Amethyst Inn - Victoria

1501 Fort Street, Victoria, Bc V8S 1Z6, Canada, Victoria, Canada  show map
 3 stars
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Amethyst Inn - Victoria

Wi-Fi
Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour
Food/ Drinks

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Picnic area/ Tables

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Overview

The designer Amethyst Inn is a 3-star property located 450 meters away from Craigdarroch Castle.

Amethyst Inn is also placed within a 10-minute walk of Government House. The venue is set within 2 km from Victoria city center.

The hotel is situated near a parliament building, a theater and an art gallery.

Art Gallery of Greater Victoria train station is a 10-minute walk from the property. It will take 5 minutes to get to Victoria Inner Harbor airport by car.

Rooms

The hotel's individual rooms are appointed with cable TV, complimentary Wi-Fi, a DVD player and a work desk. Some rooms have the garden view. Guests can make use of private bathrooms with a bathtub, a shower and complimentary toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Shine Cafe and Tartan Toque are located within 100 meters away.

Services

The on-site comforts include a free car park and a luggage storage.

Relax

A rooftop terrace, a picnic area and a library are offered for guests' comfort.

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Facilities

General

  • Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Concierge desk
  • No elevators
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Room service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Picnic area/ Tables
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Computer rental

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • Jacuzzi
  • Library

Room facilities

  • Rooftop terrace

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Hotel Address:

1501 Fort Street, Victoria, Bc V8S 1Z6, Canada, Victoria, Canada

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City Center
  • Victoria
    4300 ft
Airports
Restaurants
  • Shine Cafe (cuisine: Canadian)
    300 ft
  • Tartan Toque (cuisine: Canadian)
    600 ft
Parks
  • Government House
    2100 ft
Ski areas
  • Ogden Point Breakwater
    1.1 mi
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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

Popular areas

Places of interest

Convention centers

Amusement

  • Victoria Royal Athletic Park4300 ft
  • Peacock Billiards Ltd1.0 mi

Monuments and Landmarks

Museums

Parks

  • Oak Bay Park Svc5000 ft

Halls

  • Premier Lol 16101700 ft
  • Fernwood Community Assn2000 ft
  • Victoria Fernwood Comm Ctr2700 ft
  • Victoria Conservatory of Music4300 ft
  • Windsor Centre5000 ft
  • Henderson Masonic Hall5000 ft
  • Royal and MC Pherson Theatres1.0 mi

Universities, Institutes

  • Canadian College For Chinese5000 ft
  • Counsellor Training Institute1.0 mi

Theaters

Marina

  • BC Ferries1.0 mi

Local attractions

  • Craigflower Manor and Schoolhouse1.0 mi
    800 Johnson St., Victoria
  • Victoria Pier1.2 mi
    Victoria, British ColumbiaCanada
  • Miniature World1.3 mi
    649 Humboldt St., Victoria
  • Pacific Undersea Gardens1.1 mi
    490 Belleville St. Victoria, British Columbia V8V 1W9Canada
  • Victoria Bug Zoo1.2 mi
    631 Courtney Street, Victoria

Near the hotel

  • Craigdarroch Castle1500 ft
    1050 Joan Crescent, Victoria
  • Art Gallery of Greater Victoria2300 ft
    1040 Moss St., Victoria
  • Government House2100 ft
    1401 Rockland Avenue, Victoria
  • Abkhazi Garden4700 ft
    1964 Fairfield Road, Victoria

Restaurants nearby

  • Shine Cafe300 ft

    Address: 1548 Fort Street
    Phone: 250-595-2133

    82% likes this, based on 62 reviews
    Cuisine: Canadian

  • Old British Fish & Chips600 ft

    Address: 1507 Pandora Avenue

    74% likes this, based on 31 reviews
    Cuisine: British

  • Backstage Lounge1100 ft

    Address: 1585 Johnson St. #2

    Cuisine: American

  • Tartan Toque600 ft

    Address: 1507 Pandora Avenue
    Phone: 778-265-9464

    75% likes this, based on 38 reviews
    Cuisine: Canadian

  • Dragon Gate Restaurant900 ft

    Address: 1609 Fort St # D
    Phone: (250) 592-1178

    55% likes this, based on 13 reviews
    Cuisine: Chinese

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Amethyst Inn Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Amethyst Inn

Average guest rating

8.8out of 10
Superb
Based on 38 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Then furnishings and the ambience of the restored Victorian house. The service was discreet and attentive, and there was a jacuzzi bath with the room. The breakfast was of a very high standard.

    We were happy with all aspects of our stay.

  • Single
    8.8

    The room was very beautifully designed and furnished. The rug floor felt thick and homy and the total look of the house is absolutaly beautiful.

