Best Hotels in British Columbia

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U.S. News & World Report ranks the best hotels in British Columbia based on an analysis of industry awards, hotel star ratings and user ratings. Hotels that scored in the top 10 percent of the Best Hotels in Canada earned a Gold badge. Hotels that appear after ranked hotels are sorted by hotel class and then by user rating, as provided by TripAdvisor.

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    Fairmont Pacific Rim
    Vancouver, BC
    1.7 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free Breakfast

    While the Fairmont Pacific Rim features a long list of luxurious amenities, its downtown Vancouver location is what helps it stand apart from competitors. Set on the Coal Harbour waterfront, the hotel sits across the street from the Canada Place cruise ship terminal. Thanks to the hotel's location, recent guests say the views from the rooms and rooftop are spectacular. When you're not gazing out across the harbor, relax poolside in one of the private cabanas. For even more serenity, visitors recommend booking a treatment at the Willow Stream Spa. Continue the pampering at Botanist, which serves regionally sourced dishes. Craving a pick-me-up? Venture to giovane cafe + eatery + market, which offers house-made pastries for breakfast and Italian cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Once you've refueled, retreat to your digs where you'll find a Stearns & Foster bed, a flat-screen TV with surround sound and an iPad2, which you can use to order room service and operate various controls in the guest room. Although this Fairmont's high-tech amenities are an added perk, according to recent visitors, it's the hotel's exceptional service that makes a stay here memorable. Members of the Le Club AccorHotels program can earn points for staying here.
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    Rosewood Hotel Georgia
    Vancouver, BC
    1.3 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    For travelers who put a premium on luxury, the Rosewood Hotel Georgia delivers. Recent visitors said the staff's attention to detail makes guests feel like royalty. And the 156 rooms and suites aren't too shabby either: Accommodations feature views of the hotel's inner courtyard or the Vancouver cityscape, flat-screen TVs, Nespresso coffee makers and complimentary Wi-Fi. The bathrooms are just as impressive with oversized cotton bath linens and heated floors. For extra pampering, treat yourself to a visit at Sense, A Rosewood Spa. When hunger sets in, the swanky Reflections: The Garden Terrace (open during the warmer months), serves cocktails and small plates. Meanwhile, Hawksworth Restaurant features a formal atmosphere and a menu with locally inspired cuisine. But when just drinks will do, kick back at the 1927 Lobby Lounge, which borrows its name from the building's original construction in 1927. You'll find this Rosewood outpost in downtown Vancouver at the corner of Howe and West Georgia streets (around the corner from the Vancouver Art Gallery).
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    Wickaninnish Inn
    Tofino, BC
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    Overlooking an untamed strip of Pacific coast on Vancouver Island (about 195 miles northwest of Victoria), the Wickaninnish Inn is a Relais & Châteaux luxury amid the pines. Guests adore this hotel's rugged setting and isolated locale. All guest rooms boast ocean views, and include balconies, fireplaces, soaker tubs and heated flooring in the bathrooms. Guests can dine on fine, locally-sourced fare at The Pointe Restaurant for brunch and dinner while the Driftwood Café features drinks such as coffee and smoothies, snacks and lunch options. For a bit of relaxation, hotel guests suggest heading to Ancient Cedars Spa, which offers treatments like West Coast Sacred Sea body wraps, or grabbing a drink at sundown at the On The Rocks Bar.
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    Wedgewood Hotel & Spa
    Vancouver, BC
    1.2 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    According to recent guests, the best part about staying in the downtown Wedgewood Hotel & Spa –which is just steps away from Robson Street's high-end shops – is the impeccable service. Travelers describe the staff at this Relais & Châteaux property as especially attentive, gracious and personable. Visitors also gush over the well-appointed rooms, which are outfitted with complimentary Wi-Fi access, flat-screen TVs, Nespresso coffee machines and more. The spacious bathrooms, which boast Frette towels, marble accents, deep-soaking tubs and L'Occitane toiletries, also receive a nod of approval from guests. For a little extra pampering, head to the on-site spa or the award-winning Bacchus Restaurant & Lounge. Guests describe the restaurant's ambiance as elegant and serene, and the food as delicious.
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    Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver
    Vancouver, BC
    1.4 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Past guests find little to complain about at the Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver. Thanks to the convenient downtown location and the personable staff, recent visitors are quick to call this Shangri-La outpost their favorite Vancouver hotel. Accommodations are appointed with floor-to-ceiling windows, deep soaking tubs, free Wi-Fi and 42-inch flat-screen TVs. For total pampering, guests suggest heading to CHI, The Spa or unwinding by the outdoor pool and hot tub. Travelers also recommend grabbing at least one meal at MARKET by Jean-Georges for inventive, locally sourced Michelin-starred seafood dishes. Though the luxurious amenities cost a pretty penny, recent visitors say the experience is worth the splurge. You'll find the Shangri-La Hotel Vancouver in central Vancouver, a few blocks south of Coal Harbour.
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    Magnolia Hotel & Spa
    Victoria, BC
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    The Magnolia Hotel & Spa is a small, boutique property situated in downtown Victoria. Its enviable location in the city's center makes the hotel suitable for both business and leisure travelers; however, some say city noise can seep into the accommodations. Rooms are equipped with free internet access, minibars, marble bathrooms with glass showers, deep soaking tubs and sweeping views of the city or Inner Harbour. You can enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner at Magnolia's on-site eatery, The Courtney Room, which serves up Pacific Northwest dishes. As for customer service, recent guests enjoy the attention to detail – travelers are treated to a few chocolates each day – and praise the staff for being exceptionally friendly and helpful. The Spa Magnolia is also lauded for coupling a relaxed atmosphere with a versatile array of treatments.
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    Four Seasons Resort and Residences Whistler
    Whistler, BC
    0.5 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Flanking the northern base of Blackcomb Mountain, The Four Seasons Resort and Residences Whistler prides itself on its picturesque surroundings, upscale lodging and first-rate service. Previous visitors recommend booking a mountain-facing room. Although they're pricier than other accommodations, these rooms come with cozy comforts such as designer bath products, flat-screen TVs and complimentary Wi-Fi. You'll also find an abundance of activities to choose from: Wintertime yields skiing and sleigh rides, while summer offers opportunities to hike and whitewater raft. And at any time of year, you can lounge along the heated outdoor pool, rejuvenate with a Canadian maple syrup and brown sugar scrub or enjoy wine tastings. In the evening, sip a cocktail at the on-site bar or sample prime slices of tenderloin at Sidecut Modern Steak + Bar (recent visitors mention that meals here are pricey, but worth every penny). Recent guests were thrilled with the exceptional service at this Four Seasons property, but thought the parking fees were a tad high.
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    Fairmont Chateau Whistler
    Whistler, BC
    0.4 miles to city center
    $15 Nightly Resort Fee
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    $15 Nightly Resort Fee
    • Free WiFi

