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Ponderosa Studios UBC

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2075 West Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z2 Canada See on map
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3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I arrived in the evening and left in the morning so this was a quickie stay. Taxi couldn't find the entrance so I was dropped in the rain and asked directions until finding it. Not signposted well at all, complicated by the fact that the...More

Thank bcsanders
Response from UBC_Accommodation, Manager at Ponderosa Studios UBCResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for choosing to stay with us. We are sorry to hear that you did not fully enjoy your stay with us. We will work to address this issue with our team. If you are looking for a hotel with more premium service, we...More

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Reviewed July 7, 2018

An excellent facility which is affordable. Located within UBC and has access to many facilities - academic and social. The bus terminus is also close. Rooms are spacious and comfortable. The staff are also very helpful and always smiling. I recommend this for both short...More

Thank brian m
Response from UBC_Accommodation, Manager at Ponderosa Studios UBCResponded July 12, 2018

Thanks for the five star review. We are so happy that you found our rooms to your liking. We especially appreciate your kind words on our staff. We hope that you will visit us again next time you are in Vancouver

Reviewed August 28, 2018

Great location in the University of British Columbia grounds. 5 min walk from the excellent Museum of Anthropology. Bus transport to downtown and airport close by, as is a small shop with a good variety of foods. I was on 13th floor with a view...More

Thank Jennifer L
Response from UBC_Accommodation, Manager at Ponderosa Studios UBCResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for choosing to stay with us. The Ponderosa Studios are an economical hotel with all that one would need for their stay (including a kitchenette). The beds are high to allow for storage drawers under the bed, but we do understand the challenge...More

Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

What a great place to stay. Entire building is so modern. Rooms are quiet, clean and so accommodating. Front staff are very efficient and knowledgeable without hesitation. Location is amazing with beaches so close. It was so easy to find our way back after concert...More

Thank Aimeekoz
Response from UBC_Accommodation, Manager at Ponderosa Studios UBCResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the wonderful feedback. We are glad to hear that you were able to enjoy the good weather and the beach, which is mere steps away! We would love to accommodate you again in the future.

Reviewed August 24, 2018

Clean, quiet, wonderful staff, great location, and great price. The room was hot and only a floor fan to cool (not much help). Everything else was very nice. I may have stayed in school if I had a place like this to live in. Convenient...More

Thank Escape2862
Response from UBC_Accommodation, Manager at Ponderosa Studios UBCResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for choosing to stay with us. We are glad that you found our hotel to be of great value and hope to see you again next time you visit Vancouver.

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HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$121 - US$878 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver > University Land Endowments
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$121 - US$878 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver > University Land Endowments
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University Land Endowments
An area as rich in history as it is in natural beauty,
the expansive parkland of the University Land
Endowments is protected by the city in cooperation
with the University of British Columbia. A large green
space studded by rose gardens, Japanese rock gardens,
botanic gardens, canopy walks, regional parkland, and
hiking trails, the University Land Endowments are a
breath of fresh air. Combining a commitment to
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Renee S
July 1, 2018|
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Response from UBC_Accommodation | Property representative |
Sorry we did not get back sooner. There are several options on how to get to our hotel from the airport if you do decide to take public transit. It is very easy and our website provides details instructions which I have... More
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wrabeh
May 28, 2018|
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Response from UBC_Accommodation | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. There is a self-parking facility at the West Parkade beside Ponderosa for a rate of $16 per day. The West Parkade is located at 2140 Lower Mall. Please check in at our front desk before parking... More
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"All levels above 5? probably have a view of the water and mountains."
jrlve2024
Aug. 28, 2018
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"ask for a fan for your room."
allanbowers
Aug. 19, 2018
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"Nice coffe, no laundry"
Tim-Holmes73
Aug. 14, 2018
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"A higher room gives a great view"
JamesD4014
Aug. 11, 2018
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