Top 16 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Downtown Victoria, Canada - Updated 2023


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 of 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 Airbnbs in downtown Victoria, Canada.

1. A warm apartment (from USD 80)

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.

Warm Apartment in a Historic Building
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
108 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
but getting a fan helped
it's a great apartment and feels bigger than the photos
we 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 away
despite these issues we enjoyed our week at the apartment and would use it again
very clean and well supplied
it was immaculately clean
the room was sparkling clean
the loft was sparkling clean with lots of extra towels and bedding
super equipped clean and very good communication with cameron
cameron is a great host
cameron is a great host and super easy to communicate
cameron was a great host he was easy to get in touch with and everything when smoothly
cameron is a host who goes beyond to ensure his guests are happy
cameron responds quickly and was a great host
excellent location and a comfortable space
fantastic location and within walking distance of the entire city
the location was great and within walking distance of so many great sights
as walk-ons from the port angeles ferry the location of this place was ideal
beautiful apartment in a great location
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2. Stunning loft with a rooftop patio (from USD 90)

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.

Downtown Micro-Loft in Heritage Building w/ View
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
79 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
lovely view from the room lots of restaurants and coffee shops nearby
the apartment is small but super functional and has everything you could need
such a well-designed and super cute space the murphy bed was actually the most comfortable bed of our trip
the apartment was in a really good location great views especially from the rooftop
ideal location clean and great communication
it was clean and i had everything i needed for a great stay
compact but cute and well organized clean and comfortable
kelsi and trevor are wonderful hosts
the hosts were also very helpful in providing tips on hikes around the area
great hosts with lots of tips for places to eat
really 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 recommendations
great location and very functional
amazing location as pretty much everything is within walking distance
location is great walking distance to everything and easy check in
place is in fantastic location
super central to so many great locations
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3. A home away from home (from USD 85)

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.

Historic City Hall
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
265 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
fabulous apartment with views over the city
stayed over christmas and the apartment had a little christmas tree nice touch
bed is very comfortable and extra towels and bath robes were provided
the apartment is lovely and exactly as shown in the photos
i used the 2nd single bed in the extra room and it was very comfortable
very clean and convenient
very clean and nice condo
very clean with fresh linens and towels
it was very clean she tidy
super clean and beautiful space
such great hosts and provided much better than expected service
great hosts who were attentive to our needs
the hosts are very friendly
our hosts were very responsive throughout the process
the hosts were great to work with
the location is excellent
great location everything is within walking distance
great central location too
great apartment close to town
great location - right in the middle of town
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4. An art loft in the heritage Leiser building (from USD 76)

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.

Art Loft @ the Historic Leiser near DT Harbour
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
398 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the rooftop patio was cool the bed was nice and comfy
it’s a beautiful well-organised space with plenty of room despite its supposedly bijou size
the interior decorations were really well curated and the bed was comfortable
the apartment space is excellent with perfect design and character
we had a great stay at maria's apartment
clean stylish and cozy
very clean spacious and stylish loft
it was clean well decorated and very comfortable
very comfortable safe clean and accessible
the space is nice and clean well furnished
very nice host - friendly seamless checkin and checkout
thank you maria for being a great host
maria was kind enough to extend our checkout time to accommodate us
denise was an exceptionally kind and helpful host
the host went above in beyond by letting us know of great restaurants and cafes in the neighbourhood
amazing location in walking distance from everything that you need
easy walking distance to all kinds of shopping and restaurants
beautiful loft in an ideal location
fantastic location at a very reasonable cost
the apartment is in an amazing location very central and close to everything you need
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5. A darling micro-loft with waterfront view (from USD 73)

This Airbnb in Victoria has waterfront views and is close to the best attractions of 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.

