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Delta, BC
Reviewed 8 October 2016

I stayed in this rather quirky hotel for 6 nights while I attended a course. The service and amenities were entirely good enough for me on this trip, and staying here helped me keep my costs down. Room was clean, wireless access mainly good, free breakfast was adequate. If you are looking for luxury this hotel will not be for...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We needed a single night near the ferries, and this fit the bill without the high cost of downtown accommodations. We had a humungous room where we could even fit our bicycles without their getting in the way. We had a queen bed that was comfortable, although the room could have easily fit a king bed. The decor is old-world...

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Thank Michaela W
London, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

The hotel is mock Tudor but with recent updates. Rooms clean and comfortable and continental breakfast more than adequate. Reception staff not exactly the norm and would benefit from a course in friendliness and customer service. Would stay there again as so convenient for the airport.

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Thank Lawrence F
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Well, what can I say...the staff was not very pleasant to talk to...staff was eating in front of guests... they could have cleaned the place better. If the have an issue with guests taking John 5th out for a walk They should let John stay in the back so people can't see him.. pretty flowers..

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Thank Sandra J
Madonna P, General Manager at Quality Inn Waddling Dog, responded to this review

I am very sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us. We will continue to work to improve every aspect of our hotel, including customer service. John the 5th loves to be taken for a walk, and we appreciate it when a guest takes the time to do that. I am glad you enjoyed the flowers...

Nanaimo
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Nice hotel, close to beautiful Sidney. As we had a dog with us, went outside , in the dog area. We had poop bags with us .The whole fenced in yard, WAS FULL OF POOP . CLEANED UP MY DOG POOP. LET THEM KNOW THAT THE HOTEL DOG ALSO WENT POOP . THE RESPONSE WAS " yah , he's being...

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Madonna P, General Manager at Quality Inn Waddling Dog, responded to this review

Thank you for bringing this to my attention. The fenced area that you are referring to is not open to the public. It is an area reserved for our resident basset John. While we clean this area regularly, we clearly had not done a thorough job the day you visited. I sincerely apologize for that and I will insure that...

Reviewed 5 September 2016

clean comfy cozy .. we stayed at the 8 then stayed at the waddling dog omg what a huge difference for only 25 dollars more I walked into the room and smelt clean ... it was so nice tasty food from the pub shell station next door with all sorts of good healthy stuff.. awesome beautiful people and the best...

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Thank Marie A
Canada
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

To say something positive, we appreciated being able to bring Our small dog. We needed a motel near Victoria as we were Visiting family. They advertise free wifi, but you had to get Connected in the breakfast room and then take it to the room and hope it stayed connected. The room keys failed to work twice, and the towels...

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Madonna P, Public Relations Manager at Quality Inn Waddling Dog, responded to this review

We truly appreciate your feedback! On behalf of all of us here we sincerely apologize for the connection of our wifi and room keys. I have also addressed your suggestion in regards to our towels. Please know that our hotel will be undergoing renovations and upgrades very soon! All the best to you and your loved ones.

Orangeville, Canada
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Booked this place on Hotel.com. It was the most reasonable priced place in the area. We did the deal that had no cancellation policy which guaranteed are rate for $99.00. When you first walk in it realize that it is an old hotel. That being said it had alot of character. Wing back chairs in the hallway and old style...

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Thank Karen W
Canada
Reviewed 26 August 2016

It's hard to find dog friendly hotels at reasonable rates on the Island, so when we found this hotel on line, we were so glad. Even during the highest season, we think the rate is good. It's close to the highway and they have a restaurant and liquor store in the property which is very convenient. It's very close to...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Very dated, strong aged/musty odour immediately evident on entering and throughout. Staff appeared indifferent. Regrettably we cannot recommend this hotel. Visited July 23, 2016. Price point ok for one night stay, location convenient to Butchart Gardens, breakfast was ok.

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Madonna P, Public Relations Manager at Quality Inn Waddling Dog, responded to this review

On behalf of all of us here at the Quality Inn, we sincerely apologize for not exceeding your expectations. Your comment are being addressed by the General Manager. Please note that we will be undergoing several upgrades over the next year. Again, our sincere apologies. Safe journeys forever!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room

Additional Information about Quality Inn Waddling Dog

Address: 2476 Mt. Newton Cross Roads, Central Saanich, British Columbia V8M 2B8, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Central Saanich
Price Range: ₹ 4,025 - ₹ 6,675 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Quality Inn Waddling Dog 2.5*
Number of rooms: 30
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Quality Inn Saanichton
Saanichton Quality Inn
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“Ask for a room that does not allow dogs, fleas bad smell.Very out dated mattress.”
 of 5 bubbles Theresa595, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We were eating at the restaurant not staying at the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles Boolfrog, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Waddling Dog is near the highway so if you are sensitive to background noise, ask to be on other side.”
 of 5 bubbles RWCMathMom, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“the room above the office is the one I had for my entire trip, it is perfect”
 of 5 bubbles CYNTHIAR329, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“room 130 is perfect for pets”
 of 5 bubbles , 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
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