Private Rooms

Affordable accommodation just steps from campus

SFU Guest Accommodations Private Residence Rooms (each room is single-occupancy) are comfortable and clean spaces perfect for groups and individual travellers. The traditional style residence halls have common rooms with TV, sink and microwave. There are two shared gender inclusive washrooms available on each floor that are equipped with toilets, sinks and showers. Private Residence Rooms are perfect for:

  • Youth groups
  • Sports groups
  • Academic groups
  • Faith based groups
  • Individual travelers visiting Metro Vancouver
  • And more

Rates and availability

Available: Early May to mid August
Rate: $67.50/night

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Each single occupancy room includes:

  • Single bed
  • Desk & chair
  • Closet
  • Chest of drawers
  • Small fridge
  • Linen (bedding/towels)
  • Free high-speed wireless internet access

Shared space:

  • Pay Laundry Facilities in each building
  • Common room per floor
  • Shared gender inclusive washrooms per floor

Around campus:

  • Dining Hall - 1 to 5 minute walk 
  • Gym - 1 to 5 minute walk 
  • Retail shops (UniverCity) - 10 to 15 minute walk
  • Coffee shops - 5 minute walk

Before you arrive

When you arrive

Checking in  

Check in: 3:00 p.m.
Any time after 3:00 p.m. in the Residence and Housing Administration office. All guests and/or authorized group contact person must present a valid photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Guests checking in after 11:00pm are subject to overnight services like check-in or key issues. Please note that group check-ins will be pre-arranged with the Guest Accommodations team.

Checking out

Check out: 11:00 a.m.
Check out by 11:00 a.m. on your departure day. If guests and/or groups have not checked out of their rooms by the designated time, they will be subject to a late check-out fee.  Room keys are to be returned to the Residence and Housing Administration office. There is a charge for lost or unreturned keys.

Age restriction

Guests must be 19 years of age or older to book a reservation and stay with us. If guests are under the age of 19 they must be accompanied by an adult at all times. 

Youth Group Bookings: All Youth Group booking must have one master account for the entire group. The chaperone requirement is (1:10 for Private Residence Riooms and 1:3 for Townhouse Units) for all participants under the age of 19. Chaperones are responsible for the behaviour and supervision of all youth participants in their group. 



For more information regarding parking please visit our direction and parking page.

* Please note that our Private Residence Rooms are not equipped with Air Conditioning units. We encourage our guests to keep the blinds closed in the summer months to help control the heat and we do have small fans available upon request through our Front Desk.