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Best Western Plus Sands

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  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very happy with stay at hotel due to cleanliness of rooms, efficiency and friendliness of staff so I have absolutely no complaints. I had an issue with my door lock and maintenance had it fixed in a jiffy. I would rate this property 3.5 stars...More

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Thank Cheryl G
Response from BWSandsGM, General Manager at Best Western Plus SandsResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Thank You for the review of the property. i am glad you enjoyed your stay with us and found the hotel extremely clean and the staff to be courteous. I will pass along your compliments to the staff. We look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 13 December 2017

Good location, super helpful staff, the restaurant in the hotel was great. I recommend the sands for the value. I like this area of Vancouver, close from Stanley Park and lots of amenity. Was very easy to make a group reservation.More

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Response from BWSandsGM, General Manager at Best Western Plus SandsResponded 15 December 2017

Hello Thank You for the review of our property. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us for your staff party and found the group booking process to be very easy. The area is great with the seawall and Stanley Park so close. We...More

Reviewed 10 December 2017

Great location, many rooms with partial sea views, one half block walk to Beach and Stanley Park. Nearby restaurants include pubs and fine seafood dining. In-hotel restaurant with breakfast items is also convenient.More

Thank Michael T
Response from BWSandsGM, General Manager at Best Western Plus SandsResponded 15 December 2017

Hello Thank you for the review of the Best Western Plus Sands. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us and found the location to have lots of restaurants and nearby bars. i hope you were able to try out The Bayside Lounge and...More

Reviewed 5 December 2017

The staff was friendly and helpful . The property is in a great location, nice clean building with good facilities and friendly staff. Beds are good. This is a pet friendly hotel so don't be surprised to be greeted by a dog or two .

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Response from BWSandsGM, General Manager at Best Western Plus SandsResponded 15 December 2017

Hello Thank you for the review of the Best Western Plus Sands. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us and liked the beds and that the hotel is pet friendly. We hope to see you on your next trip to Vancouver.

Reviewed 4 December 2017

Very clean room and liked it, the noise was quite loud from adjoining rooms. Staff were very helpful to us and our friends. Would stay there again.Did not like that internet was not locked or secure. Didn't feel safe using the internet for extended period.

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Thank lorihumphrey
Response from BWSandsGM, General Manager at Best Western Plus SandsResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Thank You for the review of the property. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us and found the hotel to be very helpful to you and your friends. We look forward to seeing you on your next trip to Vancouver.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Banquet Room
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Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$81 - US$289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#40 Family Hotel in Vancouver
#45 Romantic Hotel in Vancouver
#48 Business Hotel in Vancouver
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$81 - US$289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#40 Family Hotel in Vancouver
#45 Romantic Hotel in Vancouver
#48 Business Hotel in Vancouver
Room types
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West End
A hodgepodge of landscapes, the West End combines
verdant gardens and blocky modern architecture, with
Victorian bits and Edwardian bobs in between. It is a
paradise for takeout food, take-away coffee, and
perhaps incongruously, some of Vancouver's most
languid lines of beachfront. English Bay and Sunset
Beach invite swimmers, strollers, and picnic-lovers to
take in dusk settling over the water, or to jog along
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romseymike
18 January 2018|
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Response from Gary Q | Reviewed this property |
yes they do
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hayleafricker
2 August 2017|
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Response from OzzieHamiltonOntario | Reviewed this property |
No complimentary breakfast. There is a Tim Hortons right across the street and a restaurant on site at the hotel
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Hayley K
14 February 2017|
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Response from dooerelli | Reviewed this property |
nope, but transit will get you there in no time.
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"The elevators are a little clunky (poor old dears), so ask for a room further away from them."
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"upper floors with balcony and sea view"
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"We requested a higher floor mountain view room. Found that it wasn't nessesary as we didn't spend..."
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"Ask for a room not facing Davie Street if you want quiet"
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