Enjoying its reputation as one of the most visited cities in British Columbia, Victoria has a lot to offer. There is nothing that you cannot find in this beautiful city that boasts incredible natural landscapes. Some of the top things to do in Victoria include dropping by the Inner Harbour and visiting the Royal BC Museum, where you can enrich your knowledge about everything British Columbia, from its early settlers and natural history to recent history. The McPherson Theater is also a great place to stop by. Enjoy concert performances that are staged all year round, along with the many other things to do in this capital city. Wondering where to stay? Check out these top Airbnb vacation rentals in downtown Victoria, Canada.
While this historic building has since been converted into a home, you’ll still find much of its original features in place. The brick walls and alleys, for example, create an immersive atmosphere that makes this Victoria Downtown property even more remarkable.
Despite the classic feel, you’ll be pampered with modern comforts, such as radiant heating and a Wi-Fi connection. There’s a hi-tech kitchen so you can whip up all sorts of dishes. It also comes stocked with seasonings and condiments, as well as popcorn and long-grain rice.
Top guest reviewsrobyn included some awesome cozy touches with tea coffee and gamesawesome stay beautiful space comfy bed and couch and can’t beat the location we will be backhighly recommend the experience the restaurants and this perfect hideaway (with complete kitchen)clean cozy and perfectly locatedi’ve stayed multiple times; always clean and in great shapethe accommodations were stylish clean comfortable and quietincredible airbnb the location is perfect the unit was clean beautiful trendy and super well-appointedit is very clean fantastic central and very secure location and really well appointed
Host:robyn was super helpful with recommendations and made checking in and out quick and easyRead more reviewsgreat place - great locationgreat location and great little loftalso the location is amazingawesome location close to everything 15min walk to downtown water front and cute stores nearbybrilliant stay in a perfect location to explore
Situated downtown, expect to have a busy and fun time in Victoria because of all the shops and establishments near you. While you’re not out enjoying the town, you can relax by turning into a couch potato and streaming all sorts of interesting shows on the 55-inch HDTV. There are bars and cafes in the area if you prefer socializing and making new friends. The apartment building also has its own gym, which you can access during your stay. If you’re traveling in or renting a vehicle, you can stow your car in the building’s park area.
Top guest reviewsgreat coffee shops breakfast places shoppingwe loved the large windows in the living room and natural lighting they providedthis is a spotlessly clean and very comfortable unit and photos and info on it are all accuratei stayed for a few nights but it would be very comfortable for a long stayit was clean and comfortablethe condo itself is super clean and well outfittedthe flat was clean and nicely decoratedthis unit was very modern and super cleana nice clean and modern space with all the required necessities
Host:hosts are responsive and politehosts are responsive and friendlyand a secured parking spot excellent hostshosts made check-in and getting settled an easy transitionthe hosts were also very responsive and helpful during the check in and check outRead more reviewsthe location is perfectexcellent location in downtown victoriagreat location and very securegreat location and perfect unitgreat location to explore downtown and interesting surroundings without driving
Unwind in this warm Airbnb in Victoria, Canada as you sleep like a rock in a spacious bedroom with a comfortable mattress, or recline on a sofa in the living room that comes with modern furnishings, concrete floors and wood beams. Set in Lower Johnston neighborhood, the apartment also features an equipped kitchen along with a bathroom with toiletries and a patio where you can enjoy the sun and your morning breakfast before heading out.
Top guest reviewsbut getting a fan helpedit's a great apartment and feels bigger than the photoswe found the apartment cosy and fully equipped (there were champagne glasses for new years eve )great location for exploring victoria - fan tan alley across the street and waterfront a block awaydespite these issues we enjoyed our week at the apartment and would use it againvery clean and well suppliedit was immaculately cleanthe room was sparkling cleanthe loft was sparkling clean with lots of extra towels and beddingsuper equipped clean and very good communication with cameron
Host:cameron is a great hostcameron is a great host and super easy to communicatecameron was a great host he was easy to get in touch with and everything when smoothlycameron is a host who goes beyond to ensure his guests are happycameron responds quickly and was a great hostRead more reviewsexcellent location and a comfortable spacefantastic location and within walking distance of the entire citythe location was great and within walking distance of so many great sightsas walk-ons from the port angeles ferry the location of this place was idealbeautiful apartment in a great location
This stunning loft grants you unbeatable views of Chinatown, Old Town, and the harbor. The loft is equipped with a queen-sized bed and a bathroom to easily accommodate two travelers. Stay fit during your vacation by heading straight to the fully equipped gym that comes with a view. For relaxation, you can spend time on the rooftop patio that boasts barbecue facilities and a full kitchen.
