Best Western Plus Downtown Vancouver Hotel

718 Drake Street, Vancouver, Canada, V6Z 2W6  show map
 3 stars
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Best Western Plus Downtown Vancouver Hotel

Paid Wi-Fi
Parking

CAD 20 per day

Luggage storage

Luggage storage

Locker room

24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

A la carte restaurant

Picnic area/ Tables

Lobby bar

Shuttle

City shuttle service

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Sauna

Overview

The deluxe 3-star Best Western Plus Downtown Vancouver Hotel is set in the ski district of Vancouver. Offering accommodation in a 12-story contemporary building, the hotel was remodeled in 2008.

The hotel is located in the center of Vancouver, near Vancouver Aquarium, Capilano Suspension Bridge Park and Dr. Sun Yat. A 20-minute walk to the center of Vancouver.

A mall and a market are situated next to the hotel.

Guests will find themselves a 15-minute stroll from Waterfront Skytrain subway station. A mere 5 minutes’ drive from Coal Harbour.

Rooms

Bright rooms at Best Western Plus Downtown Vancouver Hotel are equipped with a dining area, multi-channel television, climate control, high-speed internet and a safe. Some rooms at Best Western Plus Downtown Vancouver Hotel have a view over the city. The rooms also feature hardwood floor and light wood furnishing.

Eat & Drink

The onsite restaurant specializes in local cuisine. Guests can dine at La Bodega Restaurante and Tapa Bar and The Morrissey Pub located within 5 minutes' walk away.

Services

Best Western Plus Downtown Vancouver Hotel caters to the needs of guests providing a vending machine, an elevator and a baggage storage as well as a meeting room, computer equipment and a business centre.

Relax

The hotel provides a playroom and babysitting for families with children. A fitness center and a gym are among the on-site facilities.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible on site at CAD 20 per day.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   12.  Number of rooms:   143.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Locker room
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Bicycle storage
  • Vending machines
  • Fireplace
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Table tennis

Services

  • City shuttle service
  • Paid valet parking
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Medical facilities service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Lobby bar
  • Picnic area/ Tables

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Business services
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Sun terrace
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dining table
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

718 Drake Street, Vancouver, Canada, V6Z 2W6

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City Center
  • Vancouver
    1.2 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Yaletown Roundhouse Skytrain Station
    1700 ft
Underground stations
  • Waterfront Skytrain Station
    5000 ft
  • Pacific Central Station
    1.4 mi
  • Bus stop
    3300 ft
Restaurants
  • White Spot (cuisine: Canadian)
    100 ft
  • La Bodega Restaurante and Tapa Bar (cuisine: Spanish)
    400 ft
Parks
  • Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest
    1500 ft
Beaches
  • Sunset Beach
    3400 ft
  • English Bay Beach
    5100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    12
  • Number of rooms:
    143

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Rooms and availability

Double Room
Bed type: King-size bed or 2 Queen-size beds
Size: 360 sq. feet
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Studio
Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
Size: 390 sq. feet
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Queen Room
Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds
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King Studio
Bed type: King-size bed
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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Room facilities
    Deluxe Double Room
    Bed type: King-size bed
    Size: 335 sq. feet
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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Best Western Plus Downtown Vancouver Hotel Vancouver location
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    Hotel Address:

    718 Drake Street, Vancouver, Canada, V6Z 2W6

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Vancouver
      1.2 mi
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Yaletown Roundhouse Skytrain Station
      1700 ft
    Underground stations
    • Waterfront Skytrain Station
      5000 ft
    • Pacific Central Station
      1.4 mi
    • Bus stop
      3300 ft
    Restaurants
    • White Spot (cuisine: Canadian)
      100 ft
    • La Bodega Restaurante and Tapa Bar (cuisine: Spanish)
      400 ft
    Parks
    • Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest
      1500 ft
    Beaches
    • Sunset Beach
      3400 ft
    • English Bay Beach
      5100 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2008
    • Number of floors:
      12
    • Number of rooms:
      143

    Hotel Awards

    CanadianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedVancouverBest Western Plus Downtown Vancouver

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Hotels Recommended by Guests in Canada

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    Best Western Plus Downtown Vancouver Location

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    • Museums
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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    • Captain Billy's Magical Tours Ltd. - 400 ft

    Popular areas

    • Capilano Suspension Bridge - 2000 ft

    Train stations

    Shopping areas

    Amusement

    • Global Beat - 400 ft
    • Automotive Billiards Club - 1400 ft
    • Soho Cafe and Billiards Ltd - 1400 ft
    • New Music West - 1700 ft
    • Movieland Arcade - 1700 ft
    • Cutters Billiard - 1700 ft
    • Circle Craft Christmas Market - 2000 ft

    Monuments and Landmarks

    Museums

    • Alliance For Arts and Culture - 400 ft
    • Arts Direct - 400 ft
    • Bill Reid Museum Foundation - 1400 ft
    • B C Book Prizes - 1400 ft
    • Diane Kadota Arts Management - 1700 ft

    Parks

    • Vancouver Aquatic Ctr - 1700 ft

    Halls

    • Elks Lodge Vancouver NO 1 - 400 ft
    • Let's Dance Studio - 1700 ft

    Universities, Institutes

    • International Academic Inc - 400 ft
    • Asia Pacific Intl Graduate Sch - 2000 ft
    • Emily Carr Institute of Art - 2000 ft

