Fairmont Waterfront

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Vancouver, BC Hotel
ChainAccorHotels
Brand
Fairmont Hotels
Built1991
Renovated2015
Total meeting space2,230 sq. m
Guest rooms489
900 Canada Place Way
Vancouver, BC V6C 3L5

Fairmont Waterfront

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Vancouver, BC Hotel

Need dates

  • 10/20/201910/22/2019
  • 10/25/201911/08/2019
  • 11/16/201911/20/2019

Ratings

AAA
4
Northstar
4

Awards

The Fairmont Waterfront has been ranked as one of the top hotels in Canada by the readers of Condé Nast Traveler. - 2018 Northwest Meetings + Events - Best Conference Venue in British Columbia - 2018 Northwest Meetings + Events - Best Hotel with Event Space in British Columbia - 2018 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award - 2018 Condé Nast Traveler Readers Choice Awards - #22 Top Hotel in Canada - 2018 Meetings Today - Best of the West Hotels in Canada - 2017 Planet 21 Sustainability Hotel of the Year Award - North & Central America - 2017 Condé Nast Traveler Readers Choice Awards - #8 Top Hotel in Vancouver - 2017 US News and World Report's - Best Hotels in Canada List - 2017 Northwest Meetings + Events - Best Conference Venue in British Columbia - 2017 Gustavson Brand Trust Index - #1 Most Trusted Hotel Brand in Canada - 2017 Gustavson Brand Trust Index - #4 Most Trusted Brand in Canada - 2016 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award - 2016 Condé Nast Traveler Readers Choice Awards - #2 Top Hotel in Vancouver (#4 in Canada) - 2016 Gustavson Brand Trust Index - #1 Most Trusted Hotel Brand in Canada - 2016 Gustavson Brand Trust Index - #8 Most Trusted Brand in Canada - 2016 Canadian Wildlife Federation - Certified Wildlife Friendly Habitat - 2016 US News and World Report's - #10 Best Hotels in Vancouver List - 2015 Condé Nast Traveler Readers Choice Awards - #7 Top Hotel in Vancouver - 2015 Travel + Leisure World's Best Awards - #3 Top City Hotel in Canada - 2015 TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards - #20 Top Luxury Hotels in Canada - 2015 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award - 2014 Travel + Leisure World's Best Business Hotels - 1 of only 3 in Vancouver - 2014 Condé Nast Traveler Readers Choice Awards - #6 Top Hotel in Western Canada - 2014 Travel + Leisure World's Best Awards - #7 Top City Hotel in Canada - 2014 Travel + Leisure World's Best Awards - Best Business Hotels - 2014 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award - 2014 Northwest Meetings + Events Readers Choice Awards, Best Large Hotel with Meeting Space in BC - 2014 TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards - #20 Best Luxury Hotel in Canada - 2014 Condé Nast Gold List – The World’s Best Places to Stay - TripAdvisor® GreenLeaders™ - Platinum Level - Green Tourism Canada - Gold Level - Green Key Global, "5 Green Key Hotel" Rating - Green Key Global, "4 Green Key Meetings" Rating - Canada's Greenest Employers List

Amenities

Room features and guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Internet access
  • Laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Room service
  • View (Garden)
  • View (Mountain)
  • View (Ocean or water)
  • View (Urban)
  • Voicemail box

Facilities

  • Onsite catering
  • Onsite gift shop
  • Onsite restaurant
  • Onsite security
  • Pet friendly
  • Rental car service
  • Wheelchair accessible

Business services

  • AV capabilities
  • Business center
  • Video conference
  • VIP services

Recreational activities

  • Health club
  • Outdoor pool
  • Whirlpool

Venue accessibility

  • Bus
  • Subway
  • Taxi
  • Train

Equipment

  • Dance floor
  • Loading dock
  • Piano
  • Portable heaters
  • Portable walls
  • Staging area

Photo Gallery

+10

Meeting Space

Total meeting space2,230 sq. m
Meeting rooms14
Largest room655 sq. m
Second largest room327 sq. m
Exhibit Space2,230 sq. m
Filters

