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EC Vancouver: Superior Riverside Apartments

Photos show samples of available rooms. Fixtures, fittings and sizes may vary.

Accommodation Features

  • Cable TV
  • Central air conditioning
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Shared kitchen and living area
  • Open concept floor plan
  • Rooftop Patio
  • Children Playground
  • Towels provided
Type of Room
Bathroom Type
Semi private or en-suite
Board Status

Description of accommodation

This brand-new residence offers you an exclusive accommodation with a sophisticated living experience. It provides the perfect blend between the privacy of your own room and the sense of community within the apartment. Carefully designed and beautifully furnished, each apartment consists of three single rooms with queen or double size beds with either semi-private or en-suite full bathrooms and generous wardrobes. There is a fully equipped open kitchen that connects to a stylish dining and living area with high definition flat TV (including cable channels), a spacious balcony and/or a den, and extra storage in the hallways. Make it the perfect experience by enjoying the surrounding views from the exclusive Rooftop Patio, exercising in the fitness area or working from the meeting room.

Description of local area

Riverside Apartments are conveniently located in a safe neighborhood between Downtown and Vancouver Airport, easily connected with EC Vancouver by direct Skytrain line. It is also close to a Bus Loop, providing direct transit access throughout Metro Vancouver.

These secure apartments are excellently situated. Right across a small plaza, there is shopping, dining and entertainment at your doorstep!


8080 Nunavut Lane Vancouver,
V5X 0H7, BC

Emergency Number

+1 604 773 0488


June 29 2019 - August 31 2019

Arrival and departure

  • Arrival day: Saturday
    Check in: 15:00 – 21:00

  • Departure day: Saturday
    Check out: 10:00

Journey to school

By Skytrain: Approx. 20 min
The most convenient and quickest way to get to school is to cross Marine Drive where you will see the Skytrain station, take Canada Line towards Downtown Vancouver and get off at Vancouver City Centre. From there it is a 4 min walk to EC Vancouver.


Cancellation prior to arrival

Students cancelling fewer than 14 days before arrival will be charged a one-week accommodation fee at the standard accommodation rate and accommodation placement fee.

Cancellation after arrival

Students leaving their accommodation must give notice in writing 4 weeks prior to termination. After deducting the price of accommodation used, including the required notice period, charged at standard accommodation rates, students will be refunded the remaining accommodation costs. If the 4th week notice period is not provided a cancellation fee equal to 4 weeks of the accommodation cost will apply.

Please note: Certain accommodation options may be subject to special cancellation charges. Should these differ from above, students will be notified at the time of cancellation.

Airport Pickup

If you booked an airport transfer, someone will meet you at the airport and bring you to your residence.
If you are at International arrivals, you will meet an EC Transfer Representative after you walk through 2 sets of automatic doors. They will be wearing a yellow t-shirt and holding a yellow sign with the EC logo on it and standing across from the wooden statues.
If you are at Domestic Arrivals, collect your bag from the baggage carousel and wait in that area. You will see an EC Transfer Representative wearing a yellow t-shirt and holding a yellow sign with the EC logo on it.

For more detailed instructions and what to do if you cannot find your transfer, please refer to your Pre-Arrival factsheet.

Other ways to get to your residence

You can take a taxi from outside the airport. You will need to line up for just a few moments and there will be someone there to guide you to a taxi. The fare will be around $23 - $30.
Public transport: Skytrain

You can also take the Canada Line Skytrain from the airport to Marine Drive Skytrain Station. When you exit the station cross Marine Drive and walk about 50 meters to your right until your see a te of modern buildings with an outdoor entrance with a rounded fountain and green areas. Cross that entrance, your building is the one on the end. The fare will be approx. 9 CAD.


  • Single, Semi Private Bathroom = $500/pspw
  • Single, Private Bathroom = $525/pspw


  • EC reserves the right to charge an extra fee up to $300 upon check out if house rules have not been respected or if the apartment/room has been damaged or not left in same condition as found it. For more info please refer to the house rules.
  • Minimum 1 week stay
  • The week of arrival, students are provided with their apartment and room numbers, and detailed instructions of how to do the self check-in.
  • Housekeeper service not provided in the rooms, students are responsible for the cleaning of their own rooms by purchasing their own cleaning supplies.
  • Accessed by elevator activated by security fob
  • Housekeeper provided once a week for common areas
  • Students must be 19+ to choose this accommodation