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City Centre Motor Hotel
Ranked #88 of 92 Hotels in Vancouver
Reviewed 16 September 2011

We stayed for 5 days for less then 75 a night at the height of tourist season.
public transit was close and great . Staff was so friendly. Room was clean.
Old place but you get your money's worth for sure.

  • Stayed: August 2011, travelled as a couple
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citycentremotorhotel, Guest Relations Manager at City Centre Motor Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2011

Thank you for staying with us and for offering your comments! Looking forward to see you next time while you are in Vancouver!

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Reviewed 31 August 2011

Came into Vancouver from Kelowna to stay for the week to take a course .After the first night stay I got up in the morning and noticed I had a few bites on my chest. I thought they were ants or somthing. I went to my course and over that day I noticed swelling all over my arms and found about 25 bites.... very very itchy! Got back to the hotel (if you can call this dump a hotel) I spoke with front desk staff and showed him all my bites .Well he acted like he had never seen bed bug bites in his life.I wanted to change to another building but the front desk said no and put me in another room.So spent night 2 in a different room and woke up EATEN ALIVE in new room! I went to day 2 of my course bleeding and scratching. When I got back to hotel that night demanded my money back! Mgm told me no refund.So I left the dump and went to another hotel.Front desk staff was very rude, no money returned therefor you will never get me or anyone I know back as a customer! A WEEK LATER AND THE BLOODY BITES ARE JUST STARTING TO HEAL MAY LEAVE SCARRING!

  • Stayed: August 2011, travelled on business
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citycentremotorhotel, Guest Relations Manager at City Centre Motor Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2011

Thank you very much for your stay with us at City Centre Motor Hotel and sorry for the bad incidents during your stay. I would like to clarify couple things regarding to your stay.

All of our staff is valuable in our team. All room changes and upgrades need to be authorized by me. I'm sure that my staff have to their best. however, not having a room change on the area you like, that's does not make him rude and bad customer service.

You rated only a star on the cleaning option for us. All housekeeping staff are responsible to check the rooms after daily services and make sure everything is in order and clean. Second, Housekeeping supervisors do double-check to be sure room is tidy and good condition. Also, our room standard are approved by Tourism British Columbia. For the Bed Bugs Part, we do call the Pest Control to check your entire room twice, but found out that there is no single bugs in the room. Although,nothing can be find by Professional Pest Control officers, but we still gave you refund through your Credit Card which authorized by my General Manager .Therefore, i just don't know why you said no refund wasn't given.

We highly appreciate your comments and again please accept my apologizes for your bad experience with us.We will keep to offer great value for our future guests in the uptown of downtown Vancouver.

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Reviewed 27 August 2011

One night before the cruise was all we needed. Staff gave us room #229 . Room newly renovation. Although, It's an old hotel but you get what you pay for. Comfortable beds and tidy room. Close to Downtown, walking distance for restaurant ,Delightful staff . We would definitely stay here again. Great Budget Hotel!!

  • Stayed: August 2011, travelled as a couple
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Thank inga r
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Reviewed 23 August 2011

THEY HAVE THE BEST FRONT DESK STAFF AND ALSO THE WORST TOO.

JAMES and the other desk which is Caucasian are the worst front desk staff i never see in my life.They're so Rude, unhelpful and no customer service skill at all. They should get fire right away.I just don't know why the management keep people like this! They'll just make your business has no reputation, losing revenue and no repeat customer.

On the other way, The morning desk clerk, Calvin, was very helpful and super friendly.His customer service skill and job attitude is unbelievable . If you want to stay in this hotel, i suggest you check in and out only on the morning times.

  • Stayed: August 2011, travelled on business
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Reviewed 22 June 2011

We just returned home to North Carolina after visiting Vancouver to take an Alaskan Inland Waterway Cruise. I checked on line to find accomodations and fortunately found the City Centre Motor Hotel. It is probably one of the older hotels in the city but was a great location. The day desk clerk, Calvin, was very helpful in reccomending methods and locations to enjoy our stay. The accomodations are clean, well kept, the coffee is good, and the staff was great. The location was perfect as it is located on the bus line for easy access to the city. The neighborhood offerred good restaurants, bars, shopping and intersting shops. We will definately stay there again on any future trips. Thanks for your hospitality. Sterling & Eleanor Page

  • Stayed: June 2011, travelled with family
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Thank BikerNorthCarolina
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Additional Information about City Centre Motor Hotel

Address: 2111 Main St, Vancouver, British Columbia V5T 3C6, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver > Southeast False Creek , Mt. Pleasant
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #88 of 92 Hotels in Vancouver
Price Range: ₹ 4,570 - ₹ 6,327 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — City Centre Motor Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 76
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
City Centre Motor Hotel with its 76 rooms is located in the centre of Vancouver. Spectacular views of the Coastal Mountains and Harbour. Proximity to Downtown, Stanley Park and English Bay.Accessible to buses and sky-train. Train station and Greyhound bus depot are within walking distance. City Centre Motor Hotel is the perfect choice for affordable Vancouver motor hotel accommodation. ... more   less 
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