Hotel Package


Are you planning on visiting Vancouver and VIFF?

Or perhaps inviting your friends from around the world to visit and enjoy one of the best and friendliest film festivals in one of the most beautiful cities anywhere, we have a deal for you!

Many excellent hotels at a range of price points are offering special packages for VIFF audiences. Please note:  Information contained in this document was accurate at time of publishing and is subject to change.

The Sutton Place Hotel – Festival Host Hotel – 4.5 STAR

845 Burrard Street (at Robson Street)

Toll Free Reservations 1-866-3-SUTTON (1-866-378-8866)  Tel: 604-682-5511   Fax 604-682-5513

Contact the Sutton Place reservations for best available rates.

The Sutton Place is our host hotel where most Festival & Industry Conference guests will stay, and where you'll find our Hospitality Suite, Guest Services and Media Centre. The Sutton Place is located in the heart of the city, just steps from the arts and entertainment districts, and within easy walking distance of the chic boutiques on Robson Street - one of Canada's most popular shopping areas.

Few hotels can rival the elegance, European charm and hospitality of The Sutton Place Hotel. Luxury abounds at this 4-diamond rated property, from the lavishly appointed guest rooms and conference facilities to the innovative Pacific Northwest cuisine and complete beauty & fitness centre at Vida Spa. The Sutton Place Hotel is a perennial Condé Nast Traveler Gold List favourite and one of Travel & Leisure’s Top 500 list.

All guests may take advantage of 10-35% discounts at selected local retailers as part of the Sutton Shopper Program. All rooms are equipped with 27” flat-screen TVs with web TV and DVD/CD players. Other amenities include complimentary tea & coffee in all rooms, in-room safes, plush bathrobes, hair dryers and umbrellas. In-room wireless internet access is complimentary for guests of the Film Festival (regularly $15/day). Internet access is also available 24 hours/day at the business center kiosk for $21/hour. Several other round-the-clock services are available, including room service, parking at $29.15/night (plus taxes) and concierge services. The Sutton Place Hotel is a completely non-smoking facility and is also pet-friendly, but please note that there is a one-time pet fee of $40.

The Blue Horizon Hotel - 3 STAR

1225 Robson Street

Vancouver, BC V6E 1C3

Toll-free: 1-800-663-1333      Tel: 1-604-688-1411      Fax: 1-604-688-4461

Festival Rates – Rate Code #314

September 26 to September 30, 2014

  • Superior room with one queen bed: $144 + 15% tax (single or double)
  • Superior room with two queen bed: $154+ 15% tax (single or double; $15/night for 3rd adult occupant)

October 1 to October 12, 2014:

  • Superior room with one queen bed: $90 + 15% tax (single or double)
  • Superior room with two queen bed: $100 + 15% tax (single or double; $15/night for 3rd adult occupant)

Just a 5-minute walk from our host hotel, the Blue Horizon is a 31-storey tower with 214 beautifully appointed corner rooms with private balconies, many with spectacular views of the city, Stanley Park, English Bay and the mountains. All guest rooms include complimentary Wi-Fi, fridge, Keurig coffee maker, large in-room safe, voice messaging, large flat screen TV, On Command movies, ironing board, iron, hair dryer and bathrobes. The indoor aquatic center includes a swimming pool, sauna, Jacuzzi, treadmills and exercise bike. Our new lobby restaurant ABODE is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and the sidewalk patio on Robson Street is great for people-watching. Parking is available for $17/day with in & out privileges. Business centre in the lobby is complimentary. The Blue Horizon is a 100% non-smoking. 

Comfort Inn Hotel - 3 STAR

654 Nelson Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada, V6B 6K4

Phone: (604) 605-4333   Fax: (604) 605-4334

Festival Rates – Rate Code: 1820007

September 25 – October 10, 2014

From $99 per night + 16.5% tax 

The Comfort Inn® Downtown is a newly renovated boutique-style hotel situated in the heart of Vancouver's entertainment district. This 100 percent smoke-free and eco-friendly heritage building blends the contemporary designs and warmth among vibrant colors and décor. All rooms include free safes, pillow-top mattresses, flat-screen televisions with high-definition cable programming, motion sensor climate control and air conditioning, work desks, wake-up service, coffee makers, irons, ironing boards and hair dryers. Some rooms include refrigerators, fireplaces and hot tubs.

