A new 12-storey hotel is being proposed on Capilano Road in North Vancouver.
Chard Development Ltd has applied to develop the site at 1634-1748 Capilano Road for a 12-storey hotel building with 140 hotel rooms.
Also proposed is a mixed-use development that will provide 275 homes.
The site is just north of the intersection of Capilano Road and Marine Drive bordered by Capilano and McGuire Avenue and is part of the District of North Vancouver’s Lower Capilano – Marine Village Centre.
The site presently has two aging hotels.
The hotel is part of a mixed-use development that will have four rental townhomes, approximately 3,500 square feet of commercial space, and 139 parking spaces in two levels of underground parking.
Also proposed is a 24-storey mixed-use building with a nine-storey podium, containing 177 owned apartments, 72 market rental apartments, 20 rent-to-own apartments, six non-market rental apartments, and approximately 9,735 square feet of commercial space.
There will be 240 parking spaces in three levels of underground parking.
The developer is also proposing a child care and a restaurant with patio seating. Over 100 trees will be planted by the proponent in the area.
According to the proponent, the mixed-use project will increase annual GDP by $19,430,000, and create 3,795 jobs during construction with various trades and consultants.
The applicant is hosting an early public input meeting.
Between November 15 and November 29, locals can ask the applicant questions and share thoughts about the proposal.