Rooms are on hold for ELIA delegates at the conveniently located Granville Island Hotel and the Century Plaza Hotel & Spa at which can be reserved directly at modest rates. For those wishing for an exclusive experience, a sampling of hotels is listed with rooms ranging from CAD 200- 400 per night. Please note: rates in Canadian dollars and taxes are not included.
Granville Island Hotel ***
1253 Johnston Street
The Granville Island Hotel is located adjacent to Emily Carr University of Art - Design
. Nestled on the banks of False Creek overlooking the waterfront and downtown Vancouver, the newly renovated hotel offers a sense of sophisticated elegance with all the comforts of home. Rejuvenate in their roof-top hot tub, enjoy the amazing view from the Dockside Restaurant, or explore the world famous Granville Island. With welcoming staff to greet, a restaurant and lounge to entice, and luxurious hotel room to make you feel at home, the Granville Island Hotel is Vancouver's best keep secret offering guests a one-of-a kind experience. Ask for "ELIA" to book a room by November 6.
Standard Room: CAD 129 per night
Superior Room: CAD 154 per night
Century Plaza Hotel & Spa ****
1015 Burrard Street
With a brand-new innovative lobby design, the Century Plaza Hotel & Spa offers 240 spacious rooms. Century Plaza Hotel & Spa is located in the heart of downtown Vancouver, steps away from some of the best sights, restaurants and shopping in Canada. The hotel’s central location is also a quick bus or cab ride away from Emily Carr University of Art - Design on Granville Island. Facilities include indoor ozonated pool, eucalyptus steam rooms, spa, comedy club, restaurant and lounge. Ask for "EMILYCARR2011" to book a room by October 6.
Studio Suite: CAD 105 per night
1 Bedroom Suite: CAD 135 per night
Bus number 050, 044 and 004
How to get to Emily Carr from this hotel:
makes it quite easy to reach the Emily Carr University of Art - Design. It takes approximately 20 minutes to reach the conference venue from this hotel. You can refer to the staff at the hotel for information or visit the following link on Google Maps
Other hotel options:
Shangri-La Hotel *****
1128 West Georgia Street
Shangri-La, a 119-room luxury hotel, located in vibrant downtown Vancouver, 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 guestrooms and suites decorated in a contemporary Asian style, with many rooms featuring private balconies and stunning views of the city. Book early for best rates.
Superior Room King CAD 355 per night
Executive Suite King CAD 475 per night
Wedgewood Hotel & Spa ****1/2
845 Hornby Street
The Wedgwood Hotel & Spa is located amidst the gardens and waterfalls on fashionable Robson Square in the heart of downtown Vancouver's thriving and cosmopolitan centre on the west side of Hornby Street between Robson & Smithe. The Wedgewood Hotel & Spa is a privately owned Boutique Hotel that offers luxury accommodation and personal service. All rooms feature walk out balconies, air conditioning and top quality bedding.
Executive Room Queen CAD 218 per night
Deluxe Suite King CAD 318 per night
OPUS Hotel Vancouver ****
322 Davie Street, Yaletown
OPUS Hotel is found in the stylish Yaletown district of downtown Vancouver, an eight square block heritage preservation zone within walking distance of the city's financial and retail centres. OPUS Hotel guestrooms feature five unique décor schemes ranging from modern and minimalist to artful and eclectic, with comfort and style as the unifying elements. OPUS Hotel provides the service and amenities of a luxury hotel within a stylish and intimate environment and is pleased to provide a smoke free environment in all common areas, as well as in each of its 96 guest rooms. Book early for advance purchase discount.
Superior Room Queen CAD 249 per night
Bed & Breakfast CAD 259 per night