Best Western Dorchester Hotel

Welcoming guests with friendly service and boutique styling that showcases gorgeous hardwoods and a rich colour palette, Best Western Dorchester Hotel is a great choice for travellers of all tastes. A convenient downtown location puts all of Nanaimo’s services and attractions, the Departure Bay ferry terminal and Harbour Air Seaplanes within easy reach. Enjoy the hotel’s full complement of amenities – including on-site shopping, dining and a rooftop patio – while you explore everything the vibrant city of Nanaimo has to offer. Whether your interests are hiking, kayaking, scuba diving, shopping, food and drink, or relaxing walks on the beach, you’re sure to enjoy your stay at the Best Western Dorchester Hotel.


  • Deep Blue Restaurant
  • Oasis Lounge & Bar
  • Complimentary parking
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Fitness centre
  • Complimentary laundry machines
  • Pets are welcome; additional charges apply. Please call us to confirm your pet friendly room

Top 5 things to do

  • Enjoy a Port Theatre performance
  • Stroll Nanaimo's scenic harbour front
  • Hike the Westwood Ridges
  • Visit Newcastle Island
  • Explore the Nanaimo Bar Trail

Upgrading your room

It is possible for you to upgrade your room type during the itinerary building process. 

Standard City View Room

Decorated with warm tones and attractive wood furnishings, these rooms offer comfortable accommodations and feature one queen or two double beds, a table and chairs, a work desk with an ergonomic chair, and full bath amenities.

  • Keurig K-Cup coffee maker
  • 32” LCD TV
  • Refrigerator

Standard Harbour View Room

Picturesque views of Nanaimo Harbour await you in this comfortable room, where you’ll be treated to vibrant colours, one queen or two double beds, rich wood furniture, a sitting area, a workstation with an ergonomic chair, and a stylish bathroom with full amenities.

  • Keurig K-Cup coffee maker
  • 32” LCD TV
  • Refrigerator

Junior Suite

King Suite

View Suite

Family Suite

Executive Suite

Today's price from $209 CAD

+ GST. Nightly room rate based on double occupancy.

Room 1

Child ages: (0 – 18 yrs) change

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