We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Quilchena Hotel

$$ - $$$
Bar, Canadian, American
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Rte 5, Quilchena, British Columbia V0E 2R0, Canada
+1 250-378-2611
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

45 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 45: English reviews
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Amazingly fresh and delicious food, fantastic service and an interesting history makes the Quilchena Hotel the reason I keep going back. Everything I have ordered has been incredibly tantalizingly wonderful. I recommend the beef tenderloin dinner. Moist and flavourful, it melts in your mouth and is served with fresh roasted vegetables. Round your meal off with the Chocolate Stout Mousse... More 

Thank 892jeanettem
St Paul
Level Contributor
16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

If you get a chance to visit this unique restored 100+ yr old hotel, be sure to experience the fine dining. Exquisite meals prepared by a wonderful chef at very reasonable prices. The menu includes a variety of delicious dishes, as well as steaks grilled to perfection. The dining room, lobby and saloon have been beautifully restored. I would recommend... More 

Thank Anita H
Winnipeg, Canada
Level Contributor
128 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 927 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

Had the opportunity to experience the Saturday night special prime rib at the Quichena Hotel yesterday. Very reasonable priced at $22 for a 10 ounce serving. Beautifully presented with mashed potatoes, Yorkshire pudding and seasonal vegetables. The menu was varied and very reasonably priced. Everything from steak to pasta with a great lunch menu. Even the poutine was great. Unbelievable... More 

9 Thank timbo
Mainz-Kastel, Germany
Level Contributor
34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

We stayed in Merritt during our West Canada Trip and came to Quilchena Hotel to have Dinner. It was really the best we had on our trip! The prawns were delicious, the desserts were amazing, but the steak and the ribs are the very best! We sat in the Saloon, not in the restaurant, you can have the same menu... More 

1 Thank Sabi5873
Merritt, Canada
Level Contributor
9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Quilchena Hotel is a beautiful heritage hotel about 20 minutes outside of Merritt. The dining room boasts fine dining with local beef and many amazing and tasty dishes. The hotel is situated right across from the beautiful Nicola Lake. Great service - lovely food and a nostalgic feeling. What more could you ask for?

1 Thank Andy K
Denver, Colorado
Level Contributor
12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

We stayed here in late June 2016 and it was a very cool place. It was very nicely taken care of and very historical. Everything seemed it came straight from the 1800s. My boyfriend like it a lot and I thought it was a bit creepy (like there were ghosts all around), but that just added a cool admotphere to... More 

1 Thank janetlaroche4
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

A great getaway weekend. Friday night supper in the saloon, chicken burger and fries, Saturday dinner in the restaurant, prime rib was fantastic. Food and service was excellent!

1 Thank Rosemarie v
Okanagan Valley, Canada
Level Contributor
111 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

We stopped in and found a nice variety of hot and cold selections for the Fathers Day Brunch. The food was fresh and constantly being replenished. We felt that the service was good and the price was good value. The building is unique and fun to look around at all the old pictures.

1 Thank Lael P
Level Contributor
13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

If your looking to experience some history of the Nicola Valley then this little gem of a hotel is worth a look. Stay for a drink and a bite to eat or stay the night, either way you won't be disappointed with your decision. The beer is cold, the food is fabulous, and the beds are comfortable. Cheers!

1 Thank Donavan R
Chilliwack, Canada
Level Contributor
36 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2015 via mobile

Stopped for lunch great local amber ale on tap went well with the.pulled pork sandwich. We had lunch in the saloon. Built in 1908 and used as a stagecoach stop. The food is good, but the history makes it a.not.to be missed stop

2 Thank David L

Travellers who viewed Quilchena Hotel also viewed

Merritt, British Columbia
Merritt, British Columbia
Merritt, British Columbia
Merritt, British Columbia
Merritt, British Columbia

Been to Quilchena Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Canadian, American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rte 5, Quilchena, British Columbia V0E 2R0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Quilchena
  • Phone Number: +1 250-378-2611

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Quilchena Hotel staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?