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Paul's Motor Inn

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1900 Douglas Street, Victoria, British Columbia V8T 4K8, Canada (Downtown)
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Burlington, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Overall it's a budget motel, with the good and bad that goes with the territory, but it does have a certain retro appeal that reminded me of a place where a '70s rock band could stay. There's nothing terribly wrong unless you consider a/c a must (Victoria nights tend to be cool). The rooms, cleanliness and service are adequate if... More

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Newport, Rhode Island
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The location is very convenient, and the rooms are typical 2-star hotel rooms. There is no AC, so the rooms can get quite hot if you're traveling in the summer. Also, the Wi-fi is fast late at night and early in the morning, but otherwise it is quite slow.

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nanaimo bc canada
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7 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Temperatures were at 30C (90F) and assumed A/C was in the room but no it wasn't and almost checked out due to extreme heat in room. Sink and bathtub both were clogged. Get what you pay for. Restaurant was very good and average priced. Walk to downtown/Chinatown and inner harbour.

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Summerland, Canada
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not only did the room have an overall feel of dirtiness, but we also had no hot water for showers! Dust was thick everywhere, the coffee/tea basket had not been replenished (there was used sugar packets in the basket still!), the pillows were flat and small and a large spider occupied the room with us. We did get a small... More

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Langley
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We needed a reasonable place to sleep close to the inner harbor - It was clean ,reasonable priced ,easy to book . Unfortually the Air Condition was out of service and we had a very hot night . The couryard outside gave the hotel a nice character .

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Invermere
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014 via mobile

Stayed for 1 night, hotel was in a handy location. Offered good value compared to other hotels. The room was tidy and clean although older style. If you are on a budget and want a simple place for the night it will do the job fine

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Nanaimo, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We travel to Victoria periodically and want a very convenient "bed and bath" to stay. Paul's is an old, clean and reliable motel but no frills or luxury. It is extremely convenient to everything, concerts at the Safeway centre, China town, shopping and, being a motel there is easy access to your room and free parking. The area is very... More

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Trail, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

After driving twelve hours to get here our bathroom was dirty, the tub still had water and hair all over it. We told the front desk and they weren't concerned, also we were away from the group we booked with (again nothing could be done). It took two weeks and several phone calls to get an answer which wasn't satisfactory... More

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

this was my second time at paul's, the first was four years ago. my boyfriend and i love paul's! it's affordable, retro (literally), and close to downtown (10-15 minute walk to centre) without being amidst all the tourist trash. we like it as it has some character without being pretentious and snooty like so many hotels in vic. we also... More

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Seattle, Washington, United States
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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013 via mobile

We decided to stay at Paul's Motor Inn because we were traveling with our (55 pound) dog. A surprise was that this is quite a nice place! No, nothing fancy about the rooms but they were clean, had all the standard features (in-room safe, wide screen TV, coffee maker), the beds were comfortable, and the inn us within walking distance... More

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Address: 1900 Douglas Street, Victoria, British Columbia V8T 4K8, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Victoria > Downtown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Paul's Motor Inn 2*
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Paul`s Motor Hotel Victoria
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