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Best Western Plus Sands

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Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

Room was clean and whilst tight we were able to fit 5 of us ok with the sofa bed and two queen beds. The Bathroom was very small though and quite dated. View from room was uninspiring over a back lane and demolished building. Bus...More

Thank James A
Reviewed November 19, 2016

I travelled with my 75 year old dad and we enjoyed the hotel and the location and the view. Bathroom was a little tight but bed was awesome. Staff were friendly and accommodating. Great restaurants around and close by.

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Reviewed November 19, 2016

Great location, near many good restaurants on Davies and other directions. Staff are great. In 2012 the hotel was undergoing reno's and we were very happy with our stay. In 2014 the hotel was what we expected and never wrote a review. Now in 2016...More

Thank Beezee12
Response from BWSandsGM, General Manager at Best Western Plus SandsResponded November 24, 2016

Hello Thank You for the review I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We are currently renovating the hotel again after some minor upgrades in 2012. We have still more work to do but have added new headboards, lamps, artwork and casegoods. We...More

Reviewed November 18, 2016

This hotel is steps away from beautiful English Bay. This is an acceptable hotel. It's clean. The staff are helpful. We could hear a baby crying several times through the night as well as someone coughing a lot. So our sleep was interrupted.....while mid week...More

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Response from BWSandsGM, General Manager at Best Western Plus SandsResponded November 19, 2016

Hello Thank You for the review of the property. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us except for the interrupted sleep. It is great to hear the staff was helpful as we strive for amazing service. We look forward to seeing you on...More

Reviewed November 17, 2016

We travel up to Vancouver every New Year's Eve and stay 3 or 4 days. We can't imagine staying anywhere but the Sands. Great staff, super location, excellent lounge and restaurant, very comfortable and clean rooms.......all of these things add up to a trip we...More

Thank rodnmartha
Response from BWSandsGM, General Manager at Best Western Plus SandsResponded November 18, 2016

Hello Thank You for the review of the property. I am glad you enjoy your annual trip to Vancouver for New Years Years Eve. Vancouver has so many great events for New Years including Fireworks in Coal Harbor. We look forward to seeing you again...More

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US$128 - US$431 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#45 Romantic Hotel in Vancouver
#48 Business Hotel in Vancouver
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US$128 - US$431 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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
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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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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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"Because of the street noise I suggest higher floors or rooms facing the back."
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"check with the desk, as always"
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"Saturday it have little music noise on 1st & 2nd floor 117&227"
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"Be careful of housekeeping"
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