From free WiFi to state-of-the-art laundry facilities to our own in-house Café Lounge, Ocean Island Inn has everything you need to explore Victoria in comfort and style! Ocean Island is delightfully unique! To see how we differ from a standard hotel, check out our Ocean Island Inn vs. Hotels page.
Great Downtown Location
We are just blocks from all the downtown attractions and amenities!
We serve up a delicious continental breakfast every morning from 7:30am – 10:00am. Enjoy coffee, tea, juice, fresh fruit, oatmeal, hard-boiled eggs, white or whole wheat toast, and a selection of spreads including: peanut butter, jam, Nutella, cream cheese, & marmalade.
We serve up a delicious free dinner every evening from 6pm-8pm. Enjoy Indian-style curried lentils over rice and/or vegetable stew over rice.
Free WiFi and Guest Computers
High-Speed Wifi: Unlimited free high-speed wifi available throughout Ocean Island, including in all rooms – great for Youtube, Skype, Netflix, and so much more!
Guest Computers: Don’t have your own mobile device? We also have super cheap ($2/use, up to 1hr) pay-per-use internet terminals available in the lobby for your convenience.
Printing Services: Need something printed? We offer black & white printing at our front desk for $0.50 per page.
We’re here 24 hours a day to make you feel at home, give you the insider’s tips on the best places in town, and laugh at your jokes.
Fully Equipped Shared Kitchen
Our modern kitchen has all the equipment you need to whip up a delicious meal and is open 24 hours a day.
Secure Bike and Bag Storage
You can lock up your bike and bags in our basement lockup facility for $5/day during your stay and for only $2/day a day while you’re off exploring!
24 Hour Food and Drinks
You can buy and assortment of food and drinks at the front desk 24 hours a day. Our food is fresh, healthy, and ready to eat!
Featuring delicious international food, a wide variety of beer and drinks (all at friendly traveler prices), and live music and events most nights – this is the place to relax and mingle with fellow travellers and locals.
As a guest of Ocean Island you’re eligible for discounts at local businesses, tours, and more!
Our modern, large, front loading washers and dryers make laundry a breeze. For only $5.00 for a wash and dry (and $1.25 for soap) it’s cheaper and more convenient than going to a laundromat. We also have irons and ironing boards available.
Lounge & Common Areas
Why stay in your room when you can come downstairs and enjoy our stylish and comfortable lounges and dining room? Kick back with your laptop, play some Jenga, or chat with other travellers while you enjoy a drink or bite to eat.
We have on-site parking available for $10 a day, or right near by for $12 a day. See detailed info on parking options.
We have six lovely, private and newly renovated bathrooms on each floor (23 in total) for you to choose from, so you’ll never have to wait to enjoy our abundant hot water. If you don’t like to share, some of our rooms have en-suite bathrooms.
Private Movie / Chillout Room
You can enjoy some privacy in our “Mystery Room”, a mini movie or chillout room for you and a couple of friends. It’s got a comfy couch, sound system, and Netflix. The room is also soundproof, so if you need a place to Skype in privacy or just somewhere to have some peace and quiet this is the room for you! If you wish to have some time in the Mystery Room please talk to the front desk when you would like to use it. It is available 24 hours a day.
Built in 1891, our landmark building is an integral part of the history of Victoria. We did some major renovations in 2000 to modernize the building, so it can accommodate our guests in comfort and style.
We also have games and books for you to borrow, pay phones that receive incoming calls, and so much more…