    With its perch at the base of Blackcomb Mountain, Fairmont Chateau Whistler is a ski lodge with a knack for luxury. After a day on Whistler's slopes (or, during warmer months, on the greens at The Fairmont Chateau Whistler Golf Club), guests can soothe sore muscles in the fitness center's whirlpools or with a massage at Vida Spa. Hungry lodgers applaud the Fairmont's on-site eateries, especially The Wildflower's Italian-inspired menu. The dark wood- and leather-filled Mallard Lounge also wows diners with its cocktails and warm, après-ski ambiance. Recent lodgers appreciated the expansive views and cozy bedding within the guest rooms and suites. As for the rooms, guests can expect mountain-style decor and amenities such as free Wi-Fi. Members of the Le Club AccorHotels program can earn points for staying here.
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    Oak Bay Beach Hotel
    Victoria, BC
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    Victoria's Oak Bay Beach Hotel impresses guests with its breathtaking setting, quality customer service and its well-equipped rooms, all of which feature fireplaces, flat-screen TVs and bathrooms with heated tile floors. For dining, you'll find The Dining Room, which offers breakfast, lunch and dinner in an elegant setting. There's also the Snug Pub, which guests commend for its jovial atmosphere and traditional pub eats like fish and chips. If you're in a hurry, venture to Kate's Café for light fare like sandwiches, soups and pastries. Also on-site you'll find the Boathouse Spa & Baths, which offer a variety of treatments. For more adventurous endeavors, sign up for a whale-watching excursion or enjoy wine-tasting in popular wineries found in villages like Saanichton and the Cobble Hill district – both of which are located approximately 20 miles north of the hotel.
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    Loden Hotel
    Vancouver, BC
    1.5 miles to city center
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    • Free Breakfast