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
1.02 km (0.7 mi) from Royal BC Museum
Top guest reviewslovely view from the room lots of restaurants and coffee shops nearbythe apartment is small but super functional and has everything you could needsuch a well-designed and super cute space the murphy bed was actually the most comfortable bed of our tripthe apartment was in a really good location great views especially from the rooftopideal location clean and great communicationit was clean and i had everything i needed for a great staycompact but cute and well organized clean and comfortable
Host:kelsi and trevor are wonderful hoststhe hosts were also very helpful in providing tips on hikes around the areagreat hosts with lots of tips for places to eatreally great location helpful tips by the hosts and they are quick to respond :)great apartment in a perfect location friendly and helpful hosts with good recommendationsRead more reviewsgreat location and very functionalamazing location as pretty much everything is within walking distancelocation is great walking distance to everything and easy check inplace is in fantastic locationsuper central to so many great locations
Whether you are visiting Victoria for a business trip or vacation, this condominium makes an excellent place to stay. From the full height windows, you can admire the breathtaking views of the historic City Hall and the Victoria sunsets. Facilities offered include a bedroom, a bathroom, a fully-equipped kitchen, and cable TV. Everything that Victoria has to offer is easily accessible from this accommodation. Make sure that you visit the Inner Harbour, Chinatown, and the Centennial Square.
Top guest reviewsfabulous apartment with views over the citystayed over christmas and the apartment had a little christmas tree nice touchbed is very comfortable and extra towels and bath robes were providedthe apartment is lovely and exactly as shown in the photosi used the 2nd single bed in the extra room and it was very comfortablevery clean and convenientvery clean and nice condovery clean with fresh linens and towelsit was very clean she tidysuper clean and beautiful space
Host:such great hosts and provided much better than expected servicegreat hosts who were attentive to our needsthe hosts are very friendlyour hosts were very responsive throughout the processthe hosts were great to work withRead more reviewsthe location is excellentgreat location everything is within walking distancegreat central location toogreat apartment close to towngreat location - right in the middle of town
Set right in the very heart of Victoria Old Town, this art loft promises warmth and comfort to every guest. The beautiful brick loft on the top floor offers a queen-sized bed, a bathroom, a kitchen, a living room, a TV and high-speed wireless internet. There are plenty of things to explore as amenities and attractions are right on your doorstep. The Inner Harbor is just a few steps away, and the museum can be reached within a few minutes.
Top guest reviewsthe rooftop patio was cool the bed was nice and comfyit’s a beautiful well-organised space with plenty of room despite its supposedly bijou sizethe interior decorations were really well curated and the bed was comfortablethe apartment space is excellent with perfect design and characterwe had a great stay at maria's apartmentclean stylish and cozyvery clean spacious and stylish loftit was clean well decorated and very comfortablevery comfortable safe clean and accessiblethe space is nice and clean well furnished
Host:very nice host - friendly seamless checkin and checkoutthank you maria for being a great hostmaria was kind enough to extend our checkout time to accommodate usdenise was an exceptionally kind and helpful hostthe host went above in beyond by letting us know of great restaurants and cafes in the neighbourhoodRead more reviewsamazing location in walking distance from everything that you needeasy walking distance to all kinds of shopping and restaurantsbeautiful loft in an ideal locationfantastic location at a very reasonable costthe apartment is in an amazing location very central and close to everything you need
This Airbnb in Victoria has waterfront views and is close to the best attractions in the area. During your stay, you can enjoy full access to the entire loft, including the bedroom for two, the bathroom, the kitchen, cable TV, and the gym.
If you are into hiking or biking, this loft is excellent as the Galloping Goose trail begins right at its doorstep. The loft is also adjacent to the Inner Harbor and the BC Museum.
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
1.04 km (0.7 mi) from Royal BC MuseumSuperhost
Top guest reviewsgreat bedding comfy loveseat and all the necessary kitchen amenities were much appreciatedwe can also recommend the ice cream shop in fan tan lane which brett ownsthe space is cozy and pretty and very intelligently designedwe loved the book of recommendations we’ll-stocked kitchen and roof-top patioeven thought it is small there are full amenities and it is a very clean modern apartmentvery clean and cozy microloftthis comes as advertised - a very clean micro loft small and compactvery comfortable super clean with many modern featuresthe unit was clean and had everything we neededcolleen’s place is super well equipped very clean and quiet too
Host:colleen & brett were awesome hostsbrett was super welcoming and a great hostbrett was an excellent host and very accommodatingbrett gave us many helpful recommendationscolleen & brett are thoughtful and friendly ownersRead more reviewsgreat location near many restaurants and metro bus stopsthe location was great so much within walking distancefantastic location and cute spacegreat location and central to everything we wanted to dothe location was within walking distance to many downtown attractions of victoria
This accommodation is an apartment that is easy to find by all means of transportation. Featuring one bedroom and one bathroom, the apartment is suitable for two guests. However, if you bring two extra guests, they can comfortably sleep on the sofa bed in the living room. Everything you need can be found in this apartment, including essentials, fully equipped kitchen and coffee, tea and spices for cooking. Coffee shops, restaurants, museums, shopping centers are just around the corner.
