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Featured Hostels in Vancouver

Samesun Vancouver
1.5 out of 5
1018 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC
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The price is CA $64 per night from Oct 28 to Oct 29

Located in Downtown Vancouver, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Canada Place and Granville Island Public Market. Stanley Park and Pacific Coliseum are also ...

4/5Very Good! (543 reviews)

"Staff were very friendly and they helped me with everything that I needed it"…"

Reviewed on Sep. 4, 2020

Samesun Vancouver
Cambie Hostel Gastown
2 out of 5
310 Cambie Street, Vancouver, BC
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Located in Gastown, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Granville Street and Harbour Centre. Queen Elizabeth Theatre and Canada Place are also within 10 ...

3/5 (323 reviews)

"The location is primo. Staff are awesome. The vibe there is definitely upbeat. Loved the sense of security. As a female travelling alone I appreciated the female only dorm and bathroom option. Breakfast is the bomb. Recommend the veggie eggs benny."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 3, 2019

Cambie Hostel Gastown
Pacific Spirit Hostel
2 out of 5
1935 Lower Mall, Vancouver, BC
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Situated near the beach, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Wreck Beach and University of British Columbia. Museum of Anthropology and Chan Centre for the ...

3.9/5Very Good! (30 reviews)
You get what you pay for.

"This hostel was fine for the cost. I had to stay 6 nights, 3 nights each time so wanted something very economical and this was it. The price was good, the building and amenities were fine, definitely not luxury but you get what you pay for."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 3, 2019

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Cambie Downtown Hostel (Seymour)
2 out of 5
515 Seymour Street, Vancouver, BC
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Located in Downtown Vancouver, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Canada Place and BC Place Stadium. Granville Island Public Market and English Bay Beach ...

3.1/5 (317 reviews)

"We always stay at the Cambie Downtown Hostel(Seymour). We love the staff and facilities. We also love that its so close to downtown and everything."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 13, 2020

Cambie Downtown Hostel (Seymour)
Hotel Ambassador
2 out of 5
1212 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC
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Located in Downtown Vancouver, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Granville Street, St. Paul's Hospital and Orpheum Theater. Sunset Beach and Robson Square ...

3.1/5 (609 reviews)

"Great staff great location will definitely come back here again thank you for the great service"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 8, 2019

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C & N Backpackers Hostel - Central Station
1.5 out of 5
1038 Main Street, Vancouver, BC
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Located in Strathcona, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Main Street, TELUS World of Science and Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden. Rogers Arena ...

2.5/5 (218 reviews)

"Love the Ivanhoe been going for last 15 years or so when visiting Vancouver. Only complaint is get better pillows"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 13, 2020

C & N Backpackers Hostel - Central Station
Backpacker College @ EC Vancouver: APT Living
2 out of 5
1125 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, BC
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Located in Fairview, this hostel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Vancouver False Creek Seawall, Vancouver General Hospital and Granville Island Public Market. Granville ...

Backpacker College @ EC Vancouver: APT Living
C&N Backpackers Hostel - Vancouver
1.5 out of 5
927 Main Street, Vancouver, BC
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Located in East Side, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Main Street, TELUS World of Science and Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden. Rogers Arena ...

2.6/5 (230 reviews)

"The receptionist is not that nice"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 14, 2019

C&N Backpackers Hostel - Vancouver
St. Clair Hotel - Hostel
1.5 out of 5
577 Richards Street, Vancouver, BC
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Located in Downtown Vancouver, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Granville Street, Queen Elizabeth Theatre and Harbour Centre. Vancouver Waterfront and ...

3.5/5Good! (162 reviews)

"Location was great, beautiful historic building. Price was good. Room a good size. The thing I didn't like was the beds , old Ikea bunks . Pillows were hardly a pillow."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 24, 2018

St. Clair Hotel - Hostel
Den in Shared Downtown Condo: Pool, Gym & Hot Tub!
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Located in Downtown Vancouver, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Rogers Arena and Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden. Queen Elizabeth Theatre and ...

Den in Shared Downtown Condo: Pool, Gym & Hot Tub!
Solarium in Shared Downtown Condo: Pool & Gym
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Located in Downtown Vancouver, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Rogers Arena and Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden. Queen Elizabeth Theatre and ...

Solarium in Shared Downtown Condo: Pool & Gym
MondeLiving Robson Living
1.5 out of 5
819 Nicola Street, Vancouver, BC
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Located in West End, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Robson Street and Vancouver Waterfront. Stanley Park and English Bay Beach are also within 15 ...

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Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront

Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront

4 out of 5
1133 Hastings St W, Vancouver, BC
The price is CA $158 per night from Nov 5 to Nov 6
4.2/5Very Good! (2,673 reviews)

"Knew we were getting the city view but mostly just saw a cement pole out our window. Room was otherwise very nice."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 25, 2020

Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront
Pan Pacific Vancouver

Pan Pacific Vancouver

4.5 out of 5
999 Canada Pl, Vancouver, BC
The price is CA $208 per night from Nov 2 to Nov 3
4.6/5Wonderful! (3,140 reviews)

"The room was very nice with a really nice view. The only downside was the sound coming from the adjoining room. The people were not being loud and we could hear everything they were saying."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 25, 2020

Pan Pacific Vancouver
The Sutton Place Hotel - Vancouver

The Sutton Place Hotel - Vancouver

4.5 out of 5
845 Burrard St, Vancouver, BC
The price is CA $162 per night from Oct 28 to Oct 29
4.4/5Excellent! (1,391 reviews)

"We had a great stay. Room clean, all amenities great. The only downfall is we wished we could have ordered a hot room service breakfast 😊"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 19, 2020

The Sutton Place Hotel - Vancouver
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What Is a Hostel?

