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Featured Hostels in Victoria

Ocean Island Inn Backpackers Suites - Hostel
2 out of 5
791 Pandora Ave, Victoria, BC
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The price is CA $68 per night from Oct 28 to Oct 29

Located in Downtown Victoria, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Chinatown and Royal BC Museum. British Columbia Parliament Building and Victoria Harbour ...

3.8/5Good! (377 reviews)

"Very interesting clientele, a mixture of young and old. Ideally located on the edge of downtown Victoria. Great for those who are travelling on a budget."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 23, 2020

Ocean Island Inn Backpackers Suites - Hostel
Turtle Hostel
1.5 out of 5
1608 Quadra Street, Victoria, BC
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Located in North Park, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Lower Johnson Street and Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre. Victoria Harbour and Victoria Clipper ...

2.8/5 (65 reviews)

"It was too cold...I like that it is unique among hostels and I did become friends with someone who staying in the dorm room with me...Paying a dollar to use a towel and when I used PayPal is unusual...One of the staff raised his voice at me because my grocery bag was on the table in the kitchen. ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 3, 2019

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Chateau Victoria Hotel and Suites

Chateau Victoria Hotel and Suites

3.5 out of 5
740 Burdett Ave, Victoria, BC
The price is CA $165 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
4.4/5Excellent! (1,133 reviews)

"We loved the location of this hotel and the space of the rooms. The front desk personnel were very helpful, especially Roy. Would highly recommend this hotel. Don’t hesitate!"…"

Reviewed on Sep. 20, 2020

Chateau Victoria Hotel and Suites
Victoria Regent Waterfront Hotel & Suites

Victoria Regent Waterfront Hotel & Suites

3 out of 5
1234 Wharf St, Victoria, BC
The price is CA $195 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
4.7/5Exceptional! (1,141 reviews)

"Great location and excellent suite layout. Can walk anywhere in downtown Victoria. The one drawback was no A/C and with windows open, lots of city noise below. But would recommend based on location alone."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 24, 2020

Victoria Regent Waterfront Hotel & Suites
Red Lion Inn and Suites

Red Lion Inn and Suites

3 out of 5
3366 Douglas St, Victoria, BC
The price is CA $82 per night from Sep 29 to Sep 30
4.1/5Very Good! (1,482 reviews)

"Other reviews mentioned the helpfulness of the staff and they were correct. Nothing was too much trouble. We loved that you could join the trail right outside the property. Great location. We had a kitchenette in the room which was fully equipped and very useful. We also appreciated the large TV ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 24, 2020

Red Lion Inn and Suites
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What Is a Hostel?

If you're searching for somewhere affordable to stay in Victoria, there are 510 accommodations here to pick from, including hostels. No two hostels look exactly alike, but these dormitory-style accommodations all have the following:

  • Shared rooms (though many hostels also have private rooms)
  • Budget-friendly prices
  • A social setting

Hostels are a great way to stay in Victoria for a good value, so you can save more for exploring. We've heard good things about this destination's natural setting, including its gardens and flowers.

Hostels in Victoria

Ready to book a hostel? These options have the best reviews from our guests and might be a good place to start looking:

Ocean Island Inn Backpackers Suites - Hostel - Located within a 5-minute walk of Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre. Property features include free breakfast, free WiFi, and a restaurant.

Turtle Hostel - Located within a 10-minute walk of Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre. Property features include free WiFi and a shared/communal kitchen. You'll find showers, coffee/tea makers, and linens in all rooms.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Victoria?

The weather can be important when you're discovering new places, so here are some stats that may be helpful:

  • The hottest months are typically July and August, while December and February are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 52° F and nighttime temperatures average 35° F
  • April-June: 67° F is the daytime average and 38° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 70° F and nighttime averages are around 46° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 60° F during the day and 35° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 1.26 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Victoria?

Depending on what you're interested in, you might appreciate these places:

Top Sights
  • Victoria Harbour
  • British Columbia Parliament Building
  • Fisgard Lighthouse
Natural Features
  • Butchart Gardens
  • Pioneer Square
  • Thunderbird Park - Royal BC Museum
Cultural Attractions
  • Royal BC Museum
  • The McPherson Playhouse
  • Chinatown

Generally, Victoria is known for its:

  • Gardens
  • Museums
  • Tours
  • Whale watching
  • Excursions

How to Get to Victoria and Around the Area

You can find the closest airport in Victoria, BC (YWH-Victoria Inner Harbour), located 0.4 mi (0.6 km) away from the city center. An alternative is Victoria, BC (YYJ-Victoria Intl.), which is 15 mi (24.1 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Victoria?
Hostels are a great way to stay for a lower cost, so you can save your money for sightseeing. You’ll find local tours and other activities to enjoy, and the gardens create an appealing natural setting.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look identical, but these dormitory-style accommodations all feature shared rooms (though many hostels also have private rooms), low prices, and a social atmosphere.
What are the best hostels in Victoria?
Ready to book a hostel in town? These options have the best reviews from our customers and might be a good place to start looking: Ocean Island Inn Backpackers Suites - Hostel - Located within a 5-minute walk of Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a shared/communal kitchen, as well as a 24-hour front desk. You’ll find lockers and linens in all rooms. Turtle Hostel - Located within a 10-minute walk of Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre. Property features include free WiFi, a restaurant, and a shared/communal kitchen. You’ll find showers, coffee/tea makers, and linens in all rooms.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Victoria?
Good weather’s always better when you’re experiencing new places, so here are some stats about the local climate: The hottest months are usually August and July with an average temp of 59°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 41°F. Average annual precipitation for Victoria is 31 inches.
What is there to see and do in Victoria?
In general, Victoria is known for its gardens, museums, and local tours. Major attractions include Victoria Clipper Ferry Terminal, Victoria Harbour, and Butchart Gardens. Get out into nature with places like Sooke Harbour, Fisherman’s Wharf Park, and Beacon Hill Park. Cultural attractions include Royal BC Museum, Chinatown, and Victoria Royal Theatre.
What's the best way to get to and around Victoria while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in Victoria on hand to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the closest airport, which is Victoria Intl. Airport (YYJ), located 15 mi (24.1 km) away. An alternative is Victoria, BC (YWH-Victoria Inner Harbour Seaplane Base), situated 0.4 mi (0.6 km) away.

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