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Humboldt House Bed & Breakfast Inn

3.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   867 Humboldt Street, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 2Z6, Canada (Fairfield)
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Ranked #15 of 110 Victoria B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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Puerto Vallarta
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Humboldt House is walking distance to almost everything downtown Victoria. Its a small Bed and Breakfast in a Historic building. We staying in the Celebration room, on arrival we were greeted at the door by a very friendly employee who gave us all the information we needed for our stay. In our room was a small bottle of champagne, fresh... More

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Whistler, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As promised truffles and bubbles on arrival. I thought that would be the icing on the cake for my girlfriends 30th bday getaway but the best was yet to come. The breakfast served through the hatch into our private quarters that resembled a room from a james bond movie might just have clinched it. We selected the breakfast from the... More

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Temecula, California
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99 reviews 99 reviews
9 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We rented the cottage (this is not on the same property as the Humboldt House). Thoroughly enjoyed it. David, the innkeeper, was wonderful to us. It is a three bedroom, but one room is only suitable for a single person. Washer, dryer, fireplace, kitchen, etc. a lovely little property.

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Nampa, Idaho, United States
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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Sometimes you luck out with your B&B, and we sure did with the Humboldt House in Victoria, BC. First, the location is right there. Only a few blocks from Government Street, the waterfront, right near the Empress Hotel and the BC Museum. Also, the house has a secure parking area to the rear of the property, which we appreciated. The... More

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Pelham Manor, New York
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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

The Humboldt House is ideally located in close proximity to the seaplane port, bus station and downtown Victoria. David is a considerate, gracious, and friendly host, and he and his wife have set up their B&B so that you feel like you are in your own home away from home. Your room is your domain and it is set up... More

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Fircrest, Washington, United States
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6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

It was our first weekend away from the little one. The food was great, people wonderful. I was the perfect distance from down town. The only suggestions would be bigger tables in the room. When the food is delivered its a bit tight on those tiny tables.

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Surrey, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

What an lovely experience! Greeted warmly by David even though we were quite early. Shown in to the Library and offered some homemade cookies and Sherry (which you can help yourself to at any time), then shown up to our quaint room with a comfy queen sized bed, wood burning fireplace and beautiful built-in Jacuzzi tub surrounded by windows. Awaiting... More

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Bashaw, Alberta, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

Absolutely loved our stay here. We stayed in the Oriental room because we wanted a King sized bed. Was a little crowded due to the size of the bed but that was fine. Was super impressed with the in room couples massage we had and David was kind enough to accommodate us in one of the empty rooms since 2... More

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Kamloops
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

Beautiful B&B in the heart of the city with exceptional hosts and the most amazing food! Such a warm welcome with gracious hospitality during our entire stay; thank you so much David and Vlasta for making our Victoria stay so memorable. As B&B owners ourselves visiting for our annual conference and having stayed at many B&B's, this was a treat...thank... More

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Nanaimo, Canada
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12 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

Great spot in the center of Victoria. Walking distance to many restaurants, activities, inner harbour . David is a master chocolate maker an gives you truffle samples upon check in. Great bed, quiet location. Friendly hosts able to assist you in any way to make your stay in Victoria a memorable one. No doubt about it - Bed and breakfasts... More

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Address: 867 Humboldt Street, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 2Z6, Canada
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Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Victoria > Fairfield
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Humboldt House Bed & Breakfast Inn 3.5*
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Elegant Room featuring large Jacuzzi baths & wood burning fireplaces. Gourmet in-room breakfasts, chocolates, and sparkling wine included. Located two blocks from city center. ... more   less 
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