Welcome to our hostel
Centrally located in Nelson's historic downtown, the Dancing Bear Inn is the perfect home base for travelers in search of a true 'Kootenay experience'. Whether you're travelling alone or in a group, with your partner or your family, we offer a variety of accommodation options that combine the ambiance of a bed & breakfast with the simplicity and affordability of classic European lodging. With the travelers budget and comfort and in mind, HI-Nelson offers a wide range of amenities, including a fully provisioned guest kitchen, free wi-fi, a resource library and on-site parking.
The Dancing Bear Inn is an international travelers hostel born of the belief that perfect accommodations should invite travelers of all ages and nationalities into a common experience; personalized but not exclusive, engaging not isolating, and comfortable but not expensive.
HI-Nelson, Dancing Bear Inn looks forward to making your acquaintance!