Swimming Pools and Beaches that you must visit!

Summer officially began on June 21st up here in the Northern Hemisphere – so its a good time to tell you about the excellent beaches and swimming pools you can enjoy! SUNSET BEACH Our namesake Beach is just a short 5 minute walk down the hill from the hotel. At Sunset Beach you get to…

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The mountains have a dusting of snow…Time to think about the North Shore Mountain Ski Resorts!

Earlier in the week Vancouver witnessed the very first dusting of snow high up on the peaks of the North Shore mountains that overlook the city. It’s a nice change to see first hand the beginnings of the impending Winter that will be soon upon us in over a month and half’s time, and we…

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In Vancouver for just a couple of days? That is plenty of time to explore the downtown core neighborhoods!

Many of our guests that breeze through the hotel find that they are short on time to explore the area, so we want to explain to you about the districts that make up the downtown core of Vancouver and how you can maximize your time and still get to visit plenty of amazing places. We…

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This summer is full of events and festivals, take a look at what is in store!

July is fast approaching and that means it is time to get out and about in the city as festival season will be hotting up….apparently the weather is going to play ball too just in time for Canada Day on July 1st. It seems like the West is going to be enjoying better weather than…

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STANLEY PARK is 125 years old in AUGUST!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY STANLEY PARK! Stanley park truly is the Jewel in the crown of Vancouver and a beautiful reminder of what Vancouver used to look like before the city itself was born and developed. 2013 is the official 125th birthday of the park and we want to tell you what is happening for this special…

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Beaches and outdoor Swimming Pools.

The city of Vancouver is surrounded by many gorgeous beaches for you to enjoy, as the season starts to heat up we want to share with you the very best of Vancouver Beaches, swimming pools (Indoor and Out) and other aquatic related centers for all the family to enjoy. VANCOUVER BEACHES Downtown Vancouver/Stanley Park SUNSET…

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Biking and Boating around Vancouver!

The season has now begun where you can get out and about to see Vancouver in some serious detail. The best way to do this is by renting a bike or going on a small boat cruise around the Bay, Harbour and Creek that encircle the city. ENGLISH BAY BIKE RENTALS English Bay bike rentals…

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September is the best month for late season hiking!

Vancouver is enjoying a fantastic end to the Summer Season, its hard to believe that come the weekend the official start of Autumn begins. Now, lets not get too carried away with this, it seems likely that weather will hold out for us for the rest of the month, and at The Sunset Inn we…

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