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Hostelling International Vancouver Downtown

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  • Excellent19%
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  • Average21%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

AVOID THIS HOSTEL! I highly recommend staying elsewhere. My son and friends had their car window smashed while it was parked in the secure parking. The only way to get into the parking area was via an emergency exit or with a pass card. The...More

Thank schatzi333
Response from HI-VancouverDowntown, Manager at Hostelling International Vancouver DowntownResponded 28 March 2018

Thank you very much for completing a review of our hostel on behalf of your son. I appreciate your comments and would like to assure you that the incident was taken very seriously and both myself and the Assistant Manager were contacted and made aware...More

Reviewed 1 February 2018

I stayed for 2 nights at Hi Vancouver in a private room. The place was very clean and room spacious. The breakfast was amazing and included juice, coffee, cakes, bread, bagels, cereal and fruit. The staff where helpful and friendly. The hostel was social and...More

Thank danielcar
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Stayed here for two nights and had a wonderful stay. The beds are comfortable, the showers are hot, rooms are clean and the many common areas make the hostel social. The location was perfect and walking distance to many activities and shops/restaurants. There is a...More

Thank bbusslinger2
Reviewed 21 January 2018

I've been staying here for several years, generally enjoying the hostel, certainly appreciating the affordable price in this very expensive city. Very convenient location, close to frequent bus service and an amazing array of eateries and shops. Elevator was broken, as it was on my...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2018

This place is going down hill. I have been coming here for over a year. I stay here a few nights every 6 months or so. Just for short stays. This time I cannot believe i paid 60 CAD for a top bed dorm that...More

Thank RockingTravelQueen
Response from HI-VancouverDowntown, Manager at Hostelling International Vancouver DowntownResponded 5 January 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to review your stay at our hostel! We appreciate our guests' comments and always try to do better! I am sorry that your stay was was less than satisfactory. I am very concerned regarding your comments about...More

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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
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Price range
US$44 - US$142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
67
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Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver > West End
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Hostelling International Vancouver Downtown Hotel Vancouver
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Traveller (59)
Room & Suite (17)
Dining (6)
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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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Response from Liz C | Reviewed this property |
I don't know sorry. I used public transport.
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Yijing G
12 January 2017|
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Response from HI-VancouverDowntown | Property representative |
Hello; thank you for considering a stay at our hostel. The private room with the double/single is suitable for three guests. The best choice would be the four bedded bunk. If you contact me directly I can offer you the... More
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25 October 2016|
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Response from HI-VancouverDowntown | Property representative |
Hello; thank you for making the reservation at our hostel! We have a couple of first come first serve parking spaces behind our hostel. We also have limited gated parking at $11.00 per night. Unfortunately this site does... More
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