Are you planning a trip to Victoria, BC? Great choice! Victoria is one of the provinces most up and coming tourist destinations, and there are many impressive things to see and do while visiting. Victoria is also full of places to stay during your visit- but how do you know where the best places are? Read on to find out about the best hotels in Victoria and why you should consider booking them.
The Hotel Empress is one of Victoria’s most well known hotels, as it stands proudly on the inner harbour. This luxury hotel has many top ratings and awards, and is home to the Q Bar restaurant and it’s famous martinis. Spending the extra cash to stay in one of the Empress’ classic rooms is worth it to soak up the true beauty of the city. The hotel is also a popular destination for conferences and weddings as it has a expansive area for both types of functions.
Inn at Laurel Point
The Inn at Laurel Point is another hotel that visitors to Victoria do not want to miss. Due to its proximity to the Victoria Conference Centre, many conference guests stay at Laurel Point during their visit, and they love every minute of their stay by the ocean. Guests at this hotel also enjoy many discounts and perks to local businesses and tourist attractions such as museums, whale watching, restaurants, and activities.
Away from the bustle of the downtown Victoria inner harbour you will find the Oswego Hotel, a boutique hotel that offers urban decor in a prime location. This hotel offers everything from studio suites all the way up to two bedroom suites that have balconies and stunning views of the city. The O Cafe and Bistro on site offers live jazz music and a menu that ranges from coffee shop items to a full dinner menu. Also be sure to check out the spa services that happen right in your room!
The Chateau Victoria is a long standing feature of downtown Victoria, and it offers luxury stays in everything from small suites to their newly renovated penthouses. With two restaurants on site, the Chateau Victoria is a great place to come for dinner even if you are not a hotel guest. Enjoy more traditional room types for shorter stays, or indulge in a large suite for longer adventures in the city.
Delta Ocean Pointe
Another beautiful place to stay on the inner harbour is the Delta Ocean Pointe. This location is perfect for those who like to fill their days with as many attractions as they can, as many activities are just steps away from the Delta Ocean Pointe. Guests can also enjoy LURE restaurant and bar on site, a dining option that offers locally sourced dishes on a beautiful outdoor patio. For those who like athletics, the hotel offers tennis, racquetball, and squash courts. Guests can also relax in the full service spa.
Hotel Grand Pacific
Yet another perfect location on the inner harbour is the Hotel Grand Pacific, a hotel that boasts a distance of just a few minutes’ walk to the downtown shopping and dining districts. With private ocean facing balconies, the rooms at the Hotel Grand Pacific live up to expectations. The Hotel Grand Pacific offers a whopping four dining options along with its own spa which make some guests never want to leave. The friendly staff will also take care of any bookings you may want to make for activities, appointments, or other services.
When in Victoria and looking for sightseeing tours, be sure to learn more about the tours we offer.