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Pet-Friendly Vancouver Airport Hotel

Bring your four-legged friends along for a luxury stay by the runway at YVR. Fairmont Vancouver Airport offers the ultimate in convenience and comfort for travellers with pets. Enjoy easy access to one of Vancouver’s best off-leash dog parks and take advantage of special amenities for your furry travel companion.

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What You and Your Pup Can Expect

Pets of any size are welcome at Fairmont Vancouver Airport at a price of $50 per night, with a maximum 2 pets per room. We are pleased to offer pet-friendly amenities for your dog(s), including pet beds and bowls. Pets must be on a leash at all times and must never be left unattended in the room. Pets are not allowed in restaurants due to health regulations. Service dogs are always welcome at no charge.

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Walking Areas & Dog Parks

For bathroom breaks, you can access the grassy area outside our main doors and small forested area beyond. There is also a short nature trail in front of Vancouver International Airport with an enclosed dog relief area at one end. You can find this trail on the Arrivals level. McDonald Beach Dog Park is a short drive away and is known as one of the best off-leash dog parks in the city. The park features a large beach on the river, walking trails and lots of opportunities to play with other dogs.

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YVR's Pet Relief Areas

Passengers travelling through YVR with a pet or service animal can now find pet relief areas pre-security, and post-security on all piers without having to exit the terminal.
The pet-friendly restrooms are complete with artificial grass, touchless entry, and lowered counters for individuals using wheelchairs, and features a large interior for ease of

Outdoor pet relief areas pre-security are located outside Internationals Arrivals at the entrance to Chester Johnson Park and at the South Terminal Building across from the north

There are six full-service Pet Relief Areas post-security at YVR on the A/B, C, and D piers, as well as at the South Terminal. The relief areas are available for any passenger travelling with pets or service animals.

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Dog Sitting, Walking & Daycare

We are pleased to provide a list of local doggy daycare providers and dog walkers.

  • DogPlay is a daycare, boarding, and grooming facility located in South Vancouver. Visit the Dogplay website or call +1 604 336 2240 for more information.
  • Very Pampered Pooch is located in Richmond. Call +1 604 279 1525 for more information about their services.
  • Eating Well is Im-paw-tant

    Available Daily | 6:00 a.m. - Midnight
    • Steamed Salmon
      Basmati Rice, Sweet Potatoes, Steamed Broccoli (600g)
    • Chicken Breast
      Green Apple, Boiled Egg, Roasted Pumpkin (600g)
    • Plant-Based Meal
      Rice, Carrots, Broccoli, Sweet Potatoes, Beans (600g)
    • Banana & Peanut Butter Cookies
      Whole Wheat


As part of our commitment to practices that protect the globe, we are proud to use local, seasonal and sustainably produced ingredients wherever possible. Currently our menus feature:

Ocean Wise Seafood
Free-Range Eggs from Rabbit River Farms in Richmond, BC
Organic Vegetables from Local Harvest Farm in Chilliwack, BC

TO ORDER, PLEASE DIAL ‘3278’ from your in-room phone
Please note that a $6.00 delivery charge, 18% gratuity and applicable government taxes apply to all In-Room Dining orders.

  • Please never leave your pets unattended in your guest room or suite. Any noise complaints received may result in additional charges.
  • When booking online, please indicate that you are travelling with a pet in the Special Requests field so we can properly prepare for your arrival.
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Family Fun

Pool days, plane-spotting, birdwatching and more. Bring the kids along to create unforgettable moments and memories at Fairmont Vancouver Airport.

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Accommodations for Everyone

Conveniently located inside Vancouver International Airport’s Main Terminal, our guestrooms, suites and Fairmont Gold accommodations offer luxury between destinations.

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Special Offers & Packages

Stay, dine, and enjoy unique experiences and events. Explore our special offers and packages to make the most of your Vancouver escape.