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429 Lampson St, Esquimalt, British Columbia V9A 5Y9 Canada See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Concierge
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

The world famous Olde England Inn is no more. The external buildings were all bulldozed last year and work is ongoing hitting the main hotel building. There are plans for a major development of townhouses and condos but nothing is available at the present time.

Thank pondsidemusic
Reviewed September 17, 2017

Sadly I do not recommend the English Garden Inn. On their behalf, the Inn is beginning a major renovation project next month. The room that we stayed in (top floor carriage room) was in need of lots of TLC. It needed paint and the bed...More

Thank Gretchen W
Reviewed September 5, 2017

Had a beautiful two nights while celebrating our 5years wedding anniversary with my wife. Great place for peace of mind and all the staff were very helpful and kind. Had a chance to chat with some of them and they are absolutely friendly. Hue was...More

Thank ChrisWambugz
Response from English I, General Manager at English InnResponded September 6, 2017

Thank you for your review and comments. I will pass this on to Hugh. We do have a great team here. The hotel closes October 9th and plans are to reopen with the new renovation June 2018. We hope you will come back and see...More

Reviewed August 29, 2017

It's like stepping back in time. It is such a quaint, beautiful inn with an amazing grounds. The balcony overlooking the garden and fountain was spectacular. Just wish there had been room service. Other than that, very friendly, helpful staff.More

Thank mlbyer
Response from English I, General Manager at English InnResponded August 31, 2017

Thank you for the comments. Well your wish is our command. Next year we will have a new and improved hotel. We will have a full service restaurant, spa and yes room-service. we will also be adding 14 more rooms. We close this October and...More

Reviewed August 28, 2017

Beautiful old home, but it ends there. No food, no bartender and we were told that we could not have our own wine in the bar. Building is rundown and in a poor neighborhood. Probably good for weddings, but not for just staying at a...More

Thank stevebelser
Response from English I, General Manager at English InnResponded August 31, 2017

I again thank you for the comments. We serve a large continental breakfast every morning. The restaurant has been closed for 8 years. A new full service restaurant will be open in 2018 with the new spa and events facility. The licensed bar is open...More

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Formerly a set of residences set on 4.5 acres of beautiful gardens, every room at the English Inn is unique. Each offers its own special character amidst the beautiful garden setting and historical ...More architecture of the property. Three types of standard rooms are available from the quaint garden rooms to the deluxe crown suites as well as "The Crown Jewel" the luxurious heart of the English Inn and the 2 bedroom townhouse, great for large families or parties traveling together. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
25
Price range
US$95 - US$269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Olde England Inn
Also Known As
English Hotel Victoria
Location
Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Esquimalt
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
25
Price range
US$95 - US$269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Olde England Inn
Also Known As
English Hotel Victoria
Location
Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Esquimalt
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Traveller (137)
Room & Suite (28)
Dining (7)
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GlenysP968
April 7, 2016|
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Response from English I | Property representative |
Thank you for thinking of the English Inn. At this time, we are a catered venue only for our events. However, this is a consideration of the owner who has recently purchased and also has some wonderful plans for the future... More
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"All the rooms are unique and quaint and lovely!"
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"Crown rooms are large. Hotel is quiet."
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"Room #2 has a peek a boo view of the ocean"
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