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    Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / Suites

    791 Pandora Ave, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1N9, Canada
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    Overview
    • Excellent34%
    • Very good38%
    • Average18%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “cafe lounge” (10 reviews)
    “shared bathroom” (17 reviews)
    “dorm room” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 1 October 2011

    The rooms are extremely cramped and very noisy - they are all close to a bathroom that locks with a deadbolt and is very noisy. The bathrooms are dirty and the showers are constantly plugged up. The parking service is frustrating. We will never return...More

    Thank c c
    Response from OceanIslandManager, Manager at Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / SuitesResponded 6 October 2011

    Thank you for your comments. We have a range of room sizes (with matching prices) so you can find the one that best suites you. Detailed information about each room, including floor plans and photos, is shown to guests on our website as part of...More

    Reviewed 26 September 2011

    The room was clean and washrooms decent, just not enough as they are renovating, so not their fault. Staff was okay but just seemed to have that burnt out vibe. The pub onsite was okay with food and drink specials but it seemed to have...More

    Thank didge77canada
    Response from OceanIslandManager, General Manager at Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / SuitesResponded 15 November 2011

    Thank you for reviewing us on TripAdvisor. We're glad you found your room to be neat and clean. We're also glad you found our bathrooms decent. We are completely renovating all of our bathrooms (which should be done by 2012 summer), but we are careful...More

    Reviewed 25 September 2011

    Ocean Island had friendly, helpful staff, was very clean overall, and had nice washers and dryers for laundry. If you bring a car, you do have to pay for parking, but it wasn't exorbitant. Very good central location and an easy walk to interesting areas...More

    Thank LaViajeraTejana
    Response from OceanIslandManager, Manager at Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / SuitesResponded 6 October 2011

    Hi! We're glad you found Ocean Island to be friendly, helpful, clean and safe. Shady people/ people on drugs are somewhat of an issue on the streets of Victoria as they are in all big cities in Canada. The security of our guests is important...More

    Reviewed 25 September 2011

    I liked this place. Its quite simple but has everything you need.

    Thank straphaelNewZealand
    Response from OceanIslandManager, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / SuitesResponded 15 October 2011

    Thank you! Come see us again!

    Reviewed 15 September 2011

    We were surprised that the suites were no where near the backpackers hostel, but very nice and well equipped close to stores nice quite neighbourhood. the price as a little expensive for what it was but we only stayed 2 nights. staff were friendly and...More

    Thank ClaireConn
    Response from OceanIslandManager, Manager at Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / SuitesResponded 6 October 2011

    We're glad you enjoyed your stay at Ocean Island Suites! We feel that our suites offer a low price and excellent value considering their amenities and location. We have a TripAdvisor page specifically for the Suites, if you'd like to read further reviews. Just search...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 23 - US$ 82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 80
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    • Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / Hotel Victoria
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    Response from DScanlon | Reviewed this property |
    The neighborhood could definitely be described as shady but it's perfectly safe to come to and fro. I'm staying at the Inn right now while I'm working and never have any issues coming to and fro, nor has anybody I've known... More
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    Response from Ocean I | Property representative |
    Hi there! There are a few options for parking for you. We do have a lost with five spots at the back of the building that you can rent for $10 per day. We've never had a break in before in this lot, and there is hostel... More
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    "I hear that the dorms are good as well"
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    "Make sure to get ear plugs if you are staying in room S1, they are free"
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    "Dorms are pretty cool and comfortable"
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    "I'd suggest requesting the first or 2nd floor if you have lots of luggage; there's no elevator."
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