Howard Johnson Hotel Victoria  2 stars

310 Gorge Road East, Victoria, Canada, V8T 2W2  show mapSave
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  • Facilities
 Paid Wi-Fi
 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Darts

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

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   80.

City Center Victoria - 1.2 mi
Airports Victoria Inner Harbor (YWH) - 1.5 mi, Victoria International (YYJ) - 14.3 mi
Restaurants The Upper Deck Sports Lounge (cuisine: American) - 1000 ft, Glo Restaurant & Lounge (cuisine: 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. 

Services

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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Facilities

General
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Handicap parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Adults only
  • Eco friendly
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
  • Ice machine
Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public hotel parking is possible on site.

Activities
  • Darts
Services
  • Room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Wake up service
Dining facilities
  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Catering service
Meeting facilities
  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
Children's facilities
  • Cribs available
Leisure facilities
  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Karaoke
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
Room facilities
  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Separate sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
Bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Hair dryer
Kitchen facilities
  • Kitchenette
Media
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-In

from  3 pm

Check-Out

until  12 pm

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 in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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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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Bed type: Queen Size bed or Double beds or King Size bed
Size: 295 sq. feet
Room facilities
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    Bed type: Double beds or 2 Queen Size beds or Double Bed
    Size: 540 sq. feet
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      Bed type: King Size bed
      Size: 295 sq. feet
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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.

        Tourist attractions
        • Victoria
          1.2 mi
        Places of interest
        • The Butchart Gardens
          1.1 mi
        Shopping areas
        • Mayfair Shopping Center
          3000 ft
        • Market Square
          1.2 mi
        Amusement
        • Great Canadian Casino Inc
          2000 ft
        • Mayfair Lanes
          2700 ft
        • Red Lion Inn
          3300 ft
        • Roots Fest Music Festival
          1.1 mi
        • Raceway Hobbies and Slot Car
          1.1 mi
        • Bingo Bingo on Esquimalt
          1.1 mi
        • MR Tubb's Ice Cream Station
          1.1 mi
        • Billiard Gallery Ltd
          1.1 mi
        Stadiums
        • Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre
          1.1 mi
        Museums
        • Victoria Literary Arts Fstvl
          3300 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
        • Norway House
          1.1 mi
        • Our Lady Queen of Peace
          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
        College Campuses

        Local Attractions

        • Old Town
          1.1 mi
          Victoria, British ColumbiaCanada
        • Maritime Museum of British Columbia
          1.2 mi
          28 Bastion Square, Victoria
        • Craigflower Manor and Schoolhouse
          1.3 mi
          800 Johnson St., Victoria
        • Fisherman's Wharf
          1.4 mi
          1 Dallas Road, Victoria
        • Victoria Bug Zoo
          1.5 mi
          631 Courtney Street, Victoria

        Near the hotel

        • Point Ellice House
          2500 ft
          2616 Pleasant St., Victoria

        Restaurants Nearby

        • The Upper Deck Sports Lounge

          Cuisine: American

          1000 ft
          229 Gorge Road East
        • Glo Restaurant & Lounge

          Cuisine: 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
          Cuisine: Chinese
          Price Range: USD 10 - USD 15

          1300 ft
          456D Gorge Road East

          Phone: (250) 389-1678

        • Pizzeria Prima Strada

          72% likes this, based on 37 reviews
          Cuisine: Pizza

          1800 ft
          2960 Bridge St.

          Phone: 250.590.4380

        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 111 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Rooms
        10.0
        Value
        8.0

        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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