Shopping in Vancouver is one of the many reasons people stay at Sunset Inn & Suites when visiting our beautiful waterfront city. Discover Downtown Vancouver shopping, complete with a number of hidden excellent-value boutiques, high-end shops and bargain stores as well as some of our more famous shopping districts.

Pacific Centre Mall

This Vancouver shopping mall is the largest in the downtown area with over 100 stores and services. Pacific Centre Mall houses, Holt Renfrew, Sears, SportChek, Apple, H&M, Bebe, and Atmosphere among numerous other specialty shops. The mall is a short walk from Sunset Inn & Suites.
Contact at: (604) 688-1630.

Robson Street / Alberni Street

With the most fashionable shopping in Vancouver, this major thoroughfare in downtown features a concentration of trendy shops and restaurants. It hosts some of the hottest names in fashion including Hermès, Gucci, Louis Vuitton, Betsey Johnson, Chanel, Burberry, Cartier, Tiffany & Co., Lacoste, Coach, and Salvatore Ferragamo, De Beers Jewellery, Prada, Rolex. These days, the neighbourhood is home to a more than a dozen new (or improved) ultra-high-scale retail brands — Vancouver’s answer to Rodeo Drive in Los Angeles. Robson & Alberni Streets are a short walk from Sunset Inn & Suites.

South Granville Rise

This shopping area, a 10-block enclave of attractive stores and restaurants, extending a block east and west of Granville St., encompasses the gentle slope from the south end of the Granville bridge to 16th Avenue. Collectors and casual passersby alike browse at the neighbourhood’s numerous exclusive art and antiques galleries. South Granville Rise is a design destination par excellence for those with time (and money!) to spend at smartly decorated boutiques that showcase the latest local and international looks in fashion, shoes and home furnishings.


Broadway between Cambie Street and Main Street is known as Vancouver’s outdoor equipment area. With the flagship store of Mountain Equipment Co-op and many other shops on this block, you have a variety of options if you are looking for equipment or clothes for camping, hiking, biking, climbing or outdoor travel.


Metropolis at Metrotown in Burnaby (a suburb of Vancouver) is British Columbia’s largest shopping centre. The mall is a destination in itself, with many one-of-a-kind events and attractions.

McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Vancouver Airport

McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Vancouver Airport is a luxury shopping destination located on YVR’s Sea Island, steps from Canada Line’s Templeton Station. It features the best European and North American luxury, premium and lifestyle brands—with year-round savings of up to 70 per cent.

Please contact us for suggestions of additional shops to visit as well as ideas for where you can find Vancouver’s best bargains.