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Kennedy House B&B

305 Kennedy St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R2J2, Canada
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Ranked #11 of 33 Nanaimo B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013
12JB12 Snohomish, Washington
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Snohomish, Washington
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

My friend and I spent two nights - one at the beginning and one at the end of our six-day trip to Vancouver Island. Kennedy House was a great choice. Clean, quiet, well-appointed. One of the few B&B's we found that offered twin beds for two people. Very nice private bath. We appreciated the proximity to the Old Quarter of... More

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Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012

My boyfriend and I spent one night at the Kennedy House B&B. We were greeted with warmth and given access to our room right away. The house was clean and quiet. All the other guests super friendly. We were given towels and bath robes as well as slippers. They even put out wine glasses into the room, let us lock... More

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New Westminster,Bc
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2012

We really enjoyed our 3 nights staying in an upstairs room @ Kennedy House. I was a warm time of the year so sitting out on the upper porch was such a lovely was to end each day. The room & Bathroom & linens were spotlessly clean. We only had breakfast one morning as we were in Nanaimo for the... More

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4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

Four of us, on holiday from the Uk, stayed for two nights and would have stayed longer but there were no vacancies. Where else could you stay and experience a pet wolf in the back garden???? Everything about e place is excellent, the house is spotless, the location is great and Judith is a fountain of knowledge about places to... More

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Spokane, Washington
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2012 via mobile

A friend and I stayed at the Kennedy House B&B for one night. This is a beautiful Victorian house on a quiet street. Our host was very accommodating and gave a a small but well furnish room to stay in, including soft beds, a Keurig coffee and tea maker and TV DVD. We spent the evening on the porch reading... More

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Hamburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

We enjoyed our stay in that house very much since this is a very nice place. We stayed in many B&B since we travelled many places in the world, but Kennedy House is definately one of my favourites! Thank you for your hospitality and the very good breakfast.

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2012

Had a wonderful stay at Kennedy House. The most comfortable beds and gourmet breakfasts. We stayed for a week and found the location to be superb: close to downtown, the waterfront and all the amenities of a tourist town. A wonderful 90 acre park is just a few blocks away. We’ll be back, for sure.n Judith and David are wonderful... More

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Lantzville, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

Excellent bed and breakfast; close to downtown and all amenities and the waterfront. We had a great visit with Judith and David. Great breakfasts! Would go back any time and hopefully very soon.

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Toronto
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

We have stayed at this heritage b and b many times when visiting the island and have had no problems with the service or the charges. I am surprised that "disappointed" gives it a bad review, but then she did not even stay at the place, and I am also suspicious about what she says about the timing of her... More

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

l stayed at the Kennedy house upon my arrive from Uganda .. despite my long flight Judith welcome me in with a warm apple pie. which tasted nothing like anythg l had ever eaten before.since l had to change a couple of my flights l ended up losing some of my baggage l told Judith what extally what happened and... More

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Address: 305 Kennedy St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R2J2, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Nanaimo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Walking distance to downtown, waterfront, parks, golf courses, and all forms of transportation. completely restored Victorian heritage home in the old city quarter. Four star select and award winning bed and breakfast in the heart of Nanaimo City. Two unique rooms with private bathrooms: one queen and one with two twin beds. ... more   less 
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