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HI Nelson, Dancing Bear Inn

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HI Nelson

Dancing Bear Inn

HI Nelson, Dancing Bear Inn

1.877.352.7573
171 Baker Street
Nelson, British Columbia
V1L 4H1

Nelson is in the heart of the Kootenays, where mountains are part of the family. This historic town harkens back to the silver rush days, even though today it's more of an outdoor paradise. HI Nelson combines the ambiance of a bed & breakfast with the simplicity and affordability of classic European lodging.

Highlights
  • Sleep in a classic mountain town lodge
  • Sink into a comfy chair by the fireplace
  • Explore the town's heritage and arts
Reservations & Other Inquiries
1.877.352.7573
1.250.352.7573
Useful Info

Open: Year round
Check-in: 16:00
Check-out: 11:00

Amenities

  • Free wifi
    Free wifi
  • Free parking
    Free parking
  • Tourist Info
    Tourist Info
  • Bike storage
    Bike storage
  • Kitchen
    Kitchen
All Amenities & Facilities

A glimpse of the hostel

Beautiful Nelson
Shared Room
Private Room
Private Room
Private Twin Room
Kitchen
Lounge
Lounge
Lounge
Local Area

Beds & Rooms

Private Rooms

Private Twin Room

Comfortable private room with a set of bunk beds with quality bedding and duvets.  Sleeps 2. Perfect for those seeking affordable peace and quiet.

  • Individual Locker
    Individual Locker
  • Towels
    Towels
  • Linens
    Linens
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Private Room

Our private double rooms have a double bed and one twin bunk bed with quality bedding and duvets. Sleeps 4.  Great for families and small groups.

  • Individual Locker
    Individual Locker
  • Towels
    Towels
  • Linens
    Linens
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Shared Rooms

8-Bed Room

Spacious shared room for up to eight guests. Includes locker and quality bedding and duvet.  Choose from men-only, women-only or mixed-gender rooms.

  • Individual Locker
    Individual Locker
  • Towels
    Towels
  • Linens
    Linens
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Group Bookings

Conveniently situated in Nelson's historic downtown, HI Nelson, Dancing Bear Inn is the perfect home base for groups of up to 43 in search of the Kootenay experience. The hostel is close to cafes, pubs, galleries and shops. Enjoy nearby Kootenay Lake and Whitewater Ski resort.

Groups Information

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Book Your Stay
HI Nelson, Dancing Bear Inn

No fees. No deposit.