- Business Traveler
For business owners, travelling salespeople, government employees on the go and marketing executives, business travel is still an important part of company success. Nanaimo is a hotspot for business travellers because it is centrally located on Vancouver Island.
- Extended Stay
The Painted Turtle Guesthouse offers all the comforts of home for our extended stay travelers. Whether you are working in the area, a student studying for a short period of time, between homes or a snow bird looking to migrate to warmer climate, we have affordable accommodation with home-away-from-home amenities to suit your needs.
- Group Coordinator
Need group accommodation for your business, organization, club, church, school, team or special event? The Painted Turtle Guesthouse is a fresh alternative to traditional hotel, motel or hostel accommodation with our unique group services & amenities. If your group size is between 10-50 people, consider a stay with us! Choose your group type below for more detail.
- Leisure & Family
Prefer traveling with like-minded people & meeting others while you travel? Enjoy being immersed in the heart of the community you are visiting? Appreciate staying in unique accommodations run by owners & staff that are passionate about enhancing your travel experience? Then you’ll enjoy the Painted Turtle Guesthouse for your next Nanaimo visit as a family, couple, or single traveler.
- Special Events
A perfect base for your special events! From girl's nights, reunions, regional retreats, weddings and any occasion where you want to stay in the same place. Combining accommodation, self -catering or catered options AND common areas to make us a unique choice to stay with a few or up to 50 of your favourite friends & family. Full facility bookings available select months - wow!
- World Traveler
Stay & Save all year
All in-house guests have the option to purchase a $2 wristband at check-in giving them access to discounts at many amazing DOWNTOWN NANAIMO restaurants & attractions! Look for WRISTBAND PROGRAM stickers at participating vendors.
Some current discounts include:
BREAKFAST & LUNCH
- 15% discount TINA'S DINER
- Free drink with meal @ GABRIEL'S CAFE
- 10% discount @ 2CHEF'S AFFAIR
- 10% discount @ MON PETIT CHOUX CAFE
- 10% discount @ SERIOUS COFFEE
- 25% off food @ OLD CITY STATION PUB
- 10% discount @ GINA'S MEXICAN CAFE
- Buy any food item and receive a second food item 50% OFF @ ACMe FOOD CO.
- $3 off Lunch & $5 off dinner entree's @ NEW YORK STYLE PIZZA
- VIP Status @ LEVELTWO DANCE LOUNGE
- Free shooter with purchase @ CORNER LOUNGE
- Free admission (does not include ticketed shows) @ QUEEN'S CABARET
- $2 entry for 2 people, NANAIMO MUSEUM
- 15% discount @ HONEY SALON & DAY SPA