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Sylvia Hotel

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  • Average10%
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  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Available
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3 Star Hotel
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All reviewsstanley parkoverlooking english bayhistoric hoteldenman streetwest endthere is no air conditioningsea wallgranville islandan older hotelcan't beat the locationamazing locationhome away from homelots of restaurantsvisit vancouvercorner roomfew blockslounge
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Reviewed 26 August 2016

Great location on English Bay - beach just across the road, you can walk the sea wall or go up into Stanley Park and visit the Aquarium - all very close.In the opposite direction a great selection of shops and restaurants. We had a "family...More

Thank Gillian C
Response from Ross D, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 27 August 2016

Thank-you for taking the time to write a few words about your stay with us. The family rooms are very popular with larger families or those guests that require a little more space or that extra bed. I was happy to read that you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 26 August 2016

We loved our 2 separate stays at the Sylvia Hotel during our North American holiday. The staff were so accommodating with flexible luggage storage and advice. The location was perfect for us and so picturesque. We would highly recommend this beautiful, old hotel to travellers.More

Thank Jo R
Response from Ross D, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 26 August 2016

Thank-you for staying with us this year on both occasions. We love reading the comments of guests that return for the value and location. Our staff all work so hard to exceed every guests expectation. Please do return and when you do book directly with...More

Reviewed 24 August 2016

We have stayed at the Sylvia Hotel a number of times.Staff is always kind,courteous and helpful. This is a historic hotel, which has been well preserved-may not be the luxury of a four seasons, but the location can't be beat.

Thank truelin
Response from Ross D, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 26 August 2016

Welcome back we appreciate your loyalty and I am happy that we continue to earn your business. We will look forward to your next visit. Thanks again for staying with us.

Reviewed 24 August 2016

I love this hotel. It is a 1910's vintage but is so full of charm the tiny, tiny, bathroom does not matter. The windows open, the staff is superb and the location perfect. The hotel sits on the edge of English Bay. You walk out...More

Thank SallyAnnLanham
Response from Ross D, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 26 August 2016

"The best place to pretend" What a great title. Thank-you for your review, I think it is well written and informative. The location and service are often mentioned by travellers that stay with us. I enjoy the stuffed mushrooms as well. I hope you will...More

Reviewed 23 August 2016

Charming historic hotel across the street from English Bay waterfront. Rooms small but well appointed with gracious staff. Underground parking which is essential in this part of city. Lovely bar and lounge and wonderful restaurant. Staff very attentive and personable.More

Thank ResultsInc
Response from bobbyGRichmond, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 25 August 2016

I know the crew will enjoy this review as they like to read the reviews that Guests recognize their hard work. We do have many room sizes and types so if you require more space on your next visit please call us directly and we...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
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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
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$ 103 - US$ 234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#3 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
Details
Price range
US$ 103 - US$ 234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 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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Jay R
24 April 2018|
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Response from Wineberry39 | Reviewed this property |
There is ample parking under the hotel and on the street. Paid parking is in effect on most of street parking but there are free spots on the adjacent streets but very difficult to find as most are reserved for residents... More
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Jay R
24 April 2018|
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Response from supirocks | Reviewed this property |
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Martha T
13 March 2018|
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Response from CanadaMaggie | Reviewed this property |
with 4 people its best value to take a taxi from the airport directly to the hotel. It will cost you about $35 which is very good for 4. Its fast, comfortable and simple. You can take sky train but it does not take you... More
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"Avoid the north side if you like light"
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"Rooms away from above the entrance and lounge/restaurant would be quieter. Some suites have kitchens which..."
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"The front and corner suites have the nicest rooms."
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"The best views are on the bay side."
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