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Best Western Plus Sands

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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed August 23, 2016

My first time in West Vancouver (from CA) so I wasn’t sure what to expect but the hotel was comfortable and reasonable for being located right by the beach. The bar downstairs was pretty cool and seemed to be “the Spot” to be at for...More

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Response from BWSandsGM, General Manager at Best Western Plus SandsResponded August 28, 2016

Hello All Thank You for the review of The Best Western Plus Sands. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us and enjoyed The Park Pub in the Lobby. We look forward to seeing you on your next trip to Vancouver.

Reviewed August 22, 2016

This hotel is a waste of time to stay at. We stopped there one night, got put in possible one of the oldest rooms there with a very outdated a/c unit that didn't work. We had to ask 4 times for them to check on...More

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Response from BWSandsGM, General Manager at Best Western Plus SandsResponded August 28, 2016

Hello Thank You for the review of our property. I am sorry you were unhappy with the room and agree its time for an update. We are currently in the process of updating the rooms. The hotel is adding new headboards lamp, artwork and Wallpaper....More

Reviewed August 20, 2016

The hotel is in a funky, eclectic part of town. Nice rooms, good pub attached to the hotel, 20 minutes from the airport, 10 minutes from the cruise port. We walked around the hotel neighborhood - lots of small, local restaurants to choose from, great...More

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Response from BWSandsGM, General Manager at Best Western Plus SandsResponded August 28, 2016

Hello Thank You for reviewing The Best Western Plus Sands. I am glad you enjoyed the hotel and found it to have everything it needs. We are currently updating the hotel and we look forward to seeing you in the near future when the renovations...More

Reviewed August 20, 2016

We had a lovely 2 night stay at Best Western. We loved the location, so close to the beach and lovely walkways and away from the hustle and bustle of the main business district, but still an easy quick bus trip into the main shopping...More

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Response from BWSandsGM, General Manager at Best Western Plus SandsResponded August 28, 2016

Hello Thank you for taking the time to review our property. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us and enjoyed being in English Bay and close to the beach. We look forward to seeing you on your next trip to Vancouver.

Reviewed August 20, 2016

This hotel is on a busy road in a main tourist area. It can get loud at times - traffic, restaurants with a/c, excited voices. The building is a bit older but still adequate. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful. Parking is accessed via...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
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Multilingual Staff
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Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$162 - US$437 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#40 Family Hotel in Vancouver
#45 Romantic Hotel in Vancouver
#48 Business Hotel in Vancouver
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$162 - US$437 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#40 Family Hotel in Vancouver
#45 Romantic Hotel in Vancouver
#48 Business Hotel in Vancouver
Room types
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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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"Be careful of housekeeping"
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"On the south side as the north side has a large construction site next door."
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"The higher the better. Davie street is not a quiet street."
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"Try to get a room on a higher floor on the ocean side."
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