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Sylvia Hotel

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Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Getting in a day early for a cruise, we couldn't find anything near the cruise port for a reasonable price. We booked the Sylvia based on the reviews here and were not disappointed. You are only a $10 cab ride from the port and you...More

Thank GeorgeB3
Response from rdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 19 June 2016

I am proud to read your review, thank-you. We do have a great location and yes a short cab ride to the cruise ships. I hope that you enjoyed your cruse and will tell others of your experience with us. If you call us directly...More

Reviewed 14 June 2016

The Sylvia is a gem. The rooms are simple, but clean and comfortable. Everything is walkable from here. Lots of restaurants and shops around. We walked all through the trails at Stanley Park each of the 3 days we were here & are looking forward...More

Thank longislandmona
Response from rdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 19 June 2016

I like the simple to the point review that other guests will appreciate. We are also looking forward to your return visit. Thank you for your rating and staying with us.

Reviewed 14 June 2016

I had to stay at a Hotel recently owing to piping renos in my apt. bldg. near to the Hotel. Rick at the desk was very cool. He called other hotels to compare costs for me as only suites were available. He gave me a...More

Thank Bev S
Response from rdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 19 June 2016

I appreciate your kind words about the staff and will mention to Rick that you enjoyed his service. I agree with you that the views are fantastic from the lounge or patio. I hope your pipe issues have been resolved but hope you will return...More

Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

My Sweetie and I stopped in for brunch on street patio. White wine sangria and house caesar were excellent. Lots of fresh fruit and berries in sangria and an appetizer vegetable and prawn garnish was excellent starters. Ordered salmon chowder and mussels in coconut thai...More

Thank Gord M
Response from rdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 14 June 2016

Thank-you for dropping by to enjoy a meal on the patio. I hope the weather was great that day. You are correct the location is great to watch the fireworks each year. I will pass along your comments to the chef and food and Beverage...More

Reviewed 9 June 2016

I have stayed at the Sylvia several times, and feel that it is Vancouver's finest offering; affordable, versatile room options, always clean and quiet, friendly and helpful staff, beautiful building, great restaurant and bar... but the location! Great food, great walking, great transit all moments...More

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Response from rdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 9 June 2016

Welcome back, thank-you for your loyalty. I liked the way you described the area and how much you enjoy walking the street in the area. With the cherry blossoms in full bloom it is a site to see. I will post your review in the...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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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
US$ 120 - US$ 251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#8 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$ 120 - US$ 251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 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
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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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PacificNW50
9 February 2018|
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Response from rossdyck | 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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"Ask the front desk for what you want and they try their best to accommodate."
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"If you're a bigger person check the rooms bathroom. Sometimes they are a little squeazy."
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"Ask for a view of English Bay"
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"Get a room on upper floors with a harbour view."
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