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Ocean Island Inn Backpackers Suites - Hostel
2 out of 5
791 Pandora Ave, Victoria, BC
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The price is CA $85 per night from May 12 to May 13
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! (390 reviews)
Great little hostel
"Great little hostel for anyone looking for an inexpensive place to stay for a few nights. Staff are really friendly, the building and atmosphere are inviting, the rooms are well maintained. The price is great, and I’ve always had good experiences staying here."

Reviewed on Nov. 15, 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 is a youth hostel. no single room and I paid too much for the conditions where I spent my night"

Reviewed on Jan. 22, 2020

Turtle Hostel
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Delta Hotels by Marriott Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort

Delta Hotels by Marriott Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort

4 out of 5
100 Harbour Road, Victoria, BC
The price is CA $159 per night from Apr 18 to Apr 19
4.6/5Wonderful! (992 reviews)
"I am very pleased with our stay. The staff was excellent, especially Jonathan at check in. He provided me with all the important information regarding the hotel and the surrounding attractions. We ended up dining at LURE restaurant in the hotel and the food was excellent and the views even better! ..."

Reviewed on Apr. 13, 2021

Delta Hotels by Marriott Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort
Victoria Marriott Inner Harbour

Victoria Marriott Inner Harbour

4 out of 5
728 Humboldt St, Victoria, BC
The price is CA $151 per night from Apr 24 to Apr 25
4.5/5Wonderful! (988 reviews)
"Quiet and convenient hotel. Covid restrictions limited use of amenities."

Reviewed on Apr. 8, 2021

Victoria Marriott Inner Harbour
The Oswego Hotel

The Oswego Hotel

4 out of 5
500 Oswego Street, Victoria, BC
The price is CA $179 per night from Apr 17 to Apr 18
4.6/5Wonderful! (985 reviews)
"Very well kept hotel with great staff and good location"

Reviewed on Apr. 6, 2021

The Oswego Hotel
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.

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 bed sheets 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 bed sheets 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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