Robson Street, Downtown Vancouver
Robson Street – Vancouver’s most famous shopping district – is within walking distance of the Auberge Hotel downtown Vancouver. Not only can you shop till you drop on Robson Street, it is the perfect place for strolling, dining, and people watching too!
The main action is concentrated in a three-block stretch from Burrard Street to Jervis Street, where stores line every inch of space along the sidewalk. You’ll find high fashion retailers and national brands mixed with funky independent boutiques, souvenir shops, music stores, beauty products and so much more.
Check out Canada’s flagship Roots store, shop for trendy yoga apparel at Lululemon Athletica, or treat yourself to fine leather footwear at Salvatore Ferragamo. With over 100 shops – ranging from Victoria Secret, Zara, Club Monaco, Armani Exchange, BCBG and Aritzia to the luxury of Gucci, Hermes, Louis Vuitton and Tiffany & Co – this is the place for serious shoppers.
After shopping, you’re sure to work up an appetite. Robson Street is conveniently home to a wide variety of coffee shops, ethnic restaurants, sports bars, fine dining and other eateries, including Cactus Club, CinCin, Tropika, Earl’s, Milestones, Zefferelli’s, Abode, and the decadent Café Crêpe to name a few.
At night, Robson Street glitters with lights and offers later shopping hours than most surrounding neighbourhoods. Not only does the vibrant shopping district bustle with activity year round, it transforms into a social gathering place during special events such as the annual Gay Pride Parade, Zombie Walk and many more.