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Sylvia Hotel

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All reviewsenglish baystanley parkhistoric hoteldenman streetwest endthere is no air conditioningsea wallgranville islandan older hotelcan't beat the locationamazing locationlots of restaurantslove this hotelcorner roomvisit vancouverfew blockslounge
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Sure the place is dated but it an historic building. We found it very comfortable and clean. The atmosphere was a bit of magic. We had breakfast in the restaurant which even on a rainy morning was lovely. I bought a copy of “Cats got...More

Thank Lori W
Response from bobbyGRichmond, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded yesterday

Thank-you for taking the time to write a review and your 5 star rating. We hope you will return again so that we can serve you again. Please enjoy the book and hope you bought all three to share with your children. Please travel safe.

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

Over the past 16 years of regular visits to this hotel the words "comfort, consistency and convenience" apply just as strongly as they did in 2001, and whilst the old-style elegance and charm of this old lady are still obviously patent there are ongoing noticeable...More

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Response from Ross D, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 11 October 2017

Someone might think that some working at the hotel wrote the review. Thank-you for all your kind words and the mention of some of the benefits of staying with us. Mentioning the service offered by the staff and the hard work they do does not...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel is so beautiful on the outside, lobby and bar! It’s location is TOO on point! I think that’s the only reason it’s able to call itself a hotel NOT motel. Don’t get me wrong the inside felt clean-ish, felt a bit dusty and...More

Thank jennamaet
Response from bobbyGRichmond, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank-you for your kind words about your stay with us. Yes we are an older hotel (heritage site since 1975) and we are now proudly over 106 years old. I hope you took advantage of the views from the lounge and restaurant while you were...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed overnight for New Years Eve. Had a great time. Beautiful location by English Bay. The rooms could use some updating but the lounge and restaurant are very nice. Dinner and brunch were very good.More

Thank Olga G
Response from bobbyGRichmond, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 1 week ago

Happy New Year, thank-you for joining us and hope you will come back next year as well, we have book an Elvis entertainer already and looking forward to another great year. I will pass on your comments to the Food and Beverage team and the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came back to stay at the Sylvia as it is our favourite place to stay at, so close to everything from walks to Stanley Park, right across the street from the ocean view, the restaurants, stores and so close to family home to visit....More

Thank Stephanie G
Response from bobbyGRichmond, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank-you for the 5 star rating on this site and your comments about your experience. We enjoyed serving you. We appreciate your comments about the quality of the bed (after all we do sell sleep) and the housekeepers will enjoy the mention of all the...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
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Breakfast Available
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Price range
US$119 - US$246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#6 Best Value Hotel in Vancouver
#29 Family Hotel in Vancouver
#33 Romantic Hotel in Vancouver
#46 Business Hotel in Vancouver
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$119 - US$246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#6 Best Value Hotel in Vancouver
#29 Family Hotel in Vancouver
#33 Romantic Hotel in Vancouver
#46 Business Hotel in Vancouver
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Nearby
West End
A hodgepodge of landscapes, the West End combines
verdant gardens and blocky modern architecture, with
Victorian bits and Edwardian bobs in between. It is a
paradise for takeout food, take-away coffee, and
perhaps incongruously, some of Vancouver's most
languid lines of beachfront. English Bay and Sunset
Beach invite swimmers, strollers, and picnic-lovers to
take in dusk settling over the water, or to jog along
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PacificNW50
9 February 2018|
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Response from bobbyGRichmond | Property representative |
the cost of parking at the hotel is $18.00 per night per car plus taxes.
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Bren S
9 December 2017|
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Response from Ryan H | Property representative |
yes we have elevators, in fact one of the first in western Canada, and the front desk staff would love to store your bags at no charge.
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Rvp959
14 September 2017|
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