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English Inn

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   429 Lampson St., Esquimalt, British Columbia V9A 5Y9, Canada (Formerly Olde England Inn)
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Kelowna, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and son in law recently held their wedding at the English Inn. We all stayed at the inn for the week before and for the event. I was so impressed with every detail of the experience that I felt compelled to write this review. Where to begin? Staff. Heather was in front of every detail with suggestions, solutions,... More

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Edmonton, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I wanted to take a small trip and couldn't find the right hotel to stay in. I saw the English inn so I googled it and read some reviews that weren't the greatest. So I called the hotel and spoke to Heather and asked her her input on these reviews. She assured me that we would not... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

We stayed at the English inn for just one night and were very pleased we chose this quiet, tranquil place! We had room #1 with a large king bed, a gorgeous bathroom with a claw tub/shower, a nice cozy tv/reading area, and an amazing balcony that overlooked the immaculate grounds and also had a small view of the ocean! The... More

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Melfort, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Loved the old world charm of this Inn! The staff were very friendly, helpful and accommodating. The grounds are great to explore on your own or as a romantic stroll with your loved one. We can't wait to go back for another visit!

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Coquitlam, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We held my daughter's wedding reception at the English Inn on the BC Day long weekend. We couldn't have been more pleased with the way the event turned out. All her requests were met; the decor was beautiful and the food delicious. Heather and staff took care of all the details to perfection. The rooms were comfortable and clean. Most... More

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Nanaimo, Canada
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Did not spend the night in a room however did get rest for the wedding there. The room was very large and clean. Old world charm and beautiful. This is the perfect location for a Wedding the location and surrounding grounds are beautiful. One d the nicest weddings I ever attended.

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Victoria Capital Regional District, Canada
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

I chose the English Inn as my wedding venue both for the ceremony and the reception. Under the management of Heather Greenleess I couldn't have asked for a better day. They took care of everything to perfection and all the small things that are bound to go wrong on a day like that were tidied up and taken care of... More

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Victoria, Canada
4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

The English Inn was a fantastic venue for our wedding. In the past they've had a pretty bad reputation, but they are now under new management, so I hope no one judges them for past owners mistakes. Heather was absolutely amazing in helping make our Wedding as perfect as it could be. She responded promptly to our questions and did... More

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Madrid, Spain
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10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Be careful when you book here, I booked and payed for a king superior room and they tried to put me into a very mediocre standard. After I voiced my dissatisfaction they did move me to my reserved quarters. I will say that the room and grounds where quite beautiful but, as others have written here, the grounds and balconies... More

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English I, General Manager at English Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to pass along your comments regarding your recent stay at the English Inn. As you had secured your booking through an on-line booking site and upon arrival your choice did not reflect the room type you had expected at the time of reservations, I am happy to hear that the staff upgraded you at... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Our stay at the English Inn was very nice. Our room had a king size bed that was very soft and had a little balcony to sit out on to enjoy the grounds. The grounds are in need of some weeding and pruning but it was beautiful because all the rhododendren were in full bloom. The morning coffee, tea and... More

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Address: 429 Lampson St., Esquimalt, British Columbia V9A 5Y9, Canada (Formerly Olde England Inn)
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Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Esquimalt
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — English Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
English Hotel Victoria

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