A selection of the best luxury hotels in Edmonton, Canada. A selection by Laura Becker
Stay in style at JW Marriott Edmonton ICE District, a 4-star hotel situated in Edmonton, 1.1 km from Shaw Conference Centre. This luxurious property offers a fitness centre, private parking, a shared lounge and bar. The hotel also provides a 24-hour front desk, an ATM, an indoor pool, hot tub, room service, and air-conditioned rooms with a wardrobe, coffee machine, fridge, safety deposit box, flat-screen TV and private bathroom with a shower. Enjoy a variety of breakfast options, including continental, Full English/Irish, and American, as well as vegetarian, dairy-free and gluten-free options at the restaurant, which serves American and Steakhouse cuisine. Spend time outdoors on the sun terrace and take part in activities such as hiking and cycling. Other amenities include a business centre, and popular nearby attractions include Rogers Place, Alberta Art Gallery, and Sir Winston Churchill Square. Edmonton International Airport is 27 km away.
Rooms: 346 Stars: 4
DoubleTree By Hilton, Edmonton Downtown provides guests with a hot tub, fitness centre and on-site bar to enjoy. Each air-conditioned room is fitted with a flat-screen TV, seating area and private bathroom with complimentary toiletries and hairdryer. A 24-hour front desk is available for guests’ convenience. Located near the Information Centre and Shaw Conference Centre, the hotel is 27 km from Edmonton International Airport.
Rooms: 254 Stars: 4
Experience the finest of luxury at The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald in Edmonton. This charming property offers breathtaking views of the River Valley and features a restaurant, spa with massage services, a fitness center and an indoor swimming pool. Each of the air-conditioned rooms boasts a flat-screen TV, a seating area, a desk and a hairdryer in the en suite bathroom. Select rooms offer city views. Enjoy regional Canadian cuisine for breakfast, lunch, dinner and weekend brunch at the Harvest Room, or relax with an afternoon tea or cocktail at the Confederation Lounge. The 24-hour business center ensures you stay productive. The hotel is conveniently located 1 km from Rogers Place and 11 km from West Edmonton Mall, with the Edmonton Valley Zoo a 15-minute drive away.
Rooms: 198 Stars: 4
Experience comfort and convenience at the DoubleTree by Hilton West Edmonton. This hotel offers cool and cosy rooms that come with a 42” flat-screen cable TV, free Wi-Fi, and a mini fridge. Enjoy a hearty breakfast at the on-site restaurant with bar. The hotel also provides access to a 24-hour heated swimming pool and fitness center. Located just 5 minutes from the famed West Edmonton Mall, 15 minutes from the city center, and 30 minutes from the airport, DoubleTree by Hilton West Edmonton is the perfect place to stay.
Rooms: 237 Stars: 4
Experience the best of luxury and comfort at the Sandman Signature Edmonton South Hotel. Located in Edmonton, Alberta, this hotel is just 13.6 km from the University of Alberta. Relax and unwind in the rooms that are furnished with free Wi-Fi, flat-screen cable TV, coffee facilities, microwave and refrigerator. Enjoy a dip in the indoor pool, work out in the gym or use the business centre. Savour delicious meals at the on-site dining options. Explore the nearby Mill Woods Golf Course which is 12.3km away or take a quick trip to the Edmonton International Airport which is 15.9 km away. Enjoy great value and a cozy atmosphere at the Sandman Signature Edmonton South Hotel.
Rooms: 198 Stars: 4
The Westin Edmonton provides a luxurious stay in the heart of downtown. With easy access to top attractions, modern amenities and spacious rooms, it’s the perfect place to rest after a day of exploring. Relax in a signature Westin Heavenly bed and enjoy complimentary Starbucks coffee. Take a dip in the indoor pool or work out in the state-of-the-art fitness centre. Visit the Art Gallery of Alberta, the Valley Zoo or the Old Strathcona Historic District, all within minutes of the hotel. Enjoy in-room dining 7 days a week and experience the convenience of being in the centre of Edmonton.
