Luxury Airbnbs In Victoria, Canada - Updated 2021

luxury airbnb victoria

Victoria, British Columbia, also appropriately dubbed the “City of Gardens”, is known for its bright lights, beautiful city landscapes and perfect climate. If you are planning a family retreat, a vacation with friends or simply a peaceful getaway with your spouse to the most romantic city in Canada, an elegant and tasteful accommodation with proximity to the city lifestyle and tourist attractions is no doubt a must. Fancy a top-floor apartment in the heart of downtown district or a quiet space to unwind? Or how about a private condo overlooking the waterfront? Here are some of the best luxury Airbnbs in Victoria, Canada, tailored to your group size, to maximize your experience.

1. Penthouse over the harbour (from USD 152)

If you’re willing to pay for a panoramic scenery over the Victoria Harbour, look no further. Decorated with stylish furniture and a spacious setting, Penthouse at The Janion comes equipped with a rooftop balcony, free parking (for small cars), bike storage and a private wrap-around patio where you can sit back and relax with your significant other while watching the ferries, kayaks and boats move along in the distance. There are enough kitchen amenities (fridge, oven, dishwasher, etc.) for you to stir up your delicious recipes, and a gym to ensure you don’t lose out on your regular exercise. The more-than-comfortable queen beds will have you sleeping like a baby. It is easily accessible to local attractions, with dining places and shopping districts within walking distance of the penthouse.

Downtown Waterfront Janion Penthouse w/ parking
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
127 reviews
Entire condominium 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi wasn’t working but a temporary solution was found
especially the fantastic view around the private rooftop terrace and the modern style of the apartment
best views of the victoria harbour secure building modern decor spacious rooms fabulous wrap around deck
oh yes did i mention the heated bathroom floors?
beautiful apt with great views and outside space in a great location near fun shops and restaurants
clean and modern and well equipped
the space was modern clean chic and convenient
the apartment is cheery and clean
the apartment is great immaculately clean
the unit itself is very clean well equipped and the bedding and beds were very comfortable
host is very responsive to any issues
we would book again owners very responsive too
communication between ourselves and the host were excellent
brianna was a great host and had prompt communication and clear instructions
it's beautifully furnished and our host allowed us to check in early
its location is also ideal for the traveler
great condo in a great location
this is the best location in victoria
great location walkable to everything
everything you could need location wise
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2. Cosy downtown haven (from USD 111)

Right across from Victoria Harbour, with a spectacular view of the waterfront, this condo is a prize right in the heart of Victoria. The unit is well-laid with stylistic furnishings, sufficient amenities and a spacious floor plan. You are entitled to your own parking space along with a private rooftop patio and a small balcony adjacent to the living room. The location shouldn’t be a thought at all – it offers easy access to almost everything Victoria has to offer. The host also received high praise from guests who commended her thoughtfulness and easy communication.

Downtown waterfront oasis!
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
363 reviews
Entire condominium 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is really cool especially the terrace with amazing views
communication was great and the apartment had all the amenities you need
super clean with thoughtful touches
super clean and well appointed accommodations
clean bright stylish modern beautiful
very clean and modern in an excellent location
fantastic locationsparkling clean modern condo with all amenities
jenny is a fantastic host
jenny is a great host
jenny is a great host too
jenny was super accommodating and responsive
jenny is a fabulous host and we absolutely recommend staying here
the location was amazing
the location was an easy walk to downtown and shopping
easy walkable location to downtown
perfect location walking distance to shopping restaurants & more
check great food options close by
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3. City condo with impressive views (from USD 135)

Located within walking distance of Fisherman’s Wharf, the Empress, the Royal BC Museum and many other tourist attractions, this luxury one-bedroom condo is well-placed, with a balcony that faces directly towards the iconic BC Parliament building. The apartment itself is sparkling clean, and guests are provided with full access to the condo’s facilities, such as the gym, outdoor pool and hot-tub. The cosy interior also allows you to take a break from the hustle of the city while enjoying some Netflix on the couch.