Floor plans

Guest rooms

Total guest rooms489
Double (2 beds)148
Suites24
Tax rate11%

Photos

+2

Nearby


Local Attractions

Vancouver Convention Centre

Convention center
2 minutes away
Located on Vancouver’s waterfront with a dramatic mountain backdrop, the award-winning Vancouver Convention Centre offers one of the most beautiful settings in the world and convenient access to all the major visitor amenities in the downtown core. As British Columbia’s flagship convention centre, the facility hosts more than 500 events and welcomes hundreds of thousands of attendees each year, while generating significant economic activity for the province. The Fairmont Waterfront is conveniently located beside the Convention Centre, connected with a covered walkway.
1055 Canada Place
Vancouver, BC, CA V6C 0C3

Vancouver Aquarium

Recreation
3 km away
Located in Stanley Park, the Vancouver Aquarium is Canada's largest aquarium, and houses over 8000 sea creatures. As a non-profit organization they continually dedicate their efforts to effect the conservation of aquatic life through display, interpretation, education, research, and direct action.
845 Avison Way
Vancouver, BC V6G 3E2

Stanley Park

Park
2 km away
Stanley Park is a 1000 acre oasis in downtown Vancouver. Surrounded on 3 sides by the Pacific Ocean, Stanley Park houses the Vancouver Aquarium, horse drawn carriage rides, park tours, beaches, restaurants, old growth forest and unobstructed views of the harbour, mountains and Lions Gate Bridge.
Foot of Denman Street at Georgia Street
Vancouver, BC, CA

Vancouver Art Gallery

Museum
10 minutes away
Located in the heart of downtown and in a historic building, the Vancouver Art Gallery houses various exhibition and events throughout the year.
750 Hornby Street
Vancouver, BC

Seawall

Park
0 km away
Starts in front of the hotel. The Vancouver Seawall is a 22 km long paved pathway for walking, jogging or cycling that makes its way along the scenic harbour. The seawall starts across the street from the hotel, goes around Stanley Park and passes the beaches of English Bay.
Canada Place Way to Stanley Park
Vancouver, BC

Granville Island

Shopping
4 km away
Granville Island is a colourful artistic community filled with fine waterfront restaurants, theatres, galleries, studios, unique shops, cafes and the most spectacular fresh food market in Vancouver.
Johnson Street,
under the Granville Street Bridge
Vancouver, BC

Gastown

Historical landmark
5 minutes away
Gastown is the historic district of Vancouver. Lined with cobblestone streets, Gastown is home to art galleries, restaurants, cafes, gift shops, trendy locally made clothing, antique stores and jazz halls.
Water Street
Vancouver, BC

Grouse Mountain

Recreation
12 km away
Located 30 minutes from downtown Vancouver, Grouse Mountain is a year round sightseeing destination. Enjoy downhill skiing, snowshoeing and sleigh rides in the winter, or join an interpretive hike, a lumberjack competition, paragliding or zip lining in the summer.
Nancy Greene Way
North Vancouver, BC

Getting Here

The Fairmont Waterfront is conveniently located beside the Cruise Ship Terminal and Convention Center, close to many local attractions. The closest airport to The Fairmont Waterfront is Vancouver International Airport (YVR) located approximately 8.5 miles (14 km) from the hotel (25 to 30 minute drive). TAXI 35 min - $35.00 flat rate from YVR on the way in Outbound is approximately $45 (meter) SKYTRAIN DIRECTIONS The Canada Line Skytrain offers transportation from Vancouver International Airport to Waterfront Station. To walk to the hotel, exit Waterfront Station, turn right at Cordova Street and right again on Howe Street onto Canada Place Way. The Fairmont Waterfront is on your left hand side. Estimated walking time is 5 minutes. Service Start/Stop Times: Travel time from Waterfront Station to YVR is 25 minutes. Waterfront Station - YVR First train departs 4:50am, arrives 5:15am Last train departs 1:05am, arrives 1:30am YVR - Waterfront Station First train departs 5:10am, arrives 5:30am Last train departs 12:57am, arrives 1:22am Early Morning and Evenings: Trains run every 12 minutes Mid-day and weekend peak hours: Trains run every 8 minutes Late Evenings: Trains run every 20 minutes

