Vancouver is Canada's third largest city and the West's largest metropolitan centre, located on the beautiful pacific coastline of British Columbia. Vancouver's port and thriving film production industry give the metropolis a distinctly International cultural feel. The city's population is 545,671 and that of the metropolitan area 2,186,965 (2001 census). Vancouver was the host city for the 2010 Winter Olympics. Vancouver has also hosted the 2006 United Nations World Urban Forum, the 2007 Memorial Cup, and the 2007 FIFA U20 World Cup.
The Fairmont Waterfront Vancouver hotel gets you up close and personal to Vancouver's beautiful natural surroundings and sophisticated city life. It's also a great base for touring the city's golf courses.