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The Sylvia Hotel

1154 Gilford Street, West End, Vancouver (BC), Canada

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Features of The Sylvia Hotel

Hotel Facilities

  • 24-hour front desk
  • babysitting
  • bar
  • bicycle rental
  • business center
  • dry cleaning
  • elevator
  • family room
  • laundry service
  • library
  • luggage storage
  • meeting facilities
  • newspapers
  • pets allowed
  • restaurant
  • room service
  • safety deposit boxes
  • shops
  • vending machine

Sports and Recreation

  • golf course (within 3 km)
  • skiing
  • tennis courts


  • free Wi-Fi in all rooms

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Hotel description
On Vancouver's English Bay, next to Stanley Park and only minutes from downtown, this hotel offers s...see more On Vancouver's English Bay, next to Stanley Park and only minutes from downtown, this hotel offers stunning views of the bay as well as a delicious on-site restaurant and lounge. The Vancouver Art Gallery is 2 km away. Built in 1912, The Sylvia Hotel provides easy access to activities such as swimming in the English Bay or rollerblading and bicycling on the seawall. Guests can experience the shopping on Robson Street or browse the Vancouver Art Gallery. Sylvia's Restaurant & Lounge serves breakfast, lunch and dinner in the beautiful bistro, sunny patio or elegant dining room. Guests can sip on a glass of wine or a blueberry martini while enjoying the view of English Bay.
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Oregontravelers Families with older children
United States of America, December 11, 2015
An historic gem a location...

Great location. Real sense of place - piece of history. Very comfortable beds. Sofa area in room.
Nancy Solo travelers
United States of America, December 07, 2015
Location, location, location!!!

Lovely old heritage building and fabulous location. Very good about my dogs who were actually very well behaved and also had a good time!
Becky Couples
United States of America, December 06, 2015
A wonderful night's sleep

The staff was very nice and helpful, the environment has beautiful touch of the turn of the century and a very comfortable clean room. The staff was on top of calling a taxi for us and providing us a ...
William Solo travelers
Canada, December 06, 2015
I enjoyed my stay at...

location, staff, price
Katherine Couples
United States of America, December 06, 2015
Sylvia a Great Stay

Location is the best. Right on English Bay. Most practical dog policy. No pet fee. Just be responsible and give the staff a contact if you leave your dog in the room. The facilities clearly show ...
Thomas Couples
Canada, December 06, 2015

Love the neighbourhood.
Marc Couples
Canada, December 06, 2015
a bit expensive for the...

location and friendly accommodation for dog
Robin Solo travelers
Canada, December 05, 2015

Always a pleasure to stay there staff is friendly and it is close to shopping and restaurants
Mary Couples
Canada, December 02, 2015
a very comfortable, homey feel...

Loved the location. Kyle upgraded us to a room overlooking English Bay, which absolutely made our visit! Thank you so much!
Shaylasasays Solo travelers
Canada, December 02, 2015
An great old hotel with...

Love the Sylvia, the location, the charm of an old hotel room with character and space. Comfortable beds, the view and the history all make it a nice place to stay. The staff are fabulous and friendly...

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