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The Grand Hotel Nanaimo

4898 Rutherford Road, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9T4Z4, Canada
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel would be great a stopping place after a long journey if your goimg to explore Vancouver island here's why..... We flew from UK and then onto Nanaimo heading for tofino which is too far and long to do in one day so we chose to stop here which really helps recharge, so on arriving at 10am we were... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was really nice to stay in something other than a cookie cutter chain hotel for a change. The Grand has old school decor in a well kept up way and is very comfortable. The big plus is the staff, every one of whom are absolutely committed to courtesy and professionalism towards the guests. The only quibble is small TV... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent Christmas with my family this past holiday season, and was so happy to stay at The Grand. I hadn't been before, and experienced a beautiful 4 nights at this lovely hotel. The staff were gracious, kind, and always greeted me when I walked in and out of the door. (they even remembered my name!) I almost wish I... More 

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Calgary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are surprised to find such a lovely hotel in a small town like Nanaimo. However, we were very pleased with everything there. The rooms were clean and well equipped. The lobby is attractive. The service was excellent---you could see the owners walking around being very attentive to their guests. The bar has a selection of 125 single malt whiskeys,... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Ham and beef were so tough I couldn't cut or chew it. Small scoop of flavorless dressing on top of a small thin slice of turkey. Salads were just ordinary. All so called hot entries were loop warm at best. On top of insult to injury I was charged double what I was quoted. Seating was cold, drafty and boring.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

We were met by the hotel manager, Susie Siri, and the staff and service was excellent! The week before I also had a business meeting at their afternoon special tea and we were given a fireside table and treated like royalty! Fabulous presentation for both occasions - big and small groups. Wonderful ambiance and very professional staff... A joy to... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

A reservation was made for 16 for Afternoon tea last Tuesday. We arrived for Tea & there were only 12 of us that could make it. We informed the gentleman that met us that not every could make it.Part of the group was from a Seniors home. We had a very lovely tea & the food was good but at... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Staying at The Grand feels like being transported back to a time when service meant everything and hotel rooms were spacious. The rooms at the Grand are enormous, in keeping with a classic and elsewhere-lost concern with roominess and comfort. Big beds, big bathrooms, jacuzzi tubs, a real mini fridge (not stuffed with overpriced liquor), and a gas fireplace in... More 

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Vancouver
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 via mobile

I rolled into this hotel after a stay at the overwhelmingly blasé Best Western in Sidney, BC last night. By-the-by, if you love the smell of stank water drenched wood you must stay in room 124. Insert sarcastic comment here; It was just fantastic! Needless to say, I was looking forward to my stay at "The Grand Hotel" in Nanaimo... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

It's always a good stay. Every time I have stayed here it has been for work. People are friendly and rooms comfy. I like that it's quiet whether I'm back in my room at 5 pm or 11 pm. Beds are comfy and I like how they try to give you the best room they can to make your stay... More 

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Address: 4898 Rutherford Road, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9T4Z4, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Nanaimo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 72
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Also Known As:
Grand Hotel Nanaimo
Nanaimo Grand Hotel
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#5 Business Hotel in Nanaimo

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