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Swans Hotel & Brewpub

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   506 Pandora Ave., Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1N6, Canada (Downtown)
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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18 reviews 18 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Clean and comfortable altho it is on a noisy street, some bar noise late but it was a weekend and I expected that. Food in the returarnt was good. Waitress was a ditz! Too bad cuz the hotel staff was very nice and informative. About two long blocks to the main street, about four blocks from the main areas...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My friends and I shared a suite at the Swans Hotel. The suite was very very nice. Not sure I'd recommend this particular suite for families with small kids because there was a stairway up to the bedrooms. I'm sure they have others though. The service was excellent. We also enjoyed a meal at the Brewpub, also with excellent service.

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Vancouver, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My wife was washing her hands on the 2nd floor, and I noticed the water leaking to the first floor in the kitchen. I contacted the reception and someone came to the room and he said there are no available rooms that I can move you to right now, but I will bring you a bucket and we will adjust... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in room 205. Management said it wasn't above the pub but I could clearly here the band and people hoot and holler as they left. Had luke warm water for a morning shower. Parking is in the open in a public lot. Room faced a busy street intersection and a run down building. There is no air conditioning... More

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Corvallis, Oregon, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we stayed at 2 different hotels this time while in Victoria. Swans was overpriced compared to the other one we stayed at, but the less expensive one was much nicer and more relaxing. We came up from Oregon on motorcycles and had asked ahead of time about parking. We were told there was a lot directly behind the hotel we... More

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Victoria, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner and I recently spent the night at Swans Hotel and Brew Pub and have nothing but good things to say about it. The building was built near the end of the nineteenth century as a seed and feed distribution warehouse and has been creatively transformed into one of Victoria's most interesting and welcoming boutique hotels and pubs. I... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location is right downtown so os great for sightseeing. However at nighttime there was a number of drunk and rowdy people around. The room/suite we got was very shabby and not chic. One bathroom dowbstairs and two bedrooms upstairs. The two bedrooms had no proper windows!!!! One had a skylight and the other some sort of floor level screen.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an excellent packpacker's hotel. Cozy and affordable. Swans hotel is a great hangout to stay at when in Victoria. So affordable and cheap. With full kitchens equipped with a stove, it was good for a night in with friends.

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Sault Sainte Marie, Ontario, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Swans hotel is always a pleasure to stay at when in Victoria; frankly I would not stay anywhere else. Staff is great and rooms are very spacious, each with a terrace, and a well equipped kitchen, if you want to prepare your meals. Then again there are so many good places within an easy walk I have usually restricted myself... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Was to Victoria this year, and we always seem to end up back here. First off, the staff are fantastic! Special shout outs go to Ryan and Angela at the front desk who bent over backwards to ensure our stay was painless. We reserved for a week, and faced the possibility that we might have to move rooms, which was... More

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Address: 506 Pandora Ave., Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1N6, Canada
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Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Victoria > Downtown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Swans Hotel & Brewpub 3.5*
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Swans Hotel & Brewpub offers 29 unique and comfortable suites and is conveniently located in the heart of historic "Old Town" Victoria. We are a short walking distance to downtown's Inner Harbour, museums, galleries, events, entertainment, shopping and much more. ... more   less 
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