Directions

Specialty Yachts
102-1676 Duranleau St.
Granville Island
Vancouver, Canada V6H 3S4
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Directions By Car:

From the South (USA & White Rock): Take Highway 99 north, which eventually becomes Oak Street, into Vancouver (allow about 50-60 mins. from border). Turn left on Broadway Street going west, drive 2 blocks past Granville Street, and turn right on Fir Street. Proceed 6 blocks north down Fir Street and turn right onto 3rd Avenue W., Continue onto Anderson Street then right onto Cartwright Street, Turn left onto Old Bridge Street then left onto Johnston Street, then turn left onto Duranleau street. Specialty Yachts is in the blue building on the west side of the car park in between Bridges pub and the red barn next to the old crane.

From the North & Downtown: Travel across the Lion’s Gate Bridge entering downtown via Georgia Street. Turn right onto Burrard Street and head south over the Burrard Street Bridge (keep left). Turn left onto 3rd Avenue, drive three blocks, and turn left at the four way stop to enter Granville Island.Continue onto Anderson Street, Turn right onto Cartwright Street, Turn left onto Old Bridge Street, Turn left onto Johnston Street, then turn left onto Duranleau street. Specialty Yachts is in the blue building on the west side of the car park in between Bridges pub and the red barn next to the old crane.

From the East: Enter Vancouver via Highway 1 and take the Grandview Highway exit. Grandview Street becomes 12th. Avenue. Follow 12th. heading west to Fir Street (25 mins.) and turn right; travel 10 blocks on Fir (downhill & north) and turn right onto 3rd Avenue. At the four way stop, turn left to enter Granville Island. Continue onto Anderson Street, Turn right onto Cartwright Street, Turn left onto Old Bridge Street, Turn left onto Johnston Street, then turn left onto Duranleau street. Specialty Yachts is in the blue building on the west side of the car park in between Bridges pub and the red barn next to the old crane.

You can also take the small harbour ferries from the downtown side of False Creek; they board at the Aquatic Centre with the first departure at 7:00 am.

From the Airport: Depart from the airport heading north and follow the signs to Vancouver city centre (allow 25-30 mins.). Take the Granville Street exit from the Arthur Lang Bridge and follow Granville Street to 16th Avenue. Turn left on 16th Avenue, drive one block, and turn right onto Fir Street. Travel 14 blocks north and turn right onto 3rd Avenue. You will come to a four way stop; turn left at the stop to enter Granville Island. Continue onto Anderson Street, Turn right onto Cartwright Street, Turn left onto Old Bridge Street, Turn left onto Johnston Street, then turn left onto Duranleau street. Specialty Yachts is in the blue building on the west side of the car park in between Bridges pub and the red barn next to the old crane. Taxi fare is approx. $20-25 CDN.

Directions By Boat:

Once you have entered False Creek via English Bay, you will pass under the Burrard Bridge. The next bridge you see will be Granville; the Granville Island area is situated right underneath the bridge. Make your way around the north side of the Island to public moorage in front of the Public Market and the Arts Centre. Our office is located directly south, across the big parking lot and in a blue building next to the marina; within 2 min. walking distance.

To the Office & Parking:

Our office is located on Duranleau Street at the west end of Granville Island;as you enter the island area, make the loop around toward the market. We are in a blue building, beside the marina & red barn -- just south of the big yellow Bridge’s Restaurant. You will need to locate one of the four covered parking garages to purchase parking if staying on the island more than 3 hours; the cost is $1.50 per hour (credit card or coins accepted). Outside parking is free but limited to a 3 hr. maximum.