Parliament View Luxury 1 bdrm. Next to Empress.
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
79 reviews
Entire condominium 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
apartment has stunning views of the parliament building and surrounding area
the washer and dryer are a great convenience along with a/c
we loved the pool and beautiful balcony views highly recommended
the apartment is nice and a good view
this place is a real gem lovely apartment overlooking the parliament buildings and the empress hotel
the condo was amazingly clean and had great security
very clean up to date with well equipped condo
the place is sparkling clean and looks brand new in all respects
a very clean and comfortable apartment with great view
it is spotlessly clean and there are so many lovely little touches
host was terrific too
our hosts were responsive and very kind
the hosts were very quick to respond and very helpful
jenn was a fabulous and very friendly host
the check in was great and our host responded to our emails right away
great downtown location with parking
great location near shops and restaurants
great condo in best location in downtown victoria
definitely worth booking here amazing location and the suite is gorgeous
a charming apartment superbly located a tiny walk from the bus waterfront museum and shopping
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4. House by the sea

Equipped with two large bedrooms (each with king-sized beds), two bathrooms with adequate amenities, a full kitchen and heated flooring, this well-appointed home is perfect for couples. Its main feature, however, is the private secluded patio that offers a spectacular view of the oceanfront. You can choose to enjoy a relaxing sunset view of the ocean activity over a sip of wine with your significant other, or take long, quiet walks along the waterfront at your own convenience.

OCEANFRONT/James Bay/2 bathrooms
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
127 reviews
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
kitchen well equipped with lots of useful stuff ice coffee tea bags honey jam etc
comfortable beds washer dryer in one of the rooms
the full kitchen afforded us the opportunity to have breakfast and coffee "at home
the kitchen is nicely updated with beautiful countertops appliances cabinetry and breakfast bar
very well equipped house with all the necessary things for a comfortable stay
house is clean and tidy
the place was very clean
the apartment was very clean and spacious
well organized and clean place for us two adults and two children
very spacious and clean with 2 large comfortable king size beds
athol is an excellent host
our hosts were great
thank you to our host athol
athol is a terrific host
they feel like friends more than hosts
location is wonderful
great location by the sea and walking distance to downtown
the location by the sea is magnificent
great location very convenient to many locations
very comfortable and great location
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5. Quiet neighbourhood gem

Help yourself to this humble abode, based near Cook St. Village and the oceanfront. Beautifully furnished with splendid amenities from cosy sofas to stainless steel kitchenware and adequate toiletries, the home is decorated with minor details that reflect the owner’s thoughtful touches. It is an ideal space for four guests, with two bedrooms (one queen-sized bed each) and one bathroom. Its tranquil surroundings and easy access to downtown Victoria as well as lovely areas like Dallas Road and Cook Street provide a perfect blend of relaxation and fun.

Cook St Village beautiful 2 bedroom
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
161 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great apartment with good space & amenities
also nice to have washer and dryer in apartment
the accommodations are extremely spacious and comfortable with lots of handy amenities
you cannot beat the location and the little outdoor table was lovely for morning coffee and evening wine
warm comfortable lots of room
it's clean and comfortable
well furnished self contained basement flat very clean and tidy
the unit was very clean and modern
it was modern clean and cozy
it was beautiful and clean with everything we could need
audrey is friendly and thoughtful
audrey was really helpful in answering all our questions before and during the stay
audrey was excellent and very responsive with communications
audrey is so kind and amazing
audrey is a kind person who truly cares about others
great location to explore victoria
perfect location to walk to everything
the location was perfect
quiet neighborhood in an excellent location in victoria
the location is in a cute village and handy area of victoria close to everything
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6. Luxurious neighbourhood retreat (from USD 155)

The name of this Airbnb, ‘Fernwood Hideaway’, couldn’t be more fitting. Located down the peaceful avenue of Grant Street, it offers a perfect getaway in a quiet neighbourhood while remaining close to the downtown activity. You will be greeted by a warm fireplace, thoughtful decorations and pleasant music that will make you feel right at home. There are two bedrooms (one king-sized bed each), making it ideal for couples or a family of four. The house also provides a back porch for you to relax in. With plenty of amenities and accommodating hosts, you will certainly have a wonderful stay.

