Howard Johnson Hotel Victoria  2 stars

310 Gorge Road East, Victoria, Canada, V8T 2W2  show mapSave
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Overview

The one-star Howard Johnson Hotel Victoria is ideally situated in the heart of downtown Victoria, close to the harbor and golf course.

This small unique property comprises two meeting rooms and fitness center.

The spacious 69 guest rooms are completed with free wireless internet access and hair dryer.

The on-site restaurant provides relaxing atmosphere to savor local dishes.

Victoria Ferry‎ Terminal is about 3.6km away.

Number of rooms   69.

Distance to:

  • City Center Victoria - 1.2 mi
  • Airport: Victoria Inner Harbor (YWH) - 1.5 mi, Victoria International (YYJ) - 14.3 mi
  • Restaurants: The Upper Deck Sports Lounge (Food: American) - 800 ft, Glo Restaurant & Lounge (Food: Contemporary, European, Bar) - 1300 ft
  • Ski areas Ogden Point Breakwater - 2.8 mi

Rooms

All accommodations are fitted with complimentary in-room coffee, free newspaper, free wireless high-speed internet access, complimentary in-room movies, 27inch cable television, full size kitchen, work desk and telephone.

Dining options

The on-site restaurant serves delicious local and international dishes in attractive setting.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Work

Two conference rooms can accommodate up to 80 people and provide audio-visual equipment, large screen TV and flip charts.

Free Wi-Fi high-speed internet access is available throughout the venue.

Leisure

The property includes fitness center, large indoor heated pool and two relaxing saunas.

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Policies

Check-In

from  3 pm

Check-Out

until  11 am

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Pets

Pets are not allowed

Facilities

General
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Multilingual staff
  • Bus parking
  • Concierge desk
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Vending Machines
Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge

Guest Parking

Free Public hotel parking is possible on site.

Activities
  • Darts
Services
  • Laundry
Dining facilities
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Cocktail lounge
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Meeting room
  • Conference facilities
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
  • Wheel chair access
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Karaoke
  • Fitness center
  • Exercise gym
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Cable TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Ironing facilities
  • Local calls
  • Toaster
  • Stove
  • Bathtub
  • Work desk
  • In-room safe
  • Hair dryer
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • Shower
  • Radio
  • Refrigerator
  • Toilet
  • Microwave
  • Ice machine
  • Sofa bed
  • Connecting rooms
  • Kitchen
  • Sitting area
  • Kitchenette
  • Rollaway beds
  • Dressing area

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All accommodations are fitted with complimentary in-room coffee, free newspaper, free wireless high-speed internet access, complimentary in-room movies, 27inch cable television, full size kitchen, work desk and telephone.

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        Howard Johnson Hotel Victoria LocationWhat's nearby

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        What's nearby

        What's nearby.

        City Center is about 1.8km away.

        Cecelia Ravine Park, a public park is 600m away.

        Mayfair Shopping Centre is about 1km away.

        Cedar Hill Golf Course is about 3.9km away.

        Amusement
        • Great Canadian Casino Inc
          2300 ft
        • Mayfair Lanes
          3000 ft
        • Red Lion Inn
          3300 ft
        • Raceway Hobbies and Slot Car
          1.1 mi
        • MR Tubb's Ice Cream Station
          1.1 mi
        • Bingo Bingo on Esquimalt
          1.1 mi
        • Roots Fest Music Festival
          1.1 mi
        • Billiard Gallery Ltd
          1.2 mi
        Stadiums
        • Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre
          1.1 mi
        Museums
        • Victoria Literary Arts Fstvl
          3700 ft
        • J J Andre Assoc Ltd
          1.1 mi
        • Victoria Independent Film
          1.2 mi
        • Maritime Museum of BC
          1.2 mi
        Parks
        Halls
        • Ukrainian Cultural Ctr
          2700 ft
        • DA Vinci Ctr
          3700 ft
        • Our Lady Queen of Peace
          1.1 mi
        • Norway House
          1.1 mi
        • G R Pearkes Recreation Ctr
          1.1 mi
        • Victoria Curling Club
          1.2 mi
        Universities, Institutes
        • Counsellor Training Institute
          1.2 mi
        Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos
        • Inner Harbor / Victoria Bug Zoo
          1.2 mi

        Local Attractions

        • McPherson Theatre
          5000 ft
          3 Centennial Square, Victoria
        • Old Town
          1.1 mi
          Victoria, British ColumbiaCanada
        • Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre
          1.1 mi
          1925 Blanshard Street, Victoria
        • Mystic Spring
          1.2 mi
          Victoria, British ColumbiaCanada
        • Wharf Street
          1.2 mi
          Victoria, British ColumbiaCanada

        Near the hotel

        • Point Ellice House
          2600 ft
          2616 Pleasant St., Victoria

        Restaurants Nearby

        • The Upper Deck Sports Lounge

          Food: American

          800 ft
          229 Gorge Road East
        • Glo Restaurant & Lounge

          Food: Contemporary, European, Bar, Gastropub
          Price Range: USD 16 - USD 21

          1300 ft
          104 - 2940 Jutland Rd
        • Waterfront Cafe

          52% likes this, based on 17 reviews

          1200 ft
          2955 Jutland Rd

          Phone: (250) 382-9191

        • Golden Gate Chinese Restaurant

          71% likes this, based on 31 reviews
          Food: Chinese
          Price Range: USD 10 - USD 15

          1500 ft
          456D Gorge Road East

          Phone: (250) 389-1678

        • Wing's Restaurant

          Food: Chinese

          1800 ft
          90 Gorge Rd W

          Phone: (250) 385-5564

        Getting there.

