The Buchan Hotel - Vancouver

1906 Haro Street, Vancouver, Canada, V6G 1H7  show map
 2 stars
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The Buchan Hotel - Vancouver

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

No pets allowed

Overview

The 2-star The Buchan Hotel is set just 1.8 km from Museum of Vancouver, Pacific Centre Mall Vancouver and The West Side.

The hotel is set 650 meters away from Prospect Point Lighthouse, Vancouver Aquarium and Roedde House Museum. The city center is 4 km away from the hotel.

A museum and a lighthouse are set within walking distance.

20 minutes' walk to Vancouver Art Gallery train station. Just 5 minutes' drive from Coal Harbour airport.

Rooms

The Buchan Hotel is a property in Vancouver that comes with 61 rooms and provides a dressing area, cable TV, free Wi-Fi, a wardrobe and blackout curtains. Some rooms come with a view of English Bay and Stanley Park. Bathrooms are fitted with a hairdryer, a shower and a bathtub.

Eat & Drink

Guests can try coffee and tea served in the lounge bar. The grill bar Adesso Bistro is located 50 meters from the property.

Services

The hotel offers housekeeping, 24-hour reception and newspaper service together with a safe deposit box, a baggage storage and parking for guests' comfort.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   61.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Ski storage
  • No elevators

Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Dressing area

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer on request

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

1906 Haro Street, Vancouver, Canada, V6G 1H7

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City Center
  • Vancouver
    3.9 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Vancouver Art Gallery
    1.6 km
  • Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art
    1.7 km
Underground stations
  • Waterfront Skytrain Station
    2.0 km
  • Pacific Central Station
    3.5 km
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Adesso Bistro (cuisine: Italian)
    10 m
  • Kingyo (cuisine: Japanese)
    180 m
Parks
  • Stanley Park
    640 m
Beaches
  • English Bay Beach
    640 m
  • Sunset Beach
    1.2 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    61

Rooms and availability

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Deluxe Family Room
Bed type: Queen-size bed and Single bed
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    How to reach hotel

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    Hotel Address:

    1906 Haro Street, Vancouver, Canada, V6G 1H7

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Vancouver
      3.9 km
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Vancouver Art Gallery
      1.6 km
    • Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art
      1.7 km
    Underground stations
    • Waterfront Skytrain Station
      2.0 km
    • Pacific Central Station
      3.5 km
    • Bus stop
      200 m
    Restaurants
    • Adesso Bistro (cuisine: Italian)
      10 m
    • Kingyo (cuisine: Japanese)
      180 m
    Parks
    • Stanley Park
      640 m
    Beaches
    • English Bay Beach
      640 m
    • Sunset Beach
      1.2 km
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of rooms:
      61

    The Buchan Hotel Location

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    • Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre - 700 m

    Popular areas

    Convention centers

    Shopping areas

    Amusement

    • Caesars World Intl - 1.2 km

    Monuments and Landmarks

    Museums

    • David YH Lui Assoc - 500 m
    • Roedde House Museum - 700 m
    • Stanley Park - 1.1 km

    Parks

    • Lumberman's Arch Booth - 100 m
    • Grouse Mountain - 200 m
    • West End - 200 m
    • West End Ice Rink - 200 m
    • Teahouse Restaurant - 400 m
    • Seasons in the Park Restaurant - 400 m
    • Queen Elizabeth Park - 500 m
    • Vancouver Children's Farmyard - 600 m
    • West End Community Ctr - 700 m

    Universities, Institutes

    • Vancouver Career College - 500 m
    • Canadian College of English - 800 m
    • Advanced Education Council - 1.1 km
    • Vancouver Language College - 1.2 km

    Business areas

    Medical care and Hospitals

    • CHI, The Spa at Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver - 1.2 km

    Local attractions

    • Christ Church Cathedral - 1.5 km
      690 Burrard St., Vancouver
    • Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival - 1.6 km
      Vanier Park, Vancouver
    • Marine Building - 1.7 km
      355 Burrard Street, Vancouver
    • Vancouver Art Gallery - 1.6 km
      750 Hornby St., Vancouver
    • Bill Reid Gallery - 1.6 km
      639 Hornby Street, Vancouver

