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Beaconsfield Bed and Breakfast - Victoria

9.7 | Excellent
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4-min. drive from city centre, great free breakfast, staff and rooms

Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free breakfast, free parking
  • Numerous guests were pleased with the level of customer service they received
  • The hotel's rooms were found to be clean and beautifully decorated
  • Several reviewers enjoyed the quality of the free breakfast
Cons
  • A few guests reported noise transfer and limited TV channels
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Free Breakfast
Free Parking
Editor's Analysis
Updated Jan 22, 2014
Overview
Located about a 2-minute drive from the nearest Trans-Canada Highway on-ramp and a 4-minute drive from Victoria's city centre, the Beaconsfield Inn Victoria is suitable for travellers who prefer centrally located bed-and-breakfast accommodations with free Wi-Fi, a free breakfast and easy highway access.

Each of this smoke-free hotel's guest rooms offers free Wi-Fi, cable TV, a desk, a fan, an iron and ironing board, a bathrobe for each guest and an en suite bathroom with a hair dryer and free toiletries. Rooms with a fireplace, a jetted tub and a kitchenette are also available, and the hotel is not wheelchair accessible.

The hotel also offers a computer station, a library, a free breakfast and afternoon tea and free parking. Pets are not permitted.

British Columbia Ferry Services are about a 3-minute drive away, while Beacon Hill Park is 2 minutes away on foot. The Bay Centre offers shopping roughly 4 minutes away by car and Victoria International Airport (YYJ) is a 28-minute drive away. (All distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps)

Verified with a front desk agent: Free Wi-Fi, free parking, no pets, not wheelchair accessible. (Call Date: January 15, 2014)

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The Good
The majority of the reviews sourced for this analysis were positive, with much praise going to the hotel's staff, rooms, breakfast and location.

The hotel's staff were the source of numerous compliments by reviewers. They were characterized as responsive, friendly, attentive without being intrusive, professional and helpful with restaurant recommendations.

Many lodgers praised their accommodations at the hotel. They described their rooms as clean, luxurious, cozy, quiet, spacious, well equipped and beautifully decorated with comfortable beds. A few patrons had complaints about their lodgings, however (see below).

Several guests enjoyed the hotel's free breakfast, describing it as amazing, superb, delicious and beautifully presented. One reviewer noted, "Dietary concerns were cheerfully accommodated into the delicious breakfasts which were feasts for the eyes as well as the body".

The hotel's location was convenient for several travellers. They found it close to downtown Victoria, Beacon Hill Park, attractions, restaurants and the inner harbour.
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The Bad
While the majority of reviews consulted for this analysis were positive, there were a few complaints about the rooms.

Although the majority of reviewers praised their clean and luxurious rooms, a few guests had complaints about their accommodations. They reported small-sized rooms and TVs, limited TV channels, no individual temperature control and overhead noise.
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Sources
TripAdvisor.com guest reviews ranked the hotel #11 of 110 Victoria B&B and Inns with an average rating of 5 out of 5 from 315 reviews.

Booking.com guest reviews rated the hotel 9.7 out of 10 from 97 reviews.

Expedia.ca guest reviews rated the hotel 5 out of 5 with a 100% recommendation rate from 2 reviews.

The author called the hotel on January 15, 2014 to verify some information.

Editor's Analysis by Erin H.
Analyzed by Erin H.
Erin loves to travel, and considers it her personal mission to help fellow travellers get the inside scoop, both good and bad, on Canadian Hotels.
Guest Reviews
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3 / out of 57
hotels in Victoria

Rated 9.7/10 based on 608 reviews

Ranked #3 out of 57 hotels in Victoria

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Location
Map Marker Beaconsfield Bed and Breakfast - Victoria
998 Humboldt Street, Victoria, BC