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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Excellent location and within walking distance of restaurants and shops. Really clean rooms and washrooms aswell as friendly staff. would definitely recommend and would book to stay here next time we are in nelson

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Super friendly and helpful staff! Lovly place,looks and feels cozy. The washrooms are really clean and new.cant find something bad! I really enjoyed my stay here,they also have some parking behind the house.the common room is excellent to get in touch with other travellers.i will definitely coming back for sure.

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Coquitlam, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had never stayed in a hostel before, so this was a new experience. I stayed as part of a motorcycle meet that rented most of the hostel for two days. The place was very clean and well equipped, with friendly staff. I lucked out and was alone in a two-bunk dorm room, so had plenty of space and quiet... More 

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Rifle, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

Very, very clean. Friendly staff. Easy to get to location. Secure bicycle storage in the basement. Plump pillows. Sink in the private room. Nice wood floors. We were able to check in early, which was much appreciated. Official check in is 4 PM.

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Fernie, Canada
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

This hostel was the PERFECT place to stay on our trip to Nelson. Lobby is warm and welcoming and had pleasant people there with good conversation. The staff were kind and helpful and our private room was clean and comfortable. We were pleased with the good sleep we had on the bunk bed mattresses. There were people of all ages... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

Stayed In private room for two which was basically a twin over twin bunk bed. It did have a sink/faucet Pros Generally clean simple hostel Stellar downtown location walking distance to almost everything - friendly staff - excellent Wi-Fi coverage - Nice common area with comfortable chairs - no wineglasses in common kitchen but if you ask the staff on... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016 via mobile

Awesome! More like a nice hotel. Our room was lovely and very clean. Although we were woken up at 6am in the mornings because of sunlight (need some block out curtains!) and traffic on Baker St. Would definitely stay there again. Highly Recommended!

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Thank Beeeeelly
Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

Friendly staff, nice and clean! Had a private room with my friend, small but big enough! Washrooms were clean. Location was very central, perfect for our night out, walking distance from everything! Glad we stayed here.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016

This was our first stop in Canada and we had a very pleasant one night stay. Luckily it was extremely easy to find as we came very unprepared with directions. There is a sink in the room which is great, but shared bathrooms. I loved the furniture! The shared kitchen was nice and big, had plenty of utensils to share... More 

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Thank snowmeiser
Fernie, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

The moment you walk into the hostel it warms the cockles of your heart. Walk down the stairs to a modern and clean kitchen, with a cozy seating area that opens out onto an outdoor patio. The rooms are comforting and relaxing. I highly recommend experiencing this vibrant and well located hostel.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
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Additional Information about Dancing Bear Inn

Address: 171 Baker St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4H1, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Kootenay Rockies > Nelson
Price Range: $46 - $60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Dancing Bear Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 15
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