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Pendray Mansion Tea, Victoria

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In Victoria from 0700-1400. Have been to Empress and Buchart for high tea,( wife likes it,I can't figure out the little sandwich thing), has anyone gone here. Princess excursion $114.00pp which gives short city tour, then tea. Ala Carte Afternoon High Tea,  C$56.00pp. Tour gives you option to "stroll back,approx 20 mins", so a walk to and from sounds good.

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I haven't had tea there, but of all things, I used to work there many years ago in my late teen years. It was, surprisingly, a "haunted mansion" back then and sold as a tourist attraction. They have really cleaned up the area and now it looks so much better. 😊

 

Having said that, you've obviously been to Victoria several times and  I'll ask if you are really interested in a city tour?  You can certainly take a cab for less than $10.00 each way (we do not have Uber in British Columbia yet), or it is a flat walk, about 25 minutes. The price is $56.00 pp and that does not include 5% tax, or gratuity. Potentially, you are looking at approximately $135.00 for tea for two without the Princess excursion. On your own, it definitely costs less and it is absolutely an easy DIY destination.

 

If she has her heart set on it, I would not do the ship's tour - way too much money, in my opinion.

 

Have fun. 🙂

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We looked at the Abkhazi Tea house, but liked the Pendray as the walk looks nice if the weather is good.

   Mahalo

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