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November 3, 2008
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We are located in the picturesque, arts, cultural, boutique mural and theatre town of Chemainus, which is 50 miles north of Victoria and 20 miles south of Nanaimo and midway between Duncan and Ladysmith on the east coast of Vancouver Island. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Chemainus Inn superb suite style accommodations for long and short term stays.
Yes, indeed your “Room” is a Suite. We are 100% NON-SMOKING  and offer a complimentary continental breakfast and no-charge high-speed internet throughout the property.   We are also PET-FRIENDLY.                                                               Please visit our website at – We are part of “The World’s Biggest Hotel FamilySM.”. Famed Chemainus “The Little Town That Did”, has evolved from lumber processing into a region of artists, weavers, potters, carvers and other artisans. Pivotal to the region is the Chemainus Theatre and its year-round offering of live professional productions. Ask about our Golf, Diving, spa and romance packages.

The Hotel has a 4 Green Key rating:
Call us toll-free at 877-246-4181 – Additional travel tips, planner, kids stuff, blogs and information via Best Western “you must be trippin” at

Tripadvisor Best Western Plus Chemainus Inn

May 31, 2012

TripAdvisor is proud to congratulate BEST WESTERN PLUS Chemainus Inn on earning the prestigious 2012 Certificate of Excellence award.

Our travelers consistently commend your property with the highest praise, and we recognise your 4.5 rating as an exceptional achievement.

Only the very best in the business are awarded a Certificate of Excellence

Ultra Clean a “I Care 2” Best Western Program

October 14, 2011
Our Hotel the Best Western Plus Chemainus Inn is was just certified and recognized as Ultra Clean a “I Care 2” Program from Best Western out of 4500 hotels we are 1 of 160 that qualified. Our Customer Satisfaction score is 9.42 during the last 90 days but has been similar for over 5 years.
Best Western I Care® 2 Early in 2009, development of the second phase of the Best Western I Care program began. Together with professional research partners, Best Western set out to determine what our customers truly desire when selecting hotels. Building on our foundation of I Care 1, Best Western I Care 2 is comprised of three pillars to assist properties in delivering these specific needs to guests.
The Speed of Trust The first pillar focuses on building trust with our service teams and our guests.
Collaborative Service – Ultra Clean  The second pillar concentrates on delivering an Ultra Clean, well maintained, and a hotel experience personalized to an individual guests’ preferences.
The Problem-Free Experience  The third pillar is about taking a proactive approach in eliminating potential problems for our guests before they happen.

Shopping in Chemainus BC Vancouver Island

September 13, 2011

Link here to more details

Chemainus Festival Theatre SWEET DREAMS Escape Hotel Package

September 4, 2011


8 B special room rate for a one bedroom suite just call 877 246 4181 or email 

Detailed link 

Blog is now maintained at Hotel website

April 17, 2011

We have a new website – see the blog here

Senior Swimming in Chemainus

March 25, 2011

Weekly: Senior Swim for locals at the Best Western Plus Chemainus Inn
Every Tuesday and Thursday

We offer drop in senior swim from 1 to 3 PM
You must arrive prior to 2.00 PM, to be eligible for this special program.

Hot Tub is part of the deal! Only $ 3.00

Must be 60 or over for others $ 6.50
9573 Chemainus Road 250 2464181

Family Easter What to do Events

March 16, 2011

 Chemainus celebrates!

The latest Emily Carr Arts Sculpture and Carving unveiled late 2010 will be topped with “The Skidegate” Eagle. This Eagle used to be on a peace pole at Skidegate and was painted by Emily Carr. The eagle which once crested the pole has since fallen. Its memory is preserved in a 1929 watercolour, depicting the capital eagle hovering against a geometric sky.

The Skidegate band will be in attendance during the 11 AM Saturday April 23 reveal and they will be represented by Councilor James Cowpar.

Many other FAMILY focussed events are taking place this day and weekend. for a full Calendar of events contact or call 8772464181 and includes Theatre backstage tour and workshop, the ghost of Isabel Askew handing out chocolate eggs, kids arts and crafts, have your picture taken while painting a mural, decorate hat senior center event, baby chicks and a rabbit on display, free swim, free big screen kids video’s, kids face painting and a Sunday Easter Egg hunt. Stay the night 8772464181

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