We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Between Friends Bed & Breakfast

Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Vancouver
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Show Prices
Management photos
Between Friends Bed & Breakfast
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

63 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 57: English reviews
Start your review of Between Friends Bed & Breakfast
 Click to rate
Carlsbad, California, United States
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Spent two nights here again. We arrived at dinner time and keys were waiting. As usual we felt so at home in the Zen Suite. I awoke to the smell of coffee and was greeted by our host, Sam when I went upstairs to ask for a cup. Homemade breakfast to order followed. The table was set beautifully with fruit...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Linda P
Percoto, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
Reviewed 4 December 2016

We went there for one week and we loved this b&b for the breakfast ,the kind owner and the staff. The room was great clean and big. We recommend it to all. This bed and breakfast is situated in kitsilano that is not too far from downtown

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Maria G
Kamloops
Reviewed 30 November 2016

The place is well located and the home is well maintained on the main level. We stayed in the Wedgewood room, it is older and needs the bedding updated as these are old and have a very distinct oder. The room gives off an dustily air feel. It really needs an air purifier..The breakfast is a bit over rated in...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank bev2869
Canmore, Canada
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I recently stayed 3 nights in two different rooms Wedgewood and The Zen. Both were quiet, clean, and well kept. Reservation, check in and check out were very smooth. Breakfasts were very good and Simone happily prepared a slight variation for me to accommodate my gluten free requirement for celiacs. Thank you very much Simone and Sam for your hospitality....

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank ClaireFC
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Between Friends is actually two properties side by side on Arbutus in the Kitsilano area of Vancouver. The location is in easy walking distance of many restaurants, unique shops and Whole Foods Market. One building is rented as apartments with full kitchen, living area , bedroom, bathroom and 2 balconies. It's dated but very comfortable.We stayed 2 nights there. We...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Daveandavril
Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 21 July 2016

We very recently spent 4 nights at the Between Friends B&B. We stayed in the spacious Wedgewood Room and found it to be very comfortable and clean. The breakfasts were delicious and the interesting conversation with the other guests was a lovely bonus. The location was perfect for us because we could walk to most of the sights on our...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Vivian B
bimingham
Reviewed 16 July 2016

We stayed in the Wedgwood room which was spacious and comfortable. We enjoyed the friendly atmosphere and the chat over the breakfast table. The breakfasts were delicious. The location was good with restaurants just round the corner and a short walk to the beach. Simone was an excellent host. Would highly recommend.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank jarvisbirmingham
Reviewed 13 July 2016

This was a great bed and breakfast, we stayed in the cozy kits room which has a double bed but that's ok, we still like each other lol. It was very central to everything and we like to walk. We were 5 min walk from the beach and 10-15 min from Granville Island which you can wander around there or...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Sherry S
Saskatoon, Canada
Reviewed 16 April 2016

We were visiting friends in Vancouver and they recommended Between Friends B&B, so we were very pleased that there was a room available. We then received a call back from Sam, the manager and there was a mix up with booking, so our room wasn't available, but to compensate he offered us the main floor suite in their house next...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Marie K
Niagara Falls, Canada
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed 4 days at between friends Simone was a wonderful host making us feel very much at home,nothing was too much trouble. Breakfast was fantastic Home very clean and comfortable Would definitely stay again Great location,everything within walking distance

 Report
Helpful?
Thank 571debbier

28 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (27)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (9)
Viewed
Room/Suite (11)
Viewed
Bathroom (5)
Viewed
Other (2)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (1)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Vancouver hotels
Granville Island & Fairview
Granville Island Hotel
Granville Island Hotel
#20 of 89 in Vancouver
2,042 reviews
Shaughnessy
Park Inn & Suites by Radisson on Broadway
Downtown
L'Hermitage Hotel
L'Hermitage Hotel
#1 of 89 in Vancouver
3,655 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
West End
West End Guest House
West End Guest House
#1 of 54 in Vancouver
675 reviews
Shaughnessy
Manor Guest House
Manor Guest House
#28 of 54 in Vancouver
177 reviews
Kitsilano
Suite Dreams Vancouver Bed and Breakfast
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Staying in Kitsilano

Neighbourhood Profile
Kitsilano
Kitsilano is one of Vancouver's most transformative neighbourhoods. With a long history of coffee culture and poetry readings, its days of flower children and buskers may be long-gone, but not without leaving their mark on the number of organic restaurants and fair-trade cafes in the area. At the centre of Kitsilano ("Kits" for short) the almost idyllic expanse of Kits Beach offers the opportunity for a relaxed afternoon of beach volleyball or sunbathing. Along with the beachfront, nearby public pools and trendy street-beats have driven up the homeowners prices, making it a haven for stylish home goods stores, from design and furniture, to supplies and appliances. The multitude of both families and public spaces also make it a happening neighbourhood in the summer, when festivals and fairs take to Kits' streets.
Explore this neighbourhood

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Between Friends Bed & Breakfast

Address: 1916 Arbutus St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6J 3X7, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver > Kitsilano
Price Range: RM191 - RM430 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
Between Friends Bed And Breakfast
Between Friends Hotel Vancouver
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Between Friends Bed & Breakfast staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Between Friends Bed & Breakfast staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“The Zen suite, with a private bathroom, is in the basement but it has windows and stayed cool even during a heat wave.”
Emily49, 2 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Parking off-site but close and secure.”
SusieEW, 30 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Seaview room has a cool little balcony if you are a smoker”
57ride, 7 Dec 2014 | Read review
“All rooms are good”
doroAustralia, 13 May 2014 | Read review
“The Seabreeze Room is great for 3, as long as you don't mind sharing a bath -- the sofa bed is very comfortable and there's a balcony that would be lovely in the summer.”
kpete60, 15 Nov 2012 | Read review
5 of 5