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Vancouver Convention Centre

1055 Canada Pl, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 0C3, Canada
+1 604-689-8232
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Located on the downtown waterfront with a dramatic mountain backdrop, the Vancouver Convention Centre’s two connected buildings feature 466,500 ft2 (43,340 m2) of flexible meeting, exhibition, ballroom and plenary space. As the world’s only LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Platinum certified convention centre, the facility is committed to environmental sustainability as well as unparalleled service, technology offerings and culinary excellence. Recognized globally in the industry, the Centre is the only two-time winner of the International Association of Congress Centres’ (AIPC) APEX award for “World’s Best Convention Centre”, and the recipient of the AIPC 2011Innovation Award and International Association of Venue Managers’ 2011 Venue Excellence Award.
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1055 Canada Pl, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 0C3, Canada
+1 604-689-8232
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Reviewed yesterday

All the buses, trams, trolleys, taxis, even sea planes start here. Get to all the sights in the area, learn about new places to see. The Digital Whale is here as well as the "Ice and Fire" Olympic torch statue. Find your way around and...More

Thank kurts868
Reviewed 5 days ago

Fabulous location to host a very large event, with spectacular views of the north shore mountains! Very professional team, and good food.

Thank Kate735
Reviewed 6 days ago

Set amidst the beautiful architectural offerings by Coal Harbour and Canada Place surrounded by bars and restaurants. A great place to meet and relax and see the ships go by and sea planes take off and land.

Thank Benny053
Reviewed 1 week ago

Toastmasters International Convention 2017 was hosted at Vancouver Convention Centre. It was a brilliant choice! We really enjoyed the place.

Thank Vitaliy F
Reviewed 1 week ago

This seaside location for an iconic building was designed for use, 31 years ago, as Canada's Pavilion for the World Expo held in Vancouver. It now houses part of the Convention Centre... and the rest (more space was required) is located in Canada Place! While...More

Thank smdoctoroff
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely a place to sit and watch the world go by having walked around Stanley Park or getting your bearings for what is where in Downtown.

Thank smipau
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful architetural building, nice place to walk around, next to Canada Place with lots of restaurants and bars.

1  Thank Andrenalini
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This state of the art convention centre features an amazing ceiling made of reclaimed wood. The facilities are fantastic. I have been to a number of conventions here and it is world class. It recently hosted the World Congress of Dermatology "the Olympics of Dermatology"...More

Thank travellingfamily98
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The convention center could not have a better location! There are terraces on each level which are great for taking breaks and organizing informal networking and mingling events within the framework of a conference. The bathrooms are numerious and located on every floor. Rooms of...More

Thank DeniseBanks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walked about in this gorgeous place still bedecked for Canada 150. It is a bustling, but open and inviting place. Exciting vista over the water where cruise ships visit, minutes walking to shops, and other bid hotels etc, and city tour buses stop right there...More

Thank GGodess
Vancouver's business district, the Downtown area is
bustling with smartly-dressed folks balancing their
lattes and briefcases to and from work. The area's
plethora of contemporary commercial, residential, and
corporate spaces has bred a landscape of nouveau
restaurants, chain cafes, and upmarket shopping
options. However, located right on the waterfront of
Vancouver's energetic Harbour, Downtown is a also
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17 August 2017|
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Response from Sandy11653 | Reviewed this property |
Should be no problem I agree with the others who replied to question. Have a great holiday
9 August 2017|
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Response from Peter J | Reviewed this property |
It depends on your hotel in Richmond. I usually budget about $40.00 taxi fare from downtown Vancouver to the airport. The skytrain is much cheaper and probably faster depending on traffic.
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4 April 2017|
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Response from jack26GH | Reviewed this property |
When weather is good, it is nice to walk outside and it feels safe. If you really want to stay close to the event, you may consider the Pan Pacific Vancouver that is in the same East Building of Vancouver Convention Center... More