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Union Club British Columbia

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   805 Gordon Street, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1Z6, Canada
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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San Bernardino, California
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41 reviews 41 reviews
22 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our group rented 4 rooms for our night in Victoria, and all of us enjoyed the stay. We loved the second floor patio area for gathering, and the wide choices provided for breakfast (included, and well above most hotel standards). The standard rooms are not large, and the bathrooms are small and outdated, but the suites are spacious. Common rooms... More

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Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at the union club in August 2014 for two nights and had our wedding reception there as well. I have never felt so taken care of by hotel staff in my life. Everyone was so helpful and polite, from the sever who gave us breakfast both days (and managed to slip us a bit of... More

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Vancouver, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I want to start by saying my daughter and I have not had breakfast - hopefully our included breakfast makes last night's experience feel less terrible. Our room was as expected - small, clean and somewhat well-appointed (room 121)...until I took a shower. A stand-alone tub with a plastic shower curtain encircling the tub. Which means you are TOUCHED by... More

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UCBC, Front Office Manager at Union Club British Columbia, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We're sorry to hear about your experience at the Club. We truly appreciate your feedback and we will look further into your observations to ensure that we provide our guests with optimal service. More

Portland, Oregon
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've labored over this review for several days. I believe whatever I say would be an understatement. Staying at the Union Club is like motoring a Chris Craft Catalina around the Great Lakes. Staying at the Union Club is like sitting in the back of a Silver Cloud. It is several notches above the neighboring Empress, without the bustle of... More

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UCBC, Front Office Manager at Union Club British Columbia, responded to this review

A most gracious thank you, Cody, for your kind words. We're delighted to hear your appreciation of our historic building and it's always exciting to hear back from our room guests. We look forward to welcoming you to the Union Club on your next visit to the city of Victoria! More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our only regret or this stay was that it wasn't longer! What a neat find. It is a small place with only a few rooms, converted to "public" use in the "90's. (It is still a private club) But the location is great (Next to the Empress hotel) and the styling is "classic" with much wood paneling. The Reading Room... More

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UCBC, Front Office Manager at Union Club British Columbia, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We greatly appreciate your kind words and we're glad to hear about your experience here at the Club. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Union Club when you next visit the city of Victoria. More

Kamloops, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located across the street from the Empress Hotel and conveniently close to all the major sites in Victoria The Inn at the Union Club of BC was a great place to stay. Breakfast was excellent and staff was willing and helpful. Has that old English hotel look and though very clean could use some updating.

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UCBC, Front Office Manager at Union Club British Columbia, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We're happy to hear about your wonderful experience here at the Club. We look forward to welcoming you on your next visit to Victoria! More

Victoria, Canada
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On August 9th my wife and I celebrated a very special anniversary in grand style by booking a newly renovated corner harbour view suite at the Union Club in Victoria, British Columbia. The suite was nicely updated with special decorating touches that made it really feel like a home away from home. The bathroom has been upgraded with a new... More

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UCBC, Front Office Manager at Union Club British Columbia, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to provide the Club with such a lovely review. We truly appreciate all feedback we receive, as it enables the Club to continually improve our services for an optimal guest experience. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next stay in the Harbour Suite! More

Edmonton, Canada
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43 reviews 43 reviews
11 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have stayed at the Union Club before and when I needed to book a hotel in VIctoria for a few nights I decided to return. I appreciate the central location but also staying here gives the guest access to the dining room, which in my opinion offers some of the best food in Victoria. Breakfast is included and the... More

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UCBC, Front Office Manager at Union Club British Columbia, responded to this review

Dear Jean, We are glad to hear you enjoyed your time at the union Club. Thank you for providing your feedback. I will be sure to pass on your compliments to the Executive Chef. Regarding the coffee refill service, I will inform the Food and Beverage Manager who will look into this further. We look forward to welcoming you back... More

Kansas City
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Wonderful location only two blocks from the Empress Hotel, Visitors Center, Harbor restaurants and entertainment and more. The view from the roof top patio at night is beautiful after a day of tours and walking. History surrounds you from lobby to library to quiet dining room. Previously a private gentlemen's club, it is now open to all adult guests. A... More

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UCBC, Front Office Manager at Union Club British Columbia, responded to this review

Dear Cheryl, Thank you for your feedback. We are certainly lucky with our historic building (101 years old), located in a prime position downtown, right by the inner harbour! I too love our elevator - the second oldest in British Columbia in fact! Thank you for providing the lovely recount of your time at the Club and we look forward... More

Victoria, British Columbia
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119 reviews 119 reviews
26 hotel reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

While I have never stayed here, I have eaten here on a number of occasions, the most recent being for our annual firm general meeting and dinner. The food was simply fantastic! Tuna Tataki Salad amazing! Beef Tenderloin Sublime! Ditto for the Creme Brûlée! And the service was unbelievable. Perhaps the best I've ever experienced! True professional waitstaff who know... More

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UCBC, Front Office Manager at Union Club British Columbia, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to provide such a detailed review of your dining experiences at the Club. I will pass along your feedback to our Food and Beverage Manager and General Manager, as they will be eager to share this with the staff. We are glad to have been able to offer you exceptional service and amenities; which... More

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Address: 805 Gordon Street, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1Z6, Canada
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Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Victoria
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Union Club British Columbia 3*
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Union Hotel Victoria
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