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    Dancing Bear Inn

    171 Baker St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4H1, Canada
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          Overview
          • Excellent49%
          • Very good37%
          • Average12%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
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          “private room” (12 reviews)
          “twin bunk” (3 reviews)
          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast included
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 77 reviews

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Good hostel, clean, nice and with friendly staff. Bathrooms located ideally for our double room. Free coffee provided in the morning was nice. Short walk down to shops and good brewery. Can't say much about Nelsom as didnt like it and left after one night!

          Thank l0trfan
          Reviewed 19 May 2017

          The dancing bear is a great, money saving option when staying nelson! I have stayed at the dancing bear twice. Both times the rooms and kitchen were very clean and well stocked with cooking essentials. There are plenty of washrooms and I have never had...More

          Thank Avila H
          Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

          Had a private room first night and it's pretty decent has everything you need. The dorms are great as well very comfortable beds and plenty of locker space. The kitchen is phenomenal and they even have an awesome bbq out back! The staff are what...More

          Thank Jason D
          Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

          Good hostel with a homely feel and well looked after. The kitchen is not equipped at all well so be aware of that. There is no freezer and they have very few utensils. They are also missing any basic food items which many other hostels...More

          Thank GracieMorton95
          Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

          We have stayed in better hostels. While in a great location and clean, the dancing bear inn lacked in other areas. The number of bathrooms was terrible considering the amount of rooms/people. The kitchen was well layed out but was severely under stocked of cooking...More

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          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • US$25 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 15
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          "The private rooms upstairs are warm in the summer. No fans or air conditioning. Dorm rooms are in the..."
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          "Rooms facing the main roads are a bit noisy when the window is open"
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          "Private Rooms are in the top floor. Kitchen & laundry are in the basement."
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