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Victoria, British Columbia is located on Vancouver Island and can be accessed via ferry. Colonial influence has left the beautiful city with intricate architecture, which is enhanced by the natural beauty of the land. Predominantly, the city is known for its flowers and the celebrations surrounding them, but downtown houses an abundance of eateries, shops and major sites to see, including Chinatown. Many of our selected Airbnbs sit conveniently within the walkable perimeters, but you can always hop on a horse-drawn carriage just for fun!

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Downtown Waterfront Oasis Downtown waterfront oasis
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Downtown waterfront oasis

Downtown Waterfront Oasis

A floating staircase, roaring fireplace, and James Bond-like decor—sold yet? We’ll continue. The condo is in gorgeous Mermaid Wharf, in downtown Victoria. The waterfront views are enough to take your breath away, and can truly take a romantic getaway from great to stellar. Harbour, Chinatown and the Royal Museum are some of the top things nearby, yet just about everything you could want isn’t far.

Downtown Waterfront Microloft Downtown Waterfront Microloft
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Downtown Waterfront Microloft

Downtown Waterfront Microloft

Micro-lofts are cute to the core, and pretty easy on the wallet in Victoria while offering maximum privacy—major win. You could skip a car altogether and hit the bike trail, which is right outside the building. Great places to eat, along with ambient pubs offering boozy drinks, are within walking distance.

Chic, Two-Story Heritage Loft in the Heart of Victoria Chic, Two-Story Heritage Loft in the Heart of Victoria
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Chic, Two-Story Heritage Loft in the Heart of Victoria

Chic, Two-Story Heritage Loft in the Heart of Victoria

It’s hard to imagine that such an up to date space actually even existed at all in 1896. However, the focal brick wall really preserves the past and is a true treasure of the overall suave, two-story heritage loft.  Look closer, and discover the local art pieces that dot the walls and counters space.

Charming Penthouse Studio in Old Town Charming Penthouse Studio in Old Town
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Charming Penthouse Studio in Old Town

Charming Penthouse Studio in Old Town

Right beside the Lower Johnson shopping district, guests can either venture around by foot or find solace on a private balcony. Inside is quite contemporary, yet minimalist at the same time, which is refreshing. Flowers, houseplants and subtle decor are thoughtful touches that round out the penthouse studio.

Special Downtown Relaxing Getaway Special Downtown Relaxing Getaway
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Special Downtown Relaxing Getaway

Special Downtown Relaxing Getaway

All those picture windows in the main living space really open up the place to the surrounding buildings of downtown. Plus, you’ll get plenty of natural light which is a downright delight to wake up to. The wooden accents add that smidge of warmth, but overall this is quite the luxurious space. This is in a great walkable location.

Victoria Bright - Harbour front Studio at Downtown Victoria Bright - Harbour front Studio at Downtown
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Victoria Bright - Harbour front Studio at Downtown

Victoria Bright - Harbour front Studio at Downtown

The building in which the humble studio resides was built all the way back in the 1800s, and this certainly is reflected via lots of charm. Relatively recent updates have added a lovely flare, so this is a superb space for vacationing couples or even someone looking for a nice, affordable solo retreat.

Charming Victoria Loft in Downtown Charming Victoria Loft in Downtown
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Charming Victoria Loft in Downtown

Charming Victoria Loft in Downtown

Artistic touches and slight sleekness make this Airbnb Plus really sparkle. The kitchen is made for a chef, either professional or just at heart. Splashes of colorful from eye-catching paintings contrast beautifully with leather furniture and wooden touches. And last but not least, quaint French doors lead to a cozy patio for enjoying those freshly prepared meals.

2 Bedroom Luxury Condo with Parking 2 Bedroom Luxury Condo - The Juliet, w/ Parking
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2 Bedroom Luxury Condo - The Juliet, w/ Parking

2 Bedroom Luxury Condo with Parking

Modern, conveniently located near all the buzz, and with excellent parking, it’s hard to imagine it getting any better. The pleasantly subdued interior meets with a rarely large patio for relaxing with that night time glass of wine. Taking it up a notch further, guests have access to a rooftop space. The ratings come in just shy of five stars.

Best Waterfront Downtown Location in Victoria Best Waterfront Downtown Location in Victoria
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Best Waterfront Downtown Location in Victoria

Best Waterfront Downtown Location in Victoria

Presenting simply, there’s an upscale touch to this Victoria condominium. But we have a feeling potential guests are sold quickly, simply because the unit has a front and center view of the glistening Inner Harbor. Make the vacay all about water, skipping next door to rent a kayak or just stroll on foot to the waterside.

New Downtown Apartment, Parking and Gym New, Downtown, Parking, Gym, Fully functional aptm
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New, Downtown, Parking, Gym, Fully functional aptm

New Downtown Apartment, Parking and Gym

Something about the open concept living space of this condo is quite heavenly, with its airy color palette and light woods. Located right along Pandora Avenue, travelers will be staying right smack in the center of downtown Victoria. Incredible exterior surroundings are matched by grand walls and high ceilings of the condo because it is an old yet restored structure with tons of character.

A Boatbuilders Tiny House A Boatbuilders Tiny House
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A Boatbuilders Tiny House

A Boatbuilders Tiny House

A fellow who builds boats decided to use his craftsmanship to craft a whimsical little abode that would enchant all who entered. He succeeded. The space houses a tight winding staircase that leads to a snuggly loft and an overall fun appeal that extends to a bathroom complete with a clawfoot tub. The masterpiece is finished off with a cheery garden space for enjoying an afternoon drink or morning coffee.

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