The Natural Wonderland of British Columbia – An Urban Retreat is Waiting at the DOUGLAS


The Natural Wonderland of British Columbia:
An Urban Retreat is Waiting at the DOUGLAS

Vancouver shines in summer with special packages offered at the DOUGLAS, an Autograph Collection Hotel

Seeking a summer sojourn? Look no further than downtown Vancouver, where the DOUGLAS, an Autograph Collection Hotel beckons holidaymakers with a resort-style retreat in the centre of the city.

Summer is fast approaching and resorts are booking up fast – but who needs the Mayan Riveria when you have glittering skyscrapers, sprawling urban parks, and inlets bustling with mini-ferries and paddlers? Vancouver offers an unparalleled city-meets-nature escape, and the DOUGLAS serves as an idyllic home base – particularly with seasonal packages facilitating a memorable stay part of Parq Vancouver, a buzzy entertainment destination in the heart of downtown, the DOUGLAS is equal parts urban and outdoorsy, paying homage to the lively waterfront city where it makes its home.

Upon arrival, guests are greeted by a 25-foot replica Douglas fir tree encased in glass and a lush living wall – an on-brand welcome to the West Coast. On the sixth floor, a 30,000-square-foot park welcomes visitors into an enchanting oasis backdropped by dramatic views of the local mountains and cityscape. On the 16 and 17 floors, three sprawling suites promise every indulgence:

The Den is elegant with an edge, a social haven where a pool table, wet bar and plush round sectional encourage visitors to play and linger. Apt 108 redefines indoor-outdoor living with a sprawling patio perfect for taking advantage of the long summer nights. And The Loft is youthful and eclectic with bold, bright art setting the mood for a playful vacation.
Within the property, D/6 Bar & Lounge welcomes vacationers into an atmospheric enclave where handcrafted cocktails are served in chic surroundings. The Victor is an opulent delight, serving seasonally inspired seafood, sumptuous steaks and elevated sushi in an ornate dining room fit for royalty. There’s also the glamorous onsite casino, where table games, a dedicated poker room, high-limit salons and hundreds of slot machines vie for attention. And just outside the property’s front doors, one of the world’s most livable cities awaits, offering stylish restaurants and bars, high-end and vintage shopping, and dazzling nightlife, alongside leafy green spaces, sandy beaches and breathtaking hiking trails.

Celebrate Summer: Seasonal Packages at the DOUGLAS:

Planning a romantic tryst or a summer roadtrip? Enhance your getaway in Vancouver with special packages designed especially for you. The Date Night package includes an overnight stay, in-room breakfast for two, and $100 dining credit to enjoy a Pacific Northwest feast at The Victor. The Park & Dine package fits seamlessly into your West Coast roadtrip with an overnight stay, daily self-parking and $50 credit to D/6 Bar & Lounge, The Victor or Honey Salt.

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About The DOUGLAS, an Autograph Collection Hotel

Paying homage to the original Douglas firs that laid the foundation for Vancouver’s thriving economy, the DOUGLAS, an Autograph Collection Hotel, masterfully reconnects people and place, while seamlessly introducing nature into an elegant, urban environment. The 188 rooms and suites are attentively appointed, with careful consideration to the needs of the modern traveler. The hotel impresses with a curated collection of social spaces, including an exquisitely furnished lobby bar leading out into the elevated sixth floor park. The DOUGLAS spares no attention to detail, pairing original touchpoints from Rob Wells of creative agency Sixteen fifty with thoughtful interiors by Vincent Celano of Celano Design Studio.

Media release and images provided by Louise Stoddart, Tartan Bond.

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