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American Backpackers Hostel

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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good16%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible30%
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“enjoy your stay”(2 reviews)
“downtown”(13 reviews)
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hippie styled hostel in Downtown Vancouver! You can definitely see that Vincent (the owner) has a heart for people on a low budget, that's why he supports everyone from backpacker to worker to musician etc. with cheap prices for a decent place to sleep in...More

Thank Jonas S
Property's Favourite Review
Reviewed 7 July 2017

this place has everything a backpacker needs, great price, nice people, good atmosphere, dont expect luxury, but you are guaranteed a fun stay! although the building is a little run down, the staff are helpful and the location is perfect

1  Thank blrh93
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has everything you need for a really good price! This hostel with its oldschool character is located right in the city centre (downtown) and has a very familiar and cozy atmosphere. The staff and people are very friendly, easy-going, unique, open-minded and the...More

Thank MeikeEL18
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I give this place a 5* rating because I honestly really like it here! It may not be something for everyone as it is indeed dirty (although not THAT dirty as some people are describing it here!!), some other guests appear maybe a little bit...More

Thank Sarah N
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

When I saw the hand written sign on the wall saying, “tell staff immediately if you get bed bugs”, alarm bells should of rang. Unfortunately I had no where else to go as everywhere else was booked. The place stinks, the front desk is barely...More

2  Thank ade1923
Response from mazara1, Owner at American Backpackers HostelResponded 22 March 2018

Our home hostel is for people that stay here long time and the love it , and sign are to educate people how to live in a hostel, so things don't happens we don't have bed bugs ,we live peacefully together self service without the...More

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US$12 - US$15 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Gastown
A visit to Gastown is like turning back the clock and
stepping into a bygone era. With the distinction of
being Vancouver's oldest neighborhood, the many
plaques that stud the cobbled streets of Gastown tell
the story of its colorful past, giving Vancouver's
history a more lively presence here than anywhere
else. Having been originally founded around a popular
worker's saloon, it's no wonder that today some of
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mazara1
21 February 2018|
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Response from Jake T | Reviewed this property |
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mazara1
20 October 2014|
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Response from Jake T | Reviewed this property |
Yeah, this hotel sucks
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"Just walk in and talk to the reception (mostly Vincent the owner) and he will find a fitting room for you"
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"If you have a room choice take a look at them and pick one that's quite, the one right by the door is the..."
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"There are a lots of different kinds of rooms! Personally I would suggest to get a private room!"
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"perfect location"
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