Eva's Guidebook

I moved back to Vancouver with my family after having lived in Winnipeg, Edmonton, N.Y.C., Seattle, and Strasbourg France. I enjoy adventure travel, hiking, skiing, art and architecture. When I am ... read more

Things to do in Vancouver

791 local Airbnb hosts recommend

An emerald jewel set between the sea ,city and mountains. Old growth trees, bike trails, the sea wall, aquarium, totem poles, swimming pools,beaches, tennis courts, playgrounds, outdoor splash zone... read more

613 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Granville Island was formally part of an industrial area with lumber mills, machine shops, boat works,Concrete Plant,Marina, etc. It has evolved into a year round place for a food market, a place o... read more

329 local Airbnb hosts recommend

It is the main art gallery housing a cross section of local and international artists.

229 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Take the 15 minute gondola ride to the top of Grouse Mountain and enjoy the premiere views of the coast from the north shore, downtown, the Gulf islands, Vancouver Island and beyond. There are num... read more

155 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A bustling restaurant near the hockey arena and BC Place stadium on the edge of Gastown. Hundreds of Belgian Beers, a great wine list and wonderful food. Lamb Tagine! The Mussels!

142 local Airbnb hosts recommend

It has a superb collection of Aboriginal art from earliest times to the present housed in a building designed by the "Staritech" Arthur Erikson. Totem poles can be seen next to a stunning backdrop... read more

225 local Airbnb hosts recommend

An amazing collection of marine exhibits from the west coast of Canada.

78 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A big restaurant that somehow seems cozy. Stellar seafood dishes, wonderful wines, great discreet,service. Special occasion place.


Miku Restaurant

Food SceneRestaurants
$$$· 1055 West Hastings Street·Map·Hours·Website·

66 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Sushi. Awesome. That's it! Right downtown Vancouver near the cruise ship terminal.

48 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A terrific little restaurant in the West End serving Spanish Tapas and beverages.

71 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Close to our Airbnb. From Anthropologie, to Zara...many places in-between. Eddie Bauer, Birks, Aritzia,Kate Spade,Michael Kors, Sarah Pacini, Oska, Whole Foods,Indigo Books, Lululemon...

20 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A great local West End place serving Italian food. Friendly staff.


The Salmon House

Food SceneRestaurants
$$$· 2229 Folkestone Way·Map·Hours·Website·

15 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Stunning views from the top of West Vancouver. Seafood is tops here along with the pleasant service. 15 minute drive from our Airbnb.

15 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The best pies and breads! A place for coffee and lunch as well.

9 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Excellent coffees, baking and early hot breakfast on the waterfront.

9 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A jewel box of a gallery in the heart of downtown; displaying the work of the Iconic west coast artist Bill Reid. ( If you arrived by air....you would pass his amazing sculpture, "The Spirit of Hai... read more

5 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The best sushi restaurant in West Vancouver! Pricey, but great for a special night. 10 minute drive from the Airbnb.

2 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Beautifully appointed and delicious restaurant serving Indian food. Close by.