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Sylvia Hotel

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  • Average10%
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  • Terrible2%
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All reviewsenglish baystanley parkhistoric hoteldenman streetwest endthere is no air conditioningsea wallgranville islandan older hotelcan't beat the locationamazing locationlots of restaurantslove this hotelcorner roomvisit vancouverfew blockslounge
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Reviewed 24 May 2016

a group of 6 of us spent 3 nights at this very quaint hotel. The hotel and service are very nice, with the general customer base appearing to be the 'older' jet set. Pets are allowed, which is new to me. The bar and restaurant...More

Thank drenovac
Response from rdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 26 May 2016

I want to thank-you and your group fro staying with us. I am sorry you found leaving the key at the front desk annoying, we do that to ensure that keys do not get lost and we keep everyone safe. I know we are a...More

Reviewed 24 May 2016

The room is clean and big, location is great, next to the English bay, easy bus commute to downtown (bus stop is less than 5 minute walk). Will definitely stay there again. The lobby provides a historic ambience.

Thank myfattyfish
Response from rdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 24 May 2016

Thank-you for your comments about your stay with us. I hope that you will return again soon to enjoy the views from the lounge while having a drink or two. We look forward to your next visit

Reviewed 24 May 2016

Sylvia Hotel At first I thought I should have stayed downtown, closer to Canada Place (where I got off a cruise ship) and near Sky train to take to Vancouver Airport. But in the end I was glad to have stayed at the West End...More

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Response from rdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 24 May 2016

Thank-you for staying with us and taking the time to write a review. You offered our readers a lot of advice and prices in the area which some guests will appreciate. I was happy to read you enjoyed the location and the happy hour each...More

Reviewed 23 May 2016

My wife and I spent one night here before our cruise to Alaska. It's a beautiful spot in a great location. Tons of charm in this place. The room was comfortable with a view of English Bay. The staff were helpful and friendly and I...More

Thank Don C
Response from rdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 24 May 2016

I appreciate your comments and when a guests says they will return I feel that we have done our jobs to ensure a safe and fun stay while in Vancouver. The old world charm comes form being a heritage site and over 104 years old....More

Reviewed 23 May 2016

If you want a flashy modern hotel.this is not for you. It is,however, a true gem of a place, in my opinion, It is a heritage building and maintains its status with an ivy covered exterior and beautiful wood in bar area and the very...More

Thank Mary Lou G
Response from rdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 23 May 2016

I love your header " Still my favorite Vancouver location", I am happy that we are still earning your loyalty. The views and location are fantastic, thank-you for mentioning it. The staff will like reading how much you enjoyed their service and hope that you...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room Service
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
USD 121 - USD 246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#6 Best Value Hotel in Vancouver
#29 Family Hotel in Vancouver
#33 Romantic Hotel in Vancouver
#46 Business Hotel in Vancouver
Room types
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Details
Price range
USD 121 - USD 246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Best Value Hotel in Vancouver
#29 Family Hotel in Vancouver
#33 Romantic Hotel in Vancouver
#46 Business Hotel in Vancouver
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Nearby
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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PacificNW50
9 February 2018|
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Response from bobbyGRichmond | Property representative |
the cost of parking at the hotel is $18.00 per night per car plus taxes.
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Bren S
9 December 2017|
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Response from Ryan H | Property representative |
yes we have elevators, in fact one of the first in western Canada, and the front desk staff would love to store your bags at no charge.
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Rvp959
15 September 2017|
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