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Tally Ho Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   3020 Douglas Street, Victoria, British Columbia V8T 4N4, Canada (Formerly Vacation Inn Hotel & Convention Center) (Burnside)
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Ottawa, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Victoria BC Canada
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We had to change rooms due to a maintenance issue however they were courteous and professional and we had a good stay. There is a restaurant off the and of the main floor hallway "Kitties Hideaway" it is fantastic! Amazing comfort food, huge breakfasts, don't miss it. :)

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013 via mobile

Room smells of old smoke. Bathroom:tub is stained and the sink is cracked like an eggshell. The smoke alarm is ancient, discoloured and obviously not functional (light dead). I paid over $140 for THIS?! Thanks for nothing, Expedia.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

All seemd okay at the beginning, basic room, simple amenities. We didnt pay much and didnt expect much either. i could have dealt with the dirty coffe pot, broken AC, wet carpet, musty smell and general run-down atmostphere but the worst part was the management. The staff were friendly enough but the guy running the place was a cheap and... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

horrible. 2 hours late getting into room as it had been 'busy', which one would think they knew about in advance to prepare, but ok .... nowhere to go along 4 lane highway, mattress shops, defunct motels etc, except at least a health food store and a Denny's. after a long day of travel I drew the line and went... More

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Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

This hotel was clean and had the basics. Open internet(no security), very pleasant staff always willing to help, great price. Forgot alcohol in room and when we called back days later they said they had it and we could pick it up the next time we were in Victoria. We would stay there again. Right on the Trans Canada Highway,... More

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

I stayed here with my mother and brother AND my little dog! I was so glad they were pet-friendly and they were also ok for us to leave the dog alone in the room sometimes which was great. The room was clean and very big, absolutely no complaints. All of the reception staff were so helpful as this was our... More

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Olympia, Washington
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

Needs a serious room remodel. Very noisy heater. I had to turn it off to sleep. Bathroom sink was seriously cracking and mildew on the ceiling. Had a very diffcult time closing the curtains and the outside light still got in. The bed was also uncomfortable. The only positive that I was able to say is that the gentleman a... More

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Toronto, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

My girlfriend and I recently stayed at the Vacation Inn in Victoria for 3 nights. Our first night was the Sunday before a 7-day hike on the West Coast Trail. The location is perfect for hikers as it is within walking distance to a Canadian-Tire (across the street), and two shopping malls to purchase any last minute necessities for the... More

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Address: 3020 Douglas Street, Victoria, British Columbia V8T 4N4, Canada (Formerly Vacation Inn Hotel & Convention Center)
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Victoria > Burnside
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Tally Ho Hotel 3*
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Also Known As:
Vacation Inn Hotel And Convention Center
Vacation Inn Hotel Victoria
Vacation Hotel Victoria

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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool
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Weary travelers look forward to the warm West Coast welcome of the Tally Ho Hotel in Victoria. The Tally Ho greets guests with its renowned hospitality and all the comforts of home, tastefully appointed air-conditioned rooms, queen size beds and cable television. Guests can relax in the heated outdoor-pool and the garden patio-lounge. The hotel features a wide range of dining services, including a casual dining lounge, licensed cocktail lounge, and full facilities for conventions. ... more   less 
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