    Near the hotel

    • Stanley Park - 640 m
      West Georgia Street, Vancouver
    • English Bay - 560 m
      Denman and Davie Sts., Vancouver
    • Cathedral Grove - 820 m
      British ColumbiaCanada
    • Vancouver Aquarium - 1.2 km
      845 Avison Way, Stanley Park, Vancouver
    • Denman Street - 270 m
      Vancouver, British ColumbiaCanada
    • English Bay Beach - 640 m
      Beach Ave., Vancouver
    • Vancouver Downtown - 1.1 km
      Vancouver, British ColumbiaCanada

    Restaurants nearby

    • Adesso Bistro - 10 m

      Address: 1906 Haro Street
      Phone: 604 568 9975

      72% likes this, based on 203 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian
      Price Range: CAD 28 - CAD 33

    • Tavola - 170 m

      Address: 1829 Robson St.
      Phone: (604) 606-4680

      71% likes this, based on 70 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian

    • Zakkushi Charcoal Grill Diner - 180 m

      Address: 823 Denman St
      Phone: 604-685-1136

      64% likes this, based on 37 reviews
      Cuisine: Japanese

    • Kingyo - 180 m

      Address: 871 Denman Street
      Phone: 604.608.1677

      83% likes this, based on 153 reviews
      Cuisine: Japanese

    • Poncho's Mexican Restaurant - 180 m

      Address: 827 Denman St
      Phone: (604) 683-7236

      58% likes this, based on 49 reviews
      Cuisine: Mexican

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of rooms:
      61
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    The Buchan Hotel Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Buchan Hotel

    Average guest rating

    7.6out of 10
    Fabulous
    Based on 187 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Older travelers
      8.2

      We thoroughly enjoyed staying at the Buchan Hotel which was very centrally located; in a peaceful neighborhood, just a short walk to Stanley Park, close to frequent bus service( including the Express Bus from the ferries at Horseshoe Bay) and in a walkable distance to Robson and downtown vanocuver shopping, close to great restaraunts. The Buchan Hotel is a family friendly older hotel with high ceilings and wide hallways, Our room had a bath and a queen sized bed with good quality bedding. The room itself was sparcely decorated but very clean and smoke free. We particularly enjoyed the big soft bath towels refreshed each day. We definately will make an effort to stay there again when going to the big city. .

      Being an older building some noise filtered from the hallway and adjoining rooms

    • Single
      8.2

      Location , Location, Location at this price? unheard of! his was the second time I've stayed at the Buchan Hotel. Really if you want a place in the heart of the city that is affordable you cannot be the location or the price of this hotel. Nestled in the midst of the west end among residential homes and apartments you are just a hop skip and a jump from Stanley Park. Just off Denman Street transportation to the downtown shopping district is a quick bus ride right to the heart of it. Or stroll downtown as you explore the wonderful Robson street shops. How do they do it? The Hotel itself, though clean and well present, leaves frills at the door. You may share a bathroom with the other guests. You won't have a newspaper brought to your door -though there is one or two to read in the comfortable library. You won't have lush carpets or fancy fixtures, but you will have a comfortable bed with clean linen. Think old English Inn. The staff are very cheerful and professional. I had booked the single room with shared bath and they upgraded me to one with a bath without being asked, I was thrilled! The location is super quiet even though it's downtown it's situation is such that the tree lined streets block the city noise and you wake to chirping birds instead. If you find yourself missing the luxury a morning walk in Stanley Park will soon erase those thoughts from your head.

    • Older travelers
      8.2

      Good location which suited our needs

      Room 20, very good; second stay room 46 layout not so good.

    • Single
      7.4

      it felt safe and was central Parking available.

      the overpowering smell of air freshener lack of independent tea/coffee making facilities I would recommend the hotel to some of my friends but not all, the room I had (8) was shabby but served it's purpose and was cheap so that suited me.

    • Single
      8.8

      I love the price as well as the location - close to the beach & walking distance to everything - stanley park as well. This is the second time I stayed at the hotel and I will be returning in the summer., It would be nice if the rates were as low in the summer as I paid in April.

      Other tenants coming into the building late & it was noisy..someone kept slamming a door in 1 am & loud talking. also I felt cold in my room and there was no hot water in the room sink or the shower in the hallway.

