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Dashwood Manor Seaside Bed and Breakfast Inn

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Lancaster, VA
Reviewed August 25, 2012

Perfect spot for our family reunion. Dave and Sharon were the perfect hosts. Their suggestions from what to do, where to eat and how to relax made our trip more enjoyable. Every breakfast was yummy and great beginning to the day! Would definitely return.

Thank Nancy A
Waterloo, Canada
Reviewed August 22, 2012

As a global business and leisure traveler, from major chains and boutique hotels to very modest hotels in Europe; Dashwood is always our first choice in Victoria, BC. We know we can count on spectacular views of the water and mountains just across the street, perfect for morning and evening walks or runs, beautiful park across the road and the...

Thank Sketchwrite
San Francisco
Reviewed August 20, 2012

This was our second visit. Very restful and relaxing. Views of the water was nice. Good breakfast every morning. Very helpful and gracious hosts. Would stay again. Favorite restaurants in the area were Bubbys Kitchen, Bard and Banker and Pizzeria Strada.

Thank Brian K
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed August 15, 2012

Dashwood Manor is a 100 year old house, so not sure what I was expecting, but certainly not the guests up above coming home at 11:30pm on motorcycles and then taking a shower only to be woken up by the water running! It was a very hot weekend and w/o fans, unbearable in our very small room overlooking the parking...

1Thank Cwdiede
Dave L, Owner at Dashwood Manor Seaside Bed and Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

We are sorry to hear of the problems this guest had while staying with us. We can appreciate how annoying it would have been having the guests arrive late and hear the motorcycles running and then have the sound of running water afterwards. We know what it’s like to have sleep disturbed. As much as we sympathize, the guest did...

Palm Springs, CA
Reviewed August 14, 2012

We loved our stay at Dashwood Manor! Situated on the Juan de Fuca Strait, the sea and Olympic Mountain views are spectacular. A beautiful park is across the street. Cook St Village, with restaurants and shops, is nearby and downtown is a pleasant walk away. Our room was homey and comfortable. Dave is helpful whether your interest is gardens, walking...

Thank Bonzeninis
Duncan, Canada
Reviewed August 4, 2012

Well, spending an awful lot of money to stay at a B&B would be worth it if the experience was great. The room was crampt and poorly lit and the water coming out of the bathtub was brown. When I enquired about this, I was told that the city must be flushing the lines...with a bit of a tough luck...

1Thank peterdavidson1964
Dave L, Owner at Dashwood Manor Seaside Bed and Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

I believe this guest stayed one night only in Tudor, our least expensive room. Our ten rooms range from standard for those wanting an economical stay to luxurious and very spacious by any standard. The rooms range in size from 400 square feet to over 700 square feet. I do not feel it is warranted to call Tudor cramped, nor...

Dayton, OR
Reviewed July 31, 2012

This was our first experience with a bed & breakfast facility and we were very pleased. The location was on Puget Sound and our room had a great view of the Sound and the Olympic Mts beyond the Sound. Breakfasts were very good with each breakfast completely different from the others making for a great variety. The room was very...

Thank Ram1995
Mesa, Arizona
Reviewed July 30, 2012

My mother and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Dashwood Manor. We splurged and asked for the master bedroom of the house ~ The Chelsea. It was a comfortable, beautiful room with views of the sea. The bed was delightful and the linens and duvet felt like butter. Three winged chairs were perfectly set by the windows where one...

Thank Nancy B
Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed July 30, 2012

Going to Victoria on business, it's always nice to tack on a couple of days for pleasure. We chose the Dashwood because of its location-- close to downtown, and right on the bottom edge of Vancouver Island with the ocean just steps away. There is no shortage of awesome walking either along the expansive shoreline or in Beacon Hill park...

Thank myklreinhart
Dave L, Owner at Dashwood Manor Seaside Bed and Breakfast Inn, responded to this review

Yes, the house is 100 years old this year, and it is a glorious mansion. The house is prominently located along Dallas Road, Victoria’s scenic waterfront drive. All guest rooms have ocean views since we are directly across the street from the ocean. Our website photos and descriptions are quite clear about the views from each guest room. Five of...

Reviewed July 29, 2012

A great B&B for enjoying Victoria. The Somerset room had a great balcony view. The breakfasts were better than any other B&Bs we've been to and Dave is very helpful. The location is within walking distance of everything. Only thing they could improve is to add a bike rack in the parking lot.

Thank hkbuczek
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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
1912 heritage Inn offering bed and breakfast with fabulous ocean views from all guest rooms. Located beside historic Beacon Hill Park in walking distance to downtown Victoria and across the street from the beach. Eleven spacious guest rooms. Romantic getaway featuring jacuzzis, fireplaces, stained glass, antiques. Private bathrooms. Attentive, knowledgeable innkeepers with an easy-going, friendly manner. Inspected and approved by six organizations including Victoria's Historic Inns, BC Innkeepers Guild, Tourism Victoria, Victoria's Finest B&Bs and Tourism BC. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dashwood Manor Seaside Bed and Breakfast Inn

Address: 1 Cook St, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 3W6, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Victoria
Price Range: $170 - $235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Dashwood Manor Seaside Bed and Breakfast Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Somerset is a good choice (huge bathroom compared to Kensington)”
WilsonCapeTown, 6 days ago | Read review
“If you have difficulty with stairs, , ask for a lower-level room.”
BethC111, Feb 3, 2017 | Read review
“Somerset balcony had a limited view of the ocean and was not a room that had a jet tub. Stairs seemed to get steeper with every climb!!!!”
NanaimoLes, Jan 27, 2017 | Read review
“Ask for an ocean view!”
321allanr, Nov 27, 2016 | Read review
“Third Floor Rooms are large and spacious with private balconies for those who love quiet and beautiful views!”
Asrentrusted, Sep 4, 2016 | Read review
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