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Hotel Overview

Escape to Kootenay Lakeview Resort, Best Western Signature Collection for an experience unlike any other. Set above the western shores of Kootenay Lake in Queens Bay, our property offers a true get away for guests seeking a relaxing and luxurious stay. Unwind with a hike through our abundant grounds, or relax in your spacious suite, complete with your own heavenly bed and private, lake view balcony.

Guest Rooms

Popular rooms offered at this hotel.

Hotel Amenities

Because We CareSM

Cleaning Standards

Industry-Leading Cleaning Standards

Modified Breakfast

Breakfast Service & Selections 

Low Rate Guarantee

Low Rate Guarantee

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
We are pet friendly and allow up to two dogs in a rented room. The pet friendly rate is $30 per night.
Child Policy
Children 12 And Under Are Free In Room With One Paying Adult In Existing Bedding.


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Nearby Attractions


  • 1 kilometer(s) from Balfour Golf Course, Our local 18 hole golf course located directly beside us.
  • 13 kilometer(s) from Ainsworth Hot Springs, Ainsworth Hot Springs, previously named Ainsworth, is a historic village on Kootenay Lake in British Columbia, Canada and has a population of 20. Founded on May 31, 1883, it is the oldest surviving community on Kootenay Lake.
  • 17.4 kilometer(s) from Kokanee Springs Golf, Set on 750 acres with views of the Selkirk Mountains, this casual seasonal golf resort is 7 km from the Kootenay Bay ferry terminal and 10 km from Pilot Bay Provincial Park.
  • 64.6 kilometer(s) from Kokanee Glacier Prov Park, Kokanee Glacier Provincial Park is one of the oldest provincial parks in British Columbia, established in 1922. The park has an area of 320.35 km² and is located in the Selkirk Mountains in the West Kootenays region of BC.
  • 15.5 kilometer(s) from Kokanee Mountain Zip Line, As the original zipline company in the West Kootenay, we’re situated on 44 acres of majestic old growth Douglas fir and pine forests. Without this remarkable setting, Kokanee Mountain Zipline just wouldn’t be the same.
  • 26.6 kilometer(s) from Cody Caves, Cody Caves is a unique provincial park located in the Selkirk Mountains above Ainsworth Hot Springs. In the Cody Caves System, an underground stream flows for over a kilometre through ancient limestone.
  • 11 kilometer(s) from A Touch Of Aloha


  • 1 kilometer(s) from Dock 'n' Duck, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Right down the road at the Kootenay Lake Ferry terminal!
  • 1 kilometer(s) from Old World Bakery & Deli, Coffee Shop, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, This bakery/deli is located at the Kootenay Lake Ferry terminal.
  • 14 kilometer(s) from Ktunaxa Grill, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Located in Ainsworth Resort.


  • 34.1 kilometer(s) from Selkirk College, Located in the West Kootenay region of BC, Selkirk College consists of 5 campuses and 3 learning centres, educating more than 2400 full-time students and almost 12000 students each year.

Nearby Cities

  • 13 kilometer(s) from Ainsworth, BC
  • 35 kilometer(s) from Nelson, BC
  • 95 kilometer(s) from Creston, BC
  • 307 kilometer(s) from Spokane, Washington
  • 380 kilometer(s) from Kelowna, BC


  • 0.1 kilometer(s) from Eagleview Golf Course, Our on-site executive golf course. Eagleview is a private 9 hole par 3 executive course that is reserved just for our guests enjoyment. We can provide clubs too.
  • 2 kilometer(s) from Kootenay Lake Ferry, The longest free ferry ride. Enjoy it!
  • 30 kilometer(s) from Fishing Tours, There are several great fishing tours to enjoy in the area, many of which are based out of Nelson which is about a 30 minute drive away.


  • 35 kilometer(s) from Chahko-Mika Mall, Chahko-Mika Mall located in Nelson BC.
  • 35 kilometer(s) from Baker Street, Baker Street in Nelson BC is full of local shops.


  • 288 kilometer(s) from Spokane International Airport
  • 380 kilometer(s) from Kelowna International Airport
  • 34 kilometer(s) from Nelson, the city bus does run through our small town, but is subject to their schedule