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
825 meters (0.6 mi) from Royal BC Museum
Top guest reviewsno ac but there's a ceiling fan & large floor fanenjoyed the small balcony & outdoor table for eating) and comfortable touches like keurig pods and teacheck in was easy great communication comfortable beds all the amenities we neededvery well equipped extremely comfortable and lots of thoughtful touchesit was super clean and very comfortablereally clean apartment and super comfortable bedclean and comfortable space with everything you needclean and comfortable and has everything you needthe building is new and clean as well
Host:kevin and emma were amazing hostskevin was quick to respond and a great hostvery nice hosts lovely space :)emma and kevin were great hostshosts are very helpfulRead more reviewsgreat location in safe & secure buildinggreat location downtown victoria with walking distance to all the sightsthe location is ideal for restaurants entertainment and shoppingthis is a great location easy to walk to everythingawesome location really nice condo
It may be one of the smallest living spaces in the country but it will not compromise style and comfort. It is located in the heart of downtown Victoria. This means you’ll be close to pretty much everything—from shops and restaurants to the many attractions the city has to offer.
This cheap Airbnb rental in Victoria comes with one double bed to fit up to two people in total comfort. Modern amenities like high-speed WiFi, HDTV with Amazon Prime Video, Chromecast, and Netflix, and a fully equipped modern kitchen are just some of the perks you’re going to enjoy here. Plus, the small balcony offers a beautiful view of the surroundings.
Top guest reviewsit was super clean and comfortableit is also clean and feels spaciousvery clean and modern with everything you needthe whole place was sparklingly cleanoutstanding location great communication and a neat and clean room
Host:sandy was a great hostthe host sandy is thoughtful and responsivesandy was also a wonderful and responsive hostperfect spot and great hostsandy was a great host was quick to respondRead more reviewsexcellent cute micro-loft close to everythingthe location is perfectsandy's micro loft is a cute and charming apartment with an incredible location next to chinatownthe location is great because it's close to chinatown and some great night lifegreat location right in the heart of downtown victoria with easy access to restaurants and entertainment
This “Plus-verified” apartment is located in the heart of downtown Victoria. The apartment sleeps up to two guests in one bedroom, and it has a bathroom to share. It comes with a breakfast bar, a sofa, and a sunny balcony. You have access to an outdoor swimming pool in the common outdoor space. The unit has a full kitchen, a washer, a dryer, and a dishwasher. Wifi and a television are provided for your entertainment.
The Fairmont Empress is right next door, while restaurants, bars, night markets, and other tourist spots are all within walking distance. The Royal BC Museum and the fascinating Victoria Bugs Zoo are just a few blocks away from this Airbnb rental in Victoria with a pool. When you return from a day exploring, relax in the living area and enjoy the stunning city views.
Top guest reviewsthis was a fantastic place to stay with stunning views a lovely pool and cosy interiorsthe view was great with floor to ceiling windows throughout the apartmentwe appreciated the washer and dryer and the option for a bath or a showerwe really appreciated that is is nicely furnished and has everything you need in the bathroom and kitchenthe pool jacuzzi and gym were greatcomfortable clean and modernclean stylish comfortable placethe space was clean and stylish2) the condo was spotlessly clean and well appointedthe unit was beautiful clean and comfortable
Host:annie was a great hostannie was very helpful and communicativeshe responds to questions in a friendly professional mannerannie was a fantastic host checking in and out was simplegreat host and a beautiful spaceRead more reviewsamazing location in downtown victoriagreat location- walking distance from everythinggreat condo in a great locationamazing downtown location in the heart of victoriagreat location close to the main attractions
Whether you’re staying all by yourself or with a travel companion, this executive apartment that is located in downtown Victoria is a stellar option. Whether you want to marvel at the views of the city, the mountains, or the ocean, you can have them all here. A quality queen-sized bed is provided to ensure that you have a peaceful rest at night. Turkish cotton bathrobes are available. A fully equipped kitchen is at your disposal whenever you want to cook your own meal.
