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Hotel at the Waldorf

07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is pretty great if you only need it for sleeping and freshening up. It was exactly what me and my girlfriend needed. The staff at the desk were amazing. We arrived a few hours before checkin and they allowed us to store our luggage before checkin. My only complaint was the the bed was exceptionally firm. We like...

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Reviewed 17 March 2017

Older but well cared for property. Easy to access downtown and Chinatown. Restaurant on site was nice and not too pricey. The staff were really friendly , the room was very comfy & clean. Room was a little on the small side and the heating system seemed only adequate, but perfectly acceptable. No-frills, Starbucks and Bus stop just in front...

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Europe
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Price is good, that’s about it. The room was small and dingy. Don’t think I’d stay here again. (disclaimer – I opted for the cheapest room – others might be nicer) The Waldorf is out of the center of town, on a busy main road. There’s a discount supermarket across the road. The hotel has a free parking lot next...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Convenient location and though the room was somewhat dated it was clean and comfortable. Welcoming staff, free parking and free wifi made this very good value. Good connection to public transport (bus stop directly in front and opposite to the hotel). No elevator and pillows too soft. That's about all I didn't like.

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GM-WaldorfHotel, Manager at Hotel at the Waldorf, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your recent experience at Hotel at the Waldorf. We really appreciate your comments. We will continue to do our best to ensure our guests always receive great service and have pleasant stay. Thanks again for choosing Hotel at the Waldorf, we look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Victoria
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Thougth I'd take a chance on this place based on the pics and location. They totally got me with the pics and the "no two rooms are alike". This place should charge maybe the same price as a hostel .....40 bucks would seem fair for one towel for two days, bad internet, bad tv reception (what's this 1977). Pillows were...

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GM-WaldorfHotel, Front Office Manager at Hotel at the Waldorf, responded to this review

We appreciate that you took the time to write a review about Hotel at the Waldorf. Thank you for recognizing our hard working staff, they do appreciate it. We strive to make the most of our guests experiences and stay. I am sorry we were not able to address any of these issues while you were with us. We do...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

So on arrival impressions weren't that great the place looks run down and smells damp and old. The room itself wasn't actually that bad at all it was clean and comfortable and did the job for the two nights we were there. There's also a really nice place called yolks just a short walk down the road which does awesome...

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GM-WaldorfHotel, Front Office Manager at Hotel at the Waldorf, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review about our hotel. We value your candid comments, and will work towards improving these issues. We respect that you noticed a certain odor during your stay, and will investigate this matter and rectify any problems. Thank you for supplying us with your remarks, and helping us address for future guests. Thank you.

Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

The hotel was clean and we loved the retro decor. Bed and overall room was good and the staff was amazing. The front desk staff was very friendly and answered all my questions. The area was just ok. Convenient store in front of the hotel but homeless people too. the price of our stay was amazing.

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GM-WaldorfHotel, Front Office Manager at Hotel at the Waldorf, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your recent experience at Hotel at the Waldorf. We really appreciate your comments. We will continue to do our best to ensure our guests always receive great service and have pleasant stay. Thanks again for choosing Hotel at the Waldorf, we look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Kent, the host on the desk, was extremely helpful getting me organised and orientated for my stay in Vancouver after having just arrived from overseas. Felt very safe, very well looked after, room was clean, comfy bed, Kent even carried my heavy bag for me up the stairs. Convenient location - grocery store across road, bus stop right outside.

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GM-WaldorfHotel, Front Office Manager at Hotel at the Waldorf, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review Hotel at the Waldorf. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, and value your feedback. Thank you once again. Our warmest regards from the staff at Hotel at the Waldorf.

Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

After a night out with my spouse, we decided not to travel the hour home. We found this little gem just outside downtown on the East side. The staff was really helpful and friendly. The only downside really was we arrived during filming and they had limited spots for parking available. The staff offered us other locations which was nice....

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ManagementWaldorf, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel at the Waldorf, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We appreciate the time you took to provide your remarks. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay, and hope to have you visit us again. The team at Hotel at The Waldorf.

Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

For sure the hotel is not in the best part of town, but was lead to believe it was a 3 star and from the photos it looked funky and definitely worth the visit. When you go in, it has that warm 40s grandma charm to it, the front desk staff are friendly and welcoming. Once you get to your...

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GM-WaldorfHotel, Manager at Hotel at the Waldorf, responded to this review

Thank you for your candid review of our hotel. We regret that you experienced some housekeeping issues that should have been addressed prior to your stay. We will endeavor to review these cleaning oversights with our housekeepers to ensure that it does not happen again, and look to get the broken items repaired as soon as possible. Our aim is...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel at the Waldorf is a creative hub in the heart of East Vancouver where contemporary art, music, food and culture convene under one roof.The complex consists of twenty nine recently refurbished retro style hotel rooms, "The Bottle Shop" liquor store, "The Nonna's Table" restaurant, the world famous "Tiki Bar", "Hideaway" and "Tabu" live music nightclubs. Hotel at the Waldorf joins a new wave of Vancouver businesses that are conversing with the city, setting a benchmark for culture and hospitality. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel at the Waldorf

Address: 1489 East Hastings St., Vancouver, British Columbia V5L 1S4, Canada (Formerly The Waldorf Hotel)
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver
Price Range: $57 - $109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel at the Waldorf 2*
Number of rooms: 29
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Who knows.”
dooerelli, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The front desk chooses the room you get! Had a decent room. Was on a quiet floor.”
  • Shot from west side of hotel.
fijibowler, 13 May 2016 | Read review
“Quieter in a room off of a street.”
jimgD7780IG, 6 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the 120s are in the wing of the hotel away from the bar and the bar noise, but all rooms get a lot of street noise.”
344saraj, 7 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Deluxe Queen on side facing east.”
257tn, 4 Jul 2015 | Read review
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