All posts by Miriam Mowat

CINARA Restaurant at the Victorian Hotel has been voted by the Globe and Mail as one of the top 10 notable new restaurants in Vancouver.

Globe and Mail top restaurants in Vancouver

The Victorian Hotel is well situated in Downtown Vancouver and Gastown and Yaletown within walking distance to these top 10 Restaurants. Enjoy this great read on some of the city’s finest new places to dine in Vancouver near the Victorian Hotel.


Vancouver 2014 Christmas Events in Vancouver

Click on link to download the PDF file > Vancouver Christmas Events 2014


“An authentic German Christmas market in downtown Vancouver with it’s colourful decor, aroma of mulled wine and a mix of traditional food and beverages, this is a truly enchanting atmosphere.”

Price: Adults $7, Youth $3 and Kids under 6 Free

Where: Queen Elizabeth Theatre (outside area)

When: Open till Thursday December 24th, 2014

Time: 11am – 9pm



THE PEAK OF CHRISTMAS (November 28th onwards)

“See how magical elves have transformed Grouse Mountain into the North Pole where you can have breakfast with Santa, visit his workshop, meet real reindeer or vote for your favourite creation in our Gingerbread Village. This Christmas, believe again”.

Their offer: $2 off ticketed prices (Media relations will drop off discount vouchers to hotel front desk this week)

Where: Grouse Mountain

When: Friday, November 28th – Thursday,December 24th, 2014




“Come and explore a winter wonderland of fairy lights along Vancouver’s iconic attraction a 230ft high and 450 ft long Capilano Suspension Bridge. The stunning multi coloured display also lights up the treetop adventure and the cliffwalk”.

Their offer: Save $3 off ticketed prices (discount vouchers here been dropped off at front desk)

Where: Capilano Suspension Bridge

When: Saturday, November 29th, 2014 – Saturday, January 3rd, 2015

Time: 11am 9pm



“Celebrate the holidays with your aquatic friends and experience a winter wonderland like no other. Start your visit by entering the giant walk through Christmas tree in the Ocean Courtyard and see if you can make your way through the outdoor maze of decorated trees. Then, come in out of the cold and cozy up in our stunning new Teck Connections Gallery, where you’ll be greeted by a kaleidoscope of colourful aquatic themed decorations”.

Their offer: Adults $29, Youth $20, Child (3yrs older) $15

Where: Vancouver Aquarium, Stanley Park (bus #19 from outside hotel)

When: Thursday, November 27th Saturday – January 4th

Time: 10am 5pm



“This holiday season come and visit the sparkling lights as three million of them light up the darkness throughout Stanley Park”.

Their offer: (by donation)

Where: Stanley Park (bus #19 from outside hotel)

When: Thursday, November 27th – Saturday, January 4th

Time: 10am – 10pm (11pm on December 24th & 26th, closed Christmas day)



Cypress Mountain OPEN (10am – 3:30pm)

Grouse Mountain OPEN (9am – 10pm)

Seymour Mountain CLOSED



“Global megastar USHER announced he will tour North America this fall, bringing The UR Experience to fans in 27 cities, with Vancouver being one of them this Thursday November 27th”.

USHER: The UR Experience Rogers Arena (Thursday November 27th)


The 102nd Grey Cup Events in Vancouver BC

The exciting football celebrations include the 102nd Grey Cup Championship Game and numerous street festivals, a downtown Vancouver Parade, and concerts featuring Trooper, Tim Hicks, Hey Ocean!, and 54-40. Visit Vancouver and stay at the Victorian Hotel which is perfectly located in downtown Vancouver just a few blocks from the Grey Cup Parade and Events and BC Place stadium for the Championship Game.

Enjoy the link to the 102nd Grey Cup.

In the Vancouver Spotlight: the Victorian Hotel’s New Bathroom Design

We are so delighted to share that the Victorian Hotel’s newly renovated bathrooms were featured in Hotelier Magazine! While brilliant results are their own reward, we’re honoured by the recognition and to see our work shown off in glossy print! We just love the new bathroom renovation and design work and we know you will too!

To learn more, read a great description of our new bathroom design in our last blog post; and, of course, please do check the Hotelier Magazine article itself!

Bathroom - downtown Vancouver hotel  | Downtown Vancouver Boutique Hotel Bathrooms

Booking a Room at the Victorian Hotel

You can find us in the heart of Downtown Vancouver BC, our boutique hotel’s classic 19th century heritage and elegantly remodeled style makes the Victorian Hotel a treasured gem for both travelers and locals alike.

To book a room with us, or to learn more about staying at the Victorian Hotel, please contact us at 604.681.6369 or toll free at 1.877.681.6369!

Redesigned Bathrooms for a Sense of Splendor

The Victorian Hotel’s new bathrooms have the right design details to create a sense of luxury and relaxation while staying in the newly remodeled guest rooms of the 1898 heritage hotel.

Our bathroom redesign builds on both the grandeur and the delicacy of the Victorian Hotel, enriching that sense of splendor that our guests enjoy returning to after every stay.

Boutique Hotel Bathrooms: Materials in our bathrooms | downtown Vancouver hotel photo

Spa Like Experience

We used a neutral but high-contrast colour palette with stone, porcelain and glass materials to create a clean-lined modern aesthetic that plays in delicate juxtaposition with the richness of our historical canvas.

Our bathrooms shine with elegance, creating a spa like feel with comfort and cleanliness. Regardless if you stay in a Deluxe room or our Bay Window rooms with shares bathrooms, you will enjoy the rich sense of grandeur and exclusivity that’s experienced by all of our guests at the Victorian Hotel.

Bathroom Shower - contrasting colours downtown Vancouver hotel

Staying at the Victorian Hotel

Found in the heart of Downtown Vancouver BC, the Victorian Hotel’s classic 19th century heritage and elegantly remodeled style makes it a treasured place for travelers and locals alike.

Contact us at 604.681.6369 or toll free at 1.877.681.6369 to book your reservation today!

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The Victorian Hotel