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Kanto, Japan
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I feel comfatable while staying there, breakfast is nice (warm bagel, muffin, fresh fruits and so on) and staff is kind. ほとんど外に出ていたのでコモンルームは利用してないですがその他は快適に使用できました。朝食は一階のbar spaceで時間内は常に人がいた気がします。向かいのHIにも泊まりエレベーターが付いてることが+でしたが私はこちらの方が快適でした。ハウキーチームがテキパキ動いていてスタッフの印象が良かったです

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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I was only here for one night but the staff was very friendly and the hostel has a cool vibe. Cheap food/drinks, free breakfast. Make sure to explore neighborhoods outside of the CBD while you're in Vancouver!

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Reviewed 17 October 2016

This hostel is easy to find and it's in a great location downtown. The staff is great and always willing to help with anything you may need. Fairly clean and the breakfast is great. Transportation is easy to find and you meet great people here.

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Toronto
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Stayed here on way through to the Airport, which was my second time here. It wasn't as clean as it was the first time I stayed. And the room was super loud from the street noise, even though the window was closed. Great location and well priced.

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São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Good deal for a room in Downtown, Vancouver. Breakfast included is great: bagel, bread, jam, butter, cream cheese, honey, muffins, fruit salad, banana, oatmeal, juice, coffee, milk, tea and hot chocolate. The shared rooms (I stayed in a 6-female and 6-mix room) are little bit small, but enough. Individual shelf, AC powers, fan and a vertical locker to put valuables....

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Such a great place with good vibes, good people, and a place to make you feel at home in Vancouver! The staff were all super welcoming and kind, the guests were friendly and it was awesome to be there for Canadian Thanksgiving! What a great meal! Highly recommend!

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Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 October 2016

This hostel offers a lot. Very central and within walking distance to almost everything that Vancouver has to offer. Breakfast provided and the dinner specials are something to write home about. While there I enjoyed shepherds pie, roast beef, tacos all at a very reasonable price. Samesun offers everything you would expect from a top-end hostel. Would certainly stay here...

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Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 11 October 2016

I found a comfortable place to make friends and where people who manage it are very helpful, giving you all kind of information abou the city, transports, etc. making you an easier trip. An important detail in your favor: I forgot a watch in the bathroom, I called the hostel 5 days later to ask for it, and THERE IT...

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Montreal, Quebec
Reviewed 11 October 2016

I stayed in an 8-person dorm room on the last night of a 5-day tour with Moose Travel Network. Our room had an en-suite bathroom and shower, 2 windows that opened, and a working (gas) fireplace. Each bed had a bright little bedside lamp. The only thing I didn't love about it was that the room was carpeted, and the...

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Reviewed 10 October 2016

Ideal central location, walking distance to best parts of city Competent, helpful staff Fantastic filling breakfast -lots of fruit abd juices and eggs Not the quietest of hostels but ideal for socially minded travellers

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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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  • 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: $38 - $169 (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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