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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Totally inexcusable for a service apartment to have NO hot water, no cold water and no toilet water from 9:30am till 6pm for 5 days during our stay in this Carmana Plaza Service Apartment because of their maintenance repair work. We only received this notice 2 days beforehand so there are not enough time for us to search for other...

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Cascais, Portugal
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an absolute favorite hotel. Is there a nice lobby? -No. Is there a nice bar? -No. Is there a nice gym? -No. Is there a nice breakfast? -There are no breakfast. This is a hotel located exactly where I want a Vancouver hotel to be. Close to everything. Gym´s, bars, restaurants, business, walking areas, shops, you name it....

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If we ever get back to Vancouver we will definitely try to stay at the Carmana Plaza! This hotel is in a very convenient location, was reasonably priced, and had everything we needed for our family of five.

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Ideally located in the centre of town and just opposite a pretty impressive deli / supermarket. Staff were friendly & helpful & we were able to check in early, by a good couple of hours, and had a late check out (1pm) with the concierge kindly looking after our bags as we had a very late flight. We stayed in...

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Saskatoon, Canada
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

I've been going to the Carmana Plaza for almost 10 years and it's always excellent. The kitchen and dining area are brilliant, especially for longer stays. There is an Urban Fare grocery store across the street. Central and close by the Burrard Skytrain (metro) station and a 10-minute walk from Vancouver Centre station on the Canada Line to the airport....

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LaSalle, Canada
Reviewed 23 November 2016

The Carmana Place was recommended to me by a friend and the building and staff are great. All of the in room amenities are great, nice linens and towels and great housekeeping staff. One small problem or it could be a big problem if you enjoy watching sporting events. Channel 51 on the TV set is supposed to be TSN,...

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Glendale, California
Reviewed 18 November 2016

One of the best hotels I've stayed in. Great location in the heart of Vancouver. Great space, clean, and well maintained. We were pleasantly surprised with the large space that included a large living room and a full kitchen. Definitely the best value for its price.

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Pune, India
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

I had an amazing experience at the Carmana Plaza. Staff are very co-operative. It is centrally located. Surrounded by good stores to shop. The only problem is if you stay on the top floors, the fire alarm rings, you have to run down a lot of stairs. It takes forever to get back to your room. The kitchen in the...

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Jacksonville Beach, Florida
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

This used to be a nice location for a long or short term business stay. It is now dated and some issue with the sprinklers has everyone sitting outside at 10:00pm with no idea of what is going on. Surrounded by strangers and unaware of when we will be able to return. Earlier a woman was going door to door...

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Carmana_Plaza, General Manager at Carmana Plaza, responded to this review

Thank you for your patience with our response, Shari. We appreciate your feedback and would like to reassure you and future guests that we are reviewing our protocols further. We understand how upsetting it was and regret that we were short staffed that evening and were unable to fully assist. We would normally have a team member helping the guests...

Buderim, Australia
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We stayed in a one bedroom apartment on the fifth floor. Plenty of room with a separate living area with a large lounge area, table and four chairs and a separate computer table. Fully equipped kitchen. Heaps of room to walk around and a small balcony overlooking the city. Comfortable bed and excellent bathroom. Close to supermarket, restaurants, coffee shops...

Thank Terry C

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Staying in Downtown

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Vancouver's business district, the Downtown area is bustling with smartly-dressed folks balancing their lattes and briefcases to and from work. The area's plethora of contemporary commercial, residential, and corporate spaces has bred a landscape of nouveau restaurants, chain cafes, and upmarket shopping options. However, located right on the waterfront of Vancouver's energetic Harbour, Downtown is a also popular public meeting spot, with a massive public library and convention center attracting a bevy of visitors both local and not, as well as a hotspot for the arts, being home to some of Vancouver's most cutting-edge galleries. With behemoth architecture and a professional air, Downtown means business.
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Carmana Plaza

Address: 1128 Alberni St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 4R6, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver > Downtown
Price Range: ₹ 12,085 - ₹ 23,931 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Carmana Plaza 2.5*
Number of rooms: 96
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Also Known As:
Carmana Plaza Vancouver
Carmana Plaza Hotel Vancouver
Hotel Style:
#22 Family Hotel in Vancouver
#25 Romantic Hotel in Vancouver
#32 Business Hotel in Vancouver
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“Book a room with a view.”
  • Good view both day and night.
mikaelranggard, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Only experienced the one room but would return.”
terryc318, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“upper floor was quiet no idea what rest of hotel was like laundry and fitness on level 3. Views were amazing even got to see fireworks...”
tamarakennedy, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a higher floor for spectacular views.”
MatthewH77, 23 May 2016 | Read review
“The higher the floor the better the view of Vancouver.”
harryh221, 12 Mar 2016 | Read review
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