We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Best Western Plus Sands

1,533 reviews
Save
Traveller (271)
Room & Suite (300)
Dining (18)
Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“english bay”(346 reviews)
“stanley park”(415 reviews)
“davie street”(90 reviews)
Free Wifi
Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
3.0 Star Hotel
All hotel details
Offers from Best Western Plus Sands
Special Offer: BOOK DIRECT & SAVE
Hotel deals
Rooms
4 Mar5 Mar
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 9 partner sites to see rooms from US$ 122.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Vancouver hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "631a66e4167d4b7288cbfe07ea438135", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":182067,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[32437158],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":4,"month":3,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":5,"month":3,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":122,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"631a66e4167d4b7288cbfe07ea438135","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":129,"lowestMetaPrice":122,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":129,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":129,"lowestMetaPrice":122,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":129,"hotelName":"Best Western Plus Sands","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":true,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjYzMWE2NmU0MTY3ZDRiNzI4OGNiZmUwN2VhNDM4MTM1IiwiQUlLIjoiZmVlZWJmZDhjNzg4NDBlN2I3NzNjZDEzNTAzZTJlNmMifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "04/03/2018", "checkOut": "05/03/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$ 122", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"32437158":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive"},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message"},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive"},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel"},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (1,533)Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
There are newer reviews for Best Western Plus Sands
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
1,315 results
Traveller rating
436
591
193
70
25
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
436
591
193
70
25
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsenglish baystanley parkdavie streetbayside loungegreat locationwest endstreet noisesea wallan older hoteltop floorwould stay here againtim hortonsbus stopfront desk staffgranville islandhotel restaurantlots of restaurants
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
21 - 25 of 1,315 reviews
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

My daughter (10) and I flew to Vancouver for a 5 day holiday to sight see and enjoy some food. We found this spot on Trip Advisor and moved forward with the booking because of the reviews of its location. The hotel is in fact...More

Thank JDiBello
Response from BWSandsGM, General Manager at Best Western Plus SandsResponded 15 December 2017

Hello Thank you for the review of The Best Western Plus Sands. I am glad you and your daughter had a lovely stay with us and took the great restaurants Vancouver had to offer. I do apologize about the shower head but I am glad...More

Reviewed 9 December 2017

Great location, many rooms with partial sea views, one half block walk to Beach and Stanley Park. Nearby restaurants include pubs and fine seafood dining. In-hotel restaurant with breakfast items is also convenient.More

Thank Michael T
Response from BWSandsGM, General Manager at Best Western Plus SandsResponded 15 December 2017

Hello Thank you for the review of the Best Western Plus Sands. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us and found the location to have lots of restaurants and nearby bars. i hope you were able to try out The Bayside Lounge and...More

Reviewed 5 December 2017

The staff was friendly and helpful . The property is in a great location, nice clean building with good facilities and friendly staff. Beds are good. This is a pet friendly hotel so don't be surprised to be greeted by a dog or two .

Review collected in partnership with Best Western
Thank 517haraldp
Response from BWSandsGM, General Manager at Best Western Plus SandsResponded 15 December 2017

Hello Thank you for the review of the Best Western Plus Sands. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us and liked the beds and that the hotel is pet friendly. We hope to see you on your next trip to Vancouver.

Reviewed 4 December 2017

Very clean room and liked it, the noise was quite loud from adjoining rooms. Staff were very helpful to us and our friends. Would stay there again.Did not like that internet was not locked or secure. Didn't feel safe using the internet for extended period.

Review collected in partnership with Best Western
Thank lorihumphrey
Response from BWSandsGM, General Manager at Best Western Plus SandsResponded 21 December 2017

Hello Thank You for the review of the property. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us and found the hotel to be very helpful to you and your friends. We look forward to seeing you on your next trip to Vancouver.

Reviewed 3 December 2017

This was a wonderful stay. The service and staff were seamless in their caring and professionalism. The food in the lounge is fantastic and the staff excellent as well. As a lone diner, I was well taken care of. The room was comfortable and the...More

Review collected in partnership with Best Western
Thank 897tehs
Response from BWSandsGM, General Manager at Best Western Plus SandsResponded 21 December 2017

Hello Thank You for the review of the property. Thank You for the wonderful review. I am glad we made you feel comfortable and well taken care of. We look forward to seeing you on the next trip to Vancouver.

View more reviews
PreviousNext
134567263
About
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Banquet Room
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
US$ 97 - US$ 307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#40 Family Hotel in Vancouver
#45 Romantic Hotel in Vancouver
#48 Business Hotel in Vancouver
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 97 - US$ 307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#40 Family Hotel in Vancouver
#45 Romantic Hotel in Vancouver
#48 Business Hotel in Vancouver
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (271)
Room & Suite (300)
Dining (18)
Pool & Beach (18)
Amenities (10)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
ozzycricketer
27 January 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from ZLI | Reviewed this property |
Every room has a microwave and a small fridge. Very convenient. There is room service and a decent pub with good basic pub food.
0
Votes
Q6713WXstephenp
21 January 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Brenda H | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a charge. I believe it is $17.00 a day.
0
Votes
romseymike
18 January 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Gary Q | Reviewed this property |
yes they do
0
Votes
PreviousNext
12345611
Room Tips
"We would recommend a higher floor as we were on the first floor (one above the street) but I expect the view..."
Read review
"The elevators are a little clunky (poor old dears), so ask for a room further away from them."
Read review
"upper floors with balcony and sea view"
Read review
"We requested a higher floor mountain view room. Found that it wasn't nessesary as we didn't spend..."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing