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Port Coquitlam, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 11 May 2016

After staying in multiple motels and hotels last year during our trip to AB, we stumbled across the mermaid Lodge. It was by FAR our favourite stay of the whole trip. Upon parking we were greeted by a friendly resident pup who was all wags and tails. Check in was super easy, the lady at the front desk was extremely... More 

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Thank you so much for a wonderful review! Happy to hear are hard work and dedication was appreciated. We are looking forward to welcoming you back soon! The Gillies Family & Staff More 

Kindersley, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 9 May 2016

My family and I went to check out the hot springs, Great location we were right beside ainsworth and was easy access. the room had everything you would need, with separate bedroom for privacy. A great little yard with hot tub and bbq area witch we took advantage of, The building was a bit older but has great history. with... More 

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Vernon, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 4 May 2016

This is a wonderful little cozy place to stay in Ainsworth. Our little fir boy is more than welcome & the folks that own the Hotel are beyond nice. Amazing view, peaceful, very relaxing.Thinking of spending our Anniversary there in November.

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Reviewed 29 April 2016

Nice little motel... dropped in on a Monday evening... the owner was very welcoming and enthusiastic. .room was clean and comfortable... view was awesome. Short walk to hot springs which we took advantage of. If you are looking for a generic, devoid of personality.. the perfect place... keep driving. But.. if you are open to value, clean comfortable rooms, supporting... More 

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Penticton, Canada
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Reviewed 6 March 2016

Location was within walking distance to Hot Springs. The kitchen was well stocked with everything to make your meals if desired. Owners were very friendly and helpful. Restaurant was really 5 star, for their food and service.

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Penticton, Canada
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Reviewed 9 February 2016

Not our 1st stay and wont be our last stay. Owners went out of there way again and changed us rooms do to my allergies. They have done some upgrades which have made the units nicer. Still need a few upgrades including better internet service, and then they would be worth a 5 star.

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Vancouver, Canada
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Reviewed 6 January 2016

Second time we've been here. Very friendly helpful service. Stayed in a very clean 2BR with kitchenette where we cooked our meals. Kitchen supplies are basic but there is a small dining table at which to eat. The rooms are ample in size. The hotel is just steps from Ainsworth Hot Springs. If you tire of the Hot Spring crowd... More 

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Summerland, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Our 17th annual visit to Mermaid Lodge and the Ainsworth Hotsprings. Mermaid Lodge perfect as usual. We really enjoy having our own kitchen and the lake view. New comfy bed and friendly help. We will return again.

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Reviewed 28 October 2015

The owners where very friendly and helpful. Nice clean room. Comfortable and homely. Sadly the hot tub was not working. It looked like reno's where being done so the huge dumpster blocked our view of the lake. Over all we had a great stay and would go back

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Roswell, New Mexico
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Reviewed 19 October 2015

This hotel is over 100 years old and the original lodge at Ainsworth Hot Springs. Additional rooms have been added at a later date, but also have the feel of staying at a private home rather than a typical motel. It is next to the upper parking lot at the hot springs, so you can walk back and forth in... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Clean, comfortable, newly renovated motel kitchenette units that will sleep 2-6 persons and modest, historical lodge units that will sleep 2-5 persons. All units have balconies with lake & mountain views and are conveniently located next door to the Ainsworth Hot Springs Pools and Cave. On-site outdoor BBQ and Jacuzzi/Hottub open year-round. Additional amenities include wireless Internet, satellite TV/Radio and complimentary pool towels. Don't want to drive here?? No problem, we can arrange shuttle service from Nelson Greyhound Bus Lines or Castlegar Airport to Ainsworth Hot Springs. You can also fly in to the new international airport in Cranbrook., B.C., Then rent a car for the scenic 3 hour drive to Ainsworth Hot Springs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mermaid Lodge & Motel

Address: 3622 North Street | P.O. Box 1333, Ainsworth Hot Springs, British Columbia V0G 1A0, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Kootenay Rockies > Ainsworth Hot Springs
Price Range: RM362 - RM438 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Mermaid Lodge & Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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“no good rooms, run down motel”
 of 5 bubbles bonnieburns54, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you eat before you get there. No food services close.”
 of 5 bubbles World_Traveller084, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are good but we like the kitchenettes best.”
 of 5 bubbles 197virginiap, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Hot springs”
 of 5 bubbles zoltank157, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
“lots of hot water but it takes a while to get hot if you choose the far (Number 6) rooms”
 of 5 bubbles BeverlyC594, 22 May 2016 | Read review
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