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Island View B&B

5391 Entwhistle Drive, Nanaimo, BC, Canada
Nanaimo, Canada
See location+1 250 758 5536
From
C$ 163
Cheapest

rate per night

8.9
Great
based on 540 reviews
540 reviews
Room type
Provider
Nightly total
Queen room
C$ 163

About Island View B&B

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free

Island View B&B Nanaimo is located in Nanaimo and offers free Wi-Fi. It also features an airport shuttle and a garden.

The bed & breakfast has 4 rooms, all of which are filled with a variety of facilities to ensure a comfortable stay. They are also fitted with a refrigerator, a hair dryer and a microwave.

Island View B&B Nanaimo is a convenient place to discover nearby Vancouver Island University Nanaimo Campus and Woodgrove Centre, as well as everything the local area has to offer. Bastion and Wellington Railway Station are close by.

Latest deals for Island View B&B

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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.
Prices are based on 1 night including GST, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Island View B&B

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet
  • Hairdryer

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Kitchen

  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenware
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower

General

  • Quiet street view
  • Family rooms
  • Sea view
  • Seating area
  • Garden view
  • Slippers
  • Carpeted
  • Mountain view

Bedroom

  • Extra-long beds (> 2 metres)
  • Feather pillow
  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Sofa bed
  • Wardrobe or closet

Accessibility and suitability

  • Hypoallergenic
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Private entrance

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free parking
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV

Outdoor

  • Balcony
  • Garden

Dining

  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Dining table

Services and conveniences

  • Wake-up service
  • Bottle of water

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Children's high chair

Laundry

  • Iron and ironing board

Workspace

  • Desk

Things to do

  • Board games/puzzles

Reviews of Island View B&B

8.9
Very good540 verified reviews
2.3Families
15.3Couples
2.7Friends
4.9Solo
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What can I expect from the breakfast at Island View B&B?

Guests can expect a delicious breakfast at Island View B&B, with options like homemade scones, fresh fruit, and scrambled eggs in a croissant. The breakfast is known for its quality and variety, providing a delightful start to the day.

Are there any specific amenities that make Island View B&B unique?

Yes, Island View B&B offers unique amenities such as a garden view, sea view, and a quiet street view. Additionally, guests can enjoy board games/puzzles and a dining table, adding to the overall experience of their stay.

What are the common compliments about the host at Island View B&B?

Guests commonly compliment the warm and accommodating host at Island View B&B. The host is known for providing excellent service, delightful breakfast, and engaging conversation, creating a welcoming and enjoyable atmosphere.

How is the cleanliness of the rooms at Island View B&B?

The rooms at Island View B&B are described as clean, comfortable, and well-furnished. Guests appreciate the attention to detail and the cozy atmosphere, ensuring a pleasant and relaxing stay.

When is the best time to visit Island View B&B?

The best time to visit Island View B&B is during the high season in August, when guests can enjoy the lovely garden, superb waterfront views, and the beautiful surroundings. It's an ideal time to experience the unique offerings of the B&B.

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Book a Room with a View

Several guests mentioned that the views from the rooms were spectacular. Opting for a room with a balcony facing the water and mountains comes highly recommended.

Enjoy the Delicious Breakfast

Many guests raved about the delicious breakfast, particularly the fresh fruit, homemade scones, and scrambled eggs. Make sure to indulge in this delightful morning meal during your stay.

Explore the Immaculate Garden

Guests enjoyed touring the immaculate garden, especially during the warmer seasons. Don't miss the chance to take a leisurely stroll and appreciate the beauty of the garden.

Consider the Location

The B&B is located close to the beach and offers a quiet, peaceful setting. It's also a short drive to various attractions, making it a convenient base for exploration.

Personalized Service

Guests appreciated the warm and accommodating host, who provided a personal touch and excellent service. Expect a friendly and welcoming atmosphere throughout your stay.

Note the Check-in Hours

It's important to arrive within the given check-in hours, as late arrivals may not be well-received. Plan your arrival time accordingly to ensure a smooth check-in experience.

Room Comfort and Amenities

Guests found the rooms to be clean, comfortable, and well-equipped with personal touches. However, some mentioned a desire for more space for their belongings.

Consider Transportation

While the location offers a peaceful retreat, it's advisable to have a car for dining options, as the B&B is situated in a residential neighborhood. Plan accordingly for meals and transportation.

Appreciate the Quiet Surroundings

The B&B provides a peaceful and quiet environment, perfect for relaxation. Take advantage of the serene surroundings and enjoy a tranquil stay.

Engage with the Host

The host is known for being friendly, interested, and caring. Guests enjoyed engaging in conversations and appreciated the host's attentiveness.

Location

5391 Entwhistle Drive, Nanaimo, BC

What's nearby

  • Daynes Park3 km
  • Pipers Lagoon Park3.6 km
  • Wellington Railway Station3.8 km
  • Woodgrove Shopping Centre3.9 km
  • Nanaimo Golf Club4.1 km
  • Sink or Swim Scuba4.4 km
  • Frank Crane Arena4.5 km
  • Beach Estates Park5.6 km
  • Nanaimo Regional General Hospital6.2 km
  • Brechin Lanes6.4 km
  • Newcastle Island Marine Provincial Park7.8 km
  • Nanaimo Aquatic Centre8.6 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:30 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Island View B&B

Low season

October

High season

September

Average price (weeknight)

C$ 123

Average price (weekend night)

C$ 112
Cheapest month to stay with an average 10% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 37% rise in price.
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When to book a room at Island View B&B

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Top tips for your stay at Island View B&B

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Island View B&B, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in October and June.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at Island View B&B, plan to stay on a Wednesday or Monday. The most expensive day is usually Tuesday.
  • The cheapest price a room at Island View B&B was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was C$ 114, while the most expensive was C$ 114.
  • How long should you stay at Island View B&B? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 2 days.

FAQs when booking at Island View B&B

  • Where is Island View B&B located?

    Island View B&B is located at 5391 Entwhistle Drive, 8.8 km from the centre of Nanaimo. Daynes Park is the closest landmark to Island View B&B.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Island View B&B?

    Check-in time is 4:00 PM and check-out time is 10:30 AM at Island View B&B.

  • Does Island View B&B offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Island View B&B offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does Island View B&B offer free parking?

    Yes, Island View B&B offers free parking.

  • How far is Island View B&B from the airport?

    Island View B&B is 8.7 km from Nanaimo Harbour. Island View B&B is 22.5 km from Nanaimo Arpt.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Island View B&B hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Island View B&B in Nanaimo and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Island View B&B and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Island View B&B.

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Good to know

Value for money

9.4

Distance to downtown

8.8 km

Nearest Airport

Nanaimo Harbour

Distance to airport

8.7 km