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Things To Do Near Vancouver Airport

Sandman Hotel Vancouver Airport is located in a distinctly welcoming destination surrounded by an abundance of things to do and see. To enhance your stay, we have compiled a local guide of nearby attractions and activities to thrill every member of your family.   

Richmond Night Market

The seasonal Richmond Night Market offers an authentic Asian food and retail experience, with delicious street food, unique knick-knacks and a diverse array of nightly live performances. 

BCIT Aerospace Technology Campus

The BCIT Aerospace Technology Campus (ATC) exemplifies the spirit of aviation in purpose and architectural design. With state-of-the-art audiovisual technology and expertise, the campus offers unique conference and event spaces.  

Richmond Centre

With over 200 stores and services, Richmond Centre is one of the Lower Mainland's best shopping experiences. Enjoy shopping at some of the best-in-class retailers such as Apple, Hugo Boss, Michael Kors, Victoria’s Secret, lululemon, Top Shop, and H&M. 

McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Vancouver

Visit this bustling shopping center for discount high-end shopping. Visit stores like Michael Kors, Kate Spade, Coach, and more. 

Steveston Village

The historic fishing village of Steveston is one of Richmond’s most popular destinations. Buy fresh fish off the boats at Fisherman's Wharf or meander through the Village to find artisan galleries and one-of-a-kind gift boutiques tucked in between the beautifully-preserved historic buildings.  

Golden Village

This dynamic hub of Asian culture offers authentic Asian dining, shopping and more. Be sure to visit Alexandra Road, a three-block stretch locally known as Food Street, for over 70 restaurants serving delectable Asian cuisine.   

River Rock Casino

As the largest casino in BC, River Rock Casino has over 1,200 slot machines along with table games, a poker room, seven high-limit rooms, and a 1,000-seat Show Theatre that has hosted some of the world’s top entertainers.  

Bridgeport Station

Bridgeport is an elevated station on the Canada Line of Metro Vancouver's SkyTrain rapid transit system, and provides a short 18-minute journey to Vancouver City Centre.

Vancouver International Airport

Vancouver International Airport is located a short 10-minute drive or free shuttle ride from the hotel.