Discover the local area in Central as you check out popular sights like Queen Elizabeth Theatre and BC Place Stadium.

Top Hotels in Central

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Sandman Hotel Vancouver City Centre
Sandman Hotel Vancouver City Centre
3 out of 5
180 W Georgia St, Vancouver, BC
¥9,265
per night
Dec 4 - Dec 5

Located in Downtown Vancouver, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 5-minute walk of BC Place Stadium and Queen Elizabeth Theatre. Rogers Arena and Granville ...

3.6/5Good! (3,194 reviews)

"Clean, quiet, helpful staff. Excellent location. 2 restaurants attached. Great stay!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 14, 2019

Sandman Hotel Vancouver City Centre
Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront
Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront
4 out of 5
1133 Hastings St W, Vancouver, BC
¥13,313
per night
Dec 1 - Dec 2

Located in Coal Harbour, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 10-minute walk of United States Consulate, Robson Street, and Canada Place. Vancouver Convention ...

4.2/5Excellent! (4,340 reviews)

"I liked the location. Safe parking. View from the room plus there was a covered balcony. Bed was comfortable."…"

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2019

Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront
Pan Pacific Vancouver
Pan Pacific Vancouver
4.5 out of 5
999 Canada Pl, Vancouver, BC
¥19,873
per night
Dec 1 - Dec 2

Located in Coal Harbour, this luxury hotel is steps from Canada Place and Granville Street. Vancouver Convention Centre and Harbour Centre are also within 10 ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (3,373 reviews)

"Close to everything !!! Great service , great view"…"

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2019

Pan Pacific Vancouver
Georgian Court Hotel BW Premier Collection
Georgian Court Hotel BW Premier Collection
4 out of 5
773 Beatty St, Vancouver, BC
¥13,109
per night
Nov 25 - Nov 26

Located in Downtown Vancouver, this luxury hotel is within a 5-minute walk of BC Place Stadium and Queen Elizabeth Theatre. Rogers Arena and Granville Street ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (2,816 reviews)

"The bed was really comfortable and the room design gave spacious and upscale feel to the room."…"

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2019

Georgian Court Hotel BW Premier Collection
GEC Granville Suites Downtown
GEC Granville Suites Downtown
3 out of 5
718 Drake St, Vancouver, BC
¥8,200
per night
Nov 27 - Nov 28

Located in Downtown Vancouver, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Granville Street, Sunset Beach, and St. Paul's Hospital. Robson Street and ...

3.9/5Good! (2,285 reviews)

"only 1 things. Coffee maker was broken so we use electric kettle to boil water then drip coffee."…"

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2019

GEC Granville Suites Downtown
Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
4.5 out of 5
900 West Georgia St, Vancouver, BC
¥19,635
per night
Nov 15 - Nov 16

Located in Downtown Vancouver, this luxury hotel is steps from Christ Church Cathedral, Robson Street, and Vancouver Art Gallery. Granville Street and Pacific ...

4.4/5Excellent! (1,994 reviews)

"Great location, clean, good service from friendly staff."…"

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2019

Fairmont Hotel Vancouver

Popular things to do in Central

Canada Place
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Canada Place

4.5/5(1,410 reviews)

Fly above Canada’s stunning scenery aboard a flight simulator and watch a movie in the open-air cinema at this expansive entertainment complex.

Robson Street
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Robson Street

4.5/5(1,013 reviews)

Browse fashion stores, independent outlets, and souvenir shops in one of the country’s premier shopping districts.

Granville Street
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Granville Street

4/5(262 reviews)

This colorful street gives off a dazzling energy after dark when its restaurants and bars fill with revelers drawn in by the bright lights and party atmosphere.

TELUS World of Science
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TELUS World of Science

4.5/5(71 reviews)

Through exciting games and exhibits learn about science at one of Vancouver’s most family-friendly educational attractions.

Vancouver Art Gallery
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Vancouver Art Gallery

4.5/5(201 reviews)

Join a guided tour of Vancouver’s major art institution to see modernist landscapes and photo exhibits. Learn about the region’s important art movements along the way.

Sunset Beach
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Sunset Beach

4.5/5(36 reviews)

Nothing says vacation like spending a lazy day at Sunset Beach, a popular beach in Vancouver. Discover the top-notch restaurants and fascinating museums in this walkable area.

