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Reviewed yesterday NEW

The place is a little on the older side, but it definitely is worth utilizing if you're just there for vacation and need a place to sleep. It's quite close to a large number of food options and is also very close to Stanley Park and the boat yard. I really liked having the convenience store immediately across the street...

Thank Warren M
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Need I say anymore? STAY HERE AT YOUR OWN RISK! Arrived 10th January 2017 put in room 301, looked clean at first sight, badly bitten during the night, woke to find bed full of bed bugs, disgusting! called night manager who offered an upgrade to another room 415, this was not an upgrade so refused then moved to a suite...

Thank nectarine
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is very well situated for a few action-packed days in central Vancouver. Not only is it in the best location for shops, has plenty of restaurants, all-night cafes and good transport links but is also walking disctance to most attractions and all for a very reasonable room rate. There are differences to the rooms however, with the small...

Thank Adionahina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location is great. The room was clean and small. The inconvenient is that is an old hotel, so you can hear everything that your neighbours say or do... not very private and suitable for people who wants to sleep and not to be awaken in the middle of the night by clubbing people and hear everything they are doing...

Thank Audrey P
Alberta, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly night staff! Nice updated room. Sheets were firthly & dirty . Called nite staff to get clean white sheets pillow cases and duvet cover. Pillow are stained yellow.. as guest had make my own bed. Won't be recommended to friends & family ... only good thing it's on strip of downtown nice staff. Half hr before calling again asked...

Thank sunshinebud09
Brasilia, DF
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is old and kind of ugly and there's no elevator, but they have the location as a strong point and the price, which is low. Some of the staff barely look at your face besides some nice cleaning ladies, one of the receptionists was Chinese and barely spoke english. There's no breakfast but you can find several places...

1Thank Camille C
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

The location is fantastic! It has Cora breakfast right next door and a lots of restaurants a stone throw away. Timber and Forage are about 30 m away, both are fantastic restaurants. You can walk to the Seabus, Stanley Park, downtown and Gastown. The hotel itself is adequate. It has the basics you need: comfortable bed, bathroom, fridge, TV with...

Thank Kiwigirl341
Buderim, Queensland
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

A very good location in Vancouver and very priceworthy. The hotel has refurbished rooms, is clean and friendly. I come here regularly and cannot think of anything to complain about. Ask for a riom to the side or on an upper floor, especially in the Summer. There is a taxi rank outside: most convenient. Taxi to airport is $35.

Thank Edelweiss_9
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 23 November 2016

We stayed here for two nights while visiting Vancouver. This hotel is fine if you're looking for a cheaper option in a great location. It's on Robson street which means it's really close to a lot of shops/ restaurants and its only a short walk to Stanley Park. However, the parking garage is a block away down a side street...

2Thank Dane_and_Jenny
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

My wife and I booked here for three nights while our floor in our house was being done. What a terrible place. Very run down, smelly and traces of bugs. We complained to the management and all they were concerned about was that we couldn't get our money back for the other two nights. We decided to take the loss...

Thank davevander

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Robson Street is a shopper's paradise. Whether a window shopper or a serious trendsetter, a fashionista or a dabbler, the crowd of independent boutiques, quirky one-off shops, and well-known luxury brands on Robson Street have something to cater for every itch in your wallet. As a result, it draws a diverse crowd, and the people-watching along this famous walking thoroughfare is a primary attraction. In between the clothing shops both high-street and budget-friendly are a number of cafes to lay down your load, as well as numerous specialty stores ranging in their wares from music, to art, to city souvenirs. Known as "Vancouver's Runway," if a new trend is on the rise, you'd spot it here first.
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Address: 1348 Robson Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 1C5, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver > Robson Street
Price Range: €43 - €115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Barclay Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 90
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“Find a room in another hotel. DO NOT STAY HERE!!!”
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 of 5 bubbles nectarine, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Better to book larger rooms”
 of 5 bubbles Adionahina, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Would skip dirty room. Off front street and quiet room.”
 of 5 bubbles sunshinebud09, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“First Floor at the back. Its less noisy and other floors have stairs, no elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles chrisseyl2016, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“They will check you in early if possible and hold your bags when you check out.”
 of 5 bubbles bobasheville, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
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