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Urban Hideaway Guesthouse

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06/11/2017 06/12/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This "guesthouse" or "hostel" was terrible. We had just driven a few hours from Whistler in pouring rain and were tired. We arrived at 6pm and we were met with some guy in dreadlocks (another guest) and the owner, Patrick who said "where have you been? You have made us wait for you since midday" - it's not like we...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great location. Very helpful host who told us how to navigate the area on a budget. Visiting with the younger adventure seekers at breakfast was priceless. Close to everything. Gladly come here again.

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Beaumont, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at the Urban Hideaway while taking a course at the very nearby B.C.I.T. Arriving from the airport, it's a short walk from the station in Gastown and everything else downtown Vancouver has to offer. The breakfast offers a beautiful bounty of cereals, muffins, fresh fruits, herbs, bacon, eggs and toast. Whatever you need to start your adventure for...

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Buderim
Reviewed January 17, 2017

This guesthouse is quirky, clean and friendly. A lovely breakfast is available each morning. Host is very friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. The guesthouse provides you with privacy, yet there are opportunities (at breakfast) to converse with other guests. We really enjoyed our stay here. Thanks Patrick

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Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

The Urban hideaway guesthouse is probably the best place to stay when you're in Vancouver! Patrick is a great host and answers all your questions and prepares the best breakfast you could imagine! I booked 1 night first and decided to stay 3 more nights - I don't regret it at all! I hope to be back soon! Cheers Patrick!

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1Thank Florian R
Brossard, Canada
Reviewed September 5, 2016

Great staff that makes you feel like you are visiting a friend. I was only there for 1 night but Patrick, the owner, took care of me like I was is only client! It's a small and warm place, very welcoming and located right in the city center, close to Granville St. and all the theaters and bars. Would recommend...

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Chamonix
Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

We stayed for two nights in a double bedroom at the front with shared bathroom. Patrick's guesthouse has an excellent location couple of blocks from two metro stations. It's centrally located to downtown/city centre, the waterfront , historic gastown and chinatown. The room was comfortable with a private sink, comfy bed, fitted with tv and DVD player and we had...

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2Thank SydneyFamily2011
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed August 26, 2016

Although this is listed on online search engines as a hostel, that doesn't do it justice. It's more of a bed-and-breakfast. My friend and I stayed here for two nights while traveling. The property is a historic rowhouse -- seemingly the last remaining one in the neighborhood -- flanked by modern buildings on both sides, hidden behind a yellow door...

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2Thank christinepaints
Reviewed August 25, 2016

This old house tucked away in the city centre has an amazing and rich history which Patrick the manager is more than happy to tell you all about. The guesthouse is warm and welcoming and the beds in the dorm room were some of the comfiest I've ever encountered travelling. Patrick is very interesting to talk to and extremely helpful...

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2Thank Lord Jacob S
Canada
Reviewed August 24, 2016

Conveniently located to many of the sights and transportation hubs. We took the train from the airport and easily walked from the City Centre stop to the Guesthouse. It was also within easy walking distance to Canada Place, harbour front, and Gas Town. Buses to Granville Island and Stanley Park were also nearby. We bused to Granville Island and walked...

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Gastown
A visit to Gastown is like turning back the clock and stepping into a bygone era. With the distinction of being Vancouver's oldest neighborhood, the many plaques that stud the cobbled streets of Gastown tell the story of its colorful past, giving Vancouver's history a more lively presence here than anywhere else. Having been originally founded around a popular worker's saloon, it's no wonder that today some of Vancouver's best micro-breweries, creative cocktail joints, and corner bars can be found in this area. Classical charm suffuses its many vintage boutiques and the brick-built structures that an army of creative professionals call home.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )

Additional Information about Urban Hideaway Guesthouse

Address: 581 Richards St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2Z5, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver > Gastown
Price Range: $77 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“Private rooms with comfy beds”
Ada_Ubrezi, Jul 10, 2016 | Read review
“Front of house on street side gets more sun and air but smaller room.”
NicaraguaYogini, Jun 9, 2016 | Read review
“feather bed...”
CJRR83, Jan 28, 2016 | Read review
“get a single room”
G5375NUjamesw, Jan 3, 2016 | Read review
“There's only one dorm at the guest house, it's very popular so book in advance or you might miss out!”
83langh, Dec 10, 2015 | Read review
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