residential side) away from the parking lot.”
 of 5 bubbles travellinmoma, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
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