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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Room was filthy. Toilet had pubic hairs and dried urine on the seat- as well as the walls! Sheets were soiled with dirt and hair, coffeemaker had old coffee in it! Surfaces were dusty, room smelled and the box spring was visibly stained with God knows what! Upon requesting the cleaners revisit the room, they changed the sheets, but we... More 

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Regina, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Many upgrades have been done to this motel since our last visit. Though it no longer has a pool, the fountain and garden make a pleasant outlook and a soothing sound. The Manager is very friendly and welcoming.

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a very pleasant one-night stay at the Port-o-call. Checking in, I found I had made a big mistake but the friendly man at the desk found us a very nice room with more beds than we needed. It even had a very clean kitchenette. The room was clean and the bed comfortable. The tiny but complete bathroom sparkled.... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Its a room. Good for a quick stay. Basic and clean. I would stay here for the rates and if you are just passing through and need a hotel night. Nothing fancy. Restaurant attached to the lobby. No pool.

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Nanaimo, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

My dog & I recently stayed at this motel twice due to a marital break up. The first time was for a week and the second time was for 4 nights in May 2016. I was treated very well by the lady & gentleman who run the motel. They are 2 very friendly, respectful & helpful people. I was given... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

The room was clean except behind the bathroom door, which you didn't notice until you were in the bathroom with the door closed and saw old toilet paper and stuff stuck in and beside the baseboard heater. Obviously the cleaner never closed the door while inside it! We couldn't shower because you either turn the knob clockwise for hot or... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

Stayed here during a dragon boat festival, with my whole team. Overall positive comments are: clean room, no bugs, lots of dresser space, fluffy and clean towels and face cloths, helpful and friendly chamber maids and staff, comfortable bed. The room had important things for me: coffee maker (with 1 package of coffee), microwave, fridge. There was a TV but... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015 via mobile

My five day stay at Port-O-Call was very pleasant. The food in the restaurant was well prepared and the staff was friendly. The suite was roomy and clean. The beautiful bay is within walking distance. The rock garden and water fall at the motel was very relaxing at the end of the day.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

I recently enjoyed my 6 day visit june 2015. I found the staff polite. They catered to my needs. The lady in the front even drew out a map attempting to give me directions. I felt safe and found the rooms clean. I have no problems recommending this hotel and could see my self staying there again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 via mobile

I stayed 4 nights at this hotel. It has a good central location. The room was clean and I really like that the bedroom area was separate from the living area. The staff were friendly and helpful and the food served in the restaurant was tasty. I would stay in this hotel again.

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Amenities

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
PORT-O-CALL INN & SUITES is located in NANAIMO, British Columbia. 42 unit hotel / motel. Free parking, in-room Coffee, Tea. Close to Downtown Nanaimo, and Nanaimo Regional General Hospital. 7 minutes drive to Departure Bay to Horseshoe Bay Ferry Terminal. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Port-O-Call Motel

Address: 505 Terminal Ave N, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9S 4K1, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Nanaimo
Price Range: $55 - $69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Port-O-Call Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 42
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