About The View on Lonsdale
The View on Lonsdale; located in North Vancouver, was based off the incredible, panoramic view of the Lower Mainland and Pacific Ocean from the space. The beautiful, eco-friendly, energy-saving, venue with incredibly helpful staff makes this place ideal for planning a wedding. This modern building is perfect for those with a lust for city life.
Facilities and capacity
The building is built to LEED standards. The West Coast style is modern and artsy, combining glass, metal, and reclaimed wood to give the venue an urban look. The facility has a maximum capacity at 250 (with a minimum of 30 necessary to have an event). A park is included, which has a historical stone archway that is perfect for ceremonies. A sculptured garden is also in the park. The View is on the 5th floor and has walls at the deck area that can retract to allow optimal room for your event. The View overlooks the North Shore Mountains and ocean, as well as the Lower Mainland. (The staff considers it the Mountain/Sky/Ocean View). There is also large lobby inside. The Gordon Smith Gallery is also available and located on the ground floor.
Four different packages are offered by the staff: Meeting, Celebration of Life, Wedding, and Holiday. Event items include audio equipment, chairs, lighting, and tables. The following services are available:
The facility has an exclusive catering partner; Forage Catering. Led by Chef Welbert Choi, Forage Catering focuses on cooking principles and progressive techniques all while using the best of what BC has to offer. Forage Catering features food & drink from local farmers, fishers, and foragers. Menu options are customizable. Your food can be in stations, plated, or buffet style.
The building has underground parking for up to 100 vehicles. There are two levels. In addition, there are elevators for easy access to your vehicle. A loading bay is also available, making it simple to load items. The facility is wheelchair accessible.
The venue is based in North Vancouver, BC. The closest airport is near Vancouver International Airport in Richmond, BC. Vancouver is known for its theatre, art, and filming spots, as well as lots of outdoor activities.
From 25 to 245
Catering / bar, clean up, event planning, event rentals, lighting / sound, outside vendors, set up
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Lena Legkaia, Married on 21/04/2018
The View is the BEST!
Stunning views, amazing staff, fantastic food, exceptional professionalism, and not enough wonderful adjectives to describe how the whole event turned out. Huge thank you to Allison for making it all so easy to organize, for providing support and ideas and doing so much of the planning on our behalf.
Would do it all again in a heartbeat!
Lena and Peter
Katrina Jenkins, Married on 07/10/2017
Allison, The View and Forage Caterinf were wonderful! Allison was positive, helpful and generous with her time. She was very responsive during the planning process and always willing to help.
In addition, during the set up and the event the entire Forage Catering team was fantastic. All of the staff truly went above and beyond. Everyone seemed to really care about the event, was professional, kind, helpful and friendly. The venue is great, the food was amazing, the crew was awesome and we could not have asked for anything different for our wedding. Highly recommended!!
Maddy Laberge, Married on 19/08/2017
I loved our wedding at the View. We had our ceremony on the patio overlooking the city of Vancouver and the reception inside. The View really does live up to it's name. They were great with letting up set up the day before and picking items up in the loading bay at a later day after the wedding.
Patrick Estey, Married on 12/08/2017
The View was an incredible venue for our wedding, and Allison Westbridge and the team at Forage Catering were amazing. The view is a stunning locale for a wedding with amazing scenery, and a very modern and spacious interiors. The food was absolutely spectacular, and Allison was extremely helpful, responsive and flexible.
Asako Morgan, Married on 09/07/2017
My husband and I were amazed by the venue manager Allison's hospitality and customer service, also friendly staffs, great catering foods, we would recommend to everyone getting married in North Vancouver.
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