Howard Johnson Plaza Vancouver Hotel

395 Kingsway, Vancouver, Canada, V5T 3J7  show map
 3 stars
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Howard Johnson Plaza Vancouver Hotel

 Paid Wi-Fi

Paid Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

Situated in Vancouver city center, close to the major city attractions, this three-star hotel offers 96 well-appointed guestrooms, on-site restaurant and pub.

The recreation area includes a swimming pool.

Banquet and meeting facilities are provided.

Number of rooms   96.

Rooms

The hotel offers 96 well-appointed guestrooms. Each room features writing desk and computer-compatible telephone with voice messaging, safes, coffee makers, hair dryers, a security card-lock system, and in-room movies.

Room types:

Standard guestrooms come with two double beds or queen bed

Deluxe guestrooms come with a Queen bed or two Double Beds, Microwave and fridge

Executive suites come with a sofa bed, Queen bed or two double beds, 32" LCD television, microwave and fridge.

Dining options

The Hood restaurant is open daily and offers to guests a well-rounded menu of delicious breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Biltmore pub serves a variety of drink specialties and traditional appetizers.

Services

Meeting and banquet facilities are provided.

Leisure

Swimming pool is available.

Additional features

Pets are not permitted.

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Facilities

General

  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Elevator
  • Ice machine

Guest Parking

  • Free public parking is possible on site.

Dining facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge

Room facilities

  • Paid Wi-Fi in rooms

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of CAD 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

395 Kingsway, Vancouver, Canada, V5T 3J7

Get directions
City Center
  • Vancouver
    1.3km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Broadway - City Hall Skytrain Station
    1.4km
  • Olympic Village Station
    1.5km
Underground stations
  • Waterfront Skytrain Station
    3.1km
  • Bus stop
    3.1km
Restaurants
  • Salt n Pepper Grill (cuisine: American)
    140 m
  • Cafe D'Afrique (cuisine: Ethiopian)
    270 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    96

Rooms and availability

The hotel offers 96 well-appointed guestrooms. Each room features writing desk and computer-compatible telephone with voice messaging, safes, coffee makers, hair dryers, a security card-lock system, and in-room movies.

Room types:

Standard guestrooms come with two double beds or queen bed

Deluxe guestrooms come with a Queen bed or two Double Beds, Microwave and fridge

Executive suites come with a sofa bed, Queen bed or two double beds, 32" LCD television, microwave and fridge.

Triple Room
Bed type: Triple
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How to reach hotel

hotel Howard Johnson Plaza Vancouver Hotel Vancouver location
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Hotel Address:

395 Kingsway, Vancouver, Canada, V5T 3J7

Get directions
City Center
  • Vancouver
    1.3km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Broadway - City Hall Skytrain Station
    1.4km
  • Olympic Village Station
    1.5km
Underground stations
  • Waterfront Skytrain Station
    3.1km
  • Bus stop
    3.1km
Restaurants
  • Salt n Pepper Grill (cuisine: American)
    140 m
  • Cafe D'Afrique (cuisine: Ethiopian)
    270 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    96

Howard Johnson Plaza Vancouver Location

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What's nearby

What's nearby.

TELUS World of Science - 1.6km

Plaza of Nations - 2.1km

Rogers Arena - 2.3km

Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden - 2.3 km

BC Place Stadium - 2.3km

Queen Elizabeth Park - 2.3km

Vancouver Police Museum - 2.5km

Vancouver Playhouse - 2.6km

Queen Elizabeth Theatre - 2.6km

Vancouver Central Public Library - 2.6km

Vancouver International Film Centre - 2.8km

Orpheum Theater - 2.9km

Harbour Centre - 3 km

Vancouver Art Gallery - 3 km

Pacific Centre Shopping Mall - 3km

Tourist attractions

  • Rim Shot Productions - 1.1km

Train stations

  • Broadway - City Hall Skytrain Station - 1.3km

Amusement

  • Planet Bingo - 300 m
  • Trans Canada Pool Hall - 500 m
  • Club Dynasty Ltd - 800 m

Stadiums

  • Arena Sports and Recreation Ltd - 1.1km

Museums

  • Vancouver Storytelling Fstvl - 400 m
  • Canadian International Dragon - 600 m
  • Artsolus Corp - 900 m
  • North Vancouver Museums - 1.1km
  • Science World British Columbia - 1.2km

Parks

  • Mount Pleasant Outdoor Pools - 700 m
  • Mount Pleasant Fitness Ctr - 700 m
  • Vancouver Mount Pleasant Comm - 700 m

Halls

  • Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral - 300 m
  • Heritage Hall/Downtown - 400 m
  • Welsh Society of Vancouver - 500 m
  • Australia-New Zealand Assn - 700 m
  • Hungarian Cultural Society - 700 m
  • Capri Hall - 1.2km
  • Polish Community Ctr - 1.3km

Universities, Institutes

  • Four Quarters Institute - 300 m
  • Barrington College - 400 m
  • Native Education Ctr - 700 m
  • Mission Institute Inc - 800 m
  • United Pacific College - 900 m
  • Erickson College - 1.1km

Casinos

  • Inflated Ideas - 600 m

College Campuses

  • Great Northern Way Trust - 900 m

Local Attractions

  • Science World - 1.5km
    1455 Quebec Street, Vancouver
  • Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden - 2.2km
    578 Carrall St., Vancouver
  • Chinatown - 2.3km
    Fisgard St., Victoria
  • Chinatown - 2.1km
    Prior and Powell Streets, Vancouver
  • False Creek - 2.3km
    Vancouver, British ColumbiaCanada

