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Top Nanaimo Beach Hotels

Country Bay Manor, Private Ocean Front Bed & Breakfast on Shores of Nanoose Bay
Great for beach vacations
4.9/5Exceptional! (56 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, waterpark
Terrific!!!

"The pictures don't do it justice. All the finishings are high end, well maintained, extremely comfortable. Beautiful view of the inlet, morning sunrises were gorgeous! Breakfasts were unbelievable. Larry was the perfect welcomer (he's the dog). Elaine was also perfect in her role - gave us our privacy, ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

Country Bay Manor, Private Ocean Front Bed & Breakfast on Shores of Nanoose Bay
Qualicum Beach Inn
3 out of 5
2690 Island Highway West, Qualicum Beach, BC
The price is ¥24,984 per night from Nov 25 to Nov 26
4.7/5Exceptional! (292 reviews)

"Nice facility with a beautiful ocean view. Friendly helpful staff. Nice bath products. Dog friendly room. gorgeous robes! and comfy bed."…"

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2020

Qualicum Beach Inn
Oceanside Village Resort
Great for beach vacations
4 out of 5
1080 Resort Drive, Parksville, BC
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4.6/5Exceptional! (184 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, indoor pool
Travelers say...

"Beautiful and quiet cabin. Convenient location. Excellent for the price."…"

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2020

Oceanside Village Resort
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Crown Mansion Boutique Hotel & Villas
3.5 out of 5
292 Crescent Road East, Qualicum Beach, BC
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The price is ¥14,197 per night from Nov 25 to Nov 26
4.5/5Wonderful! (166 reviews)

"We liked the quietness of the area. Quite pricy, at the top end of our budget."…"

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2020

Crown Mansion Boutique Hotel & Villas
Elizabeth Manor Bed and Breakfast
Great for beach vacations
3 out of 5
206 Elizabeth Ave, Qualicum Beach, BC
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4.5/5Wonderful! (20 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, indoor pool
Travelers say...

"This place does not even offer b&b. They are closed down. Get it off Expedia."…"

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2018

Elizabeth Manor Bed and Breakfast
Ocean Sands Resort
Great for beach vacations
3 out of 5
1165-Resort Drive, Parksville, BC
The price is ¥11,818 per night from Nov 25 to Nov 26
4.5/5Wonderful! (243 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Beautiful view. Hosts are so helpful. Very peaceful here!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2020

Ocean Sands Resort
Shorewater Resort
3 out of 5
3295 Island Hwy. West, Qualicum Beach, BC
The price is ¥8,494 per night from Nov 25 to Nov 26
4.4/5Wonderful! (173 reviews)

"Great location on the beach, clean and everything that you need. We had two grandkids with us and each had their own bed, so they were happy. Easy check in and out."…"

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2020

Shorewater Resort
Inn On Long Lake
2 out of 5
4700 North Island Hwy, Nanaimo, BC
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The price is ¥11,342 per night from Dec 16 to Dec 17
4.4/5Excellent! (676 reviews)

"Great location. Room was clean and the bed was comfy. We would definitely stay there again!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2020

Inn On Long Lake
Ocean Trails Resort
3.5 out of 5
1135 Resort Drive, Parksville, BC
The price is ¥12,611 per night from Dec 11 to Dec 12
4.4/5Excellent! (170 reviews)

"The unit itself as well as the property was very clean. Everything looks really well kept. The staff i spoke with on the phone was very helpful and accommodating."…"

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2020

Ocean Trails Resort
THE Beach Club Resort
Great for beach vacations
3.5 out of 5
181 Beachside Drive, Parksville, BC
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The price is ¥14,990 per night from Nov 26 to Nov 27
4.3/5Excellent! (775 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, indoor pool
Travelers say...

"We had a one bedroom suite with kitchen. It was a nice size and well appointed. We also had dinner at the dining room twice and it was very good."…"

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2020

THE Beach Club Resort
Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort
Great for beach vacations
3.5 out of 5
1155 Resort Drive, Parksville, BC
The price is ¥11,818 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
4.2/5Very Good! (854 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, indoor pool
Travelers say...

"Staff were wonderful, especially Becca. Resort was beautiful. I was so happy they had lots of level 2 EV chargers available for electric cars!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 16, 2020

Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort
Ocean Crest Motel
2.5 out of 5
3292 West Island Highway, Qualicum Beach, BC
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The price is ¥7,059 per night from Nov 25 to Nov 26
4/5Very Good! (186 reviews)

"Simple, clean. Comfortable. Parking at your door. Great location across from the beach"…"

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2020

Ocean Crest Motel
Qualicum Bay Resort
Great for beach vacations
2.5 out of 5
5970 W Island Hwy, Qualicum Beach, BC
The price is ¥8,645 per night from Nov 25 to Nov 26
4/5Very Good! (55 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool, waterslide
Travelers say...

