About The Fairmont Waterfront

Located on the city’s dynamic harbourfront, The Fairmont Waterfront is a world class luxury hotel in Vancouver, offering upscale comfort, personalized service, and unparalleled West Coast views, with easy access to everything that makes Vancouver spectacular.

 

Hotel Reservations

Hotel accommodations are not included in your registration fees, however, for your convenience, a block of rooms will be reserved for CFF delegates at a preferred conference rate. More information will be available shortly, so stay tuned!

Driving Directions

The hotel is located beside the Waterfront Center office building at the intersection of Howe, Canada Place Way, Cordova and Burrard Streets, approximately two blocks from the Business/Financial District, downtown and shopping. A covered walkway connects the hotel to Convention Center and Cruise Ship Terminal.

From Vancouver International Airport

(Approximately 25-30 minutes)
  • Travel from the airport, take the first exit that shows Vancouver Downtown. You will cross over the Arthur Laing Bridge. At the end of the bridge you will be on Granville Street.
  • Follow along Granville Street for approximately 60 blocks. Continue over the Granville Street Bridge into downtown Vancouver.
  • Proceed into the left lane and turn left on Davie Street until you reach Burrard Street.
  • Turn right on Burrard Street. Continue along Burrard towards the water. At the foot of Burrard Street, turn right at Cordova Street. Proceed one block down Cordova Street then turn left onto Howe Street. Howe street becomes Canada Place, which brings you to the front of the hotel, turn left into our driveway.

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Parking

Overnight parking at the hotel is in effect from 6:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. the next day.

Valet parking: $49.00/night, including in-and-out privileges and taxes

Self-parking: $49.00/night, including in-and-out privileges and taxes (must register licence plate at the Front Desk)

Long term parking: (for guests leaving on a cruise) Please call (604) 691-1991 for prices and details


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Skytrain Directions

The Canada Line Skytrain offers transportation from Vancouver International Airport to Waterfront Station. To walk to the hotel, exit Waterfront Station, turn right at Cordova Street and right again on Howe Street onto Canada Place Way. The Fairmont Waterfront is on your left hand side. Estimated walking time is 5 minutes.

Service Start/Stop Times:
Travel time from Waterfront Station to YVR is 25 minutes.

Waterfront Station – YVR
First train departs 4:50am, arrives 5:15am
Last train departs 1:05am, arrives 1:30am

YVR – Waterfront Station
First train departs 5:10am, arrives 5:30am
Last train departs 12:57am, arrives 1:22am

Early Morning and Evenings: Trains run every 12 minutes
Mid-day and weekend peak hours: Trains run every 8 minutes
Late Evenings: Trains run every 20 minutes

Fare Information
Fare from YVR to Waterfront Station is $8.75.
Fare machines accept Canadian cash, debit cards, Visa and MasterCard and gives change.