This was posted 1 February on AirlinesAndDestinations.com:
"Happily for frequent fliers, the dark, dank, cramped, downright depressing airport hotel is gradually becoming a thing of the past. Oh, places like that still exist, of course, especially in smaller markets. But in major markets of the developed world, global hotel brands are providing major upgrades in consumer choice.
"A good case in point is the Vancouver Airport Marriott Hotel, located in Richmond, British Columbia ...''
If you're interested, go to AirlinesAndDestinations.com. For now at least, the story is flagged on the home page. Click on 'read more' and it will carry you directly to the review, or find it under "Hotel Reviews' downpage.