Location & Parking

How to Get to the Victoria Regent Hotel

The Victoria Regent Hotel is one of the best situated hotels in Victoria, BC, located at 1234 Wharf Street (between Yates St. and Fort St.) in the heart of downtown Victoria, directly on the beautiful waterfront in the Inner Harbour.

We are are easy to find, tucked back from the street with a 10 minute loading zone located directly in front of the hotel.

Free Underground Parking

Finding parking in downtown Victoria, BC, and especially near the Inner Harbour, can be very difficult, but when you stay at the Victoria Regent Hotel, you receive one complimentary secured parking spot per room booked. We are one of the only hotels downtown that offers free parking. Our underground parking lot is located at the end of Yates St. and can be accessed from either direction on Wharf St. in downtown Victoria.

  • Tip #1: to avoid crossing traffic at a busy intersection with no traffic light, use the southbound driving instructions below.
  • Tip #2: don’t try to come straight down Yates St. – you won’t be able to cross Wharf St. to access the hotel’s parking lot.

Parking Directions

Southbound on Wharf Street (Toward the Inner Harbour):

  • Heading southbound on Wharf St., pass the intersection of Wharf St. and Pandora Ave.
  • The blue Johnson Street Bridge will be on your right, followed shortly by a small information sign, also on your right
  • Straight ahead, you’ll see a large whale mural on the side of a red brick building
  • Turn right on Yates St. (at the whale mural) and drive toward the water
  • At the end of the street, you’ll see a sign for Victoria Regent Hotel guest parking
  • Use the intercom to contact our front desk and gain access to the underground parking lot

Northbound on Wharf Street (Away from the Inner Harbour):

  • Driving northbound on Wharf St., you’ll pass Courtney St., Broughton St., and Fort St., all on your right (the harbour will be on your left)
  • Landmarks include a large public pay parking lot on your left and Bastian Square on your right
  • You’ll then pass Victoria Regent Hotel on your left, which is situated between Shima Sushi and The Guild Restaurant
  • Turn left on Yates St. as soon as you pass The Guild Restaurant (red brick building)
  • On Yates St., drive straight ahead toward the water
  • At the end of the street, you’ll see a sign for Victoria Regent Hotel guest parking
  • Use the intercom to contact our front desk and gain access to the underground parking lot

Ways to Get Here

  • By Air:
    • Victoria International Airport (YYJ) is approximately 30 minutes north of downtown Victoria. Your flight may connect through the Vancouver Airport (YVR).
    • Harbour Air Seaplanes offers float plane service from Vancouver, South Vancouver (YVR), Whistler, and Pitt Meadows to downtown Victoria’s Inner Harbour.
    • Kenmore Air offers 45 minute flights from downtown Seattle to Victoria’s Inner Harbour.
  • By Ferry:
    • BC Ferries has car and passenger service from Tsawwassen, near Vancouver. Crossing time is 1 hour and 35 minutes.
    • Washington State Ferry has car and passenger service from Anacortes, WA to Sidney, BC. Crossing time is 2 to 3 hours (plus an additional 30 minute drive from Sidney to downtown Victoria).
    • Victoria Clipper has passenger-only service with year-round daily departures to downtown Victoria from Pier 69 in Seattle, WA. Crossing time is approximately 3 hours.
    • M.V COHO Ferry (Black Ball Ferry Line) has car and passenger service from Port Angeles, WA to Victoria’s Inner Harbour, sailing through the Straight of Juan de Fuca. Crossing time is 1 hour and 30 minutes.
  • By Car:
    • See driving directions below.

Driving Directions

Click below for Google maps and turn-by-turn directions to our hotel from the following locations: