Welcome to our beautiful space
The Sanctuary at VanU, located at the corner of 49th and Oak, is the perfect venue for your special event.
This official Heritage building, with striking inside-outside modernist design, comes equipped with state-of-the art sound, lighting, and livestream equipment, flexible seating arrangements, and capacity for over 300 people.
The Sanctuary is just one of the many rooms available to book at our VanU campus. Get in touch today to book your spot!
The perfect venue for your event
An upgraded, modern venue with new sound, lighting and livestreaming services
The Sanctuary has state-of-the-art equipment, including multiple cameras for livestreamed events, and our space has recently been upgraded with new floors and versatile seating with 300+ capacity.
Everything you need on site
A versatile space
We rent our heritage venues and beautiful campus, with courtyard and gardens, for all kinds of ceremonies and community events.
Whether you’re planning a wedding, a memorial, a concert, a conference, a recital or rehearsal, a meditation or wellness retreat, we’ve got the space you’re looking for. What’s more, we have lay chaplains who can help plan and conduct your special ceremony.
Apart from our world-class sanctuary, we also have a compact banquet hall which we call Hewett Centre which is served by a full scale kitchen. Nearby are our accessible washroom facilities. Behind this space is our intimate meeting room called Fireside Room.
Our campus also has many other meeting spaces, meditation room, rolling large screen TV, sound system available throughout, with the ability to livestream. There is free Wifi, and natural light in all spaces.
In the heart of Vancouver
We are centrally located on major bus routes and near rapid transit, 15 minutes by vehicle to both YVR International Airport and downtown Vancouver.