The beautiful seaport of Vancouver is a city in Canada well
known for its gorgeous scenery and rocky exterior. These varying terrains have resulted
in the city frequently ranking highly as one of the world’s most liveable
cities, as it boasts amazing coastlines and fantastic mountains, which offer
hiking trails and snow sports. Vancouver is recognised as one of the top
meeting and business convention destinations in the world. Recently expanding
into high-tech industries such as video game design, there is no wonder why the
location attracts many corporate travellers each year. If you are travelling to
the ‘Hollywood North’ on business, the serviced apartments Vancouver has to
offer are a fantastic choice for ensuring you have all you need on your trip
Why choose a SilverDoor Vancouver apartment?
Our serviced corporate apartments in Vancouver are second to
none and offer the perfect space for you to call your own when travelling on
business. We are confident in the product we offer, as all our Vancouver
serviced apartments go through rigorous checks to ensure they are the best
quality offering. Additionally, our staff are equipped with expert industry
knowledge to ensure we can eliminate stress when sourcing your ideal Vancouver
serviced apartment. Booking with SilverDoor unlocks an array of benefits to
help in your search such as:
Around the clock availability. With five offices
situated around the world, carefully placed to ensure they are in different
time zones, we have staff available throughout the day for you to contact with
any questions or worries you may have.
Trustworthy advice. We have twenty years of industry
experience under our belt, which has enabled us to build our knowledge to efficiently
help with any requests and queries you need the answer to. In fact, we are so
committed to giving honest recommendations that we stay in many of the
apartments we offer, ensuring quality and first-hand insights.
What is a serviced apartment?
Combining the luxuries and ease of hotel stays, with the
added inclusion of space, privacy and flexibility, serviced apartments are the stand-out
choice for business travellers enjoying both long and short term corporate
trips away. When staying in one of our best serviced apartments in Vancouver,
you will have access to the following benefits:
Stylish Interior. With many hotel rooms, they
have to be furnished in duplication with the style that the hotel as a whole
has chosen; each room is a carbon copy. Each of our serviced apartments are
unique in the style and furnishings which their property owners have chosen, giving
you the option to stay somewhere suited to your taste.
Fantastic value. As we have built up trusted
relationships with our property partners, we have the facilities to negotiate
rates to get you the best deals possible. Furthermore, as our Vancouver
serviced apartments also have kitchen facilities, additional costs such as
eating out are eliminated from your business trip.
A private space. Unlike hotel rooms which fit as
much as they can into one room, our apartments provide a generously-sized
private area. With facilities such as multiple bedrooms and a separate living
and kitchen space, you have a multitude of space to carry out different
What do I need to know about staying in Vancouver?
For ease when travelling around Vancouver, the TransLink
system serves both travellers and residents with a connecting transport
network, incorporating buses, the SkyTrain and the SeaBus. A refillable compass
card is recommended which loads credit for easy and convenient travel. With
destinations such as the ski resort of Whistler easily accessible by rail from
the Pacific Central Station, there are fabulous opportunities to explore in the
With temperatures falling below freezing for 46 days of the
year, it is critical to do your research before travelling to learn what
climate you will be experiencing during your stay. Note that the city also has
a reputation for wet weather, especially during winter months. Sunny
temperatures are prominent in the summer months, especially July and August,
with average temperatures reaching a warm 22 degrees.
The city of Vancouver is incredibly diverse and the food
offerings reflect this as different cultures are incorporated and influence
many of the restaurants there. With cuisines available such as Peruvian,
Japanese, Belgian and Middle Eastern, there is so much variety for everyone to
enjoy. Additionally, many of these different cuisines incorporate their fellow
cultures, creating new and vibrant flavours, unique to Vancouver.
What else is Vancouver known for?
Vancouver is a vibrant city with an abundance of activities
and sights on offer. Therefore, we’ve narrowed down the list to some of the key
things which you can’t miss when travelling on your business trip to Canada.
Sea to sky corridor
Rated as one of the most beautiful drives in the world, if
you rent a car when visiting Vancouver this is a must. With stunning scenery
along the way from the heart of downtown Vancouver to Whistler, waterfalls and
mesmerising vistas are just some of the sights on offer when venturing on this
1.5 hour long journey.
Exploring the vastly diverse aspects of Vancouver is
essential on your corporate trip to truly embrace the varying cultures
available. China Town is home to a range of funky shops, unique markets and the
most delicious Dim Sum restaurants around. When exploring China Town, make sure
you visit the Chinese gardens, Dr. Sun Yat Sen, which is exquisite in
construction and tranquil in surroundings.
Interested in some water sports to clear your head from
working life? Deep Cove is the perfect place to enjoy the water and take in the
jaw-dropping surroundings of Vancouver; not to mention it’s the safest spot to
kayak in Canada. We recommending paddling up and exploring the picturesque
Indian Arm, you may even catch sight of some of the creatures living in the
forests around you.