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    Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / Suites

    791 Pandora Ave, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1N9, Canada
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    Overview
    • Excellent34%
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    “cafe lounge” (10 reviews)
    “dorm room” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Parking
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    Reviewed 5 August 2011

    I had pretty low expectations for this place. It was cheap and I am in grad school, so its how I needed to roll. However, I was pleasantly surprised that the Ocean Island Inn is right in the middle of all the action downtown. I...More

    Thank ChanTui
    Response from OceanIslandManager, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / SuitesResponded 16 August 2011

    We're glad you enjoyed your stay! Come see us again!

    Reviewed 5 August 2011

    This might be a good hostel if you are 18 or in your early twenties...We are a couple in our early 30's, professionals (one actually writes travel guides) and we spent the month of July camping and traveling across Canada, sometimes staying in budget motels....More

    Thank hmmoise
    Response from OceanIslandManager, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / SuitesResponded 5 August 2011

    Hi hmmoise, We're glad you enjoyed the cleanliness of your room, but we're sorry to hear you won't stay with us again. Customer service is our number one priority, and we strive to make every guest's stay as comfortable as possible. To that end, I'd...More

    Reviewed 4 August 2011

    Definitely not your average hotel; this place is way more fun and interesting! The rooms are bright and colourful. There is a great little kitchen, cafe and lounge on the main floor where you can get an inexpensive meal or listen to music on the...More

    Thank gingerbeer666
    Response from OceanIslandManager, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / SuitesResponded 5 August 2011

    Thank you for your comments! We're glad you enjoyed your stay! Come back and see us again! :)

    Reviewed 4 August 2011

    we stayed at OIBI for one night before we left for the west coast trail, and two nights after. we would not have gone anywhere else on our way back ! the place is great in everyway. the overall ambiance is carefully set for everyone...More

    Thank LittleKoudou
    Response from OceanIslandManager, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / SuitesResponded 16 August 2011

    Thank you! Please come see us again!

    Reviewed 2 August 2011

    My husband and I stayed in one of the category 9 rooms at Ocean Island for 2 nights. This category has a queen sized bed, attached bathroom and windows. For the price it was a very good place to stay. However, because it is cheap,...More

    Thank Ameliad56
    Response from OceanIslandManager, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / SuitesResponded 2 August 2011

    Hi! We're glad you enjoyed your stay! We do not service the PR9 rooms when people are staying in them--only before and after guests check out--to ensure our guests' privacy. However, you can get new towels each day! Just bring your old towel down to...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$46 - US$99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 80
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    • Location
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    • Victoria Capital Regional District >
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    • Ocean Island Inn / Backpackers / Hotel Victoria
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    7 April 2016|
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    Response from DScanlon | Reviewed this property |
    The neighborhood could definitely be described as shady but it's perfectly safe to come to and fro. I'm staying at the Inn right now while I'm working and never have any issues coming to and fro, nor has anybody I've known... More
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    Response from Ocean I | Property representative |
    Hi there! There are a few options for parking for you. We do have a lost with five spots at the back of the building that you can rent for $10 per day. We've never had a break in before in this lot, and there is hostel... More
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    "I hear that the dorms are good as well"
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    "Make sure to get ear plugs if you are staying in room S1, they are free"
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    "Dorms are pretty cool and comfortable"
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    "I'd suggest requesting the first or 2nd floor if you have lots of luggage; there's no elevator."
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