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Experience Vancouver Island from this charming and award-winning hotel near the world-famous Chemainus murals, the Chemainus Theatre and whale watching.

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, 15 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 areas 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 hotels 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! Enjoy your stay.

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9573 Chemainus Road
British Columbia
V0R 1K5
AAA - 3 Diamond


Pets: No Pets accepted
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9573 Chemainus Road
British Columbia
V0R 1K5

What's nearby?


  • 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

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Christmas in Chemainus

08/12/2016 Kirsten O, Richmond

BW Chemainus is an excellent choice. Minutes away from Chemainus theatre, and close to shopping and outdoor activities. Friendly staff, comfortable and clean rooms, and an excellent breakfast lounge. ... more


Perfect Stay in Every Way

05/12/2016 David B, Victoria, Canada

Early check in (from Victoria) was not a problem, room was even larger than we remembered with a large covered balcony, separate bedroom and two large closets. Staff are always super friendly, handin... more


Lovely Stay in a Quaint Town

01/12/2016 Kari1966, Port Hardy, Canada

I have not been to Chemainus since approx 1995. I went yesterday with a group of ladies from our home in Port Hardy. It was so nice to be back! The hotel was so clean and welcoming. They also made... more


Amazing-Dinner and a Play

01/12/2016 Tripadviser15, Port Hardy, Canada

The plan was fabulous the dinner superb and the room outstanding. Two TV's one for the bedroom and one for the Living Room. The Room had a full size kitchen/chesterfield that made into a bed/desk/tabl... more


Very very nice stay

30/11/2016 corneliay2016, West Vancouver, Canada

Check in was efficient and friendly. Offered free upgrade for platinum status. Ongoing promotion of $10 gift card per night of stay is great. Apparently there was a salt water pool and hot tub. Too ba... more