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Ideal downtown locale

Overlooking Pacific Centre mall, this downtown Vancouver luxury hotel is 2 blocks from Robson Street's chic shops, 3 blocks from the theater district, and 7 blocks from Gastown.

Acclaimed restaurant

Guests of the Metropolitan Hotel can relax around the indoor atrium pool, exercise in the fitness center, or dine at the elegant Diva at the Met, an acclaimed restaurant featuring Northwestern specialties.

Luxurious amenities

Metropolitan Hotel's 197 guestrooms feature contemporary furnishings, down duvets, marble bathrooms, free toiletries, minibars, flat-panel TVs, and free wired and wireless Internet access.

Metropolitan Hotel Vancouver

645 Howe St. Vancouver BC V6C 2Y9

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Built under the guidance of a Feng Shui master—Foo dogs guard the entrance—the 18-story Metropolitan is an intimate boutique hotel with a keen interest in privacy and security, much appreciated by business and film-industry guests. Families like the kid-friendly attitude that includes delivery of milk and cookies to guestrooms.

This downtown Vancouver hotel is ideally situated in the center of Vancouver's business district, across from Pacific Centre Mall, 2 blocks from Robson Street's chic shops, 3 blocks from the theater district, and 7 blocks from Gastown. A Canada Line station a half-block away offers easy access to Vancouver International Airport.

The hotel is approximately an hour via public transit from Grouse Mountain, offering skiing in the winter and ziplining in the summer. Other nearby activities include jogging, ice skating, and boat cruises.

The hotel features a business center, secretarial services, and extensive meeting facilities. Wired and wireless Internet access are complimentary.

This is a smoke-free property.

  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 83959 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Express check-out 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Restaurant 
  • Business center 
  • Ski storage 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of floors - 18 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 197 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Computer station 
  • Free WiFi 
  • One meeting room 
  • Express check-in 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Sauna 
  • Spa tub 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Video-game console 
  • Pay movies 
  • Desk 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Free toiletries 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Diva at the Met - The hotel's award-winning restaurant has a 600-entry wine list. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, it specializes in contemporary Canadian cuisine using fresh, seasonal regional ingredients. Longtime menu favorites include wild sockeye salmon, smoked Alaskan sablefish, and cinnamon-smoked duck. Decor is elegant—marble and original art abound—but guests are welcome to come as they are.

Nearby Things to Do

In addition to its own health and recreation facilities, which include a fitness center, squash court, and 40-foot indoor pool and spa, hotel staff can arrange excursions to some of the region's finest golf courses, including Westwood Plateau and Furry Creek on the Sea to Sky Highway. Running trails are nearby and the concierge can arrange for bike rentals. The start of the Vancouver seawall, a 19-km (12-mile) paved pedestrian pathway, is 4 blocks from the hotel. The hotel is approximately an hour on public transit from Grouse Mountain, where guests can enjoy winter sports and ziplining during warmer months.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Snowboarding nearby 
  • Snowshoeing nearby 
  • Downhill skiing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Racquetball/squash on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Spa Services

  • Massages 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 19

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 18 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for CAD 30 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of CAD 30 per accommodation, per stay, plus a deposit of CAD 30.00 per stay
  • Specific rooms only
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Parking height restrictions apply


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: CAD 16 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: CAD 40.66 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: CAD 40.66 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet deposit: CAD 30.00 per stay
  • Pet fee: CAD 30 per accommodation, per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: CAD 30 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Up to 2 children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key Eco-Rating Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

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