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Olympic Village

1 Athletes Way, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Y 0B1, Canada
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“bike path” (3 reviews)
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1 Athletes Way, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Y 0B1, Canada
Southeast False Creek
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"science museum"
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"bike path"
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"walk around"
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"sunny day"
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"downtown vancouver"
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"sea wall"
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"athletic"
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"development"
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"creek"
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"parks"
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"sculptures"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked around this area on a recent trip to Vancouver. This is a pretty cool and neat neighborhood. It doesn't have the crazy downtown busy vibe. Located in Southeast False Creek, the Olympic Village was built for the 2010 Winter Olympic Games, to house...More

Thank WorldTravelers34
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Reviewed March 2, 2018

Had a nice jog around Olympic Village, I would estimate it is about 3mi long. It is right on the water -- I happened upon it when I went to visit a Crossfit Gym in the area and they were closed unexpectedly. You have Olympic...More

1  Thank Devon P
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Reviewed November 13, 2017 via mobile

A new and growing neighborhood on the waterfront. Businesses and parks continue to open. Great place to make a home base.

Thank Michael M
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Reviewed October 12, 2017

This is a great place for a stroll, restaurants, sculptures, cute shops and a beautiful seawall. You can even catch a small ferry to downtown Vancouver or Granville Island from here.

Thank Sandy C
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Reviewed October 11, 2017

nice little isolated community, new builded, get most major shops and financial insitute that fit people need. Harbour view. But there is very minor public parking.

Thank Albert L
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Reviewed October 4, 2017

Love to take the dogs for a walk.... and sit outside on the patio and have a bite to eat! it's a fun place... lots of neat pubs.... it has some shops... and is really a fun place to go hang out at and walk...More

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Reviewed September 3, 2017

The village is a hub of activity and very tourist orientated, with pub, restaurants and shops, a very good day out

Thank Manjit S
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Reviewed August 19, 2017

Yes, you read it right... There is a Beaver Habitat at the Olympic Village in Vancouver. The dam is in the middle of the pond, North end of the Village between West 1st Avenue (at Columbia) and the Sea Wall. The animals are nocturnal and...More

5  Thank Dima I
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Reviewed August 17, 2017

From the Science museum, cross into this newly developed neighborhood, great city views of the river, and some restaurants.

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Reviewed August 5, 2017

Wow this place was awesome ! Great lunch and so much to see ! I am terrified of heights but went up the mountain , the views were so amazing !

Thank Lynn P
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Nearby
Southeast False Creek
Developed alongside the Vancouver Olympic Village for
the 2010 Winter Games, a past fraught with hardship
has recently been overcome, and builders are changing
the landscape on the ground of Southeast False Creek
at a rapid pace. With waterfront dining, ultra-modern
facilities, sports stadiums, and a load of greenery,
parks, and rest spots built into the ever-changing
infrastructure, it's a fast-paced and mutable spot to
...More
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Bornfre
November 28, 2016|
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Response from rwongbc | Reviewed this property |
Depends on which station you're talking about if it's the Canada Line Olympic Village skytrain station you are technically about 3 blocks away from the seawall walk where if you walk eastward to the Telus Science Centre ball... More
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