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Our Story

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As it stands the Marinaside Resort is the most luxurious accommodation in Nanaimo. We have the largest hotel suites on Vancouver Island. Our Presidential suites are 700+- square feet, has a full hi-end kitchen (not kitchenette), complete with cooking wares. Our suites offer the finest linens in the City of Nanaimo, first class technology and European pillow top mattresses.Our boutique hotel offers multiple styles and modern contemporary designs; together these create the ultimate setting ideal for the traveling executive, transient physician, romantic getaways, corporate retreats and simply people who are looking for luxurious accommodations.

As a member of Nanaimo's Chamber of Commerce our hotel has established a personal connection with the local community and businesses to provide you with the services expected of a luxury hotel.

These three businesses combined create The Marinaside Resort. The Marinaside Resort offers an executive experience for our valued guests. From everyone at The Marinaside Resort we would like to extend our thanks for your interest in our luxury resort, we look forward to serving you. Our loyalty club members have made the Marinaside Resort part of their routine traveling destination.

We look forward to your stay

John Nguyen
General Manager

PRESIDENTIAL SUITE: $159 (Loyalty club rate. Free to join).
LOW SEASON: September 16 - MAY 15

Stylish and enticing waterfront one bedroom offer an ocean/marina views and feature a king-sized bed, fine linens and LED TV. Enjoy up to 700 sq. feet of urban sophistication. The presidential suite features a spacious 4-piece marble bathroom, in the living room it is equipped with a 65" SMART television to watch NETFLIX and YOUTUBE, a blue ray dvd player, a pull out sofa bed and a cozy linear fireplace.

In addition, you will have a fully equipped, stainless steel kitchen featuring Kitchen-Aid appliances, full-sized stacked washer and dryer. (Sleeps 4).

SIGNATURE SUITES: $239 (Loyalty club rate. Free to join).
LOW SEASON: September 16 - MAY 15

Grand +/- 925 sq. foot unit overlooking the ocean includes 2 bedrooms, with 1 queen-sized bed and 1 king-sized bed in the master bedroom. Other features include an en-suite bathroom wrap in marble, in the living room it is equipped with a 65" SMART television to watch NETFLIX and YOUTUBE, 2 televisions in the bedrooms, and a separate great room with a foldout sofa bed, a linear fireplace, secondary 4-piece marble surround shower and private balcony overlooking the ocean. There is also a full-size stacked washer and dryer and a gourmet kitchen comes fully equipped with hi-end stainless steel Kitchen-Aid appliances. (Sleep 6)

For our Best Available Rate always make your reservation directly with one of our staff by calling us at 250.591.0880 or email us 

The Marinaside Resort sits on Nanaimo's primed waterfront and is only a few blocks from BC ferry and the float-plane terminal. The Marinaside Resort have luxurious suites over-looking a marina and destination restaurant..

All suites include:

As a guest at the Marinaside Resort, these thoughtful amenities are always available for you to enjoy on a complimentary basis:

  • Powerful, high-speed Internet for all your devices in your room and all lobbies.

  • Free local telephone call from your suite, free long distance call within Canada and the USA.

  • In-room coffee machine.

  • In-room iron and iron board.

  • Bathrobes and slippers.

  • Microwaves

  • Hairdryers

  • Air-conditioning

  • Wall mount 65" SMART television to watch NETFLIX and YOUTUBE

  • Free underground parking (base on availability)

  • Complimentary DVD movies

 The Marinaside Resort has a PET Policy. Please contact one of our staff for more details at 250 591 0880


Extended Stay

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Rekindle romance in your life with the Marinaside Resort romantic package. Designed just for two, this special getaway lets you focus on each other instead of the rest of the world. Some of the special touches included are:

  • Luxurious accommodations for 2 in our appointed presidential suite.

  • A complimentary bottle of red or white wine upon arrival to your suite.

To help you focus on the world inside we have included unlimited complimentary movie rentals from our personal selection.

Plus, you can arrange for early or late check-in. Make plans to spend time with your special someone - Book your romantic package with us today.

Corporate/Wedding/Birthday/Anniversary/Reunion/ Baby Shower

Celebrate your event with us! 

Call front desk @250.591.0880 for special pricing!


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The Marinaside Resort / Palms Hotel and Condominium


1250 Stewart Ave. 
Nanaimo, BC. V9S 4C9
Office: + 1.250.591.0880

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