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Dancing Bear Inn

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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Self-Serve Laundry
Public Wifi
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
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Centrally Located
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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Dancing bear inn is a hostel in downtown Nelson. Staff is friendly, accommodations are comfortable- just the basics- bunks, a bathroom down the hall and kitchen facilities in the basement. The lobby is warm and inviting. Nelson is a beautiful small town on the edge...More

Thank usmargot
Reviewed September 8, 2018

First, since this is a hostel, you'll be sleeping with many people, in bunk beds in the same room. That said, it is conveniently located on Baker street and it's very clean. I recommend it if you don't mind the sleeping arrangements.

Thank zich6
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Very quaint, clean and comfortable environment; except they have a no shoes on policy. The staff are very professional. It is right on Baker St. which is the main drag of downtown Nelson. Baker Street is full of small privately owned shops and great places...More

Thank CarolD1625
Reviewed February 5, 2018

This hotel is a great value and experience if you are staying in Nelson. The location is right on Baker Street and within walking distance of restaurants, bars, hotels and great night life. We stayed in a private room during our stay and it was...More

Thank melaniew222
Reviewed February 4, 2018

The Dancing Bear is a really cool hostel. The rates are very reasonable. Location was great. Nice fire going in the common area. Really friendly staff. Linens and towel included in the rate. My room was lovely - quite large for a private in a...More

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"Choose a private room if travelling with 2 or more people."
LauraSham
Jan. 27, 2018
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"The private rooms upstairs are warm in the summer. No fans or air conditioning. Dorm rooms are in the..."
511kellyi
Jun. 28, 2016
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"Rooms facing the main roads are a bit noisy when the window is open"
mandaboulding
May 20, 2016
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"Double with sink"
S333MMjohnm
Nov. 1, 2015
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PRICE RANGE
US$51 - US$56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
CanadaBritish ColumbiaKootenay RockiesNelson
NUMBER OF ROOMS
15
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