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    Mermaid Lodge & Motel

    3622 North Street | P.O. Box 1333, Ainsworth Hot Springs, British Columbia V0G 1A0, Canada
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    Overview

    • Excellent36%
    • Very good32%
    • Average11%
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    “hot tub” (24 reviews)
    “minute walk” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 June 2016

    Very clean. A little dated but still extremely comfortable (the bed was wonderful!) Beautiful views of Kootenay Lake from my room. It's right next door to Ainsworth Hot Springs, about a 50 yard walk. The owners are very accommodating, sweet, and friendly. I will definitely...More

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    Response from MermaidMotel, Manager at Mermaid Lodge & Motel

    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

    Reviewed 23 May 2016

    The hosts, including Robbie the dog, couldn't have been more welcoming here. Our room, although small for four adults (the extra bedroom was teensy) was full of character and charm with a well-stocked kitchen. We enjoyed the full-sized hot tub in the gazebo as well...More

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    Response from MermaidMotel, Manager at Mermaid Lodge & Motel

    Thank you so much for your kind and generous review! Happy to know our dedication and hard work is appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! The Gillies Family & Staff

    Reviewed 22 May 2016

    My Boyfriend and I decided to take a Hot springs tour of BC and Alberta for my birthday. We came across the Mermaid Lodge in Ainsworth BC. When we walked in the Lady at the counter was super friendly. The suite she gave us was...More

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    Response from MermaidMotel, Manager at Mermaid Lodge & Motel

    Thank you so much for a wonderful review! We are glad to hear you enjoyed the rooms to the fullest! We look forward to welcoming you back to The Mermaid Lodge & Motel. The Gillies Family & Staff

    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...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

    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...More

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    Ainsworth Motel
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$90 - US$110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Room & Suite (11)
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    canada59
    do you always change the room rates after guests arrive ?
    16 January 2015|
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    Response from canada59 | Reviewed this property |
    yes they do, and will. then report you !!
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    canada59
    do you always change the rates for rooms after guests arrive ?
    16 January 2015|
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    Response from MermaidMotel | Property representative |
    Thank you for your question regarding our rates. We do sometimes change our rates when a guest arrives, depending upon which special discount they are expecting on arrival. We often have different Specials during the year... More
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    "private balcony with a beautiful view of the lake and mountains. easy access to nearby restaurant and hot..."
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    "The kitchenette rooms are very handy, The Hotsprings Hotel does have an excellent restaurant."
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    "Kitchenette- slightly newer, great cost for what you get, all the rooms of amazing views."
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    "no good rooms, run down motel"
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