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YWCA Hotel Vancouver

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   733 Beatty Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2M4, Canada (Downtown)
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Ranked #30 of 97 hotels in Vancouver
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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St. Andrews, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The YWCA is an affordable place to stay in downtown Vancouver. I would say it is somewhere between a hostel and a hotel. You have a shared kitchen and shared bathrooms but individual rooms. It stays clean and is quite. Within walking distance to most everything in Vancouver.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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13 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great budget hostel option. Small rooms, but what do you expect? The staff are lovely, always looking to help you in whatever way is required. The bathroom situation is not great, but this is a hostel after all. There are either hall bathrooms with 1 shower in. I never had to wait when I needed to use one of these.... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was quite pleased with my stay at the YWCA. I needed a place to stay in Vancouver for one night close to the city train stations as I had a flight early the next morning. The location couldn't have been better! Close to all the shops, eateries and train stations in the city centre but not on a super... More

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Markham, Ontario, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was clean and well apportioned. Bed linens were white & very clean. Bathroom was clean. The front desk clerks were friendly and helpful. I wish they served breakfast, at least, a continental. But, fast food places abound nearby, so, not a problem; though, it'd been nice to have had coffee/tea in the room. Quiet & peaceful neighborhood. About... More

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36 reviews 36 reviews
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room has all the basics that you need without having any unnecessary luxuries although that does unfortunately include Wi-Fi which you have to pay for, only like $3 so nothing worth getting upset over. One thing that I did find slightly uncomfortable was having a shared bathroom although as long as you make sure to lock the door you... More

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hobart
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108 reviews 108 reviews
35 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my first stay at a YWCA establishment, and what a pleasant surprise it was. The hotel is located close to restaurants and supermarkets, and not far from the river where you catch the aquabus to Granville Market. Our ensuite rooms were spotlessly clean, with good beds and pillows. The bathroom was small but very presentable. We happened to... More

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Illinois
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a room with private bath. The room was clean & decorated well. The room was on the small size, but comfortable. Bathroom had shower & toilet. Sink was within the room and there was a hair dryer. Good amount of cable channels on tv. Good convenient location - there was a SevenEleven and McDonalds within walking distance. Public... More

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Kelowna, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is very comfortable to stay. The location of it is in a charming place. It is just beside of the BC place and the BC place stadium is viewable from the room window. Its a convenient hotel which is near to the main attractions of the downtown Vancouver. Lastly, the hotel staffs are friendly and room service is... More

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Victoria, Canada
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here with a group from university for about 4 nights. Couldn't comment on the pricing as it was all included in my trip. Internet is not included, Wi-Fi is about $3 a day if I can remember.. possibly more to use one of their internet terminals. Beds were fairly comfortable, made daily. We had our own bathroom with shower,... More

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Montreal, Canada
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5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Stayed here for only one night. I didn't reserve the rooms with semi-private bathroom, and got this nice double room with two beds. Overall a decent room worthy of the price. No free wifi in the room. Located near Yaletown, BC place, skytrain station and gastown.

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Address: 733 Beatty Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2M4, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver > Downtown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — YWCA Hotel Vancouver 2.5*
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Vancouver #27 Family Hotel in Vancouver #38 Romantic Hotel in Vancouver #39 Business Hotel in Vancouver
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YWCA Hotel Vancouver offers a warm welcome to all travellers and is a comfortable, safe and affordable place to stay at the heart of downtown's arts and entertainment scene. All rooms are private and there’s a choice to suit your needs and budget - from single rooms to quints. The modern 155 room facility has air-conditioning, mini-fridges, telephones, TVs, guest area kitchens, wireless Internet access, laundry rooms, a coffee bar in our lobby and meeting rooms! The YWCA Hotel is just a stroll away from Robson Street, the city's shopping and restaurant mecca. Other nearby neighbourhoods worth exploring include Historic Gastown, Chinatown and trendy Yaletown. The YWCA Hotel was the recipient of the Best Bargain hotel in the 2009 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards and recently received TripAdvisor 2011 Certificate of Excellence. Come and discover for yourself why YWCA Hotel is worth checking into! ... more   less 
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