Met Hotel - New Westminster

411 Columbia St, New Westminster, Ca, New Westminster, Canada, BC V3L  show map
 2 stars
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Met Hotel - New Westminster

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

CAD 12 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Cafe

Coffee shop

TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator
Meeting facilities

Meeting room

Overview

Featuring a courtyard and barbeque grills, Met Hotel offers beautiful rooms overlooking the river. An example of Victorian architecture, this hotel was opened in 1980 and was fully restored in 2009.

Situated in the heart of New Westminster with quick access to Port Moody Station Museum, Burnaby Village Museum and SFU Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology. Just 20 minutes' walk from New Westminster city center.

A shopping mall, boutiques and stores are also set close by.

Met Hotel can be reached in 20 minutes by car from Coal Harbour airport.

Rooms

Met is an unique hotel offering rooms with contemporary décor and a private safe, individual climate control, free Wi-Fi, a microwave and a sitting area as well as coffee/tea makers and a fridge. Bathrooms are fitted with a bathtub, a hairdryer and a shower.

Eat & Drink

A comprehensive breakfast is served at the restaurant. The restaurant entices with dishes of local cuisine. Guests can unwind in the Met bar with a favourite drink. Thai box 2go and Taverna Greka Restaurant serve a selection of meals within 50 meters from the venue.

Services

Business travelers can use a meeting room and a photocopier available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible at a location nearby at CAD 12 per day.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of rooms:   27.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Paid off-site parking
  • Limited time reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Ski storage
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machines
  • Exterior corridors

Sports & Fitness

  • Billiards/ Pool tables

Services

  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Room view

  • River view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

411 Columbia St, New Westminster, Ca, New Westminster, Canada, BC V3L

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City Center
  • New Westminster
    1.1 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Sapperton Skytrain
    2.6 km
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Thai New West (cuisine: Thai)
    30 m
  • Chan's Garden (cuisine: Chinese)
    10 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    27

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Rooms and availability

Met Hotel photos Room
Deluxe King Room
Bed type: King-size bed
Size: 30 m²
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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Features a microwave, a refrigerator, a flat-screen TV and discounts at the on-site pub.

Room facilities
    Met Hotel photos Room
    King Room
    Bed type: King-size bed
    Size: 30 m²
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    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    Featuring a 32" flat-screen TV, this rear facing room offers a work desk and a small dining area. A refrigerator is included. A private bathroom provides free toiletries. Free WiFi is available.

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      Met Hotel photos Room
      Queen Room
      Bed type: King-size bed
      Size: 23 m²
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      • Air conditioning
      • Shower
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      Featuring a 32" flat-screen TV, this rear facing room offers a work desk and a small dining area. A refrigerator is included. A private bathroom provides free toiletries. Free WiFi is available.

      Room facilities
        Met Hotel photos Room
        Queen Room Two Queen Beds
        Bed type: 2 King-size beds
        Size: 33 m²
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        • Air conditioning
        • Shower
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        Featuring a 32" flat-screen TV, this rear facing room offers a work desk and a small dining area. A refrigerator is included. A private bathroom provides free toiletries. Free WiFi is available.

        Room facilities
          Met Hotel photos Room
          Deluxe Queen Room Two Queen Beds
          Bed type: 2 King-size beds
          Size: 33 m²
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          • Air conditioning
          • Shower
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          This quadruple room has a microwave, air conditioning and seating area.

          Room facilities

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Met Hotel - New Westminster New Westminster location
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            Hotel Address:

            411 Columbia St, New Westminster, Ca, New Westminster, Canada, BC V3L

            Get directions
            City Center
            • New Westminster
              1.1 km
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Sapperton Skytrain
              2.6 km
            • Bus stop
              200 m
            Restaurants
            • Thai New West (cuisine: Thai)
              30 m
            • Chan's Garden (cuisine: Chinese)
              10 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2009
            • Number of rooms:
              27

            Hotel Awards

            CanadianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedNew WestminsterMet Hotel

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            What's nearby

            Popular areas

            • City Center - 1.0 km

            Amusement

            • Royal City Bingo - 100 m
            • Belmont Billiards - 1.3 km
            • Lucky Strike Lanes - 1.8 km
            • Gateway Casino Inc - 2.0 km
            • Laser Extreme - 3.2 km

            Parks

            • New Westminster Parks and Rec - 2.0 km

            Halls

            • Faternal Order of Eagles - 100 m
            • Robson Manor Ltd - 400 m
            • Ahv Spanish Cultural Ctr - 800 m
            • Elks of New Westminister - 1.7 km
            • Sapperton Pensioners Hall - 2.4 km
            • Roma Hall - 3.2 km

            Universities, Institutes

            • Reformed Christian College - 100 m
            • Douglas College Faculty Assn - 400 m
            • Douglas College - 400 m
            • Justice Institute of BC - 1.9 km

            Local attractions

            • ISKCON Vancouver - 5.7 km
              5462 Marine Drive, Burnaby
            • Bear Creek Park Train - 6.5 km
              13750 88th Ave., Surrey
            • Central Park - 8.7 km
              Corner of Kingsway and Boundary Road, Burnaby
            • Burnaby Village Museum - 6.0 km
              6501 Deer Lake Avenue, Burnaby
            • Metropolis At Metrotown - 7.1 km
              4800 Kingsway, Burnaby

            Restaurants nearby

            • Thai New West - 30 m

              Address: 424 East Columbia Street
              Phone: 6045447997

              79% likes this, based on 54 reviews
              Cuisine: Thai
              Price Range: CAD 19 - CAD 40

