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    Sylvia Hotel

    1154 Gilford St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 2P6, Canada
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    • Excellent40%
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed at the Sylvia twice for three days each over the course of a fortnight holidaying in Vancouver and BC from the UK. It is a quirky place.. You don't get air conditioning, but the windows open ! The rooms are not standard sizes,...More

    Thank Peregrino S
    Response from Ross D, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 1 week ago

    I enjoyed reading your review about your stay at the Sylvia Hotel. We are a heritage site hotel over 106 years old in a fantastic location. I the know the staff will appreciate that you noticed their service and quality of the food and beverage....More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My wife and I, both seniors from the UK, stayed here for 3 nights at the end of August. Everything as expected from other TripAdvisor reviews, i.e. a historic hotel, well appointed, clean, comfortable and good English Bay location. Plenty of good eating options, either...More

    Thank CaseyGarden
    Response from Ross D, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Ending your review with "RECOMMENDED" is high praise and we appreciate the kind words about your stay with us. Our location is often mentioned but I believe it is the service that keeps guests coming back. Historic, clean, well appointed and comfortable all words I...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Quiet and classy with all the old school charm of days gone by can be found at the Sylvia. Recent model in lobby & restaurant has been done so well it looks as though it has been there forever. Only reason why I know is...More

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    Response from Ross D, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Welcome back, thank-you for your comments about the reno's, we are so happy that you approve. We get so many great comments about the comfort of the beds (after all we do sell sleep) Please keep returning and we will always work hard to earn...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I have stated at the Sylvia hotel several times over the last 30 years. This time the service was again excellent. The rooms are all different. No air conditioning, but the windows open! I like the location on English Bay. Great walking and restaurants nearby.

    Thank Lora L
    Response from Ross D, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    We appreciate your business and will work hard to get a 5 star rating. Thank-you for your comments on this site. The location is great and close to everything required by most guests. The staff will enjoy the mention of their service.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    My wife, 5 year old daughter and myself stayed for only one night at the end of our 3 week camping trip in BC. It was a perfect way to end our amazing holiday and we knew it would be as we have stayed at...More

    1  Thank royb1968
    Response from Ross D, General Manager at Sylvia HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Welcome back and thank-you for already booking next year. The location is often mentioned first, however the service and quality of food and beverage are also often mentioned. We are so happy that you ending your camping trip with us. Please travel safe and we...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Breakfast Available
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$113 - US$245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #7 Best Value Hotel in Vancouver
    • #33 Romantic Hotel in Vancouver
    • #33 Family Hotel in Vancouver
    • #46 Business Hotel in Vancouver
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 119
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    • West End
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    languid lines of beachfront. English Bay and Sunset
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    Rvp959
    14 September 2017|
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    Response from Sarah E | Reviewed this property |
    There is a Starbucks right across the street though!
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    Trainsboston
    12 August 2017|
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    Response from Ross D | 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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    15 July 2017|
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    Response from lrk365 | Reviewed this property |
    No in-room safe but as noted by other reviewer you are able to utilize a deposit box at the reception desk. We left our computers and other items in the room with no issue. Never felt that our belongings would not be safe... More
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