Downtown Vancouver & our Top 'To-Do' Picks
Celebration of Light

A favourite of Vancouverites. The annual fireworks Celebration of Light competition throughout the last week of July into the August long weekend.

Second Beach

A favourite of Vancouverites. Sun, sand, swiming and the seawall all come together. A prized vantage point for spectators wanting the best views of the annual fireworks Celebration of Light through the last week of July into the August long weekend.

Vancouver Aquarium

Welcome to Canada's largest aquarium. As a non-profit organization we continually dedicate our efforts to the conservation of aquatic life.

Theatre Under the Stars

Theatre Under the Stars (TUTS) at Malkin Bowl entertains families with popular musical theatre shows and provides a vibrant outlet and training ground for developing theatre artists.

The Stanley Park Seawall

Probably one of the most unique and visualy stunning urban water side walks. A treasured feature of the Vancouver waterfront. Ask us for more details.

Canada Place

Built on the original Pier B-C on Vancouver's Waterfront, Canada Place first served as the Canadian Pavilion for the World's Fair Expo in 1986. Now operating as the premier cruise ship terminal under the 'sails'.

Vancouver Art Gallery

With a permanent collection of more than 10,000 artworks, the Vancouver Art Gallery continues to build on the collection's historical and contemporary strengths through the acquisition of work by local and international artists through donation and purchase.

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Orpheum / Vancouver Symphony Orchestra

One of Vancouver's 3 civic theatres. It's stage is home to the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra along with a wide range of arts and entertainment productions throughout the year, including rock and pop concerts, drama, dance, opera, classical music and lectures.

The Centre for Performing Arts

One of Vancouver's larger theatre venues featuring unique travelling entertainment shows.

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Vancouver Public Library - Central Branch

Located in Library Square, this architecturally beautiful building occupies a full city block: bounded by Homer, Hamilton, Robson and Georgia Streets.

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Queen Elizabeth Theatre

One of Vancouver's 3 civic theatres. It's stage is home to a wide variety of arts and entertainment productions throughout the year, including rock and pop concerts, drama, dance, opera, classical music and lectures.

Science World

From cyclone chambers to shadow walls, BC's premier science centre features hands-on exhibits and activities gauranteed to educate and entertain.

Museum of Vancouver (MOV)

To hold a mirror to the city and lead provocative conversations about its past, present and future.

BC Sports Hall of Fame

Through our museum displays, education and community programs, and community outreach we strive to further our vision: Honouring the Past. Inspiring the Future.

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Portside Park

Another Vancouver favourite and less frequented, this park gives you an incredible viewpoint of this busy harbour. Massive container vessels, cruise ships and ferries to leisurely kayakers enjoying a time on the water. It's all here.

Vancouver Convention Centre

The Vancouver Convention Centre offers one of the most innovative, beautiful and greenest settings for small and large conventions and events.


A great downtown location

convenience at the heart of the city

The Listel Hotel boasts a perfect location on the city's most vibrant shopping and dining street – Robson. Equidistant to the financial district and the Westend, one of North America's most densely populated residential neighbourhoods, the Hotel is within easy walking distance of the Vancouver Convention Centre, Stanley Park, English Bay and Coal Harbour.

We've included a great selection of our favourite sights and activities to help make your visit to Vancouver a truly enjoyable and memourable one. Check them out on the map above.

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Driving Directions

For my part, I travel not to go anywhere, but simply to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move.

Robert Louis Stevenson

Our Best Rate Guarantee

Book online with peace of mind

When booking your hotel accommodations you need to know your requirements are handled with attention and care. Booking direct on gives you the flexibility to pick the right hotel accommodations for your stay. You'll also enjoy instant email confirmation, more promotions and packages, no deposits or prepayments, and no fees on changes or cancellations made up to 24 hours prior to your arrival date.

To further ease your peace of mind when booking online, we offer our Best Rate Guarantee.
If you find a better room rate for The Listel Hotel Vancouver on another website, we will match that site’s rate, for that same room type. Call us toll free at 1 800 663 5491 for our best rate guarantee.

Please note:

  • The rate must be able to be booked and confirmed on that third party website at the time you call us.
  • The dates and room type(s) on the third party website must match with your requested dates and room type(s).
  • For comparison, foreign rates are converted to the Canadian equivalent using the hotel’s current exchange rate.
  • The offer is not valid on multi-room, group and/or negotiated rates.

Hotel Policies

Credit | Privacy | Taxes & Fees | Parking

Credit Policies
The Listel Hotel requires a valid credit card and valid piece of government issued identification to be presented at check-in. The name on the front of the credit card and the signature on the back of the credit card must match the information provided on the government issued identification and the name and signature of the person registering for the room. The credit card will be imprinted on the hotel's registration card and authorized for an amount to cover the room and tax charges for the entire stay, plus a reasonable reserve for possible incidental charges. At check-out, if a guest chooses to pay by means other than the pre-authorized credit card, the pre-authorization will be deleted by the credit card company as per their individual policies and procedures (please check with your credit card issuer for their current policy and procedure regarding pre-authorizations)

This policy is strictly enforced and is applicable to all hotel guests, whether or not they or a third party has pre-paid for their accommodations.

Privacy Policy
The Listel Hotel complies with British Columbia’s Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and Personal Information Protection Act. At

Taxes & Fees
All room rates are subject to 21% Taxes and Fees. The breakdown is as follows:

  • 12.96% HST (Harmonized Sales Tax) Federal and Provincial General Sales Tax
  • 2.03% AHRT (Additional Hotel Room Tax) Provincial Tax
  • 1.31% DMF (Destination Marketing Fee) Funding Directed to Regional Tourism Marketing
  • 4.7% F&EF (Facility & Eco Fee) Our Facility & Eco Fee includes the following benefits:
  • Internet access (both wired or wireless);
  • Unlimited local telephone calls;
  • Unlimited long distance calls within Canada and the USA;
  • Unlimited faxes;
  • Black & white photocopying (to a maximum of 100 sheets per day);
  • Computer kiosk with printer, Internet access and Microsoft Office applications;
  • Zero waste disposal (all waste disposed of in an ecologically responsible manner);
  • Morning newspaper (available upon request);
  • Fitness Centre in-house and/or access to Steve Nash Fitness World Express (three blocks from Hotel).

Secure Gated Parking

  • Hotel parking is $26 per night (exclusive of 35.5% taxes, total with tax per night is $35.24)
  • This includes 24-hour secured gated valet parking
  • Unlimited in-and-out privileges
  • Lot clearance 6’6”; limited over-height parking available, please call for details
  • 35.5% taxes on parking??!! Yes, we know, it seems astronomical; however, 27% of that tax goes to TransLink, Vancouver’s regional transportation authority, so we try to think of it as directly contributing to the environment!