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Castaway Motel

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2.5
7 reviews
  • Excellent0%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor28%
  • Terrible28%
17 Aug 2017
“Not good”
2 weeks ago
“Great staff”
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Family Rooms
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked the hotel for 2 nights, mostly because we like quirky hotels, This one was perfect for us. On arrival, we were met with open arms by Tracie, the very helpful manager. We needed to wash our clothes as we'd been travelling for a...More

Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Stayed here one night, checked in around 9pm. By 1pm the rooms phone rang and it was the staff member who happened to now be drunk and asking me to leave. She then proceeded to threaten me and used some horrific language. I happily left...More

Thank streeson
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

If you arrive in Nanaimo using the ferry this motel is very near. We choose it for this reason. It is located very near to the road and you have to close your windows to not hear the cars. In the other side there is...More

Thank Amrod_x
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Stayed here a night in August after a late flight. Our plane was delayed a bit so didn't arrive until after midnight. The owner was waiting for us and checked us in quickly. The rooms aren't like a Marriott hotel but the beds were comfy,...More

Thank Derek M
Reviewed 7 July 2014 via mobile

Kind of a creepy vibe but had some character. Nice people at the front desk. Interesting rickety balcony. Scary couch in the room; it had seen better days. Weird smell in the room. Cheap rates so you get what you pay for.

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Amenities
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Price range
US$59 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
23
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Location
Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Nanaimo
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"Try for downstairs."
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