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Best Western Plus Sands

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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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3 Star accommodation
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All reviewsdavie streetstanley parkbayside loungebw sandsgreat locationenglish bay beachwest endstreet noisesea wallwould stay here againtop flooran older hotelbus stoptim hortonsfront desk staffgranville islandhotel restaurant
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Reviewed yesterday

We stayed here as a family of 4 in August 2018 for 2 nights. Probably a nice Hotel / Motel in it's day - but tired now. - We looked out over tower block construction works out the back although we didn't hear too much...More

Thank palmerandy
Response from BWSandsGM, General Manager at Best Western Plus SandsResponded yesterday

Hello Thank You for the review of our property. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us minus the upgrades the hotel requires. We are working to repair everything you mentioned over the winter season. We have bathroom renovations and new carpet scheduled to...More

Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel was perfect for viewing the Celebration of Lights. It was 1 block away from English Bay, where the fireworks display was for the evening. Limited parking area for guests, get there early if you want one. No extra fee for the limited parking. NO...More

Thank Cynthia W
Response from BWSandsGM, General Manager at Best Western Plus SandsResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Thank You for the review of The Best Western Plus Sands Hotel. I am glad you enjoyed your upgrade during your stay with us especially since you were here for the Celebration of Lights. It is also great that you enjoyed all of the...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stayed 3 nights before our cruise and found this ok for a stop over , pros are the staff are all great the bar / restaurant serve fantastic meals and drinks , the location is good close to all good restaurants / cons lifts are...More

1  Thank Michael N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent 11 days at the hotel. It is in a great location, very near English Bay. Like other reviewers have commented, the lifts were usually out of order, but I was lucky being on the 1st floor. The staff were wonderful and my room was...More

Thank Melanie L
Response from BWSandsGM, General Manager at Best Western Plus SandsResponded 6 days ago

Hello Thank You for the review of The Best Western Plus Sands. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us and found the hotel to have everything you needed minus a couple of pesky elevators. The Elevators have been running great to recently after...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for a few nights in May a family of 4. Comfortable beds and fresh decor but the bathroom could be updated a bit and noisy aircon attached to the windows I’m sure could be improved. Location perfect for exploring Vancouver. Walks along the beach...More

Thank Sam I
Response from BWSandsGM, General Manager at Best Western Plus SandsResponded 6 days ago

Hello Thank You for the review of the property. I am glad you and your family enjoyed your stay with us. It is great to hear you took in the area and everything it had to offer. The Seawall is great. We look forward to...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Business Center with Internet Access
Wheelchair access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
$66 - $436 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#40 Family Hotel in Vancouver
#45 Romantic Hotel in Vancouver
#48 Business Hotel in Vancouver
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
$66 - $436 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#40 Family Hotel in Vancouver
#45 Romantic Hotel in Vancouver
#48 Business Hotel in Vancouver
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Nearby
West End
A hodgepodge of landscapes, the West End combines
verdant gardens and blocky modern architecture, with
Victorian bits and Edwardian bobs in between. It is a
paradise for takeout food, take-away coffee, and
perhaps incongruously, some of Vancouver's most
languid lines of beachfront. English Bay and Sunset
Beach invite swimmers, strollers, and picnic-lovers to
take in dusk settling over the water, or to jog along
...More
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rainebana41
August 8, 2018|
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Response from katie066 | Reviewed this property |
if you are making a reservation online or via phone they almost always ask for a credit card #. They do not charge the card until you check in , and you can certainly pay with cash in person. They just take the number to... More
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Debbie C
March 14, 2018|
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Response from Joyce T | Reviewed this property |
It’s about a 30-40 min walk(moderately paced)
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ozzycricketer
January 27, 2018|
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Response from ZLI | Reviewed this property |
Every room has a small fridge and a micro wave
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"The rooms at back look over construction. High and Front for a view of the beach and away from the noise."
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"corner suite"
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"higher floors are better and ask for an ocean view (hopefully they clean the windows!)"
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"High as possable to avoid noise"
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