Property Location With a stay at Colonial Motel in Nanaimo (Regional District of Nanaimo), you'll be within a 10-minute drive of Departure Bay Ferry Terminal and Vancouver Island University. This motel is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Newcastle Island Marine Provincial Park and 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Beach Estates Park.Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 9 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and microwaves. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards, as well as phones with free local calls.Business, Other Amenities The front desk is staffed during limited hours. Free self parking is available onsite.