Campbell River Hotel | BEST WESTERN Austrian Chalet| John Hart Hydro Electric Dam Hotel


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462 S Island Highway
Campbell River, British Columbia V9W 1A5


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Hotel Overview

The Best Western Austrian Chalet gives guests a charming environment at a great price.

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When searching for hotels in Campbell River, the choice is clear. We're the only Best Western in Campbell River and we offer a deluxe continental breakfast that's always complimentary. Fill up on endless hot eggs and waffles, yogurt and cereals, flaky pastries, fresh fruits, chilled juices and 100% Arabica coffee, that's how mornings are meant to begin.

Our waterfront property is breathtaking, and many of our rooms offer a great view. The beauty of British Columbia is right outside your window. Nature lovers delight in the spectacular display and photographers have their work cut out for them.

We combine the best in service with the best in quality. You'll feel relaxed, pampered and right at home from the moment you arrive. Every staff member is dedicated to making your stay special. Our guests are our top priority and we take hospitality seriously. Enjoy everything this Campbell River hotel has to offer.

Reserve your upcoming vacation at the Best Western Austrian Chalet and prepare for some amazing R&R!

Pet-friendly rooms are ground level traditional rooms only. We do NOT have any loft or kitchenette pet-friendly rooms.

A valid credit card is required to secure your reservation. The hotel will authorize the credit card on the day of your arrival (except for specially discounted prepaid reservations). If we are unable to secure authorization on the credit card, the hotel reserves the right to cancel the reservation. A valid bank issued credit card must be presented at check-in for pre-authorization of full room and tax plus additional incidental coverage. Upon departure the method of payment can be changed and we will accept credit cards, cash, traveler’s checks, pre-paid credit cards, visa debit and Best Western Travel cards. Please note: that pre-paid credit cards and visa debit cannot be accepted upon check-in for pre-authorization.

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
Pets allowed based on the availability of pet friendly rooms. Up to 2 dogs per room with an 80 pound weight limit. Additional pet types (cats, birds, etc) may be accepted at the hotel's discretion. Pet rate is $20 per day with a $100 per week maximum.
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Latest Reviews


Traveler Reviews

“Terrible experience. Worst customer service. Wrong rate. I was lied to instead of fixing the issue. Will never recommend”
By 700aamirk2018
on 07-Feb-18

Worst experience.. Will never use this place or recommend this place to anybody. Horrible experience. Wrong rate, wrong room and I was lied to instead of fixing the issue. Front desk people are not...

“1st time in Campbell River”
By vdurkee21
Vancouver, Canada on 06-Feb-18

The pros: -The views from the rooms are amazing. -the pub next store ( Freddie’s) has good food and great staff. The pub is dated and shows wear but the food was great. - free and decent wifi...

“Would go again!”
By heatherbella
Vancouver Island, BC on 14-Jan-18

My husband and I took our two kids (age 4 and 7) to the Austrian Chalet for 1 night in January to beat the winter doldrums. We were enticed by the inexpensive rate for a king loft room ($89/night...

“Awesome Staff! Great hotel rooms”
By jessejames86
Britannia Beach BC on 07-Jan-18

Great place to stay! Was amazing service the minute we got there to the minute we checked out ! Room was super clean and lots of space for Myself and my buddy with his son! The pool area is relaxing...

“Terrible stay”
By 740darryllh
Victoria on 03-Jan-18

I’ve stayed at this location dozens of times and it seems every time I stay the experience gets worse. Dirty rooms, very toilet paper, breakfast was not served at the times they stated . Billing...


Hotel Amenities


  • Exercise facilities
  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • Complimentary continental breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, eggs, yogurt, juice, coffee, and hot items
  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Indoor pool Heated
  • Spa, hot tub
  • Steam room, sauna
  • Exercise facility open from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. exercise room
  • Baggage hold
  • Safe deposit box
  • Mail services
  • Golf course, miniature golf
  • Table tennis/Ping pong
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Guest laundry coin laundry machines, 7a.m. to 10p.m., $2.25 charge
  • Hot tub
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Free parking
  • Banquet facilities
  • Meeting facilities
  • Fax services
  • Catering
  • Courier
  • Universal gym
  • Treadmill
  • Interior/Exterior corridor
  • Children's activities mini golf & ping pong
  • Cable or satellite television cable tv
  • Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Business center 7a.m. to 10p.m.
  • Computer available
  • Computer modem hookups
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • High-speed Internet access, wireless
  • Courtyard -Barbecue grills
  • Complimentary newspaper
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  • Cable satellite television, 42-inch flat screens, CNN® or other 24-hour news station
  • Free local calls under 30 minutes
  • Dataports
  • Wake-up calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron, ironing board
  • Desk/work area
  • Balcony
  • Queen beds
  • Daily housekeeping service
  • Courtyard view available
  • Ocean view available
  • Refrigerator available
  • Family suites available
  • Loft suites available, cable television on each floor, maximum six guests two queen beds upstairs, sofa bed on main level, living room
  • King business suites available, television on each floor, maximun four guests, one king bed upstairs, sofa bed downstairs, living room
  • Business Rooms available, include a well lit oversized desk area, high-speed Internet access; toll free 800 and local calls, complimentary newspaper and a complimentary continental breakfast
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Voice mail
  • Sofabed available
  • Adjoining rooms available Our traditional loft rooms have Air Conditioning units for guest enjoyment.

Kitchenettes: available

  • Pots/pans/dishes
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