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The Wells Hotel

2341 Pooley Street | P.O. Box 39, Wells, British Columbia V0K 2R0, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very good clean and the pub was great any local artist set up herrein the kitchen is a old wood stove and in the dining room there is antics old pianoin town small GitHub shop for local souvenirs for e Very body to enjoy.

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Thank Rollande T
Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently checked into the Wells Hotel and checked out a half hour later. The hotel is not as described on line. Our room was very small with a old fashion sink at the foot of the bed. Bathroom was very small..... Reminded me of an old boarding house. There was no closet or dresser for your clothes and no... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On the plus side, the hotel staff was reasonably helpful, and the hotel is only a handful of minutes from barkerville. The Barkerville website says "recently renovated" which is a joke. The only thing that is maybe updated is the lobby. In functionality it's still stuck in the thirties and lacks a lot of standard amenities, like TVs or phones... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great Old hotel. Loved it. Room had everything Great bathroom. Very friendly staff. Close to Barkerville village. Highly recommended Food was great as was the pub down stairs. Very comfortable bed and very warm rooms as the weather wasn't the best when we were there. Will stay there again

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Thank Wendy M
Vancouver, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our stay was very stressful! The good things: the bed was comfortable, some of the staff were pleasant and tried to be helpful, supplied toiletries were of good quality, and the room was clean. The not so good things: Total disorganization of their booking system (which involves a binder, a ledger book, staff not communicating with each other and apparently... More 

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Thank Auntbeast
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

the thing with this place is that the hotel itself is from 1933. the rooms arent going to be like the radisson in downtown calgary. the room itself was small, but clean, the bed was comfortable and the place was quiet. wifi worked fine and the pub downstairs is great.

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Banff, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

Wells itself is fantastic- with great people, great hiking and lots of things to do..not to mention being moments from Barkerville. However: the hotel here, which to be honest has good natured staf there doing their best (the cook and the bartender tried to provide check in service). However: we experienced--1) no record of our reservation on check in and... More 

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015

I visited Wells for a conference recently and The Wells Hotel was home-base for 5 days. Wells itself has not even 300 residents, so my business traveler expectations were accordingly low. The Hotel is in an old building with dated, or perhaps a better word is historic, decor and ambience. My room was basic but comfortable. It had a private... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

Surly, unhelpful owner, who hovered, off centre, like a spectre.. Scruffy accommodation, basic room and no heating. My husband slept in the robe provided. When asked where we could eat dinner we were pointed to "down the road" as owner disappeared into pub. This was a blessing as we found a charming, warm, welcoming cafe, The Bear's Paw. What really... More 

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Smithers, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

Checked in late on a Friday night. Our room had its own bathroom and shower but the room was just barely bigger than the bed. The sink was basically beside the bed. The baseboards in the bathroom were disgustingly dirty. There was a hole in our ceiling where a larger smoke alarm must have been. No TV, no phone which... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Wells Hotel

Address: 2341 Pooley Street | P.O. Box 39, Wells, British Columbia V0K 2R0, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Cariboo > Wells
Price Range: $65 - $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Wells Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 13
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