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Howard Johnson Hotel and Suites Victoria Elk Lake

09/04/2017 10/04/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Fort St. John, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very reasonable rates for a comfortable, clean and well maintained hotel on the outskirts of Victoria. A very nice pool area for summer travellers. Perfect if you are departing from either the airport or the ferry terminal. We were even able to print our boarding passes the night before. The front desk staff was very helpful and the in house...

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HojoVic, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Hotel and Suites Victoria Elk Lake, responded to this review

Andy, First off, we would like to thank you for choosing to stay at Howard Johnson Hotel and Suites. Secondly, we are very appreciative that you took the time to provide us with a review on TripAdvisor after your stay. Our team takes a lot of pride in making our guests feel comfortable, and we are happy to hear you...

Courtenay, Canada
Reviewed 5 February 2017

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Surrey, Canada
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The facility has a good central location and allows good access to excellent housing area, such as Broadmead, Cordova Bay, Strawberry Vale, and Saanich East. The staff at this HJ are very friendly, and accomodatiing. In addition, the onsite restaurant offer excellent breakfast, lunch and supper.

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HojoVic, Public Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Hotel and Suites Victoria Elk Lake, responded to this review

Paul, We really appreciate you choosing to stay at the Howard Johnson Hotel and Suites while you were looking for a place to live in Victoria. We do have fantastic weekly and monthly rates for people in your situation. As you experienced, our on site restaurant is fantastic, and is very popular amongst the locals. We hope you will continue...

Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 11 January 2017

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Summerland, Canada
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We are more than pleased with every aspect of the Elk Lake Howard Johnson Hotel. The suites are lovely and roomy. Great having such a fine restaurant in the building.

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HojoVic, Public Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Hotel and Suites Victoria Elk Lake, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor after your stay. We really appreciate the perfect score. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay. As you found out, our attached restaurant serves excellent food, and is a local favourite. We always recommend reservations on the weekend. Thanks for staying with us, and we hope to...

Kirkland, Washington
Reviewed 29 December 2016

The hotel itself is nice, especially for value. The best thing is that it's close to Butchart Gardens, and just next door to Sannich Commonwealth Place where you can get excellent swimming facilities.

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HojoVic, Public Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Hotel and Suites Victoria Elk Lake, responded to this review

KirklandTom, Thank you very much for choosing to stay with us on your recent trip to Canada. We are lucky to be so close to one of the worlds greatest gardens: Butchart Gardens. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us, and are grateful you took the time to share your experience on TripAdvisor. We hope to see you...

Kamloops, Canada
Reviewed 19 December 2016

My wife and I ate there a week ago. The service is great, good selection and great food. It is a favorite spot of many Victorians as the waitresses greeted them like old friends. The meal came quickly and was eaten at about the same speed by us hungry travellers

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Rowlett
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Very happy with our experience. Breakfast at the restaurant was good. Best Howard Johnson we have stayed at. Friendly service, all the amenities in the room (flatscreen, microwave,fridge soft towels, coffee, big pillows) and comfortable.

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HojoVic, Public Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Hotel and Suites Victoria Elk Lake, responded to this review

Stephen L Brewster, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with an excellent review. We are delighted to hear you were happy with your experience at the Howard Johnson Hotel and Suites in Victoria. As a past winner of Howard Johnson's International Property of the year, and current winner of the Best of the Best, we are very...

Powell River, Canada
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Elk Lake Rd HoJo is well located for Sannich and Victoria if you have a car. The rooms have been updated since our last stay three years ago. I particularly enjoyed the bed and pillow; both were to my liking and I had a really good sleep. This is saying a lot considering I don't normally sleep that well in...

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HojoVic, Public Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Hotel and Suites Victoria Elk Lake, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to provide us with another review. We appreciate you taking additional time to provide us with more feedback. Your previous review on Expedia didn't mention the second door in your room. It seems you were located in one of our rooms with balcony access. Although, all of our rooms with balcony access are very...

Canada
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We stayed one night at this hotel and found the room fairly adequate. The room was a bit dated and the bed was a little uncomfortable for our taste but overall the room was clean and quiet. If you are visiting Victoria as a tourist the location may be a bit far from the downtown core where most tourist attractions...

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HojoVic, Public Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Hotel and Suites Victoria Elk Lake, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at Howard Johnson Hotel and Suites and sharing your views from your stay. Guest feedback allows us to gauge how we are doing, and make improvements for future guests. We are currently in the process of updating our rooms. We have recently renovated all of the flooring in our West Wing, and we will be updating...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In close proximity to everything you want to do and see in Victoria, the Howard Johnson Hotel and Suites on Elk Lake is your alternative to being downtown. Whether travelling to Victoria on business or pleasure you will find our hotel rooms both spacious and well equipped to ensure a relaxing stay. Our rooms include all the little things that add up to a better quality of life on the road. Guests can enjoy complimentary parking, weekday newspapers, in-room voice mail, high-speed wireless and wired internet, and all in a 100% smoke-free accommodation. Plunge into one of the only seasonal outdoor heated pools in Victoria or soak your stress away in our jacuzzi. Our restaurant, The Lakes Grillhouse and Bar is sure to have exactly what your craving for Breakfast, Lunch, or Dinner; or watch the game over a beverage in our lounge. Our award winning property and our staff will do their best to make our stay with us a memorable one. We looking forward to seeing you here in Victoria. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Howard Johnson Hotel and Suites Victoria Elk Lake

Address: 4670 Elk Lake Dr, Saanich, British Columbia V8Z 5M1, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Saanich
Price Range: $134 - $203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Howard Johnson Hotel and Suites Victoria Elk Lake 3*
Number of rooms: 88
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“All rooms are good and quiet I think”
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“top floor at the back, away from the elevator proved an excellent choice.”
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“We were on the bottom floor. We had no noise problems. Ask for room 108 or 106 you have about 10 steps to the pool!”
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