The Fairmont Waterfront

Vancouver, BC Hotel
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Total Meeting Space2,500 sq. m
Guest Rooms489
900 Canada Place Way
Vancouver, BC V6C 3L5

The Fairmont Waterfront

Vancouver, BC Hotel
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The Fairmont Waterfront has been ranked as the #3 Top City Hotel in Canada by readers of Travel + Leisure for 2015, the popular magazine for savvy world travelers. The hotel’s exceptional staff, panoramic harbour views, heated swimming pool amidst the herb garden and the locally-inspired ARC restaurant received top marks with our guests. The Fairmont Waterfront has been awarded the prestigious AAA Four Diamond Rating for 2015. AAA Four Diamond Award winners consistently deliver superior hospitality marked by personalized service and attention to detail with extensive amenities in refined up scale accommodations. Only four percent of the more than 31,000 AAA Rated® hotels were awarded the esteemed AAA Four Diamond designation for 2015! Here are a few recent Awards and Accolades for the Fairmont Waterfront: •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 Green Tourism Canada - Gold Level •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 •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® GreenLeaders™ - Platinum Level •2014 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award •2014 Northwest Meetings + Events Readers Choice Awards, Best Large Hotel with Meeting Space in BC •2014 Canada's Greenest Employers List •2014 TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards - #20 Best Luxury Hotel in Canada •2014 Condé Nast Gold List – The World’s Best Places to Stay •5 Green Key Eco-Rating, Hotel Association of Canada AAA Four Diamond Rated


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


  • Onsite Catering
  • Onsite Gift Shop
  • Onsite Restaurant
  • Onsite Security
  • Pet Friendly
  • Rental Car Service
  • Wheelchair Accessible


  • AV Capabilities
  • Business Center
  • Video Conference

Recreational Activities

  • Health Club
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Whirlpool

Venue Accessible By

  • Bus
  • Subway
  • Taxi
  • Train


  • Dance Floor
  • Loading Dock
  • Piano
  • Portable Heaters
  • Portable Walls
  • Staging Area

Image Gallery


Meeting Space

Total Meeting Space2,500 sq. m
Meeting Rooms14
Largest Room655 sq. m
Second Largest Room327 sq. m
Exhibit Space2,500 sq. m

Guest Rooms

Total Guest Rooms489
Doubles (2 Beds)140




Local Attractions

Stanley Park

3 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 Aquarium

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


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

Vancouver Art Gallery

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


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

Granville Island

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


Historical Landmark
1 km away
A bustling traditional Chinatown lies just east of the downtown core.  Stop in at one of the many restaurants for a delicious dim sum lunch and then enjoy shopping at the various markets before visiting the tranquil Dr. Sun Yat Sen Gardens.
180 Keefer Street
Vancouver, BC

Grouse Mountain

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

Distance from Airport

  • 13.68 km from Venue


  • Paid ParkingCA$49.00 / day
  • Valet ParkingCA$49.00 / day
  • Street Parking


The 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 flavour in ARC Food + Drink, 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. The 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 The Fairmont Waterfront the best choice in Vancouver. The hotel boasts a spectacular location across the street from the harbor, and is connected to the newly expanded 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 The Fairmont Waterfront, the majority of our guestrooms overlook the harbor and mountains, with the remaining offering stunning Vancouver skyline views. While staying at The 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. The Fairmont Waterfront honeybees produced over 600 pounds of honey in 2013 for use in Executive Chef Dana Hauser's culinary creations.

Additional Information

The 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 the Fairmont Waterfront. All guestrooms at The Fairmont Waterfront also have wireless internet access.