"Stayed one night with family it was pleasant and enjoyable experience"…"

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2020

Qualicum Bay Resort
Sunrise Ridge Waterfront Resort
Great for beach vacations
3 out of 5
1175 Resort Drive, Parksville, BC
The price is ¥10,231 per night from Nov 25 to Nov 26
3.9/5Very Good! (259 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"The location was beautiful Very close to the ocean"…"

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2020

Sunrise Ridge Waterfront Resort
Travelodge by Wyndham Parksville
Great for beach vacations
2 out of 5
424 West Island Highway, Parksville, BC
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥6,000 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
3.9/5Very Good! (907 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, indoor pool
Travelers say...

"The view from the room . Free upgrade was amazing as well"…"

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2020

Travelodge by Wyndham Parksville
Bayside Resort, Ascend Hotel Collection
Great for beach vacations
3 out of 5
240 Dogwood St, Parksville, BC
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The price is ¥8,185 per night from Nov 26 to Nov 27
3.9/5Very Good! (623 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, massages on beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...

"Friendly staff and very helpful. Excellent restaurant on site"…"

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2020

Bayside Resort, Ascend Hotel Collection
Travelodge by Wyndham Nanaimo
2 out of 5
96 Terminal Avenue North, Nanaimo, BC
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The price is ¥5,473 per night from Dec 24 to Dec 25
3.7/5Good! (968 reviews)

"Was clean but dated, in need of sprucing up. Very dog friendly which was great and reasonable dog fee too."…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2020

Travelodge by Wyndham Nanaimo
Coast Parksville Hotel
2.5 out of 5
374 West Island Highway, Parksville, BC
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The price is ¥7,079 per night from Nov 25 to Nov 26
3.7/5Good! (919 reviews)

"It was a very comfortable night’s sleep. Quiet and friendly."…"

Reviewed on Nov 4, 2020

Coast Parksville Hotel
Riverside Resort Motel and Campground
Great for beach vacations
3 out of 5
3506 Island Hwy W, Qualicum Beach, BC
The price is ¥7,693 per night from Nov 25 to Nov 26
3.7/5Good! (279 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool, waterslide
Travelers say...

"Meh. As a campground it seems like it would be awesome, but renting the "cabins" is just okay. Very clean and well kept, excellent facilities for children. Expect your room to be smaller than you think and your showers to be a little painful, but, all in all, i would go back and just rent a different ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 29, 2020

Riverside Resort Motel and Campground
Sand Pebbles Inn
2.5 out of 5
2767 W. Island highway, Qualicum Beach, BC
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The price is ¥7,852 per night from Nov 30 to Dec 1
3.6/5Good! (230 reviews)

"The room was good. They have completed some up grades. The bed was fantastic. As there were three of us staying there there should have been enough towels etc. When I went to get additional towels I couldn’t get anyone to come to the door. I pressed the button a few times with no response. I also ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2020

Sand Pebbles Inn
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Frequently asked questions

What is Nanaimo like for travelers who love the beach?
Known for its island views and boating, Nanaimo offers a lot for the traveler planning a getaway.
What's the best hotel for a beach vacation in Nanaimo?
THE Beach Club Resort is a top 3.5-star beach hotel offering an indoor pool and a restaurant, located within a short 1-minute walk of Parksville Beach. Other good choices for your beach trip include Coast Parksville Hotel and Sand Pebbles Inn.
How many beach hotels will I find in Nanaimo?
Choose from one of Expedia’s 60 hotels in Nanaimo for your beachside break.
When's the best time for a beach vacation in Nanaimo?
You can plan your beach trip with this snapshot of year-round temperatures in Nanaimo: The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 60°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 39°F. Average annual precipitation for Nanaimo is 49 inches.
What is there to see and do around Nanaimo?
After arriving and settling in at your accommodation of choice, you might want to venture out and explore. If you’re eager to check out the beaches, head to Parksville Beach or Departure Bay Beach for some relaxation by the water. Take advantage of the area’s boating and hiking trails, and make time for local attractions like Departure Bay Ferry Terminal and Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park. For even more to see and do, pay a visit to Bastion or Nanaimo Museum.
What's the best way to get to my beach hotel in Nanaimo?
Here’s some information to help you get to and around your beach accommodation in Nanaimo more easily: The closest major airport is Nanaimo, BC (ZNA-Nanaimo Harbour Water Aerodrome), located 0.1 mi (0.2 km) away. You can take a ferry from the local port.

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