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Pacific Spirit Hostel at UBC

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  • Excellent26%
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  • Average29%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed 21 July 2017

Good service. It would have been helpful to have the small shop open for sundries like tea and other drinks when one arrives without any food. Poor signage to find the hostel which required a lot of walking to find it.

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Response from UBC_Accommodation, Business Development Manager at Pacific Spirit Hostel at UBCResponded 24 July 2017

Thank you for the 5-star review! Our front desk staff are able to provide lots of recommendations for nearby eats, all within walking distance as there are numerous eateries nearby. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 21 July 2017

I had a great time staying there. Save-on foods, and a 24 hours mcdonalds and a+w meant that my needs were well-met the day I decided not to leave campus and stay close. Overall, I have no complaints, especially given the low price.

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Response from UBC_Accommodation, Business Development Manager at Pacific Spirit Hostel at UBCResponded 24 July 2017

We are happy to hear that you had a great stay! Please do come back again soon next time you are in Vancouver!

Reviewed 21 July 2017

I always like staying here, just wish it was through the end of August, but I understand that they have to get ready for the students to return. There are very good bus connections to all of Vancouver for those sightseeing, and if you arrive...More

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Response from UBC_Accommodation, Business Development Manager at Pacific Spirit Hostel at UBCResponded 21 July 2017

Thank you for staying with us and for being a loyal repeat guest. We appreciate you giving such great tips in your review. We look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Reviewed 19 July 2017

Wasn't told what building or where on campus I would be staying to check into. No signage at all. Unhelpful, unfriendly staff. Not treated with respect. Bed not made. Room smelled like pee. Bed not made. No Wi-Fi.More

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Response from UBC_Accommodation, Business Development Manager at Pacific Spirit Hostel at UBCResponded 20 July 2017

Thank you for staying with us. Our hostel provides clean, economical, secure budget rooms for visitors. We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your stay. We would have been more than happy to re-accommodate you to another room. We do apologize for...More

Reviewed 19 July 2017

I booked this hostel because u was stoked to get a private room for only $55 in July. The location on UBC campus meant I was near a lit of attractions but it took some walking to get anywhere because I didn't have a car....More

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Response from UBC_Accommodation, Business Development Manager at Pacific Spirit Hostel at UBCResponded 20 July 2017

Thank you for visiting us. We are glad to hear that you would stay with us again. We hope to see you soon.

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US$26 - US$27 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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