Arbutus Inn - Victoria

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2898 Douglas St, Victoria, Canada, V8T 4N9  show map
 2 stars
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Arbutus Inn - Victoria

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator
Kitchen facilities

Microwave

Refrigerator

Electric kettle

No pets allowed

Overview

The budget 2-star Arbutus Inn offers 24-hour reception, ironing service and wake up service. The hotel opened its doors in 2002 and was remodeled in 2008.

This hotel is located in a downtown area, 3.3 km from Beacon Hill Park. The property is set a 20-minute stroll from Victoria center.

Occupying convenient location, the hotel lies close to hills and gardens.

Within a 20-minute walk guests will find Open Space train station. The property is set 5 km from Victoria Inner Harbor airport.

Rooms

The hotel offers 52 rooms. They are fitted with climate control, a private safe, a fridge, a kitchen and a writing table. Guests can also use a microwave, coffee/tea makers and a kettle.

Eat & Drink

Serving a wide assortment of dishes, Abc Family Restaurant and Romeo's Place are about 50 meters from the property.

Services

There are computer rental and a photocopier available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of rooms:   52.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • On-site parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Children are welcome
  • No elevators
  • Vending machines
  • Exterior corridors

Services

  • Car rental
  • Wake up service

Meeting facilities

  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 16 years
Existing bedding FREE

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Arbutus Inn - Victoria Victoria location
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Hotel Address:

2898 Douglas St, Victoria, Canada, V8T 4N9

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City Center
  • Victoria
    1.5 km
Airports
  • Victoria Inner Harbor (YWH)
    2.6 km
  • Victoria International (YYJ)
    23.2 km
Restaurants
  • Spoons Diner (cuisine: American)
    10 m
  • Abc Family Restaurant
    40 m
Ski areas
  • Ogden Point Breakwater
    4.1 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    52

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Rooms and availability

Premium King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Premium Room 1 King Bed

Lower-Floor Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds

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Guest Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds

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Room Description:

Standard|Standard Double Room 2 Double Beds

Standard First-Floor Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds

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Room Description:

Standard|Standard Room 2 Double Beds Ground Floor

King Room
  • Room size:

    27 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Standard|Standard Room 1 King Bed

One-Bedroom King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 King-size beds

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One-Bedroom Suite
  • Room size:

    32 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed and 1 Double bed

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Deluxe King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Arbutus Inn Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

Popular areas

  • Old Town1.4 km

Places of interest

  • Victoria Harbour Ferry900 m
  • Victoria City Hall1.4 km
  • The Butchart Gardens1.5 km

Shopping areas

  • Mayfair Shopping Center800 m
  • Westside Village Shopping Centre1.2 km

Amusement

  • Great Canadian Casino Inc300 m
  • Mayfair Lanes700 m
  • Red Lion Inn1.1 km
  • Billiard Gallery Ltd1.5 km
  • Roots Fest Music Festival1.5 km

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Point Ellice House800 m

Stadiums

  • Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre1.2 km

Museums

  • Victoria Literary Arts Fstvl500 m
  • Victoria Police Historical Society Museum1.3 km
  • J J Andre Assoc Ltd1.5 km
  • Victoria Independent Film1.5 km
  • Performing Arts1.6 km

Halls

  • Ukrainian Cultural Ctr800 m
  • Norway House900 m
  • DA Vinci Ctr1.3 km
  • Victoria Curling Club1.3 km

Universities, Institutes

  • Counsellor Training Institute1.5 km
  • Canadian College For Chinese1.6 km

Theaters

  • Mcpherson Theatre1.4 km

Public parking

  • Pacific Rim College1.5 km

College Campuses

  • Sprott Shaw College - Victoria500 m

Local attractions

  • Craigflower Manor and Schoolhouse1.7 km
    800 Johnson St., Victoria
  • Victoria Bug Zoo2.1 km
    631 Courtney Street, Victoria
  • Fairmont Empress Hotel2.2 km
    721 Government St., Victoria
  • Maritime Museum of British Columbia1.8 km
    28 Bastion Square, Victoria
  • Miniature World2.1 km
    649 Humboldt St., Victoria