            • Thai box 2go - 20 m

              Address: 6th and 4th
              Phone: 16045213333

              76% likes this, based on 9 reviews
              Cuisine: Thai

            • Heritage Grill - 80 m

              Address: 447 columbia
              Phone: 604 759 0819

              53% likes this, based on 45 reviews
              Price Range: CAD 14 - CAD 27

            • Chan's Garden - 10 m

              Address: 411 Columbia Street
              Phone: 604-521-1871

              86% likes this, based on 22 reviews
              Cuisine: Chinese

            • Okonomi Sushi Restaurant - 40 m

              Address: 26A 4th Street
              Phone: (778) 397-0567

              70% likes this, based on 30 reviews
              Cuisine: Japanese

            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2009
            • Number of rooms:
              27

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            Met Hotel Reviews

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

            Average guest rating

            8.4out of 10
            Superb
            Based on 48 reviews

            Guest reviews

            • Older travelers
              7.4

              We had two very comfortable queen beds in a quite spacious room on the 3rd floor. Breakfast was very basic but acceptable. Staff (all three that we met) was very friendly. Right next to skytrain entrance which means easy access to all of Vancouver and the airport.

              Next time will probably try to get the top floor as we can hear the upstairs people walking in their rooms. We happened to be facing the street so skytrain noise was not a problem, the freight train locomotives though made a lot of noise (blowing the horns) during sleeping hours. A/C fan's white noise helped to minimize the noise.

            • Group of friends
              9.2

              This little hotel is a bit of a nice surprise... very reasonable prices, interesting old building that has been well maintained. Very pleasant stay.

              you need a code to get in as there is no desk clerk at night - a bit of a hassle

            • Single
              7.0

              The room was clean and spacious.

              The walls are very thin. You can hear everything going on in the next room...everything...if you know what I mean. Kept me awake half the night. Also, one of the guests had a dog and they played fetch in the hallway...very anoying/

            • Group of friends
              7.0

              breakfast included and free internet

              you can hear the skytrain in the room

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              The friendliness and courtesy of the staff was matched by the comfort and cleanliness of the room.

              My wife and I wished that more of the Victorian features had been retained.

            • Couple
              9.2

              friendly staff, nice continental breakfast, comfortable and huge bed

              i had discomfort in the fact that there was no one at the front desk 24 hours

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              Excellent all round with good Bar and Dining. Very convenient for visits to Vancouver.

            • Group of friends
              6.6

              Clean rooms, quiet on the front side and friendly staff.

              Would of been nice to know that the a parking pass could be purchased at the hotel as the one that I purchased from the lot was only good till 6am so I ended up paying double for parking.

            • Older travelers
              8.2

              Close to SkyTrain station, in ok neighborhood. Reasonable breakfast. Pub downstairs, in house.

              In the case of a room immediately above the pub's outdoor space, somewhat noisy on warm evenings, but only until early in the night.

            • Couple
              8.2

              Room was tops and breakfast was right out side my door

              Noise level from outside

            • Older travelers
              7.8

              I have stayed at the Met for both business and family visits and I have promoted the hotel as a place to stay to my fellow Mason's during a conference. In short I like the convenient location for all three groupings. The size is limited but that in many ways adds to its' charm, the staff get to know who their guests are in very short order and are very keen to be of service. We noticed the maid service was a little disorganized and did not leave enough toiletries all the time but when asked they were brought up to our room immediately. Another sign of good service and interest in their guests. The beds are very comfortable but they are also the place one would sit to watch the new flat screen TV's which isn't that agreeable (at least for us it wasn't). The feeling of an another era, the high ceilings and and the general deco is very relaxing and chosen with care. We would not hesitate to recommend this hotel to others (and we do)!

              As mentioned, the maid service was a little distracted at times. We wish the chairs were just a little more comfortable to sit on to watch TV. Parking: now that would be our only real irritation having to leave one's car in a public car park approximately 3-4 blocks from the hotel depending on the weather can be a real irritant and then paying $10.00 a day. My wife didn't care to leave it there in the dead of night after a long evening out and then have to walk alone back to the hotel so I needed to stay with her to increase her sense of ease. We realize this is the only practical method in this 'city of hills' and limited street parking but it is a 'medium' sized problem for a guest.

            • Family with children
              8.8

              The staff were very helpful with train and bus schedules to get me where I needed to go.

            • Single
              8.8

              My room was spacious and comfortable. The staff made a huge difference by helping get my phone charger back to me when I left it in the room.

              The train noise can be a little annoying, but with earplugs I slept very well.

            • Single
              9.6

              The met was inexpensive, it was a short walk to the conference I was attending, variety of restaurants and coffee shops nearby, near sky train station. Effortless to get from airport to the hotel, easy to get to metro town(large shopping complex) Ask for a quiet room as some could be noisier than others, Staff really friendly and helpful.

            • Single
              6.2

              It's next door to the Skytrain station; spacious room, good and free wifi, convenience store and Subway downstairs

              Can't open window, so you need to turn on air-conditioning to get fresh air, which is rather loud; if you turn it off, you can hear the trains; except for wifi, no extras, no coffee-making facilities, no safe; once I found the door open when I came back as it didn't shut properly but apparently they fixed it after I told them.

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Met Hotel - New Westminster New Westminster location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            411 Columbia St, New Westminster, Ca, New Westminster, Canada, BC V3L

            Get directions
            City Center
            • New Westminster
              1.1 km
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Sapperton Skytrain
              2.6 km
            • Bus stop
              200 m
            Restaurants
            • Thai New West (cuisine: Thai)
              30 m
            • Chan's Garden (cuisine: Chinese)
              10 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2009
            • Number of rooms:
              27

            Hotel Awards

            CanadianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedNew WestminsterMet Hotel

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Hotels Recommended by Guests in Canada

            Use Badge