Located at the centre of downtown Vancouver’s four cultural corners, the DOUGLAS immerses guests in the local vibe of Yaletown, Gastown, Chinatown and Olympic Village. A desirable waterside location next to False Creek creates a balanced dialogue of nature and city. False Creek draws locals and visitors with walks and bike rides along the seawall or a paddle and sail along the coastline. The anchor hotel to the Vancouver Canucks, the DOUGLAS is the place to start your night of sporting fun at Rogers Arena or concert entertainment at BC Place Stadium, with a prime location within the hub of Parq Vancouver resort.

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Enjoy half off Sundays at the DOUGLAS
Extend your weekend or start the week early and experience all Vancouver has to offer just a short stroll from the DOUGLAS. Stay 3 nights including a Sunday and receive Half Off Sunday.
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Spa by JW

Spa by JW

Indulge in luxury at Spa by JW and escape the energy of Parq Vancouver. Located on the 17th floor of our sister property, JW Marriott Parq Vancouver, the spa offers locally sourced holistic products and a large selection of treatments such as massages.

Fitness Center

Fitness Center

Enjoy a workout in our modern fitness studio located at the DOUGLAS

Spa at JW - Aqua Lounge



Located at the Spa by JW

Healing, Restoration and Rejuvenation

Located on the 17th floor of JW Marriott Parq Vancouver, the space includes a 4,240-square-foot fitness studio, an Aqua Lounge terrace with a whirlpool, a manicure and pedicure bar, and steam rooms. Treatments are holistic and natural, centered around four distinctive results and benefits: Calm, Indulge, Invigorate and Renew.

Spa by JW - Couples Treatment Room

Aqua Lounge

After visitors replenish their spirits in Spa by JW they are welcome to relax in the outdoor Aqua Lounge terrace where breathtaking views offer an intimate connection with Vancouver’s natural beauty. The Aqua Lounge encourages rest and rejuvenation with a relaxing hydrotherapy tub, yoga space and chaise lounges.

Express Treatments

Knowing your time is valuable, we offer express spa treatments as a simple indulgence. Delight in a luxurious express chair massage enhanced with advance software for meditation and relaxation, or pamper yourself with an indulgent hand treatment.

Body Treatments

Set your body on a journey with an infused bamboo exfoliation followed by a body wrap of Douglas blended gels, oils and lotion. Then relax as a Shiatsu foot massage encourages the release of toxins. Our full body treatment is completed with Thai compressions and stretches.

Facial Treatments

Simplicity and clarity are among the defining elements of our facial treatments. Our specialties include therapies to stimulate cell renewal, recapture a youthful complexion, purify every pore or provide an overall deep cleanse. Visit with one of our skin care specialists for a facial treatment designed for your specific needs.

Manicure & Pedicure

Add the finishing touches to your hands and feet with our professional manicure and pedicure services.


Waxing services are also available. Please check with our spa curator for detailed options.

English Bay Beach

English Bay beach is popular for swimming and watching the sunset. Set against the Vancouver seawall downtown beach offers beautiful views of the Pacific Ocean.

Stanley Park

Take a stroll through Vancouver’s beautiful 1,001-acre Stanley Park located in Vancouver’s West End, surrounded by the waters of Vancouver Harbour and English Bay.


Established in 1886, Vancouver’s Chinatown is a beautiful cultural historic neighbourhood featuring Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden, the Vancouver Chinatown Millennium Gate, and many historical buildings.


Gastown is Vancouver’s oldest neighborhood, filled with historic charm. Stroll between the many art galleries, fashionable stores and restaurants and lounges.

Olympic Village

Built for the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games, Olympic Village features some of Vancouver’s best Craft Breweries.

Rooftop Park

The heart of Parq Vancouver is its one-of-a-kind, 30,000 square foot, sixth floor park. This elevated green space rises to greet Vancouver’s natural skyline, with hundreds of native pines and local flora offsetting Parq Vancouver’s carbon footprint and welcoming people to connect with one another.

Parq Terrace


Join the locals for a run or stroll along the seawall, taking in Vancouver’s water views and getting some fresh west coast breeze.

Grouse Mountain

Feel alive as you experience the best of British Columbia and views that will take your breath away. Take a 2.9KM hike across mountainous terrain at the Grouse Grind or select from an array of adventurous activities highlighting the beautiful West Coast.

Capilano Suspension Bridge

The Capilano Suspension Bridge is a true west coast rainforest experience, with a thrilling suspension bridge hanging 230 feet above the rushing river below. Explore the nearby forests and Douglas fir trees at this family friendly attraction.


From skiing to mountain biking, Whistler is the perfect place to explore your adventurous side. As one of North Americas largest ski resorts, Whistler offers a beautiful chalet-style pedestrian village great for a day outside of the city. Don’t miss the Peak to Peak Gondola ride for an unforgettable experience.

Landsea Tours and Adventures

Landsea Tours and Adventures provides half-day and full-day excursions around Vancouver, Victoria, Whistler, Sea to Sky and North Shore.

Granville Island Foodie Tours

Only a 10 minute drive away or easily accessible by bike or boat, discover local artistry and fresh produce at the Granville Island Public Market. Taste your way through Granville Island Public Market on a small-group, gourmet walking tour that's a great introduction to Vancouver food and wine.

Elevated Gaming

Our 72,000 square-foot world class gaming facility features the latest advancements in gaming in a contemporary and natural light-infused environment, as well as private salons for patrons who enjoy a more discreet gaming experience.

Kids Market at Granville Island

Explore the Kids Market located on Granville Island for an afternoon of indoor or outdoor play. Situated in a 100 year old factory, the Kids Market includes interactive areas and over 25 shops for toys, dress-up, games, books and more.

The Aqua Bus

The Aquabus provides frequent, daily, passenger ferry service to all major destinations in False Creek.

False Creek Ferries

Take a cruise through the scenic urban waters of False Creek, with False Creek's original ferry company.

Science World at TELUS World of Science

Inspire young minds with interactive, hands-on science displays and films for kids from toddlers to early teens. Accessible from along the seawall, Science World is located inside a geodesic dome and includes an OMNIMAX Theater.

Vancouver Aquarium

Canada’s largest aquarium and home to over 70,000 creatures, a visit to the Vancouver Aquarium in Stanley Park will immerse you in the region’s marine life.


Yaletown neighbourhood is sought after for its stylish atmosphere featuring alfresco dining and boutique shopping among brick sidewalks and friendly dog parks.

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