Guest Accommodations

St. John’s College values boutique-style service and offers quiet, comfortable, and well-appointed guest rooms to UBC’s academic visitors. 

Services and facilities available to visitors include card-operated laundry, common kitchens, printing, e-mailing, and photocopying (nominal fees). Pay parking is available across the street in the West Parkade.

Please note: We regret that the College cannot accommodate those under 19 years of age or pets.

Guest Room Accommodations: Year Round (January 1 – December 31)

Guest rooms are furnished with a double-sized or queen-sized bed, private washroom with shower, telephone, television, coffee maker, bar fridge and data port (free wireless internet).

View our gallery of photos for the double-sized room.

View our gallery of photos for the queen-sized room.



Complimentary Meals

Guests are welcome to join residents in our spacious Dining Hall for breakfast and dinner (Sunday to Friday). Complimentary meals for one guest are enveloped in the nightly rate, and are non-transferable. Dinner is served from 6:00 – 8:00pm Sunday to Friday. Breakfast is served from 7:30 – 9:30am. Monday to Friday, and 8:00 – 10:30am on Sundays and statutory holidays.

Additional guests are not included. If you want additional meals, please pay at the server in the dining hall when you want your meals. You can pay by cash or cheque payable to SJC Culinary Service.

You are welcome to speak with the SJC Culinary Service Chef to inquire about meals and the menu. Please show the kitchen staff your guest key card for access to meals.

Rates and Policies

Effective January 1, 2019

Room Type


Academic Season Rates
(Sept 1 – April 30)


Summer Season Rates
(May 1 – August 31)

Double $146.00/night
Total (13%): $164.98
$168.00/nightTotal (13%): $189.84
Queen $169.00/night
Total (13%): $190.97
Total (13%): $213.57

Rates are subject to tax (5 % GST and 8% PHT =13%), unless payments are made via UBC Journal Voucher. Room rates are for single occupancy, and include breakfast (Monday – Friday). Note that rates are subject to change. Please contact our Guest Room Coordinator for further details.

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*Please note our guest rooms are not available during the period of January 27 to February 21, 2020.  Sorry for any inconvenience.

**Summer room information will be posted in March 2020.