Things To Do In Victoria BC

Sandman Hotel Victoria is located in a distinctly welcoming destination surrounded by an abundance of things to do and see. To enhance your stay, we have compiled a local guide of nearby attractions and activities to thrill every member of your family.

Royal British Columbia Museum

For some fantastic family time away from Sandman Hotel Victoria, visit the nearby Royal British Columbia Museum, only a 3.3 km drive. This incredible venue was founded in 1886 and tells the history of the province.

Craigdarroch Castle

Who doesn’t love a castle? No one, that’s who. Head out to Craigdarroch Castle, and learn more about this beautiful historic landmark. Scottish industrialist, Robert Dunsmuir, originally called this home in the late 1800s, and now it’s waiting for you to discover. Make your way 4.7 km from Sandman Hotel Victoria for a glimpse of history.

Legislative Assembly of BC

The Legislative Assembly of British Columbia is where provincial laws are debated and come to life. The building itself is beautiful and so are its well-manicured grounds, just 3.2 km from Sandman Hotel Victoria, in the province’s capital city of Victoria.

Fisherman’s Wharf

From eco-tours to food kiosks and unique local shops, Fisherman’s Wharf is located just minutes from Sandman Hotel Victoria. Teeming with fishing vessels and many other great sights, you won’t want to miss it. 

Butchart Gardens

Escape the comforts of your room at Sandman Hotel Victoria and lose yourself in the splendour of Butchart Gardens, just 17.8 km away.  This stunning oasis of lush greens and colourful blooms will definitely bring a sense of calm.

Prospect Lake

Calling all anglers. Prospect lake is only 20 minutes from Sandman Hotel Victoria, and if they’re biting, then you’re in for a treat of bass and trout at this fishing paradise. 


Vancouver Islands’ top premier shopping district is Uptown, and you simply must make the eight-minute drive from Sandman Hotel Victoria for some of the very best in entertainment, shopping and dining.