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The Blaylock Mansion

4.0 of 5
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1679 Hwy 3A | P.O. Box 491, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 5R3, Canada
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Blaylock Mansion is a beautiful place with exquisite gardens, we felt very welcomed and enjoyed our stay. Breakfast was made with love and a highlight of the stay. Thank you Brett for having us. We will recommend the Blaylock to anyone traveling through. From your Melbourne friends.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wish my wife and I could have spent much more time here on our vacation. Not only is the mansion full of history but it has a charm all of its own. The grounds are a network of various ponds, fountains, and gardens you could get lost in and the view is spectacular. On arrival Brett (the owner) found... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It goes without saying that this mansion is without a doubt the most magnificent b & b to be found west of the Rockies. At a venerable eighty years of age, the original 35 room estate home of Selwyn Blaylock, past president of the Consolidated Mining Company of Trail now hosts guests from all over the world who come here... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for one night in July. It's an old mansion with beautifully landscaped grounds, located north of Nelson on the opposite side of the lake from the city. Nice place, especially if you are looking for something out of the ordinary. Would have rated it higher except unlike most B&Bs we have stayed at the owners seemed to take... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

My daughter got married at the Blaylock this past weekend. It is a fairy tale come true. Scenery cannot be matched . Louise, Dan and Brett made us feel like royalty. The rooms were comfortable and spacious. The bridal suite was huge and absolutely beautiful. Louise made breakfasts that were fantastic. Thank you for a weekend none of us will... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

I would highly recommend staying in this beautiful property. The mansion was originally designed for Mr Blaylock as a vacation home but is now being exploited as a Bed and Breakfast. The building itself is beautiful and the pool is perfect. Everything is very clean and comfortable and you can see the eye for detail in the interior design. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 via mobile

Drove by the mansion estate since we were kids and always curious. Stayed there for 1st anniversary and it did not disappoint! Stayed the night in the presidential suite. Huge and spotless. So peaceful and quite and we were left free to explore the whole house and the rest of the garden estates after relaxing in the pool. Our hosts... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We stayed at The Blaylock Mansion a couple of months ago. Unfortunately it was during their off season so it was very very quiet. I originally thought it was a B&B but the breakfast is a separate charge and very pricey. As it turned out we were not able to get a hot breakfast and was only offered granola so... More 

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Kelowna, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We had our wedding at The Blaylock Mansion. On a weekend gateaway to Nelson we drove by the Mansion and we just fell in love with the uniqueness and beauty of the place. We knew right away that was the perfect place for a wedding. Dan and Louise were so friendly and helped us lots throughout the planning, giving us... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

based on TripAdvisor reviews, we stayed at the Blaylock Mansion. It was a little pricier, but hey one has to splurge once in a while! It’s an amazing old English style mansion (16,000 sq. ft.) located a few miles out of town, built 80 years ago by one of the bosses at the Cominco Mine in Trail. It has a... More 

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