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Marvelous and centrally located

This historic building is located right in the heart of downtown Vancouver near to many tourist... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JamesKMTan
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Form AND Function

Visit this marvelous building for (at least) two reasons: See the designs from one hundred years... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chris D
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601 Cordova St W, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 1G1, Canada
Gastown
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This historic building is located right in the heart of downtown Vancouver near to many tourist spots and the commercial centre of the city. The architecture is unique and historic. The sky us and translink light rail transit is located inside. There are some restaurants...More

Thank JamesKMTan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visit this marvelous building for (at least) two reasons: See the designs from one hundred years ago, when trains were THE way to travel, and this was the western terminus of the trans-continental railway. Note how the building has been converted, without losing it's heritage,...More

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Whether you are taking the seabus to North Vancver or taking the Skytrain or the Blueline to Richmond and airport, this is an interesting place to visit. The historic building building has been nicely renovated. Take the seabus if you have timw, it is a...More

Thank lpourlak
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

This is a connectivity hub between downtown and North Vancouver This is an old building with offices and restaurants too You cannot miss its vibe when connecting between downtown and North Vancouver I would not say it's a must visit for travellers but it's one...More

1  Thank prashant1agrawal
Reviewed 23 July 2018

This is not a monster building but like the Marine Building and Gas Town , a few blocks away the train station is a nod to bygone days in Vancouver . This train station is still part of the cities transit network as two subway...More

1  Thank s c
Reviewed 15 July 2018

This station was built in 1914 and serves as a hub for various transportation modes: Seabus, buses, and the metro rail. This building is beautiful. The main reason we chose this station as our departing station for the airport is that it has an elevator...More

Thank travelvaluetours
Reviewed 10 July 2018

For simplicity I used the day pass which is good for bus, train and seabus. Easy to use but hard to figure out your first time. There is a phone in the main terminal for questions and they were very helpful.

Thank BMaud1
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I used it to go to many places with connections of the metro, ferry and buses. it is very convenient and very fast. so many shops and restaurant. clean and everything is functional.

Thank Ayman S
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

This is where a guidebook would have been handy as it was evident when we got here via the Skytrain from the airport that we were in an important older building. But, sadly we did not spend long enough to take it in properly

Thank David G
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Built in 1914 as the terminus station for CP Rail’s transcontinental train service from Toronto and Montreal (until 1979), this iconic neoclassical structure has continued to serve Vancouver for well over a century. In the current day, Waterfront Station serves as THE major intermodal public...More

1  Thank PookyCake
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Gastown
A visit to Gastown is like turning back the clock and
stepping into a bygone era. With the distinction of
being Vancouver's oldest neighborhood, the many
plaques that stud the cobbled streets of Gastown tell
the story of its colorful past, giving Vancouver's
history a more lively presence here than anywhere
else. Having been originally founded around a popular
worker's saloon, it's no wonder that today some of
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Jeffrey L
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Response from sashakeena | Reviewed this property |
Yes, if you are staying at the Hyatt Regency on Burrard Street? Take the Skytrain from YVR airport, should be a 10-15 min. walk.
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