Vancouver, a buzzing west coast seaport in British Columbia, is amongst Canada’s most populous and ethnically diverse cities. Nominated as one of the best places to live in North America (and the world) in Mercer’s 2016 Quality of Living survey; Vancouver offers travelers the world-class amenities of a fast-paced and sophisticated city. Just like the chic people of Vancouver, these sophisticated and minimalistic HomeAway and Vrbo vacation rentals will impress anyone who visits the cool city:
This airy condo is located at the core of downtown, a short walking distance from Gastown, Yaletown, and the waterfront. This classy and elegant living space is decked with white and gold, with the warm chandeliers and potted plants giving it a classy and relaxing vibe. With gleaming hard floors and floor-to-ceiling windows, this modern space is curated and decorated in a way you will never want to leave. Make yourself at home with this sparkling clean and well equipped kitchen. Who needs a sleeping partner when you have the chance to sleep beside the city and enjoy great views? The low hum of the traffic will rock you to sleep before you even notice it. Take a cool and refreshing shower or a long gentle soak in the bathtub, the choice is yours! If going to the gym is part of your daily routine, you have one to visit anytime you want! Have a barbecue party down below! Grill some sausages and chicken wings and chill out with friends at this common space.
Central 1BR in Downtown Vancouver
Address: Downtown core
Price: from 131 USD
Number of Guests: 2
Located in Yaletown, this modern condo is steps away from BC Place, various streets with high-end boutiques, cafes, and fine-dining restaurants. Enter the minimalistic and monochrome stylish living space, the wide transparent windows giving you a good view of the city. This sleek open-concept kitchen is well equipped and furnished. When it starts to get dark outside, have your meals under the stars by only leaving the top lights over the dining table switched on. Now, who needs the outdoors when you can eat in? Sleep beside the city in this bedroom fit for two. Doze off with the light noise of the traffic still in your head, and wake up to the sounds of heels clicking as people rush off to work. Talk about embracing the city life! Enjoy a calming few minutes and get some fresh air from the balcony. Sip on a cold drink as you relax on the chairs. Who says you can’t have a good barbecue when you live in a condo? Invite your friends over and have some fun on the rooftop. The gas grill is available for your use. Feel like you can touch the blue skies and white cotton-candy clouds from this rooftop while sipping on some cold beer and enjoying good company.
NEW - Stunning 1BR in Yaletown
Price: from 141 USD
Number of Guests: 2
Newly built with elegant, tasteful furnishings that combine unique built-ins and artistic architectural finishes, this stunning new home is in a desirable location near Main Street’s shops, restaurants, and public transportation. Instantly feel at ease in this serene and spacious home. Dance around the polished concrete floors and step down the wooden staircase that leads to the private front yard. The open-concept kitchen offers a five-ring stove, an espresso machine, microwave, and oven. Plus, you never have to worry about having insufficient space for your groceries; the wide array of cupboards and drawers can almost store the whole supermarket! The tranquillity of the master bedroom is enough to get you thinking that you are living far away from the city. Relax in the wooden chair and let your toes touch the soft rug to get a warm and fuzzy sensation. Light up this fireplace to stay warm and toasty at night. The master bedroom also boasts this magnificent view. Feel on top of the world whenever you are feeling down. This room is great for the kids. With plenty of storage space, there’s no excuse for the children to be untidy!
New Stunning Vancouver House
Address: Fraser Street (see map)
Price: from 151 USD
Number of Guests: 6
Located in Fairview, this classic townhouse is just steps away from False Creek and Granville Island Market. With bright lights and modern monochrome decor, this living room is spacious and clean, with lots of space to lounge and laze around. Watching TV during your meals is allowed in this apartment! Munch on your food, but be careful not to munch on your own tongue while you catch your favourite shows on cable TV. Do a Usain Bolt up these carpeted steps; the plush carpet will help to stop you from slipping! Do a shuttle run with your dirty clothes as you dump them in the washing machine before dashing up the stairs, the perfect exercise. Each private room includes a queen-sized bed and a balcony, offering a perfect combination of serenity and comfort. Why can’t brushing your teeth beside your significant other be a relationship goal too? There’s no need to squabble over, or squeeze in front of, the sink with this double-sink unit that is perfect for two. You don’t have to go down the stairs to chill in a living room; you have one on the second floor too!
Contemporary 2BR in Fairview
Price: from 149 USD
Number of Guests: 6
Located in Downtown Eastside, this airy loft is just an arm’s length away from Chinatown and Strathcona Park. Outfitted tastefully with modern and stylish furniture, the living space includes a dining table, fit for 4, facing the TV. Light up the fireplace when it gets cold at night and enjoy the warmth. The room offers a perfect blend of modern and bucolic all in one. The high floor-to-ceilings windows make the loft more airy and breezy. Open up the glass doors and feel the cool breeze on your face. This spacious well equipped kitchen has everything you need to prepare a scrumptious meal. The open-concept master bedroom includes a queen-sized bed with fresh linens that will guarantee a deep slumber. Single it up with this cosy and snug single bed. This private and personalised space will never make you want to leave, or even upgrade to a bigger bed.
Delightful 2BR in the Eastside
Address: Downtown Eastside
Price: from 159 USD
Number of Guests: 6
Vancouver rooms that never go out of style
Open-concept kitchens. Floor-to-ceiling windows. A balcony with the perfect view. These are some of the features that will never go old. We all know trends come and go, but some stay gold forever - classics you might say. Book one of these 5 stylish HomeAway and VRBO vacation rentals and never go out of style in the heart of such a lively and exuberant city.
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