Ocean Island Inn Backpackers Suites - Hostel

Self Rated: 2.0 out of 5
791 Pandora Ave, Victoria, BC, V8W 1N9, Canada
3.8 out of 5 rating 322 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.8

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Ocean Island Inn Backpackers Suites - Hostel, you'll be centrally located in Victoria, a 6-minute walk from Chinatown and 14 minutes by foot from Royal BC Museum. This hostel is 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from British Columbia Parliament Building and 1 mi (1.5 km) from Victoria Harbour.


Make yourself at home in one of the 80 guestrooms featuring refrigerators. Prepare your meals in the shared/communal kitchen. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Conveniences include washers/dryers, and cribs/infant beds (complimentary) can be requested.


Make use of convenient amenities, which include complimentary wireless Internet access and tour/ticket assistance.


Satisfy your appetite with international cuisine at Ocean Island Lounge, a restaurant which features a bar. Dining is also available at the coffee shop/café. Self-serve breakfasts are available daily from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a computer station, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Lower Johnson Street - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Antique Row - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Government Street - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
The McPherson Playhouse - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Victoria Royal Theatre - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Chinatown - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Victoria Police Historical Society Museum - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Market Square - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Greater Victoria Public Library - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Bay Centre - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Pacific Rim College - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Pioneer Square - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Victoria Bug Zoo - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Bastion Square - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi

The nearest airports are:
Victoria, BC (YYJ-Victoria Intl.) - 25.7 km / 15.9 mi
Victoria, BC (YWH-Victoria Inner Harbour) - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Roche Harbor, WA (RCE) - 80.2 km / 49.8 mi
Friday Harbor, WA (FRD) - 66.8 km / 41.5 mi
Friday Harbor, WA (FBS-Friday Harbor Sea Plane Base) - 64.4 km / 40 mi

The preferred airport for Ocean Island Inn Backpackers Suites - Hostel is Victoria, BC (YYJ-Victoria Intl.).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are 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.

    Safety features at this property include a smoke detector.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Cash deposit: CAD 50 per stay

  • Breakage deposit: CAD 50 per stay

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

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for self-serve breakfast: CAD 6 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: CAD 15 per night
  • Nearby parking fee: CAD 15 per day
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: CAD 0.01 per day

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

  • -Offsite parking discounted rates available
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -ATM/banking
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free wired Internet
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Computer station
  • -Self parking (surcharge)
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Parking (limited spaces)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Restaurant
  • -Luggage storage