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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“beacon hill park”(106 reviews)
“no elevator”(40 reviews)
“full kitchen”(46 reviews)
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Kitchenette
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 24 November 2014

The hotel consists of three separate buildings. Upon a check in I was given a room in a main building, which is facing rather busy Douglas st. I asked for a quieter room, that would face either into the interior or a quieter Superior St....More

1  Thank krolikv
Reviewed 23 November 2014 via mobile

I was feeling pretty fed up after a sardine like transit from Vancouver and the appalling weather but my mood took an instant upwards turn when I walked into my room. Way above what I was expecting. It was like an apartment and I was...More

1  Thank farrcat
Reviewed 20 November 2014

I've been meaning to write this review since I stayed in the Helm's Inn last summer. The hotel was/is that good. I booked the reservation there after reading many glowing online reviews. (A good call on my part.) The Helm's Inn is conveniently located. We...More

2  Thank S B
Reviewed 11 November 2014

After arriving in Victoria to pouring rain, it was nice to find this hotel and check in. The hotel is located in a great part of town, close to all the main attractions victoria has to offer and near plenty of great places to eat....More

2  Thank kellie1982
Reviewed 11 November 2014

I decided to relocate from another property which didn't suit my family's needs on a recent two night stay in Victoria. This was during an extended Remembrance day weekend that saw many people visiting and taking Monday Nov 10 off, (including several school districts) so...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$128 - US$195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#11 Family Hotel in Victoria
#19 Romantic Hotel in Victoria
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$128 - US$195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#11 Family Hotel in Victoria
#19 Romantic Hotel in Victoria
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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peter r
19 March 2017|
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Response from Chris P | Property representative |
Hello! There is indeed on site parking for $5.25 CAD per night. Thanks! Chris @ the Helm's Inn
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Shelly H
25 January 2017|
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Hello! The amenities provided to monthly guests really depends on the source of the reservation. For example if you've booked your room via a 3rd party site such as Expedia then you would be paying a nightly rate and... More
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lois403
12 July 2016|
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Response from Annette P | Reviewed this property |
We had rooms on the second level of the Helm's Inn. We had travelled from Vancouver, by bus, which we took from Vancouver to Victoria. The bus terminal was a five minute walk from the Helm's Inn. If you take the ferry on... More
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"Make sure you book in advance as they do book up quickly"
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"Top floor, third bldg."
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"No elevator"
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"If you have difficulty with stairs, then I would suggest requesting a room on the main floor as there are no..."
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