This hotel is located in Vancouver city centre, offering spectacular views over the waterfalls and gardens of the BC Law Courts across the street. Various shopping facilities and entertainment venues can be reached within only a few minutes on foot, and links to the underground and city train network (Burrard Station) lie about 8 minutes away on foot. Via public transport, guests will reach the main railway station, the Pacific coast, of the beaches of English Bay in about 15 minutes. Moreover, it is only a few minutes to famous sights such as historic Gastown or Chinatown. The nearest ski slopes are only around one hour from Vancouver. Renovated in 2005, this luxury hotel comprises a total of 83 rooms spread over 14 floors, including 32 suites and 10 junior suites. The lobby area of the hotel offers guests a reception area with 24-hour service, a lift, a safe, and a cloakroom. Fun and sociable evenings may be experienced in the cosy piano bar, whilst dining options include the award-winning à la carte restaurant, where guests can sample a range of culinary delicacies. Several seminar rooms offering the most modern conference technical equipment are available for those arriving on business , while all guests may make use of the Internet access as well as the room and laundry services. The rooms are elegantly decorated with fine antique pieces and original works of art from the personal collection of the owner, and come with an en suite bathroom with bath, shower and hairdryer, an Internet connection, a radio and satellite/ cable TV. Further fittings include a small fridge, a hire safe, tea and coffee making facilities, and an iron and ironing board. The heating and air conditioning are individually adjustable. A balcony is also present in every room, while the suites are more spacious and feature a separate sitting area. Leisure options at the hotel include a steam bath and a modern gym.