Traveller's Inn Downtown

1850 Douglas Street, Victoria, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, V8T 4K6, Canada | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $71.00
 

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West Coast Adventure Begins

A travel blog entry by sandyllew

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... Waterfall, a waterfall which is pretty special let me tell you!!!
Arrived at the Whistler Fairmont and WOW, WOW, WOW what a fantastic hotel I have views of snow capped mountains from my king sized bed!!!. It is miuch newer than mot of the Faironts so that has a lot to do with it. Tonight we wer treated to a fabulous 3 course eal in the Willow Tree Restaurant. Tonight I tried Elk it was very similar to steak but now I can say I have tried it. Tomrrow sees me going on ...

Just Being a Tourist

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Alaskan White

A travel blog entry by acissejnoswal

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... way back to the hotel I may have given everyone a heart attack by almost hitting a pedestrian…but in my defense – there are a MILLION pedestrian cross walks and some have flashing lights, some don’t and I didn’t really come THAT close. Anyways – my apologies to all of my Alaskan White Riders.

Once back at the hotel we had a coaches meeting. This was really neat for me to see ...

Same Shirts

A travel blog entry by gilmer

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... to back of the church, climbed the stairs and looked to the front of the church from the second floor.

As we were leaving the church, the driver pointed out a brick that had been laid by Winston Churchill. It seems when the church was being built, they found out that Winston Churchill was in town. They had known that Winston Churchill had been a masonry when he was a young man. Anyways, someone had the idea to ask Winston Churchill to lay a ...

End of cruise...off to Victoria

A travel blog entry by rorox

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Well here we are at the beginning of the final hours on our Alaskan cruise adventure. The ship slowly cruised into Vancouver in the early hours of the morning to set its moorings in Canada Place right in the centre of Vancouver. We awoke about 6.30am with the bulk of our packing done. We met Fred and Loretta and decided to hit up the dining room for breakfast for the first time on the cruise. It turned out to be basically the same as the buffet ...

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This 3 star hotel, located in the Downtown area of Victoria, is near Chinatown, McPherson Theatre, Old Town, and Grand Wine Tours.
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    Historical Traveler Reviews Traveller's Inn Downtown Victoria

    Disappointing

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    We stayed briefly at the Travellers Inn Downtown recently, after pre-booking before our holiday. Douglas St is a busy road into the centre of Victoria, so beware traffic noise. The Adult Movie Hire Store opposite, (complete with neon sign), contributes to making this the less attractive end of Douglas St. However, the other end of Douglas St, near the RBC Museum is lovely, would stay around there next time. The rooms were alright, but once-white towels were now grey and thin - desperately needing replacement. Victoria is definitely worth a visit, just find a better hotel than this, even if you have to pay more.

    It was Ok......

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    We just stayed at this hotel after attending a concert at the Save-On-Foods Centre. A short 5 minute (at the most) walk. Perfect location for us. The first thing I did notice about this hotel was actually the smell. A very strange smell.... After you got used to that it was OK. The bed was semi comfortable. The thing that I noticed was the rooms were very quiet and very dark with the curtains.

    It is old and smells

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    I was very disappointed when I arrived the hotel. The lobby was very small and there was no washroom on the main floor! I arrived earlier than the check in time and asked if we could leave our lugguages in their luggage room or check in earlier if my room was ready. Of course, no room was available for early check-in. Also, we could leave the luggages there but still needed to show up at 3pm to bring our own lugguages back to our own room, the cleaning lady would not do that for us!!!

    Surprisingly Quiet for a Downtown Location

    from

    We had a very comfortable nights sleep in the huge king sized bed. The staff were friendly, accommodating and efficient. Very good location and handy to walk to restaurants. Parking no problem. Thanks.

    More like Two Stars

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    Travelled with another couple that didn't want to spend a lot of money. I checked the site for this location and the picture does not match the room. They, of course, put their best room on the site. Don't be fooled, this is more like a 2 Star if you are using the U.S. and European standards. The beds are very comfortable, rooms were painted but needed a little work. So much furniture, hard to move around when sharing with another person. Nice touch in-room coffee and also coffee and tea downstairs in the a.m. Location is not the best, but there are local buses close by that you can take to Buchart Gardens or downtown. The staff very friendly and willing to help. There was a mix up with the free shuttle guy, waited over 1/2 hour to pick us up, but he kept apologizing for the delay. All in all, if you are looking for a three star and above, look elsewhere. If you are comfortable with a two star, this would be the place.

    Superb Service

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    I was in the city for a conference at the University of Victoria and stayed at this hotel. I had a very good room but what impressed me the most was the service I received from Claudia at the desk and a housekeeper. They were both cordial and efficient.

    Run-Down Rooms

    from

    We stayed one night in Traveller's Inn Downtown and really found it to be quite run-down. The chairs were filthy (who knows when they were last cleaned or what was on them), the towels threadbare and the baseboard heater broken (luckily it was summer and not needed). The hotel attracts younger people who like to party -- we had the Marines above us which did not make for a restful night. I would suggest paying a few extra dollars and staying somewhere NICE.

    Stuffy rooms

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    if you think this is a budget hotel , you are in a trap,u will end up paying 30 bucks more than the rates they offer. And if u want their free continental breakfast better wake up at 7 and go down.We went to the lobby around 8:30 and had to be content with coffee and orange juice . The rooms are too stuffy and the A/C makes too much of noise.

    With regards to the Air Conditioning Units, we have modern Air-Conditioning, and the majority are only 2 years old. They were recently serviced as well for the summer season.

    It is thanks to guests like you who provide us with constructive criticism and feedback that we are able to improve our services.

    Geoff Wallace

    General Manager

    Traveller's Inn Downtown

    TripAdvisor Reviews Traveller's Inn Downtown Victoria

    2.50 of 5 stars Fair