Rooms: 416 Stars: 4
Experience the best of luxury in Edmonton at Metterra Hotel on Whyte. Enjoy the contemporary-style and cozy atmosphere with rooms decorated in fire, earth, air, and water themes. Relax in the library with fireplace and take a spa bath in the spacious rooms. Take advantage of the 24-hour business center and gym, as well as laundry facilities. Located only 5 minutes from the University of Alberta and 15 minutes from the Royal Alberta Museum, it’s the perfect place to stay while enjoying the nearby attractions such as Mayfair Golf & Country Club and the Valley Zoo.
Rooms: 98 Stars: 4
Enjoy a unique stay at the Fantasyland Hotel, located adjacent to the West Edmonton Mall, Galaxyland Amusement Park, and mini golf course. Every room boasts a 42-inch flat-screen TV and small refrigerator, along with a coffee maker and safety deposit box. WiFi access is available with a fee. The full-service restaurant, L2 Grill, serves up delicious soups, salads, meats, and seafood in a cozy atmosphere. Meanwhile, the L1 Lounge is the ideal spot to grab a drink. Plus, West Edmonton Mall World Waterpark is a mere minute away and Fort Edmonton Park is 2.5 km away. Free parking is included.
Rooms: 355 Stars: 4
This Edmonton hotel is the perfect combination of convenience and comfort. Located in a 140-store shopping mall, just 3 blocks from Sir Winston Churchill Square, Delta Hotels by Marriott Edmonton Centre Suites offers free WiFi throughout the property. Each guest suite is equipped with a flat-screen TV, iPod dock, mini-refrigerator, and coffee machine. Some suites have a separate living room and a hot tub. On-site, Cocoa’s Restaurant and Lounge serves continental cuisine and regional specialties for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Additional amenities include a lobby with a gas fireplace, a fitness centre with hot tub, steam room, lockers and showers, complimentary guest laundry, and a business center with high-speed internet access. Victoria Golf Course and Driving Range is 5 km away and MacEwan University is only 4 minutes’ drive away.
Rooms: 153 Stars: 4
Varscona Hotel on Whyte is the perfect place for a hip, charming stay. Located just 4 km from the city centre and a 10 minute walk from the University of Alberta, it offers free WiFi throughout the property. Each guest room is traditionally styled with free Wi-Fi, cable TV, free local calling, and a work desk. A complimentary hot buffet breakfast is served daily and a large business centre is located off of the lobby. Queen Elizabeth Park is a short distance away and Edmonton Municipal Airport is only 25 minutes away. Enjoy the great location and amenities of Varscona Hotel on Whyte.
Rooms: 70 Stars: 4
Best areas to find hotels in Edmonton, Canada
Edmonton, Alberta, is one of Canada’s most vibrant cities, with a wealth of attractions and activities to explore. Whether you’re visiting for business or leisure, there is something for everyone in Edmonton. When looking for a hotel in Edmonton, there are several key areas to consider.
Downtown Edmonton is the heart of the city, home to many of the city’s most popular attractions. With a wide range of hotels, ranging from budget to luxury, this area is ideal for those looking to be in the centre of the action. From the historic Canada Place to the modern Rogers Place, there is plenty to explore in this area.
The University of Alberta is located in the city’s south side, making it a great spot for those looking to stay close to the campus. The area is home to a variety of student-friendly hotels and is a great choice for those looking for a unique experience.
The Whyte Avenue area is a popular nightlife district and is a great choice for those looking to be close to the city’s best bars and clubs. There are a variety of hotels in this area, from budget-friendly to luxury, so you can find something to suit your needs.
The south side of Edmonton is also home to a variety of hotels, including the West Edmonton Mall. This area is great for families, as there are plenty of attractions to explore in the mall, as well as a variety of restaurants and shops.
The Old Strathcona area is a great choice for those looking for a more relaxed atmosphere. With a variety of restaurants, shops, and galleries, this area is a great place to explore and relax. There are a variety of hotels in this area, ranging from budget to luxury, so you can find something to suit your needs.
The West End is another popular area of Edmonton, with a variety of attractions and activities to explore. This area is home to a variety of hotels, ranging from budget to luxury, so you can find something to suit your needs.
No matter which area of Edmonton you choose to stay in, you can be sure to find a hotel that will meet your needs. From budget to luxury, there are a variety of hotels to choose from in each area, so you can find exactly what you’re looking for.