The historic Hotel Ymir is nestled in the beautiful Selkirk Mountains along the
Salmo River in the West Kootenay of British Columbia, Canada. Built in 1896, during
the mining boom years of the Salmo River Valley region, the Hotel Ymir is one of
the oldest remaining buildings in the region. Located in a natural paradise,
guests can indulge in many activities all year round. From golf, hiking, cross country
skiing to paragliding and Cat skiing, the West Kootenays offer memorable experiences
for everyone. Come and enjoy our peaceful environment and slower pace of life. You’ll
be glad you did!
Completely restored in '06, the Hotel Ymir Country Resort now has the family friendly
licensed Pau Hana Dining Room, and the warm, comfortable atmosphere of the Cowichan
Lounge. Both offer great food, friendly service and an amazing art collection consisting
of carvings and paintings from all over the world.
The hotel Ymir has a licensed pub with an excellent kitchen.
The hotel can accommodate meetings, reunions, private parties and art seminars upon