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Island Travel Inn

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1850 Douglas Street, Victoria, British Columbia V8T 4K6, Canada (Formerly Traveller's Inn Downtown) (Downtown)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bathroom dirty, smoke free rooms smell like smoke, paper towel plugging hole in all and all around creepy. Floors not vacuumed, no cutlery old tube tvs would not recommend staying here. I could go on for days but I'm sure you get the point.

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Comox, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked this hotel for a bachelorette party and it worked out perfectly. It was right downtown and the best price for what we needed, which was basically a good location and a place to sleep. The front desk clerk was friendly and wasted no time pointing us toward parking, the ice machine and the elevator. We were really happy with... More

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North Bend, Washington
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

if I were paying under 100 on a busy weekend I may let it slide but we paid over 300 for less than a 48 hr stay. Upon entering noticed dirty hand towel on night stand and thought is that what they use to dust? No towels in bathroom. No coffee pot. The coffee pot they brought didn't work very... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Traveled to Victoria BC on business and my head office booked this motel on Expedia. When I got there I had a very bad sick feeling. There was mold in the bathroom and only one cheap towel and face towel. There was a big red stain (blood?) on the so called bedspread and the room smelled so bad. The window... More

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Calgary, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in Victoria for less than 24hrs to catch an early morning ferry from the harbour. I chose this hotel for the price and proximity to downtown. With other comparably priced options in the same area I would never choose to stay here again. It is a tired building with very worn, outdated furniture, stained bedding and linens. Everything... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I pity the the front desk clerk who was polite but incompetent or untrained cause he has to go back. Our rooms had no towels, where not well made up and smelled of smoke. Beds were lousy. One room had crack between wall and air conditioner fixed (?) with packing tape. The lasting reminder was itchy feet from the athlete's... More

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British Columbia, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

If I could rate this as a minus 5, I would. Smoke detector was beeping upon arrival so whole unit was taken out and not replaced. Window wouldn't open and air conditioner not cooling. Every time a bus or truck went by the whole room shook. Very hard to get clean towels and enough of them . Had to ask... More

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Omaha, Nebraska
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

There were bugs in our room. The legs on our bed were broken so it tilted. The lamp was broken so it didn't work. It was not at all clean. The bathroom was disgusting. We had to ask for a blanket since our bed didn't have one. The boys at the front desk, however, were very polite. It would be... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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17 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Despite the mixed reviews of others, we didn't have a bad experience. It's not 5 star, but doesn't claim to be. It was great for the price. The room was clean, the king bed comfortable. Everything worked. The front desk was helpful. The wi-fi was free and reliable. It was a short walk to shops, restaurants and downtown area. Yes,... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

Upon check in, you're made to sign a waiver stating you won't smoke in the hotel, yet the room reeked of smoke and had numerous burn holes in the bedding. The bed was horrible and seemed many years old. I would definitely look for a different place next time I visit the city.

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Address: 1850 Douglas Street, Victoria, British Columbia V8T 4K6, Canada (Formerly Traveller's Inn Downtown)
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Victoria > Downtown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Island Travel Inn 2*
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Also Known As:
Traveller`s Inn Downtown Hotel Victoria
Travellers Hotel Downtown
Travellers Hotel Victoria

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Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
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This downtown Victoria location features 78 rooms. Free high-speed internet access in lobby, free parking. King size beds, air-conditioning, working desks and in-room coffee/tea. Jacuzzi suites are also available. ... more   less 
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