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      Central location a bonus - handy to English Bay beach and Stanley Park. Reception staff were very good, friendly and helpful. Overall, we enjoyed our stay and found it value for money

      A phone should be provided in each room. Coffee should be available in the evenings as well as in the mornings.

    • Family with children
      8.8

      The location! The price was next to none! Thank you for a wonderful stay.

      The light socket next to the bed did not work so we were unable to use the lamp. Not a big deal but a bit inconvenient when we retired for the evening.

    • Older travelers
      6.2

      Location (close to Coal Harbour and the entrance to Stanley Park); staff were friendly and courteous.

      Tired decor and furnishings in lounge and in our room (No.41). Damaged wallpaper and plaster in our room had merely been painted over. There was no lift and no wi-fi at all and there were no room telephones - to be fair none were advertised. The electric sockets were almost impossible to access and were on the rickety side. A large party of young school kids were left to run around, apparently unsupervised, until after 10pm on the night of our arrival. Admittedly we had just had a cross Atlantic flight from Glasgow and were exhausted BUT ... ! A huge investment is required in this hotel...if there is none I suggest that the word 'hostel' should replace 'hotel' in the title.with prices to match.

    • Family with children
      6.2

      Location!!

      The rooms we stayed in the first night were pretty smelly, abutting the garbage collection in the back. Not really acceptable, but they did move us to a better room after that.

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      Blocks from Stanley Park, one block from Vancouver's bustling, vibrant Denman Street, the Buchan Hotel sits in an oasis of calm. The rooms are a little shabby, but clean - the staff is friendly - the price is right. I'd surely stay there again. Location, location, location. And some of the money you save on lodging you can spend at the Adesso Restaurant just out the front door. Wow.

      I don't mind spartan, but I'm glad I brought our own pillows from home. The pillows on the bed were slabs of foam. Also, the room had no iron, which means, bring your own or suffer the wrinkles; no coffee/tea maker; and wi-fi access was non-existent (although we paid a nominal fee for a password, it didn't extend to our first floor room 50 feet down the hall from the front desk. All of these are small annoyances that could pretty easily be solved. In the end, we weren't visiting V'couver for the hotel, so they never rose to the level of real irritation.

    • Single
      7.4

      The room was quiet; no problem sleeping.

      The internet service was sub-par. Internet speed was similar to dial up. If this doesn't improve I would choose a different hotel.

    • Family with children
      6.6

      Fantastic locattion. Coffee down the hall in the mornings was nice touch. We could walk to everything.

      As a family, a few more amenities would be nice. Parking can be tough. Expect small rooms

    • Group of friends
      6.6

      Great location, walking distance to the beach, Stanley Park and good restaurants. Fair price for what you get.

      If you leave food out of containers, you get rats... in your room. The hotel really needs some renovation/investment - mold is shoving up a little everywhere. Rooms do NOT have refrigerators.

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      Lovely location Clean room pleasant staff very economical close to the best places,quite nice tv

      Somewhat primitive bathroom and showers even for a shared situation

    • Older travelers
      9.2

      The location was excellent in the nicest ,part of the city but with easy links to downtown and in a quiet residential naighbourhood. TH estaff couldn't be more helpful and were very knowledgeable about teh city.

      The seperate bathroom was a bit shabby but still clean. It wasa bit inconvenient only having a toilet and wash basin in the room, but thisd is counter acted by the cost which is very reasonable. THis is only asmall critisism fro what is on the whole , a great place to stay

    How to reach hotel

    hotel The Buchan Hotel - Vancouver Vancouver location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    1906 Haro Street, Vancouver, Canada, V6G 1H7

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Vancouver
      3.9 km
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Vancouver Art Gallery
      1.6 km
    • Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art
      1.7 km
    Underground stations
    • Waterfront Skytrain Station
      2.0 km
    • Pacific Central Station
      3.5 km
    • Bus stop
      200 m
    Restaurants
    • Adesso Bistro (cuisine: Italian)
      10 m
    • Kingyo (cuisine: Japanese)
      180 m
    Parks
    • Stanley Park
      640 m
    Beaches
    • English Bay Beach
      640 m
    • Sunset Beach
      1.2 km
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of rooms:
      61