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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Made the reservation ahead of time and was given a smoking room without any options to switch. Was not notified and had no choice but to stay in a room that smelled like an ashtray. Can't really say anything about the quality because the experienced was ruined as I walked and realized that we were in a closed off section... More 

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Surrey, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed at this hotel for 4 nights while on business in Victoria. When I presented myself at the front desk, I was met by 2 very pleasant and efficient front desk staff members who made the check in process very easy. The bed wasn't very comfortable, although the shower was the best that I have ever had. Parking is... More 

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CoreyJJessup, General Manager at Sandman Hotel Victoria, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for submitting your comments regarding your recent stay, I am glad to hear you enjoyed the service received upon checking into our property. I am sorry to hear you did not find the bed very comfortable but had one of the best showers in a hotel to date. We value your business with our company and... More 

Washington State
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58 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed at the Sandman in Vancouver several times, expected a very nice place in Victoria and were not disappointed. Excellent location on the edge of downtown and easy access to points north (as it is on Douglas St./Highway 1). The rooms are a little smallish, but all is well appointed, beds extremely comfortable, staff very accommodating. We had... More 

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Thank kayaklady2
CoreyJJessup, General Manager at Sandman Hotel Victoria, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for submitting your comments regarding your recent stay, I am glad that you were not disappointed with the amenities and service provided at our property in Victoria. We value your business with our company and we hope to see you sometime soon again at the Sandman Victoria, should you need any assistance making future reservations please... More 

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7 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room was clean but not modern. The Shark's Club restaurant isn't open to kids. That was a really problem with our family and we just wanted to grab a quick dinner when we arrived without having to drive. The pool was clean too.

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Thank Shawna M
CoreyJJessup, General Manager at Sandman Hotel Victoria, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to submit your comments, I am sorry to hear no one informed you of our area off to the side of the front desk where families are able to dine any time as the Shark Club is a liquor primary establishment and restricted to those under the age of 19. I am... More 

Lacey, Washington
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31 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

This hotel is only a few miles from the main part of downtown Victoria. Rooms are very close to elevator. Rooms were simple and nice. Also they have an underground parking garage that was great and very easy to get to and from. The other great thing was security. You need your key card to get ANYWHERE in this hotel,... More 

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Thank Cody M
CoreyJJessup, General Manager at Sandman Hotel Victoria, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for submitting your comments regarding your recent stay, we are glad to hear that you liked the amenities our property had to offer and our importance of security in the building. I am sorry to hear you were having challenges with our Wi-Fi as it is a new system, please reach out to the front desk... More 

Chase, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

We needed a place to stay that was close to the bay street armoury. This is 2 minutes away. We got a free upgrade to a huge room. It was clean and comfortable. The nearest convieence store is a 5 minute walk away. Sharkys pub is attached. Not bad with great service. This was good value for the money.

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Thank Willie J
CoreyJJessup, General Manager at Sandman Hotel Victoria, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to submit your comments, we are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and it was close to the amenities you needed. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future; feel free to contact me directly should you need assistance booking your next stay here or any other of... More 

Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

Excellent services. The sales manager Amy was super helpful. Excellent customer services from front desk to housekeeping. Rooms were clean. Super convenience with full kitchen for group booking. Nice size pool, clean and the kids had a great time. Thank you Sandman!!!

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Thank daisypower88
CoreyJJessup, General Manager at Sandman Hotel Victoria, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to submit your comments regarding your recent group stay. We are glad that you enjoyed the service provided by all the team here and look forward to welcoming you and your group back in the near future. If there is ever anything I may be of assistance with please feel free to... More 

Calgary, Canada
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8 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

Descent hotel, kinda out of the central downtown but walking distance. Our room was really small. Underground parking was mostly reserved for that day and we did not know that it could be reserved. Overall is just ok.

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Thank Heidi_TJ
CoreyJJessup, General Manager at Sandman Hotel Victoria, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to submit your comments; sorry to hear you felt our standard rooms are small. We do have many suites that are a much larger size and give ample room with kitchens and living areas. We will on occasions secure space in our underground parking for groups staying with us but do have... More 

Burnaby, Canada
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47 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

After spending the previous night at a Holiday Inn Express elsewhere, the Sandman was quite a disappointment. This hotel needs to spend some money on room renovations. Furniture is very worn, towels need replacing and pillows are uncomfortable. Room service items were left in the hallway for an entire day. Breakfast is not complimentary and runs 10 to 15 dollars.... More 

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Thank ehogan
CoreyJJessup, General Manager at Sandman Hotel Victoria, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to submit your comments regarding your recent stay, I am sorry to hear that your stay was not up to your expectations. We are continuously working to upgrade our product and all amenities offered including our onsite restaurant which tries to offer more reasonably priced items for all meal periods. Feel free... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016 via mobile

Although this hotel was just an overnight stopover for us it was ideal for what we needed. Easy to find right on main freeway into downtown area. Front desk was so polite and helpful on our arrival. Room was very clean and tidy. No complaints whatsoever just compliments. Would definitely book again. Thank you for looking after us.

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Thank Mike G
CoreyJJessup, General Manager at Sandman Hotel Victoria, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to submit your comments, I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your short visit and that the team made you feel welcome and at home. We look forward to welcoming you back the next time you visit Victoria to again showcase what your property has to offer. Regards, gm_victoria@sandman.ca More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The beautiful capital city of British Columbia, Victoria is one of BC's most popular tourist destinations. Filled with amazing history, architecture, and a vibrant arts scene, Sandman Hotel Victoria is ideal for long restful vacation stays and short business trips. Whatever your reason for taking a trip to the sensational city of Victoria, Sandman Hotel Victoria will make sure your stay is absolutely flawless. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sandman Hotel Victoria

Address: 2852 Douglas St, Victoria, British Columbia V8T 4M5, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Victoria > Burnside
Price Range: $94 - $201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sandman Hotel Victoria 3*
Number of rooms: 100
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