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Samesun Vancouver

Hostelworld.comUSD 65*
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
USD 119*
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 March 2017

I really enjoyed my stay. They had a really social breakfast time with the best selection of fresh fruit, bagels and porridge. They gave good advice when I was planning my sightseeing. A great day trip out to Lynn Valley too, a lot of fun :)

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Vancouver, British Columbia
Reviewed 17 March 2017

That's it, you're not paying a lot, so you won't get the best of the best. The bathrooms are clean, and the rooms too, but nothing is really outstanding in this hostel. Although the fact that it has a bar downstairs, makes it pretty cool, and all the trips they organize are properly done, with one of their staff members...

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Tokyo, Japan
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Easy to reach from the airport. Bus stop right outside although the city is very walkable. Good breakfast in the bar. Lots of people but relatively quiet. I had a private room with shared bathroom. I was on the third floor, no elevator, co-ed bathrooms on this floor has just been renovated. Vancouver has a real problem with the homeless...

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Barnsley
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Stayed there for ten nights and had a great time! If your a person that wants to meet other travelers and have a great setting for it then samesun is the place. There is a great bar/ restaurant down stairs that gets people involved in drinking games on a night and also runs trip activities through the day. Facilities were...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 7 March 2017

This was a fantastic hostel. The rooms were quite basic but the breakfast provided was good as was the bar to socialise in and meet other people. The location is very central and close to nightlife. The hostel has awesome guide books for everything - including places to eat depending on what you feel like. The staff are also very...

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Paris, France
Reviewed 6 March 2017

The hostel is very well located...But the room have no space! A tip, better get a 8 people dorm or 4...The 6 people dorm you don't have space to move around. The activities proposed by the hostel are awsome...

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Reviewed 5 March 2017

Great hostel with good people and staff. Awesome free breakfast in the morning with fruit, toast and cereal. Not a lot of common area space and can be noisy at nigh, especially if your room is near the staircase.

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Ottawa
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Perfect place to stay if you're going solo ! Met lots of people and close to everything. I was able to walk to Granville island(or at least to the ferry) and then back and to stanley park with no problem. The staff is amazing and the bed is a cloud! Loved every minute !

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Valencia
Reviewed 3 March 2017

It was clean, and was in a great location! Close to food, bars and transportation. There were towels and linen in the room. The only thing that was tough was that they were doing construction right next to our room. But overall great place!

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Harnosand, Sweden
Reviewed 3 March 2017

One of the best hostels I've been to! Good location, nice breakfast, great matresses, a lot of interesting people, good organized activities and good price.Thank you very much! If I return to Vancouver I will come back to Samesun.

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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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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: $44 - $185 (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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Samesun Backpacker Hotel Vancouver
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“Not near the stair case and on a lower floor -- there is no lift!”
Stepho777, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Fix lights by beds abd the fans. The electric plug situation needs work. ”
patrickgraydon, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Not particularly loud on the front street side rooms at night. ”
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). ”
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 . ”
F210QYnicolasm, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
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