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New hotel amenities and comforts!

Hotel Services, News  |  04.14.2015  |  

New amenities at The Burrard
We know that there are a lot of things our guests love about The Burrard – free wifi and North American phone calls, Nespresso machines in every room, premium cable and movie channels… we could go on. But there’s always room for improvement! You told us what else you’d like to see in our great value downtown Vancouver hotel rooms AND WE LISTENED. So we’re happy to announce a whole slew of new Burrard Hotel amenities and comforts.

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Media Coverage: Modern retro hotels on Skift.com

News  |  04.07.2015  |  

The Burrard - modern retro hotels in downtown Vancouver
We think The Burrard is a modern retro hotel one-off, but it’s also part of a real trend. Take a trip to Portland, Miami or Palm Spring, and you’ll find former motel properties that have been lovingly renovated and re-styled into cool little boutique hotels, big on value and character, and oozing mid-century modern charm. The Burrard is proud to stand alongside funky accommodation options like Victoria’s Hotel Zed, Portland’s Jupiter Hotel, and Miami’s Vagabond.

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Media Coverage: Refinery29.com calls us a good value Vancouver hotel!

News  |  03.10.2015  |  

The Burrard - good value Vancouver hotel
We love it when people make a fuss about The Burrard being a good value Vancouver hotel. Not because we are a budget backpacker hostel, but because we love proving that a downtown location, stylish retro-modern guestrooms, free wifi, an awesome hidden courtyard, and amenities like espresso machines in every room can be had without breaking the bank!

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Media Coverage: Seattle Refined Post on The Burrard

News  |  03.03.2015  |  

Seattle Refined post on The Burrard - Vancouver Hotel
Being just a quick three-hour jaunt up the I-5, Vancouver sees a lot of awesome visitors from Seattle. Our two cities have this unspoken understanding, like, “Yeah, it rains here, and you’re all obsessed with coffee and technical fleece. We get it. No need for the apology.” Among our many recent Seattleite guests was Jenny Kuglin, a writer for KOMO News’ website, as well as their travel and lifestyle section, SeattleRefined.com.

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Media Coverage: Todd Talbot shoot

News  |  02.03.2015  |  

Todd Talbot at The Burrard - photo by mchenphotos.com
As you know, we love to show off our mid-century modern style and retro guestrooms to anyone who shows even a vague interest. And all that grooviness and our downtown Vancouver location often attracts the eye of some of Vancouver’s best photographers who see the potential of The Burrard as a backdrop for their next photo shoot. The latest of these photographers was Matthew Chen who was looking for a location as handsome as dapper dude, Todd Talbot.

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