Room Types

Floor Plan

Video Tour



GEC Viva Overview

GEC Viva is a 17-storey tower located in Downtown Vancouver between vibrant Davie Village and the bustling Granville Street Entertainment District.The residence is surrounded by the countless comforts and amenities of downtown living, and is within walking distance of numerous bus line stops as well as the Yaletown-Roundhouse and Vancouver City Centre Canada Line stations. The building offers fully-furnished private and shared rooms adjoined to a living space and kitchen. GEC Viva also includes access to a private gym. Experience life at the heart of Vancouver at GEC Viva!


Services Included

  • Fully furnished suites (with access to kitchen)
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Fitness centre
  • Concierge
  • Utilities included
  • Weekly housekeeping (common area only)
  • Common areas in each unit

Room Types

All rooms have access to a shared kitchen and common area.
Included in all rooms: desk, twin bed, wardrobe

Standard: Shared Bedroom
(2 Twin Beds/bunk beds)

Standard: Private Bedroom (1 Twin Bed)

Economy: Shared Bedroom in July and August
(Bunk beds)

Floor Plan

Sample Floor Plan from September to April

Sample Floor Plan in July and August


It is my very first time studying abroad! My ESL school, CSLI, is only a 15-minute walk from GEC Viva. I am very happy with the great service provided by the GEC staff. I feel very safe and secure since there is a security guard on site after office hours and on weekends. I have also enjoyed the great views from my suite.

Mayumi, Japan


Located in downtown Vancouver at the corner of Howe and Drake Street, it is situated in one of the most exciting neighborhoods in Vancouver with fantastic nightlife, trendy restaurants, great shopping, and Sunset Beach all within a short walking distance.