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Villa Marco Polo Inn

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07/06/2017 08/06/2017
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Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 4 August 2016

The best place we have ever stayed in our travels. Beautiful clean rooms, beautiful lounge and gardens, friendly and helpful staff, and five star breakfasts. Diana and Alex are friendly and helpful. You can't ask for more!

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Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Our stay was wonderful. The Marco Polo inn was beautiful inside and out. Hosts Deana and Alex made our stay a very memorial one and we plan on going back to enjoy their wonderful hospitality. I would highly recommend the Marco Polo in to anyone looking to stay at a bed and breakfast in Victoria. Everything was great from the...

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1Thank Ross B
Calgary
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

This beautiful mansion was apparently a gift to a new bride in 1923. From the moment we drove into the driveway, we knew we had found a special place. We were met by Alex (Alejandro), and his lovely wife Diana. Alex conducted a thorough orientation of the property which allowed us to feel at home within minutes. The rooms are...

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Thank starvingtourist
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 30 June 2016

We stayed 3 nights at the Marco Polo. Hosts Deana & Alex were wonderful and could not have been more attentive and their breakfasts were to die for. We were in the Silk Road room and it was beautiful as were all their other rooms. We will definately return.

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Albany, Oregon
Reviewed 27 June 2016

We stayed in the Alexandria room for four nights this June. Can't say enough about the old world feel, the service, a five course, homemade breakfast, the grounds and even the tame deer in the yards. Eliza, Alex and Deanna couldn't have been nicer. The chocolate every night on our bed was such a nice touch. Even soft music playing...

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Hermosa Beach, California
Reviewed 25 June 2016

The Villa Marco Polo is one of the most enjoyable and beautiful places my husband and I have stayed at. Diana and Alex were the best hosts in every way, their gourmet breakfasts were incredible! Our room, the Silk Road was beautifully decorated and spacious. We will definitely return !

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Thank leighwyn
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 15 June 2016

What a fabulous home!!. We loved the ambience of the house, the rooms were spectacular, even ours, which was the smallest . The gourmet breakfast was delicious, and the hosts, Alex and Diana, did an exceptional job.

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Thank Cecilia C
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

My cousin got married here (40 people) May 28th 2016. I have to give huge props to the family who runs this house and Deanna!!!! She was an amazing help for our wedding plans !! My cousin got her dream garden wedding ! Deanna watched the weather and make the call and for that we will be ever thankful !...

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Thank Nicole B
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Took a quick trip to Victoria with my aunt and stayed at Villa Marco Polo which was a wonderful experience. We stayed in the Alexandria Room which was on the second floor. It was very clean and looked exactly as it did in the pictures. I liked the location which is a few minutes away from the city in a...

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Prosper, Texas
Reviewed 23 May 2016

The Villa Marco Polo Inn was absolutely fabulous from the rooms, grounds, facility, 5 course breakfast, and overall service. We enjoyed our stay in the gorgeous Zanzibar room, with a true spa like bed and bath. Dianna welcomed us after their normal hours due to a late arrival and took her time to ensure we became familiar with the sights,...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A leisurely game of bocce, a glass of amarone, a stroll past the reflecting pool of an Italian Renaissance garden, a massage in a romantic penthouse spa. Tuscany or Umbria perhaps? In fact, the exotic Villa Marco Polo, one of Victoria's most sumptuous inns, is located in Victoria's elegant Rockland quarter. This classically designed Victoria Inn, built in 1923 as a gift to a young bride, remains a favourite romantic getaway and wedding venue. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Marco Polo Inn

Address: 1524 Shasta Pl, Victoria, British Columbia V8S 1X9, Canada (Formerly the Amadeus Mozart House)
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Victoria
Price Range: $226 - $436 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Villa Marco Polo Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“mum has mobility issues, so we stayed on the ground floor Silk Road Room, which was the former library.”
kalli953, 15 May 2017 | Read review
“Face the Garden!!”
yotravelmama, 5 May 2017 | Read review
“The Persia or Zanzibar rooms have large bathrooms and huge soaker tubs if you're so inclined (ladies).”
kchummel, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Persia room has a lovely view of the beautifully manicured garden.”
  • Back garden with fountain and pond.
  • Shower, toilet and sink area.
  • Settee overlooking the back garden.
  • Be careful stepping from this jacuzzi. Tiles are very slick when wet.
  • Door open to the left leads to upper foyer and stairs.
  • Be careful stepping from this jacuzzi. Tiles are very slick when wet.
BCOverlander, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Our corner room was huge. Although we faced the street, because of the residential character of the neighborhood there was no noise at all.”
ELKoloOTR, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
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