Why is Accommodation in Nelson Difficult to Find?

In October 2020, journalist Bill Metcalfe wrote two important articles on Nelson Star. These articles discussed the shortage in accommodation that Nelson BC has faced in the past few years. The decline in accommodation has impacted the small town’s tourism, with more and more travelers experiencing difficulties in finding vacation...

Why Stay in a Local Hotel in Nelson BC: Supporting Small Businesses

A short trip to Nelson BC reveals two endearing Nelsonite traits: first, they have a charming entrepreneurial spirit, and second, they have a strong “think local” attitude. Nelsonites are passionate about promoting their local businesses, whether it’s a small coffee roastery or a café, a brewery or a pub, a...

The Rise of Boutique Hotels Across Canada

Canada has seen the rise of boutique hotels in the past two decades. The “boutique” concept has captured the fascination of both travelers and developers, making it more than just a trend, but a seemingly permanent fixture in the hospitality industry.  The First Boutique Hotel in Canada The boutique movement...

The Rise in Tourism in Nelson Bc Over the Past 20 Years

“What makes a place remarkable?” This is one of the key factors in determining where the best place is to invest your time, energy, and money. People have always been in the search for the next place to be. With social media being a powerful driver to bridge the gap...