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Featured Hostels in Castlegar

Dancing Bear Inn Hostel
2 out of 5
171 Baker Street, Nelson, BC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $65 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2

Situated in Nelson, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Columbia Mountains and Baldface Lodge. Touchstones Museum and Cottonwood Falls Park are also within ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (95 reviews)

"Great service, very clean and organized, amazing location"…"

Reviewed on Sep. 4, 2020

Dancing Bear Inn Hostel
Nowhere Special Hostel
2 out of 5
4255 Red Mountain Rd, Rossland, BC
The price is CA $175 per night from Nov 28 to Nov 29

Situated in Rossland, this hostel is steps away from Columbia Mountains and Red Mountain Resort. Big Red Cats and T-Bar are also within 10 minutes.

4/5Very Good! (2 reviews)

"Nowhere Special totally exceeded my expectations of a slopeside hostel. Very modern, clean, secured area for your snow gear and a very welcoming staff."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 10, 2020

Nowhere Special Hostel
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Hume Hotel & Spa

Hume Hotel & Spa

3.5 out of 5
422 Vernon St, Nelson, BC
The price is CA $136 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
4.5/5Wonderful! (768 reviews)

"Beautiful old building. Nicely kept up. Staff was amazing. Excellent brekkie came with the room fee. Dinners were wonderful too. Great location. Definitely my go to place in Nelson."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 20, 2020

Hume Hotel & Spa
Prestige Lakeside Resort, BW Premier Collection

Prestige Lakeside Resort, BW Premier Collection

3.5 out of 5
701 Lakeside Drive, Nelson, BC
The price is CA $190 per night from Oct 31 to Nov 1
4.3/5Excellent! (399 reviews)

"Very accommodating with my dogs, clean and Beautiful property"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 13, 2020

Prestige Lakeside Resort, BW Premier Collection
Alpine Inn & Suites

Alpine Inn & Suites

2.5 out of 5
1120 Hall Mines Road, Nelson, BC
The price is CA $107 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
4.3/5Excellent! (417 reviews)

"We had a really good time and it was perfect for my partner, the kids and myself"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 15, 2020

Alpine Inn & Suites
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

What Is a Hostel?

If you're in the market for somewhere affordable to stay in Castlegar, a hostel in town could be a great option for you. These dorm-style accommodations come in lots of different forms, but they have three main things in common:

  • Low prices
  • A social environment
  • Shared rooms (though many hostels also have private rooms)

By going with a hostel in Castlegar, you can cut your spending on lodging and set aside more of your money for fun things to do during your trip. You can enjoy activities in this destination like skiing and hiking.

Hostels in Castlegar

Need some guidance on where to stay in Castlegar? This hostel is popular:

Dancing Bear Inn Hostel - You can take advantage of free WiFi and free parking, as well as a shared/communal kitchen. You'll find showers in all rooms.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Castlegar?

The weather can be a big factor when you want to venture out and explore, so here are some stats that may be helpful:

  • The hottest months are typically August and July, while December and January are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 58° F and nighttime temperatures average 24° F
  • April-June: 83° F is the daytime average and 35° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 88° F and nighttime averages are around 42° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 68° F during the day and 23° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 0.79 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Castlegar?

Depending on how you want to spend your time, you might appreciate these places:

Natural Features
  • Syringa Creek Provincial Park
  • Gyro Park
  • Erie Creek Provincial Park
Cultural Attractions
  • CPR Station Museum
  • Doukhobor Discovery Centre
  • Kootenay Gallery
Additional Attractions
  • Red Mountain Resort
  • Whitewater Ski Resort
  • Selkirk College

Overall, Castlegar is known for its:

  • Art
  • Skiing
  • Flowers
  • Museums
  • Riverfront
  • Hot springs
  • Live music
  • Mountain views

How to Get to Castlegar and Around the Area

You can search for flights to the nearest airport in Castlegar, BC (YCG), 2.2 mi (3.5 km) away from the city center. Another option is Trail, BC (YZZ-Trail Regional), located 18.9 mi (30.3 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Castlegar?
By staying at a hostel you can reduce your spending on lodging and use more of your budget for going out during your trip. You can check out this destination’s cultural highlights, such as its art galleries, and the river views create an appealing natural setting.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look identical, but these dorm-style accommodations all have shared rooms (though many hostels also have private rooms), budget-friendly prices, and a social setting.
What are the best hostels in Castlegar?
Based on our customers’ reviews, these Castlegar hostels are some of the most popular ones: Dancing Bear Inn Hostel - You can take advantage of free WiFi and free parking, as well as a computer station. Rooms come with showers and lockers. Nowhere Special Hostel - Located within a 5-minute walk of Red Mountain Resort. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and a shared/communal kitchen. You’ll find towels, showers, and lockers in all rooms.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Castlegar?
Good weather’s definitely a plus when you’re experiencing new places, so here’s a little information that may be helpful: The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 67°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 32°F. The snowiest months in Castlegar are December, February, January, and March, with each month seeing an average of 20 inches of snowfall.
What is there to see and do in Castlegar?
In general, Castlegar is known for its art, skiing, and flowers. Major attractions include Red Mountain Resort. Get out into nature with places like Lakeside Park, Kokanee Creek Provincial Park, and Columbia Mountains. Cultural attractions include Rossland Museum, CPR Station Museum, and Doukhobor Discovery Centre.
What's the best way to get to and around Castlegar while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in and around Castlegar on hand to make the most of your stay: You can fly into the nearest airport, which is Castlegar, BC (YCG), 2.2 mi (3.5 km) away. Another option is Trail, BC (YZZ-Trail Regional), located 18.9 mi (30.3 km) away.

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