Top guest reviewsa gourmet kitchen comfortable surroundings and wonderful luxury touchesclean and well equipped modern suite in a very well maintained and serviced buildingthe condo was very clean and comfortable with all the amenities providedRead more reviewsthe location is superb - close to shopping dining and all the attractions yet surprisingly quietthis was a beautiful condo in a great locationthere are lots of places to walk to and i felt very safe in the areaconvenient to downtown quiet with comprehensive securitythe outlook over the park and cathedral is really lovely
This lovely apartment is “Plus-verified” and can sleep up to four guests. It comes with one bed, a bedroom, and a bathroom. There’s a laundry, equipped kitchen, and a light and attractive living area. In the common space, you will find a table that’s ideal for laptop work. The full kitchen is equipped for self-catering. Bedroom comforts and bathroom essentials are supplied as well. The accommodation is just a short walk from Chinatown, the oldest in Canada. Furthermore, the location is near plenty of wineries, restaurants, dessert spots, and craft breweries. If you enjoy walking, the waterfront is close by. After a day exploring, why not relax in front of the television, or take a long, hot shower. The parking and access facilities are disabled-friendly.
Top guest reviewsmy kids report the sofa bed was comfortablebeds were very comfortable including the sofa bed where our kids sleptreally nice with lots of fans tookitchen very well stocked with supplies we needed & somei love the modern decor and the bed was really comfyeverything was clean and well maintainedit was extremely clean and comfortablesuper clean with everything you needspotless gorgeous comfortable and chicclean and felt like home
Host:they were very helpfulbonita was a generous knowledgeable and helpful hostbonita was a great host & super kindbonita and peter are kind and generous hostsbonita was a lovely host and we enjoyed using this spaceRead more reviewsgood location close to everythinggreat location beautiful convenient quiet locationperfect location right downtown inside chinatownthe location is perfect you can walk to everythinglovely location very pleasant stay
If you’re wondering where to stay in Victoria, then choose this amazing condo. Situated on the 10th floor of a modern building, this condo is bright and airy and will let you have the most pleasant stay in Victoria downtown. There is a cozy king-sized bed in the spacious bedroom. And, there is also a sofa bed for extra sleeping. As such, this condo is perfect for four guests. Other facilities that are available to use include a bathroom, the kitchen, the BBQ and a sunny balcony where you can enjoy the hustle and bustle of the city. The condo is located just two blocks away from the Inner Harbour and amenities are just a few steps away.
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
662 meters (0.5 mi) from Royal BC Museum
Top guest reviewswe were comfortable and enjoyed sunset views from the deckgreat condo nice view underground parkade comfortable bedgreat king bed comfy mattressthe bed may be the most comfortable i've ever slept ongreat location sparkling clean comfortable bed lovely view from the balconythe flat was very clean and stylishsafe clean and cozycondo was clean well stocked and comfortableit was clean and in a modern updated spaceit was clean check in was super fast and easy
Host:erich and jamie were helpful hosts and communicated quicklyour hosts were friendly and very accommodatingthis is a great place to stay erich and jamie were great hostseric and jamie were very responsive and helpful with any questionsgreat hosts as well the included parking spot really helped get aroundRead more reviewslocation is ideal for visitorsfantastic location and excellent valuelove the location of our airbnbloved the locationthe location is great right in the middle of downtown victoria within close walking distance to all main attractions
Enjoy a pleasant stay in this brand new condo that offers a view of the waterfront. This Airbnb in Victoria, BC is equipped with a queen-sized Murphy bed, a bathroom, a fully fitted kitchen with state-of-the-art appliances. When you want to relax, lay down on the sofa in the living area and watch the TV or head to the balcony and marvel at the upper harbor. Chinatown and the parliament buildings are just a few steps away. Take the time to explore and make some stops to enjoy the views.
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
1.03 km (0.7 mi) from Royal BC Museum
This charming micro-loft was just built in 2017, so everything about this accommodation is still new. The loft comes with a bed for two guests, a fully fitted kitchen, a bathroom and a flat-screen TV. However, there are more facilities which you can access that include the rooftop patio, a perfect spot for a drink and a BBQ, and the Juliet balcony from where you can enjoy the waterfront view. The closest tourist destinations are the Old Town and the Chinatown, which are at the front door, literally.
