GEC VIVA TOWER is one of two GEC residences that house ILSC students. GEC VIVA TOWER is a brand new, luxury residence located 15 minute from ILSC-Vancouver, with incredible views of Downtown Vancouver, including the towering mountains and beautiful ocean. The residence is situated on Drake Street, one block away from Davie Street, one of the most vibrant neighbourhoods in Vancouver with fantastic nightlife, restaurants, and cafés. The popular Sunset Beach, shopping on the iconic Robson Street, and nightlife of the entertainment district of Granville Street is just a short walk away.

Address
1311 Howe St, Vancouver, BC
V6Z 2P3 Canada

Note: GEC has two locations in Vancouver: GEC Granville on Drake Street, and GEC VIVA TOWER on Howe Street, Vancouver. 

  • Shared apartment
  • Shared kitchen
  • Communal lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Bed and bed linens
  • Laundry facilities
  • Cleaning service for common areas
  • Fitness centre
  • Sauna
  • Living room
  • Shared bathrooms
GEC VIVA TOWER Rates
Room Type WEEKLY RENTAL WEEKLY RATE OF 25 WEEKS+ SUMMER SUPPLEMENT PER WEEK
Single room $425/week $405/week $100/week
(From June 20 - August 16)
Shared room $295/week $295/week $50/week
(From June 20 - August 16)

All prices are in Canadian dollars. Taxes included where applicable. 
Rates are per person and booking is subject to availability.

 

REFUND, CANCELLATION & POLICIES:

  • $230 Non-refundable Accommodations Placement Fee will be required at the time of booking to secure a bed
  • Full payment will be required to ILSC 30 days before check-in date.
  • A damage deposit of $300 by credit card to GEC VIVA TOWER will be required prior to check-in date.
  • GEC-Viva accommodations are available for students who are 19 years or older, as of their arrival date.  
  • Check-in: Saturday or Sunday from 3:00 pm.
  • Check-out: Saturday or Sunday by 11:00 am

Cancellation before arrival

  • ILSC will refund all alternative accommodations fees paid in advance, other than non-ILSC accommodation, if the visa is denied by the Canadian Government, provided notice of the cancellation is received 30 days before the scheduled alternate accommodation start date.
  • Alternative Accommodation cancellation made more than 30 days prior to check-in, ILSC will refund 100% of your rent.
  • Alternative Accommodation cancellations made less than 30 days prior to check-in will be charged the lesser of 4 weeks accommodation or actual time booked by ILSC. ILSC will also retain the non-refundable placement fee.

Cancellation after arrival

  • If you wish to cancel your stay at GEC VIVA TOWER, a minimum 30 days written notice before original check-out date is required to process a refund.