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Utrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed today NEW

I booked a day room at this hotel while transiting from Hawaii to Europe. After clearing immigration the hotel was easy to find. My room was booked from 8 am - 2 pm for 6-hour day use. I arrived at the reception at 7:40 am and was told the room was not ready yet. It became available only at 8:15...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a very late arriving flight and an early departure flight a few days later, so decided to stay at the Fairmont, which is an excellent hotel located INSIDE the airport. The hotel entrance is adjacent to the departure desks. This saved us on our rental car, which we did not need until the next day and could drop...

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FairmontYVR, General Manager at Fairmont Vancouver Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts regarding your recent stay. I'm so pleased to know that you loved the convenience our location provides and that you are definitely planning on returning for another stay in the future. I do regret that our louvered door design and the light control panel proved frustrating. We are currently in...

Alethriko, Cyprus
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Get a room looking at the runway if you can as its totally worth it. I had room service in the morning in bed and looked at jets landing while nibbling my toast. Very extravagant way to wake up before a flight.

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Surrey, Canada
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Used our groupon and had a wonderful time with friends. Ambiance and view was nice (except for the rainy weather outside). Staff was attentive and friendly. Our 3 tiers were delectable; my favourites would be the cardamom scone with the devonshire cream and the lemon dessert. I think 4 scones for two people were plenty though. Our food allergies were...

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hotel was good...nothing special for the price. The 2 star review is for the spa. I reserved a spa package. The person at the desk struggled to make the reservation since she kept saying she couldn't find the right "button". The package I booked was supposed to last 2 hours and 15 minutes. I was done, changed and back...

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London, England
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel is super convenient as you don't even have to leave the airport to get to reception. Easy! The rooms are really comfortable, albeit getting a little dated now. Don't love the slatted doors on the bathroom (prefer the bathroom to be 100% private) but otherwise we couldn't really fault this hotel. We used the lounge in the evening...

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Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Look for the hidden elevator to avoid the escalator with luggage if there’s no bellman around. Classy, clean lobby with at least two if not four very professional reception agents with a welcoming smile. Some of the best rooms anywhere. Great lay-out. Recently redone interior-decorator-color-scheme. Elegant subtle beige wall-paper (easy on the eye) offset with bright white touches. Impressive wall-to-wall...

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chilliwack, British Columbia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here for the first time April 2nd prior to our Monday morning flight. We travel frequently and usually use park and fly and shuttle in before a flight, but after having friends rave about their pre-trip stay at this hotel we decided to spend a bit more and try it. How wonderful to be right at the airport...

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Squamish, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great place to stay especially if you have a 6am flight out of YVR. The express check-in is fast and convenient. The rooms are fairly large and have views of the airport or Richmond. But the best feature is that it is AT the airport.

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FairmontYVR, General Manager at Fairmont Vancouver Airport, responded to this review

We are very fortunate to be able to offer our guests an amazing location inside YVR, and I am happy to know that this convenience worked very well for you. I'm glad as well that you enjoyed your express check-in and the view from your spacious guest room. Thank you for sharing your comments here on TripAdvisor and I hope...

New Brunswick, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed at this hotel during a layover while traveling. When I fist checked into the hotel I thought my king room was very well decorated and quite spacious. I was happy to have a nice quiet place to relax while waiting for my next flight early the next morning. This unfortunately did not remain the case. Whomever was in...

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FairmontYVR, General Manager at Fairmont Vancouver Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give your feedback regarding your stay. Please accept my sincere apologies that your sleep was disturbed by excessive noise from a neighboring guest room. While I am happy to know that you could sleep in your new guest room, I can certainly imagine how frustrating this must have been, especially given your early...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Fairmont Vancouver Airport hotel is the only soundproofed, luxury hotel and spa conveniently located within Vancouver's International Airport (YVR). Situated directly above the US departures terminal only a two-minute stroll from the luggage carousels. Sleep in luxury right above your gate and avoid shuttles. This AAA / CAA 4-diamond airport hotel features:- an extensive Health Club and Spa- soundproofed guestrooms- breathtaking floor-to-ceiling views- day use roomsThe Fairmont Vancouver Airport hotel's award-winning, signature restaurant, GlobeYVR Restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week.Wireless Internet Access is available in all of our guest rooms and is complimentary for Fairmont President's Club members, free to join. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fairmont Vancouver Airport

Address: 3111 Grant McConachie Way | PO Box 23798, Richmond, British Columbia V7B 0A6, Canada
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Richmond
Price Range: $299 - $575 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Fairmont Vancouver Airport 4*
Number of rooms: 392
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Also Known As:
Fairmont Vancouver Airport Hotel Richmond
Fairmont Hotel Richmond
Fairmont Hotel Vancouver Airport
Fairmont Richmond
The Fairmont Vancouver Airport
Vancouver Airport Fairmont Hotel
Richmond Fairmont
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#1 Family Hotel in Richmond
#1 Romantic Hotel in Richmond
#1 Luxury Hotel in Richmond
#1 Green Hotel in Richmond
#1 Business Hotel in Richmond
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“Room on a high floor with the runway below”
alethabarrow, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Overlook the terminal, fascinating”
GCHHawaii, 28 Apr 2017 | Read review
“North facing rooms will have a view of the mountains and terminal while the south facing will have a view across the parking lot and runway.”
ddub23, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Our room faced the airport which was interesting....”
katjea, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Facing the airfield was remarkably quiet and had nice mountain views.”
cvillediner, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
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