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Robert Porter House B&B

649 Superior Street, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 1V1, Canada
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Worcester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This B&B is just a short walk from the harbour in downtown Victoria on Vancouver Island. The couple who run this place are friendly, cheerful hosts. Our room was right at the top of the building and it was an enormous room. There is also a substantial balcony room at the back with a small fridge. I have never seen... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

The heritage house in which the Robert Porter B&B is located was substantially renovated about 10 years ago, including raising the building and creating B&B suites in the lower floor (where our room was), Nicely finished, good breakfast, underground parking next door, private entrance to our room - all at a price that very reasonable when compared to nearby hotels.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Okay, the below street level rooms are kinda creepy at first, but once you get used to the view....kinda like the old Lavern and Shirley show where they lived in a basement apartment, the place was nice. Certainly not large or luxurious, but fine for a night or two.The hosts were very nice, the breakfasts ample and the location was... More 

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New Westminster, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

We stayed at the Robert Porter House during the Easter weekend. The B&B location is very close to the BC Museum, Government Buildings, and the downtown area where there are unique shops. The Beacon Hill Park is basically across the street. This is a very large park. Too bad we did not have time to explore. The Robert Porter House... More 

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Milan, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Charming super nice B&B, really well located, quite and clean ...what else!? Super lovely hosts and delicious homemade breakfast, different every morning...highly recommended! The only thing not working properly was the wifi connection.. But we really enjoyed our time there!

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We made a last-minute decision to visit family in Victoria. All our usual hotels were fully booked. We will definitely return to this charming property. An outstanding architectural gem. It has been beautifully restored, with modern conveniences such as heated floors whilst keeping the truly wonderful old radiators. Free secured underground parking and absolutely delicious three course breakfasts ,freshly cooked... More 

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Canadian Rockies, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

After extensive search on Trip Advisor I decided on Robert Porter house, and it was a great choice for a mother daughter trip! The owners and very friendly and always had a smile on their face. They gave us a tour on arrival. We were happy with our room and our cute little private balcony/outdoor seating area! The breakfasts were... More 

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Clearwater, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Our hostess was extremely congenial, and accommodating in every way. Our suite, one of five, was very large and bright, and even had a washer/dryer set. The location was it's seller though! We easily walked every place we wanted to go.

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Charming period bed and breakfast in a great location ,easy walk to all to sights of Victoria ,Large room with our own entrance .lovely and clean with very comfy bed ,The breakfasts were filling and slightly different each morning .Celia made us very welcome and gave us info on interesting spots to visit.We were booked on a late ferry and... More 

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Springfield, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

This historical home, turned B&B is in a terrific location to experience Victoria. Room was nicely appointed and comfortable. Excellent underground gated parking is a huge plus. The nearby Beacon hill part is great to walk through - and quite a surprise in the middle of the city. My husband and I would definitely stay here again

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