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Hotel Rialto

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Windsor, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Lovely rooms. Very clean. Comfy beds with nice fresh pillows. Great new bathroom with beautiful heated floors. Loved the breakfast cafe with great food and coffee, reasonably priced with discount coupons given on check in. Also great Veneto lounge bar with delicious butter chicken mac n cheese and great sliders. Great location, although across street from pot smokers city hall...

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Kent, Washington
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Room had great amenities and hotel is centrally located, so very convenient. But best of all is staff service...I left my prescription glasses in the room, staff contacted me right away and arranged for the glasses to be mailed to my residence. Awesome!

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Saskatoon, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great stay at the Rialto. We especially loved the location, which is very central with lots of amenities within walking distance. We had a first floor room and found this property to be very quiet and comfortable. Honourable mention for the "going green" program where you can forfeit housekeeping in exchange for a $10 credit at their Bar/Restaurant. I wish...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel's location is perfect. Right in downtown Victoria. Very accessible to different buses. There are nearby restaurants as well. Bus from the ferry terminal gets you to the hotel easily. Hotel and our room were clean. Staff are very friendly. it was perfect for us.

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great experience and helpful staff all around! Food was excellent downstairs at the tapa lounge as well with great atmosphere. Rooms were clean most of all 👍🏻 Definitely would recommend to all my friends who visit Victoria

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived here on a sunday afternoon and were a bit concerned as to where the car park was as it was n't onsite according to the write up. As we waited outside a very pleasant gentleman saw that we were staying there and offered to move his car so we could have his space right outside the hotel. It...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the hotel rialto on bc ferries vacation package trip in April. The location is fantastic, right in the middle of town between Chinatown and the cool food and coffee places on Blanchard. The staff were really warm and friendly and genuinely inviting. The food at the bar and cafe was great. The rooms were nice and cosy...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a really nice hotel. Staff were super friendly and bent over backwards to accommodate us. Not all rooms have bathtubs but the room we had, had a great corner soaker tub. Parking is extra which is a negative and they didn't have any gluten free bread in the restaurant but other than that it was great.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have nothing but good things to say about the staff, they have been very professional and helpful. The location is great for walking to restaurants and the harbour. The building itself is in decent shape. A few noticeable things like loose, wobbly hangars, loose faucets, and lack of openable windows in rooms and aged air conditioning were noticeable. Also...

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Milton, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This boutique hotel was a treat in every way. Not too big,the staff were exceptional, very clean and the food was very good! I had breakfast and dinner there. Wifi was fast. The bathroom floor was heated. The bed was comfy too. Easy access to and from the airport and close to downtown.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A charming heritage building located right downtown Victoria. Close to shopping, restaurants and attractions. Minutes walk from Inner Harbour, Market Square and right beside China Town. Rooms are quaint and nicely appointed with flat screen TVs with movie system, in-room fridge, microwave and I-home alarm clocks. On the main level is Cafe Veneto serving all day breakfast and fast fresh lunch. Veneto Tapa Lounge is also on the main level of the hotel which is a stylish urban "restro-lounge" serving delectable small plates and a wine and cocktail menu that is among the finest in the city. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Rialto

Address: 653 Pandora Ave, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1N8, Canada (Formerly Hotel Douglas)
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Victoria
Price Range: $127 - $226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Rialto 3.5*
Number of rooms: 50
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#6 Romantic Hotel in Victoria
#7 Family Hotel in Victoria
#10 Business Hotel in Victoria
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“If you want a bathtub, you need to ask for a room with one.”
annerob58, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Higher room overlooking Victoria City Hall.”
CarolineMM2012, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Junior suite was excellent.”
staget, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Our room had a shower but no bath tub - if this is important to you, please inquire. Possibly other rooms had baths.”
Alberta_Lexie, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“We enjoyed looking out at the architecture of city hall.”
devorahwhite, 4 weeks ago | Read review
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