Top activities in Central

Capilano Suspension Bridge Park Tickets
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Capilano Suspension Bridge Park Tickets

¥4,706

Take a walk on Vancouver's wild side as you stand 230 feet (70 m) above the waters of the Capilano River on a breathtaking 450-foot-long (137-m) suspension bridge.

City Delights Tour with Capilano Suspension Bridge Park & Fish Hatchery
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City Delights Tour with Capilano Suspension Bridge Park & Fish Hatchery

¥11,215

Spend a day getting the lay of the land in Vancouver and scoping out the city's must-see neighborhoods and landmarks. Visit Stanley Park and Granville Island, take in the view from the Vancouver Lookout, and experience the beauty of the temperate rainforest at the Capilano Suspension Bridge Park.

Hop-On Hop-Off Vancouver City Tour
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Hop-On Hop-Off Vancouver City Tour

¥4,071

Explore Vancouver's seaside sights and forested parks at your own pace from the comfort of an open-air bus. With up to 30 stops around this Canadian city, you can ride to within walking distance of tops Vancouver attractions like the brick buildings of historic Gastown.

Best of Vancouver City Half Day Tour
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Best of Vancouver City Half Day Tour

¥7,062

See the best of Vancouver with a half-day tour to some of the city's most popular destinations. Led by our professional guides, journey to beautiful Stanley Park, wander through the artisan shops enjoying the sights, tastes, and aromas of Granville Island.

Half-Day Whale Watching (Vancouver, BC)
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Half-Day Whale Watching (Vancouver, BC)

¥15,374

3-5 Hour Whale Watching Tour from Downtown Vancouver on a Semi-Covered Boat 'Ocean Magic'. Fall in love with the beauty of the west coast of British Columbia as you venture out in search of whales surfacing in the sparkling blue waters of the Pacific.

Vancouver Hop-On, Hop-Off Classic Pass & Observation Deck
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Vancouver Hop-On, Hop-Off Classic Pass & Observation Deck

¥4,403

Discover Vancouver’s many attractions from aboard Vancouver's Hop-On, Hop-Off. With admission to Vancouver Lookout for breathtaking views of the city, this smart combination gives you snapshots of many landmarks from high and low alike.

Read travel guides and advice on visiting Central

How to Spend a Weekend in Vancouver
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How to Spend a Weekend in Vancouver

Only have a few days in Vancouver? This guide will give you all that you need for a perfect stay

A Weekend Trip to Victoria
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A Weekend Trip to Victoria

Finding fairy tale adventures in Canada's mildest maritime city

Beautiful Gardens Around the World to Visit This Spring
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Beautiful Gardens Around the World to Visit This Spring

Stop and smell the flowers on your next vacation in these gorgeous gardens across the globe.

Other neighborhoods in Vancouver

Gastown
Gastown featuring a city, street scenes and cafe scenes

Gastown

Known for Chinatown, Urban, Dining

3.5/5(129 reviews)

The birthplace of Vancouver is full of old-world charm with cobbled streets, Victorian buildings, and a unique steam-powered clock. 

Coal Harbour
Gastown showing signage, street scenes and outdoor eating

Coal Harbour

Known for Ports, Urban, Shopping

Captivating waterfront views and popular shops are a few of the things travelers enjoy most about Coal Harbour. A visit to Granville Street or Olympic Cauldron is also recommended, and you can jump aboard the metro at Burrard Station to get around town.

Downtown Vancouver
Downtown Vancouver which includes a city, modern architecture and a skyscraper

Downtown Vancouver

Known for Urban, Biking, Walking

4.5/5(4,258 reviews)

Amble along the waterfront at Vancouver Harbour and visit theaters, shopping avenues and museums in the heart of one of Canada’s largest cities.

Yaletown
Yaletown showing a city, street scenes and cafe scenes

Yaletown

Known for Shopping, Dining, Walking

This trendy residential neighborhood and nightlife destination on the False Creek waterfront was once a neglected warehouse district. 

Chinatown
Chinatown showing heritage architecture

Chinatown

Known for Chinatown, Gardens, Urban

North America’s third-largest Chinatown is one of Vancouver’s busiest neighborhoods, celebrated for its rich heritage and cultural traditions.

West End
West End featuring signage, a city and street scenes

West End

Known for Beaches, Dining, Sunsets

Home to Vancouver’s gay village, this neighborhood is one of the city’s most densely populated and liveliest, with popular cafés, shops and nightclubs.