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Motel Happy Salmon

2.5 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationR.J. Haney Heritage Village and Museum4 min drive
    AirportSalmon Arm, BC (YSN)9 min drive
    Popular LocationHerald Provincial Park31 min drive
    Popular LocationMargaret Falls34 min drive

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Basic Single Room

4.7/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Basic Double Room

5/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Queen Beds

About this area

Salmon Arm

Motel Happy Salmon is located in Salmon Arm. Salmon Arm Golf Club and Salmon Arm Wharf are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Shuswap Lake and Columbia Mountains. Don't miss out on a visit to Salmon Arm Water Slides.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • R.J. Haney Heritage Village and Museum - 4 min drive
  • Salmon Arm Wharf - 8 min drive
  • Peter Jannink Nature Park - 8 min drive
  • Herald Provincial Park - 31 min drive
  • Margaret Falls - 34 min drive

Getting around

  • Kamloops, BC (YKA) - 99 min drive


  • Home Restaurant — 5 min drive
  • Tim Hortons — 5 min drive
  • Famous Yan's Restaurant — 6 min drive
  • Fire On Wheels — 7 min drive
  • Tim Hortons — 7 min drive

About this property

Motel Happy Salmon

Hotel with free parking, walk to Shuswap Lake
Along with multilingual staff, this smoke-free hotel has a garden and a picnic area. Self parking is free. All 15 rooms offer free WiFi and LED TVs with cable channels.
Motel Happy Salmon offers 15 accommodations with air conditioning. 32-inch LED televisions come with cable channels.

Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers. This Salmon Arm hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free uncovered self parking on site
  • Limited onsite parking


  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Korean


  • Garden
  • Picnic area


  • Books
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • Bathtub or shower
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels


  • 32-inch LED TV
  • Cable channels



Check-in from 4:00 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 20


Check-out before 11:30 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 6:00 AM - midnight
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Property payment types

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: CAD 100 per accommodation, per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

Property is also known as

Motel Happy Salmon Hotel
Motel Happy Salmon Salmon Arm
Motel Happy Salmon Hotel Salmon Arm

Frequently asked questions

Rating 5 - Excellent. 75 out of 156 reviews
5 - Excellent 48%
Rating 4 - Good. 66 out of 156 reviews
4 - Good 42%
Rating 3 - Okay. 7 out of 156 reviews
3 - Okay 4%
Rating 2 - Poor. 5 out of 156 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 3 out of 156 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Really clean, somewhat recently renovated rooms - we had the larger double bed room that was nice and quite roomy. Super friendly owners...
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Well kept and clean Friendly people. Would stay there again.
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Friendly staffs, clean and tidy room. Very comfortable bed and pellow.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Very cute clean updated property, staff is very friendly.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Updated nicely compared to other motels of the same vintage.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021