        Victoria International Airport is set about 24.8km from the hotel.

        By car take the Electra Boulevard toward Convair Place, turn right to stay on Electra Boulevard, take left onto Willingdon Road, at the roundabout, take the first exit onto E Saanich Road, turn left onto McTavish Road, take the second right onto Patricia Bay Highway/BC-17 S, turn right onto Finlayson Street, continue onto Jutland Road and turn right onto Gorge Road E.

        Getting around.

        Gorge Road E/Jutland bus stop is only 130m away.

        Victoria Ferry‎ Terminal is about 3.6km away.

        Free parking is provided on-site.

        Howard Johnson Hotel Victoria Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Howard Johnson Hotel Victoria

        Average guest rating

        7.0
        out of 10
        Very good
        Based on 96 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Location
        6.4
        Rooms
        6.1
        Service
        6.7
        Value
        6.9
        Dining
        4.6

        Individual guest reviews

        • Older travelers

          The room was spacious

          The room smelt musty as if little used

          • Average rating
            5.8
        • Couple

          - Clean and fresh room - good swimming pool

          - There was no fridge in room - bad Internet connection through proxy, so it's impossible to get emails over a secure channel

          • Average rating
            7.4
        • Group of friends

          Great beds. Roomy.

          Outdated tv. Couldn't answer questions about ferry travel. Noisy doors. No breakfast - restaurant didn't open until 9:00 A.M. four blocks to nearest eatery, no car.

          • Average rating
            6.2
        • Group of friends

          Please check the bill when you check in to this hotel, the hotel system doesn't match with my booking price. Luckily I printed out the comfirmation paper and show it to the front deck to amend the price, if not it will cost me another CAD 40 ++ extra. So, be carefully to check the price.

          • Average rating
            3.8
        • Older travelers

          The location is perfect for visiting family. Clean, quiet and comfortable.

          You should get a lower price if you stay more than two nights and there should also be a weekly rate.

          • Average rating
            7.4
        • Single

          When I marked poor, we felt that more could be improved. The staff were great. You advertised on the internet and even on the folder to hold our door keys that we would have a free breakfast. When we asked about it we were told there was none, not even a muffin or a glass of orange juice. We feel this this was deceptive advertising.

          • Average rating
            6.6
        • Older travelers

          The hotel was close to what we were attending in Victoria. The hotel was comfortable for the night.

          • Average rating
            7.4
        • Older travelers

          Clean , bright room - very comfortable. Pleasant staff .

          • Average rating
            9.2
        • Older travelers

          The rooms were very nice large and clean we had a kitchen in ours

          The stroll 25 min stroll into town advertised was a lot longer then advertised but it was a nice one.For those who don't want to walk into town a good bus service is only a couple of minuets away.

          • Average rating
            7.8
        • Older travelers

          Affordable, economical and close to the city center.

          Room is fine but mattress is uncomfortable.

          • Average rating
            7.8
        • Older travelers

          The room was very clean and the bed and sheets were very comfortable. The front counter lady was very nice.

          The only thing we didn't like was the fact that at 3:30 am there were girls running down the hall slamming doors and very loud. And at 6 am the people next to us had their TV blaring.

          • Average rating
            8.2
        • Older travelers

          The price of the hotel matched the room and services provided

          No breakfast in the morning and the restaurant was not open for business to accomodate. Encountered seedy individuals outside the hotel on check in that made it uncomfortable.

          • Average rating
            6.2
        • Couple

          Its nice an close to the galloping goose trail which is nice because I traveled by bicycle. The bed was comfy and the wings in the bar are 25 cents on Mondays and Thursday. Way nicer than the strathcona hotel for only 5 bucks more a night.

          Sometimes the people coming out of the bar are quite loud late at night. The tv in room 238 was a 32' flat screen and the tv in room 354 was crappy old 27'. They were both business class rooms. Also because room 354 was adjoined with the room next to it you could hear everything the person next to was saying or watching. Also the adjoined room is a suite so you smell everything that the person next to you is cooking.

          • Average rating
            6.2
        • Older travelers

          the staff were friendly

          the room could have had better lighting ie: better and more lamps

          • Average rating
            7.4
        • Family with children

          The location was in close driving proximity to downtown Victoria and restaurants. Also the pool was a hit for my young niece. Of course the price was good as well.

          The peeling wallpaper in the bathroom should be fixed. Also the breakfast offered could have a little more variety.

          • Average rating
            7.8
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