Accommodation and Venue



Reservations for hotels must be made through the online link or by phone. NO other housing company, travel agent or third party agency is authorized to place hotel reservations on behalf of the Canadian Veterinary Medical Association.



To help convention organizers fulfil contractual obligations, please book a room in one of the two hotels listed below. Both hotels surround parq Vancouver where the convention will be held.       

Please note: Marriott hotel(s) offering your special group rate:    

  • JW Marriott Parq Vancouver for $285 CAD per night 

  • the DOUGLAS, Autograph Collection for $345 CAD per night

Please refer to the list below for additional hotel options within a 10 minute walk of the Convention Centre.

  • Hotel Blu: 8 – 10 minute walking distance from JW Parq
  • Hampton Inn and Suites by Hilton, Downtown Vancouver: 8 minute walking distance
  • Georgian Court Hotel BW Premier Collection: 8 minute walking distance
  • Sandman Hotel Vancouver City Centre: 10 –12 minute walking distance
  • Opus Vancouver: 10 – 12 minute walking distance
  • Rosedale on Robson Suite Hotel: 10 – 12 minute walking distance
  • Moda Hotel: 15 minute walking distance
  • Comfort Inn Downtown: 15 minute walking distance
  • Howard Johnson Hotel
  • Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Vancouver: 20 minute walking distance


JW Marriott parq Vancouver
39 Smithe St, Vancouver, BC V6B 1C1

A new international entertainment destination, located in downtown Vancouver, next to the BC Place Stadium, Parq Vancouver will feature two luxury hotels which include a JW Marriott and the Douglas, an Autograph Collection Hotel. Both hotels provide guests access to parq Vancouver’s wide range of amenities, including downtown’s only casino, eight diverse restaurants and lounges, a 30,000 square foot park with native trees located six floors above street level, a world class spa, a modern fitness studio, and more. Parq Vancouver also includes over 60,000 square feet of well-appointed, flexible meeting and event space, featuring Vancouver’s largest hotel ballroom.