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Reviewed 9 June 2015

I flew into Vancouver from Toronto, with a reservation. When I went to check in I was informed they had given my room away. I had cancelled an earlier resovation, but rebooked. The girl at the counter gave me 2 print outs of the same cancelation email and tried to convince me they were for each of my reservations, despite...

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Reviewed 11 March 2015 via mobile

I strongly recommend anyone who is Even considering to Stay in this 'Hostel' to pay a Little bit more and Book one far away from that place! My friend And I stayed there for three nights until we changed to another hostel. It seemed like we were the only females in the whole building. Apart from that the kitchen didn't...

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5Thank Worldwidw
Winnenden, Germany
Reviewed 4 March 2015

Me and a friend of mine stayed about 1 month in this cheap but great hostel. Joe offered us a discount for one month to pay only 440 CAD each. Thats a perfect rent, if you think about this place which is only 10 mins walk close by Downtown. Some people stay here for more than one month as well,...

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2Thank ManusBex
Reviewed 4 February 2015

If your skin reacts to bug bites then I do not recommend staying at this hostel. There are bugs (and mice for that matter) everywhere- which the staff lie about to the customers- and the bits leave marks that scar and the scar last for months all over your legs. I had less bug bites covering my legs sleeping in...

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5Thank Adelle Y
Milwaukee, WI
Reviewed 23 July 2014

Alaska is expensive, and I have enjoyed the hospitality of hostels to cut costs. Not bad at all. Part of my last trip involved a stay in Vancouver, one of the most expensive cities in North America. Hotels are about $300/nite, so I opted for the C & N Backpackers. It's certainly not the Ritz, but has all the necessary...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 21 June 2014 via mobile

My friend I stayed in c&n hostel because we had to wake up very early to a pickup point in Chinatown. We stayed in a private room which was a room with a queen size bed, tv, sink. The room looked ok and the bed was made quite neat; however, the whole floor smelled so bad that I almost threw...

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1Thank ohstin
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 22 March 2014

There are absolutely no redeeming features about this hostel, aside from if you are lucky you might meet similarly disgruntled travellers and have a good laugh at what an appalling hostel this is. The rooms are dingy, small and uncomfortable, cleanliness is not high on the agenda here with insufficient showers/bathrooms for the amount of guests. Worse than the ridiculously...

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2Thank AdamCosmicTraveller
Leeds, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 January 2014

We booked this hostel for the location, as we were arriving very late and didn't want to travel too far in the dark. So the location for us was ideal! The man on the front desk was very friendly and chatty which made us feel more at ease. When we got into our room though it was quite dirty and...

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1Thank Alice R
St Andrews, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 July 2013

Even if you're used to hostels - this one will come as a shocker! Cleanliness seems not to be a priority within these premises - it's horrendously dirty (our room was complete with two pet cockroaches). The bedding was not clean, although made to look as if it had been cleaned. The bedding has suspicious stains on it and should...

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2Thank KingstonWelrow
Reviewed 30 May 2013

Just arrived and wish I could leave as fast. Guy who checked me in so a grump. Heart attack waiting to happen. Looks miserable and so is the vibe around here. Kitchens close 21:30 and he tells you to go to your room or downstairs the cramped tv room. There is no atmosphere here at all. If you can spend...

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Yaletown & False Creek North
Yaletown has risen from the ashes of its rough-and-tumble industrial past into one of Vancouver's new chicest neighbourhoods. The place responsible for originating of the phrase 'skid row' might not call to mind independently-owned boutiques and terraced cafes, but having swallowed the waterfront lines of False Creek North, the resulting amalgamation transformed the area into an elegant, stylish hotspot with a view. Its youthful vibe owes to the many young families and young professionals who live there, bolstering nightlife and restaurant variety along its cobbled streets. It is the flagship neighbourhood for modern revitalization, and the It-Spot for boutique hotels and modish eats.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
centrally located walking distance to all tourist attractions, across street to Bus depot and Amtrak station, near public transportation The hostel has private rooms and dormitory (3 max 4 beds) free linen nd towels, 2 kitchen, internet, lounge, laundry facilities, rooms with TV and fridge, tourdesk, bike rentals, lockers, luggage storage, no curfew or crazy rules, cheap breakfast available, airport pick up can be arranged, weekly events. ... more   less 

Additional Information about C & N Backpackers - 927 Main

Address: 927 Main St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6A 2V8, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver > Yaletown & False Creek North
Price Range: ₹ 1,616 - ₹ 4,015 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — C & N Backpackers - 927 Main 1.5*
Number of rooms: 30
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“Ask for a room as far from the stairs and kitchen as possible”
 of 5 bubbles kimberlyc16, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Courtyard rooms are the quietest”
 of 5 bubbles TreetravelerOut, 4 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Don't stay on the side adjacent to the strip club.”
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 of 5 bubbles coolmoan, 22 Jul 2014 | Read review
“A room in another hostel is your best bet”
 of 5 bubbles AdamCosmicTraveller, 22 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Don't go.”
 of 5 bubbles KingstonWelrow, 13 Jul 2013 | Read review
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