    It was hard to find - the house is hidden behind bushes....

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Historical house was interesting. Breakfast was excellent. It would have been nice to have a pot of fresh coffee early in the morning. Instant doesn't cut it.

    It was very noisy during the evening. Probably this is not the usual case but on this evening there was an altercation in the street and I called the police at 2:00am. It went on for almost an hour. Sleeping through it was not an option.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    The Amethyst Inn had the best customer service I have ever experienced at a Bed and Breakfast. The rooms were comfortable, very clean and had lots of character. Also, the breakfast was unbelievable! I would definitely recommend this place to anyone who is looking for a quiet, relaxing getaway in Victoria.

  • Couple
    10.0

    My husband and I travel considerably, but we have never had such a lovely experience as we had at the Amethyst Inn. The historical building is delightful, the rooms are absolutely beautiful, but the service is unsurpassed. The staff are so incredibly helpful and accommodating. Carlson and Serene went out of their way to make our stay wonderful. Breakfast was a gourmet treat which filled us up until dinnertime, in the evening sherry is available as an aperitif and an array of teas and coffee are offered for guests to sample as they please. The secure parking behind electric gates is offered at no additional charge, a wonderful perk in Victoria with the cost of parking , not to mention the peace of mind especially when you are renting a vehicle. We were able to walk into town, to Beacon Hill park and the waterfront.Whether you are a couple looking for a romantic getaway or a business person looking for a peaceful haven this really is THE place to stay in Victoria

  • Single
    9.2

    This is a first class luxury hotel. The breakfast was good but not enough good given. The beds were huge and comfortable. There was not enough soap bars. I dont know who owns the hotel but all I saw were Chinese girls staffing the place who were wither hired foreighn workers or very very very recent immigrants. The internet access was wireless but was easy to access.

    I though that the hotel was double the price that it whould be .

  • Older travelers
    9.0

    The security was excellent for the hotel and parking. The staff were very attentive , courteous, and efficient. The room we had was very beautiful and had all the things we look for: a ccmfortable bed, two reading lamps, a nice TV,a large and well equiped bathroom, a small fridge. Due to the stairs it would not be suitable for people with difficulties with stairs.. We had no problems with them and look forward to this being our regular place to stay while visiting Victoria and will recommend it to friends. We left sun glasses behind and were contacted by the staffabout it.Thsi is highly comendable and appreciated.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    Amethyst Inn was a lovely place to stay with great food and a very accommodating staff. We enjoyed our stay there very much. Thank you!

  • Couple
    9.2

    The Victorian ambiance and its amazing cleanliness. Very romantic.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    A classic 1800's old house converted into a bed and breakfast. Well appointed unique rooms and a convient location. The service was excellent and the breakfast was good. Highly reccomend.

  • Couple
    9.2

    Great quality. Very nice.

    No a/c in room. Very uncomfortable. Spoilt was was otherwise a wonderful trip.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    A beautiful heritage house. Service from Shelley was impeccable. Great secure parking, immaculately clean room with every amenity provided.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    . We were first assigned a room in a small outbuilding. The room was not adequate, After complaining we were given a room in the large house.The second room was very pleasant.If you have a problem with stairs, this is not the place for you.The breakfast was very enjoyable, not the typical full English breakfast as advertised..The staff were very friendly, and the Inn is a beautiful old house.The shower is somewhat awkward for seniors.

    The first room we were given was very small. It had no chair to sit on. The remote for the tv didn't work. It looked like it was decorated in garage sale items. The second room was the Cambridge, and was very pleasant. I think if you are going to be given an inferior room that should be the picture shown in the add. Then a person has the choice of booking it or not.

  • Single
    9.2

    The staff were attentive, the breakfast was superb, much attention to detail; I have already recommended this inn to friends and family.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    The Amethyst Inn was very pleasing to the eye and senses. The decor, antiques, and ambience were lovely! Our room was at the very tip top; lots of steep stairs! The room itself was very nice, except the faucet for the sink had slow running water; just a trickle. Also the room was hot and stuffy at night due to the small window and no breeze, however there was a fan. Breakfast was superb and delicious! I would highly recommend this Inn.

How to reach hotel

hotel Amethyst Inn - Victoria Victoria location
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Hotel Address:

1501 Fort Street, Victoria, Bc V8S 1Z6, Canada, Victoria, Canada

Get directions
City Center
  • Victoria
    4300 ft
Airports
Restaurants
  • Shine Cafe (cuisine: Canadian)
    300 ft
  • Tartan Toque (cuisine: Canadian)
    600 ft
Parks
  • Government House
    2100 ft
Ski areas
  • Ogden Point Breakwater
    1.1 mi
Hotel information