$55 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Dec 16, 2014 Check-out: Dec 19, 2014

Moda Hotel

3 stars
900 Seymour Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1L9
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.7
out of 5
115 reviews
Excellent Hotel Stay

Our hotel stay was wonderful. The location was perfect - right in the middle of downtown. Access to... See full review

  • Curt Lewis
  • Sep 22, 2013
Vancouver stay after cruise

Was given a suite that was wonderful and clean! Great location! See full review

  • Lee A
  • Sep 19, 2013
Chic, modern accommodations in a historic downtown boutique hotel

The Moda is part of Vancouver's history, but there's nothing old-fashioned about its contemporary decor and modern amenities. Some of Vancouver's top interior designers created the sophisticated look of the guest rooms. High-quality linens, flat-screen TVs and complimentary Wi-Fi also help create a contemporary atmosphere in this heritage hotel. The downtown location, close to shopping, sightseeing, and business venues, allows for a good old-fashioned stroll or catching the ultra modern skytrain to get where one needs to go.

Highlights
  • Heritage building updated and modernized for contemporary comfort
  • Beautiful Uva Wine Bar on the premises
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi Internet access
Rooms

Modern decor is expertly blended with the historic nature of this intimate hotel. Built in 1908, the updated and remodeled contemporary space still showcases exposed 100-year-old mosaic-tile floors in the lobby and bathrooms, 80-year-old hardwood floors and the original lobby ceiling with dramatic crown moldings. But the sleek palette with bold accents, ultra-modern furnishings and flat-screen televisions are anything but old. Linens with high thread counts, specialized Skoah skincare products, and free Wi-Fi Internet access also keep guests in the current century.

Features

Experience a little bit of Vancouver's history while staying in modern comfort in the heart of the entertainment and culture district. Walk to the Vancouver Art Gallery or the BC Place stadium. Take a short cab ride to Robson Street's world-class shopping and dining. Ride Canada Line's excellent public transportation to get nearly anywhere in the city and beyond. The hotel's serene and stylish Uva Wine Bar offers top wines, cocktails and imported beers. Cibo Trattoria, next door to the hotel, offers Italian fare made with fresh and local ingredients.

Transportation
  • Vancouver International Airport (8.5 mi/13.7 km)
  • Skytrain, Granville Station (3 blocks)
  • Seabus, Waterfront Station (5 blocks)
Attractions
  • Vancouver Art Gallery (5 blocks)
  • Queen Elizabeth Theatre (7 blocks)
  • Robson Street shopping district (7 blocks)
  • BC Place Stadium (9 blocks)
  • Stanley Park (2 mi/ 3.3 km)
Business
  • Meeting rooms for up to 8 people available
  • Free high-speed Internet access

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Moda Hotel Rooms

Deluxe Queen
Rooms with queen bed include full bath, wall mounted flat screen tv, high speed internet access and mini bar, iron board, in suite coffee/tea brewers, radio alarm clock, personal safe and voice mail room.
Deluxe Two Doubles
2 double beds. Desk. In-room safe (accommodates laptop). Wireless (high-speed) Internet access - complimentary. Wired (high-speed) Internet access - complimentary. 27-inch television. Television - Flat-panel. Multi-line phone. Voice mail. Clock radio. Minibar. Coffee/tea maker. Hair dryer. Complimentary toiletries. Iron/ironing board. Air conditioning.
Deluxe King
Rooms with king bed include full bath, wall mounted flat screen tv, high speed internet access and mini bar, iron board, in suite coffee/tea brewers, radio alarm clock, personal safe and voice mail room.

Amenities

  • WiFi
General
Pet friendly
Dining
Restaurant
Internet
WiFi

Nearby points of interest

  • Orpheum Theatre: 0.1 mi
  • Vancouver Public Library: 0.3 mi
  • B.C. Place Stadium: 0.4 mi
  • Vancouver Lookout: 0.5 mi
  • General Motors Place: 0.5 mi
  • Rogers Arena: 0.6 mi
  • Marine Building: 0.6 mi
  • False Creek: 0.6 mi
  • Port Metro Vancouver: 0.6 mi
  • Vancouver Convention Centre: 0.7 mi
  • Canada Place: 0.7 mi
  • Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden: 0.8 mi
  • Granville Island: 0.9 mi
  • Stanley Park: 1.5 mi
  • Kitsilano Pool: 1.7 mi
  • Orpheum Theatre: 0.1 mi
  • Vancouver Public Library: 0.3 mi
  • B.C. Place Stadium: 0.4 mi
  • Vancouver Lookout: 0.5 mi
  • General Motors Place: 0.5 mi
  • Rogers Arena: 0.6 mi
  • Marine Building: 0.6 mi
  • False Creek: 0.6 mi
  • Port Metro Vancouver: 0.6 mi
  • Vancouver Convention Centre: 0.7 mi
  • Canada Place: 0.7 mi
  • Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden: 0.8 mi
  • Granville Island: 0.9 mi
  • Stanley Park: 1.5 mi
  • Kitsilano Pool: 1.7 mi
  • English Bay: 1.9 mi
  • Bloedel Floral Conservatory: 2.5 mi
  • Queen Elizabeth Park: 2.6 mi
  • VanDusen Botanical Garden: 2.8 mi
  • Capilano Suspension Bridge and Park: 3.3 mi
  • Pacific Spirit Regional Park: 4.9 mi
  • University of British Columbia: 6 mi
  • UBC Botanical Garden: 6.1 mi
  • Museum of Anthropology: 6.2 mi
  • Lynn Canyon Park: 6.2 mi
  • Nitobe Memorial Garden: 6.3 mi
  • Garibaldi Provincial Park: 48.1 mi

Dining

Cibo Trattoria
Located adjacent to the lobby of the Moda Hotel and steps away from the Orpheum Theatre, Cibo Trattoria specializes in Italian inspired cuisine made with same-day fresh and local ingredients. Cibo's unique list of decadent yet light dishes has been created by talented Executive Chef, Neil Taylor, to provide Vancouverites and visitors to Downtown Vancouver with a distinctive dining experience. Part of Cibo's allure is also its unique setting - sophisticated, modern interior design complemented by dramatic and rare architectural details. Special touches in this 52 seat dining room include a towering ceiling, original 1908 terracotta floors, century old exposed timber beams, over-sized, local pop art pieces, a white marble eye-level fireplace and a glassed-in tower of wine. Enjoy the warm and elegant ambience of this eclectic dining room that is truly unlike anything this world-class city has to offer.
Uva Wine Bar
Enticing cocktails, refined wines, eclectic import beers - Uva Wine Bar, located adjacent to the Moda Hotel, is Downtown Vancouver's newest enclave for connoisseurs of wines and spirits seeking a sanctuary that caresses the eye as well as the palate. From the finest charcuterie, to artisanal cheeses and to hard-to-find wine selections, indulge in Uva Wine Bar's cosmopolitan, yet relaxed interpretation of a true Italian 'enoteca'. Uva Wine Bar epitomizes the spirit of its location in the heart of Downtown Vancouver's arts and cultural district. Striking, yet inviting dcor sets a bold statement. The elegant modernism of its interior design combined with the building's historical elements, such as its delicate 1908 terrazzo floors, creates a unique, yet vibrant setting that must be experienced.
Red Card
European Sports Bar open Monday to Saturday 11am to 1:45am and Sunday from 11am to midnight.
Viti Wine and Lager Store
Wine has always been our passion and specialty, and now, we have also established ourselves as THE destination for Import beer, Blended and Single Malt Whiskies and many other spirits. At the Viti Wine and Lager Store, we strive to be the best in our Industry. Our staff are highly knowledgeable, so be prepared to be enticed by learning something new every time you visit. We carry over 150 rare import beers, 80+ whiskies, 10+ Gins, 250+ wines, etc.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
1500
Check-out:
1100

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

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Guest Reviews (115)

Ratings and reviews for Moda Hotel

Overall score

3.7 / 5
5.01.0
115 out of 115
Amenities:
3.2
Room cleanliness:
4.3
Hotel staff:
4.3
Room comfort:
3.7
Location:
4.4
Value:
3.9

81% would recommend to a friend.

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
black barbie
Business
San Diego, CA
Sep 30, 2008

Nice Hotel

It was my first time in Vancouver and I was by myself. The hotel itself was very nice but the only problem I had with it was that there was no room service. There were days I didnt want to go out to look for food, although not hard to find there were just some times that I wanted breakfast in bed. Its location to Granville St was great, only a block away. The staff was very friendly as well.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Shopping tip: Short walk from hotel

Just take a left on Smithe and you are on Granville. So close. =)

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Andover
Aug 24, 2008

Very nice modern decor but room too small

The hotel is very modern and at a good location. Easy to get cabs outside the door. 2 or 3 blocks to the nearest eating place, which turned out excellent. The biggest turn off was the size of the room. Much to small with no place to sit unless you sat on your beds. The beds were excellent and the bathroom was nice and plenty big enough.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Shopping tip: Short walk from hotel

Plenty of good shopping close by. We especially like Hudson Bay Department store with very pleasant sales people and a good variety of products.

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Buena Park, CA
Jul 14, 2008

great hotel for the money

Moda Hotel in downtown vancouver was very stylish. The staff was really nice. They kept the room clean every day. The location was super convenient...walking distance to everything! But, because the summer weather was warm and humid, the lack of A/C in the hotel room themselves and the hallway, was disappointing. We had guests who met us in the hotel comment on how hot the hallway was. Even though the room had fans, some of the guests I was with said it wasn't enough. Also, because of the downtown location, it was difficult to sleep because the of street noise. Sometimes, closing the windows did not help. One of the guests I stayed with had to buy earplugs for complete silence so she can sleep through the night.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
2
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Raleigh
Jun 15, 2008

Great value

Moda hotel is a nice boutique hotel with friendly staff which is more than adequate for a reasonable price. The only complaint I had was the street noise from Seymore street, which always seemed to be busy with loud cars and large trucks (luckily I had my earplugs). An interior room would probably have been much quieter.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Nightlife tip: Short walk from hotel

It's an easy walk to Davie Street, Gastown, Canada Place, and the ferry to Granville Island.

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Parsons
May 26, 2008

Pretty nice

The Moda Hotel was quite a nice stay. Very close to downtown Vancouver. Hotel Staffs are generally nice. Room is pretty good, but the red wall is kind of weird.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Shopping tip: Short walk from hotel

Robson St has everything, shopping, dining.

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
St Louis, MO
Apr 6, 2008

friendly night staff

We had a good stay at the Moda Hotel in Vancouver- the room and bathroom were both adequate in size, the room was nice and modern, and everything felt very clean. The location was good for getting to downtown, Chinatown, the Granville Island ferry etc, and although a street away are lots of bars and noise, the actual hotel the street was on was fine.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Entertainment tip: Short walk from hotel

Avoid the many chain coffee shops around- there are plenty of alternatives

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Portland, OR
Aug 11, 2007

Comfy and Contemporary

Nice contemporary hotel room, loved the color scheme (red, white black and brown) Hotel staff was prompt and ready to help, location was a block from Robson street (which comes alive at night, bars and night clubs) a little noisy at night, but we enjoyed our stay there!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
3
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Nightlife tip: Short walk from hotel

There are plenty of places to eat right down the street.

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
USA
Jul 15, 2007

Needing some improvement

When getting on the elevator and into the hallway, it was very warm. When entering the actual hotel room there was no air conditioning only a standing fan. The room was very clean and cozy, but extreamly hot. Ther was no room service or fitness center. The hotel staff stated that they were trying to get all aminities updated by July 1, 2007 but was unable to do this. On the positive side, the staff was extreamly friendly, and the housekeeping was great. Once they complete the updates to the hotel it should be a great place to stay.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
1
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
2
Location:
5
Value:
2
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
THe old fat man with a cane
Business
New York, NY
Jul 2, 2007

Good value for money and location

The Moda Hotel was a great value for our money and for its location - very centrally located and virtually all of the sights we wanted to see in Vancouver was in walking distance (we're from NYC, though, so our idea of walking distance may be different from others). Recently rennovated, the hotel and the rooms were well decorated and clean. My only two compliants are minor - toiletries were of low grade and there was a slight sewer-like odor in the hallway. But the staff was nice and helpful, and recommended a great brunch place not far from the hotel, and rearranged our rooms so that we'd be on the fourth floor facing the back so that we'd have more quiet. The bar around the corner wasn't anything special, however, so eating out in the city is highly recommended.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
shlabotnik
Business
Boise, Idaho
Oct 25, 2014

Basic, but decent value

I stayed for 2 nights in October, and found this hotel to be just fine. The rooms are basic (smallish, hard to find an outlet, etc.) but the location is great and the price much cheaper than newer but characterless places nearby. If you seek clean and workable lodging in central Vancouver, the Moda Hotel could do you well.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3
Location:
3
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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