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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 $68 per night

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! (529 reviews)
They make Vancouver great!!!

"The staff was very friendly and helpful. Thank you for recommending I park my car at the holiday inn, cheapest guarded parking. It is a hostel so it can get loud but if that botherS you then hostels are not what you need. Breakfast was awesome!!! Great choice of food. I was not expecting that. Central ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 17, 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 Vancouver Waterfront, Granville Street and Harbour Centre. Queen Elizabeth Theatre and Canada Place ...

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)

"I can boil water and the bed is comfortable and I can sleep well as the nights are quiet"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 6, 2019

Pacific Spirit Hostel
Cambie Downtown Hostel (Seymour)
2 out of 5
515 Seymour Street, Vancouver, BC
The price is CA $120 per night

Located in Downtown Vancouver, this hostel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Canada Place, Granville Island Public Market and English Bay Beach. Stanley Park and Pacific ...

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)
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
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

Hotel Ambassador
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)
Nice cheap Hostel next to Central Pacific!

"It's an old little hostel, but well located, clean and very affordable. Staff is friendly! Especially the upper bed squeaks if you turn around. That can be annoying..."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 7, 2019

C&N Backpackers Hostel - Vancouver
HI-Vancouver Downtown
2 out of 5
1025 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC
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Located in Downtown Vancouver, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Granville Street, Orpheum Theater and St. Paul's Hospital. Robson Street and Robson Square ...

HI-Vancouver Downtown
American Backpackers Hostel
1 out of 5
347 W Pender St, Vancouver, BC
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Located in Gastown, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Queen Elizabeth Theatre, Granville Street and Vancouver Waterfront. Canada Place and Harbour Centre ...

2.3/5 (26 reviews)

"I found clean ,safe ,fun ,I made a lot friends there ,there were musical instruments to ply with other people and it was like big family house with a lot real travelers that live there for long time ,big kitchen lots amenities ideal for long term stay"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 28, 2019

American Backpackers Hostel
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
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
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 ...

MondeLiving Robson Living
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Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront
Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront
4 out of 5
1133 Hastings St W, Vancouver, BC
The price is CA $179 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (4,881 reviews)

"Great location, close walking distance to Stanley Park, Robson Street and Pan Pacific. We had a spacious, city view room."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 1, 2020

Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront
Pan Pacific Vancouver
Pan Pacific Vancouver
4.5 out of 5
999 Canada Pl, Vancouver, BC
The price is CA $219 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (3,156 reviews)

"Great place and service. Very happy with the exeperience."…"

Reviewed on Jun. 30, 2020

Pan Pacific Vancouver
Fairmont Vancouver Airport In-Terminal Hotel
Fairmont Vancouver Airport In-Terminal Hotel
4.5 out of 5
3111 Grant McConachie Way, Richmond, BC
The price is CA $279 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (3,452 reviews)

"As usual it’s a beautiful hotel with an amazing staff."…"

Reviewed on Jun. 15, 2020

Fairmont Vancouver Airport In-Terminal Hotel
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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.

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