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Vista on the Rock

3500 Mayfair Drive, Victoria, British Columbia V8P 1P8, Canada
Vista on the Rock

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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012

This property is no longer owned by Mountainside Luxury Resort since Nov 2011. New owners have made tremendous changes to revitalize the property into a clean and tidy boutique residence that provides peace and tranquility to those who look for total rejuvenation.

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Hong Kong, null, Hong Kong
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

It was my first time to stay in a B&B with an unexpected level of quality like this, and now I begin to afraid that I can't find another B&B to exceed this one! It was the spectacular and relaxing view of the city, it was the homey and warm feeling of the lodging, it was the tranquility and peacefulness... More 

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JulieLovesVictoria, Owner at Vista on the Rock, responded to this review

Dear Ivan, Thank you so much for your review and your time in writing such a wonderful review. We are so happy to know that you enjoyed your stay with your loved one at Vista on the Rock, which is actually the highest elevated B&B in Victoria. We are so happy to know that you both found the experience memorable... More 

Yorktown, Virginia
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13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2011

We rented the entire home..thats right it is a house! We did get a really good deal, as in too good. We did arrive too early and we were willing to wait. The kitchen and grounds were at our use and we had a caterer doing the cooking for the entire weekend. The kitchen was filthy and the pool and... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2008

We are locals to Victoria, and stayed here for our wedding night. We had gone 8 months prior to our wedding to check it out, and must have hit them on a really good day that day, because it looked lovely, and was very close to our wedding reception venue. Being locals, we had many places to choose from, and... More 

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vancouver
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2008

We stayed here having never been to Victoria before. It was OK. We called the place prior to booking and were told that it was close to downtown - it's not. When we arrived we assumed the person there would have some information about Victoria, she didnt even know the bus number that would take us downtown. At breakfast I... More 

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Winnipeg,Manitoba
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2008

My wife and I stayed at mountainside Feb.15-19.To begin with this is not a resort ,it's a B&B and a good one. Our room was large,cleanand had a great bed and jacuzzi.The wall facing the city is all glass and the view is incredible. The staff was friendly and effecient.The breafast was continental but the food was of high quality.We... More 

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hans29
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2008

I am writing this to warn everybody who wants to stay at this place when we arrived there you pull up in the driveway to see a tarp on the roof of the the house. Our cab driver goes to the door this girl in sweat pants tank top and slippers answer to "Yeah" I ask my boyfriend I think... More 

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LA, CA
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2007

My husband and I had planned on staying here as part of our honeymoon in BC but changed our minds when we arrived at the property. Though the staff was very kind and understanding to us and the location itself is more of a very low 3 star hotel, I felt that other honeymooners should be aware of a few... More 

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Edmonton, Alberta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2007

My husband and I stayed at this resort in late May of this year. We were very dissapointed that both the pool and hot tub were broken for our romantic weekend and we did not find out until we got there, and we were offered no discount because of this. We stayed on the main floor by the breakfast area... More 

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Milton
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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2007

I recently spent a long weekend at the Mountainside Luxury Resort. What a wonderful experience. It is a small bed and breakfast with very personal care, thanks to the house manager, Victoria. She ensured every detail of our stay was perfect. Mountainside is near the top of Mt. Tolmie and the view from my spacious private deck was amazing. I... More 

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