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Best Western Plus Sands

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  • Excellent31%
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  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed 2 days ago

we are reward platinum members and normally enjoy Best Westerns, however this hotel was a quality mush less than we normally expect from a hotel. Lets start with the pro's.... the location was great. Only 2 blocks from sunset beach, the hop on hop off...More

Thank janice r
Response from BWSandsGM, General Manager at Best Western Plus SandsResponded yesterday

Hello Thank You for the review of the hotel. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us and found the location and restaurants to be very good. I do apologize you were unhappy with the backside view of the hotel and our cleaning lady...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel one block back from English Bay. We had a great room 514 with a balcony from which we could see the bay and watch the comings and goings in the street below. The bathroom is rather small but perfectly adequate, but the bed is...More

Thank Frank B
Response from BWSandsGM, General Manager at Best Western Plus SandsResponded 1 week ago

Hello Thank You for the review of the Best Western Plus Sands. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us and found the hotel to be well situated. It is great to hear you took advantage of your balcony room and partial ocean view....More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Bathroom was awful. Tub was moldy and grimy. Toilet ran all day and night. Ceiling above tub was disgusting. Water temp was scalding one second and freezing the next. AC barely worked. Pull out bed was broken and corner of mattress fell though every time...More

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Thank Michelle W
Response from BWSandsGM, General Manager at Best Western Plus SandsResponded yesterday

Hello Thank You for the review of the property. I apologize that there was a water issue. We do agree the bathrooms are in need of renovations and we will be working on them in the fall. I do apologize that you felt the bathrooms...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This hotel has with its Dark Brown interior an old fashioned look but rooms are actually wellequipped, clean and with comfortable beds. The staff is very friendly and you Can buy a good breakfast in the sportspub next Door. However the trafic noise from the...More

Thank nannafischer
Reviewed 1 week ago

Juan - who is the front door greeter/concierge could not do enough for us, whether it was directions or restaurant suggestion. Bayside restaurant in the hotel serves a great and inexpensive breakfast.More

Thank dlprowse
Response from BWSandsGM, General Manager at Best Western Plus SandsResponded 1 week ago

Hello Thank You for the review of The Best Western Plus Sands. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with our service to be exceptional including Juan! We look forward to seeing you again on your next trip to Vancouver so we can give you...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
US$81 - US$449 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#40 Family Hotel in Vancouver
#45 Romantic Hotel in Vancouver
#48 Business Hotel in Vancouver
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$81 - US$449 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#40 Family Hotel in Vancouver
#45 Romantic Hotel in Vancouver
#48 Business Hotel in Vancouver
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Nearby
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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Debbie C
March 14, 2018|
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Response from Joyce T | Reviewed this property |
It’s about a 30-40 min walk(moderately paced)
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ozzycricketer
January 27, 2018|
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Response from ZLI | Reviewed this property |
Every room has a small fridge and a micro wave
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Q6713WXstephenp
January 21, 2018|
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Response from Brenda H | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a charge. I believe it is $17.00 a day.
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Room Tips
"High as possable to avoid noise"
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"514 top floor with balcony"
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"There is contruction going on just down the block so please ask for a room on the opposite side--it helps a..."