Chetwynd is located in the foothills of the eastern slope of the Rocky Mountains. It is British Columbia’s entrance to the mighty Peace River Country. Located at the junction of Highways 97 and 29 and the CN Rail mainline. Chetwynd is the natural transportation hub of the Peace River area.
Chetwynd offers an excellent recreation complex with a wave pool, team-sized hot tub, sauna, six-sheet curling rink, ice arena and library. Multiple resturants featuring western, international cuisine including The Red Lion whose hospitality is second to none, winner of multiple awards from the Chetwynd Chamber of Commerce, they feature a classic menu with a twist, for a real treat we suggest you try their Lava Rock meals. Known as a Community Carved By Success.
Chetwynd is internationally known for their Chainsaw Carvings that are placed throughout the town, with accompanying paved walk ways, nothing is too far, and you can walk from our establishment to anywhere in town including the 2 grocery stores.
Crystal clear lakes and rivers, snow capped mountains, rolling hills all make Chetwynd a playground for the nature lover and outdoor enthusiast.
Wether you are working or visiting Chetwynd come stay with us and enjoy our hospitality and you will fine your home away home at The Lion Inn & Suites!