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Hostelling International Vancouver Central

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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good46%
  • Average26%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“granville street”(30 reviews)
“free breakfast”(20 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Laundry Service
Free Parking
Pool
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for about 5 days. Keep in mind there are no cooking facilities apart from microwaves. NO FREEZERS! They told me if I wanted to use a kitchen I needed to go to their other hostel. They did say in the listing that their...More

Thank marykellyco
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We last stayed here in summer 2011, and the hostel remains largely the same, although the surrounding streets seemed a little more edgy. It is very central and busy but we never felt unsafe. We had two private rooms, with shared toilets and showers across/along...More

Thank TalbotTravellers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a great experience staying at this hostel- the staff was friendly and helpful, there was a basic breakfast, the other travellers were friendly, there were good resources for exploring the city, and I felt safe there. Do bring a padlock (not included with...More

Thank char1232018
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Visited two week ago private room was ok totally ok . Came back two week later private again 92 dollars and freezing room shower not cleaned no towels took shower and it flooded and dirt coming out shower so had to use communal ones wouldn't...More

Thank Toyah_tomkins
Reviewed 20 February 2018

I stayed here with some friends a couple years ago and had a good stay. The beds and rooms were spacious enough and comfortable. When we wanted to add an extra night, the staff were more than happy to help us out. It's in a...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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US$48 - US$206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$48 - US$206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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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
...More
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ClubFred6
16 August 2017|
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Response from watchsmart | Reviewed this property |
I think you would feel comfortable enough at the hostel. I've stayed a few times, and there have always been a few travelers in the 50+ demo. You'll stick out, but this is a much tamer hostel than the rest in the... More
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Harsh G
26 February 2017|
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Response from umleong | Reviewed this property |
There are local parking surrounding areas but not at hostel.
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Rhiannon W
14 February 2017|
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Response from umleong | Reviewed this property |
Hello, we left our luggage there just after check out for a few hours only. There is a small room for our luggages. Unclear whether hostel would allow you to store luggages over a few days.My suggestion: travel light!
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"Fourth floor is the quietest. There is a section on the third floor that smells like weed whenever I visit."
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"Rooms toward the back of the building are quieter."
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