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Top Hotels in the West End

Enjoy the Views, Amenities, and Charm of these Vancouver Hotels


Staying in the West End puts you close to Stanley Park, Robson Street, and English Bay. Whether it's exploring the parks and beaches or cheering on the Pride Parade in summer, the neighborhood is a great place to stay. West End hotels offer easy access to the local attractions and great restaurants, and can also have a friendlier feel than some larger downtown hotels.

1. The Listel Hotel

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Sculptures and paintings fill the halls and rooms at the Listel, making the space feel like a living art gallery. Rooms are spacious and well-equipped, and the location on Robson Street is surrounded by excellent eateries.
Address: 1300 Robson St.
Phone: 604-684-8461
Price-range: Expensive
Hotel amenities: Art gallery, fitness center, restaurant, parking

2. Coast Plaza Hotel and Suites

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Located just off Denman, this family-friendly hotel is close to beaches and Stanley Park. Each of the rooms has a balcony, with lovely views of the surrounding city or mountains.
Address: 1763 Comox St.
Phone: 604-688-7711
Price-range: Moderate to expensive
Hotel amenities: Indoor pool, spa tub, sauna, fitness center, restaurant, local area shuttle, parking

3. Blue Horizon Hotel

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A central location and comfortable rooms make the Blue Horizon worth a stay. Each room has basic amenities as well as a refrigerator. Views are generally good on the higher floors.
Address: 1225 Robson St.
Phone: 604-688-1411
Price-range: Moderate
Hotel amenities: Indoor pool, spa tub, sauna, fitness area, restaurant, parking

4. Shangri-La Hotel

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Vancouver's tallest building has a luxury panache all its own, with a high-end restaurant, gallery spaces, and spot-on service. The hotel design and decor incorporate Asian elements. Rooms have expected extras at this high price point -- including iPod docks, minibars, and spacious bathrooms.
Address: 1128 West Georgia St.
Phone: 604-689-1120
Price-range: Very expensive
Hotel amenities: Outdoor pool, spa tub, sauna, spa, fitness center, restaurant, parking

5. Empire Landmark Hotel

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Rooms are more basic here, but the room rates also reflect that. Save on the room, and then splurge on breakfast or drinks at the revolving restaurant on the 42nd floor.
Address: 1400 Robson St.
Phone: 604-687-0511
Price-range: Moderate
Hotel amenities: Fitness center, restaurant, parking

6. Buchan Hotel

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Strip away the frills and you get the Buchan: a basic hotel in an amazing location between Denman Street and Stanley Park. The guest lounge is the biggest perk -- it is filled with books, friendly guests, and free coffee and tea.
Address: 1906 Haro St.
Phone: 604-685-5354
Price-range: Inexpensive
Hotel amenities: Guest lounge, limited parking

7. Rosellen Suites at Stanley Park

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Each of the suites at this small hotel have full kitchens, creating an at-home feel for guests. The suites blend modern amenities with a traditional charm.
Address: 2030 Barclay St.
Phone: 604-689-4807
Price-range: Moderate
Hotel amenities: Kitchens, parking
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