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Overview
15981 Highway 3A Crawford Bay BC V0B 1E0 Canada Kootenay Lake, Crawford Bay, British Columbia V0B 1E0 Canada See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Kitchenette
Concierge
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kboyl6901
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Reviewed 7 Oct 2018via mobile
Fit our needs perfectly. We were able to check out a few rooms to see which one would suit us. This is a lovely place to stop in. I definitely could see us coming back again! Clean rooms and a great host.
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Response from KokaneeCam, Public Relations Manager at Kokanee Chalets
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time to write a review. Hope to see you again in the future.
Sam P
136
Reviewed 16 Sep 2018via mobile
This chalet has various room types. We stayed in a room with 2 queen beds. The staff were amazing and really embraced the sleepy town attitude. Beautiful views and fresh plum and apple trees steps away. Overall a really enjoyable experience.
Thank Sam P
Response from KokaneeCam, Public Relations Manager at Kokanee Chalets
Responded 27 Sep 2018
Thank you for your review. We are glad you had a good stay. We'd be happy to welcome you again.
Ron N
Lumby, Canada
110
Reviewed 12 Aug 2018
My wife and I were in one of the duplex units for 4 nights in July. We met 2 of our daughters and their families they were in the RV park. Our room was excellent and we really enjoyed our stay. Hope to do this again soon.
Ron
Thank Ron N
Response from KokaneeCam, Public Relations Manager at Kokanee Chalets
Responded 24 Aug 2018
Happy you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for coming and hope to see you again in the future!
NotQuiteDone
Spokane, Washington
2917
Reviewed 23 Jul 2018
Came here last fall to enjoy the fall colors and had a nice time at the end of the season. Came this year around 4th of July and the mosquito population was unbelievable. Be warned. Couldn't enjoy the outdoors at all without slathering up with chemicals.
Thank NotQuiteDone
Response from KokaneeCam, Public Relations Manager at Kokanee Chalets
Responded 24 Aug 2018
We had a really wet June and yes there were quite a few in July. There are hardly any now! Come back. Maybe August would be your favorite month here. :)
Brad W
Liberty Lake, Washington
115
Reviewed 13 Jul 2018
Understand what you are getting... The pictures of the Chalets from the website may be a little dated (like decades).
We rented two Chalets, picture below, when we arrived the first thing was that they attempted to charge more than I had been quoted. When I called them on the pricing, I was told that they just moved to "high season" and the price was higher. I explained that it was not what I was quoted and they did me a "favor" by honoring the price I was given a week earlier when it was not "high season" - interesting that their season changed sometime between June 15th when I made the reservations and June 23rd when we arrived.
The Chalets are extremely dated as are the furnishings. I will say they were pretty clean.
The problem comes with others who use the campground/chalets as long term, low end housing. As in other reviews, it was closer to a trailer park, complete with fights, drunks and a police raid at 1:30AM.
Entertaining if you are awake however not so much if you are rode weary and woken by law enforcement yelling "come out with your hands over your head" at the Chalet next to you.
This place might have been rustic in the 80's, it has slid down that scale in the last 40 years...
Drive on by... the best view of this place is in your rear view mirror.

One last item, the tiny bakery in a single wide mobile home in the campground, by the road, makes great pastries and breakfast sandwiches. The only true positive note.
Thank Brad W
Response from KokaneeCam, Public Relations Manager at Kokanee Chalets
Responded 19 Jul 2018
Hi Brad, As the web designer who goes and takes pictures of everything every year and updates the website and social media pages - I can tell you that some of the photos are at most 3 years old. There are also a lot of photos from 2017 and also new ones from 2018. Regarding the outdated-ness of the cabins - we are working on renovating them one by one. We know they need to be more stylish. However, as you pointed out, they are well kept and clean. We live in a temperate inland rainforest and yes, there is moss. We pride ourselves on being an affordable place for families to have a vacation. We could double the rate and renovate all the cabins - but that would exclude many amazing families from being able to afford it. We are doing the best we can to improve while maintaining what makes Kokanee Chalets special. Regarding the "police raid" - we had to call police to deal with a guest who was out of control and belligerent. He was keeping everyone awake with his behavior. That guest has been banned for life from our property. We sincerely apologize and are saddened that this was your experience. It is NOT typical. If you call into the office (250)227-9292 and speak with Paul we would be happy to find a way to make it up to you. Best wishes,
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About
Description
Our family-friendly resort offers cabins, hotel-style guest rooms, and a full campground. Our beautiful and rustic paradise is nestled in a cedar forest. We offer cabins, hotel rooms and serviced RV / camping sites. More Kokanee Chalets is the ideal place for your holiday, golf vacation or family reunion. Check out our wonderful community of Crawford Bay and our local events! Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Babysitting
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Hot Tub
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
70
Price range
US$ 16 - US$ 128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Canada > British Columbia > Kootenay Rockies > Crawford Bay
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
70
Price range
US$ 16 - US$ 128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Canada > British Columbia > Kootenay Rockies > Crawford Bay
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Traveller (21)
Room & Suite (15)
Pool & Beach (13)
Dining (1)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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Questions & Answers
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jed56rplex
25 October 2018|
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Response from KokaneeCam | Property representative |
No there is not a woodstove or fireplace. The cabins have electric baseboard heaters. However, you are welcome to have a fire outside in one of the fire pits.
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"Find another location"
522bradw
13 Jul 2018
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"Bring Bug Spray and a potable bbq in the event of a fire. the bbq on site can be hard to get a hold of"
Annie29_29_11
8 Jul 2015
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"If you are only booking one cabin, ask that you be away from large family bookings otherwise you will have..."
pate63
15 Aug 2014
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"If highway noise is a problem, ask for a unit away from the main road. Book very early for summer long..."
aquamaureen
5 Aug 2014
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