Nelson, BC is a city located in the Selkirk Mountains on the west arm of Kootenay Lake
in the Southern Interior of British Columbia, Canada. Nelson has rightfully earned its reputation as a cultural centre.
Downtown, you will find great restaurants, cafes, coffee houses, boutique shops, small art galleries and theatre venues. It is also home to Whitewater Ski Resort, the Nelson Brewing Company and the Capitol theatre. You will love the character of the buildings in downtown.
Many buildings are over a century old. If you are looking for a charming getaway in BC, Nelson is a great place to visit all year round.
Visitors love Nelson’s rich history, small-town arts community, quaint charm, creative energy and mild climate. Summer brings ideal weather conditions for golfing, hiking, fishing, sailing, climbing, biking and bird watching. Visitors enjoy Kootenay Lake, the largest inland lake in BC, and Kokanee Glacier Provincial Park, known for its old-growth forests.
Lakefront and lake view condo rentals, chalet rentals and vacation rentals are available around Nelson, BC. Winter brings in the snow-sport enthusiasts. Skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling and snowshoeing are all common winter activities in Nelson.
A variety of other communities are nearby including Christina Lake
, Crawford Bay, Creston
. All make for great daytrips from Nelson. Ideally, choosing accommodations in Nelson means that you are close to all the Kooteneys has to offer.
If you are planning a visit to Whitewater Ski Resort, why not choose vacation rentals for your ski accommodations.
A Whitewater chalet rental will add to the ease of your winter vacation. Ski-in and out chalet rentals are a great choice for lodging in the area.