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Renaissance Vancouver Harbourside Hotel

3.5 of 5 1133 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6E3T3, Canada
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Among a bunch of business-oriented hotels in downtown Van,I'd have thought the competition would have driven better performance. The Renaissance does most routine things well, but they seem to have missed the point about offering something a little extra to make me want to stay here again. Incongruously, they've invented a flashy and efficient front end webpage for how you... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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103 reviews 103 reviews
23 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel will drop out of the Marriott network at the end of the month. If services remain at the same level as today there should be no decline in the quality of the stay. The location, modern amenities, and staff’s behavior all exceed expectations. There are many franchise choices in the Convention area but the professionalism and friendliness of the... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been traveling to Vancouver for over 25 years now, but this was my first time at the Renaissance Harbourside - but it won't be my last. An absolutely delightful and professional staff, rooms with all the amenities (including a Juliette balcony!) and views that cannot be beat, easy access to the convention center for meetings, in the midst of... More 

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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed in this hotel at least once a year for the last 5 or 6 years and enjoyed every stay. The hotel always looks in top condition, clean and smelling fresh in all areas, not just the rooms. The guest rooms are a good size have all the standard amenities you would expect. The room layout is good... More 

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Perth, Australia
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45 hotel reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed one night here and were very comfortable. Our room had gorgeous views to the harbour and the seaplanes taking off, landing and refuelling. Breakfast was good. Delicious bacon! It is an older property but the downtown location is fantastic.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here four nights in Jan 15 for a professional meeting. Quiet rooms, easy access to waterfront, helpful staff. Things are standard hotel room quality--medium-size room with king bed and extra small chaise that perhaps a child cold sleep on. Bathroom adequate, shower great, Aveda toiletries. Very clean, so far as I can tell.

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Vancouver, Canada
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215 reviews 215 reviews
45 hotel reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The harborside has a very convenient location and if are able to get harbor view rooms, it's worth it. Being that we were not in our room much it didn't matter a lot to us. We checked in at 4:00 pm and there was a huge lines up with only one person at the desk. After standing in line for... More 

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Olney, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed here earlier this year. Renaissance Marriotts are always different. There is not much uniformity across the brand, besides that it will be slightly gaudy. The decor in the rooms is somewhat odd, but adequate. The lobby is rather nice, but since there is an absurd charge for internet in the room...there are a ton of stragglers hanging out... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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81 reviews 81 reviews
7 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel has spectacular view of the harbour if you are able to get a room on that side of the building. We are part a large group staying at the hotel and the bellman at the front door went out of his way to help one of the out of towers find his way back to our hotel including... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I rarely write reviews, but after staying here over New Years I felt like I needed to share my experience. First off check in is at 3:00pm, wanting to surprise my significant other I show up around 3:30 hoping to get checked in and organized early. First off, I waited in the check in line for 30 minutes, what a... More 

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Kevin M, Manager at Renaissance Vancouver Harbourside Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Samantha, No need to say sorry for your review. Clearly we did not meet your expectations which of course I am sorry to see. While New Year's Eve is very busy for our hotel there is no excuse for extended lines (which really don't leave a good first impression). Clearly we need to review our staffing levels for such... More 

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Additional Information about Renaissance Vancouver Harbourside Hotel

Address: 1133 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6E3T3, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Renaissance Vancouver Harbourside Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 438
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Also Known As:
Renaissance Vancouver
Vancouver Renaissance
Hotel Style:
#36 Business Hotel in Vancouver
#40 Family Hotel in Vancouver
#41 Romantic Hotel in Vancouver

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