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Elizabeth Lake Lodge

Travelers' Choice award winner
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590 Van Horne St. South, Cranbrook, British Columbia V1C 4W7, Canada
Elizabeth Lake Lodge

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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Victoria, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stopped here on our first night driving from Calgary to Vancouver. Rachel was very helpful and had tips for town, and we loved the location by the lake our back and being able to watch trains go by out front. The Lodge rooms are very well-designed and had everything we could have wanted. The details were wonderful, from the... More 

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United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This lodge is my favorite place that I have stayed at in all my travelling years! There's heated tiles in the bathrooms, an AMAZING mini golf course (with 18 holes), dimmer switch lights next to the beds, a kitchen (with microwave, stove, fridge, cabinets, silverware, bowls, and plates) in the double queen bedroom. I enjoyed staying at the Elizabeth Lake... More 

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Cranbrook, Canada
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33 reviews 33 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The flagship of lodge/motels with kitchenettes The owners of this independent lodge have worked hard to earn a gold star for this exceptional accommodation. We have stayed here a couple times and it stands out here and places that we have stayed at across Canada.

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47 reviews 47 reviews
22 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Some have taste, but no resources. Others have resources but little taste. The owners of Elizabeth Lake Lodge are in the small minority that have both. This place is a visual treat inside and out, and I can only echo what many others have said. Far above most places you can find anywhere whatever the price. Any serious motel/hotel operator... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Picked Elizabeth Lake Lodge as it was a half way stop for us, what a great place ,very clean, King bed was so comfortable, When you check in your offered a German Chocolate ,Owner was very attentive taking us to our room and showing us how everything worked.Heated Bath Towel rack, outside equally impressive with mini golf course,' very well... More 

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Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
19 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This motel is located at the eastern end of the main road that runs through Cranbrook and adjoins a bird sanctuary on Elizabeth Lake itself. The room was simply but very nicely appointed with two queen beds, TV, bathroom/toilet, fridge, oven, microwave, kitchenette area with cutlery, crockery and some kitchen equipment. There was even a tea towel, dishcloth and washing... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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87 reviews 87 reviews
47 hotel reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here because it was the #1 rated Tripadvisor hotel in Cranbrook. What a great find! Owner/operators are as attentive to detail as I would be if I ran a hotel. Recent, complete, room renovations; and so many pleasant surprises, including the heated tile bathroom floor! Save time for at least one round on the world's most imaginative miniature... More 

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Bellevue, Washington
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68 reviews 68 reviews
10 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The other reviews were right. This is a little gem of a place. Nothing flashy, nothing ritzy, just friendly service and perfect execution on the little things. First, I was greeted like a long-time friend. Most times, you can tell the person doesn't really mean it and is just putting on a face. Not here. You can tell they are... More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

I was a bit hesitant at first, when I realized the lodge was on main street across from the railway tracks however any concerns I had were misplaced. The lodge has recently been renovated and is clean and quiet. The folks running it are attentive and anxious to ensure they do whatever is possible to provide their guests with a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015 via mobile

What a find... from the great personal service of the personable and cool owner George, to the beautiful rooms and views (see pics attached), to the beautiful knotted wood furniture, very comfy beds and our favourite- the heated bathroom tile floors!- this place is special. There's no way of to recommend the Elizabeth Lake Lodge more highly. Make time to... More 

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