    Theaters

    • Stanley Theatre - 2000 ft

    College Campuses

    Local attractions

    • Vancouver Maritime Museum - 5000 ft
      1905 Ogden Ave., Vancouver
    • English Bay Beach - 5100 ft
      Beach Ave., Vancouver
    • BC Sports Hall of Fame and Museum - 1.0 mi
      777 Pacific Blvd, Vancouver
    • English Bay - 5200 ft
      Denman and Davie Sts., Vancouver
    • Yaletown - 5200 ft
      Mainland & Hamilton Streets, Vancouver

    Near the hotel

    • Ballet BC - 700 ft
      677 Davie Street - 6th floor, Vancouver
    • Granville Island - 2500 ft
      1661 Duranleau Street, Vancouver
    • Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design - 2400 ft
      1399 Johnston St, Vancouver
    • Vancouver Art Gallery - 3100 ft
      750 Hornby St., Vancouver
    • Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest - 1500 ft
      Springerville, AZ
    • False Creek - 2000 ft
      Vancouver, British ColumbiaCanada
    • Vancouver Downtown - 2900 ft
      Vancouver, British ColumbiaCanada

    Restaurants nearby

    • White Spot - 100 ft

      Address: 718 Drake Street

      50% likes this, based on 70 reviews
      Cuisine: Canadian

    • Adonis Greek Restaurant - 300 ft

      Address: 120-1265 Granville Street (Drake)
      Phone: (604) 688-4777

      72% likes this, based on 24 reviews
      Cuisine: Greek

    • Creekside Restaurant & Lounge - 400 ft

      Address: 1335 Howe Street (Quality Hotel)
      Phone: 604.682.0229

      71% likes this, based on 38 reviews
      Cuisine: International

    • La Bodega Restaurante and Tapa Bar - 400 ft

      Address: 1277 Howe Street
      Phone: (604)684-8814

      61% likes this, based on 67 reviews
      Cuisine: Spanish

    • The Morrissey Pub - 400 ft

      Address: 1227 Granville Street
      Phone: +1 604-682-0909

      74% likes this, based on 25 reviews
      Price Range: USD 6 - USD 20

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2008
    • Number of floors:
      12
    • Number of rooms:
      143

    Hotel Awards

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    Best Western Plus Downtown Vancouver Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Plus Downtown Vancouver

    Average guest rating

    7.8out of 10
    Fabulous
    Based on 146 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Location
    6.0
    Rooms
    8.0
    Service
    6.0
    Value
    6.0
    Dining
    6.0

    Guest reviews

    • Group of friends
      9.2

      good value, very friendly and most helpful staff

    • Group of friends
      7.8

      The price was ok and the room was clean. The staff was friendly all the time.

      Two times I asked for the 10 dollars breakfast in the cafe next door and the staff told me that they do not know about that but after insisting they agree to give me a voucher for that.

    • Couple
      7.8

      Clean, great location, fair prices, friendly staff.

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      Room was very clean; good location

      Room was not exactly "Deluxe room" as stated in description; it was only a regular king room

    • Family with children
      8.2

      The people at the front desk were helpful and friendly. The shuttle was handy and the housekeepers were nice enough to even fold my daughters clothes.

      Would be nice to have a pool and breakfast. You may be able to set up a room service connection with White Spot next door. Could be beneficial to both buisnesses.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      The night guy gave us our room early (drove allnight and needed it badly! As well the Bed was fantastic. So much better than the usual hotel beds/linens....

      We have a large truck so the parkade was a bit "short"... But other than that, we had a great time.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      Parked the car in the secure hotel under ground parking and took close by Sea Bus and Sky Train when needed.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      We loved the cleanliness, size of the room, its appointments, and most of all the attentiveness and quality of the staff. We would recommend this hotel with confidence.

    • Older travelers
      7.8

      The location to Granville Island and Yaletown was very good. But it is out of the way for many of the other attractions-long walks.

    • Single
      9.2

      Close to downtown and to the vcc where the iciam conference took place

    • Couple
      9.6

      Breakfast arrangements were complex and unclear at times. Staff were not even fully aware of them.

    • Older travelers
      8.2

      The staff was very helpfull. The hotel offer free shuttle and bike rent service which was very nice to have

      The location is not the greatest. It is close to almost everything, but it is surroinded by homeless and drunk people, especialy at night

    • Family with children
      8.8

      Location,roof top table,microwave,fridge,coffee maker,laundry room,TV.very clean,comforable,convenien go shoping,good room service,value money,good parking & secure.

    • Older travelers
      9.2

      Convenient location. Reasonable price for a hotel in a major city. Good shuttle service, and on bus route downtown.

    • Older travelers
      9.4

      In the center.

      Breakfast was 10 doller.If you chose one of them.You have to play extra for a cup of coffee and a glas of juice. That is not right.Every breakfast must be incuded with coffee and juice.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Best Western Plus Downtown Vancouver Hotel Vancouver location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    718 Drake Street, Vancouver, Canada, V6Z 2W6

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Vancouver
      1.2 mi
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Yaletown Roundhouse Skytrain Station
      1700 ft
    Underground stations
    • Waterfront Skytrain Station
      5000 ft
    • Pacific Central Station
      1.4 mi
    • Bus stop
      3300 ft
    Restaurants
    • White Spot (cuisine: Canadian)
      100 ft
    • La Bodega Restaurante and Tapa Bar (cuisine: Spanish)
      400 ft
    Parks
    • Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest
      1500 ft
    Beaches
    • Sunset Beach
      3400 ft
    • English Bay Beach
      5100 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2008
    • Number of floors:
      12
    • Number of rooms:
      143

    Hotel Awards

    CanadianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedVancouverBest Western Plus Downtown Vancouver

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Hotels Recommended by Guests in Canada

    Use Badge