Fernwood Hideaway
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
146 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were large and the linens were lovely
the bed was a king and very comfortable
we were able to relax in a space that was as beautiful as it was comfortable
beds were big and comfortable
the beds were very comfortable
everything was very clean and the large beds were very comfortable
everything was super clean
everything was clean and aesthetically pleasing with a modern taste
nice space and very clean
decorated very nicely and everything was clean
the host is extremely courteous
great home with very kind attentive hosts
leonard is a great host with a lovely home
the hosts were great and quick and helpful with their responses
the host is very friendly and nice
location is excellent- super close to downtown
very nice location in victoria
it was within walking distance to really cute restaurants and very central to get around
public transportation was close and easily accessible
great residential location close enough to walk downtown
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7. Abstract modern apartment

If you have a strong taste in architecture and design, this home will be perfect for you. It boasts ‘mid-century contemporary furnishing’ that combine immaculate modern styles with an antiquated touch, with symbolic artworks decorating the red-brick walls and a unique home layout accompanied by a comfortable bed. It is situated right in the middle of Chinatown and hence is readily accessible to a plethora of shops, tourist attractions and eating places. The spacious setting is perfect for a couple, ideal for small families, and it’s even dog-friendly!

Impressive Luxury Manhattan Style Loft - By OnlyBC
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
59 reviews
Entire condominium 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
union coffee makes a great cup and served bagels and locks for breakfast
awesome place very clean & quiet
very nice unit clean and stylish
great location easy to get around and clean bright space
clean neat relaxing & spacious for two + dogs excellent location
jan was a wonderful responsive accommodating host
jan is a super host and full of great local tips and advice about parking
jan is very communicative if you need any help i surely recommend this place
the location is fantastic
great location and living space
perfect location for a stay in victoria
the place was a great location really cool and right downtown china town
really beautiful and bright space amazing location
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8. Beautiful space for groups

When you step into Teacup Cottage, you wouldn’t have thought that it was once considered as ‘old’. Having been refurbished into a completely new home that sports a lovely modern design. It offers a space situated in a quiet neighbourhood, that is perfect for a family getaway or a base for a large group of friends (more than five people). It has a total of four bedrooms (one queen-sized bed, two double beds and one with twin beds), along with two gorgeous bathrooms that offer both bathtubs and shower heads. As you spare a moment on the sofa watching the LCD TV with the natural rays of the morning sunshine bursting through the window cracks, you will feel a sense of bliss and contentment for having booked this luxurious home.

Teacup Cottage - 4 bedroom house close to seafront
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
38 reviews
Entire house 5 Beds 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

9. Luxury condo in the city

Located in the downtown district right in the centre of the city attractions, there is no better value for convenience. It also does not come at the expense of comfort. Boasting two cosy queen-sized beds and two fabulous bathtubs, together with a well-appointed kitchen and a contemporary setting, this upscale condo is situated on a high floor where street noise is next to none. It is within walking distance of tourist attractions, shopping districts, excellent restaurants and the finest bars in Victoria. If you’re tired of the vibrant city activity, the pool and the gym within the condo premises offer a relaxing alternative as well. You’ll be surprised by the thoughtful touches added by the host (like a bottle of wine) to make your stay even more pleasant. Smooth check-in/check-out procedures and easy communication with the host certainly make this place a must-book.

Luxury 2 bed 2 bath in heart of downtown Victoria
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
85 reviews
Entire condominium 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

10. Spacious mansion near the city

Travelling in a group of seven or more? Then don’t hesitate to book this accommodation! Spotting fancy all-around decorations, it has five bedrooms (three with queen-sized beds, one with a double bed, and one with a single bed and a sofa bed), three complete bathrooms, and a fully-equipped kitchen that will guarantee you no shortage of amenities. The location is a convenient walk to the city and it provides a parking space for two cars. A private backyard, outdoor patio, barbecue pit and a fireplace are among the amenities that reflect the amazing attention to detail. If that isn’t enticing enough, then how about a private outdoor swimming pool for you to take a dip in?

Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
28 reviews
Entire house 5 Beds 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Luxury in Victoria

Stay on the lap of luxury by booking one of the above vacation rentals, homes that are designed to offer an unforgettable experience to its guests. From expansive swimming pool to a world-class view to modern facilities, these rentals redefine luxury.

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