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Hard not to walk this street

Baker Street is basically the center of downtown. Not much happened in Nelson early in the century... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
Kettle Falls, Washington
The place we spend our money.

One can get most anything they may need right on Baker st from food to hardware this picturesque... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
Guy R
Nelson, Canada
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“unique shops” (13 reviews)
“coffee shops” (14 reviews)
“people watching” (10 reviews)
Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4G8, Canada
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

Baker Street is basically the center of downtown. Not much happened in Nelson early in the century, so luckily no one came along with bags of money and destroyed the old building to build 50/60's architectural ugliness. So its still pretty much as it was...More

Thank MiguelitoyCat
Reviewed 7 December 2017

One can get most anything they may need right on Baker st from food to hardware this picturesque street is part of my home, so please keep it clean.

Thank Guy R
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Baker Street is a must do if you're visiting Nelson. There are tons of amazing stores, restaurants, coffee shops, even a really cool art gallery with local artisans (Kootenay Craft Connection) and a new brewery (Backroads Brewing). Lots to check out - lots of outdoor...More

Thank armh1774
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Stunning setting this lovely small city has it all. Great skiing fantastic food and restaurants with lots of local and organic choices. Great music and art scene. Lovely vibe scenery is stunning. Plenty of places to hike and hotsprings to visit. A special place.

Thank 10000elle
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Lovely place to come for a visit.....I came 21 years ago and stayed. A great family 4 season destination.

Thank tj d
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Ditch the big box, cookie cutter, horde shopping experience and enjoy a nice stroll down Baker Street in Nelson, B.C.

Thank DanK812
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Fun Bohemian feel to this street in Nelson. Lots of shops and cafes/coffee shops etc. I only had one night's stay in the town so not much time to explore the town. Would definitely return!

Thank Kathleen S
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We really like browsing the shops on Baker Street. This visit we were lucky enough to take in the Wednesday Street Market which offered every kind of Crafts unique to Nelson. Give yourself lots of time to explore the uniqueness of Baker St. The locals...More

Thank Heather7A7
Reviewed 6 October 2017

After I got home, I read on Wikipedia about the history behind Nelson's downtown revitalizing project. It is so full of character and charm. Real businesses, a variety, not just tourist junk shops:) Loved the breastfeeding displays I saw in two different windows. Now, I...More

Thank Trishia J
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Great shopping opportunities and eating options. Its a little sketchy downtown after dark. We were surprised by the number of homeless and mentally ill. The Police really need to be downtown after dark. Didn't get really hassled but my wife said she would not be...More

Thank Nate C
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5 March 2017|
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Response from Shawn M | Reviewed this property |
Several businesses were closed on Sunday. It's definitely not the best day for a full shopping experience.