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San Jose
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Everything at this hotel was very beautiful. The bar served excellent food and a local microbrew IPA that I enjoyed. Steam sauna is complementary, and they have heated outdoor pool and hot tubs called "mineral baths", though the primary mineral used was chlorine ;-) But it was still nice. They extended our stay at the same rate when we requested...

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We just spent two nights at the Oak Bay Beach Hotel and were very pleased. The staff genuinely care and wanted to make sure we had a great staff. Everyone from the front desk to the valet to room service is very accommodating. We didn't use the kitchenette which was modern but very small. The chairs at the counter would...

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1Thank laurafromcanada2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Oak Bay Beach Hotel is amazingly beautiful. The mineral pools & hot tubs are so beautiful to relax in as you stare out to the ocean.... The rooms are immaculate down to the last detail. The food was so delicious as well... Highly Recommend !!!!!

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1Thank Sheryn B
Reviewed 1 week ago

we have been to the Oak Bay Beach Hotel in Victoria BC on two occaisions and just loved it . The staff are wonderful and look after your every need . Both Dillon and Shane have made our stay a truly memorable one and the spa is amazing. The pool and hot tubs are so pleasant to spend time in...

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Calgary, Alberta
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the best kept secrets of Victoria. The hotel is simply outstanding. The amenities (spa, pool, hot tubs, exercise, theatre, restaurant) are outstanding! The views are simply breathtaking! The hotel is situated close to the Oak Bay Marina and shares the same view and is within walking distance of all of the wonderful shops, restaurants, and coffee...

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1Thank USCalgarian
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was expecting Nice....Was thrilled to find Elegance! From the moment we entered the Hotel we were treated with 5 Star Service. Our 'Boutique Suite' was made available to us early. The room was spacious, comfortable and stocked with a full kitchen. Had we wanted to shut the doors and stay inside, it was possible. However, we ventured out to...

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Kingston, WA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found this 5 Star Resort on Trip Advisor and loved the reviews...so we tried it for our 55th Anniversary Celebration. We spent four fun-filled and pampered days only leaving the Hotel to dine at area restaurants. I phoned the hotel in advance and was able to reserve great seats to a dinner-show on the night of our anniversary and...

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OBBH_Team, Manager at Oak Bay Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear WAJbcn, Happy 55th Anniversary! Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us and the TripAdvisor community. It was our pleasure to host your very special celebration. I was thrilled to learn that your stay left such a warm impression on you. Our staff work very hard to provide our valued guests with lasting memories; thank...

Vancouver
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Second time at the Oak Bay Beach Hotel, and both my wife and I just love it here. Rooms are clean, comfortable, spacious, and have a huge soaker tub, walk-in shower, and dual sinks. Had drinks and dinner at their pub last night, and everything was excellent, including the salmon burger, which was one of the best pieces of salmon...

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OBBH_Team, Manager at Oak Bay Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Greg M, Thank you for your kind words. From the spacious suite, heated outdoor mineral baths, to the delicious salmon, we were thrilled to read your review of our manor-by-the-sea. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Oak Bay Beach Hotel soon; it is, indeed, a very special place. Kind regards, Phil Trott Assistant General Manager

North Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the opportunity to spend two glorious nights here over the Remembrance Day 2016 weekend. It was quite relaxing and comfortable, and definitely would come back if the opportunity arises. The waterfront location may be a bit out of the way if you are not driving (5 to 10-minute drive into downtown Victoria), but free parking is provided. The...

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Okotoks, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at Oak Bay for our daughters grad from U of Vic. Can't say enough about the level of service and friendliness of the staff. Great location right on the ocean and in the nice area of Oak Bay. When I did go downtown I was chauffeured at no cost right to the harbour where I caught a float plane....

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OBBH_Team, Manager at Oak Bay Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear David L, Please send your daughter our Best Wishes on her recent graduation. Thank you for your five-star review of our lovely hotel. I am glad you had such a wonderful stay with us. It was our pleasure to be of service and we look forward to many return visits. Kind regards, Phil Trott Assistant General Manager

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
The Snug Pub
The Snug Pub
Cuisines: Bar, Pub, Canadian
Kate's Cafe
Kate's Cafe
Cuisines: Cafe, Canadian, Delicatessen
The Dining Room
The Dining Room
Cuisines: Canadian
Dinner Theatre at the Oak Bay Beach Hotel
Dinner Theatre at the Oak Bay Beach Hotel
Cuisines: Canadian, International, Contemporary
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Oak Bay Beach Hotel is a spectacular five-star boutique resort and spa. Enjoy fine dining in The Dining Room, a dinner show or movie in the David Foster Foundation Theatre, hot drinks and housemade treats in Kate's Cafe, pub fare in The Snug (a local legend), or a relaxing soak in one of the three seaside hot mineral baths while watching whales breach offshore. Onsite adventure activities, a sommelier, in-room chefs, catering & conference facilities and event planning also available. Each stay includes: complimentary parking, WiFi, local telephone calls, full access to our seaside hot mineral baths, steam sauna and fitness studio, turndown service and movie channels. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Oak Bay Beach Hotel

Address: 1175 Beach Drive, Victoria, British Columbia V8S 2N2, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Victoria
Price Range: $179 - $339 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Oak Bay Beach Hotel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 100
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Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Victoria
#2 Spa Hotel in Victoria
#3 Romantic Hotel in Victoria
#3 Family Hotel in Victoria
#3 Luxury Hotel in Victoria
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“Some rooms are full suites, so if that is what you want, request one.”
 of 5 bubbles USCalgarian, 1 week ago | Read review
“Marina Room is worth the $$”
 of 5 bubbles Sarahwinfield, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Worth it for the harbour view rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles Y9763BIdavidl, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Ask for a view!”
 of 5 bubbles marthalena, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“The views facing the water are spectacular, but all rooms are beautiful so I really doesn't matter which way you face.”
 of 5 bubbles Michele21266, Nov 1, 2016 | Read review
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