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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2015

Great location, easy to get to from train station and airport and walking distance to pretty much anything you need. Room was decent and beds were nice and big - king single at least. Bar/restaurant downstairs was cool to have there, but truthfully not all that much fun when I went. The included breakfast was actually just a muffin and...

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Reviewed 21 October 2015 via mobile

Was there for one night only thankfully. The wooden floors on my level we're wet and dirty. Didn't get much rest coz they had loud music going and people were shouting all night. My room was okay, very cold though. Staff is fine.

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Trento, Italy
Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

This place is amazingly located, gastown the coolest area in vancouver, the hostel has a pub downstairs... Party vibe! Thin walls .. When someone slams a door you d hear from another room! Old building, wood noisy floor.... But 2 stars for bed bugs in some rooms, and is not accettable after many complains those still in some rooms!

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Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

I have stayed in numerous hostels in Vancouver as a solo traveller and would say that the Cambie gastown was by far the best. It is a hostel so I wasn't expecting much more than a bed to crash on, and that's all I really got, a sweaty room with strangers. However I'd recommend this place just because of the...

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Williams Lake, Canada
Reviewed 24 August 2015

4 of us came here on a tight budgeted business trip. The bar was so loud we couldn't sleep, in addition to the sweltering hot rooms. The beds were super cheap and the bathrooms were full of cockroaches! To top off a mostly terrible stay, the wi-fi was unusable.

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1Thank Sean T
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Stayed with my sister for a couple of nights. Room was clean, warm and the beds comfy. Bathrooms clean - a bit small though. The kitchen was TINY with only one fridge. It wasn't really possible to have more than one person using it which I felt was not very practical for a backpackers. The staff were super friendly and...

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2Thank SophiaJC
San Pedro, Belize
Reviewed 19 August 2015

We didn't stay in the hostel, just stopped by the bar on our last night in town. Seemed like a pretty fun environment and drinks were reasonably priced. Met some pretty interesting people (which is basically the best part of a hostel bar). Chill place, I'd go back!

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Victoria, British Columbia
Reviewed 17 August 2015

The place was not pretty at all, but I figured it was ok as long as it was clean because the price was good, but woke up in the middle of the night being eaten alive by bed bugs in my mattress!! The guy at the front desk didn't seem very surprised when I told him and he did give...

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Wilbraham
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

This is a hostel w mostly youth on their first foreign adventures. If you haven't taken a more affordable travel option in years then keep that in mind. Take a nap break in the heat if the day, expect to stay up a little later - 2 or 3 am - and get writing done or plan your next day....

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

Very basic, felt like I was at school again It was way too hot in the rooms and a fan wasn't provided either, which I have always been given in other hostels. The showers are also see through which is a terrible design flaw. Overall the stay was alright I really liked the free breakfast as well as the downstairs...

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Gastown
A visit to Gastown is like turning back the clock and stepping into a bygone era. With the distinction of being Vancouver's oldest neighborhood, the many plaques that stud the cobbled streets of Gastown tell the story of its colorful past, giving Vancouver's history a more lively presence here than anywhere else. Having been originally founded around a popular worker's saloon, it's no wonder that today some of Vancouver's best micro-breweries, creative cocktail joints, and corner bars can be found in this area. Classical charm suffuses its many vintage boutiques and the brick-built structures that an army of creative professionals call home.
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Cambie Hostel Gastown

Address: 300 Cambie St @ Cordova St | Gastown, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2N3, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver > Gastown
Price Range: €22 - €55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Cambie Hostel Gastown 2*
Number of rooms: 127
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“Street side rooms were bigger”
 of 5 bubbles R2260WPjacquelinec, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Não se acomodem neste hotel”
 of 5 bubbles marcostulios, 12 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Get a room on the third floor to avoid noise from the bar”
 of 5 bubbles Scarlettkatt, 31 May 2016 | Read review
“Private rooms have good views and may be quieter”
 of 5 bubbles oliviab397, 6 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Stay at a different hostel.”
 of 5 bubbles 782cq, 22 Dec 2014 | Read review
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