Metropolitan Hotel Vancouver

645 Howe Street, Vancouver, Canada, V6C 2Y9  show map
 4 stars
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Metropolitan Hotel Vancouver

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Golf course

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Solarium

Reflex massage

Massage

Steam bath

Jacuzzi

Editorial review:

The design and the staff are great at Metropolitan Hotel Vancouver. It's good for those on business trips and gives off an air of simplicity in busy Vancouver. The cuisine was very highly praised, but some felt that the rooms needed to be updated.

Overview

The traditional 4-star Metropolitan Hotel Vancouver provides non-smoking rooms with a panoramic view of Waterfront Park and Stanley Park. Renovated in 2008, the hotel combines European architecture with ultimate comfort.

It lies within 20 minutes' walk of Stanley Park, Queen Elizabeth Park and Granville Island. The hotel is approximately 5 minutes' walk from Vancouver Art Gallery, B.C. Place Stadium and Gastown.

A mall, shops and boutiques are within meters of the property.

A 5-minute walk from Vancouver Art Gallery train station. The hotel is within 5 minutes' drive from Coal Harbour airport.

Rooms

The property offers 197 guestsrooms appointed with a seating area, an iPod dock, individual climate control, a private balcony and multi-channel TV. The rooms also feature oak-wood floor and light wood furnishing.

Eat & Drink

Guests can breakfast in the restaurant. The 24-hour restaurant serves international cuisine in a chic atmosphere. Complimentary drinks are offered in the cellar bar.

The hotel offers a continental breakfast at the price of CAD 25 per person per night. 

Services

Guests can rent cars to explore the local area.

Relax

The property indulges guests with a solarium, a hot tub and a steam room as well as fitness center and a gym. Sport facilities include skiing and sailing.

Internet

High-speed internet access is available in the entire hotel for additional charge.

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at CAD 40.66 per day.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   18.  Number of rooms:   197.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Handicap parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Female traveler room/floor
  • Lobby
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Ski storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Skiing
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Fitness center
  • Squash

Services

  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Welcome drink
  • Medical facilities service
  • Newspaper service
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Lobby bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's play area
  • Video games
  • Kids club
  • Children's menu

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Casino
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Steam bath
  • Solarium
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Barbeque grills
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • International calls
  • Free local telephone calls
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 18 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of CAD 30 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

645 Howe Street, Vancouver, Canada, V6C 2Y9

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City Center
  • Vancouver
    2.6 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art
    200 m
  • Granville Skytrain Station
    200 m
Underground stations
  • Waterfront Skytrain Station
    400 m
  • Pacific Central Station
    1.8 km
  • Bus stop
    1.3 km
Restaurants
  • DIVA at the Met
    20 m
  • Hawksworth (cuisine: Canadian)
    120 m
Parks
  • Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest
    680 m
Beaches
  • Sunset Beach
    1.6 km
  • English Bay Beach
    1.8 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    18
  • Number of rooms:
    197

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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Metropolitan Hotel Vancouver Vancouver location
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          Hotel Address:

          645 Howe Street, Vancouver, Canada, V6C 2Y9

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Vancouver
            2.6 km
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art
            200 m
          • Granville Skytrain Station
            200 m
          Underground stations
          • Waterfront Skytrain Station
            400 m
          • Pacific Central Station
            1.8 km
          • Bus stop
            1.3 km
          Restaurants
          • DIVA at the Met
            20 m
          • Hawksworth (cuisine: Canadian)
            120 m
          Parks
          • Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest
            680 m
          Beaches
          • Sunset Beach
            1.6 km
          • English Bay Beach
            1.8 km
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2008
          • Number of floors:
            18
          • Number of rooms:
            197

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          Best Spa Hotels in Canada

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          Metropolitan Hotel Vancouver Location

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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions

          • Sungold Entertainment Corp - 100 m

          Train stations

          Convention centers

          • Christ Church Cathedral - 200 m

          Amusement

          • Ign Internet Global Network - 100 m
          • Cambridge House Intl Inc - 200 m
          • Commodore Lanes and Billiards - 300 m
          • Hbpa of BC - 400 m

