Granville Street Mall/Granville Street, Vancouver
(3.7/5 based on 170+ reviews on the web)
Get a feel for the vibe of Vancouver as you make your way through the heart of the city at Granville Street Mall/Granville Street. Running through the city center from north to south, the pedestrian zone and its surrounding streets are home to the city’s bustling retail and nightlife district. Find a plethora of stores, bars, dance clubs, restaurants, towers, office buildings, and hotels in the surrounding area. Put Granville Street Mall/Granville Street into our Vancouver family vacation planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
Create a full Vancouver itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Vancouver

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Vancouver by other users

15 days in British Columbia BY A USER FROM CANADA May, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 27 days in Vancouver BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM September, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in Canada BY A USER FROM CANADA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Canada BY A USER FROM ITALY July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 30 days in Canada BY A USER FROM BAHRAIN January, culture, popular PREFERENCES: January, culture ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Canada BY A USER FROM CANADA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 24 days in United States & Vancouver BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 24 days in United States & Vancouver BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 24 days in United States & Vancouver BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 24 days in United States & Vancouver BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 23 days in United States & Vancouver BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 26 days in United States & Vancouver BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • This shopping mall is connected with the skytrain which takes you up into this iconic street. Granville traffic is limited to buses and people walking, it's nice for a change. This street connects you...  more »
  • Granville street is a major thoroughfare in the city. Piece by piece sudby marine drive, runs through the residential part of shaughnessy and later became the bridge, Granville bridge, and get over the Bay in the center of town. This 1 hour ride aboard the bus # 10. But where it becomes interesting to Granville street and why? Crossing the bridge and arrive at the city center, the left and right panorama looks somewhat bleak: bums and PoG furnish well good sidewalks of dilapidated buildings remaining (the city is making a huge effort to redevelop the area) where lots of bars and nightclubs for teenagers along with convenience stores, tim hortons, 7/11 and some hotel. But the whole is perceived as shabby and uninviting. Suffice it to say that over the weekend because of abnormal influx of people in bars, all buses are being rerouted in Howe St., parallel to Granville. It remains another trunk road for public transport but in itself .... not worth too much time to spare. And ... attention ... to all the shady arriving from east hasting street: mental illness is a rule in these streets, so ... Watch out and safe in number.
    View original
  • It is a nice street starting in south Vancouver and traversing the downtown The bridge is impressive going over Granville Island and into the downtown, here you can find a wide variety of stores and g...  more »
Google
  • I have dealt with Granville Optical for several decades and always found the staff competent, helpful and personable.
  • Can't say enough great things about this place. I had just gone to get my eyes checked this morning, after a lazy 5 years of not doing so, at a different optician who prescribed me very expensive Astigmatism contacts for each eye. I had only called this place to check if they had them in stock and the price, just to shop around a bit since they were so pricey. I spoke with Floyd on the phone and after a short chat he invited me down to help me find the right contacts. After he spent some time with me checking my eyes again, he explained that I would actually be fine with regular contacts and had the perfect fit the first time i tried them on. He ended up saving me about 150 dollars, and didn't even charge me extra for spending the time with me and being so extremely helpful and informative. You can really tell that they are more concerned about your eye health and the perfect prescription rather than making another quick buck. I will keep going here as long as i need anything for my eyes. Thanks Floyd!
  • The staff was really helpful, kind and patient, they showed me what I wanted, they were not trying to sell me expensive glasses or services, they gave me what I asked for :) Also, they have a huuuuge selection of glasses and all the patience in the world, love this place!!!!
  • I live in Abbotsford and I go here... Just saying.
  • I bought a pair of glasses there about 6 months ago... The guy asked me to come in later and let him know how everyone like them and I never did. But I wish I did because they are awesome! He found the perfect pair for me and help me crawl out of my comfort zone to something absolutely wicked! These glasses help me do more than see... I am now more confident and I feel like a mature young woman ready to take on the world... all because the gentleman at this store picked out the perfect glasses. Definitely recommend this place to pick up your next (or first) pair of glasses!