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Hostelling International Vancouver Jericho Beach Hostel

Traveller (19)
Pool & Beach (7)
Room & Suite (2)
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good27%
  • Average22%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible14%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Fitness centre
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre
3 Star Hotel
Vancouver's hostel by the beach is located just 20 minutes from downtown and 10 minutes from the University of BC. At HI-Vancouver Jericho Beach you'll be surrounded by parkland and sandy beaches, with views of downtown Vancouver, Stanley Park, and the North Shore Mountains at your...
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Location and contact
1515 Discovery St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6R 4K5, Canada
9.1 km to Vancouver Intl Airport
92 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
4.9 km from Granville Island
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and husband came over from the Uk in an-emergency as our son who lives in Vancouver was in hospital. We had various private rooms over 10 days, all the Staff were so helpful, nothing was too much trouble for them. The cafe adjacent to...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been a lifetime HI member since 1972. This is the worst experience in all those years. My wife and I travelled from Vancouver Island for a Monday morning medical appointment hoping to defray some of the incredible costs of the trip by staying...More

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Reviewed October 12, 2017

I had heard about this hostel from people in my tour group, who were complaining about how terrible it was. I thought, hey it can't be that bad... oh how I was wrong. It's a real shame, because the hostel looks promising from the outside....More

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Response from HI-VancouverJericho, General Manager at Hostelling International Vancouver Jericho Beach HostelResponded October 25, 2017

I'm really sorry to hear about your experience. We take feedback like yours very seriously and thank you for providing it. As a seasonal property, we're fortunate to be able to begin new each year. We have changes underway to address many of the issues...More

Reviewed September 29, 2017

I do not have much experience with hostels so I cannot comment on this one in comparison to others. I do know although that this place could use a good thorough cleaning. Location is nice although, very close to the beach.

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Reviewed September 25, 2017

This is possibly the worst hostel I've ever stayed in. No plug sockets in the rooms, which are essentially large arm dorm-type rooms, with little privacy between huge rows of bunk-beds. The only place to charge your phone is out near reception, of which there...More

2  Thank Anna_Lucy132
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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Self-Serve Laundry
Price range
US$26 - US$81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$26 - US$81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveller (19)
Pool & Beach (7)
Room & Suite (2)
Dining (1)
West Point Grey
West Point Grey is one of the city’s oldest
neighbourhoods, especially known for its easygoing and
admired beachfronts. Locals crowd the Spanish Banks
and Jericho Beach, especially in the summer, where a
sprawling view of the English Bay awaits. The central
village is an oasis of sovereign shops, many of them
in local operation for years. The neighbourhood has a
more personal feeling to it, and can be a wonderful
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August 1, 2015|
Response from Hostelling_Canada | Property representative |
There is ample outdoor, paid parking directly in front of the hostel. There is no enclosed or covered parking in or around the park.
July 1, 2015|
Response from Hostelling_Canada | Property representative |
Hi Kernie! HI-Vancouver Jericho Beach is open to all travellers from May to mid-Septembers and caters exclusively to groups of 10 or more people the remainder of the year. For more information, please call 1.866.762.4122.
Room Tips
"Book a private room."
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"Since this is a hostel, the rooms tend to get quickly booked. Getting a bunk is easier."
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"They also offer private rooms"
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