Welcome - Step back into the past!

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Note: Because of Covid-19 our opening was delayed. BC Health has Accommodation is in Phase 3, which we are now in. We are now allowed to accept guests as per BC Health Phase 3 guidelines. . We have one of the highest Cleanliness records on airbnb in past years. Now, for our guests safety we will have to go the next level. Our minimum reservation will be 3 days until this health crisis is over to comply with BC health's requirements. We will be able to provide a social distanced breakfast (outside on the veranda in the fresh mountain air) in this period if requested.

Why not make Fernie a holiday.
Book 7 nights or more get a 30% discount on room.

  • Our covid-19 proceedures:
  • Inside the B&B in common areas we ask our guests wear masks.
  • You do not have to wear a mask in your room.
  • Living room and dining room is off limits for the time being.
  • Please use the provided sanitizer when entering the B&B
  • We will be providing coffee in the mornings on the veranda
  • Optional breakfast will be served on the veranda
  • Table space is available on the veranda if you wish to do takeouts.
  • The veranda is a great space that you can social distance and enjoy the mountains.
  • Rooms will be left vacant for approximately 30 hours between guests.
The Residence is one of Fernie's Premier heritage homes restored to it's original elegance and is now operating as a Bed and Breakfast since 1993. We provide you with a comfortable sleep on chiropractic mattresses and you greet the morning with a full wholesome breakfast. Wireless internet is included and accessible from every room. Secured off street parking is provided for your peace of mind. Your accommodation is centrally located and is the only Bed and Breakfast in downtown Fernie. This gives you walking access to many restaurants and stores.

We welcome our guests to Step back into the past and get away from the crowds! Originally a Nurses Residence from 1908 to 1988, it served as accommodation for Fernie's Healthcare and government people.

The Old Nurses Residence Bed and Breakfast is a Tourism British Columbia Approved Accommodation and (COF Lic#: 001924). For the summer each room is individually air conditioned.

Fernie's Rocky Mountain Mountain biking experience is one of the Best in the World!
Trails from novice to advanced! We have 2 loner mountain bikes for our guests to reserve free of charge (not for advanced trails and we ask our guests to bring their own helmets. The mandatory bike helmet law passed by British Columbia in 1995.
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Stay at the Old Nurses Residence B&B Downtown Fernie
and enjoy the Rocky Mountains - Click here for Fernie Video

Bedside Manor.
Bedside Manor
Old Nurses Residence - 100 years old in 2009!
100 years old!
Summer in the Rocky Mountains

Christmas Movie filmed in Fernie and at the B&B
Disney "Santa Paws 2" Renolds house scenes shot at the Old Nurses Residence B&B

	2019 East Kootenay Best of Business Awards as chosen by our readers.

The Historic City of Fernie

Welcome to the Historic City of Fernie nestled in the Rocky Mountains.
Welcome to the Historic City of Fernie nestled in the Rocky Mountains. Fernie is a world renown recreation haven for skiing, mountain biking, rafting, fly fishing and hiking. Located in the Elk Valley it is home to some of the largest coal mines in the world and brings a rich cultural heritage for everyone to enjoy!