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Pyeongtaek, South Korea
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

the experience when I stayed at the hostel was good! there are friendly staff and nice guests. when I arrived at hostel, I couldn't move my lugguge to upstair. because I had very heavy lugguge. but I got help from a nice guest. awesome! also, there is good located. One day, I hope to stay there again. see ya!

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Palm Beach Gardens
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hot water. Clean bathrooms. Friendly staff. Right in the heart of the action. Lots of peaceful backpackers. Many activities. Huge lockers, little shelf for device. Warm rooms it was snowing few days. I'll be back, older traveler.

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Hillsborough, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place was nice, the staff was kind, good breakfast, warm rooms.You really could feel safe. It's right in the hearth of the city so it's very convenient.It was a great experiencia averall. If you go to Vancouver this is the place to stay

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Lethbridge, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

I needed a place close to St. Paul's hospital to visit a family member scheduled for surgery. The hotels close by didn't include breakfast in a night's stay. I booked two nights online through hotel.com and paid when for both nights when I came to the hostel. The money saving between a hotel cost and the hostel was not worth...

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Sidney, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Overall, everyone that worked there was very nice. The place was clean and tidy. We had a private room, it was very small and cramped.. the bathroom door couldn't open all the way. Our bed was comfy though!

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Orlando
Reviewed 1 week ago

Samesun was a fantastic hostel to stay at, especially for my first solo trip! They offer different tours every day of the week to explore different areas in the city. The staff was friendly and helpful and the accommodations were great. The kitchen has plenty of fridge room, two stove tops, two sinks and everything you could possibly need. They...

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Perth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hostel is a great choice for anyone going to Vancouver. The rooms are clean, there are lockers provided and the beds are SUPER comfortable. It's in a very central location and the bar downstairs has great priced food & drinks. I wouldn't stay anywhere else!

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed for a long weekend in Vancouver, I drove up from Seattle by myself and within 10 minutes of arriving and settling in, I had already made friends in the bar down stairs. The room was nice and had everything you could need, the bathrooms did as well. Breakfast was great! I wish I could've stayed longer and gotten...

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Free filling breakfast, central location on the strip, great social atmosphere & friendly staff. I shared a private room with a friend & it was cozy. Happy to know that the bathrooms are under renovation. Would recommend and stay again!

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Vancouver, British Columbia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I met awesome friends here thanks ! Staffs were nice friendly, room condition fine, kichen was convenient, they included knives, pans,, fridge too. Ohh breakfast was sooooo satisfied. Warm bagle and butter, cream cheese, jams, fruits, muffins... I miss them still. And you xys must join their activities !

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Staying in Granville Street

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Granville Street
Granville Street spans many, multiple city blocks and has become so fastidiously known for its nightclubs and watering holes that it's fondly nicknamed the city's 'Entertainment District.' Friday and Saturday nights are the most popular and lively, with young revelers taking to the streets in droves and keeping the party going until late. Granville Street, being mostly open to pedestrian-only traffic, has a healthy social life along its main thoroughfares, even outside of its cafes and pubs, spilling onto the sidewalks. The locals are chatty, the shops at its expansive Pacific Centre Mall are trendy, and the whole area seems to be on a sugar rush: in a good way. Exuberance and camaraderie classify this neighbourhood.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The largest hostel in downtown Vancouver with a central location in the entertainment district. We boast a clean environment with a great atmosphere and friendly staff. Everything you need in a hostel! Clean, comfortable, safe and fun, SameSun is the place to stay in Vancouver! You get what you pay for in this city, so if you want the best experience for your stay in Vancouver, check out the #1 rated hostel in the city! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Samesun Vancouver

Address: 1018 Granville St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 1L5, Canada (Formerly Global Village Backpackers)
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver > Granville Street
Price Range: $39 - $174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Samesun Vancouver 1.5*
Number of rooms: 69
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“Not particularly loud on the front street side rooms at night. ”
 of 5 bubbles nicolepW578TT, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If you know someone else staying there you can request to be roomed together.They make it work no matter how many times you change your mind (we changed our rooming three times). ”
 of 5 bubbles Veroroju, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The tv room could be worked on. the too much dark ness, makes it very uninviting . This room has alot more potential than what attention your giving it. Coulf not get regular tv for news or sports. i saw only netflix . ”
 of 5 bubbles F210QYnicolasm, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Thin walls all around; wifi can't reach some rooms in the corners”
 of 5 bubbles meshell273, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you have a lot of luggage try not to be on the top floor ”
 of 5 bubbles emilyjanebull96, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
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