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Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver

Proud to be Vancouver’s only AAA Five Diamond Hotel!

Shangri-La’s legendary hospitality has arrived in North America with Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver.  Set in the heart of the city, Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver is strategically located for sightseeing, shopping – steps from Burberry, Hermès, Tiffany, Louis Vuitton and Gucci – and outdoor adventure, with local skiing and hiking trails just a 15-minute drive away. The Cruise Ship Terminal is only a few blocks away – perfect for pre and post cruise travel.

This 119-room luxury hotel occupies the first 15 floors of a 61-storey landmark building, the tallest in the city.  Guests at Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver will find luxurious oversized guestrooms and suites starting at 450 sq. ft. and decorated in a contemporary Asian style, with many rooms featuring private balconies and stunning views of the city.  Floor-to-ceiling windows provide ample natural light.  Rooms and suites range in size from 450 to 1,395 square feet and feature complimentary broadband Internet access, a complete entertainment centre with 42-inch flat-screen TV, PVR system to pause and record live television, CD/DVD Player with stereo surround sound, iPod docking station, Nespresso coffee machine, private bar, large work desk, dual line and hands-free phone, free local calls and Internet access, windows that open, bedside controls for lights and drapes, and oversized bathrooms with granite vanity with recessed sink, separate glass-enclosed shower, deep-soaking tub, separate toilet room and LCD TV.

Internationally acclaimed three-star Michelin chef and enterpreneur Jean-Georges Vongerichten makes his Canadian debut at Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver.  MARKET by Jean-Georges is the hotels’s signature restaurant, offering four distinct dining atmospheres:  bistro, outdoor terrace, a fine dining room and the musical chair bar with 29 seats.  Ginger offers a combination of a la minute juice concoctions, blended health beverages and light snacks.  Guests can enjoy their food or health drinks in Ginger’s private seating area or outdoors on the pool deck.  Our Xi Shi Lounge features dramatic two-storey floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking an outdoor art galleria curate by the Vancouver Art Gallery.  Guests can linger over live music daily and sip premium brands, or opt for lunch, afternoon tea or dinner.

Whether your idea of fitness is lounging by the pool, climbing stairs on a state-of-the-art machine,  stretching in a private yoga or Pilates class, or relaxing with personalized spa treatments at a hotel spa, we have what your body requires.  Our fitness centre, located on the 5th level, offers a 5,000-square-foot (465-square-metre) facility to meet all your needs.  CHI, The Spa at Shangri-La, offers a “spa within a spa” environment with private treatment suites for guests to relax in while enjoying personalized massages, facials, body wraps and more.

Located on the hotel’s third level, the business centre offers 3 private computer workstations with full access to secretarial services and a full range of the most up-to-date facilities.  Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver offers flexible meeting rooms and professional planning services.  These distinctive spaces can also serve as a unique venues for weddings and special events in downtown Vancouver.

Children’s Meal Plan In City hotels: children of registered hotel guests under the age of 6 can enjoy complimentary buffet meals in All Day Dining and Pool Cafes when accompanied by a paying adult, up to a maximum of 2 children.  In excess of 2 children under the age of 6 and for all children above 6 and below 12, a 50% discount of the buffet price will be given.

Shangri-La Hotel Vancouver occupies the first 15 floors of Vancouver’s tallest building, at the center of downtown, only five blocks from the cruise ship terminal. The hotel’s 119 guestrooms are decorated in a contemporary Asian style with floor-to-ceiling windows offering stunning city views. Enjoy numerous health and leisure activities: workouts in the fitness center, yoga and Pilates classes and spa treatments at CHI. Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten, winner of three Michelin stars, debuted in Canada with MARKET by Jean-Georges, featuring three private dining venues: an outdoor terrace, a fine dining room and a “musical chair” bar.
In the Know
See and be seen in Xi Shi Lounge, which features live piano, guitar music, or in-house DJ. Signature cocktails are served by waitresses in hand-tailored cheongsams. Distance from Vancouver Airport (YVR): 8 mi/13 km Guests Receive:

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Daily full breakfast, for up to two in room guests
  • $100 USD Spa Services credit, to be utilized during stay
    • (not combinable, no cash value if not redeemed in full)
  • *Spa credit may be changed to a Food & Beverage credit
    • upon request at time of booking or upon arrival
  • Early check-in/late check-out
    • subject to availability


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