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BEST WESTERN PLUS Downtown Vancouver

3.0 of 5 718 Drake Street (at Granville), Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 2W6, Canada
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    4 of 5 stars
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London, Canada
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86 reviews 86 reviews
23 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The hotel is nice and clean, but it goes down from there. The street outside is packed with street people and crappy stores. I would pay more to stay in another area nearer gas town or the pier. The hotel was also very busy with only 2 elevators located in a cramped hall. If you could get on the elevator... More

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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110 reviews 110 reviews
18 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Booked by Travelsphere, our tour operator, this hotel is well situated downtown for a lot of Vancouver attractions. We mostly walked and were able to access Kitsilano via the Burrard Street bridge,False creek and the many restaurants in Yaletown as well as being only about 30 mins from Canada Place and the excellent Tourist information office in a straightforward north... More

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BWDT, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Downtown Vancouver, responded to this review

Dear ChrisC46 of Basingstoke, United Kingdom, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience with us. I am happy to hear of your enjoyable stay with us. I was delighted to hear that you enjoyed your guest room and the included conveniences. Many guests also comment on our convenient Downtown Vancouver location and was glad that you... More

Denver, Colorado
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great place for a couple of 65+ travelers to stay. Closeby connivance for eating, snacks, and minor shopping. We used a cab for everything else. Cruise port did not have provision for hotel shuttles, so had to pay for a cab (that was unexpected). Desk agent at checkin kept referring to our room as a suite (and I did not... More

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BWDT, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Downtown Vancouver, responded to this review

Dear Silver S of Denver, Colorado, Thank you for choosing to stay with us in Downtown Vancouver. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, especially our convenient Downtown location for dining out and shopping. For your next Vancouver cruise, you may be interested in our Cruise Transfer Package. Our Cruise Transfer Package includes 1 night’s... More

San Antonio, Texas
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112 reviews 112 reviews
26 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The party of four with whom I was traveling stayed at this hotel our final two nights in B.C. We found it comfortable and pleasant in every respect ... good value for the money. Enjoyed the restaurant associated with the hotel too. Didn't realize Granville was such a "party street" but I felt comfortable going for a walk at 2:00... More

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BWDT, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Downtown Vancouver, responded to this review

Dear Playaman47 of San Antonio, Texas, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. I am pleased to hear that you found your stay with us to be comfortable, pleasant and good value for money. We hope to welcome you and your party back to the hotel and Vancouver soon. Sincerely, Shannon Gu + Hotel Team More

victoria, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

get in quick before the view is gone, and save some money to park. other than that pretty average. staff friendly, great location, construction has early start so no heavy drinking the night before or you will pay a further price, white spot downstairs good for breakfast.

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BWDT, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Downtown Vancouver, responded to this review

Dear Michael S of Victoria, Canada, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience with us. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed our convenient Downtown location and on-site White Spot restaurant. We are also continually working with our neighbourhood partners to ensure that all of our guests enjoy their stay. Thank you for bringing your... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at BW downtown for 3 nights, our last nights in Canada. It proved to be a hotel with an good location next to Granville Island and close to the city centre. They had a free shuttle drop-off service in the downtown area (not to the airport) and fast Wifi.

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BWDT, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Downtown Vancouver, responded to this review

Dear Erik B, Thank you for choosing to stay with us on your way home and for your comments. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to welcome you back to the hotel and Vancouver soon. Sincerely, Shannon Gu + Hotel Team More

Singapore, Singapore
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was our 1st visit to Vancouver. We did a rockies tour prior to checking in Best Western Plus Downtown Vancouver in the evening. The location was convenient with convenience store just across the road. The check in process was smooth. The penthouse suite was beautifully decorated with spacious living area, dining area, kitchen, bedroom and bathroom. There were 2... More

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BWDT, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Downtown Vancouver, responded to this review

Dear fenniechong of Singapore, Singapore, Thank you for choosing to stay with us for your 1st visit to Vancouver! I am ecstatic that learn that you enjoyed our stay in our Penthouse Suite. Our recently updated Penthouse Suite features a King Size bed, kitchen, separate living and dining area with an en-sute Jacuzzi and balcony facing the False Creek area.... More

Regina, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for three nights and I enjoyed everything about my stay. The room was a great size, very clean (just like the rest of the hotel), and the staff was very friendly. There is a restaurant attached to the hotel which is very convenient, but even if you don't feel like eating at the "White Spot", its not... More

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BWDT, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Downtown Vancouver, responded to this review

Dear PolinaVol of Regina, Canada, Thank you for choosing to stay with us and was happy to hear of your great stay, noting the cleanliness and staff friendliness. The hotel is located by Downtown Vancouver’s trendy Yaletown district with many restaurant options. I was glad that you too found it to be a great spot to enjoy some of Vancouver’s... More

jerusalem
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The best western hotel in downtown Vancouver is very nice. The room was spacious and clean and bed was comfortable. Staff very helpful! It was also affordable - we got a deal for staying 4 nights. It is located not very far from downtown - a short bus ride. The bus stop is close by, however prepare exact change for... More

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BWDT, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Downtown Vancouver, responded to this review

Dear abc846 of Jerusalem, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. I was happy to hear of your great stay with us, noting our spacious guest rooms, cleanliness and your great staff interactions. I am also delighted to hear that you found our Downtown location to be convenient for exploring Vancouver with. For your next... More

Barry, Wales, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
9 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for two nights before an Alaska cruise. Very comfortable hotel and great location. The room was very high standard and food on offer in the attached restaurant was excellent.. It's in a good location for the main shopping areas .

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BWDT, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Downtown Vancouver, responded to this review

Dear Gill W of Barry, Wales, United Kingdom, Thank you for choosing to stay with us before your Alaska cruise. It was great to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel and Vancouver soon! Sincerely, Shannon Gu + Hotel Team More

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Address: 718 Drake Street (at Granville), Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 2W6, Canada
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Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver
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Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Downtown Vancouver 3*
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