GEC Viva Residence


Residence with a gym and one block from Davie Street, one of Vancouver's most dynamic neighbourhoods with amazing nightlife, restaurants, and cafés


  • The minimum age to book self-catering accommodation is 18 years.
  • The residence GEC Viva is the best accommodation for students seeking a more independent life in Vancouver.
  • Student residence GEC Viva in Vancouver offers quality bedrooms and a single room with shared bathrooms.
  • Depending on the unit size, each apartment has 2-5 bedrooms, 1 open-plan fully equipped kitchen (dishwasher, fridge and freezer, microwave, oven and stove), 1 big living room, and 1 to 3 bathrooms.
  • The bedroom is ready upon arrival, with clean sheets, a duvet, and a pillow.
  • Towels are provided.
  • Common areas comprise of kitchen and living room.
  • The Kitchen is fully equipped with all appliances, a cooker, oven, fridge, microwave, toaster, cutlery, and cooking essentials.
  • There is a washing machine/dryer for free use for the students.
  • Communal areas are cleaned daily.
  • Bedrooms are cleaned once a week.
  • A deposit might be required on arrival or the first day in the school.
  • Your accommodation details will be sent to you two weeks before arrival.
  • The bedroom must be left in the same condition it was found upon arrival, clean and tidy; otherwise, a penalty will be charged.


AccommodationGEC Viva Residence
AddressGEC Viva, 1311 Howe Street
CodeBC V6Z 2P3
Province/StateBritish Columbia
Street viewGoogle Street View
Street routeGoogle Street Route
SchoolEC Vancouver & EC Vancouver 30+


Cleaning Commons Service Cleaning Commons Service
Washing Machine Washing Machine
Full Kitchen Full Kitchen
Shared Kitchen Shared Kitchen
Fridge Fridge
Microwave Microwave
Towels Towels
Bedding Bedding
Hair Dryer Hair Dryer
TV Lounge TV Lounge
Air Conditioning Air Conditioning
Heating Heating
Wifi Wifi
Gym Gym


Minutes school by foot18
Weeks minimum1
Weeks maximum50
Check in day nameSaturday/Sunday
Check out day nameSaturday
Year 2023
Holidays (school)18/Dic - 31/Dic
Holidays (country)02/Jan, 07/Apr, 10/Apr, 22/May, 01/Jul, 04/Sep, 30/Sep, 09/Oct, 11/Nov, 25/Dic, 26/Dic



Year 2023

Low season

Single room shared bathroom (per week)525$ ≈ 0
Double/twin room shared bathroom (per week)400$ ≈ 0

High season

High season period residences10/Jun/2023 → 08/Sep/2023
Single room shared bathroom (per week)620$ ≈ 0
Double/twin room shared bathroom (per week)485$ ≈ 0


Deposit300$ ≈ 0

Pick up at the airport and transfer to the accommodation

Transfer from Vancouver (YVR) (13km, 25min)135$ ≈ 0