Experience The Award Winning
Columbia River Hotel.

Situated on the mighty Columbia River in the West Kootenay region of British Columbia, Trail is a special place of international sport and civic pride, of natural beauty and industry. You will find our award winning boutique hotel downtown in the heart of Trail's business district - your own personal oasis and a true home away from home.

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About the award winning BEST WESTERN PLUS Columbia River Hotel WHO WE ARE

We are dedicated to enhancing the guest experience through continuous innovation and investment. Our hotel embodies a true home away from home for those who know and appreciate the best. The award winning Best Western Plus Columbia River Hotel has been recognized over the years for its many accomplishments including...

  • Six time recipient of the prestigious Chairman’s award (top 5% of Best Western Hotels Worldwide)
  • Directors award 10 years running (top 20% of all Best Western Hotels Worldwide for maintenance and cleanliness)
  • Best of the Best Customer Care award 2008
  • Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence 2013 - 2016
  • Recipient of the Best Western Green Award 2013
  • 4 Key Recipient in the Green Key Eco-Rating Program
Blue Ribbon Green Key

Services & Amenities
Tailored For You

Free Breakfast With Your Stay

Whether you join us for business or an escape to the outdoors, our services and amenities make sure you feel your absolute best. We offer 24-hour care that’s ready to print off an important legal document or order a bouquet of flowers for that special someone. With friendly, intelligent support always at your call, you’re free to make the most of every day.

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An Authentic Experience

Discover Trail the Silver City

The City of Trail is situated on the Columbia River in the West Kootenay region of beautiful British Columbia. The mighty river flows through the heart of Trail and has been instrumental in shaping its history. From mining to sternwheelers, power supply to recreation, the beauty and mystery of this majestic river brings life to the community. It is a special place with outstanding recreational facilities and an abundance of outdoor activities.  In addition, it has an active arts and culture community and a variety of service clubs and organizations.

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Your Oasis

We continually reinvest in our award winning bedding to ensure you receive the sleep of your dreams. We take great pride in providing our guests a bed that’s been described time and time again as simply "heavenly."

Flavored With Local Culture

When you travel to our hotel we want you to discover an authentic local experience. Our chefs create imaginative cuisine inspired by the freshest local ingredients and our bartenders serve up a selection of local brews on tap.
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Giving You Unforgettable Memories to Share

If golf is your passion, we give you the ultimate. Two signature courses, Red Stone and Birtchbank let you play award winning courses in breathtaking landscapes.
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Our Oasis
Supporting Sustainability

Our team of employees and guests share the common goal of preserving the planet. Our hotel engages in sustainable practices that conserve natural resources and reduce environmental impact. We are a proud Green Key rated property because we know that sustainable tourism is essential to protect our destination for generations to come.


Our Oasis


Eco Friendly

Dedicated to The Environment and

We are committed to being a responsible and caring community partner. We bring a positive economic impact, support community goals and celebrate the diverse culture of Trail, B.C.



Crown Columbia Hotel
Best Western Plus Columbia River Hotel Trail
Best Western Plus Columbia River Hotel Trail
Kootenay Lakeview Resort

1001 Rossland Avenue Trail, British Columbia Canada V1R 3N7
Local: (250) 368-3355       Reservations: 1 (800) 465-6682
Fax: (250) 368-3930       Email: [email protected]
Photo Credits: Tourism Rossland / Ryan Flett | Lower Columbia Tourism / Dave Heath

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