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The Adventure Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   616 Vernon Street, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4G1, Canada (Formerly The New Grand Hotel)
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Victoria, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We spent 2 nights in room 101- one of their more deluxe rooms. It was spacious, lots of light, and very comfortable. The hotel has been renovated, and obviously a designer was employed because it all works and looks great. There is no coffee in the room, but a big pot full just down the hall in the guest lounge...that... More

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Kelowna, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel has modern, quirky decor. I just loved it there!!! The staff were super friendly and super helpful. We had a dog with us, and the front desk was well prepared with dog treats. Our single queen room was just large enough to be comfy, but I wouldn't call it spacious. My husband was a bit weirded out by... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

stayed for 2 nights in this renovated hotel and our room (Room 126) was excellent. 2 queen size beds and a very nice shower and a lot of space. The room was clean. Staff helpful and friendly. Can recommend this place as long you do not need an elevator to get up to the higher floors. Location is perfect and... More

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Nelson, Canada
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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our night at the Adventure Hotel. The location is fantastic, we enjoyed being able to walk everywhere in town with ease. There are some great common areas in the hotel where you can find coffee and tea in the morning and a great patio where you can relax after touring the area. The rooms were very nice... More

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Osoyoos, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A friend and I stayed here for two night I was very worried when I was told our room had no shower and you share a shower on a different floor and that we would be in bunk beds ... But once arriving it was pretty sweet very small and cozy and nicely renovated thank god for the ac though... More

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British Columbia, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was my first stay at The Adventure Hotel nee, The New Grand Hotel, post renovation and name change. All the amenities are there and it is done with style. For years I traveled for work and I've stayed in a number of "newly renovated" hotel properties. This is the first hotel where I was literally Gobsmacked by the quality... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

This is the 2nd time we have stayed here. The first time we had an awful room,since the renos the rooms have greatly improved. The staff were ok but need to pay attention there has been two mix ups with payment and gets a little frustrating. Overall a nice hotel.

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Edmonton, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I have been staying literally in the same room at this hotel for 5 years now. My "new" room after the winter long renovation project was better than expected! Love the addition of USB ports in the plug ins. Allows me to charge multiple things at once with varied options. The beds are still as comfy as ever, even on... More

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We are a couple in our 30s, visited Nelson for the first time. We chose this hotel has it was a reasonable price and good location, close to downtown. We immediately noticed how clean and trendy the rooms looked. Love the laminate floor - we both have bad allergies and so this type of flooring is really preferred. Allergy free!... More

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Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Great location in Nelson and very friendly/helpful staff. I arrived on a Thursday and had a discounted rate from my online booking. When I decided to stay another night they extended my discount and gave me a nicer room! The accommodations are simple but that's the point. It's a streamlined hotel with everything you need and the price reflects that.... More

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Address: 616 Vernon Street, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4G1, Canada (Formerly The New Grand Hotel)
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Location: Canada > British Columbia > Kootenay Rockies > Nelson
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Hotel Class:3 star — The Adventure Hotel 3*
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Expect an avalanche of Change. Euro-Style Rooms with 100% renovations completed. New addition include Guest Lounge, Large Patio, Gym, Sauna. Function and style with airy, bright ambiance and picture perfect views of the Selkirk Mountains and Kootenay Lake, creating a subtle luxury perfect for relaxation and comfort. ... more   less 
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