Discover Our History

Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, the ‘Castle in the City’ reflects timeless luxury and history of Vancouver since 1939. Journey through the iconic moments of the storied past within the renovated grandeur of the present.

Decades of Design

Beginning in 1939 with an art moderne style and spanning over eight decades, Hotel Vancouver’s design tells a story of changing trends and lasting looks.

Guests sitting in Hotel Vancouver's art moderne lobby design in 1939
Guests sitting in Hotel Vancouver's art moderne lobby design in 1939

Decades of Design

Beginning in 1939 with an art moderne style and spanning over eight decades, Hotel Vancouver’s design tells a story of changing trends and lasting looks.

Couple dancing in the grand Pacific Ballroom before wedding celebrations.

Weddings

Fairmont Hotel Vancouver is where ‘happily-ever-after’ begins in grand style.

Stay in The Loop

Keep up on the latest happenings, get new recipes from our chefs, learn the hotel’s behind-the-scenes stories, and more on our blog. Read more…

Top Holiday Activities in Vancouver

It’s time to deck the halls and celebrate the festive season! Enjoy an open-air Christmas market, stunning light displays, holiday concerts, and much more.

Things to do in Vancouver – November

Vancouver has a full calendar lined up for November with exciting performances, new attractions, and the beginning of the Holiday Season!

Recipe – Thanksgiving Dinner

Our Executive Chef is sharing his favourite Thanksgiving dinner recipes for a memorable holiday meal.

Recipe – Afternoon Tea Scones

Fancy a spot of tea and a scone? Now you can bake and enjoy our famous Afternoon Tea scones at home with this recipe for plain scones!

Notch8 Restaurant & Bar

Featuring regional fare including new favourites and prized classics.