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Helm's Inn

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   600 Douglas Street, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 2P8, Canada (James Bay)
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Ranked #13 of 58 Hotels in Victoria
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
stillhavingfun Bellingham, Washington
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bellingham, Washington
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We enjoyed the nicely furnished, clean and pretty room which had an excellent KS bed. Had a small issue with ladies talking loudly in room next to our's, but desk clerk immediately handled it. Free, great map of Victoria was appreciated and we really loved being within walking distance of museums, good restaurants and the harbor. We will definitely return... More

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Pasadena, California
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75 reviews 75 reviews
13 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed at the Helm's in for a week, on vacation with my mother. We had a room with a mini kitchen, which ended up being an incredible asset as breakfast was the least of our priorities, and on certain days, it was hard to find breakfast downtown (especially on the go). Saved a lot of time and money. The... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An older hotel that actually occupies three buildings. There are no elevators and no restaurant. We let the hotel know in advance that we had trouble with lots of stairs and they booked us on a main floor. The room had a kitchenette and a separate bedroom with a very comfortable king size bed. We arrived early hoping to store... More

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Penticton, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Museum is literally out the back door and the a few blocks to everything else. Great place to stay if you plan to park the car and take in the sights and shopping on foot. We stayed in the building not housing the lobby, very clean (even in the corners and behind the doors). It is older, but the room... More

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Fort Lauderdale
14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently stayed for two nights at the Helm's Inn. The location is awesome as it is close to both the wharf and downtown. The rooms were clean and the staff was friendly. For the price, I think this hotel is a great place to stay when visiting Victoria.

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Tobermory, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We only spent one night but the staff were helpful and the room was very clean and nicely appointed. They even carried my heavy bag up three flights since there isn't an elevator. Location is perfect for downtown with an easy walk to all the action in less than five minutes. C&D, Tobermory Ont.

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Binghamton, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel had lovely rooms with a well equipped kitchen. The front desk was very helpful with any of our needs or questions. This hotel is very close to the harbor so we could walk there in the evenings.

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Keswick, Canada
15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel while visiting Victoria. Right across the street from the park. Walking distance to downtown and the wharf, Robert Bateman gallery...It's an older hotel. No elevators, but the room we had was amazing. Lots of space. Kitchenette. King bed and very bright. Loved it. Very homey feel to this hotel. If we were staying longer in... More

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Lacombe, Canada
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Two of my daughters and I hiked the West Coast Trail this September, and we needed a place close to the bus terminal to catch the bus to Bamfield, the start of our trail. We flew into Victoria so also needed to store our carry on baggage that we did not want to take on the trail. This hotel was... More

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Penticton, Canada
19 reviews 19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

This is an older hotel that has had all the rooms redone, right next to Beacons Hill Park and the inner harbour where all the activities take place. The rooms are fully equipped with a great kitchen with everything you would need to cook a meal. The room which is really a suite, have a great A/C and have two... More

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Address: 600 Douglas Street, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 2P8, Canada
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Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Victoria > James Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Helm's Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 42
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Also Known As:
Helm`s Hotel Victoria
Helms Hotel Victoria

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