Vancouver is a big city and one of the challenges for visitors here is where to decide to stay. Fortunately, there are many different neighborhoods that are most accommodating to the tourists and travelers. Within these neighborhoods, there is a variety of different types of accommodation that can be chosen from.
The Downtown Core
If you want to be right in the hub of the activity of Vancouver then you’re going to want to stay in the downtown core. Here there is a selection of hotels ranging from boutique styles all the way up to luxury hotels. They are a good choice for either the business traveler or the family vacationers.
Gastown, Railtown and Chinatown
These are three areas within close proximity that are often a favorite for young couples that are staying in Vancouver as it is considered to be a professional area that is trendy and always has something on the go. Here accommodation varies and there will be no difficulty finding what one needs and wants.
If you are planning on using public transit as your mode of transportation in Vancouver then you are going to want to pick a neighborhood that is near the Sky train station which is very similar to a subway station. For an extra treat when it comes to travel be sure to take a trip on the sea bus. This is the ferry that will take the public between the North Vancouver and downtown Vancouver areas.
Professionals that may be in Vancouver on business may prefer to stay in Yale town if they are going to have some downtime for themselves. It is a little pricier area to stay in while in Vancouver but there is a lot of places to go to for some socializing after a hectic day.