874 meters (0.6 mi) from Royal BC Museum
Feel the beating heart of Victoria by staying at this accommodation where everything you need is catered for. All amenities are within close proximity. You can reach the Inner Harbor easily on foot. The accommodation itself is ideal for five guests with a bedroom, sectional sofa and futon sofa provided. There is a huge rooftop deck for you to sit back and relax and enjoy the vibrant atmosphere of Victoria downtown. You don’t need to cook your own meals as you are surrounded by cafes and restaurants.
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
911 meters (0.6 mi) from Royal BC Museum
Featuring one spacious bedroom that has one super comfortable bed, this top floor studio is a great choice for solo travelers, couples or business travelers. The facilities offered are complete. You can enjoy a clean bathroom, a fully-equipped kitchen, cable TV, free wireless internet and a gym. The studio comes with a bonus; a rooftop deck. From the deck, you can admire the sweeping views of Victoria. Furthermore, the studio is close to everything downtown, be it shopping centers, restaurants, bars, cafes and tourist attractions, such as Chinatown and Victoria Bug Zoo, which are some of the best things to do in Victoria.
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
1.08 km (0.7 mi) from Royal BC Museum
Top guest reviewsthe room was adorable and stocked with many amenitiesstylish studio apartment with a great viewcool space great views gorgeous bathroom great use of spaceclean place quiet with ac and a fanreally comfy bed a spectacular view and awesome locationvery quick straightforward communication and a clean comfortable placeclean cozy and very nice placegreat place clean and nicenice place super cleanthe place was clean and had everything we needed
Host:great host and nice place would recommendalso our hosts were easily accessible for us to reach out tothe host was extremely kind and super responsive gave local tips and made sure our stay was outstandinghosts were very responsive providing all relevant details making the experience very easyhosts are very responsive and provide detailed instructions for easy check inRead more reviewsgreat location downtown and parking close bygreat location a short walk from downtowna cute little studio in a convenient locationwonderful location very trendy and close the downtown coreperfect location for victoria downtown sightseeing
This air-conditioned studio space is perfect for solo travelers and couples and features a comfortable queen-sized bed that can ensure a good night’s rest.
During your stay, you can enjoy access to a fitness center, so you can stay productive even while on vacation. With a fully furnished kitchen, you can conveniently prepare delicious meals while you are here. There are also things to do at night since you can head to the rooftop terrace with barbecue facilities for some fun al fresco dining.
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
1.09 km (0.7 mi) from Royal BC MuseumSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe heated bathroom floors were particularly lovely on cold winter morningsi especially appreciated the amenities provided in the loft microsuite such as the washer/dryer and high pressure showerthe bedding was really comfortable and softwhat a treat we have wanted to stay in a tiny apartment for awhile to try it outthe apartment is small but very clean and stylishdina's place was very clean small but perfect sizesmall; but very comfortable and cleanthe apartment was very nice and exceptionally cleanit’s impeccably clean and has all you need to feel cozy and safe
Host:the host dina was quickly responsive to any questions i askedhosts were responsive and offered helpful suggestionsdina is a great host with quick responses and is very friendlydina was a great a host--very responsivedina was very helpful and quick to respondRead more reviewsdowntown location was perfectgreat location downtown with access to good restaurants and fun shops within walking distancethis is a great location and super close to a lot of the downtown shopsthe location is wonderful easy to access to anywhere in the cityit was within walking distance of the ferry terminal and close to lots of good restaurants
Discover the best of downtown Victoria
You now know that downtown Victoria offers plenty of attractions that will make your vacation in the city memorable. Discover the best of the city by staying at one of the above-mentioned best Airbnb rentals in Victoria’s downtown district as all of them are strategically located close to all amenities and most of the tourist attractions. If you’re looking for more specific rentals, Victoria is also home to some pet-friendly cabins and beach houses you can rent.
Frequently asked questions about the top Airbnbs in downtown Victoria, Canada
1. Which are the best Airbnbs with a pool in Victoria?
Not many Airbnbs in Victoria have a pool. But if you are keen on staying at a property that offers access to one, then your best option would be this sleek, urban condo in The Falls.
2. Which are the best Airbnbs with a gym in Victoria?
Many Airbnbs in Victoria have a gym. For the best options, we recommend booking a stay at one of these Airbnbs: i) Pandora’s Lantern ii) a darling micro-loft with waterfront view iii) sleek, urban condo in The Falls.
3. Which are the most budget-friendly Airbnbs in Victoria?
Several budget-friendly Airbnbs are available in Victoria. For the best options, consider staying at the following Airbnbs: i) Pandora’s Lantern ii) a modern and comfortable condo iii) a warm apartment.
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