Tara Shanti - Kootenay Lake Accommodations

Located on Kootenay Lake near Nelson BC

Our retreat center, bed & breakfast is situated on 5 treed acres overlooking Kootenay Lake with stunning views of Kokanee Glacier.

Room rates include a full breakfast. Guests also have access to fully equipped guest kitchen, dining room, large living room with fireplace, patio and deck. There is a total of five rooms - each room is rented individually. .

There are six guest bedrooms in total, five with private ensuite bathrooms and the sixth with access to a shared bathroom across the common area. Three rooms face the west with beautiful views of the glacier and lake. The other two bedrooms face east and have morning sun plus views of the garden and the surrounding forest of mature trees.

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Accommodations over looking Kootenay Lake

Guest Access

Guests are free to use all common areas on the property including a large living room and dining room as well as the deck and patio. A nutritious breakfast is offered to all guests between the hours of 730 and 845am each day.

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Yoga classes Tuesday & Thursday mornings 9:30am-11:15am.

Maggie Kavanagh is a certified Hatha Yoga Teacher. She has 20 years of teaching experience and was owner and operator of The Yoga Haven in Calgary, Alberta for 15 years.

Summer activities

Summer activities in and around Kootenay Lake include hiking, cycling, golfing, swimming, kayaking, sailing/boating, birding and fishing or just relax and enjoy the vistas.

Free Wi-Fi

Wifi available with some restrictions. We hope the retreat setting will allow you to relax and renew.

Winter Activities

Snowshoeing, cross-country and backcountry skiing as well as snowmobiling. For downhill skiing enthusiasts Whitewater is just south of Nelson so about 75 minutes away from Tara Shanti (including free ferry ride). There are also set tracks for snowshoeing as well as cross-country skiing.

Beach and Swimming in Lake

Boating, fishing and swimming on Kootenay Lake. Free Ferry ride across the lake (35 minutes). Walking, Hiking and Biking trails and more being built as we speak.

Common Amenities

Rooms include essentials as follows: Towels, bedding, bar soap and toilet paper. All guests have access to a fully equipped Guest Kitchen (includes 4 burner stove and standard size oven, refrigerator, dishwasher and microwave).

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Room rental is based on a two night minimum.
If the guest(s) cancel more than 30 days prior to the reservation, 100% refund – $20 cancellation fee.

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