Attractions in Vancouver
Situated on the sandy shores of the Pacific Ocean and nestled amongst the mountains, Vancouver is a jewel of a city — at once a bustling metropolis, with laid-back sensibilities definitive of the West Coast. What to do in Vancouver? Everything you can imagine — and the Quality Inn & Suites Downtown Vancouver is right in the centre of it all.
Ideally located on Granville Street, the Quality Inn & Suites Downtown Vancouver sits in the heart of Vancouver, right on the pulse of the best local tourist attractions, shops, and restaurants. A variety of transportation options, from skytrain to sea bus, make it easy to go anywhere you can’t get to by foot.
Our unique neighbourhoods make Vancouver the cosmopolitan city it is. Yaletown offers upscale dining and trendy spots to drink. Historic Gastown — Vancouver’s oldest neighbourhood — boasts heritage landmarks alongside modern boutiques. Davie Village is the vibrant centre of our LGBT community. And then there’s the bohemian West End, home to iconic Vancouver tourist attractions.
Shopping in Vancouver is wonderfully eclectic, from clothing to household items. High-end designers and classic brands can be perused in the nearby Pacific Centre, just walking distance from our Quality Inn & Suites hotel. Gastown is a go-to for locally-made homewares. Vintage lovers, stroll down Main Street for unique specialty boutiques.
Food & Drinks
You don’t have to venture far for a fantastic meal and a good drink — our very own Morrissey Pub and Restaurant has a diverse menu, excellent drink specials, and a terrific atmosphere. There’s also plenty of restaurants nearby our hotel. Visit The Greek by Anatoli for modern Greek fare; the Water Street Café for Pacific Northwest-inspired cuisine; and Pacifico Pizza Ristorante for classic Italian.
Nightlife & Entertainment
Our hotel is located on the legendary Granville Strip, home to an eclectic range of nightclubs, bars, theatres, and live music venues. Neighbouring districts Yaletown and Gastown also offer stylish watering holes. Game players will enjoy establishments such as Hastings Park Racetrack & Casino and the newly opened Parq Vancouver Casino. Sports fans, check BC Place and Rogers Arena to catch seasonal hockey or football games.
There’s always something exciting happening in Vancouver, whether you enjoy visual art, sports, or music. Annual events like the Festival of Lights, Pride, and the PuSh Performing Arts Festival are staples that showcase the heart of our city. Be sure to check our local listings to stay up to date on what’s going on during your visit.
Vancouver’s Financial District is located nearby, in between Burrard and Georgia Streets. Business travellers will want to highlight the Canada Place and Vancouver Convention Center — a multi-purpose convention centre and national landmark — on their itineraries.
Cruise Ship Terminal
Leisure travellers searching for hotels near Vancouver’s cruise port, look no further. The Quality Inn & Suites Downtown Vancouver is conveniently located near the Port of Vancouver cruise terminal.