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    James Bay Inn Hotel, Suites & Cottage

    270 Government St, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 2L2, Canada
    +1 866-315-1069
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    Overview
    • Excellent28%
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    “no elevator” (61 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 435 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Traveling for me requires thoughtful budgeting and my occasional trips to Victoria are no exception. I really try to research fair deals for my after tax dollars. I had been wanting to visit this family style restaurant at the JBI for several years. The $20...More

    Thank Moms-The-Word
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed here one weekend and had a fabulous time. Its in a great location for walking or a short cab ride to the harbour and shops. We had a had a 2 queen bed room which was very large. The bedding seems very out...More

    Thank amanda5805
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The lobby is full of antiques , simply charming ., spacious , with fresh coffee . The hotel is spotless , as are the rooms , if on the small side . It is old . Everything is fresh . A wonderful location . The...More

    Thank Vanc0uverIslanders
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    My sister and I loved the hotel. We had the connecting room so each had our own bedroom and shared a bathroom, all at a very reasonable price! We loved the antique furniture in the lobby and throughout the hotel. The connection to Emily Carr...More

    Thank susiesnorkeler
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    This proved to be a decent place to stay in Victoria. As seems to be the case here many of the hotels and inns are on the old side and seem to revel in a slight retro decor. Despite this, it was clean and comfortable....More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
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    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • US$78 - US$124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 Best Value Hotel in Victoria
    • #25 Romantic Hotel in Victoria
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 45
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    • Location
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    • Victoria Capital Regional District >
    • Victoria
    • Also Known As
    • James Bay Inn Hotel, Suites & Cottage Hotel Victoria ,
    • James Bay Inn Hotel, Suites And Cottage ,
    • The James Bay Hotel ,
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    • James Bay Inn Hotel, Suites & Cottage Victoria, Vancouver Island
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    Helen W
    31 January 2017|
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    Response from ricallen | Property representative |
    The Shuttle operate every 60 minutes. Late departure from the Airport are 11.30pm & 12.30. You could purchase your tickets by the luggage carousel once in the terminal.
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    20 May 2016|
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    Response from Nan-Oshawa | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, they have hair dryers. I don't recall a microwave.
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    68Roz
    7 May 2016|
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    Response from Shibert | Reviewed this property |
    No air conditioning. Rooms have fans and the windows open. Victoria seldom gets hot enough for air conditioning. It's hardly ever humid. As the temperature goes up, the humidity goes down. Temperature drops rapidly at... More
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    "We had a room on the main floor - close to lobby, very convenient."
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    "Try the Garden House. Splendid living room for meetings with friends. Nice kitchen /w stove,refrigerator..."
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    "Top floor rooms at the back would be quieter..."
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