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Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

Great staff, great view. Facility itself is old and a little dated, including the blue bath tub and toilet but good value and the front desk lady was the nicest and most helpful ever! No coffee machine in the room but there's one down stairs... overall not bad!

Thank Michelle A
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

Okay older motel, clean, very good bed, large room. Good location close to Nelson BC and great nature walks. Nice view over the lake. Staff very friendly. Lobby rather minimal. No elevator to second floor if you have heavy bags. Good wifi. Bathroom small but okay, no toilet paper holder.

Thank Michael F
Coleman, Canada
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We recently stayed here for a soccer tourny, Our grandaughter was playing and the team was supposed to get a "good" rate for the team. When I talked to the lady by phone she said 98 dollars and I informed her that I was on the web and the rooms there were 84 dollars. She agreed to give me that...

Thank grover8219
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

Great place! Rooms were clean and the staff helpful. Close enought to downtown and the beaches. Great views from the rooms. Affordable. The entrance looks a little old and worn out but the rooms more than make up for it. Enjoyed our stay.

Thank pruharsh
Yelizovo, Russia
Reviewed 16 December 2015

Stayed there for a night. It's nice hotel, near the city center , just across the river. Beautiful view, nice, friendly personnel . Very good complimentary breakfast with cereal, milk, coffee, tea, peanut butter and so on. Room is big enough and clean. Just perfect for a short stay in Nelson.

1Thank alex_vened
Coupeville, Washington
Reviewed 25 October 2015

Our room here was clean and comfortable. The service from the owners was excellent. They were very friendly & full of tips on where to eat & what to see in town. The rooms have views of Kootenay Lake. Located on the outskirts of town, the hotel is only 5 minutes from several restaurants downtown. There is a limited continental...

Thank DuvallDesdemona
Brechin, Canada
Reviewed 12 October 2015

Just outside of the City of Nelson. Great staff. Older hotel but very clean and some upgrading is being done. Need a short cab ride to town but you will save a lot of money on your hotel. Nelson is great, just like going back in a time warp.

Thank Steve E
Vancouver Island, Canada
Reviewed 2 October 2015

We stayed for 3 nights. The proprietors and their staff were very nice and very accommodating - I asked for a couple of items and they took care of my request right away. There is a lake view from all of the rooms. The room was clean and bright. No in-room coffee, no ironing board and iron (but could ask...

Thank BeulahCanada
Reviewed 30 September 2015

I have stay at this Motel before, the place is clean,bathroom kind of funky but tub and toilet are clean. Standard breakfast coffee,bagels and cereal,area was clean. Owners very friendly .allow pets and price for room was reasonable. Those people that complain about not having coffee in the room or hair dryers, for the price what do you expect.I always...

Thank foxyseattle
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 18 September 2015

We spent 4 nights at this location and even though it is a bit dated it is a great place to stay. People may say things about the continental breakfast and the lack of an elevator but overall the place is very comfortable. The owners are very friendly, the rooms are very clean and the mattress we had was very...

Thank spookietooth

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about North Shore Inn

Address: 687 Highway 3A | PO Box 119, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 5P7, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Kootenay Rockies > Nelson
Price Range: ₹ 4,425 - ₹ 6,059 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — North Shore Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 30
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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“No lifts so if you have a mobility problem, ask for a room on a lower floor.”
 of 5 bubbles PentreBach, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“find another motel”
 of 5 bubbles grover8219, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“Better views upstairs but no elevator”
 of 5 bubbles DuvallDesdemona, 25 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Rooms on second and third floor”
 of 5 bubbles foxyseattle, 29 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Except for the few rooms on the mail level all have a balcony that over looks the lake.”
 of 5 bubbles spookietooth, 18 Sep 2015 | Read review
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