Where do Stars Stay While Filming in Vancouver?

Ever wonder where celebrities stay while filming in Hollywood North? Take a look inside these exclusive properties — some of them renting for as much as $50,000 per month.


Actor Matt Damon and his family stayed in Vancouver for the summer of 2011 while filming Elysium. They rented a secluded home on the North Shore with a budget believed to be around $50,000 per month.



This resort-style luxury home in West Vancouver’s Gleaneagles area rents for $50,000 per month. It’s the type of secluded property that celebrities request while visiting Hollywood North. This 9,013-squ-ft home is on a private, gated property with views of the ocean, mountains and Howe Sound, with a hot tub, media room, billiards room and two wine rooms.






Actor John Cusack rented a downtown condo on Richards Street on two occasions. It rents for $25,000 per month, furnished. It has chandeliers throughout, 360-degree water and city views, lounge with a pool table, and a 1,600-sq-foot deck with a hot tub.









Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Jeff Bridges each rented out this Beach Avenue penthouse in downtown Vancouver, which goes for $20,000 per month furnished. The 3,000-sq-ft, 3 bed, 4 bath pad is on its own private floor, with spectacular views of the city, mountains and English Bay. Entertain on two sun terraces, complete with fireplace.









Tom Cruise with wife Katie Holmes and daughter Suri outside Science World in Vancouver on Feb. 9, 2011. The family rented out an entire floor of the Shangri-La while filming Mission: Impossible — Ghost Protocol. 



The view from the top of the Shangri-La hotel. Tom Cruise rented out an entire floor of the Shangri-La while filming Mission: Impossible — Ghost Protocol.



Channing Tatum has been hopping between the U.S. and B.C. lately to visit wife Jenna Dewan-Tatum (pictured) and newborn baby Everly. They are rumoured to be staying in a secluded home on the North Shore. Dewan-Tatum is here filming new TV series The Witches of Eastwick.




Jennifer Aniston in Love Happens, which was filmed in Vancouver. The actress reportedly rented out an entire floor of The Metropolitan Hotel while working here.





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