Near the hotel

  • Point Ellice House850 m
    2616 Pleasant St., Victoria
  • Old Town1.5 km
    Victoria, British ColumbiaCanada

Restaurants nearby

  • Spoons Diner10 m

    Address: 2915 Douglas St
    Phone: 250-382-5111

    75% likes this, based on 37 reviews
    Cuisine: American

  • The Shark Club Bar and Grill260 m

    Address: 2852 Douglas Street (in the Sandman hotel)
    Phone: 250-386-5888

    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: GBP 9 - GBP 12

  • Romeo's Place280 m

    Address: 2-603 Gorge Road East
    Phone: 250-383-2121

  • Abc Family Restaurant40 m

    Address: 2900 Douglas St
    Phone: (250) 995-1200

    63% likes this, based on 46 reviews

  • Kitty's Hideaway (at the Vaction Inn)250 m

    Address: 3020 Douglas Street
    Phone: 361-2088

    70% likes this, based on 38 reviews
    Cuisine: Canadian

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    52

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Arbutus Inn Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Arbutus Inn

Average guest rating

6.8out of 10
Very good
Based on 21 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    5.0

    Dogs were welcomed for an extra charge.

  • Group of friends
    6.6

    The personnel is very friendly and interested in giving the best service possible, and try to help out as much as possible. New Management very concerned about our experience and phoned to get feedback and offer solutions.

    Breakfast at abc Restaurant was advertized as part of price but deal wasn't finalized at the time of our stay - further phone call from Management said it is now negotiated. We had to keep our bicylces in the room as we were told it was not safe in the outdoor lockup. Hotel ran out of hot water on Sat. Night due to problem beyond their control. We were told that the area of town was not the safest for guests.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Courtesy and helpful information outstanding.

    Bus service O.K. but the site is a little far from the downtown harbour area.

  • Couple
    6.2

    Good price and right in the part of town I needed to be.

    Ice maker outside.No hair dryer.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    The staff were extremely helpful with our queations about Victoria

    I would have liked a hair dryer...a minor but something I use every day and unfortunately I didn't think to bring mine.I understand the premise of Travellers Inns as to be an economical place to stay....just a note from me to you

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    The outside does not look great but the rooms are nice and clean. Great value for money.

    No fridge

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    Convenient location, fridge and microwave in room, comfortable bed with nice bedding, clean bathroom, quiet.

    No guest laundry facilities, but that was minor inconvenience.

  • Group of friends
    5.0

    It has an old-world Victorian charm

    Staff were extremely cold/not welcoming; not flexible in checking in early; looks very sketchy from outside; not a "5 minute walk" from Victoria attractions

  • Single
    4.2

    I was put in the basement. Never stayed in a hotel room in a basement. There were many insects due to this fact. When my room was made up the next day there was a stain on one of the white duvet covers.

  • Family with children
    5.4

    The location was perfect and the beds were very comfortable.

    No hair dryers in the room, needed to put down a room deposit upon check in, the beds were great but the rooms could definitely use an update

How to reach hotel

hotel Arbutus Inn - Victoria Victoria location
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Hotel Address:

2898 Douglas St, Victoria, Canada, V8T 4N9

Get directions
City Center
  • Victoria
    1.5 km
Airports
  • Victoria Inner Harbor (YWH)
    2.6 km
  • Victoria International (YYJ)
    23.2 km
Restaurants
  • Spoons Diner (cuisine: American)
    10 m
  • Abc Family Restaurant
    40 m
Ski areas
  • Ogden Point Breakwater
    4.1 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    52

Hotel Awards

CanadianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedVictoriaArbutus Inn

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Hotels Recommended by Guests in Canada

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