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Featured Motels in Duncan

Thunderbird Motor Inn
2.5 out of 5
5849 York Rd, Duncan, BC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $125 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7

Situated in Duncan, this motel is within a 5-minute walk of Cowichan Aquatic Centre and World's Largest Hockey Stick. Duncan Visitor Centre and Duncan Farmers ...

4.3/5Excellent! (218 reviews)

"Was very clean and the staff were friendly. The place is a little outdated but it seems well maintained."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 11, 2020

Thunderbird Motor Inn
Fuller Lake Motel
2.5 out of 5
9300 Smiley Rd., Chemainus, BC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $95 per night from Dec 16 to Dec 17

Situated in Chemainus, this golf motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Fuller Lake Arena, Chemainus Theatre and Chemainus Valley Museum. Crofton Ferry and Ladysmith ...

3.5/5Good! (215 reviews)

"Great motel renovated and clean, for the money it exceeded our expectations, nice park like grounds with bbq and picnic area."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 20, 2020

Fuller Lake Motel
Croftinn & Motel
2 out of 5
1568 Chaplin Street, Crofton, BC
Free cancellation
The price is CA $78 per night from Dec 5 to Dec 6

Offering direct access to the beach, this North Cowichan motel is next to a golf course, 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Crofton Ferry, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Vesuvius ...

3/5 (36 reviews)
Basic motel, comfortable and convenient

"David was very kind and welcoming. However this Motel is very basic and a bit run down. Dishes in cupboard were dirty from previous guests and there was no dish soap in the kitchen (although handsoap was under the sink). Bed and pillow were very comfortable, so slept well and thats all i needed. ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 31, 2020

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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 Dec 6 to Dec 7
4/5Very Good! (641 reviews)
one word.... Breathtaking!!!

"Breathtaking!"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 29, 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 $248 per night from Dec 16 to Dec 17
4.5/5Wonderful! (242 reviews)

"Jack the manager for the restaurant was wonderful also his staff very accommerdating will stay again in the spring so we can enjoy the view and the grounds thank you Jack"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 19, 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 $117 per night from Dec 19 to Dec 20
4.3/5Excellent! (167 reviews)

"Fresh, clean, friendly staff. Comfortable facilities."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 30, 2020

Best Western Cowichan Valley Inn
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Duncan Motels for the Frugal Traveler

There are more than 64 hotels and other lodging choices in Duncan, though there are only 3 affordable motels. These less expensive accommodations can help you cut costs when compared with traditional hotels, which offer more amenities but ones that you may not use.

When you save on your room price, you can experience more of the activities in Duncan. Not-to-be-missed sights include Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal and Butchart Gardens in the area.

Fun fact: In the U.S., motels became more commonplace after World War II with the popularity of car travel and road trip vacations, peaking in the mid-1960s with more than 60,000 properties. When you stay at a motel, you'll usually access your room directly from the parking lot.

Below are a few of our customers' recommended Duncan motels to select from:

Thunderbird Motor Inn

  • Enjoy access to the restaurant, and freebies including WiFi and parking.

Fuller Lake Motel

  • Free WiFi, free parking, and a computer station are available during your stay.

Croftinn & Motel

  • Enjoy access to the winery, and freebies including WiFi and parking.

What to Do in Duncan

Visitors like Duncan for its marina and entertainment venues. As you're sightseeing around the area, be sure to enjoy all there is to see and do.

Must-see places in and around Duncan include:

  • Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal
  • Butchart Gardens

These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places:

  • Mount Tzuhalem Ecological Reserve
  • Cowichan River Provincial Park
  • West Shawnigan Lake Provincial Park

You'll find these family-friendly attractions:

  • Cowichan Aquatic Centre
  • The Raptors
  • Cowichan Estuary Nature Centre

Duncan is also popular for its:

  • Bird watching
  • Forests
  • Wineries
  • Casino gaming

Best Time to Visit Duncan

Decide when you'd like to visit Duncan by reviewing these seasonal weather details:
  • 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

How to Get to Duncan and Around the Area

Duncan Transportation
NameTypeDistance
Victoria, BC (YYJ-Victoria Intl.) Airport 15.9 mi (25.5 km)
Galiano Island, BC (YMF-Montague Harbour Seaplane Base) Airport 16.4 mi (26.4 km)
Mayne Island, BC (YAV-Miners Bay Seaplane Base) Airport 19.2 mi (30.9 km)

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a motel trip to Duncan?
Because you’ll save on your room price, you can experience more of the activities in Duncan. Not-to-be-missed sights include Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal and Butchart Gardens in the area.
What are motels like?
At most motels, you’ll often find an outdoor pool and a free parking spot. When you stay at a motel, you’ll usually access your room from an outside corridor overlooking the parking lot. Motels began in the 1920s as convenient lodging for the weary traveler driving along America’s major roadways.
What are the best motels in Duncan?
Thunderbird Motor Inn: Enjoy access to the restaurant, and freebies including WiFi and parking. Croftinn & Motel: A winery and a marina are available during your stay, along with room amenities like a fireplace. Fuller Lake Motel: Enjoy access to the restaurant, and freebies including WiFi, parking, and a manager’s reception.
What things can I to do in Duncan?
Visitors like Duncan for its marina and entertainment venues. As you’re sightseeing around the area, be sure to enjoy all there is to see and do. Must-see places in and around Duncan include Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal and Butchart Gardens. These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places: BC Forest Discovery Centre, Cowichan River Provincial Park, and Mount Tzuhalem Ecological Reserve. You’ll find these family-friendly attractions: Cowichan Aquatic Centre, The Raptors, and Cowichan Estuary Nature Centre.
What's the weather like in Duncan?
Weather can make or break a roadtrip, so here’s some data about year-round temperatures in Duncan to help you plan yours: 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 are my options for getting around Duncan when staying in a motel?
We’ve gathered some information about local transportation options in Duncan to help you navigate your stay: Fly into Victoria Intl. Airport (YYJ), which is located 15.9 mi (25.5 km) away. You can also search for flights into Victoria, BC (YWH-Victoria Inner Harbour Seaplane Base), which is 29 mi (46.6 km) away. If you’d like to explore around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

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