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American Backpackers Hostel

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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

When I saw the hand written sign on the wall saying, “tell staff immediately if you get bed bugs”, alarm bells should of rang. Unfortunately I had no where else to go as everywhere else was booked. The place stinks, the front desk is barely...More

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Response from mazara1, Owner at American Backpackers HostelResponded 4 weeks ago

Our home hostel is for people that stay here long time and the love it , and sign are to educate people how to live in a hostel, so things don't happens we don't have bed bugs ,we live peacefully together self service without the...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2017

this place has everything a backpacker needs, great price, nice people, good atmosphere, dont expect luxury, but you are guaranteed a fun stay! although the building is a little run down, the staff are helpful and the location is perfect

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Reviewed 15 March 2018

I just left the hostel today. The owner says it the best, if you want a cheap place to stay this is it. With such a cheap price some corner have to be cut. The people are diverse and are like a family. If you...More

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Reviewed 22 February 2018

They offered me a generous 50% discount because the last time I stayed we found bedbugs all over the mattress so I gave this place another chance. Few observations: half of the toilets did not work, cleaning ladies barge in on you without knocking, many...More

1  Thank Jake T
Response from mazara1, Manager at American Backpackers HostelResponded 6 March 2018

people like you get kicked out all the time then write bad review

Reviewed 3 February 2018

Hi there, whats up? I would like to share with you my experience of staying in American Hostel, personally I like people who were living with me moreover stuff is very nice. Price is the best in Vancouver Location is just perfect ( Convenience stores,...More

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Hotel description
Check-in time is from 11 a.m. to 2 P.M and 5-11 P.M. price $15 dorm $30 single $36 double for 2 people weekly rates 30% off we have communal kitchen t.v. room laundry lockers showers fridges ideal for long tem stay we smokes friendly
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US$ 12 - US$ 16 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
US$ 12 - US$ 16 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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A visit to Gastown is like turning back the clock and
stepping into a bygone era. With the distinction of
being Vancouver's oldest neighborhood, the many
plaques that stud the cobbled streets of Gastown tell
the story of its colorful past, giving Vancouver's
history a more lively presence here than anywhere
else. Having been originally founded around a popular
worker's saloon, it's no wonder that today some of
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"If you have a room choice take a look at them and pick one that's quite, the one right by the door is the..."
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