Visiting us on an Alaskan – Hawaiian Cruise? Let us guide you on how to see the very best of Vancouver!

April 11th marks the official beginning of the annual Cruise ship season and we expect a huge volume of visitors again this year, with an expected  840,000 cruise passengers on 237 ships guaranteed to visit this beautiful city,  it will be another busy year for all of us in the hospitality industry and we are…

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Must see January Events in Vancouver

Winter is in full swing here we have had some frost, fog and even some light snow flurries mixing in with the rain, overall though it has not been a wild and stormy winter which we can be accustomed too, this is just as well as we are still an active city and have plenty…

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Big Bus Hop on Hop off Winter Hours & Vantage Whistler Winter tours

The BIG BUS Hop on, Hop off sightseeing tours have officially switched to their Winter hours and routes as of mid October 2015. The frequency of these tours will be every 60 minutes every day with the first buses leaving at 9.15am and the final routes at 3.15pm. The closest stop to the Sunset Inn…

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Popular Vancouver events that are FREE!

There are many events and festivals to enjoy and it all starts this weekend as Summer is really here folks, plus the weather is playing ball too! Get out there and enjoy it as these events are FREE! CAR FREE DAYS – VANCOUVER June 20th & 21st. West End – Saturday, June 20th, Noon-6pm from…

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Welcome to Granville Island – The cultural hub of Vancouver

Granville Island is a destination that should be at the top of the list of places to experience when you are visiting our wonderful city of Vancouver. Granville Island has become one of the most well known cultural hubs of the city and it never ceases to please. It is known for its bustling Public…

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Fresh off the Cruise ship – Welcome to Davie Village and the West End.

The Cruise-ship season is now in full swing in Vancouver which means the city has a large influx of tourists coming and going from Canada Place. If you happen to be travelling to the city from a cruise we will like to tell about the local area that the Sunset Inn and Suites is situated…

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HAPPY 129th BIRTHDAY VANCOUVER!

April 6th was the official date of Vancouver’s 129th birthday. Vancouver is probably one of the most stunning cities in Canada and of course the world – it is usually rated within the top 3 most liveable cities in the world and it really is very hard to argue against this. We will like to…

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April 2015 events in Vancouver

April is a great time to visit the city in Vancouver. The city starts to warm up nicely with the colours of the plants and trees in full bloom which makes the city vividly come alive. VANCOUVER SUN RUN – APRIL 19th Now in its 31st year the Vancouver Sun Run has grown ever popular…

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Spring in Vancouver

As the rest of Canada is still locked in the deep cold of Winter, it is looking and feeling more like the end of April in Vancouver. The rains have cleared away and we anticipate that the Flowers, trees and wildlife are going to be waking up from the slumber of the long nights of…

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Vancouver Events February 2015

Here are some great events to watch out for this month. 2015 CHINESE LUNAR NEW YEAR CELEBRATIONS Thursday, February 19, 2015 – Thursday, February 19, 2015 Venue: River Rock Casino Resort Time: 7:00PM 2015 Chinese Lunar New Year Celebrations Join us for our 11th Annual Grand Lion Dance performance on Lunar New Year Day February…

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