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    Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / Suites

    791 Pandora Ave, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1N9, Canada
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      2 adults
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          US$76
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          Overview
          • Excellent34%
          • Very good38%
          • Average18%
          • Poor7%
          • Terrible3%
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          “cafe lounge” (10 reviews)
          “dorm room” (11 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
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          Restaurant
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          Self-Serve Laundry
          Free Parking
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          2.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 31 August 2011

          This place rocks. The front counter staff is super friendly and helpful. The room and bathroom were nice, clean and comfortable. but with a bit of personality. There is no AC, but they do provide a fan. The location is great. It is not right...More

          Thank Flossie81
          Response from OceanIslandManager, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / SuitesResponded 7 September 2011

          Thanks for your comments! We're glad you enjoyed your stay!

          Reviewed 30 August 2011

          Location is good and service offered at really at a cheap cost compared to its location. They also provide free WiFi service in every room. But it seems to me, some services should be improved. I stayed in dorm during third week of Aug,2011. Room...More

          Thank Abhishek m
          Response from OceanIslandManager, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / SuitesResponded 7 September 2011

          Hi, thanks for your comments. Not all of our dorm rooms face the road: some are quieter than others. Regular Dorms are generally quieter than Discount Dorms (which is why Discount Dorms cost less per night). Thanks again for reviewing us on TripAdvisor!

          Reviewed 30 August 2011

          This hostel is a good, clean and friendly hostel with alot of colours. The place is nearby the city centre, a good location! The only bad thing, the road next to hostel is to load! You really need earplugs!More

          Thank sabine2783
          Response from OceanIslandManager, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / SuitesResponded 7 September 2011

          Hi, thanks for reviewing us on TripAdvisor. We are located downtown, so sometimes it can be loud outside. If you want to ensure a quiet night's sleep: 1) We have many different types of rooms available: some of them are window-free (with fresh air vents),...More

          Reviewed 28 August 2011

          It's no Hyatt regency but it beats out any other hostel/backpackers inn I have stayed in. Very nice staff, unique decor and comfortable rooms. Ocean Island is also in a fantastic location that provides easy access walking to anywhere downtown. Lots of cheap restaurants and...More

          Thank Jill M
          Response from OceanIslandManager, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / SuitesResponded 7 September 2011

          Hi, thanks for reviewing us on TripAdvisor! We're glad you had a good time at Ocean Island!

          Reviewed 26 August 2011

          Nice place. Warm colours on the wall. I stayed in a girls dorm. The bed was comfortable but the room was hot at night. The internet is very expensive $1.25 for 15 min, but you can go to the public library (5min walk) and use...More

          1  Thank Jqlne
          Response from OceanIslandManager, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / SuitesResponded 7 September 2011

          Hi, thanks for your comments. We're glad you enjoyed your stay. We do charge for use of our internet terminals, but we also have free WiFi.

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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$29 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 80
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          • Location
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          • Victoria Capital Regional District >
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          jkrz00
          I'm looking for a safe place for my 18-year-old daughter to stay May - August near the Inner Harbor where she'll be working. Is it safe for her to walk alone to/from Ocean Island Inn to the Inner Harbor? I'm reading that the Inn is great, but the neighborhood is a bit seedy/shady? Thanks!
          6 April 2016|
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          Response from DScanlon | Reviewed this property |
          The neighborhood could definitely be described as shady but it's perfectly safe to come to and fro. I'm staying at the Inn right now while I'm working and never have any issues coming to and fro, nor has anybody I've known... More
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          Veronica S
          Hi! Is there safe parking available? I'll be on my Harley and want to know if there will be a place to park...btw I'm mellow-not a loud biker stereotype. Thanks
          8 July 2015|
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          Response from Ocean I | Property representative |
          Hi there! There are a few options for parking for you. We do have a lost with five spots at the back of the building that you can rent for $10 per day. We've never had a break in before in this lot, and there is hostel... More
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          "I'd suggest requesting the first or 2nd floor if you have lots of luggage; there's no elevator."
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          "Ask for the biggest most expensive room. Don't bother booking any of the smaller ones."
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