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5.0 out of 5

"Great location. Staff were fabulous and rooms very clean. " More

By a verified traveller on Fri 27 Dec 2019

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Hotel Description

Best Western Plus Sands places you in the center of Vancouver, within just a 15-minute stroll of Stanley Park and Robson Street. Highlights at this hotel include 2 bars/lounges, a restaurant, and a sauna.

All 119 individually furnished rooms feature flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and you can enjoy free WiFi, iPod docks, and coffee/tea makers. Nice touches to enhance your stay include free toiletries and premium bedding. Additionally, room service, free newspapers, and free local calls are available.

The restaurant, The Park at English Bay, serves international cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Bayside Lounge is the hotel's own pub, serving drinks along with lunch and dinner. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a fitness center, and laundry facilities. Cooked-to-order breakfast is available on weekdays between 7:00 AM and 11:30 AM and on weekends between 7:30 AM and 1:00 PM. There's also the convenience of self parking.

With a stay at this 3-star West End hotel, you'll be 2.4 km (1.5 mi) from Vancouver Convention Centre and 2.7 km (1.7 mi) from Canada Place.

Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking (Small Room)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
NZ$97* Per night/room 20 Dec. - 21 Dec.

Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Suite, Multiple Beds, Non Smoking, Fireplace (with Sofabed)

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Balcony

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking (Oversized Room;Third bed is a Sofabed)

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Best Western Plus Sands ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

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Guest reviews for Best Western Plus Sands

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5 out of 5
Great location. Staff were fabulous and rooms very clean.

Posted by on 27 Dec. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

30 Dec. 2019 by Dallas

Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your stay at our property. Your feedback is important to us and we're happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for mentioning our clean rooms and our amazing location in downtown. It's great to hear that you found our property to be quiet and our staff to be kind. Thank you for choosing to stay with us and we hope to see you again.

About the Best Western Plus Sands

Location 1755 Davie St, Vancouver, BC V6G1W5

Renovations + Closures

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Property Features

Best Western Plus Sands offers its guests a sauna and a fitness center. There's a restaurant on site. You can unwind with a drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. There's an onsite business center. The eco-friendly Best Western Plus Sands also features tour/ticket assistance, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and laundry facilities. Parking is available for a fee. This 3-star Vancouver hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 119 guestrooms or units
  • 6 levels
  • 2 bars or lounges
  • Dining venue
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Vancouver Intl. Airport (YVR) (14.4 km / 8.9 mi)
  • Train station: Vancouver Waterfront Station (2.8 km / 1.7 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Best Western Plus Sands offers 119 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and safes. Each accommodation is individually furnished. Beds feature premium bedding. 37-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. This Vancouver hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include complimentary newspapers and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • IPod dock
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wardrobe or closet

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast on weekdays from 7:00 AM to 11:30 AM and on weekends from 7:30 AM to 1:00 PM.

The Park at English Bay - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Bayside Lounge - Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Happy hour is offered.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 4 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 19
  • Check-in time ends at 2 AM

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets: CAD 14.00 per accommodation, per night (maximum CAD 100.00 per stay)
  • Maximum 2 per room (weight limit: 80 lbs)
  • Certain rooms only, restrictions apply
  • You can request a pet-friendly room by reaching out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds. This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas.The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of We Care Clean (Best Western) guidelines.The property affirms that it adheres to the SafeStay (AHLA - USA) sanitization guidelines.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Number of children who can stay for free – 2
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitisation guidelines We Care Clean (Best Western)
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)
  • Masks are compulsory at the property

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between CAD 6.49 and CAD 16 for adults, CAD 6.49 and CAD 16 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: CAD 20 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: CAD 14.00 per accommodation, per night (maximum CAD 100.00 per stay)
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Best Western Plus Sands
  • Best Western Plus Sands Hotel
  • Best Western Plus Sands Hotel Vancouver
  • Best Western Plus Sands Vancouver
  • Best Western Sands
  • Best Western Sands Hotel
  • Best Western Sands Plus
  • Sands Best Western
  • Sands Best Western Hotel
  • Best Western Hotel Vancouver
  • Vancouver Best Western
  • Best Western Plus Sands Hotel
  • Best Western Plus Sands Vancouver
  • Best Western Plus Sands Hotel Vancouver

You should know

  • Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • Certain facilities might have restricted access. For details, you can contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation.
  • Pets are welcome in certain rooms only; other restrictions apply (please see the Fees section for related charges). To make arrangements for your pet, contact the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key Eco-Rating Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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