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Fairmont Vancouver Airport

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Whitehorse, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We love being in BC and love the wines from the Okanagan. The four of us had dinner in the Globe restaurant on a recent layover and couldn't wait to try the wines. It was not to be. They are so expensive. It just doesn't make sense to charge over $100 for basic BC wines. IN BC! Hello?! That said,...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a very late arriving flight and an early departure flight a few days later, so decided to stay at the Fairmont, which is an excellent hotel located INSIDE the airport. The hotel entrance is adjacent to the departure desks. This saved us on our rental car, which we did not need until the next day and could drop...

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FairmontYVR, General Manager at Fairmont Vancouver Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts regarding your recent stay. I'm so pleased to know that you loved the convenience our location provides and that you are definitely planning on returning for another stay in the future. I do regret that our louvered door design and the light control panel proved frustrating. We are currently in...

Nanaimo, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our flight arrived late so checked in at 2:00am or so. Had done the pre-check in so was super fast and key waiting at airport entry which was nice after the 10 minute hoof through the terminal to get there. Went to our room and fell into a very comfy bed knowing we had paid for a late checkout so...

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FairmontYVR, General Manager at Fairmont Vancouver Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback on your recent stay. While it is good to know that you enjoyed your quick check-in and your comfortable bed following your late arrival to YVR, I sincerely apologize that your stay did not continue as smoothly. To not have bathrobes or a properly working hair dryer would be very inconvenient, and to be disturbed...

Prince George, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed overnight as we had an early flight out. The fairmont is so convenient as you don't have to leave the airport. The rooms are beautiful with a bed that you just melt into. We bring earplugs but the noise from the planes outside are minimal. The price to stay here is high but for the location, easy check...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We normally book here the night before we leave due to the extremely convenient proximity to US check in (downstairs!). For this stay, we were arriving during the evening and travelling with young kids. Unfortunately, due to a delay and missed connection, we arrived at 1:30am. As we approached the escalators, a Fairmont staff member approached us, greeted us by...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We decided to upgrade to the gold level ($50 Canadian) Very much worth it, you get so many extras that individually are worth a heck of a lot more (see pic). You can never go wrong with a Fairmont Hotel.

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Whitehorse, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed one night between flights and it was so comfortable and relaxing. The beds were very comfortable with lovely linens and everything smelled so good! We had room service, which was decent but not exceptional (pricey and basic) but the service was great. Really nice toiletries are provided as well.

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FairmontYVR, General Manager at Fairmont Vancouver Airport, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed the comforts of your guest room and the service we provided. Thank you for choosing Fairmont Vancouver Airport for your stopover and we hope to have the pleasure of your company again soon! Warm regards, Patrick Gosselin General Manager

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

My stay at Fairmont Vancouver Airport ("FVA") was a 1-night stay in a Fairmont Room with an early morning check-out time to accommodate a flight departing YVR at 6:45am. The hotel is on the 4th floor of the airport, and the lobby is located across a pedestrian walkway atop a pair of escalators by the US Departures check-in counters. I...

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FairmontYVR, General Manager at Fairmont Vancouver Airport, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a detailed review. I'm thrilled that from the warm and friendly greeting at check-in, to your spacious guest room and soundproofing, you had a very comfortable stay with us. We appreciate your business and hope to see you again soon! Warm regards, Patrick Gosselin General Manager

Ottawa, Ontario
Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was amazing, beds and linens really nice as well. The bathroom was spacious and the provided products were good quality. Room service was good as well. Overall it was really nice until around 2 AM when the fire alarm went off.

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FairmontYVR, General Manager at Fairmont Vancouver Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. It is great to read that you loved your guest room, amenities, spacious bathroom and our In Room Dining service. That said, we understand how disappointing it must have been to have your sleep disturbed by the fire alarm. We sincerely appreciate your understanding with the precautions necessary in an event such as this and...

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Instead of the early morning rush to catch a flight, consider staying at the Fairmont YVR for a more relaxed start to a holiday or business trip. Check in was very smooth and easy. Rooms are comfortable and spacious, although a bit more attention needs to be paid to the decor and condition of the rooms: a framed photo on...

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FairmontYVR, General Manager at Fairmont Vancouver Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback and for recommending our hotel to other travelers who have early flights out of YVR. I'm glad that you had an enjoyable stay and a pleasant dinner in Jetside Bar. My apologies however that your guest room was not up to our standards. We will investigate further to ensure that these issues are addressed. Thank...

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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Fairmont Vancouver Airport hotel is the only soundproofed, luxury hotel and spa conveniently located within Vancouver's International Airport (YVR). Situated directly above the US departures terminal only a two-minute stroll from the luggage carousels. Sleep in luxury right above your gate and avoid shuttles. This AAA / CAA 4-diamond airport hotel features:- an extensive Health Club and Spa- soundproofed guestrooms- breathtaking floor-to-ceiling views- day use roomsThe Fairmont Vancouver Airport hotel's award-winning, signature restaurant, GlobeYVR Restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week.Wireless Internet Access is available in all of our guest rooms and is complimentary for Fairmont President's Club members, free to join. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fairmont Vancouver Airport

Address: 3111 Grant McConachie Way | PO Box 23798, Richmond, British Columbia V7B 0A6, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Richmond
Price Range: $274 - $551 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Fairmont Vancouver Airport 4*
Number of rooms: 392
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Also Known As:
Fairmont Vancouver Airport Hotel Richmond
Fairmont Hotel Richmond
Fairmont Hotel Vancouver Airport
Fairmont Richmond
The Fairmont Vancouver Airport
Vancouver Airport Fairmont Hotel
Richmond Fairmont
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#1 Family Hotel in Richmond
#1 Green Hotel in Richmond
#1 Business Hotel in Richmond
#1 Luxury Hotel in Richmond
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“North facing rooms will have a view of the mountains and terminal while the south facing will have a view across the parking lot and runway.”
ddub23, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Our room faced the airport which was interesting....”
katjea, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Facing the airfield was remarkably quiet and had nice mountain views.”
cvillediner, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“it's at an international airport, so it is not going to be quiet”
LeFrondeur, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a view of the apron”
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