Hotel Amenities and Services

Comfort, style and convenience: It’s all right here at Best Western Dorchester Hotel in downtown Nanaimo! With spacious rooms and suites as well as onsite shops and restaurants, such as The View Oceanside Grill, Top Notch Burgers, you will find everything you need right at your fingertips.

In addition to our hotel features, our extensive business services, room and suite options, as well as special corporate rates fulfill the savvy business traveller’s every need.

Be sure to book your room or suite online today for our best rates and rooms availability.

Banquet & Meeting Rooms

Our flexible meeting and event spaces are perfect for your next business or social function, large or small. Perfect for corporate getaways, banquets, wedding venues, family gatherings, networking events, and more, our hotel offers comprehensive event planning services as well as catering options.

Fitness Centre

Pop into our well-equipped fitness centre to sweat it out before or after your business commitments or sight-seeing adventures. Featuring free weights, cardio and weight machines, an exercise ball, filtered water and a flat screen TV, you don’t have to let your fitness regimen slide during your stay.

Top Notch Burgers & The View Oceanside Grill

Our onsite restaurants, Top Notch Burgers & The View Oceanside Grill will satisfy all your food cravings. Top Notch Burgers is open daily for both dine in and take out, including breakfast and The View Oceanside Grill is open for dinner every night. Reservations are required for the Oceanside Grill.(To add)

Business Centre & Services

Here to work? No problem. With complimentary high speed Wi-Fi, a free local daily newspaper, and express check-out we’ve got your business needs covered. Our onsite business centre features two workstations, and additional services including fax, photocopying, and courier.

Live, Work, Shop!

Enjoy our spacious rooftop patio to take in the spectacular Nanaimo views, and take advantage of the great selection of shops and services located onsite at our hotel, including Daniel’s Hair Studio, Fig’s Clothing Store and Elizabeth’s Lingerie Drawer featuring clothing, lingerie and fashion accessories.

Pet Friendly Accommodations

If you’re searching for a pet friendly hotel in Nanaimo, we are pleased to offer accommodations for guests travelling with both cats and dogs - so you don’t have to worry about leaving a loved one behind! Please see our pet policy for more details.

All-Inclusive Hotel Features

  • Fig Clothing Store (On Site)
  • Non-Smoking Property
  • Elevator
  • Ice Machines
  • Free High Speed Wi-Fi
  • Interior Corridor Access
  • Free Guest Laundry Facilities
  • Free Parking for Overnight Guests