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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

girlfriend and I drove up from Oregon to check out the lovely town of Nelson. With no plans on it. We got to the the info center and got a phone number to call and they had a room. Price was reasonable as the location (smack dab the middle of town) was perfect. AC blew cold and the bed was...

Thank Jim N
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We were a little unsure about this hotel as the photos on line look a bit like a concrete bunker lol The room was clean, the bed was decent and the overall experience was good. I wouldn't recommend this as a luxury hotel but if you want good value for your money and a decent place to sleep this is...

Thank Emaleth9999
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Pleasure to stay here. Friendly staff, clean and comfortable rooms, great price. Super close to multiple fabulous food venues and historic surroundings. Enjoyed our stay! Be sure to stop for a Sangria at the Hume or a burger at the "hole"

Thank Lisa H
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed two nights while touring the area. This is basic accommodation, but excellent value for the price. Right on Main Street. Would definitely stay there again. Look other reviews the only minor hassle is parking. Not that big a deal. Considering check in is at 4:00 pm and parking is free after 5:00 pm small inconvenience.

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 30 July 2016

If your aesthetic taste includes concrete block structures with cell-like rooms, then you will be happy here. This establishment is by no means a "boutique hotel" as described on its website. The concrete block walls in our room were efflorescing beneath the coat of drab beige paint, which did provide a textural element to the surroundings. Otherwise, this is not...

Thank Discerning67
Reviewed 26 July 2016

My husband and I stayed at this hotel on our way to Revelstoke and based on the reviews I was sort of shocked at how run down it was. It is an older hotel and the rooms are extremely small. The front desk was very nice but if you are at all picky about where you like to sleep you...

Thank Kathy C
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Really nice place to stay right on the main street of Nelson. Modest but with nice design touches. No parking though and you must feed the 2 hour meters in front constantly or park on an adjacent street. Staff will feed the meters for you though if you give them the money to do so!

Thank Greg O
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 13 July 2016

OK! This is a budget motel, but it has its perks. There is no parking lot. There is free street parking in front of the inn from 5 pm to 9 am. Staff are even willing to feed coins in the parking meter if necessary. Rooms are small. Barely room to turn around with the king-size bed in our room....

Thank OneWayVancouver
Santa Cruz, California
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

We drove into Nelson late evening and stopped to find a place to spend the night. There were no rooms available at the Mountain Hound Inn. We were disappointed but the receptionist Man-Ying went above and beyond to help us find another place nearby. Man-Ying had a cute personality and was so amazingly helpful that next time we head to...

Thank Marci5
Burlington On, Canada
Reviewed 13 June 2016

The staff were great, the room was clean and the bed comfortable. The air conditioner worked fine ( it was 35 deg C outside ). This is great value as everything else in Nelson is much more. We stayed for four nights.

Thank Hart_to_Hart_ON

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come and stay in Nelson's newest boutique hotel, the Mountain Hound Inn. Located right in the heart of historic baker street, we're only steps away from Nelson's finest shops, restaurants and nightlife. Flat screen LCD TVs, complimentary high-speed internet connection in each room, right down to the luxurious triple-sheeted beds at budget rates, the Mountain Hound Inn offers a stay like no other. For Years the Mountain Hound Inn has catered to travelers of all kinds. Our staff are passionate about where we live and what we do, and we love to share that passion for all that Nelson and the Kootenay Region has to offer with our guests. Hiking, Biking, Motorcycling. Fishing, Climbing, Kayaking. Skiing, Boarding, Snow-Shoeing. Nelson is a gem of outdoor activity, and we love to see you get out and enjoy it! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mountain Hound Inn

Address: 621 Baker St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4J3, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Kootenay Rockies > Nelson
Price Range: RM320 - RM422 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Mountain Hound Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 19
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“Ask for a room away from the top of the stairs. The far ends of the hallways are best.”
 of 5 bubbles 411pennys, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Hard to say which would be a good room as it's a bit like picking an inside cabin on a cruise ship.”
 of 5 bubbles Emaleth9999, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms on the second floor up a rather rather steep set of stairs. This is just a basic inn, but we liked it.”
 of 5 bubbles OneWayVancouver, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms further from the stairwell/ice machine are more quiet No real views”
 of 5 bubbles bongoes2016, 13 Apr 2016 | Read review
“No elevator & all rooms are up 2 small flights of stairs. Not a good choice for anyone with disabilities/wheelchair/walking issues.”
 of 5 bubbles mrs_bbury, 26 Mar 2016 | Read review
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