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American Backpackers Hostel

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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good16%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible30%
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“downtown”(13 reviews)
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Reviewed 30 May 2017

1. IF YOU GO THERE, ALWAYS GET A RECEIPT FOR WHAT YOU PAY! OTHERWISE THEY WILL CHARGE YOU DOUBLE! 2. YOU SHOULD GO AND SEE A DOCTOR AFTER YOU STAYED THERE! Yes, it is very cheap. This is why I chose this place and I...More

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Response from mazara1, Owner at American Backpackers HostelResponded 9 July 2017

I am sorry this happens to you , why others guest are so happy that this hostel provide a home for a lot of working travelers and budget backpackers for long stay , in a very expensive city and heritage buildings in Vancouver are rare...More

Reviewed 16 May 2017

Really great backpacker hostel. This place is unique and I never been in a place like there before. The staff is allright and rooms are ok. You can't find cheaper in Vancouver and if you know how to live without luxury, this place if perfect.

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Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

I stayed 3 months in the hostel. At the first sight it didn't seem a nice place. But hold on, sometimes you should give it a second try and you might find out the beauty underneath the surface. Enjoy your stay!

Thank SonjaWorld
Reviewed 7 February 2017

I booked for a week and ended up staying here 6 months. Nice place, lot of cool people, many artists, music at night and lot of fun. Love spending time in the common area, talking, eating and having great times. If you are on a...More

Thank Gabriele s
Reviewed 28 January 2017

If you are looking for a place to have adventures, meet people form all over the world and a 420 friendly environment, this is the hostel. Muy recomendado para auténticos aventureros y gente que quiere no desangrarse pagando por un techo.

Thank Don S
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Gastown
A visit to Gastown is like turning back the clock and
stepping into a bygone era. With the distinction of
being Vancouver's oldest neighborhood, the many
plaques that stud the cobbled streets of Gastown tell
the story of its colorful past, giving Vancouver's
history a more lively presence here than anywhere
else. Having been originally founded around a popular
worker's saloon, it's no wonder that today some of
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"Just walk in and talk to the reception (mostly Vincent the owner) and he will find a fitting room for you"
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"If you have a room choice take a look at them and pick one that's quite, the one right by the door is the..."
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"There are a lots of different kinds of rooms! Personally I would suggest to get a private room!"
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"perfect location"
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