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    The Strathcona Hotel

    919 Douglas St | British Columbia, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 2C2, Canada
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 10 February 2015

    It was tricky to decide between 3 and 4 stars for this place, as it is quite an average hotel in terms of the room/facilities but fantastic in terms of location and very good in terms of value. All in all I would very much...More

    1  Thank hkm23
    Response from Joel C, Manager at The Strathcona HotelResponded 11 February 2015

    hlm23. Thank you for reviewing the Strathcona Hotel. We are always trying to improve our service and accommodations. We have just ordered new bedding what will help improve the look and feel of all the rooms. I may borrow part of your tag line 'this...More

    Reviewed 6 February 2015

    I stayed here Feb 1-5 th. traveling solo.. rooms were small but very clean, and support staff were great. on-site pub/bars were good fun... Nick at the "Sticky Wicket" was good company while sitting at the bar by myself.. Maggie also. I was a little...More

    Thank Lyle J
    Response from Joel C, Manager at The Strathcona HotelResponded 11 February 2015

    Lyle, I am pleased you enjoyed your stay in Victoria. I will stop by the Sticky Wicket Pub the next time Nick is working and say hello for you.

    Reviewed 24 January 2015 via mobile

    I stayed on a Saturday night and was in the 5th floor corner room. It's small but clean and comfortable. I was surprised on how quiet it was considering how many bars and nightclubs are in the building and I actually had a really great...More

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    Response from Joel C, Director of Sales at The Strathcona HotelResponded 26 January 2015

    Thank you for your review. As we are a small property we have found Ice machines on the floors are more troublesome and noisy for hotel guests so we decided ice form our liquor store would be the best. You also get a chance to...More

    Reviewed 8 January 2015 via mobile

    The room was a decent price and we got in late so it was nice to have some beers onsite. I would have liked to have had a coffee maker, soap dish and more pillows. I know that I could have asked for more but...More

    Thank giveit2mestraight
    Response from Joel C, Director of Sales at The Strathcona HotelResponded 16 January 2015

    Giveit2mestraight, Thank you for your review. A quick call to the Hotel desk would have solved the pillow issue. We have two extra pillow in all the Hotel room's armoires/dressers. If our housekeeping staff missed this we would have sent pillows to your room. Housekeeping...More

    Reviewed 5 January 2015

    Can't beat the central location of this old hotel. Has great restaurant on ground floor, an active pub location. Rooms over the street can be noisy when pubs close. Small, quaint rooms, very clean. Staff friendly and helpful. Their website gives extra bonus in meal...More

    1  Thank harmonypj
    Response from Joel C, Director of Sales at The Strathcona HotelResponded 7 January 2015

    HarmonyPJ, A great review of our Hotel and the Sticky Wicket Pub. I am sure your review will be very helpful future travellers. Thank you.

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • US$83 - US$188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 72
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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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    Erica H
    28 January 2017|
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    Response from Brie-Anne E | Property representative |
    We hope to have new rooms with a King Bed available this upcoming summer that will have accessible showers. Currently our Premium Quad rooms have support bars in the washroom to help with accessibility however they contain... More
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