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Family Fun

At Fairmont Vancouver Airport, family vacations are always filled with surprise and delight. Our special kid-focused amenities and activities ensure an exciting stay for every member of the family. Make a splash at our kids’ wading pool and bring the kids along for a traditional Afternoon Tea. Or head out to explore Vancouver’s breathtaking natural environment as a family.

A Special Offer for Families

Take the stress out of family travel and enjoy some extra leg room with our Families Take Flight offer, which includes 50% off your second room booked, 25% off of food and beverage and a complimentary welcome amenity for little travellers.

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Family-Friendly Accommodations

Explore a selection of connected rooms and suites for the perfect family stay. For an elevated experience, book Fairmont Gold, which includes exclusive lounge access with complimentary breakfast, kid-friendly snacks and evening canapés.

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Amenities For All

Family-focused amenities are available upon request, including children’s robes, cribs, stepping stools, diaper genies, highchairs, and children’s shampoo and soap. Children also have the opportunity to select a keepsake from our toy wagon.

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Tea with Your Tots

Treat the whole family to the time-honoured tradition of Fairmont Afternoon Tea. Our Junior Tea, for guests 12 and under, features a seasonal selection of finger sandwiches, house-made scones with fruit preserves and cream, and delicious sweets to finish.

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Year-Round Family Pool Days

You don’t have to limit your splash time to just one season. Our indoor kids’ wading pool is available 365 days a year! Bring the kids along from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. daily.

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Play I Spy at YVR

A favorite amongst children and adults alike, our plane spotting guide is found in every guest room and will help you make the most of your runway views.

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Birdwatch with Us

Fairmont Vancouver Airport is located in the heart of BC’s Pacific Flyway, which offers some of the best birdwatching in North America. Book a birdwatching tour with a local expert.

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Family Bike Trips

Richmond is home to excellent bike trails so you can tour nature on two wheels. Families with older children can explore the beaches and parks nearby with eBikes (ages 16+) or BMW bicycles.

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Babysitting Services

Need a babysitter while staying with us? We would be pleased to recommend a local service with at least 12 hours’ advance notice. Please contact us at for more information.

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Kid-Friendly Dining

At Fairmont hotels, kids aged 5 and under eat free off the children’s menu while kids ages 6 to 11 eat for half price off the regular menu at Globe@YVR.