Near the hotel

  • Mosquito Creek Hiking Trail - 1.0km
    Fell and 16th Avenue, North Vancouver
  • Capilano Suspension Bridge Park - 1.3km
    3735 Capilano Rd., North Vancouver

Restaurants Nearby

  • Salt n Pepper Grill - 140 m

    Address: 205 Kingsway

    50% likes this, based on 35 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: GBP 6 - GBP 13

  • Lucy's Eastside Diner - 280 m

    Address: 2708 Main Street
    Phone: (604) 568 1550

    66% likes this, based on 18 reviews
    Cuisine: Diner

  • Rhizome Cafe - 290 m

    Address: 317 E Broadway
    Phone: 604.872.3166

    93% likes this, based on 36 reviews
    Cuisine: Café

  • Cafe D'Afrique - 270 m

    Address: 363 East Broadway

    86% likes this, based on 38 reviews
    Cuisine: Ethiopian

  • Kirin Seafood Restaurant - 380 m

    Address: 555 12th Ave W
    Phone: (604) 879-8038

    69% likes this, based on 106 reviews
    Cuisine: Seafood, Chinese

Getting there.

Vancouver, BC, Canada (YVR-Vancouver Intl.) is 9.3km from/to the hotel.

Getting around.

Broadway - City Hall Skytrain station is 1.3km and Olympic Village station is 1.5km away.

Guests appreciate the ample free parking

Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    96

Howard Johnson Plaza Vancouver Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Howard Johnson Plaza Vancouver

Individual guest reviews

  • Single
    7.4

    1) Staffs were very helpful. 2) house keeping lady was nice, friendly and made me at home.

    The wall was very thin and I could hear all the conversations, TV sounds of next doors.

  • Group of friends
    5.4

    Conveniently located to downtown Vancouver

    The air conditioner didn't work and the front desk said they would turn on the main airconditioner. It never happened and the room was muggy and warm all night.

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    the price was within our budget

    the pipes screeched when the shower was running. the bathroom was tiny!

  • Single
    5.0

    The rooms were cleaned everyday. Fresh linen and towels. Free newspaper

    Stuffy, no catering facilities. The hotel had a night club which was very noisy, disturbing sleep

  • Single
    6.6

    the courtesy of lobby staff and the complimentary tea/coffee at the room

    we could hear the people next room talking perhaps because the room had a connecting door.

  • Family with children
    2.8

    Never again - not recomended

    Budget style motel - rooms not updated , rooms are very small, bathroom has no fan, no heating control, so forth and so forth - I would not recommend staying at this motel unless you are looking for a budget low class motel close to the city centre.

  • Family with children
    7.4

    It was easy to find and close to many shops and restaurants, it was clean and the staff was pleasant and accommodating to our requests.

    The room was small but adequate for our needs. The pool was closed so that was a disappointment.

  • Older travelers
    6.0

    There was not much to enthuse over during this long holiday weekend, other than the proximity to downtown.

    It would be a waste of our time to submit a written complaint. Never again!

  • Group of friends
    5.0

    It was close to downtown...

    Floor lamp was falling apart...literally! There was no reading light at the bed. There was no individual heat in each room so we had no heat for two days.The janitor turned it on for one day and then we needed extra blankets. We did not always get face towels. The wall paper is coming off the bedroom walls. The breakfast items were not replaced enough to accommodate all the guests. One day there was only toast and cold cereal at 9:15.

  • Single
    7.8

    The rooms were nice and clean. The bus stop to downtown is right in front of the door. The food in the hotel bar is very good.

    You can only leave the window open when you are not there, otherwise the noise level from the street is very high. There is no real restaurant in the house or close by - you dine in a sports bar where most people just drink. Where ever you want to go from there, if you don't have a car you will have to take Vancouver transit.

  • Older travelers
    4.6

    They provide a lot of small items which are unliely provided by hotels of similar grade.

    Fittings are old, refurbishment is required.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    This is good central hotel if you want to visit and see what Vancouver has to offer. It is fairly close to the center and on the no 19 bus route which takes you right through city centre and onto Stanley Park which is a must visit place. Free Internet worked really well and car parking secure and part of hotel itself.

    Only issue was hotel a little dated, but it was clean, tidy and a good free breakfast is provided.

  • Group of friends
    4.6

    my room was dirty with garbage on the floor and under the bed still and their was strands of hair in the sheets. cleanliness was poor here.

  • Single
    4.6

    Very inexpensive

    The location is absolutely rubbish. Too far from anything. There's not even a decent restaurant or bar within walking distance and the breakfast they provide is not unlike a homeless shelter meal and in the same environment too. I was there 5 nights and dreaded going back every night.

  • Single
    3.2

    The staff attitude - time for the breakfast as iy is include in my room rate but when I went there they mention it as complementary and I didn’t get it in all my stay as it is start at 7:30 and I we have tours before that time we can't take it. Hotel not clean at all...there’s noise .also the staff didn't advice me about which she gone to per-AUTH like cad 500/- charged and room cost for 3Day is cad 322/-in general I will not stay there any more..The manager of this hotel supported more than staff itself.

How to reach hotel

hotel Howard Johnson Plaza Vancouver Hotel Vancouver location
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Hotel Address:

395 Kingsway, Vancouver, Canada, V5T 3J7

Get directions
City Center
  • Vancouver
    1.3km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Broadway - City Hall Skytrain Station
    1.4km
  • Olympic Village Station
    1.5km
Underground stations
  • Waterfront Skytrain Station
    3.1km
  • Bus stop
    3.1km
Restaurants
  • Salt n Pepper Grill (cuisine: American)
    140 m
  • Cafe D'Afrique (cuisine: Ethiopian)
    270 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    96
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