• YWCA Hotel Centrally located tower with comfortable rooms that offer great value (especially for families).
  • Buchan Hotel Close to Stanley Park, its smaller rooms are budget-friendly, especially off-season.


  • Skwachays Lodge New boutique hotel lined with First Nations art.
  • Sylvia Hotel Charming beachfront sleepover in the West End, overlooking English Bay.


Boutique Hotels

  • Loden Hotel A slick and alluring Coal Harbour property just steps from the downtown core.
  • Opus Hotel Sexy and chic hotel in the heart of Yaletown; close to many restaurants.
  • St Regis Hotel City-center accommodations with some excellent value-added amenities.
  • Executive Hotel Le Soleil Versace-esque interiors with a perfect, central location.
  • Wedgewood Hotel & Spa Classic and classy European-feel decor, plus a popular spa.

Historic Hotels

  • Fairmont Hotel Vancouver The city's lovely, gargoyle-topped grand hotel has had several royal guests over the years.
  • Rosewood Hotel Georgia Recently restored to its 1920s golden-age glory; glam former guests include Sinatra, Dietrich and Presley (not on the same night).
  • Sylvia Hotel Ivy-covered West End landmark where Errol Flynn is said to have had more than a drink or two.
  • Pan Pacific Vancouver Glam waterfront hotel where Princess Diana and Prince Charles stayed when they were together.

Spa Hotels

Under-the-Radar Hotels

Best Independent Hotels

  • Burrard Hotel Downtown retro-look hotel with a hidden tree-lined courtyard.
  • St Regis Hotel Great boutique options with tons of extra amenities.
  • Victorian Hotel Heritage sleepover in the heart of downtown.
  • Moda Hotel Heritage building with contemporary flourishes near the Granville Strip.
  • Sylvia Hotel Beloved West End landmark overlooking English Bay.

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