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North Shore Inn

687 Highway 3A | PO Box 119, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 5P7 , Canada
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Ranked #8 of 9 hotels in Nelson
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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89 reviews 89 reviews
26 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Does old have to mean tiered & dated? If you said yes, then welcome to Nelson! This motel fits right in, with old carpets, decor?, bathrooms, no exercise-room, tiny breakfast offering,.. Would not recommend at $80/night or higher. I would at $65 or lower.

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44 reviews 44 reviews
25 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a room in hotel north shore inn in Nelson, and that turned out to be good idea! Very friendly and helpful staff, and even though this is a motel, it is very clean anp perfectly located, it even had a balcony! Simple breakfast, but sufficient! Very recommendable.

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently visited Nelson to attend my cousins wedding and stayed here with my partner. When we arrived, one of the owners came out to greet us, she was very friendly. The place had just laid new asphalt for the parking lot. The room was a good size, with reliable wifi and A/C. Bathrooms and room were clean, and there's... More

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Kelowna, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

My husband &I took a little road trip in May and spent 2nights at the North Shore Inn. Jennifer was so helpful & friendly, right down to giving us directions from the city centre. It is a motel, not a hotel and folks should not expect the same decor as a chain hotel. It was very clean and well kept.... More

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11 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

For four nights overlapping New Year's Eve, the Rocky Mountain Ramblers had the good fortune to book rooms in Nelson, B.C. while skiing in the area. We stayed at Jennifer and Steve Kim's North Shore Inn, just over the bridge from the city proper. I can't recommend the NSI more enthusiastically. It's a wonderful place to stay. Jennifer and Steve... More

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Vernon, Canada
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

This was the last night on a road trip to explore some of British Columbia. This was not the best place we stayed but it was comfortable and inexpensive. Like the rest of Nelson, it basically hasn't changed since the 1960's - turquoise blue bath/toilet/sink/counter. A huge room with little more than a king bed and some tired furniture. And... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

We just stayed at this hotel for 4 days (with 3 other couples). Let's say they should clean their carpets on the stairs and halls...starting to smell. Their breakfast is bagels or toast & coffee. No coffee pots in the rooms and coffee is only in the lobby in the early morning. We had booked our Sept stay way back... More

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Central Saanich, Canada
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7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

This was a great spot to stay and only just across the bridge. You can walk across the bridge to the streetcar and go downtown or it is just a quick drive away too. I would recommend this spot as it has great views of the lake and is not far out of the way.

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61 reviews 61 reviews
14 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

we stayed here 3 nights and found it clean and very affordable. we had a corner room with a king bed and a balcony. We could see the lake from the balcony and sat out there and read sometimes. the room was very large and comfortable. for the price, it was a fantastic deal in this tourist town. IF you... More

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Red Deer, Canada
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35 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

Our stay was for 3 nights, as we used Nelson as our home base for a motorcycle tour throughout the surrounding area. The room was simple yet spacious, comfortable, and had a small balcony overlooking Kootenay Lake. We appreciated that the location was away from the downtown core and didn't mind the 30 minute walk to reach it. The front... More

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Address: 687 Highway 3A | PO Box 119, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 5P7 , Canada
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Location: Canada > British Columbia > Kootenay Rockies > Nelson
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