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Sylvia Hotel

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Free Wifi
Breakfast Available
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I travelled to Vancouver to visit family. I booked a cosy queen room for the duration of my stay. It was perfect . Breakfast in the mornings overlooking English Bay, served by attentive staff, was a luxurious time to plan my day. When I invited...More

Thank Happyinsummer
Response from rossdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 1 week ago

5 stars, thank-you, we always appreciate comments from our Guests. The beach across the street is very popular and enjoyed by locals and tourists. When ever a guests compares us to "returning home" we cannot think of higher praise. We look forward to your next...More

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Reviewed October 9, 2017

Over the past 16 years of regular visits to this hotel the words "comfort, consistency and convenience" apply just as strongly as they did in 2001, and whilst the old-style elegance and charm of this old lady are still obviously patent there are ongoing noticeable...More

5  Thank dzumbino
Response from Ross D, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded October 11, 2017

Someone might think that some working at the hotel wrote the review. Thank-you for all your kind words and the mention of some of the benefits of staying with us. Mentioning the service offered by the staff and the hard work they do does not...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided not to drive home late from a show in 'town' & had our first visit to the Sylvia Hotel, which will not be our last! After enjoying a lovely stroll along English Bay, as it was a beautiful early May day, we enjoyed...More

Thank Dolores B
Response from rossdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank-you for spending your anniversary with us and making it an annual event going forward. We appreciate you taking the time to write a few words about your stay. I will post the review in the lunch room for the staff to enjoy. Always call...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited the Sylvia Hotel in the Family suite. Although building was old the room was comfortable and clean. Historical building with friendly staff. Beds were comfortable. Room provided excellent amenities eg. fridge, wifi Hotel right across from the beachMore

Thank lindapJ6071QQ
Response from rossdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank-you for staying with us. Not all rooms have fridges, but some are available if you request one to be brought up to your room if needed. The beach across the street and Stanley Park just blocks away make the location a great place to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Parking was easy and the reception staff were friendly and helpful. We had a comfortable room on the 6th floor, nice and quiet and with a bay view. I liked the slightly old fashioned ambience and the historic photos on the walls. We didn't eat...More

Thank Sandy B
Response from rossdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank-you for taking the time to write a review and post on this site. The location of the hotel is one of the best in the city in our opinion for the reasons you mentioned. We are a heritage site Hotel (107) years old. We...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$115 - US$264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#8 Best Value Hotel in Vancouver
#29 Family Hotel in Vancouver
#33 Romantic Hotel in Vancouver
#46 Business Hotel in Vancouver
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$115 - US$264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Best Value Hotel in Vancouver
#29 Family Hotel in Vancouver
#33 Romantic Hotel in Vancouver
#46 Business Hotel in Vancouver
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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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
...More
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Jay R
April 24, 2018|
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Response from Wineberry39 | Reviewed this property |
There is ample parking under the hotel and on the street. Paid parking is in effect on most of street parking but there are free spots on the adjacent streets but very difficult to find as most are reserved for residents... More
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Jay R
April 24, 2018|
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Response from supirocks | Reviewed this property |
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Martha T
March 12, 2018|
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Response from CanadaMaggie | Reviewed this property |
with 4 people its best value to take a taxi from the airport directly to the hotel. It will cost you about $35 which is very good for 4. Its fast, comfortable and simple. You can take sky train but it does not take you... More
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"Corner room large with 3 double beds and pull out couch as well as area to sit and chat"
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"Ask for a room in the main part, and a room up high with a view of the water."
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"Rooms in the newer addition don't seem to have very nice views."
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"Ask the front desk for what you want and they try their best to accommodate."
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