Stay in the heart of Vancouver Excellent location – show map

This property is 2 minutes walk from the beach. Featuring an on-site restaurants and 2 bars, the Best Western Plus Sands is in the heart of Vancouver, only a 4-minute walk from English Bay beach. Free Wi-Fi is available in all rooms.

A flat-screen cable TV is featured in each air-conditioned guest room at this hotel. A coffee machine is provided. A work desk is available.

The Park restaurant specializes in fresh seafood and pasta and is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The Bayside Lounge offers views of English Bay with occasional live music.

An on-site fitness center and relaxing sauna feature in the Vancouver Best Western Plus Sands. The front desk is available 24 hours a day. Guests can take advantage of the coin laundry facilities.

Stanley Park, Coal Harbour, and Robson Street shopping area are all just over just over half a mile away. Third Beach is an 11-minute and Granville Island is a 10-minute drive away.

This is our guests' favorite part of Vancouver, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

Best Western Plus Sands has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Sept 22, 2009
Hotel chain/brand: Best Western Plus

ATM & Currency Exchange: Need cash? There's an ATM and a currency exchange service at this property.

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Vancouver, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.2

Breakfast Info

Continental

Parking available at the hotel


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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.

4 reasons to choose Best Western Plus Sands

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • English Bay
    0.1 miles
  • Inukshuk
    0.2 miles
  • West End Ice Rink
    0.3 miles
  • Roedde House Museum
    0.4 miles
  • Barclay Heritage Square
    0.4 miles
  • Robson Street
    0.7 miles
  • Providence Health Care
    0.7 miles
  • BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS
    0.7 miles
  • Vancouver Maritime Museum
    0.8 miles
  • Prospect Point Lighthouse
    0.8 miles
Top attractions
  • Jericho Beach
    2.9 miles
  • Lonsdale Quay
    3.2 miles
  • Spanish Banks
    4.1 miles
  • Capilano Suspension Bridge
    4.1 miles
  • Pacific Coliseum
    4.4 miles
  • University of British Columbia
    4.9 miles
  • Bridgeport Skytrain Station
    6.3 miles
  • Sea Island Centre Skytrain Station
    6.5 miles
  • YVR Airport Station
    6.7 miles
  • Aberdeen Skytrain Station
    7.1 miles
Closest Airports
  • Vancouver International Airport
    6.5 miles
  • Nanaimo Airport
    36.6 miles
  • Abbotsford International Airport
    38.8 miles
How to get to Best Western Plus Sands from Vancouver International Airport
    Taxi
    Public transportation
    Car
    Parking available
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2 Restaurants On Site

    The Park Pub

    Open for: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Cocktail hour

    Bayside Lounge

    Open for: Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Cocktail hour

Amenities of Best Western Plus Sands
Outdoors
  • Beachfront
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Activities
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Live music/Performance
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Beach
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Public parking is available on site (reservation is not possible) and costs CAD 20 per day.
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
Safety & security
  • Safe
General
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Health & Wellness Facilities
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Japanese
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Filipino
  • Ukrainian
  • Chinese
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House rules Best Western Plus Sands takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 4:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 12:00 PM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of CAD 250 is required on arrival. That's about 193.42USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 7 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 19

Pets

Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Groups

When booking more than 9 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Discover JCB Diners Club American Express Best Western Plus Sands accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note the property is undergoing guestroom renovations. Intermittent construction noise may be noticeable weekdays between 9:00 and 17:00.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Spa and gym facilities at this property are unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

A damage deposit of CAD 250 is required on arrival. That's about 193.42USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 7 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about Best Western Plus Sands

  • Room options at Best Western Plus Sands include:

    • Family
    • Suite
    • Triple
    • Quad
    • Double

  • The nearest beach is 500 feet from Best Western Plus Sands.

  • Best Western Plus Sands has 2 restaurants:

    • Bayside Lounge
    • The Park Pub

  • Best Western Plus Sands offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Sauna
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Beachfront
    • Happy hour
    • Live sports events (broadcast)
    • Live music/Performance
    • Beach

  • Check-in at Best Western Plus Sands is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Best Western Plus Sands by:

    • Taxi 30min
    • Car 35min
    • Train 40min

  • Best Western Plus Sands is 1 miles from the center of Vancouver.

  • The prices at Best Western Plus Sands may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Guests staying at Best Western Plus Sands can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.6).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental