1018 Granville Street Vancouver | BC Canada V6Z 1L5 | 1-877-972-6378

Go backpacking through British Columbia, and stay in the heart of Vancouver!

Vancouver is constantly rated one of the most liveable cities in the world and you’ll soon agree it is also one of the most beautiful! Vancouver is the most temperate of Canada’s large cities so come prepared for incredible adventures year round. Backpackers from Canada and abroad flock to the British Columbia coast for year round activities and our Vancouver hostel is right in the heart of it all. Samesun Backpackers provides accommodation directly in the city center and is a great budget option for you to explore Western Canada from. Exploring the amazing, super-natural beauty of the mountains and ocean makes Vancouver and British Columbia an affordable place to be a backpacker.

While backpacking in Vancouver you can get outside for hiking, biking, skiing, snowboarding, kayaking and paddle boarding. The city is also buzzing with sports, music, street festivals, live theater, world-class cuisine and an exciting nightlife. Samesun Vancouver is in the heart of it all!


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We know backpackers want more than just basic accommodation, so we’ve thrown in a bunch of extras! Samesun is more than just accommodation. Clean, safe, social and economical with great staff, we know you will love it here in Vancouver. Enjoy these great extras!


When you stay in our newly refurbished hostel in Vancouver, you get breakfast included – with a variety of flavored bagels with cream cheese, toasts with butter, jam & honey, fresh fruit salad, tea, coffee & juices! While enjoying your nutritious & tasty breakfast use our FREE Wifi, available throughout the building 24/7. Now that’s an affordable way to start the day!!


Enjoy free wifi, daily activities and an amazing hostel breakfast – all included!
The Vancouver hostel also has guest laundry & kitchen facilities, a big common room with a pool table & guest Internet computers with Skype headsets so you can call home. Enjoy Netflix on our TV room’s huge flat screen or join us on our daily activities – some great ways to extend your backpacker family & have a great time exploring Vancouver.


How about a burger & beer at backpacker prices?
Accommodation isn’t the only thing we excel at. We also boast The Beaver Lounge & Restaurant right on site, providing a 2 level, 100 person drinking establishment with fresh, tasty and affordable food. The Beaver is a great place for meeting fellow backpackers, to plan an exciting Canadian expedition, and then celebrate your adventures well into the night.


Sport plays a big role in the Canadian lifestyle, and we’ve got easy access to Vancouver’s best stadiums. Samesun sells tickets for the Vancouver Canucks (in the National Hockey League) and the Whitecaps (Vancouver’s Major League Soccer team). We rally a huge crew each game and head to Rogers Arena or BC Place to show our support in these great events! And if you wanna watch sports, The Beaver Bar is the place to do it on our giant big screen.