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Wanaka, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a lovely old hotel, centrally located and full of character but with all the ammenities we needed - comfortable bed and pillows & wonderfully friendly helpful staff. If I could change one thing, it would be the shower over bath set up. A walk in shower with a higher pressure shower head would be an improvement. Including breakfast in...

Thank Sally A
Spokane, Washington
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great time and great staff! Great beers on tap. Seems like the owners and staff are always trying to improve! We ate in a place in the front corner of the Hotel! Very good food. There is a night club down stairs that has live music! There is a pub upstairs which has nelson brewing on tap! Like the face...

Thank Jon S
Spokane, Washington
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My fiance and I came to the Hume for a little weekend get away. Neither of us had been to Nelson before and we couldn't have had a more amazing trip! The hotel staff is incredibly nice and accommodating! We found that all of the staff works together throughout each restaurant which was really nice, it seemed that we got...

Thank may_1020
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

You can go just as a couple. Or with the whole family. It has a very stylish design the rooms are very clean the staff is nice. You can also just go for lunch at the library or family restaurant. I would very much recommend it.

Thank Meadow K
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 12 January 2017

My family of 6, four girls aged between 15- 21, and two partners aged 20 & 21 and my husband and myself booked to stay at The Hume Hotel and Spa for two weeks over Christmas 2016. We were married here 25 years ago and decided to head back for a celebration. We booked the Horace D Hume Suite, which...

Thank mumsy_11
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 11 January 2017

My husband and I recently spent a week at The Hume Hotel. We had a wonderfully large and comfortable room. Every member of the staff were fantastic and friendly, my personal favourite being Jody at the front desk. The breakfasts were terrific and the pub was great fun, especially on Bingo night. I would not hesitate to stay with them...

Thank Donna W
Castlegar, Canada
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I have stayed at this hotel 4 times in 2 years. Every time I am in awe of the top notch service that is demonstrated by every single employee there. Whether it is check-in or out, information, service in the restaurants - it is always the same - THE best I have encountered. The hotel itself is a beautiful structure...

Thank CheriM-W
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

The hotel has over 100 years history which can be seen in the decorations in the front desk and the restaurant. The historic atmosphere is definitely there. Location is good. Hotel is right in the center of Nelson city, next to many shops restaurant and the historic Baker Street. The library lounge and Mike's place are both good places to...

Thank bobster30
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 1 January 2017

There are few things that matter to me more than warm service, a clean, well designed room, and a good story. I work traveled for a decade before having my family. Last week, my husband and I took a long needed solo date night dinner and overnight at the Hume Hotel in Nelson, one of the first hotels in the...

Thank farahnosh
Ryan M, Owner at Hume Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thanks for your rather poignant review of your experience in the Rattenbury Room. Not everyone takes the time to read the history piece with have of Francis Rattenbury's life framed on the wall. While he achieved so much in the world of architecture at the turn of the century, his life came to a tragic end after he was bludgeoned...

Reviewed 27 December 2016

I stayed here with my partner as part of a plot to ask her hand in marriage. Ryan, Lorelei and team went above and beyond to ensure the lead up to the night was smooth and the night itself, incredible. Such a beautiful hotel allowing us to have the complete Nelson feel! Thanks again team!

Thank Mark B
Ryan M, Owner at Hume Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Hey great to hear, Mark. We are so happy that she said YES and that everything went smoothly for you two. I'd still love to meet you in person one of these days. What a great photo you took on our newly carpeted staircase. We appreciate the positivity.

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hume Hotel is a full-service Nelson landmark originally built in 1898 and is a must-see part of your trip to the area. In 2016 finishing touches were put on the last wing of guest rooms. All three floors have been renovated beautifully, maintaining that heritage charm that it is known for while incorporating some new technology like air conditioning and flat screen tvs. Centrally located, it includes the Aura Spa & Salon, General Store Family Restaurant, Mike's Place Pub, the Library Lounge, the Spiritbar entertainment venue, the Liquor Boutique and Banquet Facilities. Overnight stays in any of the guest rooms include a full hot complimentary breakfast in the morning made to your liking. This hotel is full of history, character and amazing staff. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hume Hotel & Spa

Address: 422 Vernon St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4E5, Canada (Formerly Hume Hotel)
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Kootenay Rockies > Nelson
Price Range: RM499 - RM775 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hume Hotel & Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 45
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Also Known As:
Hume Hotel Nelson
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#1 Green Hotel in Nelson
#1 Family Hotel in Nelson
#2 Business Hotel in Nelson
#3 Romantic Hotel in Nelson
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“Some have fire places!”
 of 5 bubbles 284jons, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The Horace Hume Suite is perfect for a longer stay”
 of 5 bubbles mumsy_11, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We had a lovely view of the river. The street was not overly noisy or busy.”
 of 5 bubbles 988donnaw, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Corner rooms for design and highest floors (for best views).”
 of 5 bubbles farahnosh, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are amazing!”
 of 5 bubbles , 26 Dec 2016 | Read review
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