          Museums

          • Canadian Craft Museum - 100 m
          • Museum CO - 100 m
          • Cea Working Holiday Ctr - 200 m
          • Federation of BC Writers - 200 m
          • Vancouver Art Gallery - 200 m
          • Vancouver Arts Stabilization - 300 m
          • Pacific Mineral Museum - 300 m

          Universities, Institutes

          • Pattison College - 100 m
          • Canada Language Ctr - 100 m
          • Columbia College - 200 m
          • City University - 200 m
          • Vancouver Maple Leaf Language - 300 m
          • Iti Information Tech Inst - 300 m
          • Lancaster Academy - 300 m

          Business areas

          Underground stations

          • Waterfront Skytrain Station - 300 m

          Local attractions

          • Denman Street - 1.5 km
            Vancouver, British ColumbiaCanada
          • Granville Island - 1.9 km
            1661 Duranleau Street, Vancouver
          • English Bay - 1.8 km
            Denman and Davie Sts., Vancouver
          • Stanley Park - 2.0 km
            West Georgia Street, Vancouver
          • Sunset Beach - 1.6 km
            Off of Burrard Street and Beach Avenue, Vancouver

          Near the hotel

          • Bill Reid Gallery - 100 m
            639 Hornby Street, Vancouver
          • Vancouver Art Gallery - 210 m
            750 Hornby St., Vancouver
          • Cathedral of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary - 320 m
            646 Richards St., Vancouver
          • Marine Building - 390 m
            355 Burrard Street, Vancouver
          • The West Side - 170 m
            Point Grey, Vancouver
          • Christ Church Cathedral - 200 m
            690 Burrard St., Vancouver
          • Vancouver Opera - 380 m
            649 Cambie Street, Vancouver

          Restaurants nearby

          • DIVA at the Met - 20 m

            Address: 645 Howe St. (Metropolitan Hotel)
            Phone: 604-602-7788

            82% likes this, based on 149 reviews
            Price Range: CAD 43 - CAD 68

          • Yew Seafood + Bar - 80 m

            Address: Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver
            Phone: 604-692-4939

            74% likes this, based on 238 reviews
            Price Range: CAD 34 - CAD 65

          • Hy's Steakhouse & Cocktail Bar - 90 m

            Address: 637 Hornby St
            Phone: 604-683-7671

            63% likes this, based on 148 reviews
            Cuisine: American, Canadian
            Price Range: CAD 30 - CAD 243

          • Hawksworth - 120 m

            Address: 801 West Georgia Street
            Phone: 604-673-7000

            66% likes this, based on 365 reviews
            Cuisine: Canadian
            Price Range: CAD 42 - CAD 67

          • Mogu - 30 m

            Address: Howe street and Dunsmuir street

            74% likes this, based on 22 reviews

          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2008
          • Number of floors:
            18
          • Number of rooms:
            197

          Hotel Awards

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          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Spa Hotels in Canada

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          Metropolitan Hotel Vancouver Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Metropolitan Hotel Vancouver

          Average guest rating

          8.2out of 10
          Fabulous
          Based on 89 reviews

          Rating by category:

          Location
          8.0
          Value
          8.6
          Rooms
          9.8
          Service
          9.0

          Guest reviews

          • Couple
            10.0

            The location and elegance of the Metropolitan Hotel was wonderful as was the service. They even granted our requests for our anniversary evening, and even included a nice note and chocolate dessert. They upgraded us to a renovated Jr suite that was modern and luxurious.... Setting the tone for a lovely evening.

          • Group of friends
            9.0

            We stayed at the Metropolitan, prior to starting a RV holiday in Canada. The Hotel in mainstream Vancouver was convenient in location to sightseeing and shopping. Also it was within easy walking distance from the Canada Line transport link with Vancouver Airport. We were early checking in but that proved to be no problem whatsoever. The room was very clean and comfortable, and staff extremely helpful especially Concierge & Door Staff. We did not try the restaurant as we only stayed 1 night, but it looked very nice. We made some local calls whilst at the Hotel, and these were not charged to us when checking out, which was a very pleasant surprise. All in all, I would recommend this hotel and I would stay there again in the hopeful event of us returning to the wonderful city of Vancouver.

