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Reviewed 14 August 2016

Alright, so if you look for a place without bedbugs to stay in Vancouver, this is probably the cheapest you can get. However, please do not expect anything that you are used to from your favourite hostel! The day that I arrived, the reception clerk already seemed to be totally unfriendly which continued to be the same the following days....

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Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

negative: - bed bugs! Worst souvenir ever! - staff rather grumpy - kitchen gets locked at 21.30 - almost everything in really bad shape or broken - very superficial cleaning, shower is disgusting - quite loud positive: - walking distance to downtown - comparably cheap - close to public transport

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1Thank Friedrich H
Leduc, Canada
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Stayed here with my two young kids an husband. Front desk staff was pleasant to deal with and they offered up a mattress and bedding for our toddler to sleep on the floor. Rooms were basic with a sink and fridge, but pleasant. Guests tended to be very noisy during all hours of the night, arriving drunk and throwing cans...

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1Thank Kimberly C
Reviewed 13 October 2015 via mobile

The beds are squeaky and the wifi only reaches certain rooms. It's quite small but is very central. The staff try very hard and all the bathrooms and kitchens are cleaned daily. If your not too fussed about it being a done up new building then I'd say it's perfectly fine. All the staff (but one) were extremely helpful and...

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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 13 September 2015

We were looking for a cheap place to stay close to Rogers Arena. Just a quick overnight. We're not looking for atmosphere, just an ok place to crash that didn't have that sleazy flophouse hotel feel. For the price and the location I took a chance, not expecting much. We were totally pleased. The area of town wasn't too sketchy....

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 September 2015

This hostel provided everything I needed for a short, sight-seeing trip. The guys on reception were always friendly and helpful, the facilities were clean and it was cheap! My shared room had enough space for the 4 of us and a sink, and I never had to wait for the bathroom down the hall. There are laundry facilities if you...

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Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

There was a misunderstanding/confusion regarding my booking when i checked in, the owner lady was really rude and defensive towards me and basically was yelling at me for no reason when i was being super friendly and trying to sort out my issue!! The location of the hostel is close to station but there arent many places around to eat...

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Harrison Hot Springs
Reviewed 4 August 2015

i use this hostel a lot while in Vancouver as I do not like to "hotel" while there. I am on the go too much. Centrally located for public transportation and concerts or sports (Rogers Center and GM Place)

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 13 July 2015

Quite centrally located although unfortunately also almost in the central drug and homeless district. Very friendly, reliable and always quiet and steady "hostel-father" Joe, a real "Canadian bear" ! Rooms only for the basics, no shelves, no possibilities to stow things. The weak point is the shower, a bit mold, even on the tiles where it would be easy just...

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Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

I wouldn't go here if you are used to fancy hotels but if you are after somewhere cheap and easy to get to downtown it's fine! The staff are really friendly and helpful which makes a big difference. We stayed in both a private room and dorm and they were both fine compared to a lot of hostels. There are...

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Yaletown & False Creek North
Yaletown has risen from the ashes of its rough-and-tumble industrial past into one of Vancouver's new chicest neighbourhoods. The place responsible for originating of the phrase 'skid row' might not call to mind independently-owned boutiques and terraced cafes, but having swallowed the waterfront lines of False Creek North, the resulting amalgamation transformed the area into an elegant, stylish hotspot with a view. Its youthful vibe owes to the many young families and young professionals who live there, bolstering nightlife and restaurant variety along its cobbled streets. It is the flagship neighbourhood for modern revitalization, and the It-Spot for boutique hotels and modish eats.
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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centrally located walking distance to all tourist attractions, across street to Bus depot and Amtrak station, near public transportation The hostel has private rooms and dormitory (3 max 4 beds) free linen nd towels, 2 kitchen, internet, lounge, laundry facilities, rooms with TV and fridge, tourdesk, bike rentals, lockers, luggage storage, no curfew or crazy rules, cheap breakfast available, airport pick up can be arranged, weekly events. ... more   less 

Additional Information about C & N Backpackers - 927 Main

Address: 927 Main St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6A 2V8, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver > Yaletown & False Creek North
Price Range: £19 - £51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — C & N Backpackers - 927 Main 1.5*
Number of rooms: 30
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“Ask for a room as far from the stairs and kitchen as possible”
 of 5 bubbles kimberlyc16, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Courtyard rooms are the quietest”
 of 5 bubbles TreetravelerOut, 4 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Don't stay on the side adjacent to the strip club.”
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 of 5 bubbles coolmoan, 22 Jul 2014 | Read review
“A room in another hostel is your best bet”
 of 5 bubbles AdamCosmicTraveller, 22 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Don't go.”
 of 5 bubbles KingstonWelrow, 13 Jul 2013 | Read review
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