Comfort Inn & Suites
1748 Capilano Road
North Vancouver, BC V7P 3B4
Phone: (604) 988-3181
Fax: (604) 904-2755
This is the city's premiere audio specialty store, offering complete home theater and stereo systems from top names in the audio and video business. Brands like Angstrom, Axiom, Sound Dynamics, Cerwin Vega, THX, Dolby, Toshiba, Kenwood and so on abound this store. Complete repair services are also provided at Speaker City. Replacement parts, woofers, tweeters, capacitors and coils, and build-your-own speaker kits are available, as is a complete selection of car audio components. It is located near Granville Island, and it can't be missed.
This big and cheerful shopping mall is located in an affluent city suburb. It has in excess of 280 stores and services, including department stores, public market, huge food court, bowling alley and golf driving range. Major fashion retail outlets are here as well as services like a deli, butcher and drugstore. Blue Ruby, Banana Republic, Old Navy, Tommy Bahama and House of Knives are just a few of the stores you can shop at.
Ruddick's Fly Shop is a family-owned store and is recognized as one of the best for fly fishing gear in British Columbia. The staff is knowledgeable and will assist in any aspect of the sport. Purchase fishing tackle while arranging lessons or a getaway to some of the best fly fishing spots in the world. Among the top brands the store stocks: Orvis, Sage and Hardy. The lessons offered range from one day classes to weekend getaways. Travel packages are offered to exotic destinations such as Christmas Island.
Capilano Mall is the second largest shopping center in this region and features a variety of stores that include names like Sears, Walmart and so forth. For a complete list of shops and other information, check website.
Owned by the former Executive Pastry Chef at Daniel Boulud's New York City restaurant Daniel, Thomas Haas Fine Chocolates & Patisserie draws in the crowds. The luscious European-style pastries are as authentic as you'd find in any Parisian patisserie. Enjoy a double-baked almond croissant or a pistachio cherry tart with a shot of espresso from Moja, a local purveyor of fine coffee. Or take home a box of hand-crafted chocolate truffles or the famous "Sparkle" cookies. The award-winning chocolates and desserts at Thomas Haas are made in-house from the world's finest ingredients.
A visit to BC Playthings will leave you wondering where to begin and what to buy. The toys available here are all carefully selected to encourage and facilitate thinking in a child. Besides toys, you will also find outdoor games and painting apparatus.
Where the SeaBus trip from Downtown ends, this large, unique market, Lonsdale Quay Market & Shops begins. Bring your camera and climb the sea-view observation tower for an unobstructed shot of the city. The harbor market has three levels of shops, boutiques and restaurants. The ground level houses more than 60 fresh market vendors selling a variety of goods from flowers, fruits and vegetables, to sweets, soups and sauces. Specialty stores occupy the second level, carrying everything from home decorations to fashion for adults and children. The third level leads to the Lonsdale Quay Hotel.
Grab a pair of roller blades from Bayshore Bicycle and Rollerblade Rentals or hop on a bicycle and tour the perimeter of Stanley Park. In-line skates, 21-speed mountain bikes, children's bikes, baby joggers, strollers, bikes built for two and even tennis gear is here for rent. The store rents current models of trusted, well-known brands like Norco and service the gear weekly. This is the perfect way to see the park and city. Visit website for more details.
If you are fond of precious stones and silver jewelery, then head to Silvertalks, the perfect destination for genuine silver jewelery and semi-precious or precious stones. The gemstone collection like amethyst, blue topaz, onyx and turquoise is captivating. But truly mesmerizing are rare displays like blue moonstone, oregon opal and aquamarine. If that's not enough the store also offers hair pins, brooches, charms and watches. Tooth fairy boxes, toothbrushes, baby teething rings and baby jewelry are a part of the endearing collection. All in all, this decade old store undeniably leaves the clients returning for more.
This store is a Canadian designer's showcase that epitomizes elegant quality. Catering to a young clientele, the boutique carries stylish jackets, coats, skirts and pants, all in dressy and casual styles. Many of the clothes have minimalist design, but some have detailing and fine extras. Prices are reasonable, considering the quality and originality of the garments, but are still in the higher range. Call for details.
This upscale underground shopping center is attached to the deluxe Waterfront Centre Hotel. If you're staying in the area and looking for a place to grab a quick bite, convert some cash or pick up a gift; this elegant mall will most likely meet your needs. It has a small food court, fashion and accessory boutiques, postal outlet, currency exchange and gift stores. There are many other services for more convenience.
Do you like to look good even when you are sweating it off? Then J76 Casual Wear at Robson Street is your ideal choice. At this chic boutique, you can find top-quality yoga and sports wear. These stylish clothes can be worn even casually on a day-to-day basis or when you hit the gym. The collection of sweat-absorbent and stretchable clothing by Leo Star Athletica provides comfort in any form of exercise. And the efficient staff will help you find the appropriate size for you. So go ahead to look hip and sassy as you pump iron or burn the calories!