Georgian Court Hotel – 4 STAR

773 Beatty Street (at Robson Street)

Vancouver, BC V6B 2M4

Reservations:  (604) 682-5555 or

Festival Rates – Rate code FILM2014

September 25 – October 10, 2014

$149 per night + 15% tax

The Georgian Court Hotel is situated in downtown Vancouver. 

All hotel guestrooms and suites include daily bottled mineral water, Aveda bath amenities, yoga mats and cordless speaker phones.

At the Georgian Court Hotel you will enjoy 24-hour business center, 24-hour fitness center, whirlpool, steam room, complimentary downtown Vancouver drop-off shuttle service, complimentary Wi-Fi Internet access throughout the Hotel and complimentary bicycle rentals.

Opus Hotel – 4 STAR

322 Davie Street,

Vancouver, BC, V6B 5Z6

Reservations:  1-(866)642-6787 or

Festival Rates – Rate code STAGE_VIFF

September 25 – October 10, 2014

$174 - $196 per night (date dependent) + 16.5% tax

The only boutique hotel in Vancouver to receive the coveted Forbes Four-Star rating in 2014 and named “Top 5 Trendiest Hotels In the World” by TripAdvisor, OPUS is more than somewhere to stay, it is somewhere to be.  With striking design, personality plus, and a fabulous location in the heart of vibrant Yaletown in downtown Vancouver, we are the hotel of choice for savvy travelers who like their lodgings with a little more flavor.  Perfectly situated just blocks from the cruise ship terminal, adjacent to the seawall and surrounded by the city’s best restaurants and lounges, we’re perched in the best location in Vancouver.  Our dedicated, talented staff offers warm, world-class service that persuades guests to return again and again.

Quality Hotel – 3 STAR

1335 Howe St.

Vancouver, BC, V6Z 1R7

Reservations:  1-800-663-8474 or

Festival Rates – Rate Code: 1817797

September 25 – October 10, 2014

$109 per night + 16.5% tax

The Quality Hotel® Downtown is a Vancouver hotel, situated in the heart of the downtown Vancouver area.  The hotel offers free wireless high-speed Internet access. Business travelers will also appreciate the meeting facilities and catering services. 

Pets are welcome; additional fees apply. An outdoor pool is located on the premises and guests are invited to take advantage of free access to Fitness World.  All hotel rooms at this 100 percent non-smoking hotel offer coffee makers, irons, ironing boards and cable television with pay-per-view movies. Rooms with refrigerators are available. Some rooms have kitchenettes; additional charge applies.  Gated underground parking is available. Guests have access to a babysitting list, newsstand, currency exchange, guest laundry facility and car rentals.

Rosewood Hotel Georgia - 5 STAR

801 West 801 West Georgia St.

Vancouver, BC, Canada, V6C 1P7

Reservations: 888 ROSEWOOD (888 767 3966)

Festival Rates – Rate code VIFFSTAGE

September 25 – October 10, 2014

$245 per night + 16.5% tax

Following its debut in the Roaring ’2 0 s, the legendary Hotel Georgia came to be known as Vancouver’s most historic and elegant retreat. When it first welcomed guests in 1927, the hotel brought unheard of luxuries to the young city of Vancouver and Canada’s West Coast.

With its re-launch in 2011 as Rosewood Hotel Georgia, the fully restored property has been returned to its former grandeur with additional elegance afforded by extensive amenities and the impeccable service of Rosewood Hotels & Resorts® — an unmatched combination of legacy and luxury.

The hotel has 4 restaurants, an indoor pool, full service spa and a bar/lounge.

Room amenities include flat-screen televisions, beds with pillow top mattresses, complimentary wireless internet access and high-speed wired internet access.

