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Vancouver Downtown

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
+1 604-801-5515
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More residential than business.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“beautiful city” (307 reviews)
“clean city” (77 reviews)
“robson street” (218 reviews)
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
+1 604-801-5515
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I'm not usually a city person but Vancouver is great. Small and friendly, it is a great place. There is an amazing variety of buildings. There is a great integrated transport system. A day pass can be used on bus's, trams and harbour ferry. Plenty...More

Thank Pat_Floyd_9
Reviewed yesterday

Has great restaurants and bars set on the waterfront so can sit and watch the world go by. And the boat planes, cruise liners. An always changing canvas unfolds in front of you. Top spot to sit and chill. At night has lively bars and...More

Thank mystic-merkin
Reviewed yesterday

Was here pre cruise and the entire area was crowded and busy. Lots of energy, beautiful buildings and terrific architecture. Lots to walk around and see, including the spectacular waterfront.

Thank LShank2014
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We took a great tour and that gave us some context, without it it wouldn't be nearly as interesting. Lots of old historic buildings and new art installations that are amazing and worth seeing.

Thank Tavia W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Don't bring a car...and that's a good thing. Mass transit is great, city is ver walkable, and you can rent bicycles everywhere. This city really caters to safe cycling with dedicated and PROTECTED bike lanes.

Thank JoeGator
Reviewed 2 days ago

How hotel was in this area ,easy to get any where, nices cake shops around and few places to gat cup off British tea

Thank d123265
Reviewed 2 days ago

the downtown area is always hustling, bustling with people activity. the core area hosts many, many excellent pubs, eating establishments, shopping stores, etc. take your time and enjoy

Thank _samlamb37
Reviewed 2 days ago

One of the great and beautiful cities in the world, great shopping and phenominal water front. Take in great name shopping in areas like Yaletown, Gas Town and Robson street. Visit Stanley Park, one of the great parks in North America, many fine hotels in...More

Thank brian p
Reviewed 2 days ago

Vancouver Downtown is a very pleasant, interesting place. One can find just about anything here: lots of eating places, shops, supermarkets, expensive department stores, etc. The streets are busy, there are lots of people everywhere and they are friendly and polite. Surprisingly there are lots...More

Thank 820gyuri
Reviewed 3 days ago

Vancouver is a beautiful city, easy to walk and people are so nice. Take a tour with The Tour Guys!!

Thank havingfunjuly2014
Vancouver's business district, the Downtown area is
bustling with smartly-dressed folks balancing their
lattes and briefcases to and from work. The area's
plethora of contemporary commercial, residential, and
corporate spaces has bred a landscape of nouveau
restaurants, chain cafes, and upmarket shopping
options. However, located right on the waterfront of
Vancouver's energetic Harbour, Downtown is a also
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David D
I have never been to Vancouver and am wondering if it snows in the city or if we can find snow nearby? We are thinking of visiting the week of christmas? My kids want to stay where it snows but I don't want to stay too far from the city. Any suggestions?
25 September 2016|
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Response from NHPenny | Reviewed this property |
I was there in September and I don't believe Vancouver has much snow. We were told many Canadians retire to that area because of the "warmer" winters. However, Whistler has snow almost all year round. It is about 90 min... More
Chauncey M
Renting a car in downtown Vancouver to sightsee over next 48 hrs. Other than Stanley Park and Whistler, any recommendations for sightseeing, easy pace day?
1 July 2016|
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Response from Cheri C | Reviewed this property |
Vancouver is a "walking" city with great public transit. Whistler is a great little town, but if you only have one day, I would skip it as it's quite a drive there & back. Instead, I would enjoy Stanley, Granville Island... More
Lilly V
I have 8 days to go between Vancouver and Seattle - for those of you who know both of these areas and what's inbetween, I'm wondering how much time you'd spend in both towns and how much time you'd take driving (including stops to whatever may be interesting to see inbetween). thanks for your thoughts!
17 April 2016|
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Response from travellerpals | Reviewed this property |
I presume you are renting a car, since you have 8 days to tour around I would suggest that you see Vancouver first, google "Sites in Vancouver" and it shows an array of things and places to see. Stanley Park is a must... More