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10-minute drive from airport, good rates, friendly staff, shared bathrooms

  • Free Wi-Fi and free parking
  • Guests found the rates to be affordable and budget friendly
  • The staff were characterized as friendly and fluent in Chinese
  • Some lodgers were satisfied with their clean and comfortable rooms
  • Shared bathrooms and noise transfer were reported by a few lodgers
  • The hotel was far from restaurants, shopping and public transit according to a few guests
Free Wi-Fi
Free Parking
Editor's Analysis
Updated Feb 19, 2014
Located about a 10-minute drive from Vancouver International Airport (YVR) and Highway 99, Airport Blundell Suites is suitable for car or air travellers who prefer economical guesthouse-type accommodations with free Wi-Fi.

Each of this smoke-free hotel's guest rooms offers free Wi-Fi, cable TV, a desk and a shared bathroom with free toiletries. 

The hotel also offers guest laundry and free parking. Pets are not permitted and the hotel is not wheelchair accessible. 

Richmond's waterfront is about a 5-minute drive from the hotel, while Aberdeen Centre offers shopping 8 minutes away by car. Richmond Hospital is roughly a 3-minute walk away and Quilchena Golf & Country Club is a 9-minute drive away. (All distances and travel time estimates: Google Maps)
The Good
There were not many online reviews for this hotel at the time of writing, however, of those sourced, guest reviews showed positive responses towards the hotel's rates, staff and rooms.

Guests described the hotel's rates as affordable and budget friendly.

The hotel's staff were found to be friendly, informative and fluent in Chinese.

Some reviewers described their rooms as clean, quiet and comfortable. Some lodgers had complaints about their accommodations, however (see below).
The Bad
As mentioned above, there were not many reviews available online at the time this editorial was written. Of those consulted, however, guests showed negative responses towards the hotel's rooms and location.

Although some guests were satisfied with their clean and comfortable rooms, some reviewers were disappointed with their accommodations. Some patrons did not realize the accommodations were in a private home and also reported poor water pressure, no air conditioning and shared bathrooms. Street noise was also reported by a couple travellers.

While a couple lodgers found the hotel convenient to the airport and ferry terminal, a few travellers were disappointed with its location. They reported the hotel being in a residential area and being too far from shopping, restaurants and public transit.

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Sources guest reviews rated the hotel 2.1 out of 5 from 15 reviews. guest reviews rated the hotel 2.3 out of 5 with a 67% recommendation rate from 12 reviews.
Editor's Analysis by Erin H.
Analyzed by Erin H.
Erin loves to travel, and considers it her personal mission to help fellow travellers get the inside scoop, both good and bad, on Canadian Hotels.
Map Marker Airport Blundell Suites
Blundell Rd and No 2 Road, Richmond, BC