If you're hoping to find a low-cost place to stay in Vancouver, one of the 11 hostels here could be a great option for you. No two hostels look exactly alike, but these dormitory-style accommodations all have the following:

  • Shared rooms (though many hostels also have private rooms)
  • Budget prices
  • A social atmosphere

Hostels are a great way to stay in Vancouver for a good value, so you can save more for sightseeing. You can enjoy activities in this destination like shopping and biking.

Hostels in Vancouver

Ready to book a hostel in town? These ones have the best reviews from our guests and could be a good place to start:

Samesun Vancouver - Located within a 5-minute walk of Orpheum Theater. Property features include free breakfast, free WiFi, and a restaurant.

C&N Backpackers Hostel - Vancouver - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Main Street-Science World Station and Vancouver Pacific Central Station. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a shared/communal kitchen, as well as tour/ticket assistance. Rooms come with showers.

Hotel Ambassador - Located within a 10-minute walk of St. Paul's Hospital and Orpheum Theater. Property features include free WiFi, a shared/communal kitchen, and a 24-hour front desk. Rooms come with TVs.

Pacific Spirit Hostel - Located within a 10-minute walk of University of British Columbia and Museum of Anthropology. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a 24-hour front desk, as well as laundry facilities. Rooms come with towels and linens.

Cambie Downtown Hostel (Seymour) - Located steps from Harbour Centre. Property features include free WiFi, a nightclub, and a restaurant. Rooms come with showers and linens.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Vancouver?

Good weather's definitely a plus when you're experiencing new places, so here's a little information that may be helpful:

  • The hottest months are typically July and August, while January and December are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 50° F and nighttime temperatures average 29° F
  • April-June: 67° F is the daytime average and 37° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 70° F and nighttime averages are around 45° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 58° F during the day and 31° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 1.57 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Vancouver?

Depending on what you're interested in, you might like these places:

Top Sights
  • Queen Elizabeth Theatre
  • Canada Place
  • BC Place Stadium
Natural Features
  • Stanley Park
  • Queen Elizabeth Park
  • VanDusen Botanical Garden
Cultural Attractions
  • Vancouver Art Gallery
  • Orpheum Theater
  • TELUS World of Science

Generally, Vancouver is known for its:

  • Shopping
  • Art
  • Restaurants
  • Museums
  • Skyscrapers
  • Biking

How to Get to Vancouver and Around the Area

You can fly into the nearest airport in Vancouver, BC (YVR-Vancouver Intl.), located 6.7 mi (10.7 km) away from the city center. An alternative is Galiano Island, BC (YMF-Montague Harbour Seaplane Base), situated 29.7 mi (47.8 km) away. After you've arrived, you may want to use public transit to get around. You can walk to nearby metro stations including Vancouver City Center Station, Granville Station, and Burrard Station. To explore more of the surrounding area, hop on a train at Vancouver Waterfront Station, Vancouver Pacific Central Station, or Vancouver Rocky Mountaineer Station.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Vancouver?
By staying at a hostel you can cut your spending on lodging and set aside more of your budget for fun things to do during your trip. You can enjoy activities in this destination like shopping and biking.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look identical, but these dorm-style accommodations all have shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too), budget-friendly prices, and a social atmosphere.
What are the best hostels in Vancouver?
Ready to book a hostel? These top picks have the best reviews from our customers and might be a good place to start looking: Samesun Vancouver - Located steps from Granville Street. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a restaurant, as well as a bar. You’ll find towels and linens in all rooms. Cambie Hostel Gastown - Located within a 5-minute walk of Granville Street and Harbour Centre. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a restaurant, as well as a bar. You’ll find lockers and linens in all rooms. Pacific Spirit Hostel - Located within a 10-minute walk of University of British Columbia. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a restaurant, and a 24-hour front desk. Rooms come with towels and linens. Cambie Downtown Hostel (Seymour) - Located steps from Harbour Centre. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a nightclub, as well as a restaurant. Rooms come with showers. Hotel Ambassador - Located within a 5-minute walk of Granville Street. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a shared/communal kitchen, and a 24-hour front desk. Rooms come with towels, TVs, and linens.
How many hostels will I be able to find in Vancouver?
If you’re in the market for a low-cost place to stay in Vancouver, one of Expedia’s 15 hostels might be a great choice for you.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Vancouver?
The weather is important when you’re discovering new places, so here’s some information that might be helpful: The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 58°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 38°F. Average annual precipitation for Vancouver is 44 inches.
What is there to see and do in Vancouver?
Overall, Vancouver is known for its art, restaurants, and museums. Major attractions include Granville Street, Queen Elizabeth Theatre, and Vancouver Waterfront. Get out into nature with places like Stanley Park, Capilano Suspension Bridge, and Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden. Cultural attractions include Vancouver Art Gallery, Orpheum Theater, and TELUS World of Science.
What's the best way to get to and around Vancouver while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in and around Vancouver in your back pocket to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the nearest airport, which is Vancouver Intl. Airport (YVR), 6.7 mi (10.7 km) away. An alternative is Vancouver, BC (CXH-Vancouver Harbour Seaplane Base), which is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) away. Once you’ve arrived, you may want to use public transit during your trip. Take advantage of metro transit at Vancouver City Center Station, Granville Station, and Burrard Station. To see more of the surrounding area, take a train from Vancouver Waterfront Station, Vancouver Pacific Central Station, or Vancouver Rocky Mountaineer Station.

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