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Best of Victoria Guide

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Victoria
It's still one of the most British cities in North America, but there's more to Victoria than tearooms, antique shops and galleries (though there are plenty of those). Driven by the younger generation, the city has sprouted a collection of cool shops, authentic coffee bars and unique restaurants. It also has more cycling routes than any other Canadian city, providing a great way to explore the picturesque location (and avoid an afternoon of antique shopping).

All things to do » Things to do

Inner Harbour
Inner Harbour
Owner description: This scenic patch of waterfront is the location of Victoria's many tourist attractions, recreational activities, restaurants and shopping. For a special treat, have afternoon tea... more Owner description: This scenic patch of waterfront is the location of Victoria's many tourist attractions, recreational activities, restaurants and shopping. For a special treat, have afternoon tea at the grand Empress Hotel or board a ferry for a harbor tour. less
Attraction type: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas; Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks; Bodies of Water
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Royal BC Museum
Royal BC Museum
Owner description: Step inside and experience British Columbia. Since 1886 the Royal BC Museum has preserved and shared the human and natural histories of this province. Discover the famous First... more Owner description: Step inside and experience British Columbia. Since 1886 the Royal BC Museum has preserved and shared the human and natural histories of this province. Discover the famous First Peoples, Natural History and Modern History Galleries – a feast of sights, smells and sounds of British Columbia. The Royal BC Museum is also home to a cultural precinct including the BC Archives, Helmcken House, St. Ann's Schoolhouse, the Netherlands Centennial Carillon, Thunderbird Park and Mungo Martin House/Wawadit’la. less
Attraction type: History Museums; Natural History Museums; Art Museums; Museums
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Beacon Hill Park
Beacon Hill Park
This park holds a tree planted by Winston Churchill in 1929.
Attraction type: Parks; Neighborhoods
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Scenic Marine Route
Scenic Marine Route
Scenic running and hiking trail along the Pacific.
Attraction type: Trails
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Government House
Government House
Government House is owned by the Crown in Right of British Columbia, and is the residence of the Lieutenant Governor of the province.
Attraction type: Historic Sites; Architectural Buildings; Gardens; Government Buildings
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Restaurant Matisse
Restaurant Matisse
Ranked #1 of 1,083 Restaurants in Victoria
Price: $31 - $50
Cuisines: French
Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Ithaka Greek Restaurant
Ithaka Greek Restaurant
Ranked #2 of 1,083 Restaurants in Victoria
Price: $7 - $25
Cuisines: Greek, Canadian, Grill, Family Fare
Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Blighty's Bistro
Blighty's Bistro
Ranked #3 of 1,083 Restaurants in Victoria
Price: $18 - $30
Cuisines: Bistro, Fusion, Chowder
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Ulla Restaurant
Ulla Restaurant
Ranked #4 of 1,083 Restaurants in Victoria
Cuisines: Contemporary
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Blue Fox Cafe
Blue Fox Cafe
Ranked #5 of 1,083 Restaurants in Victoria
Cuisines: American
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

City Life Suites, Victoria
City Life Suites, Victoria
$57 - $230 (CAD 62 - 250)
The Oxford
The Oxford
$63 - $88
Ranked #24 of 57 hotels in Victoria
Weir's Beach RV Resort
Weir's Beach RV Resort
$34 - $53 (CAD 37 - 58)

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Delta Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort & Spa
4.0 of 5
Delta Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort & Spa
$134 - $398
Ranked #5 of 57 hotels in Victoria
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BEST WESTERN PLUS Inner Harbour
3.5 of 5
BEST WESTERN PLUS Inner Harbour
$124 - $263 (CAD 135 - 286)
Ranked #6 of 57 hotels in Victoria
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The Oswego Hotel
4.0 of 5
The Oswego Hotel
$122 - $427
Ranked #7 of 57 hotels in Victoria
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Oak Bay Beach Hotel
4.5 of 5
Oak Bay Beach Hotel
$207 - $523 (CAD 225 - 569)
Ranked #2 of 57 hotels in Victoria
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Magnolia Hotel And Spa
4.5 of 5
Magnolia Hotel And Spa
$159 - $344 (CAD 173 - 374)
Ranked #3 of 57 hotels in Victoria
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Beaconsfield Inn
4.0 of 5
Beaconsfield Inn
$135 - $253 (CAD 147 - 275)
Ranked #9 of 110 Victoria B&B and Inns
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Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.