Frequently Asked Questions

Do you provide internet access?
All suites are equipped with wireless internet.

Do you provide cribs/ playpens/ cots?
A limited number of cribs and playpens are available. Rental is $10.00 plus tax per night per item. We do not provide cots.

Do you have a business center?
Lord Stanley provides fax, photocopy and printing services at the front desk. Wireless internet is available in each suite.

Are there fitness facilities?
An exercise room and dry saunas are available 24 hours a day. There is no charge for our guests to use these facilities.

Is there air conditioning in the suites?
Vancouver does not typically have hot weather. We do not have central air conditioning, although each suite is equipped with its own air conditioning unit. Fans are also available upon request.

Is parking available?
Secured underground parking is available and can be arranged upon check-in. Rates are $20.00 plus tax per day or $200.00 plus tax per month; both options include in and out privileges. (rates subject to change)

Are you located in a safe area?
Lord Stanley is located in Vancouver's West End, a quiet residential area. It is safe to walk around at night although being in a large city, normal precautions should be taken.

Are restaurants and cafes nearby?
Denman and Robson Streets offer a variety of restaurants from fast food to top rated seafood restaurants, as well as ethnic specialties. You will also find your favourite coffee cafes just steps away. There's bound to be something to appeal to any palate!

What recreational amenities are nearby?
World famous Stanley Park has hiking, biking, roller blading and jogging trails, picnic areas, beaches, tennis courts and an outdoor swimming pool. Many people enjoy taking a stroll along the picturesque Seawall. Great fun can be had for children and adults. The West End Community Centre is also a few blocks away with a library, indoor skating rink, gym and recreational activities.

Are you close to public transportation?
A bus stop is located half a block from our front door. Various transit options are available depending on your destination. Our concierge can easily help you plan your route to ensure that you get to your destination in a timely and enjoyable fashion. As well, "Trip Planner" on can help you plan your own route.

Where is the nearest grocery store and what are its hours?
Safeway, a major supermarket is located two blocks away, at the corner of Robson and Denman Streets. It is open from 7:00 AM–12:00 Midnight.

Whole Foods Market which specializes in natural and organic foods, is three blocks away on Robson Street. It is open from 8:00 AM–10:00 PM.

Robson Public Market offers a variety of fresh foods i.e. fruit and vegetables, seafood, meat, and poultry. It is open from 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM.

What kinds of transportation are available from Vancouver International Airport (YVR)?

  1. Taxi is the most convenient. The fare is approximately $40.00. It is about a 30 minute ride from the airport to Lord Stanley.
  2. Public Transit. The Canada Line is Vancouver's new rapid transit rail link connecting Vancouver International Airport (YVR) to downtown Vancouver and Richmond. With the new Canada Line, it only takes 25 minutes from the airport to Waterfront Station. Then transfer onto a bus or take a taxi to our front door.
    Visit to plan your route.

How far is Lord Stanley from the US border?
It is approximately an hour drive from Lord Stanley. There are several border crossings which you can access. Our concierge can assist with directions.

How far is Lord Stanley from major Downtown attractions?

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Stanley Park 5 minute walk 1 block
Vancouver Aquarium 10 minute walk 5 minute drive/ 1.04 miles
English Bay Beaches 10 minute walk 5 blocks
Historic Gastown 30-45 minute walk 10 minute drive/2.14 miles
Chinatown 20 minutes by transit 10 minute drive/2.01 miles
Telus World of Science 10-15 minutes by transit  
Pacific Centre Mall 15-20 minute walk 10 minute drive/2.46 miles
Robson Street Shopping and Restaurants 5-20 minute walk 2-10 blocks