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Nelsons "Main Street" is always a hive of activity

Most the interesting shops,(and a really good brewery) are on this street and all the good... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lots going on

Really cool vibe along Baker Street with all sorts of shops, food, art, etc. Grab a cuppa from... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Canmore, Canada
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Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4G8, Canada
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All reviews interesting shops people watching shops and restaurants great shopping farmers market on wednesdays window shopping unique items few blocks clothing stores great variety big city downtown nelson small town both sides downtown core few hours
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Most the interesting shops,(and a really good brewery) are on this street and all the good restaurants are within 2 blocks of it. Buskers are playing year-round. During the summer there is a street market on Wednesday and Friday and most of the restaurants have...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank tdog25
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really cool vibe along Baker Street with all sorts of shops, food, art, etc. Grab a cuppa from one of the several great options and go for a stroll to take in the Nelson scene.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SGFranklin
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

This street in Nelson is so packed with great little shops everywhere! It's got a little something for everyone!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank danielles532
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Lots of amazing shops! The locals are friendly, there’s plenty of places to eat at and there is always live music to check out.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kaylee K
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Shopping here when your on a vacation is how you hear "where did you get that". This neighborhood has no empty shops and boast one of the most diverse shopping experiences you'll ever have.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank whotoonie
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Baker Street is in the heart of downtown Nelson which has a very well deserved reputation for being a laid back city. The shops along Baker Street are a wonderful eclectic collection of individual businesses with something to please for everyone. Wander along the street...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Hazel F
Reviewed 2 October 2018

too many transit people and pan handlers I come from big city and this was worse.. Stopped at a resturaunt and it was bad so not wanting to go back. there is a little shop at bottom of hill that was great it is a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Anne C
Reviewed 30 September 2018

There is more to Nelson than Baker Street. But it is the heart of this delightful Kootenay's city. Lots of interesting shops, cafes, and not one international chain. The street was closed off for a custom car rally which was great fun...lots of vehicles from...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Gardiner W
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Part of Nelson's charm comes from it's unique shops. Many businesses are only in Nelson and are wonderful because they are one and only stores.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Terry B
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

A great street to enjoy historic buildings with incredible stores and restaurants to ensure you don’t go hungry while buying cool stuff we don’t find at home.

Date of experience: September 2018
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5 March 2017|
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Response from Shawn M | Reviewed this property |
Several businesses were closed on Sunday. It's definitely not the best day for a full shopping experience.