VANCOUVER – Downtown Vancouver now has a a taste of Japanese hotel room chic, following the acquisition of Coast Hotels by APA Hotel Group. The Coast Coal Harbour Hotel was officially be renamed the Coast Coal Harbour Hotel by APA and is the first APA branded hotel in Canada. APA will also be basing their North American operations in Vancouver.
New features have now been added to guest rooms at the Coast Coal Harbour Hotel by APA, making it the first Coast Hotels property to incorporate these signature APA brand amenities. In Japan, APA Hotels in Japan are known for high quality, highly functional and environmentally friendly rooms. New guest room features include:
o Japanese automatic bidets (TOTO);
o 55” flat screen TVs; and
o Welcoming origami cranes.
Japanese owners of the hotel, Toshio Motoya, founder, APA Group and Fumiko Motoya, president, APA Hotels, were on hand to cut the ribbon for the rebranded hotel.