Carina - 1233 West Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC V6C 3R4, BCS334 - located in Coal Harbour area of Vancouver West, near the crossroads West Cordova Street and Bute Street. Carina has a great location that is next to Harbour Green Park, Harbour Community Centre and Waterfront. The Vancouver College of Art and Design, British Consulate General, Komi Sushi Japanese, United States Consulate, Portal Park, Shoppers Drug Mart, Starbucks Coffee, Mixx Fitness Studio, The Salon Beauty Bar, Fitness World Fitness Centres Express, Tim Hortons, London Drugs, Cactus Club Cafe, Ashton College, Vancouver Convention and Exibition Centre and Canada Place are walking distance from the complex.
The bus stops near the complex, Burrard Skytarin Station and Burrard Skytrain Station and Waterfront Skytrain Station are about 10-minute walk away. Delta Land Development and Hancock Burcker & Wright Architect developed and built Carina in 2003. This 26-level concrete building has mixed exterior finnishing with full rain screen. Carina offers 86 apartments and 17 adjacent townhomes.
This tower is the first of five towers proposed along Coal Harbour (the last residential community in Coal Harbour) just west of Canada Place. Carina and Callisto form a distinctive pair of buildings on the Vancouver Waterfront. Carina and Callisto received a 2005 Award of Excellence from the Urban Development Institute - Pacific Region for best high-rise multi-family building. This luxurious complex offers gourmet kitchens, granite counters, floor to ceiling windows, hardwood floors, air conditioning, and a 24 hour concierge. Most homes boast unobstructed views to Stanley Park and Five sails.
Facilities include a state of the art work out room, a steam room, an indoor/outdoor swimming pool, an outdoor whirlpool, a meeting room, a lounge, a playground and a media room.