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    The Strathcona Hotel

    919 Douglas St | British Columbia, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 2C2, Canada
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Rooftop Bar
    Accessible rooms
    Laundry Service
    Free Parking
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

    I have stayed at 'the Strath' in the past, so disregarding all the bad reviews on here lately I stayed again last week with my granddaughter. We went to Vic for a shopping trip, one night only. The front desk clerk we had on check...More

    1  Thank misspriss033
    Reviewed 11 April 2017

    We have often walked pass this heritage hotel and felt it was about time to give it a try. The initial ambiance - front lobby and staff, the room hallway were fantastic a great wow factor, The disappointment came in the bedroom. We had a...More

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    Response from Joel C, Director of Sales at The Strathcona HotelResponded 11 April 2017

    Thank you for your review. Yes we continue to improve our property including a major renovation for 8 rooms this year. Part of this renovation is taking 8 room and reducing them to 4 rooms to allow for better seating space. The Hotel property is...More

    Reviewed 8 April 2017

    Let me start by saying that i do not usually write reviews on Tripadvisor but felt compelled to write this after my experience at this hotel yesterday evening. We paid extra to have what the front desk staff described as a "quiet room" only to...More

    1  Thank 401ktraveller
    Reviewed 20 March 2017

    This is a beautiful old hotel in the heart of the city. We found it charming upon check in. That was before the noise started. Our room was just above street level, directly over the pub downstairs. The noise was so loud we might as...More

    1  Thank 712luckygal
    Response from Joel C, Director of Sales at The Strathcona HotelResponded 11 April 2017

    LuckyGal, Thank you for your review. We are located in the downtown core and noise is always an issue. We do try to place our guests in the best accommodations possible unfortunately if we have a busy day of accommodations not all guests can be...More

    Reviewed 13 March 2017

    We were recently in Victoria for a concert and this hotel was the perfect location for the downtown core, and the arena for the concert. When we arrived i was impressed by location, and the look of the hotel. Very old which is cool, and...More

    1  Thank Brent F
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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$68 - US$174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 72
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    • Victoria Capital Regional District >
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    • Also Known As
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    laurenmichael17
    16 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
    29 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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    "First floor facing Douglas was whisper-quiet after 2:30 am... but if you won't be up for last call..."
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    "Ask for North, not facing Douglas st."
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    "Very clean..."
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    "North side rooms will be quieter."
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