Vancouver Airport Marriott
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We started out our day today with breakfast at McDonalds just down the street. Then, after a quick stop at the hotel to pick up a few forgotton items, we headed toward Downtown Vancouver.
We drove past the city and on to Capilano park to explore the Rainforest. The park is built on a hill in beautiful wooded area just outside Vancouver. …
We left Whistler later than we should have as we arrived back in Vancouver and got to the hotel too late to order room service for dinner. We left early and flew the entire day to get back east.
... and doesn't have much room for chatting to our waiters. They were friendly enough and we didn't have any issues with them at all. The difference between the food in the dining room and buffet is as you would expect - remarkably different. You get a menu that you can choose from the normal every day menu or the daily menu where it is different each day. We all tried something different so it was quite good. The buffet on the other hand is rather bland, ...
Today is our last day. Disembarkation was, as I expected, a bit tedious. We had pre-booked a shuttle bus transfer to Vancouver airport which, with the benefit of hindsight was a mistake. We could have taken a taxi to the airport for less or a sky train for less than that! Instead, we spent an unnecessary couple of hours being herded into lines for an overloaded shuttle bus bay. Still, having got rid of our bags at the airport left luggage check-in, we spent the afternoon ...
Early start to our day, 4:15 a.m. first alarm goes off. Second one at 4:30 and then the showers begin. Out the door by 5:00 a.m. for our flight to Sydney at 7:00. We had a short layover with our flight leaving Sydney for Vancouver at 10:30. Funny thing about cross Pacific travel because it is almost like time traveling! We left Sydney at 10:30 a.m. but we arrived at Vancouver at 7:30 a.m.! Pretty crazy I say. Because we were basically travelling during Australia's daytime it was hard ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility