Places to stay in Nelson, British Columbia

We currently have 45 accommodations in and around Nelson with other regional listings available for Motels, Hotels, Inns, Campsites and other properties. You can filter listings by the available types:

Nelson is a city located in the Selkirk Mountains on the extreme west arm of Kootenay Lake in the southern interior of British Columbia. Known as "The Queen City" and acknowledged for its impressive collection of restored heritage buildings, Nelson is the seat of the Regional District of Central Kootenay. It is also home to Whitewater Ski Resort and the Nelson Brewing Company, a regional microbrewery, and the restored Capitol Theatre, a regional hub for the performing arts. Provincial Highway 3A passes through Nelson, while scheduled commercial airline service is available at the Castlegar Airport, approximately 43 kilometres south-west of the city. Local restaurants include Panago Pizza, BIBO, All Seasons Cafe Inc, and Jagannatha Express Vegeterian Bistro.

Wondering where to stay? Lodging options in the city are mainly limited to Bed and Breakfast type accommodations, though there are a few nearby hotels. If you are travelling in the area, Nelson is located close to Fishermaiden Lake, Sunshine Bay, Kyawats Mountain, Champion Lakes Park and Arvid Creek.

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Selected and best reviewed properties in Nelson

The Best Western Baker Street Inn & Convention Centre

Photograph of Best Western Baker Street Inn & Convention Centre, Nelson
8 OUT OF 10 We booked this hotel at the last minute and were quite happy. However, the first room we were shown had a very off-putting smell, a mix of stale cigarettes and other, undefined elements. We spoke with the front desk person who came to our room, agreed their was a problem, and promptly placed us in .....

The Stanley House B&B

Photograph of Stanley House B&B, Nelson
In one of Nelson’s grand heritage homes located on a bluff overlooking the old train station and west arm of Kootenay Lake. A designated heritage building, Stanley house was built in 1908 as the home for the District Superintendent of the Canadian Pacific Railway. The guest rooms, The .....

The Garden View Retreat Bed and Breakfast

Photograph of Garden View Retreat Bed and Breakfast, Nelson
Come and relax in the comfort and hospitality of our home. Located uphill Nelson, this Bed and Breakfast backs onto a beautifully wooded area with biking, hiking and cross-country skiing trails. You will experience a panoramic view of the city, Kootenay Lake and the mountains. Our large sundeck .....

Other local Nelson information.

  • Longitude: -117°13'19.2
  • Latitude: 49°28'17.76

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Closed, unlisted or renamed properties

  • Kootenay Paradise B&B, 701 Johnstone road