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Strathcona Hotel

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Premium Room, Multiple Beds | In-room safe, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Premium Room, Multiple Beds | In-room safe, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed | In-room safe, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of Strathcona Hotel

Strathcona Hotel

2.5 star property

8.2/10 Very good

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Parking available
  • Bar
  • 24/7 front desk
919 Douglas Street, Victoria, BC, V8W 2C2

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationRoyal BC Museum6 min walk
  • Popular LocationVictoria Harbour10 min walk
  • Popular LocationVictoria Clipper Ferry Terminal14 min walk
  • AirportVictoria, BC (YYJ-Victoria Intl.)25 min drive

Room options

About this area


Strathcona Hotel is located in Downtown Victoria, a neighborhood in Victoria, and is in the entertainment district and near the boardwalk. Miniature World and Victoria Royal Theatre are cultural highlights, or if an activity is on the agenda, check out Victoria Fisherman's Wharf. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre or Royal Athletic Park. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including whale-watching.

What's nearby

  • Victoria Bug Zoo - 1 min walk
  • Greater Victoria Public Library - 1 min walk
  • Royal BC Museum - 6 min walk
  • Victoria Harbour - 10 min walk
  • Victoria Clipper Ferry Terminal - 14 min walk

Getting around

  • Victoria Intl. Airport (YYJ) - 25 min drive


  • Browns Social House - 2 min walk
  • Dutch Bakery & Diner - 2 min walk
  • Ebizō Sushi - 2 min walk
  • Crust Bakery - 2 min walk
  • Pour. - 3 min walk

About this property

Strathcona Hotel

Hotel located in Downtown Victoria
Located close to Victoria Bug Zoo and Greater Victoria Public Library, Strathcona Hotel provides a nightclub, a rooftop terrace, and 6 bars. The onsite restaurant, The Sticky Wicket, features happy hour and light fare. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi.
You'll also enjoy perks such as:
  • Self parking (surcharge), coffee/tea in the lobby, and a billiards/pool table
  • ATM/banking services, a front desk safe, and tour/ticket assistance
  • Luggage storage, a 24-hour front desk, and concierge services
  • Guest reviews give top marks for the dining options and helpful staff
Room features
All 64 rooms have comforts such as free WiFi and safes. Guest reviews speak positively of the comfortable rooms at the property.
More conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Free toiletries and hair dryers
  • TVs with cable channels
  • Wardrobes/closets, recycling, and mini fridges



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Property is disinfected using an electrostatic sprayer
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC) and Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


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

Parking and transportation

  • Uncovered self parking on site (CAD 10 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Limited onsite parking

Food and drink

  • 6 bars/lounges
  • A restaurant
  • Coffee and tea in common areas

Restaurants on site

  • Clubhouse Lounge
  • Distrikt Nightclub
  • Games Room
  • Rooftop Patio
  • The Sticky Wicket

Things to do

  • Billiards/pool table
  • Nightclub

Family friendly

  • Mini-fridge


  • 24-hour front desk
  • ATM
  • Guidebooks
  • Luggage storage
  • Safe at front desk

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Tour and ticket assistance


  • Rooftop terrace


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Elevator
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Bedsheets provided
  • Blackout drapes


  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer


  • TV with cable channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Mini-fridge
  • Restaurant dining guides


  • Heating (climate-controlled)
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Recycling
  • Safe

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Check-in from 4:00 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 19


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests arriving after midnight should ring the doorbell to gain access to the property.

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Uncovered self parking fee: CAD 10.00 per night (in/out privileges)

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

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be 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
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector and a smoke detector
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

Property is also known as

Hotel Strathcona
Strathcona Hotel Hotel
Strathcona Hotel
Strathcona Hotel Victoria
Strathcona Victoria
Strathcona Hotel Victoria
Strathcona Hotel Hotel Victoria

Frequently asked questions

Is Strathcona Hotel pet-friendly?

No, only service animals are welcome at the property.

How much does it cost to stay at Strathcona Hotel?

As of Jan 28, 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Strathcona Hotel on Jan 31, 2023 start from CA $113.0, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

How much is parking at Strathcona Hotel?

Self parking is available for CAD 10.00 per night. Limited spots are available.

What time is check-in at Strathcona Hotel?

Check-in is from 4:00 PM - anytime.

What time is check-out at Strathcona Hotel?

Check-out is at 11:00 AM.

Where is Strathcona Hotel located?

Located in Downtown Victoria, this hotel is steps from Victoria Bug Zoo, Greater Victoria Public Library, and Bay Centre. Miniature World and Victoria Conference Centre are also within 5 minutes.

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Strathcona Hotel and receive a full refund?

Yes, Strathcona Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Strathcona Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.



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Rating 10 - Excellent. 458 out of 1034 reviews" "
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Rating 2 - Terrible. 34 out of 1034 reviews" "
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Property conditions & facilities




2/10 Terrible


Business traveller
Liked: Amenities
Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
It smelled like mildew in the washroom. No view. Only of the a brick wall.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2023

10/10 Excellent


Liked: Cleanliness
Fair prices friendly people
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2023

2/10 Terrible


Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
When I checked in I asked to be put in a quiet room. They put me right next to an elevator 420 (I didn’t even bother go in) I had to go back downstairs to ask for another room. They put me in a room right next door that smelled musty and mouldy 419. I had to go back downstairs again and they put me in 508. The tv didn’t work and asked for someone to come fix it. After 20mins I canceled and just used my laptop. The sink was filled with water for some reason. They had to portable fans in the room which were both covered in dust. I have a picture of all these things. The hotel is clearly struggling with mould and I wouldn’t suggest this hotel to anyone. I’m surprised Expedia even allows this hotel on their site. Very disappointed
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2023

8/10 Good


Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
All good, but easy to hear the room next door, there was no cold water in the sink other than that all is good

8/10 Good


Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Was delightful to be downtown

6/10 Okay


Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Disliked: Amenities
the room was WAY smaller than pictured. no freezer, no utensils. caused some issue but was overall alright

10/10 Excellent


Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Great location in downtown core. Rooms have been renovated with modern clean bathroom. There is a mini-fridge and Keurig coffee machine but no microwave, also a safe, parking included a short walk away. A real bargain for the cost.

10/10 Excellent


Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
No microwave
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2023

10/10 Excellent


Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
clean and great customer service.

6/10 Okay


Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Disliked: Property conditions & facilities
Overall a good stay, especially for the price in a busy season. However, I’ve cold showers were a big disappointment and must be dealt with as a necessity