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San Francisco, CA
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Exactly as listed. Lovely rooms, great staff, ok food. Location is a bit removed from most of the attractions but Victoria is small enough. The Theatre was not showing anything but looked to have an impressive array of shows.

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Pleasanton, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nice hotel with lots of great details in the room. Service is impeccable. Nothing to complain about. The highlight of the stay was the outdoor heated pools. 3 pools with different temperatures, ranging from warm to hot. Kids loved them. The change room is with the fitness and spa room. Free drinks and snacks were nice. Lots...

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OBBH_Team, General Manager at Oak Bay Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Greg, Thank you so much for choosing the Oak Bay Beach Hotel for your recent getaway. We are so pleased to hear that our Seaside Mineral Baths were a highlight for you and the family. We do hope to welcome you back again soon. Our Best, Michelle Le Sage General Manager

Londrina, PR
Reviewed 1 week ago

I chose this hotel because of the hot tubs by the sea, and they were actually wonderful! So cool to be on a jaccuzzi watching the ocean! But everything about the hotel was great: big rooms, nicely decorated, perfect bathtub separated from the shower, bathrobes for everyone including the kids, small kitchen in the room, free parking and free wi-fi!...

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OBBH_Team, General Manager at Oak Bay Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear mtbaraujo, We are so pleased to hear that you had the perfect Oak Bay getaway. We thank you for your kind workds about our hotel and our friendly staff. We hope to welcome you back again soon. Our Best, Michelle Le Sage General Manager

Mexico City
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to spend New Years in beautiful Victoria, B.C. and chose the Oak Bay Beach Hotel. We were extremely satisfied with our stay. The property is gorgeous, the staff is incredibly friendly and helpful and our room was quite spacious with excellent amenities, including a kitchenette. The location is excellent, albeit not exactly downtown. This is more than compensated...

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OBBH_Team, General Manager at Oak Bay Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Michael-Mx We are so pleased that you choose the Oak Bay Beach Hotel to ring in the New Year. We do hope to see you back many times in the 2017! Our Best, Michelle Le Sage General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First visit to this hotel, excellent staff very friendly! Snug Pub service was great and view was awesome. Enjoyed breakfast at Kate's sitting next to the fireplace very comfortable/relaxing, great selection of food, service very gracious. Outdoor pools were a highlight! Will return.

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Gilbert
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for a girls' weekend and the staff were wonderful, the views were magnificent, and we really enjoyed the pool. The rooms were comfortable and there were a few nice options on site for dining. We really only had one negative experience when a few members of our party clarified that there was alcohol in their drinks because they...

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Edmonds, Washington
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love this hotel. All of the staff are outstanding and always looking to make our stay more enjoyable. This property has come through some challenging times and now only need to continue growing. The spa is great and the pools are very relaxing. The dinning options are great. Nice to be able to get a coffee and tasty treat...

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North Vancouver
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love this location. The oceanfront rooms are great with outstanding views of the Strait. The OB is showing some signs of wear and tear - i.e. door to carpark doesn't close, scratches and dents in the baseboards, peeling wallpaper in the men's Spa change room. However, overall, it is still a great location to stay at. Staff is great...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel and location is nice, well it seems a little tired and dated. We originally choose to stay here to take advantage of the mineral pools and unfortunately we were disappointed for two reasons. One was the weather which was packed with heavy winds and pounding rain, it was so cold and nasty. The other reason was the fact...

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OBBH_Team, Manager at Oak Bay Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Cdnphilly, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us and the TripAdvisor community. I did reach out to you personally, however, have not received a response. Though I was glad to hear you enjoyed your comfortable suite and complimentary amenities, I was saddened to learn that your disappointments were primarily seeded from a misconception about...

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They had all the fixings and their customer service surpasses what we have experienced at the Empress Hotel. Christmas was set up beautifully and felt like home. We enjoyed the Christmas Eve dinner and the New Years Day dinner in the dining room. Room service was very good and ample bottled water was provided. We also enjoyed the use of...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
The Snug Pub
The Snug Pub
Cuisines: Bar, Pub, Canadian
Kate's Cafe
Kate's Cafe
Cuisines: Cafe, Canadian, Delicatessen
The Dining Room
The Dining Room
Cuisines: Canadian
Dinner Theatre at the Oak Bay Beach Hotel
Dinner Theatre at the Oak Bay Beach Hotel
Cuisines: Canadian, International, Contemporary
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Airport Transportation
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Oak Bay Beach Hotel is a spectacular five-star boutique resort and spa. Enjoy fine dining in The Dining Room, a dinner show or movie in the David Foster Foundation Theatre, hot drinks and housemade treats in Kate's Cafe, pub fare in The Snug (a local legend), or a relaxing soak in one of the three seaside hot mineral baths while watching whales breach offshore. Onsite adventure activities, a sommelier, in-room chefs, catering & conference facilities and event planning also available. Each stay includes: complimentary parking, WiFi, local telephone calls, full access to our seaside hot mineral baths, steam sauna and fitness studio, turndown service and movie channels. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Oak Bay Beach Hotel

Address: 1175 Beach Drive, Victoria, British Columbia V8S 2N2, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Victoria
Price Range: $260 - $407 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Oak Bay Beach Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 100
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Also Known As:
Oak Bay Beach Hotel Victoria, Vancouver Island
Hotel Style:
#2 Spa Hotel in Victoria
#2 Business Hotel in Victoria
#3 Luxury Hotel in Victoria
#3 Romantic Hotel in Victoria
#3 Family Hotel in Victoria
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“We like the higher water facing rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles foxymom55, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Of course, the sea view rooms are a must but the residential side is very nice as well.”
 of 5 bubbles BobbiS284, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ground level walk out rooms are recommend.”
 of 5 bubbles 950belindar, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on upper levels have better view”
 of 5 bubbles I3915ZPnicholasd, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Best views, including sunrise from the easterly viw.”
 of 5 bubbles BDCarter43, 14 Dec 2016 | Read review
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