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Sylvia Hotel

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  • Excellent41%
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  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The valet met us with professional service. We had been driving all day.....stressed.....we were kinda grumpy but these staff were friendly and helpful. They stored our kayaks and assisted us to get into our rooms quickly so we could relax.

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Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed October 9, 2017

Over the past 16 years of regular visits to this hotel the words "comfort, consistency and convenience" apply just as strongly as they did in 2001, and whilst the old-style elegance and charm of this old lady are still obviously patent there are ongoing noticeable...More

2  Thank dzumbino
Response from Ross D, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded October 11, 2017

Someone might think that some working at the hotel wrote the review. Thank-you for all your kind words and the mention of some of the benefits of staying with us. Mentioning the service offered by the staff and the hard work they do does not...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Yes, there are minor annoyances which could be mentioned, but they are inconsequential compared to what this hotel represents: It's not the grandest old dame of Vancouver's hospitality sorority, but Sylvia, with its location and the attitude of its staff, is the kindest and most...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Location Overlooking the gorgeous English Bay, at the end of the West End, together forming the most homely and stunning parts of Vancouver. Some rooms may look out to the bay and the Rockies beyond that or you will have the view as soon as...More

2  Thank RickieJ
Response from bobbyGRichmond, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank-you for your kind words and description of the room you stayed in. We have 18 different room types all different sizes and views. The location is often mentioned for the reasons you also mentioned. We were so happy that you finally did get a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed four nights at this character-filled hotel by English Bay ! The restaurant service was friendly ! The food was tasty ! The music nights added to the atmosphere. Being able to run along the seawall was a highlight ! Close to catch buses to...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room Service
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
$112 - $234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#7 Best Value Hotel in Vancouver
#29 Family Hotel in Vancouver
#33 Romantic Hotel in Vancouver
#46 Business Hotel in Vancouver
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
$112 - $234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 Best Value Hotel in Vancouver
#29 Family Hotel in Vancouver
#33 Romantic Hotel in Vancouver
#46 Business Hotel in Vancouver
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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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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Bren S
December 8, 2017|
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Response from Ryan H | Property representative |
yes we have elevators, in fact one of the first in western Canada, and the front desk staff would love to store your bags at no charge.
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Rvp959
September 14, 2017|
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Response from bobbyGRichmond | Property representative |
coffee maker
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Trainsboston
August 12, 2017|
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Response from Ryan H | Property representative |
Yes, we do have rooms that we do not allow pets of any kind, Please call the hotel and for the dates you want and requests a non pet friendly room for your stay.
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Room Tips
"avoid room 810"
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"I had a room with street view and it was full ok."
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"We had a 2nd floor room at the back of the hotel and were pleased. A view room would be spectacular."
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"Rooms with view of English Bay (across the street) are great."
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