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

Wi-Fi
Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage

Luggage storage

Locker room

24-hour

Late check-in

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 comfortable Best Western Plus Downtown Hotel is a 3-star property located 1150 meters away from Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art. Since 1997 the hotel has been offering accommodation in a 12-story building with contemporary architecture and furnishings.

Nestled in the center of Vancouver and a 10-minute walk from Vancouver Art Gallery train station. The property is neighboring golf courses, a stadium and a concert hall as well as Stanley Park, which is around 25 minutes` walk.

Guests will find convention centers and trade fairs in the neighborhood.

Waterfront Skytrain metro station is quickly reachable. It takes around 10 minutes' drive to get to Coal Harbour airport, which is 5 km away.

Rooms

This property comprises 143 rooms featuring king room, deluxe king room and queen room with climate control, high-speed internet, a safe, television and a kitchen. Some rooms at Best Western Plus Downtown Hotel have a view over the city. They feature bathrooms with a shower, a hairdryer and a spa bathtub.

Eat & Drink

The full service restaurant serves special American meals. Guests can eat at La Bodega Restaurante and Tapa Bar and The Morrissey Pub, situated within a 5-minute walk of the venue.

Services

Such business facilities as computers, a business centre and a conference room are available on site.

Relax

Best Western Plus Downtown Hotel also has babysitting and a playroom for guests travelling with children. A fitness centre and an exercise room are provided on-site.

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

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • 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
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Table tennis

Services

  • City shuttle service
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Medical facilities service
  • Wake up 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

  • 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
  • Electric kettle
  • 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 / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 12 years
Existing bedding FREE
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    12
  • Number of rooms:
    143

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Rooms and availability

Best Western Plus Downtown Vancouver photos Room
Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed, 2 Queen-size beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Radio
King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Penthouse Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Best Western Plus Downtown Vancouver photos Room
Quadruple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Radio
Deluxe King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Best Western Plus Downtown Vancouver Location

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  • Train stations
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  • Museums
  • Convention centers
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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Captain Billy's Magical Tours Ltd.400 ft

Popular areas

  • Capilano Suspension Bridge2000 ft

Train stations

Shopping areas

Amusement

  • Global Beat400 ft
  • Soho Cafe and Billiards Ltd1400 ft
  • Automotive Billiards Club1400 ft
  • Movieland Arcade1700 ft
  • New Music West1700 ft
  • Cutters Billiard1700 ft
  • Circle Craft Christmas Market2000 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

Museums

  • Alliance For Arts and Culture400 ft
  • Arts Direct400 ft
  • B C Book Prizes1400 ft
  • Bill Reid Museum Foundation1400 ft
  • Diane Kadota Arts Management1700 ft

Parks

  • Vancouver Aquatic Ctr1700 ft

Halls

  • Elks Lodge Vancouver NO 1400 ft
  • Let's Dance Studio2000 ft

Universities, Institutes

  • International Academic Inc400 ft
  • Emily Carr Institute of Art2000 ft
  • Asia Pacific Intl Graduate Sch2000 ft

Theaters

College Campuses

Local attractions

  • Vancouver Maritime Museum5000 ft
    1905 Ogden Ave., Vancouver
  • English Bay Beach5100 ft
    Beach Ave., Vancouver
  • BC Sports Hall of Fame and Museum1.0 mi
    777 Pacific Blvd, Vancouver
  • English Bay5200 ft
    Denman and Davie Sts., Vancouver
  • Yaletown5200 ft
    Mainland & Hamilton Streets, Vancouver

Near the hotel

  • Ballet BC700 ft
    677 Davie Street - 6th floor, Vancouver
  • Granville Island2500 ft
    1661 Duranleau Street, Vancouver
  • Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design2400 ft
    1399 Johnston St, Vancouver
  • Vancouver Art Gallery3100 ft
    750 Hornby St., Vancouver
  • Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest1500 ft
    Springerville, AZ
  • False Creek2000 ft
    Vancouver, British ColumbiaCanada
  • Vancouver Downtown2900 ft
    Vancouver, British ColumbiaCanada

Restaurants nearby

  • White Spot100 ft

    Address: 718 Drake Street

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

  • Adonis Greek Restaurant300 ft

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

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

  • Creekside Restaurant & Lounge400 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 Bar400 ft

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

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

  • The Morrissey Pub400 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  11 am
  • 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:

Rooms
8.0
Service
6.0
Value
6.0
Dining
6.0
Location
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  11 am
  • 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