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    Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / Suites

    791 Pandora Ave, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1N9, Canada
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 31 August 2011

    This place rocks. The front counter staff is super friendly and helpful. The room and bathroom were nice, clean and comfortable. but with a bit of personality. There is no AC, but they do provide a fan. The location is great. It is not right...More

    Thank Flossie81
    Response from OceanIslandManager, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / SuitesResponded 8 September 2011

    Thanks for your comments! We're glad you enjoyed your stay!

    Reviewed 30 August 2011

    Location is good and service offered at really at a cheap cost compared to its location. They also provide free WiFi service in every room. But it seems to me, some services should be improved. I stayed in dorm during third week of Aug,2011. Room...More

    Thank Abhishek m
    Response from OceanIslandManager, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / SuitesResponded 8 September 2011

    Hi, thanks for your comments. Not all of our dorm rooms face the road: some are quieter than others. Regular Dorms are generally quieter than Discount Dorms (which is why Discount Dorms cost less per night). Thanks again for reviewing us on TripAdvisor!

    Reviewed 30 August 2011

    This hostel is a good, clean and friendly hostel with alot of colours. The place is nearby the city centre, a good location! The only bad thing, the road next to hostel is to load! You really need earplugs!More

    Thank sabine2783
    Response from OceanIslandManager, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / SuitesResponded 8 September 2011

    Hi, thanks for reviewing us on TripAdvisor. We are located downtown, so sometimes it can be loud outside. If you want to ensure a quiet night's sleep: 1) We have many different types of rooms available: some of them are window-free (with fresh air vents),...More

    Reviewed 29 August 2011

    It's no Hyatt regency but it beats out any other hostel/backpackers inn I have stayed in. Very nice staff, unique decor and comfortable rooms. Ocean Island is also in a fantastic location that provides easy access walking to anywhere downtown. Lots of cheap restaurants and...More

    Thank Jill M
    Response from OceanIslandManager, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / SuitesResponded 8 September 2011

    Hi, thanks for reviewing us on TripAdvisor! We're glad you had a good time at Ocean Island!

    Reviewed 27 August 2011

    Nice place. Warm colours on the wall. I stayed in a girls dorm. The bed was comfortable but the room was hot at night. The internet is very expensive $1.25 for 15 min, but you can go to the public library (5min walk) and use...More

    1  Thank Jqlne
    Response from OceanIslandManager, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / SuitesResponded 8 September 2011

    Hi, thanks for your comments. We're glad you enjoyed your stay. We do charge for use of our internet terminals, but we also have free WiFi.

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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
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • USD 32 - USD 97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 80
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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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    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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