Staying
Downtown Nanaimo

Coast Bastion Inn

Enjoy a convenient location and beautiful ocean views from one of the best downtown Nanaimo hotels. Centrally located in the middle of downtown.

The Marinaside Resort

The Marinaside Resort is the most luxurious accommodation in Nanaimo over-looking a multi million-dollar marina, a destination restaurant and a day spa. Modern hotel rooms and suites.

Painted Turtle Guesthouse

We offer a variety of flexible accommodation options for hostel travelers, couples, families and groups in a classic European-style hotel/hostel.

Dining
Downtown Nanaimo

Asteras Greek Taverna

This authentic Greek restaurant is known for its traditional, delicious foods, warm Greek atmosphere and a focus on excellent service.

Gina's Mexican Café

The place to go for delicious Mexican food in downtown Nanaimo. Experience premium seafood, fish tacos, chicken chipotle and vegetarian cuisine

McLean’s Specialty Foods

Vancouver Island’s premier cheese shop and specialty foods store. They offer a unique, always-changing selection of fresh and imported delicacies.

La Stella Trattoria

Home of Nanaimo’s only wood-fired oven. From dough to sauces, meats to pastas, everything is made in-house using the freshest ingredients.

Sukkho Thai

Choose from a variety of classic Thai cuisine made with care, using the freshest ingredients, the finest cuts of meats and authentic Thai spices and herbs.

The Vault Café

This bohemian hot spot hosts live music nights, movie nights, poetry readings, book launches and so much more while offering a delicious and eclectic range of food and beverages.

White Sails Brewing

Enjoy locally inspired, carefully crafted beer, brewed on-site from grain to glass at this downtown taproom.