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Sylvia Hotel

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1154 Gilford St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 2P6 Canada See on map
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast Available
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3 Star accommodation
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All reviews stanley park overlooking english bay historic hotel denman street west end there is no air conditioning sea wall granville island an older hotel can't beat the location fabulous location lots of restaurants within easy walking distance visit vancouver few blocks lounge seawall
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a quaint little hotel located right on English Bay. The hotel was built in the early 1900’s and is under renovation at this time. I have stayed here several times and love the location, the staff and the food. A great place to...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank patriciacraig
Response from rossdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded yesterday

Thank-you for your comments and kind words about the service offered by the team. We appreciate your business and loyalty. Please do return so we can serve you again. When you do, please always book directly with the hotel to get the best rates and...More

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Reviewed September 11, 2018

We like historic buildings and learning about them. My most favourite part was all the old pictures from the past around the whole hotel. You could see the building being built to people in old bathing suits relaxing outside. We had a room above the...More

Date of stay: August 2018
3  Thank Picture_Perch
Response from rossdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded September 12, 2018

Yes we are a heritage site hotel in one of the best locations in the city as many guests have mentioned. We pride ourselves on the service our staff provide. I hope this is not your only visit to Vancouver and that you make time...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

So much history and nostalgia at this place. Have been there many times with my family over the years. First time was on our honeymoon over 38 years ago and still one of our favourite places to stay. If you get the chance, 801 is...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank Ralph D
Response from rossdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded yesterday

5 stars ! Thank-you, I agree with you 801 is a fantastic room with the best views of English Bay in the city. After 38 years or returning to the Sylvia Hotel, we appreciate your business and will try to continue to earn it for...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I love this place. Ace, at the bar is a friend of mine. Gets me my drinks for a large amount of money, but perfectly prepared. Ryan, the bar manager is excellent. Ron, the night auditor is terrific. Really. I normally give mixed reviews. Only...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank V3749VXtimr
Response from rossdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded yesterday

Thank-you Tim, I will pass on your comments to Ace, Ron and Ryan and will make sure we continue to earn your business. Thank-you for the 5 stars.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Sylvia over New Years and enjoyed it. The location was ideal for our needs. Right at English Bay, Stanley Park a short walk. The staff were really nice and allowed us to check in early. I would stay here again.

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank djulius
Response from rossdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank-you for joining us on New Years, so happy you brought in the new year with us. The staff will enjoy reading that you mentioned them. We will look forward to your return visit so we can serve you again.

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HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair access
Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Best Value
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Family
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Romantic
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Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Best Value
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Family
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Romantic
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Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
119
Price range
$98 - $149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sylvia Hotel Vancouver
Location
Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver > Central / West End
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Best Value
,
Family
,
Romantic
,
Business
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
119
Price range
$98 - $149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sylvia Hotel Vancouver
Location
Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver > Central / West End
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MaBear17
October 7, 2018|
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Response from tigerlilyoz | Reviewed this property |
You can email the Hotel direct and they will be able to advise you of their entertainment. They are very helpful. Contact details are on their website.
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Shantam
July 19, 2018|
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Response from B6642QYdenisb | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, did not see the question until just now. hmmm. In answer to the question, a friend of ours has stayed there on a number of occasions and has asked for a room on the older side of the hotel. He's been pretty lucky at... More
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Jay R
April 24, 2018|
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Response from Wineberry39 | Reviewed this property |
There is ample parking under the hotel and on the street. Paid parking is in effect on most of street parking but there are free spots on the adjacent streets but very difficult to find as most are reserved for residents... More
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"801 is the best in Vancouver"
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"Best rooms on beach side"
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"Ask for rooms on higher floors"
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Dec 6, 2018
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