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Samesun Vancouver

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Curitiba, PR
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really noisy, especially the doors. They should put some oil in the bedrooms doors because it is almost impossible to sleep. Really crowded room, 6 people in a space to 04 at tops. The building is old and my bedroom was smelly. The location is great and was the cheapest hostel (but expensive to hostels standards because of Vancouver... everything...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quite old, small rooms, poor planning on renovation of bathrooms when we were there, was a total disorder. The staff can improve their kindliness. But at the end, the free breakfast was very good and the location is great. Cheers!

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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Super nice staff; big storage area for bikes, snowboards etc. Great central location howver not suitable for folks who are looking for a good night sleep as t is located in the nightclub district. Cleanliness level was poor (plugged sinks, bathroom area full of water). The showers were under renovations so 2 full floors of dorm room were expected to...

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Thank Anna M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great hostel, with good beds, nice showers and washrooms, and overall nice structure, considering it's sitted on a more than one hundred years old building. And The Beaver pub downstairs it's an experience on it's own, one of the best pubs in downtown!

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Thank glaubersgoncalves
Edmonton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was undergoing washroom renovations at the time so it was super inconvenient. Rooms were quite tight in the 6 bed shared. The bottom bunk was really high up so I hit my head alot, but that's because they raised it to allow for storage underneath the bed.

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Tijuana, Mexico
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We staid three nights at samesun, the place is very safe, clean and relaxing, my days at vancouver were very active so before bed we'd take a couple of beers at the bar which was perfect and chill. Excellent ubication, very close from the skytrain, right on downtown.

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Thank Dulce G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at 4 bed dormitory in Same Sun Vancouver. Staffs are awesome, knowledgeable about the neighbourhood. I really enjoyed their complimentary breakfast as well. It's almost similar everyday with bagel, butter, milk, juice, fruits etc but it's complimentary. What a deal!

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Toronto, Ontario
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

4 april itself was qute cold in canada But vancouver was relatively okay And the hostel was at the nice location, Friendly staff, good breakfast Right near metro station Of course need to be careful about many drinking people from late at night its really crowded with them but hostels are generally like that

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great located hostel, the rooms are a little dated but it's sufficient as a place to get some sleep. Facilities are good, bathrooms are very modern. Breakfast bagels are great, the only thing don't loose your room card, they charge you 20dollars for a replacement

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Beds were super comfy, new bathrooms are looking good and enough showers despite renovations. Breakfast as good as always. Staff at beaver appeared surprisingly short with guests and disengaged, however it didn't effect our night. Staff at front desk were awesome

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Staying in Granville Street

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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 social life along its main thoroughfares, even outside of its cafes and pubs, spilling onto the sidewalks. The locals are chatty, the shops at its expansive Pacific Centre Mall are trendy, and the whole area seems to be on a sugar rush: in a good way. Exuberance and camaraderie classify this neighbourhood.
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The largest hostel in downtown Vancouver with a central location in the entertainment district. We boast a clean environment with a great atmosphere and friendly staff. Everything you need in a hostel! Clean, comfortable, safe and fun, SameSun is the place to stay in Vancouver! You get what you pay for in this city, so if you want the best experience for your stay in Vancouver, check out the #1 rated hostel in the city! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Samesun Vancouver

Address: 1018 Granville St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 1L5, Canada (Formerly Global Village Backpackers)
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver > Granville Street
Price Range: RM146 - RM627 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Samesun Vancouver 1.5*
Number of rooms: 69
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“The 6 person all females room was very cramped, but the same gendered room was very good in terms of comfort level. ”
C3244VNsamanthab, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Towels provided are small, maybe you'd want to bring your own. ”
819dulceg, 4 May 2017 | Read review
“Not near the stair case and on a lower floor -- there is no lift!”
Stepho777, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Fix lights by beds abd the fans. The electric plug situation needs work. ”
patrickgraydon, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Not particularly loud on the front street side rooms at night. ”
nicolepW578TT, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
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