The Electra

LMS 1866, Residential Section

Welcome to The Electra

A Mid-Century Icon in the Heart of Downtown Vancouver

Located at the corner of Burrard and Nelson in downtown Vancouver, The Electra is a solid class-A heritage building dating back to the year 1957. Formerly the headquarters of BC Hydro, the unique 21-story skyscraper was converted into residential and commercial strata units in 1995.  

The Electra is located in a convenient, central part of the city – within walking distance of everything from the grocery stores, trendy restaurants, shopping malls the seawall and even a popular movie theatre. In addition, residents enjoy access to The Electra’s gym, social club, billiards room, media room and outdoor BBQ area. The building also boasts three fully-equipped guest suites for the use of owners and residents, as well as one of the largest bike rooms in the city.



Book Our Facilities

We have 3 guest suites, a social club and a gym available for booking. Need an elevator to move? You can book that too.


Our Facilities

From guest suites to the social club, our gym or needing an elevator. Book any of these at your convenience!

Guest Suites

Have guest staying in town? Book one of our guest suites!

Social Club

Hosting an event and need more space? We've got you covered.


We've got a fully equipped gym for all your fitness needs. Book now!


Moving out or need to get rid of some things? Book an elevator!

View Our Facilities

Check out photos of all we have to offer and book whatever you need!

Guest Suite 1


Guest Suite 2


Guest Suite 3




Social Club




Our History

Former Miss Vancouver and BC Hydro employee, Carole Goldney, stands atop The Electra, in 1957 and in 2010. (Photo credit: BC Hydro)

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