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Surf Motel

290 Dallas Road, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 1A6, Canada
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Comox Valley, Canada
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72 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed 1 night here and really enjoyed it. Lesley, the owner was amazingly kind and welcoming! The room was clean and had everything we needed including, coffee, creamer, kitchenette and even 2 plastic chairs to sit on the balcony! Which we did a lot! The view is onto the ocean and the peer and the fact that the door... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such a fantastic place, we will return. So it's a 1950's -60's style motel which is probably original but the stuff you need to be 21st century is bang up to date. So the reception is like almost stepping back in time, but in a good way, the elevator smells of machine oil and is true vintage, but in a... More 

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Edmonton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here a few weeks ago and really enjoyed the room we were on the third floor. The view was to die for ,nice balcony to sit out on, our room had a fridge, stove kitchen table. The lady at the front desk(sorry I forget her name) was very pleasant and gave us advice on where to eat and... More 

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Devon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were so lucky to find the Surf Motel, from the outside its very retro, we saw the vacancy sign and decided to ask to see the room, we were shown a room on the 3rd floor (they have a lift).....wow, the room was light,bright and airy, double wow the view of the sea. The room had a well equipped... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked this motel on recommendation and were thrilled with the choice. The motel rooms are decorated in the style of the 1960's and are immaculately clean and spacious. From the cute pink toilet and bath to the compact but very handy kitchenette, king sized bed and balcony overlooking the water, the room was an absolute delight to stay in.... More 

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Saskatchewan, Canada
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47 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 241 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We stayed in a second floor, corner room, at the Surf just a few weeks ago. As we approached the place I was slightly unnerved at its general outward appearance, somewhat weatherworn and dated. But inside it was a different story, clean and tidy with some fun 1960's decor touches. We got to our room to find a great view... More 

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Victoria Capital Regional District, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

All I can say is that I agree with all the other reviews. A gem I am happy I have discovered. Waking up to the amazing view in a really comfy bed. Sigh, I could do this every day. Coming back next year again, but for longer.

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Cobourg, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

We were thrilled with the Surf Motel and our stay there. The rooms were spotless, spacious and very comfortable. The view was beyond awesome. We will stay there whenever we are in Victoria from now on. Friendly, courteous staff and great location as well.

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Halifax, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

During my five-night stay at this motel, I was very happy to be located near downtown Victoria while still having a phenomenal view of the Olympic mountains from my own deck. Despite this hotel's age, it's well kept and well staffed. I found the rooms to be comfortably large and the free WiFi was very convenient. Our room had a... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

My family and I were very excited to stay at surf motel. My father advised the staff about us bringing our four children and he was advised Surf Motel were very excited to accommodate us. My father agreed to pay 155 a night and we stayed for three nights. Upon arrival, my children were very excited and hyper (given that... More 

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