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Kwa'lilas Hotel

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful experience at the Kwa'lilas Hotel in Port Hardy! Staff were fantastic, rooms for comfortable, and the food at the restaurant was great as well. Also great to learn about the local First Nations' influence and ownership of the hotel, the local Aboriginal artwork was really cool to see. Every time I visit Port Hardy, I will stay at this...

Thank Chris H
Guest-Relations-KEDC, Guest Relations at Kwa'lilas Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Chris, Thank you for staying with us and for your wonderful comments about our hotel. The chef and his team will be very pleased with your comments about the restaurant and so glad you enjoyed the Aboriginal artwork on display. We are very proud of it.

Port Hardy, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the hotel to have dinner in the new restaurant and were very impressed with the decor, staff and the meal that was served to us. It was excellent. On finishing our meal we were given a tour of the hotel and we were very impressed with the rooms. Excellent addition to Port Hardy.

Thank indiancycle
Guest-Relations-KEDC, Guest Relations Manager at Kwa'lilas Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to comment Indiancycle. We are glad you enjoyed your dinner and tour of the hotel. We are very proud of this beautiful new hotel and we look forward to welcoming you back!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel absolutely blew me away as I've stayed here in the past and just cannot believe the change. The Indigenous art through the the entire property makes you feel like you are staying In an upscale art gallery. The beds and linens are top notch quality and the rooms are super clean. We went for dinner and had the...

Thank Erik B
Guest-Relations-KEDC, Guest Services Relations at Kwa'lilas Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Erik, We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay including the local Aboriginal art and the cuisine in Ha'me' our restaurant. I will pass on your comments to the chef and his team. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Black Creek, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment I arrived I was impressed by this newly renovated hotel. Beautiful artwork by local first nations, friendly and helpful staff and a super comfortable bed made my stay very pleasant. I was attending a conference off the site but did get to enjoy one dinner which was fantastic. Fresh halibut, prepared perfectly - delicious!

Thank Erin N
Guest-Relations-KEDC, Guest Relations at Kwa'lilas Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Erin. We are thrilled with our new hotel and so happy that you enjoyed it too!

Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Although renovations were still taking place we were very lucky to stay here for one night. The rooms are fantastic and Davis and his team were wonderful. Would loved to have stayed longer but as we were on a group tour that was leaving on the ferry next morning so this wasn't possible. We were provided with a lovely "grab...

1Thank SheilaDebrito
Guest-Relations-KEDC, Guest Relations at Kwa'lilas Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sheila Debrito, We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay. We too are excited to open this beautiful accommodation facility and we hope we have the opportunity to welcome you back soon. kind regards, Guest Service Team

Saskatchewan, Canada
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

We were looking forward to our stay in this new hotel before the ferry. We received a call from the hotel the week before our reservation and they said they had to book us into another hotel as they had a "hydro" emergency. When we arrived to Port Hardy, it was clear there was no emergency. They are far from...

1Thank KarrieSask
Guest-Relations-KEDC, Manager at Kwa'lilas Hotel, responded to this review

Dear KarrieSask, Our deepest apology for this experience with our hotel and the hotel we relocated you too. This is certainly not the stay you expected or or the stay you deserved. At the time that we moved your reservation there was very little availability in Port Hardy and we booked your reservation at the best that was available. It...

Reviewed 23 June 2016

They didn't mention this when you book but the whole hotel is under renovations and you don't stay there. You stay at a sister property call the Pier Side Landing. The Pier Side was less than expected. My room was on the bottom and outside. The view I guess would have been good had the weather cooperated. Breakfast is coffee,...

2Thank Drifter1966

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Kwa’lilas Hotel (meaning a ‘place to sleep’) is a premier First Nations four-star destination hotel located on the North Island. The hotel features 85 guestrooms plus meeting space to accommodate up to 150 people. A curated selection of authentic local Aboriginal art can be found throughout the hotel celebrating local traditions, stories and culture. Hotel guests can also choose to participate in a selection of eco-adventure tours and cultural experiences guided by community members and local experts. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kwa'lilas Hotel

Address: 9040 Granville Street, Port Hardy, British Columbia V0N 2P0, Canada (Formerly Port Hardy Inn)
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Port Hardy
Price Range: $140 - $203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Kwa'lilas Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 85
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Port Hardy Hotel
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