Overview of Hostel
We serve up a delicious free dinner every evening from 5:00pm – 8:00pm. Enjoy two options every night, such as Indian-style curried lentils over rice and sundried tomato pasta.
A bright and cheery four-floored veteran that packs its hostel-loving travelers into rooms of all shapes and sizes. Boos
Victoria is easily reached by air or ferry from Vancouver, Seattle and various other points in Canada & USA.
*FROM SWARTZ BAY FERRY TERMINAL: Take the # 70 city bus. Get off at the Pandora and Douglas St. intersection. Walk one block east on Pandora to Blanshard St.
*FROM THE VICTORIA TRAVEL INFOCENTER: Walk north on Government St. to Pandora Ave., turn right and go two blocks east to Blanshard St.
*FROM THE BUS STATION: Walk north on Douglas St. to Pandora Ave, turn right and walk one block east to Blanshard St.
*FROM THE INNER HARBOUR FERRIES (PORT ANGELES, BELLINGHAM AND SEATTLE): Walk three blocks east on Belleville St, turn left on Douglas St., walk north to Pandora Ave, turn right and walk east to Blanshard St.
*FROM THE AIRPORT: Take the Akal airport bus directly to the hostel ($18 one way) OR take the shuttle bus to the #70 to the Pandora and Douglas St. intersection. Walk one block east on Pandora Ave to Blanshard St.
There is also a convenient bus-ferry-bus package from downtown Vancouver or Vancouver Airport (Pacific Coach Lines approx. $45 one way) to downtown Victoria.
*FROM SWARTZ BAY FERRY TERMINAL AND AIRPORT: Take Highway 17 (Blanshard St.) to Pandora Ave.
*FROM NANAIMO: Take Highway 1 (Douglas St.) to Cormorant St. Turn left and go one block to Blanshard St. Turn right and we're at the intersection of Pandora and Blanshard.
*FROM SOOKE AND PORT RENFREW: Take Highway 14 to Highway 17 (Blanshard St.) Follow Highway 17 to the corner of Pandora Ave, Blanshard St..
Downtown public transit, theatres, inner harbour, city centre (1 block), bars, pubs, clubs, restaurants, Beacon Hill park, Empress Hotel, Save-On Foods Memorial Arena, whale watching, grocery stores, banks, convenience stores, pizza shops, art galleries, etc.
Conditions & Policy
Credit Cards Accepted
Free continental breakfast. * Please note that the listed prices do not include taxes. **Please note: You must let us know before 18:00 (6pm) the day before your arrival if you need to cancel, otherwise you will be charged for one night. Please note that the listed prices do not include taxes (16%). You must let us know before 18:00 (6pm) the day before your arrival if you need to cancel, otherwise you will be charged for one night. We pre-authorize your credit card on your day of arrival for one night stay. Should the pre-authorization be declined, your reservation will be deleted. Please note: we do not accept VISA Debit cards to hold reservations. Even if your confirmation goes through it will not be valid. Please cancel your reservation and make another with a valid credit card ACCESSIBILITY: Our four floor historic building does not have an elevator, however baggage assistance is available. Please make a request on your reservation if you would like to stay on the first or second floor. PARKING: Limited parking on site $10/day & unlimited parking 100m away $12/day