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Mountain Hound Inn

2.0 of 5 Inn   |   621 Baker Street, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4J3, Canada
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Ranked #9 of 13 Nelson B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Missoula, Montana
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here during a bike tour of the Selkirk Loop and the Mountain Hound Inn was perfect. We got a room at the end of the hallway and had a nice view of the water. Beds were very comfortable and towels soft. The bathroom was small, no outlet, but the shower was fine. We were able to store our... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staff was very nice and informative. Good location, right in the city centre surrounded by heritage buildings. Tourist office and a very scenic waterfront park nearby. The complimentary breakfast was not appealing, we went to a local bakery for our breakfast instead. The hotel is in a small old building on a busy street with no elevator. Small and old... More

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Surrey
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We stayed here for two nights recently and were very disappointed. We had originally booked three nights but left a day early - would have left after one night except for the 48 hour cancellation policy. ( All the other places we stayed at during this trip had a 24 hour policy!) The room is very small, the walls are... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I arrived in Nelson on a quiet and slightly wet weekend in June. I'd booked the Mountain Hound as much for it's name and site picture as anything else. I initially regretted my decision as I had a room which adjoined 3 other rooms or more importantly the rooms' air conditioning units!!! This was my only view. I don't like... More

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London, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

stayed in Feb whilst we skied White water. this place is clean comfortable and Just brilliant value. we are planning to return, despite the party on our first night it really was very quiet. this place is great.

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Melbourne, Australia
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9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

As the title says, the rooms are acceptable (i.e. clean) but are nothing to rave about. They a small, utilitarian and have a great view of a blank wall. However, the location if fabulous and the price was right. Well worth it as long as you did not intend to spend much of your time in the room.

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Vancouver B. C. Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I stayed at the Mountain Hound Inn mid April while working at a Music Festival for 4 days at the local Selkirk College. The rooms can be as low priced as $59.00 per night, and are basic lodging. The flat screen TV & free wi-fi worked well.The Hotel is situated on the main street of town and is close to... More

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Courtenay, Canada
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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

After a month at the Yasodhara Ashram on a retreat, it was so nice, for the price of a private room at the highly rated (and very nice) hostel to stay in a private room with private bathroom at the Mountain Hound Inn. Failing to get the cheapest rate on booking.com, I phoned and had no problem getting a room... More

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Sacramento
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

I books 3 rooms here for a quick overnight during a recent ski trip to southern British Columbia. The Mountain Hound was terrific. The front desk was super helpful when I booked and continued that service upon arrival and during our stay. The hotel is clean, inexpensive and obviously has undergone a recent renovation. Skis can be stored downstairs. There... More

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Delta, Canada
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Mountain hound is more like a motel. Don't let that put you off. It is not luxury but more than adequate. The beds were extremely comfortable and clean. The showers have excellent water pressure. Cleaned up and well rested this place is perfectly located and priced to hit the 'pow'. Whitewater lived up to its reputation, powder extraordinaire. So much... More

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Address: 621 Baker Street, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4J3, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Kootenay Rockies > Nelson
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Mountain Hound Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 19
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