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The Grand Hotel Nanaimo

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Room & Suite (4)
Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good19%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible19%
Travellers talk about
“whiskey bar”(7 reviews)
“lovely hotel”(6 reviews)
“halibut”(2 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Fitness centre
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair access
Business Centre
Dry Cleaning
Pool
3 Star Hotel
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Location and contact
4898 Rutherford Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9T 4Z4, Canada
13.5 miles to Nanaimo Airport
34 restaurants are within a 1 mile radius
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

I liked this hotel first time staying here on business. It has a quaint and polished foyer with lots of nice shiny wood and glass. The front desk people were nice and helpful. Couple things that deterred me from giving it a 4 star rating...More

Thank Marc C
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

They charge $200 to your credit card as a damage deposit. A ice bucket in room; no ice machine. Room stinks of old cigarette smoke so bad I could barely sleep. The room had windows but we couldn’t open them. The bed was hard. Very...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2018

I stayed here for several nights while in the area on business. The hotel is quite nice and the staff were super helpful, even at 03:30 when I was heading out to the airport to catch a very early morning flight. There is a restaurant...More

Thank Mike_Banning
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

The service at the restaurant was very slow, the room was dark and while the bathroom was nice and obviously had been recently renovated, the carpet and furniture was in need of replacement. The wi-if was slow and the location of the hotel wasn't great...More

Thank michaeleQ8909VG
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

This is a very pleasant and quaint hotel. We loved the vibe it had and the restaurant and whiskey bar are a nice touch. Unfortunately the pillows needed to be changed on our second night as they were old and lumpy. The room heater was...More

Thank Sheree L
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair access
Pool
Hotel Style
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Hotel Style
Business
Room types
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Room types
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"Ask if the jaccucci tub is really working?"
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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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