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Cambie Hostel Gastown
2 out of 5
310 Cambie Street, Vancouver, BC
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The price is CA $108 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 1
Located in Gastown, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Granville Street and Harbour Centre. Queen Elizabeth Theatre and Rogers Arena are also within 10 ...
3/5 (342 reviews)
"Overall I'm very happy with my stay. It was a affordable and really I just needed a place that had like blackout blinds and a comfy bed to sleep. And it was quiet. I had a private room. I found the staff mostly good. I will be back."

Reviewed on Aug. 21, 2021

Cambie Hostel Gastown
Samesun Vancouver
1.5 out of 5
1018 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC
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The price is CA $86 per night from Oct 12 to Oct 12
Located in Downtown Vancouver, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of BC Place Stadium, Canada Place, and Granville Island Public Market. Stanley Park and Pacific ...
4/5Very Good! (570 reviews)
"i would come back"

Reviewed on Sep. 25, 2021

Samesun Vancouver
Cambie Downtown Hostel (Seymour)
2 out of 5
515 Seymour Street, Vancouver, BC
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 (316 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

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C&N Backpackers Hostel - Vancouver
1.5 out of 5
927 Main Street, Vancouver, BC
Located in East Side, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Main Street, Rogers Arena, and Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden. Queen Elizabeth Theatre ...
2.6/5 (230 reviews)
"The receptionist is not that nice"

Reviewed on Nov. 14, 2019

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C&N Backpackers Hostel - Vancouver
Backpacker College @ EC Vancouver: APT Living
2 out of 5
1125 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, BC
Located in Fairview, this hostel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Vancouver General Hospital and within 3 mi (5 km) of Granville Street and Rogers Arena. Queen Elizabeth ...
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Backpacker College @ EC Vancouver: APT Living
Pacific Spirit Hostel
2 out of 5
1935 Lower Mall, Vancouver, BC
Situated near the beach, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of University of British Columbia, Wreck Beach, and Museum of Anthropology. Doug Mitchell Thunderbird ...
4/5Very Good! (34 reviews)
"Very clean and priced appropriately."

Reviewed on Aug. 18, 2021

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Pacific Spirit Hostel
St. Clair Hotel - Hostel
1.5 out of 5
577 Richards Street, Vancouver, BC
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

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St. Clair Hotel - Hostel
Hotel Ambassador
2 out of 5
1212 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC
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 ...
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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Hotel Ambassador
Solarium in Shared Downtown Condo: Pool & Gym
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 ...
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Solarium in Shared Downtown Condo: Pool & Gym
C & N Backpackers Hostel - Central Station
1.5 out of 5
1038 Main Street, Vancouver, BC
Located in Strathcona, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Main Street, Rogers Arena, and Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden. Queen Elizabeth Theatre ...
2.5/5 (217 reviews)
"It was filthy. There was dried blood on the sheets that looked like they'd been left by bedbugs. (I didn't see any bedbugs, but I stayed at a hotel once that had them, and the blood stains looked the same). I had written to ask about the free parking. Expedia said they had it; I wanted to confirm. ..."

Reviewed on Mar. 30, 2020

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C & N Backpackers Hostel - Central Station
MondeLiving Robson Living
1.5 out of 5
819 Nicola Street, Vancouver, BC
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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MondeLiving Robson Living
Sofa Bed in Living Room of Shared Downtown Condo
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 ...
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Sofa Bed in Living Room of Shared Downtown Condo
Den in Shared Downtown Condo: Pool, Gym & Hot Tub!
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 ...
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Den in Shared Downtown Condo: Pool, Gym & Hot Tub!
Bedroom in Shared Downtown Condo: Pool, Gym & More
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 ...
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Bedroom in Shared Downtown Condo: Pool, Gym & More
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Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront

Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront

4 out of 5
1133 Hastings St W, Vancouver, BC
The price is CA $161 per night from Oct 27 to Oct 27
4.1/5Very Good! (2,718 reviews)
"We like everything about Pinnacle! Some renovation is recommended - too old, too heavy balcony doors..."

Reviewed on Sep. 25, 2021

Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront
Pan Pacific Vancouver

Pan Pacific Vancouver

4.5 out of 5
999 Canada Pl, Vancouver, BC
The price is CA $239 per night from Oct 17 to Oct 17
4.5/5Wonderful! (2,882 reviews)
"Great harbour front view! Amazing food and service at the restaurant. Wonderful stay overall!"

Reviewed on Sep. 22, 2021

Pan Pacific Vancouver
EXchange Hotel Vancouver

EXchange Hotel Vancouver

4 out of 5
475 Howe Street, Vancouver, BC
The price is CA $158 per night from Oct 5 to Oct 5
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,694 reviews)
"A modern upscale hotel in the heart of Vancouver. This place is on my must stay list."

Reviewed on Sep. 24, 2021

EXchange 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.

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