    • Free WiFi

    For many travelers, a clean, comfortable room is all that's required for a relaxing stay. But for recent visitors to the Loden Hotel, it's the spotless, contemporary-styled bathrooms, complete with thick towels and ample space, that truly hit the mark. However, that's not to say the loos overshadowed the room's other amenities like the floor-to-ceiling windows, flat-screen TVs and plush bedding. Recent guests are also quick to praise the gracious hotel staff, who they describe as especially attentive. When guests aren't relaxing in their rooms, they're at the spa getting pampered with a massage or enjoying a meal at the on-site Tableau Bar Bistro. Visitors say the French-inspired plates and chic atmosphere can't be missed, but many guests are also quick to recommend Coal Harbour's eateries. If you want to explore more of the Vancouver food scene, you'll find plenty of restaurants around Stanley Park, just a mile and a half northwest of the hotel.
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    Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa
    Brentwood Bay, BC
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    Located about 14 miles northwest of downtown Victoria, Brentwood Bay Resort & Spa is praised by guests for its serene atmosphere, ornately decorated rooms and bevy of amenities. Each room comes with water views, complimentary Wi-Fi, a 40-inch flat-screen TV, and a jetted tub and separate shower. Meanwhile, the spa offers a variety of health and beauty services, including massages, facials, body wraps and couples treatments. Many visitors say this hotel's emphasis on privacy and relaxation makes it perfect for a romantic getaway. The Dining Room restaurant provides guests with a plethora of fresh regional dishes. Meanwhile, Brentwood Pub offers lighter fare and locally crafted beers, along with picturesque vantage points of the Marina. Though scenic, recent guests complain that both venues are lacking in customer service and food quality. And if you want to explore more of the marina, you can rent one of the hotel's kayaks and paddle your own way.
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    Trump International Hotel & Tower Vancouver
    Vancouver, BC
    1.5 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Recent guests of the Trump International Hotel & Tower Vancouver praised the kind and attentive staff and "beautifully decorated" guest rooms. Accommodations are outfitted with soaker tubs, hardwood floors, flat-screen TVs and floor-to-ceiling windows that show off downtown Vancouver, British Columbia. Dressed in sleek gray tones, rooms are also equipped with touchpads that allow lodgers to control the electric blinds, shades, lighting and temperature. Some reviewers found the touchpad confusing, but others appreciated the room's techy touches. Outside their digs, visitors will find a fitness center, a 5,000-square-foot spa, an indoor pool and a heated outdoor pool and Jacuzzi. There's also a poolside lounge, the Trump Champagne Lounge, perfect for drinks and shared plates, and Mott 32, a Chinese restaurant. Signature to the Trump Collection brand, visitors will also find a bevy of business amenities, including a business center, 15,000 square feet of meeting space and luxury car service. This Trump Collection outpost, which opened in February 2017, is located blocks from the city's Coal Harbour, less than a mile from Canada Place.
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    Sonora Resort
    Sonora Island, BC
    $28.43 Nightly Resort Fee
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    $28.43 Nightly Resort Fee
    • Free WiFi

