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Sylvia Hotel

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On the beach
On the beach
Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds | Premium bedding, desk, blackout drapes, iron/ironing board
Suite with Kitchen | Living room | TV

Overview of Sylvia Hotel

Sylvia Hotel

3.0 star property

4.5/5 Wonderful

Top rated for staff & service (4.6/5)

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services
  • Parking available
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1154 Gilford St, Vancouver, BC, V6G2P6

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationStanley Park5 min walk
  • Popular LocationRobson Street9 min walk
  • Popular LocationVancouver Waterfront15 min walk
  • AirportVancouver, BC (YVR-Vancouver Intl.)19 min drive

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About this area

Vancouver

Sylvia Hotel is located in Downtown Vancouver, a neighborhood in Vancouver, and is in the entertainment district and on the beach. Vancouver Waterfront and Canada Place Cruise Ship Terminal are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore English Bay Beach and Stanley Park. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's going on at Rogers Arena. Take in the nearby slopes with cross-country skiing and downhill skiing, or check out other outdoor activities such as ice skating and snowshoeing.

What's nearby

  • English Bay Beach - 3 min walk
  • Stanley Park - 5 min walk
  • Sunset Beach - 6 min walk
  • Robson Street - 9 min walk
  • Vancouver Waterfront - 15 min walk

Getting around

  • Yaletown-Roundhouse Station - 3 min drive
  • Vancouver Rocky Mountaineer Station - 8 min drive
  • Vancouver Intl. Airport (YVR) - 19 min drive

Restaurants

  • Marble Slab Creamery - 2 min walk
  • The Three Brits Public House - 2 min walk
  • Hook Seabar - 2 min walk
  • Delany's Coffee House - 3 min walk
  • Cactus Club Cafe - 3 min walk

About this property

Sylvia Hotel

3-star family-friendly hotel in the heart of Downtown Vancouver
Robson Street and Stanley Park are located near Sylvia Hotel, which provides dry cleaning/laundry services, a bar, and a 24-hour business center. With amenities like a beachfront location and beachfront dining, this hotel is the perfect place to soak up the sun. The onsite restaurant, Sylvia's Cocktail Lounge, features ocean views and brunch. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi, and guests can find other amenities such as babysitting.
You'll also enjoy the following perks during your stay:
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast (surcharge), self parking (surcharge), and smoke-free premises
  • A 24-hour front desk, a porter/bellhop, and a front desk safe
  • An elevator, luggage storage, and multilingual staff
  • Guest reviews say great things the dining options, bar, and breakfast
Room features
All guestrooms at Sylvia Hotel include comforts such as premium bedding, in addition to amenities like free WiFi. Guests reviews speak well of the clean rooms at the property.
Extra conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Bathrooms with shower/tub combinations and free toiletries
  • TVs with cable channels
  • Wardrobes/closets, recycling, and daily housekeeping

Languages

English, French

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking on site (CAD 20.00 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–11:30 AM: CAD 8-20 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Restaurants on site

  • Sylvia's Cocktail Lounge

Family friendly

  • Babysitting (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Ski storage
  • Wedding services

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space (400 square feet)
  • Meeting room

Outdoors

  • Beachfront location

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • TV

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Recycling

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Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 19

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Check-in hours begin at 3 PM Monday - Friday and 4 PM Saturday - Sunday.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets stay free
Service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees
Welcoming dogs and cats only
2 per room (up to 220 lbs)
Food and water bowls are available

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
2 children, up to the age of 18 years, can stay for free if using existing beds when occupying the parent or guardian's room
Rollaway/extra beds are available for CAD 15.0 per night
Cribs (infant beds) are available for CAD 5.0 per night

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Breakfast fee: between CAD 8 and CAD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: CAD 20.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: CAD 5.0 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: CAD 15.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

Property is also known as

Hotel Sylvia
Sylvia Hotel
Sylvia Hotel Vancouver
Sylvia Vancouver
The Sylvia Hotel
Sylvia Hotel Hotel
Sylvia Hotel Vancouver
Sylvia Hotel Hotel Vancouver

Frequently asked questions

Is Sylvia Hotel pet-friendly?

Yes, this property allows cats and dogs (limit 2 per room) with a maximum weight of up to 220 lbs per pet.

How much does it cost to stay at Sylvia Hotel?

As of Sept 27, 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Sylvia Hotel on Oct 10, 2022 start from CA $179.0, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

How much is parking at Sylvia Hotel?

Self parking is available for CAD 20.00 per night.

What time is check-in at Sylvia Hotel?

Check-in is from 3 PM - midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.

What time is check-out at Sylvia Hotel?

Check-out is at noon.

Where is Sylvia Hotel located?

Located in Downtown Vancouver, this beachfront hotel is in the city center and within a 5-minute walk of English Bay Beach and Stanley Park. Robson Street and Vancouver Waterfront are also within 1 mi (2 km). Burrard Station is 28 minutes by foot and Yaletown-Roundhouse Station is 29 minutes.

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Sylvia Hotel and receive a full refund?

Yes, Sylvia Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Sylvia Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.

Overall score and ratings

4.5

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 608 out of 1009 reviews
5 - Excellent 60%
Rating 4 - Good. 303 out of 1009 reviews
4 - Good 30%
Rating 3 - Okay. 63 out of 1009 reviews
3 - Okay 6%
Rating 2 - Poor. 24 out of 1009 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 11 out of 1009 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.1/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.3/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

free
Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very convenient location right across from English Bay and very close to Stanley Park. Beautiful View from front windows of restaurant. Unique with ivy along the walls.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2022

5/5 Excellent

Catherine
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
A lovely historic building in superb location. Excellent service. No AC, but open windows and plenty of fans.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2022

3/5 Okay

alan
Travelled with partner
Disliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
Check in on arrival at hotel very poor. No help given or suggested with luggage.
Stayed 4 nights in Sep 2022

5/5 Excellent

Robert
Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The location was excellent right across from English bay Nice shore front walking trails and close to many restaurants and convenience stores Short walk to grab water taxi to Granville island and close to walk Stanley park Staff was excellent Restaurant was good and prices fair Highly recommend this hotel
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2022

5/5 Excellent

Diane
Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great heritage hotel located in a prime location for visitors.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2022

3/5 Okay

Suzie
Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
This hotel is very well located right on English Bay with the ocean at your door front, and has some history to it. BUT our room was tiny, and the restaurant was mucho expensive and not great. I think this hotel is living on its laurels at this time.
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2022

5/5 Excellent

Rob, Victoria
Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Just a great place. Loved my stay there. The location is second to none.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2022

4/5 Good

Susan
Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Old hotel charms. Excellent location. Street noise can be loud on lower floors.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2022

5/5 Excellent

Tessa
Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Such a lovely stay in one of the oldest hotels in Vancouver.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2022

5/5 Excellent

Diane
Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Location location location! Heritage building, love! Food delicious!
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2022