This hotel boasts that each room has a balcony and view. It delivers in spades. With your balcony door closed the rooms are very quiet and if you want to hear the street sounds, they are right there when you open the door. The room was clean, nice fridge, kettle and coffee maker along with a newer LCD TV. Bed was comfy with a range of pillows.
Maybe the only thing could knock them on was the thermostat still uses air pressure to turn the heat off and on and in our room was right above the bed. So when it cuts in you hear a very distinct click, that when sleeping seemed rather loud. That would be my only gripe with the entire place and so therefore consider it nit picking !
The rates are very good but they do track what is going on in Vancouver and if it is a busy concert weekend the rates do up, sometime dramatically. So check ahead and if you don't like the rate on the website, do call the front desk and try and book in that way.
There is an attached parking facility and you can pull into the covered entrance way to unload and get into the hotel. Very handy especially when it is raining.
There is attached restaurant called Abode and a pub called Shenanigans . Check out the reviews on it.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- The Blue Horizon is located in the center of Robson Street, the pulse of Vancouver. Experience the heartbeat of Robson Street's culture with its premier shopping, celebrated eateries and great cafes. Walk to Stanley Park, go around the Sea wall, stroll to English Bay or amble up and down Robson Street taking in all the restaurants and shops. You will love our convenient access to BC Place, Rogers arena, Gas town, Chinatown, Yaletown, Davie village, Convention center and the Cruise terminal. Taxis and transit is right out our front door. Comfort and convenience is at your doorstep. Our welcoming and spacious rooms are all corner rooms with balconies, many featuring million dollar views of English Bay, Stanley Park, the North Shore mountains and the city of Vancouver. The rooms are fresh and modern, with bold colors and sleek lines. Adding to your comfort, some of our amenities include free Wi-Fi, Keurig coffee makers, kettle, large in- room safe, IPod docking station, cozy bath robes and much more. Our 31st floor banquet and meeting facilities have the same million dollar views. Enjoy dining in our ABODE Restaurant that offers fresh local cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Our ABODE Restaurant is partnered with the Vancouver Aquarium's Ocean Wise conservation program which makes it easy for you to make sustainable seafood choices that ensure the health of our oceans for generations to come. Our summer sidewalk patio is a great place to relax and enjoy people watching on Robson. A relaxing dip in our indoor lap pool, a water massage in the Jacuzzi or a rejuvenating sauna can give you that start in the morning or wind down at the end of the day. The Blue Horizon cares about the environment and are proud to be awarded a 4 green key eco-rating by the Hotel association of Canada. This rating is awarded to a hotel for its sustainable practices such as energy conservation, water conservation, solid waste management, environmental management and much more. Welcome to your relaxing haven at the Blue Horizon with our heartfelt smiles and genuine hospitality. Welcome to your Vancouver home away from home. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Blue Horizon Hotel Vancouver
- Blue Horizon Vancouver