Downtown Waterfront Microloft
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
208 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great bedding comfy loveseat and all the necessary kitchen amenities were much appreciated
we can also recommend the ice cream shop in fan tan lane which brett owns
the space is cozy and pretty and very intelligently designed
we loved the book of recommendations we’ll-stocked kitchen and roof-top patio
even thought it is small there are full amenities and it is a very clean modern apartment
very clean and cozy microloft
this comes as advertised - a very clean micro loft small and compact
very comfortable super clean with many modern features
the unit was clean and had everything we needed
colleen’s place is super well equipped very clean and quiet too
colleen & brett were awesome hosts
brett was super welcoming and a great host
brett was an excellent host and very accommodating
brett gave us many helpful recommendations
colleen & brett are thoughtful and friendly owners
great location near many restaurants and metro bus stops
the location was great so much within walking distance
fantastic location and cute space
great location and central to everything we wanted to do
the location was within walking distance to many downtown attractions of victoria
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6. A one-bed apartment (from USD 79)

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.

Perfect location! 1 bed apartment
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
354 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire condo 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
no ac but there's a ceiling fan & large floor fan
enjoyed the small balcony & outdoor table for eating
) and comfortable touches like keurig pods and tea
check in was easy great communication comfortable beds all the amenities we needed
very well equipped extremely comfortable and lots of thoughtful touches
it was super clean and very comfortable
really clean apartment and super comfortable bed
clean and comfortable space with everything you need
clean and comfortable and has everything you need
the building is new and clean as well
kevin and emma were amazing hosts
kevin was quick to respond and a great host
very nice hosts lovely space :)
emma and kevin were great hosts
hosts are very helpful
great location in safe & secure building
great location downtown victoria with walking distance to all the sights
the location is ideal for restaurants entertainment and shopping
this is a great location easy to walk to everything
awesome location really nice condo
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7. Tiny living in downtown Victoria (from USD 54)

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.

It 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.

TinySpace MicroLoft - A Heritage Hotel of Downtown
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
670 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
it was super clean and comfortable
it is also clean and feels spacious
very clean and modern with everything you need
the whole place was sparklingly clean
outstanding location great communication and a neat and clean room
sandy was a great host
the host sandy is thoughtful and responsive
sandy was also a wonderful and responsive host
perfect spot and great host
sandy was a great host was quick to respond
excellent cute micro-loft close to everything
the location is perfect
sandy's micro loft is a cute and charming apartment with an incredible location next to chinatown
the location is great because it's close to chinatown and some great night life
great location right in the heart of downtown victoria with easy access to restaurants and entertainment
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8. Sleek, urban condo in The Falls (from USD 107)

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 is just a few blocks away as is the fascinating Victoria Bugs Zoo. When you return from a day exploring, relax in the living area or enjoy the stunning views of the city.

Soak in the Marble Tub at Our Sleek, Urban Condo
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
776 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condo 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this was a fantastic place to stay with stunning views a lovely pool and cosy interiors
the view was great with floor to ceiling windows throughout the apartment
we appreciated the washer and dryer and the option for a bath or a shower
we really appreciated that is is nicely furnished and has everything you need in the bathroom and kitchen
the pool jacuzzi and gym were great
comfortable clean and modern
clean stylish comfortable place
the space was clean and stylish
2) the condo was spotlessly clean and well appointed
the unit was beautiful clean and comfortable
annie was a great host
annie was very helpful and communicative
she responds to questions in a friendly professional manner
annie was a fantastic host checking in and out was simple
great host and a beautiful space
amazing location in downtown victoria
great location- walking distance from everything
great condo in a great location
amazing downtown location in the heart of victoria
great location close to the main attractions
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9. Executive apartment with beautiful views of nature (from USD 106)

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.

New Executive 1 Bedroom Jewel in Downtown Victoria
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
12 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a gourmet kitchen comfortable surroundings and wonderful luxury touches
clean and well equipped modern suite in a very well maintained and serviced building
the condo was very clean and comfortable with all the amenities provided
the location is superb - close to shopping dining and all the attractions yet surprisingly quiet
this was a beautiful condo in a great location
there are lots of places to walk to and i felt very safe in the area
convenient to downtown quiet with comprehensive security
the outlook over the park and cathedral is really lovely
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10. Hip Chinatown apartment just a short walk to Inner Harbour (from USD 98)

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.