Parking

  • Paid parkingCA$56.00 / day
  • Valet parkingCA$56.00 / day
  • Street parking

Distance from airport

  • 13.68 km from venue

Affiliated Organizations

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Fairmont Waterfront provides relaxed luxury on the West Coast coupled with a world-class Vancouver experience. This hotel is in an urban retreat with elegant accommodation, state-of-the-art (and recently renovated) meeting facilities and breathtaking views of Vancouver’s harbour, North Shore Mountains and the sparkling city skyline. Guests can enjoy a taste of local flavor in ARC Restaurant + Bar, visit the hotel's rooftop garden and honeybee apiary to discover where the restaurant's fresh herbs and honey are sourced from, and then take advantage of the complimentary health club and outdoor heated pool overlooking the harbour. This modern hotel boasts the best location in the city, nestled on Vancouver’s harbour and directly connected to the onsite Vancouver Convention Centre and Canada Place cruise ship terminal and offers delegates door to door service to the airport via Canada Line (rapid transit). Guests can enjoy shopping, trendy restaurants, art galleries, Gastown, Chinatown and famous Stanley Park all within steps of our doors. This Four Diamond urban retreat is world renowned for its warm and welcoming service and truly showcases the best of Vancouver. Fairmont Waterfront offers 14 meeting rooms and 24,000 square feet of spacious elegant function space for hosting groups from 10-600 people, some with natural light and harbor and mountain views. Whether it’s a board meeting, special event or convention, our conference services team looks forward to providing outstanding service and attention to detail to make your event a resounding success. With the latest audio-visual accessories, wireless internet, broadcast capabilities in the ballrooms, in-house technical support staff, customized menus and décor, and unique facilities such as the Terrace Room with a private harbor garden and mountain view patio, make Fairmont Waterfront the best choice in Vancouver. The hotel boasts a spectacular location across the street from the harbor, and is connected to the Vancouver Convention Centre and Canada Place Cruise Ship Terminal. Walk to the central business district, Gastown, Robson Street, Pacific Center shopping mall, and Vancouver Art Gallery, or explore the seawall to Stanley Park, a 1000 acre park in the center of the city and larger than New York City’s Central Park. Surrounded on 3 sides by the Pacific Ocean, and within easy walking or cycling distance to the hotel, the park houses the Vancouver Aquarium, horse drawn carriage rides, park tours, beaches, restaurants, old growth forest and unobstructed views of the harbor, mountains and Lions Gate Bridge. At Fairmont Waterfront, the majority of our guestrooms overlook the harbor and mountains, with the remaining offering stunning Vancouver skyline views. While staying at Fairmont Waterfront, dine in ARC offering the freshest regional and seasonal cuisine, relax in the sunshine on the pool patio of the Health Club while taking in the views, or explore the hotel’s 2100 square foot herb garden. The herb garden provides over 60 varieties of herbs, edible flowers, and fruits, and is adjacent to the harbor garden which houses our onsite honeybee apiary.

Facility Restrictions

General Tax and Handling Information: Room Taxes: Hotel Tax - 11% Good & Services Tax (GST) - 5% Destination Marketing Fee (DMF) - 1.5% Food & Beverage Taxes: Good & Services Tax (GST) - 5% Service Charge (taxable) * - 23% *Subject to 5% (GST) Provincial Liquor Tax - 10% Provincial Sales Tax (PST) - 7% PST applies to miscellaneous items, excluding food

Additional Information

Fairmont Waterfront boasts state of the art WiFi throughout its 24,000 square foot conference facility. Providing 802.11 a,b,g connectivity at speeds up to 54 Mbps, and utilizing a next generation wireless solution, you can be assured of a secure and stable wireless experience while visiting Fairmont Waterfront. All guestrooms at Fairmont Waterfront also have wireless internet access.