A national icon, Canada Place in downtown Vancouver is home to the Vancouver Convention and Exhibition Centre, easily identified by the ten white sails representing each Canadian province. Canada Place’s sails light up in a dynamic display of imagery, light and animation during annual events such as the Sails of Light.
The Blue Horizon Hotel is located on Vancouver's internationally famous Robson Street where world class shopping, dining, and entertainment are at your doorstep.
Blue Horizon Hotel: 1225 Robson Street
The Westin Bayshore Resort and Marina is a recreational haven in the heart of the city of Vancouver. The Resort is in the heart of Coal Harbour, one of Canada’s most expensive real estate areas. Prince of Whales whale watching tours leave right from inside the harbour here, and will take you as far as Victoria if you’re looking for a day trip. The harbour has a beautiful walkway along the water that extends into the park.
Westin Bayshore Resort and Marina: 1601 Bayshore Drive
It can safely be stated that all of Stanley Park is one great big garden. The Rose Gardens, situated just steps from the Georgia Street entrance to the park, is a true inspiration and a "must see" for garden enthusiasts as well as Vancouver’s most popular destination for wedding photos.
The Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre was one of the first aquariums to introduce Naturalists, who are specifically trained to introduce you to the lives of all the animals, teach what we learn from them, and provide answers to all the most frequently asked questions that come from visiting this wonderful world of water. This non-profit organization continually dedicates their efforts to the conservation of aquatic life.
845 Avison Way
The totems found here are representative of the art and society of many of B.C.'s Native Nations. Make sure to take time to visit this culturally rich and visually stunning site!
Go to this landmark to get the best views of the North Shore Mountains, the Lions Gate Bridge and the Burrard Inlet. The Prospect Point Lookout is "A Vancouver Tradition" at the highest point in Stanley Park. You may want to make this your stop for dessert, as you indulge in the world famous Prospect Point ice cream or homemade fudge.
The Teahouse offers guests delicious meal options while taking sanctuary in Stanley Park. Open Monday through Friday from 11:30am and Saturday, Sunday from 10:30am, this is sure to be a stop to remember.
Amongst the spectacular gardens and forests of Stanley Park sits the historic Fish House. Relax while they tantalize you with delicious fresh fish and seafood from the Pacific Northwest. Or sit back at the oyster bar with a micro-brewed beer, glass of wine, or a seasonal martini!
Immensely popular for its sun-bathing, evening sunsets, and numerous reasonably priced restaurants and cafes! This site hosts the wintertime Polar Bear Plunge and is among the best spots to watch the annual international 'Symphony of Fire' fireworks competition.
Designated a quiet beach Sunset is a less populated jewel of a sandy spit close to the West End and the new Downtown South/Yaletown neighbourhoods. Positioned at the mouth of False Creek where once 13 beehive sawdust burners belied the industrial sawmill operations of the fledgling city, Sunset's waters have been reclaimed for safe swimming. Well behaved dogs will find an off leash area to the south of the nearby Vancouver Aquatic Centre, Vancouver's Olympic size natatorium which replaced the city's first such facility, Crystal Pool, demolished in 1974.
The Residence Inn by Marriott is a short walk away from Davie Street, Vancouver’s vibrant gay friendly community full of cafes, eateries, pubs, nightclubs & shops. The Pride Parade takes place every summer along Davie. The Residence Inn by Marriott is a place to call home during your visit as it is a zero waste, extended-stay hotel.
Residence Inn: 1234 Hornby Street
The Sheraton Wall Centre was completed in 2001 and is one of Vancouver’s highest skyscrapers located in the downtown peninsula. Easily recognizable from various films such as X-Men: The Last Stand and other TV shows filmed in Vancouver, it is a Vancouver landmark in itself. Across the street is St. Andrew’s-Wesley United Church, First Baptist Church and Saint Paul’s Hospital founded in 1894.
Sheraton Wall Centre: 1088 Burrard Street
Stop 14 is across the street from The Sutton Place Hotel in front of Don Francesco’s famous Italian fine dining restaurant. The Sutton Place Hotel is located half a block away from Robson Street, Vancouver’s premium outdoor shopping street. Just up the street, past Robson is the CTV news headquarters.
Sutton Place Hotel: 845 Burrard Street