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    Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / Suites

    791 Pandora Ave, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1N9, Canada
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          USD 68*
          USD 51*
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          Overview
          • Excellent34%
          • Very good36%
          • Average18%
          • Poor7%
          • Terrible3%
          Travellers talk about
          “cafe lounge” (10 reviews)
          “dorm room” (11 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
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          Self-Serve Laundry
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          Chateau Victoria Hotel and Suites
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          11 - 15 of 538 reviews

          Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

          The hostel has a great environment with an upbeat crowd including staff. Most are young, late teens to early 30's but you will find all ages there. Diversity and deep respect for it is a " thumbs up" here: all ethnicities, sexual orientations etc. I...More

          Thank albertobrazil
          Response from Ocean I, Manager at Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / Suites

          Thank you, Alberto, for taking the time to leave us a review! We are so glad that you enjoyed your time here as a work-for-stay guest. We pride ourselves in providing a positive atmosphere for all ages, without discrimination and are happy that you felt...More

          Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

          My partner and I enjoyed our stay at Ocean Island. The hostel was super funky, but very clean and efficient. We stayed in the little double bed w/loft room and loved it. There was plenty of room for our giant bags, and the heater kept...More

          1  Thank Ava I
          Response from Ocean I, Manager at Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / Suites

          Hey, thanks so much for taking the time to leave us a review! Always glad to hear that we're funky. Our housekeeping team works hard to keep this place spick and span every day, so glad to hear it doesn't go unnoticed! We're so glad...More

          Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

          Colorful, nice, good staff, clean ,unconfortable matresses. Super basic breakfast. Very well located. Good for the basic traveler, rooms are a little bit small but still.ok. bathroomw are specially clean.More

          Thank PatyNunez
          Response from Ocean I, Manager at Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / Suites

          Hi! So glad to hear that you enjoyed our location and our staff- they are always happy to hear that they've made an impression! I'm sorry to hear that our mattresses didn't work for you, being medium firm-- they are chosen to not too hard...More

          Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

          I've stayed at Ocean Island Inn before & it was pretty good so figured why not stay again especially as it was the middle of the summer season & they have the cheapest prices in town. Small private room. and they are small. I can...More

          1  Thank intheheights63
          Response from Ocean I, Owner at Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / Suites

          While we’re glad that you took the time to review us online, it seems a shame you didn’t enjoy yourself while at Ocean Island. With regards to your comments on our staff; we pride ourselves on great customer service. If a guest is unhappy with...More

          Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

          Friendly stuff, good location. Breakfast was so so, very basic: bread, some stuff to put on it, cooked egg, coffee, tea, brown bananas. Nothing fancy, but you get what you pay for. Room was cozy (mine was not shared), rather clean, though bed duvet had...More

          1  Thank Lucylein P
          Response from Ocean I, Manager at Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / Suites

          Thanks for taking the time to leave us some feedback about your stay with us. We appreciate your comments about our cozy clean rooms and good location! We're sorry to hear that you had some issues with our showers. Our housekeeping team work hard to...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 27 - USD 79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 80
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          • Location
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          • Victoria Capital Regional District >
          • Victoria >
          • Downtown
          • Also Known As
          • Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / Hotel Victoria
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          jkrz00
          I'm looking for a safe place for my 18-year-old daughter to stay May - August near the Inner Harbor where she'll be working. Is it safe for her to walk alone to/from Ocean Island Inn to the Inner Harbor? I'm reading that the Inn is great, but the neighborhood is a bit seedy/shady? Thanks!
          7 April 2016|
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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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          Veronica S
          Hi! Is there safe parking available? I'll be on my Harley and want to know if there will be a place to park...btw I'm mellow-not a loud biker stereotype. Thanks
          9 July 2015|
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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'd suggest requesting the first or 2nd floor if you have lots of luggage; there's no elevator."
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          "Ask for the biggest most expensive room. Don't bother booking any of the smaller ones."
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          "No real option just do a lot in a day so you're tired.."
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          "window room"
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