About us

About the Property

The Nimpkish Hotel is an historic building in Alert Bay with a colorful past. We are located on the water as our spacious and peaceful deck extends over the shoreline on the Broughton Strait facing the east side of Vancouver Island.

The view from our deck, sunroom and balconies gives our guests a front row seat to what the locals call ‘the movie’ as the panoramic scene is endlessly entertaining. Our 7 luxurious, comfortable rooms are the ideal place for our guests to unplug, unwind and rest. Start your day with a complimentary, fresh continental breakfast.

About the Hosts

The hotel was an incredible surprise to the Hauser family as we discovered it was part of the estate in our inheritance! Brent & I have chosen to undertake this endeavor as we enjoy people, traveling and entertaining. We have lived overseas and understand how to make a home away from home. We aim to offer a combination of a bed & breakfast, an Airbnb and a traditional hotel focusing on comfort with an environmental conscientiousness. We consider ourselves adventurers who want to live without the regret of “I wonder what would have happened ...”