    A getaway at this Relais & Chateâux property isn't cheap, but previous guests say the Sonora Resort offers a once-in-a-lifetime experience. The resort sits on Sonora Island, which is accessible from Vancouver (about 120 miles southeast) by seaplane or water taxi. This part of the Pacific archipelago is famous for its salmon, and Sonora provides everything avid anglers need, including boats, equipment and fishing guides (for a fee). The secluded locale also lends itself to a bevy of other outdoor activities like wildlife viewing, hiking and kayaking. The accommodations aren't too shabby either: Rooms are spread out across several lodges. Accommodations in the Marine Lodge extend over the water. For more views, indulge in a treatment at the oceanside Island Currents Spa or a meal at the on-site restaurant, the Tyee Dining Room (remember: all meals and drinks are included in your nightly rate). Visitors say the service and locally sourced plates are sublime.
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    L'Hermitage Hotel
    Vancouver, BC
    1.1 miles to city center
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free Breakfast

    • Free WiFi

    Guests of the L'Hermitage Hotel say the friendly, attentive staff and cozy accommodations set this property apart from the many others that crowd downtown Vancouver. Rooms and suites are done up with comforts such as 40-inch flat-screen TVs, Nespresso coffee machines, complimentary Wi-Fi access and, in select rooms, fireplaces and furnished balconies. If your lodgings aren't appointed with a balcony, you can still get some fresh air by taking advantage of the hotel's complimentary bikes or the outdoor heated pool. Apart from the tranquil pool area, past guests praise the tasty breakfast offerings at the L'Orangerie Dining Room & Lounge, which includes dishes like Belgian waffles and BC smoked salmon. The Mediterranean fare at L'Hermitage's other eatery, Café Medina, also garners compliments from visitors.
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    Pan Pacific Vancouver
    Vancouver, BC
    1.7 miles to city center
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    Sitting pretty along the city's waterfront, the Pan Pacific Vancouver rests on the Canada Place cruise ship terminal. The hotel's location proves convenient for cruise passengers, while the picturesque views and luxurious amenities appeal to just about anyone. Recent guests compliment the well-appointed rooms, which feature views of downtown, the Coastal Mountains and the Vancouver Harbour, as well as 42-inch LCD TVs, iPod docking stations and 24-hour room service. If you've just stepped off your cruise ship and are in need of a little pampering, the Spa Utopia offers a variety of soothing treatments. Continue the relaxation on the eighth-floor terrace, which features a sun deck and outdoor swimming pool. If you're craving a memorable meal, make a reservation at Five Sails Restaurant, which earns a nod of approval from travelers for its ambiance and delectable menu. You can also nosh on fare at Oceans 999, which serves Pacific Northwest cuisine or savor a cocktail and casual plates with a side of ocean views at Coal Harobur Bar.
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    The Sutton Place Hotel Vancouver
    Vancouver, BC
    1.2 miles to city center
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    The Sutton Place Hotel Vancouver beckons to travelers with its prime location and exceptional service. Situated in the heart of downtown Vancouver, the hotel is just a five-minute stroll to the Vancouver Art Gallery, bustling Robson Street and a string of delicious restaurants. If you're content to dine at the hotel, you'll find the Boulevard Kitchen & Oyster Bar – a seafood-focused eatery that recent guests enjoy. Travelers weren't as pleased with the accommodations, citing worn furniture and outdated bathrooms, but they do compliment the amenities, which include Gilchrist & Soames toiletries, flat-screen TVs and stellar city views. Should you crave additional amenities, such as a kitchenette or a furnished balcony, consider booking a suite in the La Grande Résidence section of the hotel. Wherever you choose to hang your hat, you'll have access to the indoor pool and spa.
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    The Westin Resort & Spa, Whistler
    Whistler, BC
    0.3 miles to city center
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    Situated in Whistler Village, The Westin Resort & Spa, Whistler, is conveniently located close to both ski lifts and civilization. The Westin's 400 suites feature many of the comforts of home, with kitchenettes, dining areas and Westin Heavenly beds. While guests can easily dine in their rooms, many recommend a meal or two at the on-site Grill & Vine, which serves up a sophisticated take on classic grill fare alongside golf course and mountain views. The FireRock Lounge also has a selection of delectable burgers for a more casual meal. Gym rats will appreciate the variety of exercise equipment at the WestinWORKOUT fitness center. And vacationers looking to relax should make an appointment at the on-site Avello Spa, which garners praise for its therapeutic treatments. And because this Westin is part of the Marriott hotel family, Marriott Bonvoy members can earn and use points here.
