Welcome to HI Vancouver Central

Our COVID-19 Response

Your safety and comfort are our top priorities

As a precautionary measure, our guest kitchen will be closing on Tuesday, March 17th at 11 a.m. until further notice. Our front desk staff will be happy to direct you to nearby restaurants. For the most up to date information on HI Canada’s response to COVID-19, visit http://www.hihostels.ca/covid19.

Whats going on

SUNDAY

Bowen Island Tour

Located in scenic Howe Sound, Bowen Island is a sleepy island community with some beautiful, easy hiking. The tour takes you on a short ferry ride from Horseshoe Bay to Bowen Island and then a couple hours of hiking around Killarney Lake.

SUNDAY

Movie Night

You've probably had a busy weekend and want to wind down on Sunday night, so join us for a cozy movie.  We will supply free popcorn or chips to munch on.

MONDAY

Stanley Park Tour

See famous sights such as the Lions Gate Bridge, totem poles, and flower gardens during your stroll along the Seawall and into Stanley Park. 

TUESDAY

Trivia Night

Put on your thinking cap and join us for a night of testing your IQ while enjoying some drinks at Relish the Pub. There are fun times to be had and great prizes to be won!

MONDAY

Granville Street Pub Crawl

A short wander around the entertainment district of Vancouver will bring you to a trio of pubs, all within stumbling distance. Nothing but good times. The night cumulates at the infamous Roxy Night Club where Joe's Garage will be kicking the 1980's rock jams. No cover charges, the rest is up to you.

WEDNESDAY

Granville Island Market & Brewery Tour

Explore the culture, food and history of Granville Island. Afterwards, take the optional Brewery Tour and sample some of BC's best beer.

WEDNESDAY

Pub Night

Our friends at Doolin's, Johnnie Fox's, The Roxy and Studio Records will host an evening of drinking. You can't lose. No cover, but you buy your own drinks. The night lasts as long as you like or until the lights come on.

THURSDAY

Yoga with Thomas

This beginners' yoga class includes one hour of asanas and breathing techniques followed by 15 minutes of relaxing meditation. Perfect for a great start to your morning.

THURSDAY

Ice Skating

Enjoy the great Canadian past time of strapping razor blades to your feet and gliding around gracefully on cold hard water. We'll have a volunteer with some tips on how to stay upright! 

THURSDAY

Comedy Night at The Comedy Basement

Join the group for 50% off admission to The Comedy Basement's Amateur Night where new comedians are seeking both your laughter and pity. The show is in the basement of the Keto Caveman Cafe so you're in for some great eats as well.

FRIDAY

Club Night

What if we could get you free cover on a Friday night in Gastown, the party district of Vancouver? All you have to do is sign up and walk down to the best spots in town with us. To make it even sweeter, we'll give you a free shot on entry to make sure the night starts off right. 

HI discounts around the hostel

Vancouver Lookout

Get 50% off regular admission

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Capilano Suspension Bridge

Get the student rate to explore suspended bridges in the forest

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