Vancouver is a spectacular city with incredible views of the surrounding mountains and the sea. The cluster of buildings in the downtown add to the awesome environment. Whether you choose accommodations near the central shopping core on Robson Street or settle further afield, you will always be struck by your surroundings.
A List of Recommended Hotels in Vancouver
With some of the largest guestrooms in Vancouver, the Hyatt Regency offers contemporary luxury that includes the farm to table taste sensations in the Mosaic Grille, the Life Luxe Spa, a pool with a large sun deck, fully equipped fitness centre and a special in-room Yoga Away service. Pampering of guests in this downtown hotel is the order of the day.
In a Victorian style building, the Times Square Suites has accommodations with kitchens in a variety of configurations. The in-suite laundry facilities make this a good choice for a long stay in Vancouver. A complimentary membership is offered to a nearby fitness center.
Offering 1-bedroom luxury suites with kitchenette and a comfortable sitting room and dining area, the Robson Suites are perfect for short or long-term stays in Vancouver. The pet friendly Robson Suites are a few minutes-walk from Stanley Park and downtown Vancouver. A shuttle service will drop you off downtown if you don't want to walk.
Every room in the Pinnacle Hotel offers breathtaking views, and guests can choose whether they prefer panoramas of the city or Coal Harbour and North Shore Mountain scenes. The Pinnacle has a 24-hour indoor pool and fitness centre, both of which are also surrounded by glass for more opportunities to take in the beauty that encircles the city. Other amenities include free high-speed WiFi, complimentary bike rentals, and pet-friendly accommodations.
With a selection of 83 unique guestrooms, Wedgewood Hotel and Spa is perfectly located to show off stunning views of the city from each private balcony. It is also within walking distance of many of the most popular tourist attractions in downtown Vancouver. Offering award winning dining and a tranquil day spa, this is the perfect getaway for indulgence and comfort combined.
The spacious studio, 1-bedroom and 2 bedroom suites, all with kitchens, make the Rosellen a favorite with visitors who want to enjoy Stanley Park. It's even better for those who like the quiet comforts of home because there are only 27 suites. Pool and fitness passes are available for nearby recreational facilities.
Decorated in the finest contemporary fashion, the rooms and suites in this 5-star hotel are fit for couples with the highest standards. Begin the day with a complimentary breakfast at Market, a highly acclaimed three-star restaurant and end the day with a meal at Xi Shi Lounge overlooking an outdoor art gallery. Your romantic stay might include a visit to Chi, The Spa at Shangri-Law where you can luxuriate in an organic British Columbia seaweed treatment.
Days Inn Downtown is located in the heart of the financial district, offering guests the chance to experience the city atmosphere of downtown Vancouver. This pleasant hotel is an ideal base for exploring Chinatown and Robson Street's shopping. Suites offer a flat screen TV, personal safe, mini-fridge and Wi-Fi.
The economical Hotel Ambassador, somewhere between a hotel and a hostel, the Ambassador is very popular with budget travelers. Its location provides easy access to downtown Vancouver or the False Creek Ferry. The lively on-site G Sports Bar & Grill is a great meeting spot for hungry and thirsty travelers.
Best Western Plus Downtown Vancouver is located near the Vancouver Convention Centre, within walking distance to Yaletown Roundhouse Station. The spacious suites feature iPod docking stations, flat-screen TVs, and safes. Unwind on the rooftop deck, gym, sauna, or hot tub. Take advantage of the bicycle rental program or shuttle to downtown.
Comfort Inn Downtown Vancouver is located in Vancouver's entertainment district, with the Vogue Theatre only a short 2-minute walk away. The contemporary rooms feature flat-screen TVs, Wi-Fi, and iPod docking station. An on-site business center and complimentary passes to Steve Nash Fitness Center are also available.
The Ramada Downtown is a perfect choice for accommodations that are nicely placed for the exploration of all Vancouver's sights and evening entertainment. The Ramada has a wide selection of rooms and suites all in the affordable range. The on-site Morrissey Pub and Restaurant is a happening place and the morning after you can take advantage of a fitness pass to nearby Steve Nash Fitness World. Need a break from the activity downtown, walk to the Granville Island Ferry and take a break across False Creek.
Located close to Robson Street and Yaletown, Executive Hotel Vintage Park is the perfect retreat for wine lovers, featuring regular wine tastings and on-site gourmet restaurant. The relaxing suites include a flat-screen TV, iPod dock, espresso machine, and mini-fridge. A fitness center, hot tub, and sun terrace are found on-site.
Overlooking English Bay, the Sylvia is known for its friendly, efficient service. The views alone set this hotel apart from all the others in the district. With 120 rooms and suites, some with kitchen, the pet friendly Sylvia is home to a very special beach-side restaurant and bar.
All of the hotels listed above provide the finest of accommodations and excellent service. From them you can walk, drive, ride a bus, sky train or a Burrard Inlet water taxi to any one of the many Vancouver attractions. Vancouver is an easy city to navigate and a feast for the eyes at every turn.