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Pacific Spirit Hostel at UBC

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This property, a student residence, is more than 40 minutes bus ride ($3) from downtown. It is on the Campus of University of British Colombia (UBC) close to Wreck Beach, and the paths of Pacific Spirit park. So it is a quiet place to stay...More

Thank AndrewOttawa_Canada
Response from UBC_Accommodation, Manager at Pacific Spirit Hostel at UBCResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the amazing feedback. There are some express busses to downtown and also faster bus routes, so please inquire with our front desk about getting downtown. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the natural surroundings and took advantage of our great...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff were very courteous and helpful. The room was very clean and comfortable. The trees in the courtyard provided shade in the early mornings and evenings and added to the coolness of the room. It is a very good place for travellers who enjoy...More

Thank Olade24
Response from UBC_Accommodation, Manager at Pacific Spirit Hostel at UBCResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for spending your four nights with us. So happy to hear that you enjoyed the natural setting of the hostel. Please do come back and visit us again next time you are in Vancouver.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooms are clean, the bed good, there's plenty of space and the bathrooms and floors are separated by gender. The hostel is located on the UBC campus and is within walking distance to lots of coffee shops, restaurants and the bus stop from where...More

Thank Jana N
Response from UBC_Accommodation, Manager at Pacific Spirit Hostel at UBCResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the amazing feedback. We truly appreciate it. We are so glad to hear that you had a wonderful stay with us. We can't wait to host you again when you come back again for your second stay.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hostel located half an hour busing from downtown Vancouver. The single room with courtyard view was clean, bright, and sported a great computer desk. Bedding was as new, the feel on the stiff side as I like it. Kitchenette and common area large with freezer...More

Thank MacMerio
Response from UBC_Accommodation, Manager at Pacific Spirit Hostel at UBCResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for providing us with a detailed account of your stay and for your kind words. We truly appreciate it and are happy that you enjoyed your four nights with us. We hope that you will stay with us again next time you are...More

Reviewed August 30, 2017

I recommend this place although it is far away from the city center. It's a good place for travellers who like nature and tranquility because you can explore beautiful hiking trails just around the corner.More

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Response from UBC_Accommodation, Business Development Manager at Pacific Spirit Hostel at UBCResponded September 7, 2017

Thank you for staying with us and for the five-star stay! We are located on the UBC campus, within walking distance to the famous Wreck Beach as well as some of Vancouver's top museums and attractions. We are about a 20 minute drive to downtown...More

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May 29, 2018|
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Response from UBC_Accommodation | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. It usually takes about 30 minutes or so to get from downtown to UBC. Obviously rush hour would be longer. That being said, there is a major bus exchange on campus with lots of buses going to all... More
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"The single room on the 4th floor was everything I could ask for when arriving late at night."
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