Make A Reservation

Reservations can be made at the Dancing Bear Inn by telephone, fax, or online.  To make an online reservation or check availability for your desired dates, please complete the reservation form below. Online reservations can be made up to 6 months in advance. Reservations may be booked up to a year in advance via telephone (a 50% deposit will be required for all reservations beyond 6 months).

So, what are you waiting for? Book now because our beds are going fast! 


PRIVACY POLICY: The Dancing Bear Inn will not sell or share your information with anyone. All information is stored on our secure server until your transaction is complete at which point all credit card information is deleted. We do not send any credit card information by email nor do we recommend you doing so.

To make a reservation by telephone:

By Telephone: 250-352-7573 or toll-free within North America at 1-877-352-7573
The best times to call are during reception hours: 7:00am - 11:00am or 4:00pm - 10:00pm, Pacific Standard Time

Reservation Policy:

A valid credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, or Discover) is required to confirm a reservation. Your card will be validated immediately, but will only be charged in the case of a late cancellation or a no-show reservation. 48 hours notice is required to cancel a confirmed reservation (see Terms and Conditions for complete information). Reservations cancelled with less than 48 hours notice will be charged for the first night.

All credit card numbers are verified for validity. Reservations submitted with an invalid credit card number will automatically be unconfirmed and held on a first come/first served basis only.

Reservations may be confirmed by pre-paying with a certified cashier's cheque or money order, sent to:

Dancing Bear Inn
171 Baker Street
Nelson, BC V1L 4H1

Please don't hesitate to contact us if we can be of further assistance prior to your arrival. We look forward to having you stay with us.

The hostel is simply beautiful and cozy. Probably the most beautiful hostel that I've ever stayed. I love the furniture and decoration inside as well. The room is spacious and very clean.

Satisfied Guest, from a verified review