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Hotel Zed

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Castlegar, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a cute little gem in downtown Kelowna. My husband and I stayed here when we were in town for a concert and anniversary. The room was cute and cozy. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The roof top patio is a great addition for relaxing on a summer night. The colors are fresh and fun. Perfect location within...

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fussybun, General Manager at Hotel Zed, responded to this review

Dear Alisa, Thank for reviewing our sister hotel in Kelowna. I will forward your comments to the General Manager in Kelowna. I am happy to hear that you had a great time while visiting Hotel Zed Kelowna. Regards, Marc P General Manager

Jasper, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't know where to start! Everything here was such a unique, wonderful experience! Dana at the front desk was a joy and full of tips for things to do around the city! The ping pong lounge and wii area was a wonderful way to spend our evening before taking the bikes out for free in the morning!! The waterslide...

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fussybun, General Manager at Hotel Zed, responded to this review

Dear Everysecond, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at Hotel Zed. We are thrilled to hear it was a great experience for your family and that you left with a lasting impression. I will be sure to pass on your kind words to our team to inform them that their efforts are recognized and appreciated....

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With most reviews I pretty much think a place is great, or not great. This is the exception. The funky decor is the big attraction with this place. Bright colors, rotary dial phones and so on. But the room was way too small and the stairs to climb up to our floor were metal (rainy city) and this day had...

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fussybun, General Manager at Hotel Zed, responded to this review

Dear John P, We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at Hotel Zed. It is always a pleasure to receive feedback whether positive or negative. I will share your comments with our team. I am sure that this feedback will serve as a training and coaching experience to all of our colleagues as we strive to continuously improve...

Olympia, Washington
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our kids FLIPPED over this hotel! It was an incredible experience with upscale vintage touches at every turn. Typewriters, record players- phones with cords! Incredibly fun water slide and indoor pool. The highlight was the free VW van shuttles, by far. We highly recommend this gem for a super fun trip! Your teen/tween will love you!

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fussybun, General Manager at Hotel Zed, responded to this review

Dear Wendy B, Thank you for the review and for the kind comments! We are delighted to learn that you had an amazing time here and that you got a chance to hit the pool and hot tub - there is no better place to relax in Victoria. We hope you had an amazing time exploring the City of Victoria...

Vancouver BC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spend 2 nights at Hotel Zed with my 2 kids over spring break. We wanted a casual place to relax and hang out and Hotel Zed was it! My kids are 7 and 10 and between the pool, waterslide and ping pong table, the kids had a great time and I could relax too! We didn't take advantage of...

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fussybun, General Manager at Hotel Zed, responded to this review

Dear Jamsago, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We are pleased to hear that you and your family enjoyed your stay and especially appreciated our funky guestrooms, Lobby, as well as the Ruby restaurant. We hope to welcome you and your family again soon at Hotel Zed! Regards, Marc

Surrey, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed two nights in this awesome motel. They did a fabulous job of renovating this older property. Very clean and loved the 60's vibe. My son loved the pool and Zedinator waterslide and I was pleasantly surprised by the hot tub and sauna. Didn't get a chance to enjoy the restaurant, but it was always pretty full, so that must...

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fussybun, General Manager at Hotel Zed, responded to this review

Dear Steveddouglas, We are so glad that you had a memorable experience here and that you enjoyed the Zed experience, it truly is a cozy spot in the middle of the city. We do hope you had a great stay here and hope you will be back to visit us again soon! Regards, Marc P General Manager

Fort Lewis, Washington
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The property looks like something straight out of a Scooby Doo cartoon, complete with rotary dial phone and "how to" instructions. I was impressed with the friendliness of the staff and the cleanliness of the room. The only things that I wasn't impressed with was the fact that the highly rated restaurant had a long wait to be seated, and...

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fussybun, General Manager at Hotel Zed, responded to this review

Dear djak12, First and foremost, thank you for taking the time to post this review and for your wonderful comments. We are thrilled that you had a great time here and we are also glad to know that you felt welcomed by our colleagues. This is something that we strive to do with all our guests and are thrilled that...

Whistler, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this place was really funky. its a converted motel that feels like the 60's. our room wasn't large but it had a huge shower and the bed was comfy. there is a pool with a water slide and a outdoor hottub. they offer a free shuttle which is very convenient there is a diner on site that has great breakfast....

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fussybun, General Manager at Hotel Zed, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are so glad that you had a memorable experience here and that you enjoyed the Zed experience, it truly is a cozy spot in the middle of the city. We are also glad that you enjoyed the recommendations that our front office team provided - there are so many wonderful things to do in Victoria BC. We...

Kelowna, Canada
Reviewed 23 March 2017

You can appreciate all the small details and efforts that went into resurfacing this old motel. Some additional unique and appreciated "bells and whistles" of this hotel were free rental bikes, longboards, vinyl records, classic board games, and a zippy water slide.

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fussybun, General Manager at Hotel Zed, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First and foremost, thank you for taking the time to post this review and for your wonderful comments. We are thrilled that you had a great time here and we are also glad to know that you felt welcomed by our colleagues here. This is something that we strive to do with all our guests and are thrilled...

Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

가족단위방문 적임. 수영장시설및 사우나잘되어있음. 직원들 친절하며 모든 요청에 빠르고 적극적으로 반응. 탁구대, Wii게임, 보드게임등 완비 good - swimming pool, free coffee, recreation room, kind staff, modern design. bad - fan in the bathroom, view. perfect for a family.

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fussybun, General Manager at Hotel Zed, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are so glad that you and your family had a great getaway and that you were able to take advantage of the wonderful activities we have here at the Hotel. It sounds like it was a jam packed getaway. Thank you for taking the time to post this review and for the kind comments about our colleagues...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We're a ridiculously fun & eclectic hip hotel in Victoria BC that is so completely awesome your mind will be blown! Ok, slight exaggeration, but we swear it's like nothing you've ever seen before: '67 VW shuttle, typewriter station, vinyl listening station, pool & waterslide, ping pong lounge and comic books in the bathroom ... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Zed

Address: 3110 Douglas St, Victoria, British Columbia V8Z 3K4, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Victoria > Burnside
Price Range: $93 - $232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Zed 3*
Number of rooms: 61
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Also Known As:
Blue Ridge Hotel Victoria
Blue Ridge Motel
Hotel Zed Victoria, Vancouver Island
Hotel Style:
#9 Spa Hotel in Victoria
#22 Family Hotel in Victoria
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“away from the street!”
darryls740, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“it's a walk up, so check that if you have difficulty with stairs or distance.”
decogran, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“cheaper during week in summer”
woodenpenny1, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We always stay in the back section to keep away from the main road. Not sure if it matters or not.”
176williamc, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Try to stay away from Main Road, it is quieter!”
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