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By a verified traveler on Tue 24 Nov 2015

Hotel Description

3.5-star eco-friendly hotel near Vancouver Island University

City center stay

Your stay at this Regional District of Nanaimo hotel places you within 3 miles (5 km) of Vancouver Island University and Departure Bay Ferry Terminal. Bastion and Nanaimo Museum are also within half a mile (1 km).

Full-service spa, dining

A full-service spa, a fitness center, and a restaurant are all featured at this eco-friendly hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center and free WiFi in public areas. There's a bar/lounge on site, and a 24-hour front desk and wedding services are also provided.

Free WiFi, balconies

The 179 guestrooms offer free WiFi, balconies, and LED TVs. Room service, coffee/tea makers, and free newspapers are also available.

Comfort Room, 2 Double Beds

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
$96* Per night/room Dec 15 - Dec 16

Premium Room, 1 King Bed, Harbor View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Premium Room, 2 Double Beds, Harbor View

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Superior Room, 2 Double Beds

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Superior Room, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Premium Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Coast Bastion Hotel ratings based on 4 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.2 out of 5 3.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Coast Bastion Hotel

Everyone (4)
4 out of 5
No such thing as a bad view from here and the staff are amazing. It's an 80's hotel that has been updated.

Posted by on Sep 3, 2019

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4 out of 5

nicely located overlooking the Nanaimo harbour

Pros: Pay parking underground and very close by $7. for a 12 your period !$12 for 24 hours safe and very well brightly lit
Cons: THE fan in our heater kept cutting in all night and it was very noisy Bothered sleep So we chose to shut it off Slept well under comforters
Location: shopping Native Arts store excellent marina great Mexican restaurant steps away small harbour ferry takes you to Dingly Dell famous waterside Pub
It was all we needed as it was ideal accommodation for a Hospital visit the next morning HOT Starbucks coffee and incredible European pastries in the Lobby in the morning due to renovations and no on site restaurant

Posted by , from Okanagan Valley BC on Nov 24, 2015

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1 out of 5
Great stay at the coast bastian. Modern decor.clean.

Posted by , from Denver on Aug 14, 2015

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4 out of 5

Posted by on Sep 9, 2019

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Renovations + Closures

The property will be renovating from 15 July 2019 to 15 February 2020 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:

  • Exterior

During renovations, the hotel will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Property Features

Coast Bastion Hotel offers its guests a full-service spa and a fitness center. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. You'll find a business center on site. Tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and dry cleaning/laundry services are also featured at the eco-friendly Coast Bastion Hotel. For a fee, parking is available. This 3.5-star Nanaimo hotel is smoke free.

  • 179 guestrooms or units
  • 15 levels
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Business facilities
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Wedding services available
  • Beauty salon
  • ATM
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Nanaimo, BC (YCD) (14.3 km / 8.9 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Coast Bastion Hotel offers 179 air-conditioned accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and complimentary newspapers. Rooms open to balconies. LED televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Nanaimo hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Private balcony
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LED television
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10:00 AM.

Minnoz Restaurant Lounge - This restaurant specializes in seafood and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness center.

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, Pure Spa. Services include facials.

  • Facial treatments

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets: CAD 20 per pet, per night
  • Certain rooms only
  • You can request a pet-friendly room by reaching out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • 24-hour check-in
  • Debit cards

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between CAD 4.00 and CAD 14.50 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: CAD 9.50 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: CAD 20 per pet, per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Coast Bastion
  • Coast Bastion Hotel
  • Coast Bastion Hotel Nanaimo
  • Coast Bastion Nanaimo
  • Coast Bastion Hotel Hotel
  • Coast Bastion Hotel Nanaimo
  • Coast Bastion Hotel Hotel Nanaimo

You should know

  • Pets are welcome in specific rooms only, which can be requested by contacting the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation (please see the Fees section for related charges).

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key Eco-Rating Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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