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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
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        0 children
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          US$58
          US$44
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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
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Bar/Lounge
          Multilingual Staff
          Self-Serve Laundry
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 539 reviews

          Reviewed 3 days ago

          Our room was quite dated, and the bunks didn't have their own plugs, shelves, or lights which is always annoying. There wasn't much common space which wasn't the bar, and anyone could pretty much walk into the kitchen and eating area, which wasn't ideal because...More

          Thank truegeographer
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Plus: -Lights on the beds (but only on the bottom bunks for a strang reason) -Power Plugs right at the beds -Good working, free WIFI -Fridge in the Dorm -Free Breakfast (Toast, Boiled Eggs, Coffee/tea, juices, banana) (-Free Dinner) The dinner is rice or pasta...More

          1  Thank marshwiggle2017
          Response from Ocean I, Manager at Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / Suites

          Hello there and thanks for your thorough review! It seems like you enjoyed most of your stay here at Ocean Island Inn, but there are also things to improve. In regards to our bathrooms, we clean them three times a day and ask our guests...More

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          I'm a pretty budget traveler and found this completely fine. My favourite part of my stay was that the bathrooms never had lines. There are 5 on each floor so it's perfect! B'fast wasn't served early enough for me which was a bit disappointing, but...More

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

          Hi there and thanks for your review! Great to hear that you never had to wait in line for our bathrooms! :) A pity though that you couldn't get our breakfast.. We recently changed the start time of our breakfast from 8AM to 7.30AM so...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          Before I get into what I think about this hostel, I just want to say that this review might appear to be incredibly biased and I hope what happened to me won't happen to the people who are going to use this hostel in the...More

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

          Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are happy to read your positive comments about our central downtown location, our staff and our bar. We are however saddened to hear about your experience the day before your check-out. We apologize...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          We checked into ocean island and found the place to be well kept and the staff to be very helpful (we found though that the staff seemed to lack a little bit of direction and could possibly benefit from a bit more management). The breakfast...More

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

          Hi there and thanks for leaving us a review here on Tripadvisor. We want to thank you for your kind comments regarding our staff and our free breakfast and dinner. Your comments about the lack of direction have been noted as we want to our...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
          • US$27 - US$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 >
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          • Downtown
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          • 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!
          6 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
          8 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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