Sandman Hotel Vancouver City Centre – 3 STAR 

180 West Georgia Street

Vancouver, BC, V6B 4P4

Reservations:  (604) 276-1160

Festival Rates – Rate code:  768869

September 25 – October 10, 2014

$129 per night + 16.5% tax

Centrally located, this downtown hotel is within walking distance of Vancouver’s famous shopping street, Robson Street, as well as historic Gastown and trendy Yaletown.

The Sandman Hotel Vancouver City Centre has everything to make your stay comfortable and cosy: an indoor pool, business centre, fitness centre, Moxie’s Grill & Bar, and Shark Club Bar & Grill.

Sandman Suites on Davie – 3.5 STAR

160 Davie Street (Between Bute & Thurlow) 

Vancouver, BC V6E 1N1

Toll-free: 1-877-681-7263 Tel: 1- 604-681-7263 Fax: 1- 604-669-8284 

Festival Rates - Group code #271146 

September 26 - October 12th (based on availability at the time of booking) 

City view suite Private 1bedroom full kitchen: $129 per night + 16.5% taxes (single or double; $20/night for 3rd occupant) 

Ocean view suite Private 1bedroom full kitchen: $149 per night + 16.5% taxes = $173.59 (single or double; $20/night for 3rd occupant) 

Sandman Suites on Davie is a full-service hotel situated in Vancouver’s Popular West End in the heart of Davie Village, minutes from English Bay Beach and Stanley Park. At our doorstep you will find Starbucks Coffee, Cobs Bread Bakery, Kin’s Vegetable and Fruit Market, Moxie’s Classic Grill and pHresh Day Spa. You’re a short walk to most Film Festival venues and many Vancouver attractions as well as numerous shops, restaurants and nightlife. Each luxurious one-bedroom suite features beautiful cherry wood kitchens, modern living rooms with complimentary high speed internet access, in-suite laundry and balconies with spectacular views of either English Bay or Vancouver's city lights. Additional amenities include a state-of-the-art fitness centre, a garden terrace featuring an outdoor swimming pool and secure underground parking. Pet-friendly suites $20/per day or $100/per week fees apply. Parking $20.00 per day.  

St Regis Hotel – 3.5 STAR

602 Dunsmuir Street

Vancouver, BC, V6B 1Y6

Reservations:  (6040 681-1135 or

Festival Rates – Rate code:  STAGEFILM

September 25 – October 10, 2014

$169 per night + 15% tax

Includes free hot breakfast

Located in the centre of downtown Vancouver, the St. Regis Hotel offers award-winning service and refined boutique hotel accommodations.  The St. Regis was recently renovated bringing this beautiful heritage building up to the highest level of modern comfort and finish.

The St. Regis all-inclusive room rates include complimentary full breakfast, high-speed internet, free local and worldwide long distance, Fiji bottled water, Steve Nash Sports Club passes and business centre access.

The Sylvia Hotel - 3 STAR

1154 Gilford Street (on English Bay)

1-604-681-9321 or email

Festival Rates: Please quote VIFF to receive Festival Rates

Single Queen room: $125.00 + 16.5% tax (single or double)

Double Queen room: $145.00 + 16.5% tax (single or double; $15/night for 3rd occupant)

Vancouver’s only beach-side hotel, the Sylvia Hotel was built in 1912 and is a designated heritage building.  The Sylvia Hotel and its restaurant/lounge overlook beautiful English Bay and the Stanley Park Seawall.  Located 10 blocks from our host hotel, the property is a short walk to Stanley Park and just a block from the corner of Denman and Davie Streets where you’ll find no shortage of restaurants, boutiques and coffee shops.  The Sylvia Hotel is definitely one of Vancouver’s best kept secrets.  The old-fashioned character and friendly service gives travelers a home away from home.  The hotel offers complimentary wireless internet, is fully non-smoking and loves welcoming pets (at no charge).  Parking is $15.00 per night

VIFF Guests

If you are a film industry professional or are associated with a film screening in the VIFF 2014 program, and would like to stay at VIFF’s Official Host Hotel, The Sutton Place Hotel Vancouver, please fill out our accreditation application.