Merritt Lodge Motel is conveniently located right off the Coquihalla Highway (exit 286 west). We are the second of the Merritt on the right side of Hwy 5A, 97C at 2751 Nicola Avenue.
Merritt is a three hour drive from Vancouver, 1 hour from Kelowna, and 45 minutes from Kamloops. There are airports in both Kamloops (YKA) and Kelowna (YLW) if you are looking to continue on your travels.
Merritt is a city in the Nicola Valley of the south-central Interior of British Columbia, Canada. It is two hundred and seventy kilometres northeast of Vancouver. Situated at the confluence of the Nicola and Coldwater rivers, it is the first major community encountered after travelling along Phase One of the Coquihalla Highway and acts as the gateway to all other major highways to the B.C. Interior.
Highway 5, and Highway 97C all intersect at Merritt with Highway 97C East connecting the city to Kelowna and Penticton, Highway 97C Northwest to Logan Lake, Highway 8 to Spences Bridge and Lillooet, Highway 5A South to Princeton, Highway 5A North to Kamloops, Highway 5 South to Hope, and Highway 5 North to Kamloops. Merritt's economy is dominated by the primary industries of forestry, tourism, and service.