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North Shore Inn

687 Highway 3A | PO Box 119, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 5P7 , Canada
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited here in July. Though the hotel is a little way from the town of Nelson, there was a restaurant in walking distance just down the road and the food was very good. The hotel was adequate, the bedroom a good size with a view looking across the Colombian river. The husband and wife team who were running the... More

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summerland bc can.
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed there last night, room was clean, good sized and the balcony was nice bonus. I did see some seniors struggling with the stairs. Our room was pet-friendly and there was a great dog beach just down the highway, by the bridge.

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Boulder
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rooms at this motel are old and basic, but clean. Ours had a balcony, which gave us a nice view. North Shore Inn is quiet because it's located away from the city center and main area of town. The staff is friendly and helpful. Breakfast is very bare bones - you can find a much better meal or snack if... More

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Ontario
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34 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

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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Drachten
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30 hotel reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

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
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

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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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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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
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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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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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