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51 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This little gem was a perfect spot to stop. Having camped for several days on our economical family vacation, staying in a motel was expected to be a warm and dry treat. We got much more than that here. There were small kitchenettes in each room, BBQs and picnic tables/chairs with an absolutely breathtaking view of Kootenay Lake. The room... More 

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Elk, Washington
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17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed Friday to Monday. The rooms are clean and the kitchenettes are well stocked. There is good air circulation with all the screened windows. The owners are very accommodating. They provided extra pillows for the bed and coffee for the normal sized coffee pot. What fun for all to be able to have a cup of coffee at once.... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a small, family run motel with only 8 units. The rooms are small, basic but ok. There is one "cabin" that could sleep up to 8 people, but most are best-suited to couples or a family of 4. Close to hot springs.

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Thank Dawn R
BeagleWestKootenay, Owner at Ainsworth Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review and supporting small family run operations. Since our rooms have kitchenettes and are really well equipped we risk taking up any spare space making the rooms appear smaller than they are. Our cabin is a great choice for larger groups and family bookings. We consider ergonomics and are continually making upgrades. We look... More 

calgary
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent 2 nights at the Ainsworth Motel in early July. Chose this motel because of the reviews here on Trip Advisor. This is what we look for in accommodations: clean and well maintained rooms, convenient location and reasonably priced. We got what we wanted and more. Yes this is an older motel and the owners clearly have invested a... More 

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BeagleWestKootenay, Owner at Ainsworth Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review. We are happy you enjoyed a relaxing and friendly stay. We enjoy meeting our guests and providing any information or advice to ensure they have a wonderful vacation. We look forward to your next visit. More 

Lumby, Canada
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just returned from a wonderful holiday in the Kootenays. We spent our first night in the motel. The room was very clean. Our hosts were very helpful even telling us a great place to eat. We would recommend the motel to anyone. Thanks again Heather and Ron

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BeagleWestKootenay, Owner at Ainsworth Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review. We are happy you enjoyed your stay and look forward to your next visit. More 

Pincher Creek, Canada
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52 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a nice motel. Clean and tidy. Owners love dogs! The view of the lake is breathtaking. The rooms are cute and comfy. The staff is super friendly and helpful. We are trying to make plans to return already. Love it!

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Thank simonsage
BeagleWestKootenay, Owner at Ainsworth Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review. We are pet owners and we opened select rooms as 'pet friendly' accommodations. We are happy you enjoyed your stay and look forward to your next visit. More 

New Westminster, British Columbia
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

First time here, just an over nighter. Cute, clean & peaceful. Definately recommend. Will be back for sure. Great area to cook your own meals. Rooms come nicely equipped with cooking supplies. Easy walk to hotsprings and beautiful view of lake.

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BeagleWestKootenay, Owner at Ainsworth Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review. We are happy you enjoyed your stay and look forward to your next visit. More 

Lethbridge, Alberta
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

We aren't world travellers by any means, but we've stayed in some nice places in other countries. The Ainsworth Motel is in my opinion one of the best we have ever stayed in. The room was spotlessly clean with a brand new bed, as well as a fully stocked kitchenette perfect for my husband and I. We spent a week... More 

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BeagleWestKootenay, Owner at Ainsworth Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the super kind review and supporting small operators like us. From the moment you check in we continually urge our guests to let us know if there are any concerns and if there is anything we can do to make your stay more pleasant. We are happy you enjoyed your stay and look forward to your next... More 

Calgary, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

We have been staying in this motel for a two nights. It has a great facilities, beautiful view and great people who created our comfort. Very clean place located close to hot springs with beautiful view on Kootenay Lake. Thank to Glen and his wife for their hospitality. Yuriy and his 10 friends

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BeagleWestKootenay, Owner at Ainsworth Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review. We are happy you enjoyed your stay and look forward to your next visit. More 

Alberta, Canada
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54 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

The grounds and outside of the motel are very attractive, but the inside not so much. When we arrived, there was a strong odor in our room (chemical spray? Comet?) and we (and noted others) had to leave our door open for a while to air it out. The room is on the small side, outdated, somewhat dingy and the... More 

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Thank albertaroadtripper
BeagleWestKootenay, Owner at Ainsworth Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review. We took time to investigate the smell and we determined that we recently replaced the beds and the scotchgard was likely the smell you describe. This will decrease in time. While we are continually updating décor and amenities we did find the ceiling bulbs could be brighter in that room and promptly changed... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Now that we have owned our Motel for just over a year we have replaced all the TV's with 32 inch flat screens, some new furniture, lamps, décor, 2 BBQ's, and new lawn chairs. We are not increasing room prices!! We have not charged more for extra adults and there is no charge for children. Also are now going to have a couple select rooms that will be for pets! Located in beautiful Ainsworth Hot Springs, BC, Canada, just a 2 minute walk to the relaxing naturally hot pools. Ainsworth Motel offers a unique country setting with clean, quiet and comfortable rooms at lowest prices in town! We have queen bed rooms with kitchenette units, Queen and Double bed with kitchenettes, as well as a large fully furnished family unit with complete kitchen facilities & separate bedroom, all with a breathtaking view of beautiful Kootenay Lake and its surrounding mountains. We offer complimentary coffee, tea, makeup wipes, shampoo, conditioner, soap, microwave, satellite TV, Wi-Fi, a front deck and lawn area complete with 2 BBQ's and picnic tables all at an affordable price. Family friendly with lawn games, books and board games to entertain. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ainsworth Motel

Address: 3595 Hwy 31, Ainsworth Hot Springs, British Columbia V0G 1A0, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Kootenay Rockies > Ainsworth Hot Springs
Price Range: $66 - $102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Ainsworth Hotel Hot Springs
Ainsworth Motel Hot Springs
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