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    Sylvia Hotel

    1154 Gilford St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 2P6, Canada
    1 (604) 337-0939
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    • Excellent40%
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    Reviewed November 2, 2015

    A good piece of historical building! Well maintained and clean and tidy. It's old, so can't really expect all the modern stuff in the room, but it's clean and tidy. Very happen chosen in here and enjoyed the stay. Location wise is walkable distance to...More

    Thank Angus L
    Response from rdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded November 3, 2015

    Thank-you for your kind words about your stay with us. I feel like you that the Hotel is "well maintained and clean and tidy", We are 104 years old and our location is one of the selling features for guests wanting to stay here. We...More

    Reviewed November 1, 2015 via mobile

    Absolutely horrible experience! Unfriendly check in staff and if your batteries are dead in the tv remote and you call the front desk they take forever to bring you replacements. The building also stunk of mold and animals. I would not recommend this hotel period!More

    2  Thank Charlie T
    Response from rdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded November 3, 2015

    I am sorry that you did not get a quick response to replace the battery in the remote, I will review your comments with the Bellman and front desk crew. This hotel is one of the busiest in Vancouver and if it is not to...More

    Reviewed November 1, 2015

    This is a boutique hotel, but not a modern hotel what you'd expect in New York, but it has it's own special charm. The rooms are tiny but keep in mind that 100 years ago no one needed a big room. The rooms a re...More

    Thank 403Kit
    Response from rdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded November 3, 2015

    Thank-you for staying with us and taking the time to write a few comments about your stay with us. A very good tip to always book early if you would like to stay with us over the summer as we always sell out. When you...More

    Reviewed October 28, 2015

    We had a large bright corner room with three large windows overlooking English Bay...a stunning view. Yes, the WIFI was unreliable but we managed to check in on flights, etc. with help of friendly front desk folks. The location is great and the bus/transit system...More

    Thank GR44andM
    Response from rdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded October 30, 2015

    Thank-you for writing a few words about your stay at the Sylvia Hotel. I was happy to read you enjoyed your room. The lounge has live music every Wednesday and Thursday with great views of English Bay. Thank-you for your rating and scores and mentioning...More

    Reviewed October 27, 2015

    I'm a Vancouverite and a couple of times a year my wife and I 'run away' to the city from the burbs. We typically stay in 4 star hotels and have had nice experiences in most of them but none compare to the Sylvia. The...More

    Thank DupaPhil
    Response from rdyck, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded October 28, 2015

    I am sorry to inform you that it is too late, guests already know about us, nice try keeping the Sylvia Hotel a secret. We are over 104 years old and love our returning guests. When you mention things like cosy and clean, great caring...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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    September 14, 2017|
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    coffee maker
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    August 12, 2017|
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    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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    "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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    "The higher up, the better the view. If ask for west-side room, can see Stanley Park."
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    "Room 722 On the seventh floor is a suite, kitchen etc., and offers the best view of the Bay"
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