74% Based on 215 reviews TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4 out of 5

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Hotel Description

At Howard Johnson Hotel and Suites, Victoria Elk Lake you'll be 1.7 km (1.1 mi) from Rithet's Bog Conservation Area and 3 km (1.8 mi) from The Gardens at HCP. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool, and free self parking.

You can enjoy flat-screen TVs with digital channels, and all 88 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi, free wired Internet, and coffee/tea makers. In-room dining is easy with amenities like refrigerators and microwaves. Nice touches to enhance your stay include free toiletries and premium bedding. Free newspapers, free local calls, and free bottled water are also available.

The restaurant, Lakes Grill House, serves American cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The hotel's own bar/lounge is a nice place to enjoy a drink. Enjoy the fitness center, spa tub, and seasonal outdoor swimming pool as well as access to bike rentals. 500 square feet (46 square meters) of event facilities include meeting rooms, and other business amenities include a 24-hour business center. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. There's also RV/bus/truck parking, along with the convenience of an area shuttle.

With a stay at this 3-star Saanich hotel, you'll be 3.8 km (2.3 mi) from Camosun College - Interurban Campus and 3.8 km (2.3 mi) from Pacific Institute for Sport Excellence.

Junior Suite, 1 Queen Bed with Sofa bed, Non Smoking (Pet Friendly)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max
$93 per night

Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking, Poolside

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Efficiency, 1 Queen Bed with Sofa Bed, Non Smoking (Pet Friendly)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Suite, 1 Queen Bed with Sofa bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Reviews from Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor aggregated rating

74% of guests recommend out of 215 reviews

Excellent 63
Good 98
Average 40
Poor 10
Terrible 4
Value <span>4.0</span> out of 5
Rooms <span>4.0</span> out of 5
Cleanliness <span>4.0</span> out of 5
Service <span>4.0</span> out of 5

About the Howard Johnson Hotel and Suites, Victoria Elk Lake

Location 4670 Elk Lake Drive, Victoria, BC V8Z5M2

Property Features

Howard Johnson Hotel and Suites, Victoria Elk Lake offers its guests an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a fitness center. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A computer station is on site, and both WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. A 24-hour business center and meeting rooms are available. Event space at this hotel measures 500 square feet (46 square meters). The eco-friendly Howard Johnson Hotel and Suites, Victoria Elk Lake also features multilingual staff, concierge services, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Free self parking is available. This 3-star Saanich hotel is smoke free.

  • 88 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • 2 buildings
  • 2 conference rooms
  • 500 sq ft of conference space
  • 46 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 2001
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Concierge
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • ATM
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Free self parking , RV, bus, truck parking

Transport

  • Airport: Victoria, BC (YYJ-Victoria Intl.) (17.3 km / 10.8 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Area shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Howard Johnson Hotel and Suites, Victoria Elk Lake offers 88 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. Each accommodation is individually decorated. Beds feature premium bedding. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. 42-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium digital channels. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Flat-screen television
  • Digital channels
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique decor

Food & Drink

Lakes Grill House - This restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Nearby Activities

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Bicycle rentals on site

Accessibility

If you need to make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when booking your stay.

  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 11 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 19

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for CAD 10.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets: CAD 15 per pet, per night
  • Only dogs and cats are allowed
  • Maximum 2 per room (weight limit: 35 lb)
  • Certain rooms only, restrictions apply
  • You can request a pet-friendly room by reaching out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between CAD 7 and CAD 50 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: CAD 15 per pet, per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: CAD 10.0 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Howard Johnson Hotel Elk
  • Howard Johnson Hotel Victoria Elk Lake
  • Howard Johnson Victoria Elk Lake
  • Howard Johnson Hotel Elk Lake
  • Howard Johnson Elk Lake

You should know

  • Please note that this property can refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, which include pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.
  • Up to 2 children 17 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Pets are welcome in certain rooms only; other restrictions apply (please see the Fees section for related charges). To make arrangements for your pet, contact the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key Eco-Rating Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.