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Ainsworth Hot Springs Resort

3609 Highway 31 PO Box 1268, Ainsworth Hot Springs, Ainsworth Hot Springs, British Columbia VOG 1A0 Canada
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The Ainsworth Hot Springs Resort is a four season destination featuring 39 contemporary Guest Rooms, the Ktunaxa Grill, Nasookin Room, and a well-stocked Retail/Gift Shop. This property offers a unique cave experience where soothing, hot mineral water surfaces from the earth creating a natural steam bath. Stalactites form in abundance inside the caves. The hot water flows into our main pool and is cooled to a comfortable body temperature, suitable for your whole family. Spring, Fall, Summer and Winter bring guests from around the world to enjoy the pleasures of the crisp, clean air and the calming mineral waters of the Ainsworth Hot Springs.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair Access
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Castlegar Airport72 km
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The location and the water itself is quite lovely, however despite offering child and family pricing options, this place is not realistically family friendly. I recently visited with my family and some friends, as well as their children, and was extremely disappointed with how we...More

1  Thank Chas R
Response from AinsworthGM, General Manager at Ainsworth Hot Springs ResortResponded 5 days ago

I regret hear that your visit was not what you expected. As you probably know we host guests of all ages including families with children large and small and adults of all ages. Most come here to enjoy a relaxing soak in the hot springs...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

After some nice recommendations about this resort another couple and ourselves decided to go and visit the Ainsworth Hot Springs Resort. We were able to book the Otter Woman Room and another king room in relatively short time; about two weeks previously. We drove from...More

1  Thank Lawdoglaa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Room and staff were outstanding. As we were moving from the pool to the cave & pool I noticed that several times the staff was checking the water Quality and temperatures. The food was excellent, Be sure to get a dinner reservation when you arrive....More

Thank Gary H
Response from AinsworthGM, General Manager at Ainsworth Hot Springs ResortResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for your comments, especially regarding our staff. They are truly outstanding and we feel very fortunate to have them! Our restaurant's reputation continues to grow and yes, reservations are highly recommended. We hope to see you again.

Reviewed 31 October 2018

My Experience: All-day pass for $20, with In-and-Out privileges, for that day only. Booked a half hour massage for later that afternoon. The cost was only $40 !!! I was fortunate, since this therapist is so skilled that she isn't usually available on short notice....More

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Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed an afternoon in the hot springs and would do it again. The pool wasn’t too crowded and price less than I expected. Nice having a check in for our things too. The fall drive there was lovely.

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20 June 2018|
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Response from Wilda T | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about the rooms, we just used the spa.
Corey C
7 April 2017|
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Response from Margio48 | Reviewed this property |
I believe so. Check their website to be sure.
19 October 2016|
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Response from Rod B | Property representative |
Hi. We have three pools; the main warm pool, a hot and steamy pool with 160' of caves encased in mineral deposits and a very cold, mountain stream-fed "plunge pool". It is small but no one stays more than a few seconds so... More
Room Tips
"Rooms with a view of the lake are superb."
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"Lake view is great"
2 Oct 2018
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"Higher floors have better views of the lake."
26 Aug 2018
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"Ask for lake view room"
18 Aug 2018
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