There is a shared kitchen at the top floor and supermarkets are few blocks away. You can cook as you wish. Microwaves ovens, coffee machine and water boiler are provided in the room too. You can also find the iron in the wardrobe which you can iron your shirts and suits. However, no hairdryer is found in the room.
Situated at the throat of a main road, there are different bus routes. Just across the bridge you can find the Granville island. Or take the local bus to have a look at UBC. Located near downtown area, only 10 to 15 minutes walk And you will find a lot of shops and restaurants.