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Kokanee Glacier Resort

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Certificate of Excellence
A breathtaking view of the Kootenay Lake, only an eight minute drive to the city of Nelson, and close to the Kokanee Glacier Park. The Kokanee Glacier Resort is an excellent starting point for exploring the best of the Kootenays. Comfortable air conditioned suites complete with private bedroom(s), kitchens and many other amenities make this the perfect family vacation destination, or just a great overnight visit.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Room features
Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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2615 3a Hwy, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 6K9 Canada
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Castlegar Airport26 mi
Trail Airport40 mi
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Comfortable and clean. I think we had a suite - it had a kitchenette/lounge with separate bathroom and bedroom. There isn't much around here in terms of restaurants or shops. We drove back to Nelson for food to cook - we could have planned that better! No breakfast provided
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Its a shoulder season when we checked in. The building is a little old, we dont mind the room but the location is excellent! Overlooking at the lake. the garden is excelent and who doesnt like a campfire at night? We got more than we paid for.. I will definitly coming back..
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It was ok hotel. It would have been better if there was a pool. One can go to the public beach that's right down from the hotel but one has to walk some scratchy looking steps. Once you do get down the beach, it's right next to someone's back yard witch make you feel like your
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I stay here 2 or 3 times a year for my work and the manager and staff have been awesome, nice clean room, quiet and well maintained grounds and view of the lake. The resort has a large covered area for sitting and a barbecue for guest use and a great view to go with your morn
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Room had a nice little kitchenette and was very clean. it was only 10-15 min outside Nelson. It also had access to the beach which was nice it was so hot. It also had a complimentary breakfast. it was very reasonable compared to the downtown hotels that were very expensive.
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View of the lake from the 2nd story balcony.
Photo of our dog in the doorway of our pet-friendly room
Room 204 too close to smoking balcony. But clean and updated room!
Room 204 too close to smoking balcony. But clean and updated room!
Room 204 too close to smoking balcony. But clean and updated room!
"great views and 10 mins to Nelson"
"Lake view rooms are great."
"Ground floor allows you to park right next to the room. One flight up has nicer view."
"Book an upper floor, super squeaky floors"
"rooms on the second level but not near the BBQ deck"
US$80 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
CanadaBritish ColumbiaKootenay RockiesNelson
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