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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
    • Excellent39%
    • Very good32%
    • Average10%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible13%
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    “hot tub” (24 reviews)
    “minute walk” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Pets Allowed
    Private Balcony
    Breakfast included
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

    This place is very outdated and falling apart. The deck was falling off and dangerous, the bathroom door didn't close and the bed was old and uncomfortable. It's such a shame that an old building like that isn't being restored or looked after. It could...More

    Thank terah55
    Response from MermaidMotel, Manager at Mermaid Lodge & MotelResponded 2 August 2016

    We are very sorry to hear that your stay was not enjoyed. We are doing our very best during this extremely busy time of year for us, to keep up with any repairs or updates the building might need. We are currently on the works...More

    Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

    Value and location. Located 100m from the Hot Springs and costing much much less then staying there the Mermaid provides clean recently renovated rooms. It looks rough on the outside but the inside (not fancy) is clean and rustic. The motel is also pet friendly....More

    Thank Brian B
    Response from MermaidMotel, Manager at Mermaid Lodge & MotelResponded 9 July 2016

    Thank you for the kind review! The Mermaid Lodge & Motel is currently the oldest establishment on Kootenay Lake. Dating back to 1891, it is about 125 years old. Glad you enjoyed the rooms as we try to keep them as up to date as...More

    Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

    We were a little hesitate on arrival. It was difficult to find entrance due to fact it is slightly hidden and The outside of motel was dated and hotel hidden by shrubbery but the room was clean and comfortable. And we liked the fact it...More

    Thank Debbie T
    Response from MermaidMotel, Manager at Mermaid Lodge & MotelResponded 8 July 2016

    Thank you for the review! Glad you enjoyed our location next to the Hot Springs. The Mermaid Lodge & Motel is the oldest running establishment on Kootenay Lake. Built in 1891 it has been around for 125 Years. We try to keep the units clean...More

    Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

    This was our first time staying here and I'd recommend staying here if you're just needing a place to stay for one night. We were hesitant initially as the outside is dated, but when we got to our room #1, we found it to be...More

    Thank garrett68becca357
    Response from MermaidMotel, Manager at Mermaid Lodge & MotelResponded 26 June 2016

    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 14 June 2016

    The staff was amazing! Anything we needed they were there to help. The rooms were clean and comfortable. The lodge is a little dated, but that's what makes it so charming. We loved that there was a bbq and hot tub. We also loved Betty...More

    Thank rain1bugs
    Response from MermaidMotel, Manager at Mermaid Lodge & MotelResponded 26 June 2016

    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

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Hot Tub
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    • Price range
    • USD 87 - USD 122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Ainsworth Hot Springs
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    Nearby Attractions
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    canada59
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    Response from canada59 | Reviewed this property |
    yes they do, and will. then report you !!
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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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    "Kitchenette- slightly newer, great cost for what you get, all the rooms of amazing views."
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