Hip Chinatown Apartment, Walk to Inner Harbor
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
691 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
my kids report the sofa bed was comfortable
beds were very comfortable including the sofa bed where our kids slept
really nice with lots of fans too
kitchen very well stocked with supplies we needed & some
i love the modern decor and the bed was really comfy
everything was clean and well maintained
it was extremely clean and comfortable
super clean with everything you need
spotless gorgeous comfortable and chic
clean and felt like home
they were very helpful
bonita was a generous knowledgeable and helpful host
bonita was a great host & super kind
bonita and peter are kind and generous hosts
bonita was a lovely host and we enjoyed using this space
good location close to everything
great location beautiful convenient quiet location
perfect location right downtown inside chinatown
the location is perfect you can walk to everything
lovely location very pleasant stay
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11. A modern and comfortable condo

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.

Heart of Downtown Victoria BC
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
321 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we were comfortable and enjoyed sunset views from the deck
great condo nice view underground parkade comfortable bed
great king bed comfy mattress
the bed may be the most comfortable i've ever slept on
great location sparkling clean comfortable bed lovely view from the balcony
the flat was very clean and stylish
safe clean and cozy
condo was clean well stocked and comfortable
it was clean and in a modern updated space
it was clean check in was super fast and easy
erich and jamie were helpful hosts and communicated quickly
our hosts were friendly and very accommodating
this is a great place to stay erich and jamie were great hosts
eric and jamie were very responsive and helpful with any questions
great hosts as well the included parking spot really helped get around
location is ideal for visitors
fantastic location and excellent value
love the location of our airbnb
loved the location
the location is great right in the middle of downtown victoria within close walking distance to all main attractions
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12. Brand new condo

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
206 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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13. A charming micro-loft

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.

Charming Waterfront Micro-Loft ❤ of Victoria
72 reviews
Entire condominium 1 Bed 2 Guests
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14. The beating heart of Victoria

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.

The Beating Heart of Victoria
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
119 reviews
Entire condominium 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

15. The Pandora’s Lantern

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.

Pandora's Lantern 34986
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
670 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was adorable and stocked with many amenities
stylish studio apartment with a great view
cool space great views gorgeous bathroom great use of space
clean place quiet with ac and a fan
really comfy bed a spectacular view and awesome location
very quick straightforward communication and a clean comfortable place
clean cozy and very nice place
great place clean and nice
nice place super clean
the place was clean and had everything we needed
great host and nice place would recommend
also our hosts were easily accessible for us to reach out to
the host was extremely kind and super responsive gave local tips and made sure our stay was outstanding
hosts were very responsive providing all relevant details making the experience very easy
hosts are very responsive and provide detailed instructions for easy check in
great location downtown and parking close by
great location a short walk from downtown
a cute little studio in a convenient location
wonderful location very trendy and close the downtown core
perfect location for victoria downtown sightseeing
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16. Waterfront studio with air conditioning

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.

Waterfront Microloft in the Heart of Victoria
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
475 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the heated bathroom floors were particularly lovely on cold winter mornings
i especially appreciated the amenities provided in the loft microsuite such as the washer/dryer and high pressure shower
the bedding was really comfortable and soft
what a treat we have wanted to stay in a tiny apartment for awhile to try it out
the apartment is small but very clean and stylish
dina's place was very clean small but perfect size
small; but very comfortable and clean
the apartment was very nice and exceptionally clean
it’s impeccably clean and has all you need to feel cozy and safe
the host dina was quickly responsive to any questions i asked
hosts were responsive and offered helpful suggestions
dina is a great host with quick responses and is very friendly
dina was a great a host--very responsive
dina was very helpful and quick to respond
downtown location was perfect
great location downtown with access to good restaurants and fun shops within walking distance
this is a great location and super close to a lot of the downtown shops
the location is wonderful easy to access to anywhere in the city
it was within walking distance of the ferry terminal and close to lots of good restaurants
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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 top Airbnbs in downtown Victoria 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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