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We spent three nights here and really enjoyed it. It is very centrally located to the bus station, departure points for day road tours, whale watching excursions, float plane airport and many local attractions. The rooms are basic but comfortable. No tea or coffee making...More
Response from Joel C, Director of Sales at The Strathcona HotelResponded 1 week ago
Schultz, Thank you for your review. Your comments about the Hotel's downtown location and our food and beverage establishments will be very helpful to future travelers. You are right seafood chowder is a must when stopping by the pub.
My favorite part about the hotel is that they always have hot tea ready in the main lobby and honey! They also have coffee. In the mornings you can enjoy breakfast that is included as part of your stay. I am not picky when it...More
Stayed overnight at this hotel in the centre of Victoria have to admit it was a bit of a disappointment . There are no tea or coffee facilities in the rooms you have to go to the lobby to have a cuppa or coffee ?...More
Thank Alan Y
Response from Joel C, Director of Sales at The Strathcona HotelResponded 2 weeks ago
Alan, Thank you for the review. We only advertise complimentary continental breakfast. We offer 24 hour coffee service at the Hotel front desk as a service to our customers. As we update the property more room will have coffee machines wherever possible.
We chose to stay here after we had issues with our original rental accommodation. They were very accommodating with our reservation on short notice. The staff was friendly and accommodating to us. The location is very good, being within walking distance to many of the...More
Firstly, it's downtown, so don't be surprised if there's some outside noise. Secondly, it's green, so don't expect air conditioning. DO expect a location close to Victoria's sites and bars (walk darn near anywhere) and windows that open (nature's a/c). Little perturbed by the need...More
Thank Chris D
Response from Joel C, Director of Sales at The Strathcona HotelResponded May 4, 2018
Hi Chris, Thanks for the review. The good news is we are adding air conditioning to the room as technology has now made it possible. As of the end of April we have 24 rooms with AC and more to come in the Fall. We...More