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Ocean Island Inn Backpackers Suites - Hostel

2-star2 stars
791 Pandora Ave, Victoria, BC, V8W 1N9, Canada

Hostel with restaurant, near Chinatown
  • Free WiFi
  • Collect nightsYou can collect™ Rewards nights here
Bar is awesome
Best value for money
Delicious food
More comfort would be nice

Ocean Island Inn Backpackers Suites - Hostel

from €54
  • Room, 1 Queen Bed, Private Bathroom
  • Single Room, 1 Double Bed, Shared Bathroom ("Micro Double" - see room size)
  • Twin Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Family Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Standard Room, 1 Double Bed, Shared Bathroom (“Small Double”- see room size)
  • Standard Room, 1 Double Bed ("Small Double with Sink" - see room size)
  • Standard Double Room, 1 Queen Bed, Shared Bathroom
  • Deluxe Shared Dormitory, Women only
  • Deluxe Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm
  • Comfort Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm
  • Comfort Shared Dormitory, Women only
  • Economy Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm
  • Economy Shared Dormitory, Men only

What’s around Ocean Island Inn Backpackers Suites - Hostel

Top spots nearby

Recommended by this property

  • Chinatown (5-minute walk)
  • Royal BC Museum (9-minute walk)
  • British Columbia Parliament Building (11-minute walk)
  • Victoria Harbour (11-minute walk)
  • Government House (15-minute walk)
  • Fisherman's Wharf Park (15-minute walk)
  • Beacon Hill Park (17-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Victoria, BC (YYJ-Victoria Intl.) - 29 min drive
  • Victoria, BC (YWH-Victoria Inner Harbour) - 5 min drive
  • Roche Harbor, WA (RCE) - 155 min drive
  • Friday Harbor, WA (FRD) - 144 min drive
  • Friday Harbor, WA (FBS-Friday Harbor Sea Plane Base) - 137 min drive
  • Port Angeles, WA (CLM-William R. Fairchild Intl.) - 128 min drive
  • Bedwell Harbour, BC (YBW-Bedwell Harbour Seaplane Base) - 143 min drive

At a glance

Key facts


  • 80 rooms
  • Arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time 3:00 PM-2:00 AM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
The credit card used to book the reservation must be presented by the cardholder at check-in along with matching photo identification.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Self parking (limited) *

  • Discounted offsite parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Self-serve breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Working away
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 1891
  • ATM/banking
Languages Spoken
  • Chinese
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Spanish

In the room

Freshen up
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator

Special features


Ocean Island Lounge - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Happy hour is offered.

Ocean Island Inn Backpackers Suites - Hostel’s small print

Also known as

  • Ocean Island Inn Backpackers Suites - Hostel Victoria
  • Ocean Island Backpackers Suites Victoria
  • Ocean Island Inn Backpackers Suites
  • Ocean Island Inn Backpackers Suites Victoria
  • Ocean Island Inn Backpackers Suites Hostel Victoria


Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a smoke detector on site.

Mandatory fees

Cash deposit: CAD 50 per stay

Breakage deposit: CAD 50 per stay

Optional extras

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability)

Self parking costs CAD 15 per night

Parking is available nearby and costs CAD 15 per day

Rollaway beds are available for CAD 0.01 per day

Self-serve breakfast is offered for an extra charge of CAD 6 per person (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Very Good 8.0 From 215 reviews

Very Good 8.0
Comfortable. The mist like shower head is weird. Other than that, the experience is great.
Simon, ca4 night trip
Very Good 8.0
Fantastic service from staff, hostel was very well maintained and clean. Great location within walking distance of bus stops and downtown Victoria. Only complaint was that the room was very small and hot!! Would definitely stay there again.
Becky, gb1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Meeting new friends
Love it the free dinners I met some amazing new friends it was definitely worth the trip I would go back again
Alex, ca4 night trip
Very Good 8.0
Great location
I've never stayed in a hostel, so I wasnt sure what to expect. I had a really nice stay for 2 nights. The location is perfect. I will stay here again.
Vanessa, ca2 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Clean, convenient, and easy.
Steven, us1 night trip

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