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    OPUS Vancouver
    Vancouver, BC
    0.7 miles to city center
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Recent visitors refer to the OPUS Vancouver as their home away from home, thanks to the friendly staff, comfortable rooms and modern amenities. Brightly furnished accommodations are appointed with Nespresso coffee machines, Malin Goetz toiletries and tech-savvy touches like iPads, 40-inch LCD flat-screen TVs and complimentary Wi-Fi access.  The restaurant, La Pentola also wins favor from guests for its Italian fare and attentive service. When you're not relaxing at the hotel, travelers encourage you to explore OPUS's stellar Yaletown location. Often compared to NYC's SoHo, Yaletown boasts repurposed warehouses featuring stylish boutiques, galleries and restaurants.
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    Fairmont Waterfront
    Vancouver, BC
    1.6 miles to city center
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    4.5-star Hotel Class
    Admired by cruise passengers and luxury-seekers alike, the Fairmont Waterfront plays off of Vancouver's best asset: its mountains. Whether you're gazing at them from the floor-to-ceiling windows in your room or while lounging at the heated outdoor pool, the Fairmont's surroundings are a consistent source of praise from recent guests. And because this Fairmont is conveniently located across the street from the cruise ship terminal, passengers can easily go from boat to hotel, or vice versa. Along with the superb location, visitors praise the accommodations, appointed with 47-inch flat-screen TVs, Keurig coffee makers and Le Labo toiletries. When you're ready for a bite to eat, head to ARC Restaurant, where the chef incorporates ingredients from the hotel's 2,100-square-foot rooftop garden and on-site honeybee colony into the menu. If you're a Le Club AccorHotels program member, you can earn future free nights and airline miles for choosing to bed down here.
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    JW Marriott Parq Vancouver
    Vancouver, BC
    0.9 miles to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    One of two hotels to open at the Parq Vancouver – a business and entertainment complex in downtown Vancouver (next to the BC Place stadium) – this Marriott wows recent guests with its attentive staff and beautiful interiors. Thanks to the hotel's location in Vancouver, guests are treated to city, mountain or inlet water views from their accommodations' floor-to-ceiling windows. Guest rooms, which range from 380 square feet to nearly 2,000 square feet, show off an airy design, with white and cream linens and decor accents. Other amenities include LCD TVs equipped with Netflix access, 24-hour room service and Molton Brown toiletries. Outside the rooms, travelers have access to a 24-hour fitness studio, a spa and an outdoor hot tub on the 17th floor. (Keep in mind that there is no on-site pool.) What's more, travelers can make use of the Parq Vancouver's amenities, including eight restaurants and lounges, downtown Vancouver's only casino, and 60,000 square feet of meeting and event space. Plus, members of the Marriott Bonvoy program receive perks like complimentary Wi-Fi access and can earn and redeem points for stays here.
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    Echo Valley Ranch & Spa
    Clinton, BC
    10% of room rate Nightly Resort Fee
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    10% of room rate Nightly Resort Fee
    Wide open spaces with towering mountains and valleys in the distance greet visitors at this East-meets-West resort. The Echo Valley Ranch and Spa in southern British Columbia (around 270 miles north of Vancouver) pairs a traditional ranch atmosphere with Thai influences. Travelers can customize their stays in a lodge or premium room; deluxe cabin or the extravagant Royal Suite. Horseback riding is a staple activity and packages that include guided tours are popular. After a day of exploration, swing by Baan Thai Spa for a honey and cucumber facial. Other possible on-site pursuits include fly fishing, biking and self-guided hikes. Yet recent guests say it's the food that steals the show. Meals (included in room pricing) vary from traditional Thai cuisine to healthy barbecue. The family-style dining encourages interaction among guests and staff, a feature many travelers said made their stay even more enjoyable.
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    Abigail's Hotel
    Victoria, BC
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free Breakfast

