A variety of accommodation options are available on the UBC campus, and are listed below. Note that on leaving campus, nearest hotels are in central Vancouver, 10km away. The UBC campus is well served by public transit, but participants staying off campus will need to plan their travel time to reach LASI sessions promptly.
- You can plan your transit trips using the Translink website: https://www.translink.ca
- Note that Uber does not operate in Vancouver.
LASI 19 Organizers have arranged for a variety of room blocks and have listed suggested accommodation options. You may also find options for sublet rooms or apartments on the UBC campus using popular bookings services such as Airbnb or booking.com.
Note: All prices listed are quoted in Canadian Dollars.
St. John’s College Summer Housing
Room Rates – $102 per night + tax
Perfectly situated for LASI 19, St. John’s College offers summer accommodation rooms to academic visitors to UBC in comfortable single rooms furnished with a twin bed and private washroom. Guests dine with College residents; Continental breakfast is served Monday through Friday.
A block of rooms are being held for LASI participants from June 16-20, 2019. To book, contact St John’s directly, and mention LASI:
Telephone: (604) 822-6522
Fax: (604) 822-8885
Block booking will be released at end of April 2019, so book soon!
St. John’s College Guest Housing
Room Rates – $146 – $189 per night + tax
To view accommodations: http://stjohns.ubc.ca/home/guest-and-meeting-room/guest-accommodation/
Perfectly situated for LASI 19, St. John’s College offers additional guest accommodation rooms to academic visitors to UBC in rooms furnished with a queen bed or double bed and private washroom. Guests dine with College residents; Continental breakfast is served Monday through Friday.
The Guest accommodations with Queen/Double bed options are NOT included in the LASI19 room block however, attendees are welcome to book these rooms if available.
Telephone: (604) 822-6522
Fax: (604) 822-8885
Green College Guest Accommodations
Room Rates – $120-$155 + 13% tax
For booking in the LASI block – see instructions below.
Green College is holding a limited number of rooms for LASI participants:
Standard Guest House rooms with double beds, private bathrooms and a wireless internet connection. Room amenities include telephone access for local calling, mini-fridge and coffee maker with in-suite coffee and tea selections.
Premium Guest House Rooms with queen beds, private bathrooms and a wireless internet connection. Room amenities include telephone access for local calling, mini-fridge and coffee maker with in-suite coffee and tea selections.
Please note that Green College has a limited number of rooms suitable for persons with mobility disabilities. Much of the property is on steep terrain, with many stairs throughout the facility. Please enquire with staff about your reservation if you have a disability.
Room rates are as follows effective April 1, 2019):
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Guests participate in the Green College Dining Society meal plan from Sunday through Thursday (when the College serves meals), and a charge for dinners and breakfasts per night will be reflected on your accommodation invoice.
Final price will include 8% tax.
To book, contact Green College directly and mention that you are participating in LASI:
Membership and Accommodations Coordinator, Green College
Phone +1 604 822 6067
Fax +1 604 822 8742
Pacific Spirit Hostel
Room Rates – from $59 to $118 + 8% sales tax
Book online at http://suitesatubc.com/accommodations/pacific-spirit-hostel/
Private, single and double rooms, shared lounge with LCD TV, on-site laundry, bed linens, towels, and bath amenities provided. Shared washroom. Parking is $10/day plus applicable taxes. Free wifi in lobby—In-room wifi is available with a router rental for $2/day (limited quantities only). Weekly permits can be purchased for longer term parking.
Room Rates – $250+
Standard and West Coast suites managed by UBC Conference Services.
LASI is not able to pre-book rooms, but you are welcome to seek your own booking, if suites are available, using: https://reserve.suitesatubc.com/vancouver/availability.asp
Room Rates – $116-125 + 8% tax
Carey Hall guest accommodations include:
10 Queen rooms ($125 plus tax per night)
10 Twin rooms ($125 plus tax per night)
5 single rooms and it is $116 plus tax.
Rooms are not being held for LASI, but you are welcome to seek a reservation at this location.
UBC Triumf House
Room Rates – $110-$150 + 8% tax
Triumf House is a popular location for scholars visiting UBC, and a small number of rooms may be available in June 2019.
LASI is not able to pre-book rooms, but you are welcome to seek your own booking using: https://us01.iqwebbook.com/THBC715/