Area & Activities

Nestled between fashionable boutique shopping in Gastown and diverse dining in Yaletown, the hotel boasts a desirable location along the False Creek seawall with immediate access to walking paths, cycling, paddle boarding, kayaking, and sailing.

Chinatown beckons with an alluring culinary scene and inspirational cultural gardens, the downtown business district is conveniently close by, while at night the energetic pulse of the entertainment district comes to life at BC Place, Queen Elizabeth Theatre and Rogers Arena.

A central location tucked in Parq Vancouver resort places JW Marriott Parq Vancouver within walking distance of Vancouver’s most unique and enriching experiences.

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Linger Longer at the JW Marriott Parq Vancouver

Stay 3 nights including a Sunday and receive Half Off Sunday. Linger a little longer and extend your stay to take time to experience all Vancouver has to offer.

Elevated Gaming

Access to Parq Vancouver’s 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.

Family and Children's Activities

2.4 miles

Granville Island Water Park

Phone: +1 604-257-8195

Summer season 2017 - Full waterpark open 7 days a week June 26-September 4

21.3 miles

Fun World Family Playcentre

Phone: +1 604-588-2427

Indoor playground in Surrey, BC with attractions and activities for toddlers to teens.

0.3 miles

Stand Up Paddle Boarding

Phone: +1 604-736-5155

Enjoy Stand-Up Paddleboarding from Granville Island.

Fee: 20.00 CAD

0.8 miles

Science World at TELUS World of Science

Interactive science displays & films for kids from toddlers to early teens, inside a geodesic dome.

Area & Activity Highlights

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.

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.

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.


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.

Local Attractions

Stanley Park

1.4 miles N from hotel

Granville Island

1661 Duranleau Street

1.5 miles SW from hotel


0.1 miles from hotel

English Bay

1.4 miles NW from hotel

Grouse Mountain

6400 Nancy Greene Way

5.5 miles N from hotel


0.7 miles E from hotel

David Lam Park

1300 Pacific Boulevard

0.6 miles from hotel

Gastown - Steam Clock

305 Water St

0.9 miles N from hotel

Fitness Nearby

0.1 miles

Barre Fitness

  • Fitness classes: Fee

Swimming Nearby

0.9 miles

Sunset Beach

1.1 miles

English Bay Beach

1.2 miles

Kitsilano Beach

Area Sightseeing

Vancouver Classic Panorama

Aerial view of the city and surrounding parks

Harbour Air Seaplanes

Phone: +1 800-665-0212

Peak & Canyon Tour

Capilano Suspension Bridge Park & Grouse Mountain

Landsea Tours

Phone: +1 604-255-7272

Vancouver City Highlights Tour

Stanley Park, Granville Island, Vancouver Lookout

Landsea Tours

Phone: +1 604-255-7272

More Activities

Biking trail (0.1 miles) Bowling (0.2 miles) Jet-skiing (0.3 miles) Kayaking (0.3 miles) Snow skiing (10.6 miles) Snow skiing (9.3 miles) Snow skiing (47.2 miles) Tennis (0.7 miles)