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9573 Chemainus Road
Chemainus, British Columbia V0R 1K5


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Hotel Overview

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Experience Vancouver Island from this charming and award-winning suite style hotel with a hot breakfast every morning. We are near the world-famous Chemainus murals, the Chemainus Theatre and whale watching.

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Located in Chemainus, BC, a quaint and eclectic Vancouver Island town, the Best Western Plus Chemainus Inn is just one hour north of Victoria, 35 minutes south of Nanaimo, 10 minutes from Duncan-North Cowichan and only 10 minutes from Ladysmith. Our location offers something for everyone, both business and leisure travelers alike.

Experience the area's rich arts and cultural scene, especially the more than 40 world-famous outdoor wall murals and year-round live performances at the Chemainus Theatre Festival, just minutes away. Take in a scenic round of golf at the Mount Brenton Golf Course, or enjoy local wine at one of many nearby vineyards. Outdoor recreation opportunities, from whale watching to hiking to biking, are also conveniently located near this Chemainus hotel.

Those traveling on business will appreciate this Chemainus hotel's on-site business services and meeting facilities accommodating up to 20 guests, in addition to a close proximity to local businesses - like Catalyst Paper Mill, BC Hydro, Western Stevedoring, KPMG, Shell Canada and British Columbia federal government offices. We are also a short drive away from businesses in Duncan and Nanaimo.

Guests of this Vancouver Island Best Western hotel will enjoy a friendly and professional staff and spaciously appointed guest suites complete with the comforts of home. Other hotel amenities include a complimentary full hot breakfast, an indoor saltwater swimming pool, relaxing hot tub, free parking, free wireless internet and on-site fitness facilities. Book your stay today!


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Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
Pets allowed based on the availability of pet friendly rooms. Up to 2 dogs per room with an 80 pound weight limit. Additional pet types (cats, birds, etc) may be accepted at the hotel's discretion. Pet rate is $20 per day with a $75 per week maximum.


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Hotel Amenities


  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary full breakfast, served hot buffet style and includes scrambled eggs, hash browns, ham, bacon or sausage, Belgian waffles, yogurt, fresh fruit and so much more.
  • Hot tub mineral water hot tub
  • Massage services, by appointment. Erin is a very gifted masseuse with over 18 years of heart connected experience both Canada and the US. Erin is able to offer her clients a number of different styles and is also certified in reflexology.
  • Exercise facility, Open from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Weight lifting equipment
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill
  • Indoor pool Heated mineral pool
  • Baggage hold
  • Safe deposit box, in room safe deposit box
  • Fax services
  • Photocopy services
  • Spa contract person booked to supply onsite service
  • Audio/visual equipment
  • Dataports
  • Catering
  • Theater ticket desk
  • Golf course
  • Physically challenged services
  • Elevator, wheelchair accessible
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Ice/vending machines 1st and 4th floor
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor parking
  • Universal gym
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Rowing machine
  • Locker room
  • Elevator
  • Interior corridor
  • Guest laundry, nominal fee, coin operated 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Cable or satellite television Cable
  • Free wireless internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless internet access; Free wireless internet access available in public areas, including meeting room(s) and all guest rooms
  • Business center
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Computer modem hookups
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Photocopy machine
  • Courier
  • Shipping
  • Meeting facilities 14 x 24 feet two rooms Wi-Fi available in meeting rooms
  • Banquet facilities 14 x 24 feet total of two rooms plus use of Emily Carr Room (lobby)
  • Air-conditioning
  • Truck/RV parking
  • High-speed Wireless Internet access
  • Designated parking spaces for Best Western Rewards Members
  • Motorcycle wash station and parking area

Suites: 51

  • Bathtub seat available
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  • Cable or satellite television
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • In-room movies, visa required for payment
  • Microwave available
  • Refrigerator
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron, ironing board
  • Desk/work area
  • High-speed Internet access
  • AM/FM radio stereo
  • Voice mail
  • Free local calls under 30 minutes
  • In-room safe
  • Wake-up calls
  • Adjoining rooms available
  • Bathrobe available
  • Sofabed available
  • Crib available
  • Balcony available

Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 2

  • Rails in bathroom
  • Wheelchair accessible

Suite with 2 bedrooms, 2 beds

  • 2 bedroom kitchenette suite offers two bedrooms and a separate sitting room. One bedroom has a king bed and the other one a double bed. There is a queen sofabed in the sitting room.
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Nearby Attractions


  • 1.00 kilometer(s) from Chemainus Theatre, professional live performances, year round, closed Sunday and Monday
  • 15.00 kilometer(s) from 12 Local Wineries, Twelve award-winning wineries, all withing 10-15 minutes.
  • 1.00 kilometer(s) from Chemainus Murals, world famous historic Vancouver Island Focussed Murals
  • 10.00 kilometer(s) from Raptor Center, Live flying daily. Interactive with birds of prey.


  • 0.50 kilometer(s) from Chemainus Theater, buffet, American, open for: lunch, dinner, 6:00 p.m.to 8:00 p.m. theater nights
  • 0.50 kilometer(s) from Muffin Mill, coffee shop, American, open for: lunch, 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • 2.00 kilometer(s) from Willow Street Cafe, cafe, American, open for: lunch, dinner, bistro, 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. closed Sunday
  • 2.00 kilometer(s) from Subway®, deli, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • 2.00 kilometer(s) from Market on Willow, cafe, American, open for: lunch, salads and light meals, 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. closed Sunday
  • 2.00 kilometer(s) from Odika's, full service, International, open for: lunch, dinner, Highly recommended 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 a.m.
  • 2.00 kilometer(s) from Playbill Restaurant, buffet, American, open for: lunch, dinner, Restaurant is part of the Chemainus Festival Theatre and open when the shows are on 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. closed Sunday
  • 3.00 kilometer(s) from Kudos, full service, Japanese, open for: lunch, dinner, 10:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Nearby Cities

  • 10.00 kilometer(s) from Ladysmith
  • 15.00 kilometer(s) from North Cowichan
  • 20.00 kilometer(s) from Duncan
  • 35.00 kilometer(s) from Nanaimo
  • 35.00 kilometer(s) from Cowichan
  • 80.00 kilometer(s) from Sooke
  • 100 kilometer(s) from Victoria
  • 100 kilometer(s) from Vancouver


  • 0.10 kilometer(s) from golf
  • 0.20 kilometer(s) from Golf Mount Brenton
  • 0.50 kilometer(s) from bicycling
  • 0.50 kilometer(s) from hiking
  • 0.50 kilometer(s) from mountain biking
  • 1.00 kilometer(s) from spa facilties
  • 1.00 kilometer(s) from Mount Brenton Golf Course, 18 hole golf course, a scenic gem with plenty of creeks, ponds and towering firs. These combine to make a challenging course for every level of golfer.
  • 3.00 kilometer(s) from sky diving, airplane dive site nearby
  • 5.00 kilometer(s) from diving, in the Salish Sea
  • 16.00 kilometer(s) from wine tasting
  • 20.00 kilometer(s) from Wild Play Park, zipline, bungie and more


  • 0.30 kilometer(s) from Greyhound Bus terminal
  • 2 kilometer(s) from Chemainus, offer a taxi shuttle
  • 25 kilometer(s) from Nanaimo Airport, order airporter pick up or go by cab to bus and bus to Chemainus
  • 70 kilometer(s) from Victoria International Airport