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Annapolis, Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Husband and I prepaid in advance to get an affordable corner room with an amazing view of the harbor and the city; we were lucky to land on the 20th floor. The room and bathroom are large with all the amenities you expect from a 5 star hotel, including nice warm bathrobes. Gabriel, who brought up our luggage, also emptied... More 

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Germany
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Excellent location (very convenient), good views, good service, if possible take a room at a higher floor. Take a bike from the hotel and drive through Stanley Park. Bus tours stop opposite trhe Hotel.

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel is located directly across from the waterfront, cruise terminal and excellent restaurants. It is across from the convention center and is within walking distance of the tower, China town and shopping. The concierges were extremely helpful and informative. They knew the city and have city maps. It is only a block from the skytrain.

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Red Deer, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Another wonderful experience at the Fairmont Waterfront. This time we stayed in a suite with family pre-cruise. I loved our suite which was 2 separate rooms and an outdoor space that led right to the swimming pool. The kids loved it especially since they could run around outside and look right over the balcony to the cruise ship terminal. The... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great high end hotel. If you have a room with a waterview, it's wow. Located very close to the convention centre if you are there for business. Also close to Stanley Park and Gastown. Also underground connection.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely hotel. Really comfortable and great service. Perfectly positioned if you are catching a ship and you can even have your luggage transferred direct to your ship. If you are not cruising this is still a good position for the waterfront location and lots of good places to eat. We found the breakfast at the hotel expensive. If you are... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

For the amount of money we spent for one night here, this experience was underwhelming in every way. They were an hour late with check in time, and considering we had been traveling since 1:30am their time I don't think having the room ready by 3pm should be a hardship. We were given excuse after excuse & the concierge on... More 

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Halifax
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Have stayed many times at this hotel but a first to stay overlooking roof top chef''s garden - felt like in a park - even took the chef's garden tour which had never done before . Much appreciated the rapid check in- given my keys at the door man as I arrived walking form the Sky train - has to... More 

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Seattle, Wa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We drove up from Seattle and booked two connecting rooms for the family. The kids had fun in the pool and we enjoyed the food and drinks while they splashed around. Lots of great restaurants in walking distance and some fun places to see and hang out. The room was great, amazing harbor views. The service was first rate from... More 

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Thank you for your review and choosing Fairmont Waterfront for your family getaway. It's so nice to hear that we were able to provide you with a truly memorable experience. I will make sure to share your wonderful feedback with the rest of my team. We look forward to your next stay! Sincerely, Ken Flores General Manager More 

Province of Buenos Aires, Argentina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Excellent location,beautiful view and very friendly personnel . The staff makes a special effort to address you buy your name .The restaurant is friendly ,efficient and with a good variety of dishes. Rooms are large and the ones facing the port have an excellent view.

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Thank you for sharing such a thoughtful review. I'm thrilled to read that our location, guest rooms, restaurant and service exceeded your expectations. It will be our great pleasure to be you host again in the near future. Warmest regards, Ken Flores General Manager More 

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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 popular public meeting spot, with a massive public library and convention center attracting a bevy of visitors both local and not, as well as a hotspot for the arts, being home to some of Vancouver's most cutting-edge galleries. With behemoth architecture and a professional air, Downtown means business.
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  • Pool
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Fairmont Waterfront luxury hotel showcases the best of Vancouver. Conveniently situated beside the Canada Place Cruise Ship Terminal and adjacent to the Vancouver Convention Centre, this luxury Vancouver hotel has a central harbour location, ideal for any stay. Guests can enjoy shopping, trendy restaurants, art galleries, Gastown, Chinatown and famous Stanley Park all within steps of our doors. This Four Diamond urban retreat is world renowned for its warm and welcoming service and truly showcases the best of Vancouver. The 489 newly renovated Vancouver Waterfront hotel rooms are spacious, elegantly appointed with distinctive amenities and showcase spectacular city, mountain and harbour views through floor-to-ceiling windows. The Fairmont Gold floor is an exclusive hotel within a hotel, featuring complimentary breakfast and evening canapes, personal concierge service and an exclusive lounge and terrace with harbour-views. Visit the on-site restaurant ARC. The culinary team embraces fresh, local and sustainable ingredients complemented by hotel-grown herbs from the 2,100 square foot rooftop garden and honey from the on-site honeybee colony. Expect simple, flavor focused cuisine, cooked with flawless execution appealing to discerning or emerging palates. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fairmont Waterfront

Address: 900 Canada Place Way, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 3L5, Canada
Location: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver > Downtown
Price Range: $297 - $694 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Fairmont Waterfront 4.5*
Number of rooms: 489
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Also Known As:
Fairmont Waterfront Hotel Vancouver
Fairmont Hotel Waterfront
Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
Fairmont Vancouver
Vancouver Fairmont
Fairmont Waterfront Vancouver
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#1 Green Hotel in Vancouver
#5 Business Hotel in Vancouver
#7 Family Hotel in Vancouver
#9 Romantic Hotel in Vancouver
#9 Luxury Hotel in Vancouver
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