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BEST WESTERN PLUS Sands

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1755 Davie Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 1W5, Canada
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have stayed here a few times in the past and would normally give this hotel a 4 star rating (one extra star for the great location). However, this review is for the suite we stayed in. Each floor has one suite with the bedroom located directly behind the elevator shafts. Loud thumps all night! Also, the ice and vending... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel as part of a tour group, and everything said in previous posts could be repeated here. The location is fun, as who doesn't like to just walk a block and a half to the beach? The bus system in Vancouver is very good and affordable, and there is a stop right across from the hotel.... More

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is an older hotel, but well kept. Close to the downtown. The staff friendly and helpful. Rooms are clean and well maintained. Close to Stanley Park, English Bay and lots of places to eat. right across the street you can get your Tim Horton's. Transportation for bus at the main doors. Parking is extra.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This hotel is well located an easy distance from Stanley Park and with public transport in easy reach. The staff were fantastic help (had an issue with a lost bag on an airline that they helped greatly with). The bar and eatery attached was good value. The bathrooms need updating, the sheets were a little "prickly" and the lift jerked... More

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Walpole, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is not a 5 star hotel, but it is clean and in an accessible area. The English Bay is right down the street, which is a great place for walking along the sea wall and Stanley Park. There are a lot of restaurants in the area and the bus is across the street. This hotel is a bit cheaper... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The best aspect of the Sands is its location; a mere hop and skip from the beach, surrounded by a plethora of dining options, and within a short walk of Stanley Park and Granville Island. The property itself is adequate. Management has done an admirable job of putting on a modern and updated facade, but even a cursory inspection will... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We didn't realise that this hotel is in the heart of Vancouver's LGBTQ quarter ... and it's all the more friendly for it! Ask for a mountain view room - they're quieter than the road-facing rooms. There was a nasty smell in our room on the first night and the hotel was full, so we couldn't change until the second... More

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Powell River, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stay here often and are always pleased with the staff and the room. Comfortable beds, well appointed bathroom, free Wifi and right down at English Bay. The rooms are bright with a large window, and spacious. The drain in the sink and bathtub were very slow draining. Just outside the hotel is Denman and Davie streets, chalk full of... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect location in Vancouver: close to English Bay, beach, restaurants & shops. In half an hour you can walk to downtown. Busstop nearby. In front of the hotel is a bike rental. Rooms are comfortable and clean, with excellent beds. Parking (payed) is behind the hotel. We had a room at the backside of the hotel; our sleep was disturbed... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A spacious and comfortable room, with clean and good facilities. the decor is a little tired, but this is more than compensated for by the pleasant and helpful staff. The restaurant/bar serves pretty standard fare and is quite adequate. breakfast was very good. Situated so close to the beach makes this hotel a good place to stop over in Vancouver... More

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Address: 1755 Davie Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 1W5, Canada
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Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver
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Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Sands 3*
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The Best Western Plus Sands Hotel is situated across the street from the beach at beautiful English Bay and world famous Stanley Park. Shopping, Vancouver Aquarium, Concert Venues and international restaurants are only moments away. 100% Non Smoking and a Zero Waste Property. ... more   less 
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