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Samesun Vancouver

Hostelworld.comUS$ 63*
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Cypress, California
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I stayed here with a group of 12 and the staff was amazing. Prior to our stay I must have emailed them about a million different questions and they replied quickly and always had an answer or solution to my question. When we arrived they practically knew who we were because of the large group and from me being in...

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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Only stayed here for 2 nights but while I was there it had great vibes. Friendly staff and guests. The bed were a little bit too short for me but I am quite tall. The beaver bar is a good place to grab some drinks and make new friends. Great stay over all.

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Toronto, Ontario
Reviewed 4 January 2017

everything was great no complaints. The people were wonderful, I learned a lot from the people staying. I have to say the best part was the bar because of the activities they had. I got to join bingo and trivia night, it got me to meet new people from all over the world.

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Reviewed 4 January 2017

A very nice hostel which is quite clean, very well located and whose employees are keen and helpful. Great activities, visits and tours offered ! Breakfast was good, with a lot of choice. Last but not least, the Beaver, a great pub to meet amazing people !!!

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 30 December 2016

I stayed here for 6 weeks while transitioning a move to Vancouver. It's a great hostel! Staff are so friendly and make an effort to get to know you and help with anything you need. Bar is great and they have great activities nightly. Free breakfast in the morning is basic but awesome if you're on a budget and the...

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Reviewed 23 December 2016

Really liked the location - anything I needed was within walking distance as this is downtown Vancouver. The included breakfast was buffet style including fresh fruit salad, muffins, coffee tea juice & more. Would stay again for sure.

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Banff, Alberta
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Stayed at the Samesun Hostel on Granville Street for just over a week in late November. From the outside, the hostel is quite unassuming, but inside is much different. There's a bar downstairs (which is always a plus), and decent amenities. Staff were friendly (special shoutout to Matt and Joel), the place was clean, and it had a good vibe....

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Qualicum Beach, Canada
Reviewed 19 December 2016

I always go to Samesun whenever I have to go to Vancouver for a night or two. Beds might be new I think? Very comfortable.. sometimes there is hallway noise, but usually it's good. Breakfast is decent.

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Sunshine Coast, Australia
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Property is a bit decrepit and currently being renovated. Bathrooms very cold on first floor because the windows are all left open. Beds comfortable. Free breakfast. Wifi is good. Good security. Noisy as quiet time not enforced.

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Old, shabby, overheated & smelly! Probably only a pleasant place if you come there to make party + meet other travellers in their early 20ies and do not care about where you actually stay and how (clean) the place looks like. Strongly recommend another hostel when you want to come to a comfy place after a long day of exploring...

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Granville Street
Granville Street spans many, multiple city blocks and has become so fastidiously known for its nightclubs and watering holes that it's fondly nicknamed the city's 'Entertainment District.' Friday and Saturday nights are the most popular and lively, with young revelers taking to the streets in droves and keeping the party going until late. Granville Street, being mostly open to pedestrian-only traffic, has a healthy social life along its main thoroughfares, even outside of its cafes and pubs, spilling onto the sidewalks. The locals are chatty, the shops at its expansive Pacific Centre Mall are trendy, and the whole area seems to be on a sugar rush: in a good way. Exuberance and camaraderie classify this neighbourhood.
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The largest hostel in downtown Vancouver with a central location in the entertainment district. We boast a clean environment with a great atmosphere and friendly staff. Everything you need in a hostel! Clean, comfortable, safe and fun, SameSun is the place to stay in Vancouver! You get what you pay for in this city, so if you want the best experience for your stay in Vancouver, check out the #1 rated hostel in the city! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Samesun Vancouver

Address: 1018 Granville St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 1L5, Canada (Formerly Global Village Backpackers)
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver > Granville Street
Price Range: ₹ 2,043 - ₹ 8,883 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Samesun Vancouver 1.5*
Number of rooms: 69
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“Not near the stair case and on a lower floor -- there is no lift!”
Stepho777, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Fix lights by beds abd the fans. The electric plug situation needs work. ”
patrickgraydon, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Not particularly loud on the front street side rooms at night. ”
nicolepW578TT, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If you know someone else staying there you can request to be roomed together.They make it work no matter how many times you change your mind (we changed our rooming three times). ”
Veroroju, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The tv room could be worked on. the too much dark ness, makes it very uninviting . This room has alot more potential than what attention your giving it. Coulf not get regular tv for news or sports. i saw only netflix . ”
F210QYnicolasm, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
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