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Swans Hotel & Brewpub

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Swans was recommended to me by several co-workers. Swans is in a great location. An easy walk to my meetings, downtown attractions, the waterfront and parliament buildings. As I was staying for three nights, I loved that the room is like a one bedroom condo with a separate bedroom and a full kitchen. I would recommend that you request a... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location is great - right downtown, near restaurants, bars, touristy things. The room was very nice and it was quiet - third floor suite, with a small kitchen. Check in and out was quick and easy. They have an arrangement at a parking lot nearby for $11, or you can try to park on the street (I paid for parking).... More 

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Regina, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in to Swans Brewpub on the advice of my nephew who said it was his fave pub in Victoria. It was lunch time so we decided to order something to keep us going while site seeing in Victoria. I ordered fish & chips & my wife ordered the prawn appetizer. I also tried one of their on site brewed... More 

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Thank Geoff M
Saanichton, Canada
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

One of the oldest micro brewery pubs in Victoria, is easy walk from anywhere downtown, open very late on weekends, The Swan Pub appeals to a fiercely loyal and abundant after work happy hour crowd with bartenders who know their trade ( make a point of remembering your name, your drink or something about you after FIRST visit-now that impressed... More 

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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a reasonable place to sleep and in a good location in Victoria and there was an option with very good price but on the top of the pub. Considering we were there to have a little bit fun, that was a very good choice for sure! The only concern is about the service at the front... More 

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Port Angeles, Washington
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

The suite we stayed in was bigger than apartments I have lived in!! Full kitchen, living room (sleeper sofa), dining area, great bathroom and a small deck downstairs. Then upstairs HUGE bedroom with king sized bed, this room overlooks the kitchen. The rooms were huge, ceilings very high. Great art all around, the paintings are part of a collection from... More 

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Vancouver Island, Canada
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Reviewed 21 October 2016

I provided the cake and cupcakes for a wedding in the Saffron Room at Swans this summer and the management and staff could not have been more pleasant and accommodating. The room looked lovely and everyone was very attentive and detail oriented.

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Thank Melichard
Canby, Oregon
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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Came here to get a nights rest before catching a morning ferry. Room next door is pack full of yelling people with music loud enough to shake the walls. At this point I am waiting for the noise cutoff so the hotel will "intervene" as they put it. Review will be updated based on how that goes...

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Thank Brian F
Albuquerque, NM
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Reviewed 16 October 2016

This is a unique place near the Victoria waterfront. We've been before. An old warehouse converted into bedrooms/ apartments/ condos. We enjoy the King Loft. A full kitchen (unfortunately not very well equipped), a full entryway, living room and bath. Up more than a dozen steps is a large, spacious king bedroom loft with a view of the harbor near... More 

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4 reviews
Reviewed 16 October 2016

I've stayed at Swans probably 4-5 times now. Its my go-to hotel when in Victoria and I recommend it to all of my friends. Having said that -- it might not be everyone's cup of tea. Its a little run down at the heels in places. Furnishings in the rooms, carpets in the halls, paint, etc could all use an... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Swans Hotel & Brewpub offers 29 unique and comfortable suites and is conveniently located in the heart of historic "Old Town" Victoria. We are a short walking distance to downtown's Inner Harbour, museums, galleries, events, entertainment, shopping and much more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Swans Hotel & Brewpub

Address: 506 Pandora Ave, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1N6, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Victoria > Downtown
Price Range: ₹ 7,863 - ₹ 11,999 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Swans Hotel & Brewpub 3.5*
Number of rooms: 30
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Also Known As:
Swans Suite Hotel
Hotel Style:
#22 Business Hotel in Victoria
#24 Family Hotel in Victoria
#26 Romantic Hotel in Victoria
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“I was on the top (3rd) floor, and it was quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles chrisg279, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“3rd floor was great”
 of 5 bubbles SusanR921, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The rooms over the pub can have a lot of noise at night. They are advertised that way, so everything else should be fine.”
 of 5 bubbles NMtravelertoo, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room higher up with a courtyard.”
 of 5 bubbles 853abbyg, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Try not to book a room directly above the bar, as they feature live music and it can get very loud!”
 of 5 bubbles sharoncP6839YZ, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
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