sustainability

Fairmont Pacific Rim is committed to reducing our environmental impacts and combating plastic pollution of the world’s oceans and other natural environments. In our first year of operation, we were proudly awarded the 5-Green Key rating and have continued to make positive environmental impacts to our operation in every department since.

  • 100% OCEAN WISE SUSHI
  • 5-GREEN KEY RATING
  • GREEN STEP CERTIFIED

GUESTROOMS

Discover the sustainable innovations we have implemented in our guestrooms.

  • Close-up of bathroom products

    soak it in

    In our guestrooms, we have removed the single-use amenity bottles of shampoo, conditioner, body wash and lotion, and have opted for large format, reusable versions.

  • Hand Holding Security Key Card To Access Hotel Room

    of course we wood

    Other innovations have included changing our room keys to wood instead of plastic, removing plastic laundry bags in favour of reusable linen versions, and swapping out plastic razors, toothbrushes, cotton buds.

  • Vancouver's RawBar at Fairmont Pacific Rim Announces New Culinary Direction Under Award-Winning Chef Masayoshi 1

    stay hydrated

    We have replaced the plastic water bottles in our rooms with reusable glass bottles, which has taken out more than 650 kgs of plastic from our operation annually.

DINING

Discover the sustainable innovations we have implemented in our dining outlets.

  • Sushi to go

    LET’S ROLL

    In 2017, we made waves by becoming the first restaurant in Vancouver to serve 100% Ocean Wise certified sushi in The Lobby Lounge & RawBar, and continue to seek out the freshest, most sustainably-sourced fish in all of our dining outlets.

  • Botanist Welcomes New York City's SAGA to Vancouver this August

    HEADLINE

    In 2017, we made waves by becoming the first restaurant in Vancouver to serve 100% Ocean Wise certified sushi in The Lobby Lounge & RawBar, and continue to seek out the freshest, most sustainably-sourced fish in all of our dining outlets.

  • Recruitment Open House

    HEADLINE

    In 2017, we made waves by becoming the first restaurant in Vancouver to serve 100% Ocean Wise certified sushi in The Lobby Lounge & RawBar, and continue to seek out the freshest, most sustainably-sourced fish in all of our dining outlets.

OPERATIONS

Discover the sustainable innovations we have implemented throughout our hotel.

  • Sustainability

    IT’S ELECTRICFYING

    Prior to COVID-19, we had a fleet of BMW cruise and electric bicycles which were readily available for guests to explore Vancouver while reducing their carbon footprint. We also have charging stations for electric vehicles, to encourage eco-friendly transportation.

  • Careers 15

    plastic who?

    Prior to COVID-19, we had a fleet of BMW cruise and electric bicycles which were readily available for guests to explore Vancouver while reducing their carbon footprint. We also have charging stations for electric vehicles, to encourage eco-friendly transportation.

  • Careers 4

    IT’S ELECTRICFYING

    Prior to COVID-19, we had a fleet of BMW cruise and electric bicycles which were readily available for guests to explore Vancouver while reducing their carbon footprint. We also have charging stations for electric vehicles, to encourage eco-friendly transportation.

woman looking down among greenery

Featured Offer

SUSTAINABILITY ROOM OFFER

Residents of BC, Alberta, and Washington State save up to 15% off our best available rate plus complimentary self-parking.

FAQs

How do I show my proof of vaccination?

(BC Residents): Prior to your arrival, please ensure you have completed the online registration for your BC Vaccination Card. This can be done on the BC PHO proof of vaccination website.

(Non-BC Residents): Travellers visiting BC from outside of the province will also be required to show proof of vaccination, and further information regarding how to show proof of vaccination for non-BC residents can be found here.

At this time, Fairmont Pacific Rim is still accepting all overnight hotel reservations and will not require proof of vaccination to check into the hotel or while in your guest room.

At this time, Fairmont Pacific Rim will not cancel any reservations unless otherwise instructed by the BC Provincial Health Officer.

LEARN MORE

  • Culture

    Sustainability at Fairmont Pacific Rim

    In the spirit of sustainability, we’re proud to say we have made some serious strides to the guest experience and our operation over the past few years.

  • What's On

    Earth Day 2021 at Fairmont Pacific Rim

    Earth Day, a day dedicated to environmental action, takes place this year on Thursday, April 22. Earth Day’s mission is to help individuals and organizations reduce their impact on the environment.

  • What's On

    Five Ways to Reduce Your Traveling Carbon Footprint

    According to Green Key Global, 68% of tourists prefer to book eco-friendly accommodations while traveling, but what exactly is sustainably-conscious travel? Follow along for five ways you can reduce your carbon footprint while traveling.