Because the health and welfare of our guests is the number one priority, hotels are currently providing modified breakfast offerings,
such as “grab and go bags” or “individually wrapped” breakfast items. (Offerings may vary by hotel)
Experience Vancouver Island from this charming and award-winning suite style hotel with a hot buffet 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 buffet, an indoor salt water swimming pool, relaxing hot tub, free parking, free wireless internet and on-site fitness facilities. Book your stay today!
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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
it's a fairly new building. the kids liked the pool, the service was good. the only minus was too thin walls in joint rooms ( where a door is closed between them)- if your neighbors are too loud...
Vancouver, Canada on 19-Mar-2020
We booked this hotel with the Chemainus Playhouse packag . The entire visit was such a great experienc . The hotel staff were all personable and accommodating. The rooms were great and the morning...
Victoria, Canada on 14-Mar-2020
We have stayed at this hotel each time we have attended the Chemainus Theatre nearby. We have always experienced friendly, welcoming staff who genuinely want to make sure our stay is pleasant. We...
Victoria, Canada on 08-Mar-2020
The people, the staff, the organization, the hotel are first class. We have stayed here many times. It is the only accommodation that we consider- it is the best. It is located within walking...
Mys husband and I stayed at the Best Western in Chemainus as prt of a theater package. We have stayed at BW hotels before but this was by far the nicest. Clean bright room, exceptional hotel service...
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
Computer modem hookups
Photocopy, nominal fee
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)
High-speed Wireless Internet access
Designated parking spaces for Best Western Rewards Members
Motorcycle wash station and parking area
Bathtub seat available
Cable or satellite television
AM/FM alarm clock
In-room movies, visa required for payment
Iron, ironing board
High-speed Internet access
AM/FM radio stereo
Free local calls under 30 minutes
Adjoining rooms available
Rooms for the Physically Challenged: 2
Rails in bathroom
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.
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.
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