This hotel is located in the dining and entertainment district of downtown Vancouver, a block from the shopping district on Robson Street and about a 4-minute walk from the Vancouver Art Gallery. This property is promoted as a luxury boutique hotel that offers business services and longer-stay accommodations.
This hotel has 350 guest rooms, 46 executive suites, and 164 one- and two-bedroom suites (located in a private building adjacent to the main building). All units include a mini-bar, bathrobes, an in-room safe, and web TV. In-room Wi-Fi is available for an additional fee of $19.59 per 24 hours. The one- and two-bedroom suites include a full kitchen, a private balcony, and separate living, dining, and bedroom spaces.
Pets are permitted for an additional fee of $40 per stay. Underground parking is available on site for $39.50 per night (or $276.50 per month).
The on-site Fleuri Restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The Gerard Lounge serves cocktails and light bistro fare in the evenings. Room service is available 24 hours.
The on-site business centre has dedicated support staff available to assist guests with the following services: faxing, word processing, overhead transparencies, audio/visual services and rentals, and copying.
Other on-site amenities include a health centre (indoor pool and hot tub with food and beverage service), meeting and banquet space, a gift shop, a bakery and cafe, currency exchange, and concierge services.The on-site Vida Spa also has an indoor pool, a steam room, a fitness centre, aesthetic services, and massage services (extra fees apply).
The Vancouver Convention Centre is a 5-minute drive (or a 14-minute walk) from this hotel, while the Vancouver Lookout (observation tower with a viewing deck 550 feet above ground) is a 6-minute drive (or 15-minute walk) away. B.C. Place Stadium and Rogers Arena are both about 7 minutes away by car. Stanley Park (1,000-acre park with hiking and biking trails) is an 8-minute drive away. The Vancouver International Airport (YVR) is 25-30 minutes away by car.
Verified by a front desk agent on August 13, 2012: The fee for in room Wi-Fi is $19.59 per 24 hours and the fee for on-site parking is $39.50 per night (or $276.50 per month).