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Kootenay Lakeview Spa Resort & Event Centre

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Located in the beautiful lakeside community of Queens Bay in Balfour British Columbia near Nelson, The Kootenay Lakeview Spa Resort & Event Centre's all-suite guest rooms all offer the most tremendous views of Kootenay Lake and the Purcell mountain range. Balfour is home to the longest and most scenic free ferry ride in British Columbia and is also known to have outstanding fishing, hiking and outdoor recreation. Kootenay Lakeview Spa Resort & Event Centre is the preferred accommodator of the Balfour 18-hole Championship Golf Course and offers complimentary golf to guests on our onsite Eagleview Executive golf course. The 58.45 pristine acres of resort grounds is located off Queens Bay road at the Balfour Ferry landing, in Nelson, near Ainsworth hotsprings, Kaslo and other popular tourist hotspots. We are the areas leader in weddings and events, creating unique experiences that will last a lifetime.
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Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Hot Tub
Golf course
Banquet Room
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Castlegar Airport62 km
Trail Airport80 km
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful place located on a hillside nestled into the forest. It has a challenging little pitch and put golf course. The rooms are large clean and well stocked with spectacular views of the lake. You can stand there and watch the ferry...More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank 606KennyG
Response from GuestRelationsMangr, Guest Relations Manager at Kootenay Lakeview Spa Resort & Event CentreResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay with us. We are blessed to be in such an amazingly beautiful location. Sitting on almost 60 acres it really is a something to behold. Clean and comfortable rooms make for a restful sleep...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2018

The rooms are new and very comfortable. The beds were wonderful. We enjoyed sitting on our deck just enjoying the view. The service at the desk was friendly and extremely helpful. This is the only place we will stay when going back.More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank IdahoSunshinerocks
Response from GuestRelationsMangr, Guest Relations Manager at Kootenay Lakeview Spa Resort & Event CentreResponded 5 October 2018

Hello, and thank you for your glowing review of Kootenay Lakeview Spa, Resort and Event Centre. We do everything we can to provide a high-quality guest experience, and are glad that he hit the mark for you during this stay. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

We had a very late check in 2:30 am. The resort was very accommodating getting us in late with zero hassle! After a 5 hour drive through the mountains believe me when I say I could not wait to get a comfortable sleep. Well the...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

What a lovely surprise on a late booking off season. Crossed the ferry and our room was so clean and welcoming and the view!!!! The young couple were busy all the time we were there and the breakfast a good start to the day. Thank...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank trifictrish
Response from GuestRelationsMangr, Guest Relations Manager at Kootenay Lakeview Spa Resort & Event CentreResponded 5 October 2018

Hello, and thank you for your very kind review. We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with Kootenay Lakeview Spa, Resort and Event Centre. We hope to see you again soon, and highly recommend taking advantage our our Ainsworth Hot Springs package.

Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

We recently stayed here for two nights. We had a great room, it's off season so the resort was super quiet. The view from the deck was stunning. Beds were comfortable, plenty of towels, microwave, coffee maker and microwave in room. Television channel selections were...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Divecozumel
Response from GuestRelationsMangr, Guest Relations Manager at Kootenay Lakeview Spa Resort & Event CentreResponded 5 October 2018

Hi, and thank you for your wonderful review. We are very proud of Kootenay Lakeview Spa, Resort and Event Centre our out of the way gem. We heartened to hear that you enjoyed your time with us, and hope to see you again soon. Please...More

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23 March 2017|
Response from GuestRelationsMangr | Property representative |
Hi Heather, Our Glacier outdoor Aqua Spa hot pool is currently open, and is included. Thanks for the question.
Room Tips
"Every room has a view, second floor has easier access (no steps)."
2 Oct 2018
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"Ask for a top floor, if you don't want to be bothered by your upstairs neighbours!"
27 Aug 2018
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"Buy the hot springs package! It's cheaper than paying for the 2 separately."
22 Jul 2018
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"All rooms face the lake. No bad location."
9 Jul 2018
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US$110 - US$171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
CanadaBritish ColumbiaKootenay RockiesBalfour
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