The primary forum hotel is the Ramada Limited in downtown Vancouver. The Ramada is located at 435 West Pender Street, approximately two blocks (five minute walk) from the forum venue, the Morris J. Wosk Centre.
A special guest room rate of $175/night for a standard 1 queen bed, or $185/night for a standard 2 double beds (plus taxes and fees) has been negotiated with the hotel for participants of Watersheds 2016 or Living Waters Rally 2016. This rate is well under the going rate for downtown hotels. It is available for the period of September 26-October 1, 2016, subject to room availability.
Guests receive a complimentary hot continental breakfast daily, complimentary high speed wireless internet access, and free local phone calls. The Ramada Limited is 100% non-smoking.
To get this special rate, you must book by August 27, 2016. We strongly suggest you book early to ensure availability.
There are several easy ways to book your room:
Call direct: 604-488-1088
Toll Free: 1-888-389-5888
NOTE: When booking your room, make sure you let the hotel representative know that you are booking with the “Water Leaders Group” to receive the special rate.
Other Accommodation Options
Sandman Hotel, located at 180 West Georgia Street, approximately a 10 minute walk from the Wosk Centre. Special negotiated rates (not including taxes and fees) include: $139/night for standard rooms (1 queen or 2 doubles), $149/night for 2 queens or 1 king, and $159 for 1 king with pullout. *As an added bonus, October 1st is the first date of their off-season, so all rooms are $99/night (should you wish to stay the night following Watersheds 2016 wrap-up).
To get this special rate, you must book by August 27, 2016. When making your reservation, use the group reservation name “Water Leaders” and group number “892344.” To book, call the hotel directly at 604-681-7263 or toll free at 1-800-726-3626.
Delta Suite Hotel, located at 550 West Hastings Street, adjacent to the Wosk Centre. Special negotiated rates (not including taxes and fees) start at $235/night for a standard room, but the rate will increase closer to the event.
To get a special rate, you must book by August 25, 2016. Make your reservation online by following this link. (The group name says “Living Waters Rally” but Watersheds 2016 participants are also eligible for this rate). Alternatively, book by calling 1-888-236-2427.
YWCA Hotel, located at 733 Beatty Street, approximately a 12 minute walk from the Wosk Centre. A 10% discount is offered for participants of Watersheds 2016 or Living Waters Rally 2016. Various room options are available: single to quint and semi-private to private baths, with rates ranging from $83-$150/night (plus taxes and fees).
When making your reservation, use the discount code “waters.” To book, contact Karen Newell at firstname.lastname@example.org or 604-895-5840.
Air B&B Vancouver offers private rooms, apartments and condos for rent in the Vancouver area. Average nightly rates are $117 (plus taxes and fees) with most listings ranging from $100/night to $200/night. *Proximity to the Wosk Centre and transportation options in the busy downtown core should be taken into consideration for participants seeking this option.