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1 Athletes Way, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Y 0B1, Canada
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Reviewed 1 October 2018

This attractive little park, adjacent the Olympic Village, is a delightful waterfront reserve, ideal for families with small children, or dogs-on-leashes.* There are numerous waterbirds, including ducks... and there's a resident beaver community, the latter posing difficulties for those advocating relocation. Beavers are territorial and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ozcan1
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Couldn't find anything to tell us about the history of this area - how it was originally dorms for Olympic athletes. However, it is adjacent the Seawall, which is a MUST for the serious walker/hiker/biker.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Chris D
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Good place to wander round. Views of False Creek pleasant. Lots of benches and fun seats to relax on. Some nice flowers too.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Dilly4472
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Expected to see artifacts of the 2010 Olympic Games. All that is there is a sign discussing repurposing the apartments and open spaces in an environmentally friendly way. That said, there are nice biking, hiking and dog walking areas. Some stores and restaurants and beautiful...More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank joe-chicago-23
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

I love this area. A kind of Europe feeling. Nice long walk beside the inlet. Great view of Science world and downtown

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Kaviana
Reviewed 7 April 2018

We walked around this area on a recent trip to Vancouver. This is a pretty cool and neat neighborhood. It doesn't have the crazy downtown busy vibe. Located in Southeast False Creek, the Olympic Village was built for the 2010 Winter Olympic Games, to house...More

Date of experience: January 2018
3  Thank WorldTravelers34
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Had a nice jog around Olympic Village, I would estimate it is about 3mi long. It is right on the water -- I happened upon it when I went to visit a Crossfit Gym in the area and they were closed unexpectedly. You have Olympic...More

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank Devon P
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

A new and growing neighborhood on the waterfront. Businesses and parks continue to open. Great place to make a home base.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Michael M
Reviewed 12 October 2017

This is a great place for a stroll, restaurants, sculptures, cute shops and a beautiful seawall. You can even catch a small ferry to downtown Vancouver or Granville Island from here.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Sandy C
Reviewed 12 October 2017

nice little isolated community, new builded, get most major shops and financial insitute that fit people need. Harbour view. But there is very minor public parking.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Albert L
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Depends on which station you're talking about if it's the Canada Line Olympic Village skytrain station you are technically about 3 blocks away from the seawall walk where if you walk eastward to the Telus Science Centre ball... More
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