Best Western Plus Downtown Vancouver

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

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

Free shuttle service

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Sauna

Overview

Best Western Plus Downtown Vancouver Hotel is situated in the heart of Vancouver just a stroll from convention centers and trade fairs. Built in 1997 and remodeled in 2008, the modern hotel combines contemporary architecture and modern facilities.

Lakes and parks as well as Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art and Stanley Park are located nearby. Nestled in the entertainment district and 2 km from the city center.

Shoppers will appreciate a shopping mall, a market and fairgrounds at a short distance from the hotel.

A 10-minute drive will take guests to Coal Harbour airport.

Rooms

There are 143 guestrooms featuring king studio, king room and deluxe king room equipped with climate control, high-speed internet, a safe, television and a kitchen. The rooms have a view over the city. Room facilities include a microwave, coffee/tea makers and a kettle as well as a pillow-top mattress, foam pillows and feather pillows.

Eat & Drink

The on-site full service restaurant tempts guests with American dishes. Guests can share a meal in La Bodega Restaurante and Tapa Bar and Creekside Restaurant & Lounge, located about 100 meters away.

Services

There are limousine and bicycle rental services on site.

Relax

Best Western Plus Downtown Vancouver Hotel offers such leisure options as a sun terrace and a picnic area. Best Western Plus Downtown Vancouver Hotel provides a fitness centre and an exercise room to help guests keep fit.

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
  • 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

  • Free 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
  • 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
  • Data ports
  • 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.

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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
  • False Creek
    900 ft
  • Granville Island
    2200 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
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds, 1 Queen-size bed

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

This room offers a cable TV, refrigerator, and coffee machine. A work desk and seating area are provided. The private bathroom includes free toiletries, slippers, and a hair dryer. A view of the city is enjoyed. Please note rates are based on 2 guests. A maximum of 4 guests can stay in this room. Any additional person 12 and older will be charged per person per night.

Best Western Plus Downtown Vancouver photos Room
King Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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

This room offers a cable TV, refrigerator, and coffee machine. A work desk and seating area are provided. The private bathroom includes free toiletries, slippers, and a hair dryer. A view of the city is enjoyed.

Best Western Plus Downtown Vancouver photos Room
King Studio
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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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
Room Description:

This studio has air conditioning, seating area and microwave.

Best Western Plus Downtown Vancouver photos Room
Penthouse Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hot tub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Radio
Room Description:

This suite has a sofa, kitchenware and air conditioning.

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
Room Description:

This studio has air conditioning, iPod dock and seating area.

Best Western Plus Downtown Vancouver photos Room
Deluxe King Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Jacuzzi
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Parquet floor
  • Top floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hot tub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Radio
Room Description:

Located on the top floor, this room offers a cable TV, refrigerator, and coffee machine. A work desk and seating area are provided. The private bathroom includes a spa bath, free toiletries, slippers, and a hair dryer. A view of the city is enjoyed.

Best Western Plus Downtown Vancouver Location

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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

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

Parks

  • Vancouver Aquatic Ctr1700 ft

Halls

  • Elks Lodge Vancouver NO 1400 ft
  • Let's Dance Studio1700 ft

Universities, Institutes

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

Theaters

College Campuses

Local attractions

  • English Bay Beach5100 ft
    Beach Ave., Vancouver
  • Steamworks Brewing Company5300 ft
    375 Water St Gastown
  • Tourism Vancouver Visitor Centre1.0 mi
    200 Burrard St Across the street from the Vancouver Convention Centre and Canada Place
  • English Bay1.0 mi
    1795 Beach Ave
  • Tickets Tonight5300 ft
    200 Burrard St North Entrance, Inside the Tourism Vancouver Visitor Centre

Near the hotel

  • Ballet BC700 ft
    677 Davie Street - 6th floor, Vancouver
  • Granville Island2200 ft
    1661 Duranleau Street (Underneath the Granville Street Bridge)
  • Yaletown Brewing Company1800 ft
    1111 Mainland St
  • Arts Club Theatre Company2300 ft
    1585 Johnston Street, Vancouver
  • False Creek900 ft
    Vancouver, British ColumbiaCanada
  • Yaletown1800 ft
    Yaletown Business Bldg. 1152 Mainland St
  • Granville Island Public Market2200 ft
    1689 Johnston St.

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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According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
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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

8.0out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 315 reviews

Rating by category:

Dining
6.0
Location
6.0
Rooms
8.0
Service
6.0
Value
6.0

Guest reviews

  • Family with children
    8.2

    Very Clean , quiet and comforrtable. Lots of restaurants and shopping near.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The staff was friendly, helpful and provided more pertinent information than what was asked. The close proximity to Granville Island and the Seaside walk/bicycle way to Stanley Park was convenient, yet still a downtown location. The extended use of the loaner bicycles to go to Stanley Park was great. The shuttle service to local attractions is a plus and hotel is 10 minutes walk to the Sky Train for convenient airport travel.

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    Free breakfast was great. Location was pretty good if you don't mind walking. They messed up my room reservation - instead of 2 beds I got a King - so gave me free parking in return.

    The elevator was awful. Took forever and had to use it because there were no stairs to underground parking. Could use more front desk staff too.

  • Single
    6.2

    Staff at White Spot was extremely friendly and helpful

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Note: two stays -- 9 july, & 17, 18 july 2011. 1. Women at reception -- Denise and Sarah were very welcoming and helpful. 2. good breakfast in hotel included 3. free wifi in rooms and in lobby where one could print boarding passes 4. shuttle which took us to port then, on departure, to the skytrain 5. good security measures

    The room was a bit small but this would not prevent us from booking again.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    Very good price for a hotel in central downtown and with breakfast included. In addition to being at a good location that reaches the most places of interest in walking distance, the hotel also provides free shuttle bus service to all places in the city of Vancouver (1 zone). Staffs are very friendly and helpful.

  • Group of friends
    9.2

    The reception staff was friendly and very helpful. In spite of being in a busy area, the room was very quiet.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    Good location easy access to all the shops.The room is clean and comfortable.breakfast was plentiful.all in all a very pleasant stay.The reception was friendly and efficient.Would stay there again.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    Nice facility.White Spot restaurant on-site is a definite plus.

    Inconsistent staff. Some were very helpful while others were at times borderline rude. Parking spaces were challenging.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    The location was ideal, the staff are friendly and the price was affordable.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    Easy location for public transport bus skytrain, taxi, ferry, central to entertainment strip,quiet room,helpfull staff.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Location and price, good food,good accomodation comfortable.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Corner room,excellent staff, comfortable bed, shuttle and penthouse view.

  • Single
    8.2

    Very frindly and helpful staff, on site restaurant, clean rom, secure parking, good location with tons of amenities close by i.e. drugstore, corner store, pubs etc.

    No view of mountains.

  • Group of friends
    8.8

    Extremely clean rooms. The gym facility on the roof. We had a great time playing ping pong!

    The rain....haha

How to reach hotel

hotel Best Western Plus Downtown Vancouver 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
  • False Creek
    900 ft
  • Granville Island
    2200 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

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