Strathcona Hotel

Strathcona Hotel

919 Douglas Street, Victoria, BC V8W 2C2, Canada
+1 250 383 7137
C$ 93

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based on 2,285 reviews

Strathcona Hotel
Fri 6/10
Tue 10/10
Room type
Nightly total
Standard Room
C$ 93
Deluxe room
C$ 146
Queen room
C$ 166

About Strathcona Hotel

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Treating guests to a rooftop beach club with a volleyball court and a BBQ area with city views, Strathcona Hotel is convenient located in Victoria. It is situated a brief walk from Victoria City Hall, Christ Church Cathedral and BC Ferries.

This 3-star hotel offers a 24-hour reception, a games room and a concierge. Guests can try out the recreational facilities available, such as billiards and a dart board.

There are 72 historic rooms at Strathcona Hotel, each offering all the necessities to ensure a comfortable stay. Each provides its very own bathroom with a hair dryer.

The hotel's on-site restaurant, Big Bad John’s, is a popular spot to enjoy a meal. Guests can also try one of the many bars and cafés in the area.

Strathcona Hotel is within walking distance of Victoria Railway Station, connecting guests with the surrounding area. Greater Victoria Public Library is just a few minutes' walk from the hotel.

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Tue 10/10
Superior Room
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Standard Room
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1 queen bed
Double room
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King room
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Queen room
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2 queen beds
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Deluxe room
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1 queen bed
1 queen bed
1 queen bed

*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.

Prices are based on the total costs of the stay, including taxes and fees.

Amenities at Strathcona Hotel

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries

Health and safety

  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Enhanced cleaning
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Safe
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Electric kettle
  • Breakfast included
  • Microwave
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Ticket service
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Key card access
  • 24hr front desk


  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower


  • Window
  • Seating area
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Sofa
  • Telephone
  • City view
  • Storage available

Accessibility and suitability

  • Elevator
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator


  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Sofa bed
  • Wardrobe or closet

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Darts
  • Pool table
  • Night club

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV


  • Computer use available
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Private parking


  • Iron and ironing board

Reviews of Strathcona Hotel

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10.0 Wonderful
Pros:My room 116 was like brand new, A/C is cold, I slept better than at home! Being in the back of the hotel it was quiet. Central to all the shopping and restaurants much more than the hotels near the ferries.
Cons:Better directions to the roof top patio
8.8 Very good
Pros:Staff were great there is lots to do even if you are traveling alone. Good food good beers and a great games room. I visited in the fall but would be awesome in the summer.
Cons:The bed wasn't great but not much worse than you would find anywhere else. Very dark in big bad Johns
10.0 Wonderful
Pros:Norma helped me get checked in and spent time helping me decide what to visit during me trip. She was very professional & friendly. Best part of my visit.
8.2 Very good
Pros:Good housekeeping and front desk crew, all facilities working, excellent location, good value. I didn't care for the continental breakfast,but McDonalds istwo blocks.


919 Douglas Street, Victoria, BC V8W 2C2

What's nearby

  • Victoria Bug Zoo78 m
  • The Maritime Museum of British Columbia106 m
  • Miniature World156 m
  • Royal BC Museum0.4 km
  • Victoria Harbour0.5 km
  • British Columbia Parliament Buildings0.6 km
  • Market Square0.6 km
  • Beacon Hill Park1.2 km
  • Craigdarroch Castle1.6 km
  • Abkhazi Garden3 km
  • Oak Bay Marina4.7 km
  • University of Victoria5.9 km



Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Strathcona Hotel

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Average price (weeknight)

C$ 224

Average price (weekend night)

C$ 283
Cheapest month to stay with an average 45% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 27% rise in price.
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When to book a room at Strathcona Hotel

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Top tips for your stay at Strathcona Hotel

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Strathcona Hotel, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in January and February.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at Strathcona Hotel, plan to stay on a Saturday or Wednesday. The most expensive day is usually Friday.
  • The cheapest price a room at Strathcona Hotel was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was C$ 190, while the most expensive was C$ 244.
  • How long should you stay at Strathcona Hotel? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 2 days.

FAQs when booking at Strathcona Hotel

  • Where is Strathcona Hotel located?

    Strathcona Hotel is located at 919 Douglas Street in Downtown, 0.4 km from the centre of Victoria. Victoria Bug Zoo is the closest landmark to Strathcona Hotel.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Strathcona Hotel?

    Check-in time is 4:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at Strathcona Hotel.

  • Does Strathcona Hotel offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Strathcona Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Strathcona Hotel from the airport?

    Strathcona Hotel is 0.4 km from Victoria Inner Harbour Seaplane Base. Strathcona Hotel is 25.3 km from Victoria Intl.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Strathcona Hotel hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Strathcona Hotel in Victoria and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Strathcona Hotel and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Strathcona Hotel.

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Distance to downtown

0.4 km

Nearest Airport

Victoria Inner Harbour Seaplane Base

Distance to airport

0.5 km