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nelson at its best

Baker street is a lovely street for a daily walk past the shops,coffee shops and bars. a great walk... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2018
linda M
Love the History

A nice stroll through Nelson. Eclectic options - some interesting shops - a nice selection of... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
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Reviewed 16 August 2018

Baker street is a lovely street for a daily walk past the shops,coffee shops and bars. a great walk past the lovely shops enjoyed by all. passing local residents and visitors and making yourself feel at home in this great town.

Thank linda M
Reviewed 14 August 2018

A nice stroll through Nelson. Eclectic options - some interesting shops - a nice selection of restaurants and some beautiful heritage buildings. Plus - you can’t miss the great view of the river! Add to this the amazingly friendly people - can’t wait to spend...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

A little warm today at 32 degrees but when you walk on the shady side of the street it's wonderful. Mind you if you do walk on the shady side you will miss a whole stack of lovely and interesting shops. It was market day...More

Thank stewartm791
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Although Nelson is a relatively small city, it has really great shopping. It seems like there are a lot of independent stores and unique items. And the people-watching can't be beat!

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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Baker St. is the main street in Nelson BC. On the positive side we find there are a lot of interesting stores with lots of very good restaurants. I have yet to find a poor one. The only problem is the very healthy, aggressive beggars...More

Thank George R
Reviewed 5 August 2018

This is Nelson's main street. I found the shops just a little uninteresting. Plenty of eating establishments

Thank Beryl S
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We arrived later afternoon so all the shops we're closed by 5 pm!! Did a little browsing in the a.m., couldn't find any shop with a Nelson t shirt, but found other trinkets. Love the old buildings!!

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Downtown Nelson is how downtown should be! A variety of interesting shops, and lots of restaurants to choose from, in a lovely setting. Not just souvenir shops (like Banff), but actual good shopping. The only downside is lack of parking.

Thank Peggy-Ron
Reviewed 18 July 2018

Nelson has done what soooo many towns have failed to do - keep their downtown beautiful and thriving. There are plenty of tourists around, but locals keep it going with restaurants, shops and plenty to do. Love this town.

Thank d0ndequiera
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Good selection of shops, restaurants, businesses along Baker st. Wide sidewalks both sides of the street. Nice hanging baskets & planters help beautify this main street in Nelson. Like how some restaurants have patios that jut out onto the street. Very bike & motorcycle friendly...More

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italian048
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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.
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