Lonsdale Quay Public Market
The Lonsdale Quay Market & Shops are located only 6 minutes drive from the popular Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites North Vancouver. The market has three levels of shops, boutiques and restaurants. The ground level houses more than 60 fresh market vendors selling a variety of goods from West Coast seafood, local and imported fruits and vegetables, and cut flowers to hand-made sweets, hearty soups and special sauces. In the Lonsdale Quay, there are twenty international food bars are also on site for quick taste. Specialty shopping is located on the second level, boasting an exceptional collection of unique shops that carry everything from decorations for the home to fashions for adults and kids.
Transportation from our Holiday Inn to Lonsdale Quay hotel includes public bus #239 that stops outside the hotel regularly every day.
Visiting Vancouver and looking for the area for shopping where everything can be found, it would have to be the Lonsdale Quay Market in North Vancouver with over 90 shops for the visitor to browse through. Where there will be something to interest everyone in the family.
This is a shopping trip that can take an entire day and the visitor will find every type of shop and boutique imaginable, with the latest fashions, jewelry, shops that have something for the taste buds, like homemade jellies, jams, salsa and maple syrup.
There are book shops where books can be purchased or swapped, there are lounges and grills for a relaxing stop while shopping that have some of the best views available of the harbor for watching the ships.
There is also an area for children to play, local artists that are working and can be watched, and the Lonsdale Farmers Market that is held each Saturday, where locally grown produce can be purchased. This is more of an event than a shopping trip, and one that every family member can enjoy. This is because of all the different things that can be done along the way while visiting the over 90 shops that carry items of all types.
Visit the official website at http://www.lonsdalequay.com/