Nanaimo

The name Nanaimo is derived from the Coast Salish word Sney-Ny-Mous, meaning “meeting place”. Today, it is Vancouver Island’s second-largest city, and a great destination for conventions and meetings, sporting events, romantic weekends and a wide range of adventures. Famous for its varied landscapes and parks, the city boasts one of the most beautiful waterfronts in Canada.

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Top 5 things to do

  • Hike or bike one of the many nearby trails
  • Experience world-class scuba diving and snorkelling
  • Have picnic at Newcastle Island Marine Park
  • Swim with the seals
  • Explore shops and cafés in the Old City Quarter

Featured Nanaimo Packages

Coast Bastion Hotel Nanaimo Exterior Nanaimo Getaway Coast Bastion Hotel

1 night from $145 CAD
+ $3.81 GST. Per person based on double occupancy. Includes ferry & accommodation.

Coast Bastion Hotel Nanaimo Comfort Room Nanaimo Retreat Coast Bastion Hotel

2 nights from $219 CAD
+ $7.61 GST. Per person based on double occupancy. Includes ferry & accommodation.

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Featured Nanaimo Accommodation

Coast Bastion Hotel

Coast Bastion Hotel from $139 CAD
+ GST. Nightly room rate based on double occupancy.

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