            Nothing att all.

          • Couple
            9.6

            Everything from the shower to the balconys were excellent. Everybody was very nice,

          • Older travelers
            7.4

            location was good for shops& restaurants

            waterfront and parks were too distant to walk everyday no courtesy bus to use to pick up rental car or for airport trip

          • Single
            10.0

            The concierge couldn't tell me where I could park a tall vehicle. I had to drive around looking for any place I could find that might work. I eventually parked at an outdoor lot in a sketchy area quite a distance away and walked back to the hotel. Once back in my room, it took me less than five minutes to locate three or four indoor parking garages within a couple blocks and after calling found two that could accommodate my car. The concierge had a computer and telephone sitting right in front of him. There was no reason he couldn't have done his job and found a garage as easily as I did. All the other staff was great. But why have a concierge sitting there who isn't going to do the simplest thing to help you if he doesn't know the answer to tour question off the top of his head?

          • Group of friends
            9.6

            very friendly and helpful staff; great location to shops, restaurants, Skytrain, buses; quiet and relaxing accommodations

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            A very good location for city visit. Excellent hotel in every way. Staff efficient and very helpful. Made very welcome.

          • Older travelers
            7.4

            My only complaint is all the hidden fees and taxes. My room qas $278.00 for 2 nights and with all the hidden fees was over $400.00 when i left. You could explain to me why the parking tax is 21% and then charged HST on the total, as far as i know it is illegal to charge tax on tax Thanks Pete McKeen

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            The location was perfect for us. Right downtown within a block of the Art Gallery and transit. Although surrounded by high rise towers we had Ashe rising view toward Stanley Park.

          • Older travelers
            9.2

            The hotel staff were excellent. The hotel has an air of luxury, is clean, and welcoming. Very quiet considering it is in the heart of Vancouver. I would highly recommend it. Worth every penny.

          • Family with children
            9.6

            Downtown location was great, close to skytrain. Concierge was very helpful.

            Restaurant should be more family oriented.

          • Single
            9.4

            Good location for activities in downtown Vancouver Easy access for parking Smoking permitted Wi-fi is very good compared to other Vancouver hotels

            Tv was old tube style Cable selection seemed lower than basic No freezer compartment in "mini-bar" - seemed like a throwback to days gone by $8.00 for a bottle of water seemed a bit excessive - 7 Eleven within two blocks though

          • Group of friends
            8.2

            extremly friendly statt, we felt treated very personally.

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            Quite simply the staff, especially the concierge, Natalie, and the desk staff. Nothing was too much trouble . Also we loved our room, spacious, attractive and comfortable.

            Absolutely nothing

          • Couple
            8.2

            The helpfulness of the staff and proximity to the main attractions / tourist districts in Vancouver. The room was a very adequate size and the noise level was low between the rooms and from the outside

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Metropolitan Hotel Vancouver Vancouver location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          645 Howe Street, Vancouver, Canada, V6C 2Y9

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Vancouver
            2.6 km
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art
            200 m
          • Granville Skytrain Station
            200 m
          Underground stations
          • Waterfront Skytrain Station
            400 m
          • Pacific Central Station
            1.8 km
          • Bus stop
            1.3 km
          Restaurants
          • DIVA at the Met
            20 m
          • Hawksworth (cuisine: Canadian)
            120 m
          Parks
          • Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest
            680 m
          Beaches
          • Sunset Beach
            1.6 km
          • English Bay Beach
            1.8 km
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2008
          • Number of floors:
            18
          • Number of rooms:
            197

          Hotel Awards

          CanadianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedVancouverMetropolitan Hotel Vancouver

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Spa Hotels in Canada

          Use Badge