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Helm's Inn

#14 of 58 Hotels in Victoria
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600 Douglas Street, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 2P8, Canada
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my second time staying at this hotel. We were put in the third building they have. All I can say is it was as good as the first time. Great to have a separate living room with a full kitchen, even though all we used was the fridge. The best part is the location. You can easily walk... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Helm's Inn for one night while waiting for the ferry to Port Angeles. Our room, 218, was fantastic! Its a brighr & airy corner room and it's huge, with a full kitchen. The location is a 10, being right next to the BC museum and a block to the Empress Hotel. No breakfast, or elevator, and parking... More 

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Munich, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Helm's Inn is perfectly situated in downtown Victoria, one block off the main drag. If you're eventually taking the ferry over to Port Angeles then you couldn't do better. The inn is not much to look at from the outside, but inside, our room was large, clean and the kitchen had all we needed. A/C worked well on the hot... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found this by accident while driving by looking for hotels close to the parliament buildings and harbor. Walking distance to everything downtown. The rooms were large and cozy with kitchens and separate bedroom areas. We tried three different rooms during our three nights there and all were equally enjoyable. Friendly staff and clean rooms. I hope to visit there... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awesome quiet hotel Right across from Beacon Hill Park Very close down town. .Empress Hotel Water front. .Fishermans Wharf Suites with full kitchen available Definitely stay there again ☺ Next door to the BC Royal Museum and Imax theatre

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Sun Lakes, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are bicycle touring north. We have stayed in hundreds of hotels over the last few years. This hotel is a benchmark for other hotels to live up to. The positives: clean property and room, friendly staff, good bed, clean linens, good water pressure in sink and shower, good room lighting, kitchenette with stove, refrigerator, microwave, sink, plates, utensils, coffee... More 

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N.Wales
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Victoria via Harbour Air stayed overnight and returned via Ferry to Vancouver. All the bookings were done via Viator. This worked out better for us than the "Tour" offered by the Tour operators. As the return ferry ticket was open it allowed us to make the return in daylight. We loved Victoria and the location of Helms Inn... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here to do the West Coast Trail and stay in Victoria afterwards for a few days. Close to city bus, that goes straight to airport. West Coast Express bus also close. Food, harbour, museum, pubs, shops, everything within close range. Great for walking around. Rooms are nice and clean and come with their own complete kitchen. Sofa beds for... More 

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Black Creek, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small - but cozy Hotel - older, but well maintained - people very helpful - extraordinary service, willing to go the extra mile. Great location - just across from the Park. Not far from Government Street. Will go again. Great value.

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San Juan Island, Washington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

After traveling to Victoria many times, I came across this great Inn. My room was perfect. Away from street, pleasant staff and a great value for the $$$! A gorgeous, enormous park is across the street, Beacon Hill. My room was spotless and charming!

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