Overview of Starting Point Family House

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3.9 / 5Good
11 reviews


  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Air Conditioning
  • Laundry


Explore the area

Popular LocationUniversity of Victoria7 min drive
Popular LocationCadboro Bay7 min drive
RestaurantTownship Coffee7 min walk
RestaurantStarbucks17 min walk
AirportVictoria, BC (YYJ-Victoria Intl.)23 min drive

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Free cancellation on all rooms

You can change or cancel this stay if plans change. Because flexibility matters.

  • Double Room, 1 Queen Bed, Shared Bathroom

    Double Room, 1 Queen Bed, Shared Bathroom

    Room amenities

    • 120 sq ft
    • Hill view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Comfort Villa, 1 King Bed

    Comfort Villa, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Economy Suite, 2 Bedrooms

    Economy Suite, 2 Bedrooms

    Room amenities

    • 500 sq ft
    • Hill view
    • Sleeps 4
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About this area


Starting Point Family House is located in Victoria. Travellers looking for local activities can try Victoria Harbour and Victoria Clipper Ferry Terminal, while those looking to experience a bit of culture can stop by Royal BC Museum. The Gardens at HCP and Victoria Bug Zoo are also worth visiting.

Popular Location

What's nearby

  • University of Victoria - 7 min drive
  • Cadboro Bay - 7 min drive
  • Royal Jubilee Hospital - 10 min drive
  • MayFair Shopping Centre - 10 min drive
  • Cordova Bay Golf Course - 11 min drive

Getting around

  • Victoria, BC (YYJ-Victoria Intl.) - 23 min drive


  • Township Coffee - 7 min walk
  • Starbucks - 17 min walk
  • Rachel's Cafe - 18 min walk
  • Tim Hortons - 4 min drive
  • Original Joe's - 4 min drive

About this property

Starting Point Family House

Victoria guesthouse in Gordon Head with free parking
Coffee/tea in a common area, a microwave in a common area and a fridge in a common area are available at this smoke-free guesthouse. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, laundry facilities, a TV in a common area and a reception hall are on-site. All 6 rooms offer complimentary wireless Internet access, deep-soaking bathtubs and ceiling fans. Desks and free toiletries are also available to guests. Bathrooms are shared and housekeeping is available once per stay.
Starting Point Family House offers 6 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with free toiletries and a ceiling fan. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit with a deep soaking bath. Housekeeping is offered once per stay and an iron/ironing board can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.

Property amenities


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

Free self parking
24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

Coffee/tea in a common area

Family friendly

Laundry facilities


No lifts
Reception hall

Guest services

Housekeeping (once per stay)
Laundry facilities

Languages spoken





Shared microwave
Shared fridge
Smoke-free property
TV in reception

Room amenities


Air conditioning
Ceiling fan


Deep-soaking bathtub
Free toiletries
Shared bathroom
Shower/bathtub combination


Iron/ironing board (on request)



Check-in between 3:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

  • There is no front desk at this property. To make arrangements for check-in, please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation.
  • 24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


  • Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cots (infant beds) are not available.

Payment types accepted at this property


Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: CAD 50.00 per vehicle (roundtrip)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
All reviews

Guest reviews

5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 2 nights in Aug. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Excellent property, clean quiet & comfortable.The location & area is very good. Close to parks & rec centre. Also, there is ample parking. The host is a kind & helpful gentleman, made sure I was comfortable. I have to say, it is one of the best places I've stayed.

Stayed 2 nights in Jul. 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Clean, comfortment, parking available, but TV seems no signal.

Stayed 2 nights in Jun. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Nice price, very clean and free parking

Stayed 1 night in Aug. 2018

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities

Not a hotel, but private 4 bedroom home. “Shared facilities” including bathroom. Clean and reasonable however

Stayed 1 night in Aug. 2018