Vip Lounges at Vancouver airport (YVR)
Which are the Vip lounges at Vancouver airport (YVR) and how to access:
Air Canada Maple Leaf Lounge - Three lounges located next to gate 52 (7:00 am to 11:30 pm), between gates 29 and 30 (5:00 am to 0:15 am), and between gates 84 and 86 (4:45 am to 7:45 pm). Complimentary snacks and drinks, reading material, Wi-Fi, workstations, showers. Access: with Air Canada Maple Leaf Club or United Club membership, business class passengers from Air Canada, Altitude Elite and Super Elite members, first or business class passengers from Star Alliance airlines, Star Alliance Gold members.
British Airways Galleries/First Lounge - It is found next to gate D64 and opens from 5:15 pm to 8:30 pm. Workstations, Wi-Fi, courtesy drinks and meals, entertainment, telephones. Access: with British Airways Gold Executive Club or Silver membership, first and business class passengers from British Airways or Oneworld airlines, Emerald or Sapphire members.
Cathay Pacific Lounge - Open from 10:30 am to 1:45 pm and from 8:00 pm to 1:45 am, it is situated by gate 67. Selection of food and beverages, workstations, Wi-Fi, newspapers and magazines, showers. Access: with Marco Polo Club Diamond, Gold, Silver or Cargo Clan Elite membership, first or business class passengers from Cathay Pacific, Dragonair or Oneworld airlines, Emerald or Sapphire members.
Plaza Premium Lounge - Four lounges inside the Main Terminal, with a maximum stay of 3 hours. They offer computers, refreshments, drinks, fax, TV, air conditioning, newspapers and magazines, Wi-Fi, telephones, conference facilities. Access: with Priority Pass, Lounge Club, DragonPass or Diners Club membership, through online booking or by paying at the door (USD35.00).
Next to gate C29 (Sunday to Friday from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm, Saturday from 6:00 am to 9:00 pm).
By gate B15 (Sunday to Friday from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm, Saturday from 6:00 am to 9:00 pm).
Level 3 of the International Departures area (8:30 am to 1:00 am).
Opposite gate E87 (Sunday to Friday from 5:00 am to 7:00 pm, Saturday from 5:00 am to 6:00 pm).
SkyTeam Lounge - Available 24 hours a day next to gate 53. Air conditioning, beverages, Wi-Fi, TV, refreshments, showers, press, telephones, fax. Access: with Priority Pass membership, first or business class passengers from SkyTeam airlines, SkyTeam Elite Plus members.
Facilities and other services
The airport has a bank (Mondays through Fridays from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm), currency exchange bureaus (24 hours a day), ATMs, post office, VIP rooms, plugs for electric devices and free Wi-Fi access. The Fairmont Vancouver Airport Hotel, on level 3 of the international sector, has meeting and conference rooms.
Food and Drinks- Throughout the enclosure there are restaurants, fast food outlets, coffee shops and bars. A&W, Euro Café, Starbucks, Subway, Tim Hortons and Wendy's, on level 3, are open 24 hours a day.
Shopping- Most options are found in the Domestic and International Departures areas, and include duty-free shops, convenience stores, souvenirs, clothing, accessories, sweets, jewellery, books, newspapers and magazines, electronics, sport goods, toys.
Baggage- Porter services inside the Main Terminal, from 5:00 am to 1:30 am (Tel +1 604 834 5916 / 830 7655). Secure luggage wrapping on level 3, from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm (Tel +1 604 644 9792). Luggage storage on level 2 of the Main Terminal, from 5:00 am to 1:00 am (Tel +1 604 303 4500 / 4519). The lost and found office operates at the customer care counter on level 3 of the international sector between 9:30 am and 5:30 pm (Tel +1 604 276 6104 / 866 817 5243).
Other Services- Pharmacy, medical and dental clinics, shoeshines, laundry, spas, chapel, quiet room, children's playgrounds, baby changing facility, lotteries, aquarium.