The Inn on Long Lake is more than just a place to spend the night—your experience starts from the moment you enter our beautiful West Coast themed lobby, then step into your newly renovated room onto your own private balcony and let your gaze stretch across the tree-lined waters of Long Lake. With kayaks, stand-up paddleboards, and pedal-boats at your doorstep, and local shopping centers with movie theatres, and a variety of dining options just a short walk up the road, the Inn nestles alongside nature while enjoying all that the city has to offer. The lakeshore setting offer opportunities to see local waterfowl and wildlife right from your private guestroom balcony or patio. Whether you’re with us for business or vacation, the Inn on Long Lake is not just a hotel. It’s a place to build memories, and the perfect launch pad for your Vancouver Island adventure.
Situated on the East Coast of Vancouver Island, Nanaimo is the Harbour City, and is easily accessible via BC Ferries, float plane, via WestJet and Air Canada through Nanaimo airport (YCD) and the Island Highway, which stretches south to Victoria, and north to Courtenay/Comox, Campbell River and Port Hardy. The central location makes it the perfect base to explore Vancouver Island, with Coombs, Port Alberni, Tofino, and Ucluelet all making a beautiful day trip across Highway 4. Parksville, Courtenay/Comox, as well as Duncan and Chemainus or Victoria all being pleasant day trips from Nanaimo along Highway 1 or Highway 19. Named one of North America’s “most livable small cities”, Nanaimo is filled with history, culture, and a myriad of outdoor experiences to offer its visitors.
At the Inn on Long Lake all rooms feature a full array of amenities for your comfort and entertainment, plus a private balcony overlooking Long Lake. Our staff—the friendliest in town–are committed to working together to create extraordinary guest experiences. The Inn on Long Lake is a recipient of the 2012/2013/2014/2015/2016/2017 and 2018 TripAdvisor Certificates of Excellence!
We are proudly independent, CAA/AAA Three Diamond rated, and eager to help make your stay truly unforgettable. All rooms are Non Smoking