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The Strathcona Hotel

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Overview
919 Douglas St British Columbia, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 2C2 Canada See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Rooftop Bar
Accessible rooms
Meeting Rooms
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am very pleased with my stay at the Strathcona. It was in a great location, right downtown — only a few minutes walk from everything. The best nightlife was in the hotels bars, especially in the game room. Hotel, restaurants and rooms were all...More

Thank Crystal D
Response from Joel C, Director of Sales at The Strathcona HotelResponded 1 week ago

Crystal, Thank you for your review. Your comments about our location and bars will be very helpful to future travelers.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Close to Restaurants, Royal BC Museum, and Save-on-Foods Arena. These were all positives. We did not appreciate the 2AM fire alarm, though. Very disruptive. Still, I am sure we will return because of accessibility to city amenities.

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Thank jspech497317
Response from Joel C, General Manager at The Strathcona HotelResponded 1 week ago

Jspeach, Thank you for your review. Sorry about the Fire Alarm.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Standard room was extremely small and a little noisy but okay. The parking is off-site which made the check-in a little confusing. It would have been better if we were made aware ahead of time so this could have been avoided. Otherwise, the location was...More

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Response from Joel C, Director of Sales at The Strathcona HotelResponded 1 week ago

Babcor, Thank you for your review and the comment regarding our parking lot. I will talk with the Front Desk Manager to see if this is an issue we can improve. I do not know if you made the reservation directly with the hotel or...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was in Victoria for a week at the end of July -- it also coincided with a heat wave which isn't common in Victoria. My room was small and without air conditioning -- turns out that only a portion of their rooms have it....More

Thank Henrik_Jaq
Response from Joel C, Director of Sales at The Strathcona HotelResponded 1 week ago

Henrik, Thank you for your review. As in past responses to reviews we are continuing to update our property and that will include A/C in the rooms. With new technology this is making it possible to install without affecting the facade of the building and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our stay at Strathcona Hotel in Victoria was part of a discount package when I booked our tickets on the ferry from Port Angeles. We were pleasantly surprised as to how nice our accommodations were! It’s a beautiful older building that has been updated and...More

Thank Judy M
Response from Joel C, Director of Sales at The Strathcona HotelResponded 1 week ago

Judy, Thank you for your review. A very useful traveling hint for combined reservation on the MV Coho, Blackball Ferries, from Port Angeles, Washington and accommodations in Victoria. We hope to see you again soon.

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About
Description
The Strathcona Hotel is located ion the heart of downtown Victoria within walking distance of the Empress Hotel and Victoria Conference Centre, Royal BC Museum, Victoria's beautiful Inner Harbour and More downtown shopping. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
72
Price range
US$ 85 - US$ 159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Strathcona Hotel Victoria
Location
Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Victoria
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
72
Price range
US$ 85 - US$ 159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Strathcona Hotel Victoria
Location
Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Victoria
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Traveller (79)
Room & Suite (32)
Dining (9)
Pool & Beach (1)
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Questions & Answers
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busboy344
9 May 2018|
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Response from Joel C | Property representative |
We have just added more rooms that are air conditioned. Please contact Strathcona Hotel reservations to see if we can accommodate your request.
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uclamates
6 February 2018|
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Response from bill04kelly | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does.
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laurenmichael17
15 August 2017|
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Response from Gary N | Reviewed this property |
I think Silvie was right. It was in the closet.
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Room Tips
"Rooms facing front of hotel very noisy, side street a little better."
altaflyer2018
4 weeks ago
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"Request a room off Douglas St. otherwise the noise level is unbearable."
fayo400
6 Sep 2018
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"Eat and drink here, stay elsewhere if you want to sleep."
817murrayw
29 Aug 2018
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"Book elsewhere"
skhile
27 Aug 2018
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