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Helm's Inn

#17 of 57 Hotels in Victoria
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600 Douglas Street, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 2P8, Canada
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Ferndale, Washington
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131 reviews
25 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our second stay at Helm's Inn was as a family of three adults. (The first time we were just two.) There are no two bedroom units, but there are several with sleeper sofas, so we booked one of these. Our room was in a different building than the first time and the room was enough smaller that we were convinced... More 

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Comox,British Columbia,Canada
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164 reviews
99 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015

Reception was mediocre and once completed and off to the room the carpets were quite dirty on the way which made me concerned as I do like a clean establishment but once I entered my room I was very satisfied. Nice room,very clean and cozy. Big king bed that was very comfortable.Nice little kitchen with all you need Small bathroom... More 

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Manchester, Washington, United States
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153 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015

We were staying in Victoria 1 night to allow us to experience the holiday lights at Butchart Gardens, this place was VERY reasonably priced, right off of the inner harbor and close to many Victoria 'to-do's'. The hotel is clearly being renovated, dry wall exposed, dumpster in parking area to hold tear out materials. However, having said that there was... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015

The walls are very thin. We could hear everything from the rooms around us, including neighbors conversations and tvs. the floors are wooden so we heard every movement from the room above. cleaners often have loud conversations in the hall which can be heard clearly in rooms. there is also some construction going on at the moment, which can be... More 

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Courtenay, Canada
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66 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2015

This is a great place to stay. It's right at Beacon Hill park and it's a stone's throw from the Royal BC Museum. Two blocks to the Inner Harbour. The room was fantastic as well. Totally set up with small kitchen. WIFI was nice and there was a wired Internet connection. Highly recommend the Helm's Inn!

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belgium
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015

As we visited Victoria towards the end of our 16 day trip through western Canada, we hadn't booked a hotel in Victoria from the start. The day before we couldn't find much availability on the internet anymore. Fortunately we found Helm´s Inn in a travel guide. It proved to be the best accommodation on our Canadian trip – also the... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015

Helm's Inn is a great place to stay when you are visiting Victoria. I chose it for its close location to the bus depot, one block uphill but not too difficult with suitcases and to the Inner Harbour, 5 minute walk. It is also very close to the BC Museum which is well worth a visit and other sightseeing places... More 

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Makawao, Hawaii
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

My husband had seen another place as we walked through Victoria on our first day in B.C. When we stopped for the night in Duncan, he reviewed available properties in Victoria for our return to the area. He found what he thought was the establishment he had observed earlier and booked it. The next day, as we were driving back... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015

From check-in to check out, great experience. We had a suite in the Parkside building. It was roomy, bedroom had 2 big beds. Loads of storage space and kitchen facilities.All the staff were super, from reception through to housekeeping. Location is brilliant,easy walk to downtown. Slight downside was some traffic noise, early morning but overall a really good, good value... More 

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Ross Ca.
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60 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

This hotel has a wonderful location for exploring Victoria !!!! the rooms are fine. Not 5 star fine, but very comfortable for the reasonable price. The location is quiet. We would stay there again.The people at the front desk were fast and gave good service.

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