- 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
Thinking of relocating to the mid Vancouver Island?
Painted Turtle Guesthouse is an ideal place to use as a base-camp while you look for your new home. Located centrally in downtown Nanaimo and a short distance from the float planes, water taxi's and ferry port, we are a perfect place to start the search for your new home. Make the Painted Turtle Guesthouse your base-camp while you explore everything that the island has to offer. We offer weekly rates on Family Rooms and Comfort Rooms. And, we are happy to provide you with maps, friendly tips about the City, and can share OUR stories about relocating to Nanaimo - from abroad, across the country and from other Island regions.
Whether you are relocating to Nanaimo for work, investment opportunities, or the great lifestyle Nanaimo and Vancouver Island offers, here are a few useful links for starting your pre-stay research on moving to Nanaimo, British Columbia - our fabulous little city, on beautiful Vancouver Island:
The Nanaimo Chamber of Commerce Relocation Package
Nanaimo is open for business & investment!
Please email us direct for weekly or monthly Extended Stay rates at firstname.lastname@example.org
Coast Realty Group is located across the street in historic downtown Nanaimo. Detailed Nanaimo street maps are available in their office, and we happily recommend many of our guests to their office for residential rental and home purchase enquiries.
DTZ Nanaimo is located across the street (the other way) here in downtown Nanaimo. DTZ is our OUR commercial realtor, and on request we refer our guests to them for commercial rental and purchase opportunities.