Pinnacle Hotel Vancouver Harbourfront

NEW: As of May 3, only 25 reservations on the main room block and 5 reservations on the student block are available. Please book your room as soon as possible. 

Conference Hotel – Pinnacle Hotel Vancouver Harbourfront
1133 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC, V6E 3T3

A room block has been reserved at the Pinnacle Hotel Vancouver Harbourfront, the official Conference hotel.
Please note the special conference rate at the Pinnacle Hotel is only available up to May 10, 2017.

Pricing (Canadian dollars)

Room type Single/double occupancy Triple occupancy Quad occupancy
Regular room $195 $225 $255
Student room $165 $195 $225

Hotel room rates are subject to applicable state and local taxes and fees at the time of check-out.

Book Room

All reservations must be guaranteed with a credit card at the time of booking. The group (conference) rates are offered for June 9 – 17, subject to room, room type and rate availability.

Student Accommodations

Student accommodation is based on shared occupancy (2 to 4 individuals).

Don’t have a roommate? Post in our Facebook group to find a roommate to share a room with during the conference. One student will have to give their credit card details when reserving a room.

Book Student Room

Please note the number of rooms is limited; book early to secure your room at the special conference rate (available up to May 10, 2017).

About the Pinnacle Hotel Vancouver Harbourfront

All guest rooms offer:

  • Bedding: designer duvet, cotton-rich linens, 300 thread count sheets, custom comforter, plusher mattresses, pillows, oversized artistic headboard
  • Flat-panel, high-definition LCD television
  • Combination dresser/desk
  • Luxury branded bath amenities
  • Free high-speed WiFi

Hotel amenities:

  • Complimentary hotel bikes
  • Pool
  • Gym and fitness
  • Bistro and bar
  • Live music
  • Hotel car
  • p2b bistro & bar
  • Concierge lounge


The Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront is located in the Coal Harbour neighbourhood of downtown Vancouver, just two blocks from the city’s famous Seawall and the Vancouver Convention Centre. It is within walking distance of all of downtown Vancouver’s top attractions including Stanley Park, Gastown and the Granville Street Entertainment District.

See the Hotel's guide to top attractions nearby >>

See Hotel's website >>

How to get there:

  • take Canada Line to Waterfront Station
  • transfer to Platform 2 on Expo line (to King George), get off on Burrard Station
  • walk North to Hastings St, turn left
  • Pinnacle Hotel is between Thurlow and Bute st.

Vancouver transit online planner and fees:

Yellow cab: +1 (604) 681-1111

MacLure's Cab: +1 (604) 831-1111

AVIS is the official rental car provider for the IUFRO Division V Conference and the SWST 60th International Convention.

Conference participants please use Avis Worldwide Discount or AWD number D374526.

When calling Avis at 1 (800) 331-1600 to make reservations, attendees should provide reservations agents with this AWD number to ensure they receive the best available car rental rates. The AWD will be effective from seven days prior to the event until seven days after the event.

Avis Discount for the IUFRO Division V Conference and SWST 60th International Convention

Exhibitors: If you require the movement of large items or multiple packages, such as display stands and goods, Avis can offer a ‘one-stop shop’ solution with great rates on trucks from our sister company Budget Truck Rental. Just let us know your needs and we will be happy to provide you with details.

NEW: Other accommodation options

UBC Campus suites/rooms

(note you will need to use public transit to get to the Conference venue, approximately 25 – 30 minutes one way, fee $2.75)

  • Pacific Spirit Hostel for $35.00/ night
  • Studio suite at Gage Residence for $145.00/night
  • Two bedroom suite at Gage residence for $155.00/night
  • Studio suite at Ponderosa Commons for 135.00/night

To book a room, please contact UBC Conferences and Accommodations reservations office by email: or calling toll free number 1-888-822-1030

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