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Helm's Inn

#15 of 56 Hotels in Victoria
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Jensen Beach, Florida
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16 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

All the hotels were booked except this one, with one room left, so we were thrilled to even have a place. This hotel was better than we expected. We had a living room, kitchenette, and bedroom with balcony. All a short walk to the Empress Hotel. The young man at the front desk went out of his way to assist... More 

Thank Victoria Z
Powell River
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I plus several other couples just enjoyed a long weekend at the Helm's Inn. Their courtyard was a wonderful place to relax after a busy day and the location is perfect. The Inn's rooms are affordable, comfortable and in a quiet corner of the Inner Harbour. We will definitely return to this newly found gem!

Thank patbM4795MD
Opotiki, New Zealand
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Everything was provided, but not over the top. We were very happy with the room, the location, the service and the general feel of the place. We would come back again. The room, recently refurbished, was roomy and practical. A big plus was that we were able to walk to the ferries and town in a few minutes.

Thank sushi998
Gresham, Oregon
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just a short walk from the Port Angeles ferry dock and downtown Victoria. The location couldn't be better. I loved having the kitchen area to prep the picnic basket for our adventures driving along the coast. The rooms are very comfortable, we had a king suite.

Thank pinktrickytroll
Tucson, Arizona
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15 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very helpful staff. Practically next door to the RC Museum and we were able to walk to everywhere we wanted to go. Parking was only $5 and they let us stay for several hours after checking out so we had time to visit the town. Pleasant room with a kitchen. I would definitely come to stay here again. There is... More 

Thank annlapidus
United Kingdom
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150 reviews
78 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here because of its proximity to the Seattle ferry and also the coach station. It is a short walk into the town centre, so within easy walking distance of attractions, eateries and bars. It is also right next door to the museum. On arrival we were welcomed warmly and, because our room was on the third floor (no... More 

Thank clogmar
Te Awamutu, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Wish we could have stayed longer. Value for money, spacious rooms with kitchen facilities, comfortable beds, well appointed. Handy to museum, harbour area, restaurants, bus station (that connects with the ferry) and car hire places. As mentioned the only disadvantage is the lack of an elevator to get bags up to your room. Very friendly and helpful reception staff.

Thank Wendy C
Lexington, Kentucky
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28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Oh Helm's Inn.... When can I come back? When else can I enjoy your fantastic service (storing my luggage for hours before check-in). When else can I stay in that corner room (immaculate, with stove, frig, microwave, coffee pot)... When else can I enjoy that incredibly fabulous location of yours (right behind the museum and close to Parliament and harbour;... More 

Thank KYMary
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The suite was clean, spacious and the kitchen had a large fridge, hob and microwave. Check and check out were very quick and efficient. The hotel was really close to the inner harbour and all the restaurant. Access by car was easy and parking was cheap at $5 a night. It was good value for money.There was no noise at... More 

Thank Valerie N
Redding, California
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49 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked this because it was close to the ferry landing & didn't cost an arm & a leg. The room was spacious & clean. There was a kitchen if we wanted to do or own food, the bed was comfortable & the wifi was great for a hotel. The personnel was above & beyond nice & helpful. We checked... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Helm's Inn

Address: 600 Douglas St, Victoria, British Columbia V8V 2P8, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver Island > Victoria Capital Regional District > Victoria > James Bay
Price Range: $79 - $162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Helm's Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 42
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Also Known As:
Helm`s Hotel Victoria
Helms Hotel Victoria
Hotel Style:
#3 Best Value Hotel in Victoria
#13 Family Hotel in Victoria
#19 Romantic Hotel in Victoria
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