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Sylvia Hotel

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  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 16 June 2016

A hotel from another era, carefully kept and loved. Rooms are large, spectactular views. Great staff. Bed wasn't particularly comfy and the bathroom was tiny, but I very much enjoyed my stay. The location couldn't be better, at the base of Stanley Park on the...More

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Response from rdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 19 June 2016

I like reading reviews that mention the staff of the Sylvia Hotel as I feel they all work so hard to exceed every guests expectation and they do in my opinion deserve kind words for their efforts, so thank-you. We are a pet friendly hotel...More

Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Getting in a day early for a cruise, we couldn't find anything near the cruise port for a reasonable price. We booked the Sylvia based on the reviews here and were not disappointed. You are only a $10 cab ride from the port and you...More

Thank GeorgeB3
Response from rdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 19 June 2016

I am proud to read your review, thank-you. We do have a great location and yes a short cab ride to the cruise ships. I hope that you enjoyed your cruse and will tell others of your experience with us. If you call us directly...More

Reviewed 15 June 2016

The Sylvia is a gem. The rooms are simple, but clean and comfortable. Everything is walkable from here. Lots of restaurants and shops around. We walked all through the trails at Stanley Park each of the 3 days we were here & are looking forward...More

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Response from rdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 19 June 2016

I like the simple to the point review that other guests will appreciate. We are also looking forward to your return visit. Thank you for your rating and staying with us.

Reviewed 14 June 2016

I had to stay at a Hotel recently owing to piping renos in my apt. bldg. near to the Hotel. Rick at the desk was very cool. He called other hotels to compare costs for me as only suites were available. He gave me a...More

Thank Bev S
Response from rdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 19 June 2016

I appreciate your kind words about the staff and will mention to Rick that you enjoyed his service. I agree with you that the views are fantastic from the lounge or patio. I hope your pipe issues have been resolved but hope you will return...More

Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

My Sweetie and I stopped in for brunch on street patio. White wine sangria and house caesar were excellent. Lots of fresh fruit and berries in sangria and an appetizer vegetable and prawn garnish was excellent starters. Ordered salmon chowder and mussels in coconut thai...More

Thank Gord M
Response from rdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 14 June 2016

Thank-you for dropping by to enjoy a meal on the patio. I hope the weather was great that day. You are correct the location is great to watch the fireworks each year. I will pass along your comments to the chef and food and Beverage...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
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US$126 - US$260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#8 Best Value Hotel in Vancouver
#29 Family Hotel in Vancouver
#33 Romantic Hotel in Vancouver
#46 Business Hotel in Vancouver
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$126 - US$260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#8 Best Value Hotel in Vancouver
#29 Family Hotel in Vancouver
#33 Romantic Hotel in Vancouver
#46 Business Hotel in Vancouver
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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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
...More
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Jay R
25 April 2018|
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Response from Keith E | Reviewed this property |
Street Parking is available in the area. Not always easy to find however and take care to obey signage.
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Jay R
25 April 2018|
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Response from Heather R | Reviewed this property |
Not that I am aware of ? Perhaps some street parking if you can find it?
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Martha T
13 March 2018|
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Response from CanadaMaggie | Reviewed this property |
with 4 people its best value to take a taxi from the airport directly to the hotel. It will cost you about $35 which is very good for 4. Its fast, comfortable and simple. You can take sky train but it does not take you... More
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"Rooms in the newer addition don't seem to have very nice views."
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"Ask the front desk for what you want and they try their best to accommodate."
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"If you're a bigger person check the rooms bathroom. Sometimes they are a little squeazy."
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"Ask for a view of English Bay"
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