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The Strathcona Hotel

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“rooftop bar”(8 reviews)
“great location”(66 reviews)
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

The location is perfect if you're up for enjoying Victoria's fantastic nightlife. We had fun checking out the different reasonably-priced but fun bars here in the late afternoon, and we should have come back here sooner, by the time we did, there were long lines...More

Thank Pat S
Response from Joel C, Director of Sales at The Strathcona HotelResponded 28 August 2017

Pat, Thank you for your review. Your comments will be very helpful to travelers visiting our beautiful city.

Reviewed 15 August 2017

The hotel is in a good position but has great problems solving guests problems. The car parking is until noon on the checkout day while checkout time is 11.30. So if you have almost the whole day to explore the city like me (I had...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2017

There is no excuse in 2017 for a hotel in a central, noisy, touristic area like Victoria to not have AC in their rooms. I left this place and went to Whistler, a ski place, and the hotel there had it so no excuse. Everything...More

1  Thank acbor
Reviewed 9 August 2017

It is a charming hotel in a very great location downtown Victoria. The front desk folks and over the phone were very nice and upfront, no complaints here. The rest is dependent on what you can deal with in a hotel. There is no air...More

Thank Sylvie B
Response from Joel C, Director of Sales at The Strathcona HotelResponded 11 August 2017

Sylvie, Thank you for taking time to write a review about your stay at the Strathcona Hotel. I hope you enjoyed our beautiful city.

Reviewed 8 August 2017

This hotel was very nice for the three of us on the fourth floor. It is not air conditioned, but has a huge fan in the middle of the room which kept us comfortable at least. Very nice amenities ..no coffee pot but that was...More

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Response from Joel C, Director of Sales at The Strathcona HotelResponded 11 August 2017

Lindylou, Thank you for your review your comments will be very helpful to future travelers.

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5 February 2018|
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Response from bill04kelly | Reviewed this property |
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laurenmichael17
15 August 2017|
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Response from Gary N | Reviewed this property |
I think Silvie was right. It was in the closet.
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Jill V
22 June 2017|
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Response from Brie-Anne E | Property representative |
Hello, We have a room type that is fitted with grab bars, but I am not sure it will fit your needs. The doorway into the unit is 32 inches across and the doorway into the bathroom is 29 inches across. The bathrooms are... More
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"Room was quiet, comfortable beds and warm rooms in winter, fantastic location!"
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"Ask for a room on the fifth floor, or at the back of the bulding. Douglas St. is quite busy! I had 519 and..."
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"pick a room somewhere else"
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"First floor facing Douglas was whisper-quiet after 2:30 am... but if you won't be up for last call..."
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