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Hostels and More in Duncan

You might have trouble finding many hostels in Duncan, but there are 64 accommodations here, giving you a good number of alternatives. With the budget-friendly options here, you'll be able to cut down your spending on overnight stays and save more money for exploring during your vacation. You can check out the entertainment venues and other cultural highlights in this destination, as well as attractions like the marina.

Wondering where other travelers have stayed in Duncan? Here are a few popular properties that may have reasonable prices:

Oceanfront Suites at Cowichan Bay - Guests can enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this hotel.

Villa Eyrie Resort - You can take advantage of free WiFi, free parking, and a restaurant at this hotel.

Best Western Plus Chemainus Inn - Guests can enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this hotel.

Ramada by Wyndham Duncan Cowichan Valley - You can take advantage of free WiFi, free parking, and a restaurant at this motel.

Super 8 by Wyndham Duncan - Property features at this hotel include free WiFi, free parking, and laundry facilities.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Duncan?

The weather can be a big factor when you're experiencing new places, so here's a little information about the seasons:

  • The hottest months are typically August and July, while January and December are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 50° F and nighttime temperatures average 31° F
  • April-June: 69° F is the daytime average and 36° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 74° F and nighttime averages are around 45° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 61° F during the day and 31° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 1.77 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Duncan?

Depending on your interests, you might like these places:

Top Sights
  • Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal
  • Butchart Gardens
Natural Features
  • Mount Tzuhalem Ecological Reserve
  • Cowichan River Provincial Park
  • West Shawnigan Lake Provincial Park
Cultural Attractions
  • Cowichan Valley Museum
  • Quw'utsun' Cultural Centre
  • BC Forest Discovery Centre

In general, Duncan is known for its:

  • Bird watching
  • Forests
  • Entertainment
  • Wineries
  • Marina
  • Casino gaming

How to Get to Duncan and Around the Area

You can search for flights to the nearest airport in Victoria, BC (YYJ-Victoria Intl.), 15.9 mi (25.5 km) away from the city center. Another option is Galiano Island, BC (YMF-Montague Harbour Seaplane Base), situated 16.4 mi (26.4 km) away.

Other property types in Duncan

Oceanfront Suites at Cowichan Bay

Oceanfront Suites at Cowichan Bay

3 out of 5
1681 Cowichan Bay Rd, Cowichan Bay, BC
The price is CA $118 per night from Oct 21 to Oct 22
4/5Very Good! (626 reviews)

"Great location. Beautiful views. Excellent dining. Accomodation very comfortable."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 9, 2020

Oceanfront Suites at Cowichan Bay
Villa Eyrie Resort

Villa Eyrie Resort

4 out of 5
600 Ebadora Lane, Mill Bay, BC
The price is CA $219 per night from Oct 20 to Oct 21
4.5/5Wonderful! (236 reviews)

"Liked: 1. Magnificent view 2. Friendly hosts at front desk and at Alpina 3. reasonable distance from downtown (except for the highway construction along Hwy 1). Not liked: 1. found bugs and some corners of the floor at room 116 not thoroughly swept clean."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 10, 2020

Villa Eyrie Resort
Best Western Cowichan Valley Inn

Best Western Cowichan Valley Inn

3 out of 5
6474 Trans Canada Highway, Duncan, BC
The price is CA $125 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 27
4.3/5Excellent! (161 reviews)

"Very friendly staff, clean and updated hotel. Didn’t use any facilities because of CO-VID but the complimentary “grab and go” snack bag was a really nice treat!"…"

Reviewed on Sep. 17, 2020

Best Western Cowichan Valley Inn
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Hostels and More in Duncan

You might have trouble finding many hostels in Duncan, but there are 64 accommodations here, giving you a good number of alternatives. With the budget-friendly options here, you'll be able to cut down your spending on overnight stays and save more money for exploring during your vacation. You can check out the entertainment venues and other cultural highlights in this destination, as well as attractions like the marina.

Wondering where other travelers have stayed in Duncan? Here are a few popular properties that may have reasonable prices:

Oceanfront Suites at Cowichan Bay - Guests can enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this hotel.

Villa Eyrie Resort - You can take advantage of free WiFi, free parking, and a restaurant at this hotel.

Best Western Plus Chemainus Inn - Guests can enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this hotel.

Ramada by Wyndham Duncan Cowichan Valley - You can take advantage of free WiFi, free parking, and a restaurant at this motel.

Super 8 by Wyndham Duncan - Property features at this hotel include free WiFi, free parking, and laundry facilities.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Duncan?

The weather can be a big factor when you're experiencing new places, so here's a little information about the seasons:

  • The hottest months are typically August and July, while January and December are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 50° F and nighttime temperatures average 31° F
  • April-June: 69° F is the daytime average and 36° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 74° F and nighttime averages are around 45° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 61° F during the day and 31° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 1.77 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Duncan?

Depending on your interests, you might like these places:

Top Sights
  • Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal
  • Butchart Gardens
Natural Features
  • Mount Tzuhalem Ecological Reserve
  • Cowichan River Provincial Park
  • West Shawnigan Lake Provincial Park
Cultural Attractions
  • Cowichan Valley Museum
  • Quw'utsun' Cultural Centre
  • BC Forest Discovery Centre

In general, Duncan is known for its:

  • Bird watching
  • Forests
  • Entertainment
  • Wineries
  • Marina
  • Casino gaming

How to Get to Duncan and Around the Area

You can search for flights to the nearest airport in Victoria, BC (YYJ-Victoria Intl.), 15.9 mi (25.5 km) away from the city center. Another option is Galiano Island, BC (YMF-Montague Harbour Seaplane Base), situated 16.4 mi (26.4 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What are the best hostels in Duncan?
Wondering where our customers have stayed overnight in Duncan? These are some popular choices that might have reasonable prices: Oceanfront Suites at Cowichan Bay - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and an indoor pool at this hotel. Villa Eyrie Resort - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and laundry facilities at this hotel. Best Western Cowichan Valley Inn - You can take advantage of free WiFi, free parking, and a 24-hour front desk at this hotel. Best Western Plus Chemainus Inn - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and a restaurant at this motel. Wessex Inn By The Sea - Property features at this guesthouse include free WiFi, free parking, and free bottled water.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Duncan?
The weather is important when you want to venture out and explore, so here are some stats that may be helpful: The hottest months are usually August and July with an average temp of 54°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 35°F. Average annual precipitation for Duncan is 38 inches.
What is there to see and do in Duncan?
Generally, Duncan is known for its many birds, forests, and wineries. Top attractions include Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal and Butchart Gardens. Get out into nature with places like BC Forest Discovery Centre, Cowichan River Provincial Park, and Mount Tzuhalem Ecological Reserve. Cultural attractions include Chemainus Theatre, Cowichan Valley Museum, and Cowichan Bay Maritime Centre.
What's the best way to get to and around Duncan while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in and around Duncan on hand to make the most of your stay: You can fly into the nearest airport, which is Victoria Intl. Airport (YYJ), 15.9 mi (25.5 km) away. Another option is Victoria, BC (YWH-Victoria Inner Harbour Seaplane Base), located 29 mi (46.6 km) away.

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