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Tally Ho Hotel

3020 Douglas Street, Victoria, British Columbia V8T 4N4, Canada (Formerly Vacation Inn Hotel & Convention Center)
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Victoria, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for two nights with my husband and my daughters. - Extremely bad and strong smell (honestly smelling like excrements). The employee and the manager at the front desk could not smell it (I still believe it was denial on their side). My 4 year-old kept saying she wanted to get out of the smelly room but the hotel was... More 

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Innisfil, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

We stopped at the Tally-Ho for drinks with a group. There was a band playing and the place was rocking. We are seniors and the music was 60's so it was right down our alley. Service was good and the drinks reasonably priced Had a great time. We even got to dance which in bars today is a virtual impossibility

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Coquitlam, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Stayed one night for a family reunion. Accommodations are adequate. Bathroom was newly renovated. Hallways, walls and corners with many paint chips. Looks like maintenance isn't a priority. Breakfast was better than expect. Great coffee!

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

We stayed here for two nights while visiting relatives. The restaurant was good for breakfast and close to all we needed. The staff were friendly and the room was fine, even though it was somewhat dated with old school TV. We would stay here again.

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Victoria, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

I was there for the Victoria Labour Council mingler. The bar was very loud and busy for a Wed night. Service was good, food was good-beer too many of the lousy national brands-just 3 locals on tap. Had 2 flavours of chicken wings, dry garlic ribs, gyoza dumplings, pizza bites and veggie dip.The bar is very dark-lots of tvs showing... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

My husband and i travelled to Victoria to adopt a dog so we needed a dog friendly hotel. Both of our hockey teams were playing each other that saturday so we also wanted a great sports pub. We found both at the Tally Ho. Upon arrival we found something we were dissatisfied about in our room, the staff immediately gave... More 

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Fort Worth, TX
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Victoria is an expensive city, and a hard city to find reasonable accommodation in the downtown. Tally Ho Hotel (formerly the Vacation Inn Hotel and Convention Center) is great value. It's clean and quiet. There's nothing fancy here, but it's reasonable, on the bus routes, and an easy walking distance from the core. They have a business center in the... More 

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Richard S, Front Office Manager at Tally Ho Hotel, responded to this review

Dear cguertin, Thank you for taking your time to write us a great review. We always appreciate the feedbacks that are given by our valued guests whether it's positive or negative. We are thrilled to hear that you have enjoyed your stay with us. Look forward to having you back at the Tally Ho. Kind Regards, Richard Sung Front Office... More 

Ringwood, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Our first night in Victoria BC at the peak holiday week no decent hotel could be found. By sheer chance we walked along Douglas Street and saw the 'Tally Ho'. We rather anticipated the same reply that we had received at other hotels where we had sought accommodation. We were fortunate to meet a superb manager, Richard Sung. He went... More 

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Richard S, Front Office Manager at Tally Ho Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jennifer and Douglas C, Thank you very much for the great review. We are honoured to receive such an exceptional review. It was a great pleasure for our team to have extremely joyful couple stay with us for three weeks. Mr. Douglas's witty humour and your kindness made our working hours so much more pleasant than usual. I hope... More 

Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Landed in Victoria high season without a reservation. We researched expedia.ca and found this Motel. Located within 1.9 km of downtown Victoria. It was clean, spacious, great service and restaurant. There is also an outdoor swimming pool. We paid 109.00 which was amazing in high season. Would definitely return. Thanks to the staff for there prompt service to any request.... More 

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Richard S, Front Office Manager at Tally Ho Hotel, responded to this review

Dear 703Ginny, Thank you very much for the great review of our hotel and restaurant. It is wonderful to hear you've enjoyed your stay with us and we really appreciate you taking the time to give some insight into your experience. Reviews and feedbacks have tremendous affect on not only for the management but for our staff to provide even... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Convenient from the heart of Victoria, this off beat older hotel sparkles with its hidden amenities. A great pool, quiet, clean room, personable and friendly staff and an AWESOME restaurant. Our two week vacation left us and our traveling friends thinking back that the food we ate at the Tally Ho Restaurant ranked right up there with the "upper crust"... More 

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Mark E, General Manager at Tally Ho Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Doris_MN, Thank you so much for the lovely review of our hotel and restaurant from your visit in August! I am so pleased to hear that you had an opportunity to enjoy all the amenities that we have here at our hotel and it is so nice to hear you enjoyed your stay! I do hope that it won't... More 

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