    • Free Parking

    • Free WiFi

    Occupying a romantic 1930s Tudor mansion, Abigail's Hotel is an intimate, 23-room property ideal for couples (no children younger than 13 are allowed). Reflecting the charm that pervades Victoria, rooms are appointed with seasonal flowers, fresh cookies, iPod docking stations, free Wi-Fi access and, in the premiere Sapphire rooms, a wood-burning fireplace and antique chandeliers. While Abigail's doesn't have its own on-site restaurant, recent visitors say the complimentary three-course breakfast and evening hors d'oeuvres make up for the absence of midday and evening meal service. But if you're hankering for something more substantial, downtown Victoria's restaurants and quaint shops sit just a mile northwest of the hotel. Recent guests say a leisurely stroll by Victoria's Inner Harbour makes for a relaxing evening. Though they rave about the hotel's location and charming atmosphere, previous guests say the staff's attention to detail shines above all else.
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    the DOUGLAS, Autograph Collection
    Vancouver, BC
    1 mile to city center
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    5.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    The DOUGLAS, Autograph Collection may classify itself as a boutique hotel, but its location and amenities suggest otherwise. This Marriott outpost sits within Parq Vancouver – a business and entertainment complex that debuted in September 2017 along the False Creek inlet of downtown Vancouver, British Columbia (between Gastown and Yaletown). Hotel guests can enjoy access to all the amenities Parq Vancouver has to offer, including seven restaurants and lounges, downtown Vancouver's only casino, and over 60,000 square feet of meeting and event space. Though keep in mind, guests must be 19 or older to access the casino floor and the restaurants housed there. What's more, The DOUGLAS boasts a 30,000-square-foot urban park that sits on the property's rooftop. The DOUGLAS also offers a fitness center and access to the spa at the JW Marriott Parq Vancouver, the other hotel within the Parq complex. Though past guests appreciated the hotel's central location, impeccable service and bevy of amenities, they were most impressed with the accommodations, which range from 340-square-foot guest rooms to two-story lofts that span more than 2,000 square feet. Rooms come outfitted with floor-to-ceiling windows, luxury toiletries, warm wood accents and 24-hour room service. Members of the Marriott Bonvoy program receive perks like free Wi-Fi access and can cash in or earn points for stays here.
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    Fairmont Empress
    Victoria, BC
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    A landmark in its own right, the Fairmont Empress Hotel is easily recognized by its old-fashioned facade. The elegant building (a National Historic Site of Canada) draped in emerald green ivy opened its doors in 1908 and was designed by the same architect of the Parliament Buildings nearby. Plus, a $60 million renovation completed in 2017 has restored the hotel's interior to its former glory. Accommodations are outfitted with king- or queen-sized beds and offer views of the city, courtyard or the Inner Harbour, though recent guests said the bathrooms are on the smaller side. The Gold level luxury rooms and suites include continental breakfast, free evening hors d'oeuvres and cocktails and access to a private lounge. During your stay, step back in time and embrace the Victorian tradition of afternoon tea at the hotel. For other eats on-site, head to The Q at the Empress, which serves locally sourced Pacific Northwest cuisine. After your meal, indulge in a relaxing Willow Stream Spa at Fairmont Empress treatment, also recently renovated. And if you're a Le Club AccorHotels program member and choose to stay here, you'll be able to earn points.
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    Delta Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort
    Victoria, BC
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    4.0-star Hotel Class
    • Free WiFi

    Floor-to-ceiling windows usher in plenty of natural light in each room at the Delta Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort and Spa –  one of the aspects visitors enjoy most. This contemporary property sits across the harbor from downtown Victoria, affording views of the Parliament Buildings and the lively Inner Harbour. The hotel's prime location puts the property close to some of the city's top attractions. Sporting a sleek, modern decor, rooms are furnished with 37-inch flat-screen TVs and complimentary Wi-Fi access. Visitors can take time to unwind at the spa, which offers a variety of treatments. And with 14 event spaces to choose from, the Ocean Pointe Resort serves as a hub for business travelers. When hunger sets in, venture to LURE Restaurant & Bar, which serves a regionally-sourced menu with a side of striking harbor views. And if you're a Marriott Bonvoy member, you can cash in your points for a free night or save them for a future stay.

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