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Sylvia Hotel

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  • Average10%
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Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Small clean great front desk staff. Close to many restaurants and the beach. Even the mini rooms were nice they had character but enough amenities to be comfortable. Nice patio for drinks after a day of walking and siteseeingMore

Thank Leslie B
Response from rdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 25 July 2016

Thank-you for writing a short and to the point review. Looks like you enjoyed the location as well as the service you received during your stay. Like most of our guests you got to enjoy the patio and lounge which I like to read. When...More

Reviewed 24 July 2016

stayed here at the start of a 4 week trip travelling in BC.We had a great stay very comfortable,friendly staff,great bar atmosphere food was good as well.Close to Stanley Park and easy access to Downtown Vancouver,just perfect for our few days.More

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Response from rdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 25 July 2016

Please enjoy our province and city while you are here. It will take you the full four weeks to see everything to see and you still will need to come back to finish. I was happy to read that you had a comfortable stay with...More

Reviewed 22 July 2016

We stayed here before an Alaskan inside passage cruise booking it on an accommodation website. The hotel is well located at English Bay with a good bar lounge area. The staff were friendly. The hotel is old and the rooms are on the small size....More

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Response from rdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 23 July 2016

Thank-you for staying with us and taking the time to write a review. We do have many sizes of rooms and when you book on third party web sites you get the smaller rooms as we save the larger rooms for guests that book directly...More

Reviewed 20 July 2016

We love this place and have stayed countless times. It is comfortable and friendly. We always feel like part of the family. We have seen the same staff for years and they love their jobs and are obviously treated well by their management. It has...More

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Response from bobbyGRichmond, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 21 July 2016

Thank-you for staying with us. Yes the same family has Owned the hotel since 1960 and no they do not live in the hotel (sorry), The cat Mr. Got to go is missed by all the guests that stayed here while he was still alive...More

Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Historical, comfortable hotel overlooking English Bay, easy mile walk to Stanley Park. Inexpensive cab ride from port. Right on the hop on and hop off bus route. Had a little plumbing problem late but the staff responded immediately and graciously which was very appreciated. Dinner...More

Thank zeigeats
Response from bobbyGRichmond, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 20 July 2016

Thank-you fro taking the time to write a review on this site. I appreciate the recommendation. I was happy to read that you enjoyed the restaurant. I hope you will return again soon, and when you do always call us directly to get the very...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
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Dry Cleaning
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Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
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Bar/Lounge
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US$126 - US$260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#8 Best Value Hotel in Vancouver
#29 Family Hotel in Vancouver
#33 Romantic Hotel in Vancouver
#46 Business Hotel in Vancouver
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$126 - US$260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#8 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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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
...More
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Jay R
25 April 2018|
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Jay R
25 April 2018|
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Response from Heather R | Reviewed this property |
Not that I am aware of ? Perhaps some street parking if you can find it?
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Martha T
13 March 2018|
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Response from CanadaMaggie | Reviewed this property |
with 4 people its best value to take a taxi from the airport directly to the hotel. It will cost you about $35 which is very good for 4. Its fast, comfortable and simple. You can take sky train but it does not take you... More
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"Rooms in the newer addition don't seem to have very nice views."
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"Ask the front desk for what you want and they try their best to accommodate."
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"If you're a bigger person check the rooms bathroom. Sometimes they are a little squeazy."
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"Ask for a view of English Bay"
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