Nestled between blue ocean waters and glorious snow-capped mountains, Vancouver is a great spot for an exciting British Columbia vacation. The city is a major destination for shopping, dining and culture, not just for Canadians, but also for visitors from around the world. With the many miles of city waterfront and the proximity to mountain and ocean activities, the large city of Vancouver is surprisingly outdoorsy. Deciding where to stay across Vancouver's attractive neighborhoods can be difficult. Here is a selection of great areas to book a hotel in. From gleaming high-rises to cozy neighborhood accommodations, visitors are spoiled for choice.