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The Oswego Hotel

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We've stayed at this hotel in past for previous business trips and enjoyed our stay. This time, we surprised that there was no breakfast offered at Oswego. We had to go to hotel around the corner...... on our next trip we'll just stay at that hotel or another and forgo Oswego. Our first night, we met in the restaurant and...

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OswegoHotelManager, General Manager at The Oswego Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for posting a review so we can continue to work together to provide a wonderful experience for our hotel guests. We have recently changed the concept of our Bistro. We listened to our guests feedback over the years and decided to introduce a casual and social space instead of a more structured restaurant. We have a cafe open...

Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Oswego is a wonderful hotel that is perfectly situated in one of the best cities in the world. You can walk to everything! Friendly, helpful staff. The rooms are a good size and the full kitchens are great for making everything from breakfast to a full meal.

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OswegoHotelManager, General Manager at The Oswego Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review and we appreciate you staying with us. Come back and stay again soon so we can continue to deliver on the service and standards you are accustomed to whilst staying with us. Kind regards Suzanne Gatrell General Manager

Port Macquarie, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We always enjoy staying here have stayed many times and it's always consistently good. It's a nice part of downtown Victoria without being in urban sprawl. Self catering option a bonus and views and location are great . We'll be back.

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OswegoHotelManager, General Manager at The Oswego Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you! We like that you like us! We really appreciate you taking the time to post a positive review. As a loyal repeat guest like so many of our guests, we know that there are many choices of hotels to stay at Victoria. Thank you for staying with us. Our team give back in the detail and making our...

New Westminster
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Comfortable, clean and extremely friendly service. Great location within walking distance to downtown. Restaurants and great places to go for a walk right outside the door. Best place for pets to stay.

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We appreciate your review - thank you! Come back and stay with us again soon Kind regards Suzanne Gatrell General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed in the Oswego on a trip to Victoria for 1 week. The hotel is well located just west of the Legislative building. We could walk anywhere downtown. The 1 bedroom apartment was well laid out, well equipped and comfortable. There could have been more clothes hanger, next time I will bring some of my own....

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Wiarton, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent friendly service, clean well equipped kitchen, great wifi. No surprises - water was hot everytime we wanted it. aid service twice a week was good. Underground parking. Bar was great, snack food excellent.

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Kamloops, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there for 2 nights and received the ultimate VIP experience. The staff are amazing, the suite is very comfortable, with all the amenities. The location is convenient in the heart of downtown Victoria. The management and staff were first class and I would highly recommend anyone to go there. Thank you to The Oswego Hotel and I can't...

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OswegoHotelManager, General Manager at The Oswego Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your awesome review! We really appreciate it and I love reading such positive comments. The team at the Oswego hotel are amazing and work hard to give each of our guests a wonderful sincere and friendly stay. We value all of our guests and try to show that in the little things we do. We look forward...

Comox, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

From Check-in to Check-out we were very impressed with the service, cleanliness and comfort of this hotel. Indeed their operating philosophy of excellence and welcoming atmosphere is practiced in every aspect of this hotel

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OswegoHotelManager, General Manager at The Oswego Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you! Your wonderful positive comments I will pass on to the amazing hardworking Oswego team. Our company values are from pre-arrival to post departure, every guest encounter enriches their sense of belonging and connection with our properties. Our guests feel comfortable through our natural friendliness and warmth. We actively anticipate ways to enrich their stay while maintaining an attentive...

Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

We live in Victoria and need a hotel to stay at because our house had flooded. We stayed in a suite and it was lovely, it had everything we needed so that we could carry on with our lives and was close to everything we needed. Staff was friendly, great music in the lounge.

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OswegoHotelManager, General Manager at The Oswego Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you! We appreciate your positive review even in the difficult circumstances that brought you to stay with us. Our suites are spacious and loved by many of our guests. We hope that you come back and visit us again so we can continue to deliver on the service and standards that you enjoyed with us. Kind regards Suzanne Gatrell...

Revelstoke, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel provides a perfect spot for walking just about anywhere you need to go. We weren't super pleased with the Bistro this trip. It has recently changed it's menu and concept. It's possible that they're still 'finding their footing'. The staff at this establishment are super and are always attentive and willing to do all they can for the...

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Thank you for choosing the Oswego hotel to stay at during your recent visit to Victoria and we are pleased that overall you had an enjoyable stay with us. I understand that one of our managers has followed up directly with you about your experience at the O Cafe and Bistro. We apologize for any issues with your experience there....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Oswego Hotel experience is unique to Victoria, British Columbia. We are a sophisticated, urban, boutique hotel steps away from the Inner Harbour and downtown. This is a chic destination for the discerning and adventurous traveler. Whether romance, business travel or a much-needed getaway brings you to Victoria, the Oswego's combination of modern design, incredible service and the luxury amenities makes it the perfect place to get a taste of the city's natural surroundings and urban vibe. Whether you make it a base for business meetings or for taking advantage of the city's many cultural, shopping or outdoor adventure options, the Oswego offers a boutique-hotel experience in a prime setting. Enjoy all the action vibrant Victoria has to offer from a downtown destination that's like no other. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Oswego Hotel

Address: Hotel 500 Oswego St, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 5C1, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Victoria
Price Range: ₹ 7,726 - ₹ 16,891 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Oswego Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 80
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Also Known As:
Oswego Hotel Victoria
Hotel Style:
#4 Luxury Hotel in Victoria
#4 Spa Hotel in Victoria
#8 Romantic Hotel in Victoria
#10 Family Hotel in Victoria
#11 Business Hotel in Victoria
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“We parked on the street rather than pay for parking”
 of 5 bubbles islandrockin, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Our room faced Oswego and we didn't have any trouble with noise as quiet neighbourhood.”
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“Ask for an upper floor room facing the harbor.”
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“It has a noise curfew which is great! Worth the upgrade to a suite to have a kitchen so you can cook for yourself.”
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