Horseshoe Bay Vacations
Many of Vancouver’s most popular attractions are within easy reach of Horseshoe Bay, so it is a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Two sights that should be on every visitor’s itinerary is the fascinating Cypress Mountain and the ever-popular Museum of Anthropology. And if your schedule allows, be sure to visit the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts and the Lion's Gate Bridge.
Holiday makers in Horseshoe Bay, interested in finding out what makes the area tick, should make tracks to the cultural attractions nearby. Discover the museums and galleries of Vancouver Museum, the H.R. MacMillan Space Centre and the Vancouver Maritime Museum.
If you are travelling with kids, give them a chance to let off some steam at the child-friendly attractions nearby. Take photos, admire the exhibits and learn about animal biodiversity at Vancouver Aquarium.
If the weather is good get outdoors and appreciate the nearby parks and reserves. Leave the busy streets behind and enjoy the sounds of children playing in tranquil places such as Stanley Park and the Nitobe Memorial Garden. Stretch your legs and head to one of the local beaches, such as Sunset Beach, Wreck Beach and Kitsilano Beach.
Some of Vancouver's best attractions are in Horseshoe Bay, including Olympic Cauldron, the Marine Building and the English Bay Inukshuk. See some religious sites such as the Christ Church Cathedral. Breathe in the atmosphere and get an appreciation of the religious history of the area.
You’ll find great greens and friendly locals at the University Golf Club. Grab your favorite club and tee off.
If you love to ski, grab your googles, scarf and skis and head to Grouse Mountain for the best slopes around Horseshoe Bay.
At the end of a long day taking in the sights around Horseshoe Bay, stay the night in one of the area’s popular bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. The Sutton Place Hotel - Vancouver, the Empire Landmark Hotel and the Century Plaza Hotel & Spa are among the many great places to stay around here.