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YYC
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40 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rooms are clean and bedding fresh and updated. Room could use a little paint. But I had a quite sleep, hot shower and this place did not break the bank. Also they are pet friendly ! Also the staff were very welcoming which is hard to find these days.

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Toni G, Manager at Harbour Light Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give us a good review we love to hear from all our guests. Regards Toni More 

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36 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This Motel comes as advertised. The rooms are clean and acceptable. The highway traffic is just out front, the noise can be reduced by running the fan on the AC. A bit of an odour is present but it's no over powering.

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Duncan, British Columbia
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed overnight. ..right from the check in we felt very welcome. The room was very clean and fresh looking and feeling. Lots of towels and the amenities were good. The blackout curtains allowed us to Sleep in. .the tv control was easy to figure out and the morning coffee was good. One thing that stood out was the electrical... More 

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1 Thank herbr337
Toni G, Manager at Harbour Light Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the gracious review so nice of you. Toni More 

Port Hardy, BC
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28 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed October 17, 2016

One of our favorite places to stay. Always clean, comfortable and the staff always go the extra mile. We were pleasantly surprised to find lots of upgrades. New beds, linens, fridge, microwave and Keri coffee maker in our room. Best of all the same low rate. The only reason for 4 stars is the noise level from traffic if you... More 

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Toni G, Manager at Harbour Light Motel, responded to this review

Kris, Thanks again for your most favorable review it is always a pleasure to see and hear from you. Regards Toni More 

Nanaimo, Canada
1 review
Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

I have nothing but great things to say .The staff are Great Friendly and helpful !!!! I got Great rate and Great room !!! Thanks to all the Staff Great job !!!! If your looking to get great room for your money this is the place to try ..

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Toni G, Manager at Harbour Light Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give us such a wonderful review we greatly appreciate it. Regards Toni More 

calgary
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58 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed September 7, 2016

Ok for the one night and clean. A little noisy due to the traffic but is very close to the airport and the ferry so if you arrive late or leave early its not bad for a stop over. Price is fair and would stay again.

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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed September 4, 2016

The staff was very helpful. The room was very clean and the style of older furniture had a certain cachet. You can easily walk to downtown Nanaimo and enjoy the beautiful harbour. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The bed was very confortable and the room had a nice Jacuzzi bathtub. Also, I found the place quiet even though... More 

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Toni G, Manager at Harbour Light Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review very nice to hear. Regards Toni More 

Vernon
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed September 4, 2016

As others have mentioned, the view and location of the hotel (from the outside) don't appear to be too appealing, but the inside is great. Had a king sized bed (firm, but fine for sleeping), microwave, and air conditioning unit. Room cleanliness was as expected. As a light sleeper, I surprisingly slept well, but the traffic lets up at night... More 

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Toni G, Manager at Harbour Light Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review it it always nice to hear from satisfied guests. Regards Toni More 

Hamilton, Canada
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17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed August 30, 2016

The hotel itself doesn't present too well from the street view, however the rooms were quite impressive. Very spacious, clean, nicely decorated, comfortable beds, and air conditioning. Not too many places we stayed during our two week stay on the island have air conditioning so when we needed a place to stay on the another date, we definitely went there!... More 

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Toni G, Manager at Harbour Light Motel, responded to this review

Your kind review was most welcoming hope we do see you again. Regards Toni More 

Calgary, Canada
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22 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

Comfortable bed and air conditioning which is great because it was 28 degrees this weekend Close to the ferry and right on the highway to travel to nearby attractions and local towns. Short walk to the harbour, local services, coffee, and groceries stores. Good service and friendly staff. I enjoyed my stay very much and would love to come back!

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1 Thank Cindy C
Toni G, Manager at Harbour Light Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for a very kind review it is a pleasure to know that you had a pleasant stay. Regards Toni More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Harbour Light Motel

Address: 200 Nicol St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 4T2, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Nanaimo
Price Range: $52 - $75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Harbour Light Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 29
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“ask for a room on the front so your car is close to your room.”
 of 5 bubbles ServicePleaseYYC, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“all rooms are good just close window and put air on due to high traffic at night”
 of 5 bubbles michellef998, Aug 30, 2016 | Read review
“Ocean view is best.”
 of 5 bubbles Wisconsinese, Jul 23, 2016 | Read review
“Request the rear of the motel its quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles brucewhite2015, Jul 7, 2016 | Read review
“If you not old up stairs in the back is quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles 734lizettel, Mar 24, 2016 | Read review
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