Fairmont Hotel Macdonald

10065 - 100th Street, Edmonton, AB T5J 0N6, Canada
+1 780 424 5181

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rate per night

8,9

Excellent
based on 5 427 reviews
Fairmont Hotel Macdonald - Edmonton, AB, Canada
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CheapTickets R2 236
Priceline R2 269
Hotwire R2 547
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Good to know

Distance to city centre 0,6 km
Location rating 7,9
Nearest airport Edmonton
Distance to airport 26,6 km

Rooms

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King rooms

R2 236+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
King bed
R2 236 per night
Unknown
R2 269 per night
Unknown
R2 837 per night
King bed
R3 018 per night
Unknown
R3 031 per night
Unknown
R3 343 per night

Double rooms

R2 905+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
Queen bed
R2 905 per night
Unknown
R3 283 per night
Unknown
R4 692 per night

Queen rooms

R2 547+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
Queen bed
R2 547 per night
Unknown
R2 618 per night
Unknown
R2 906 per night
Queen bed
R3 334 per night

Deluxe rooms

R2 922+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
King bed
R2 922 per night
Double bed
R3 118 per night
Double bed
R3 237 per night
Unknown
R3 548 per night
Unknown
R4 419 per night

Standard rooms

R3 216+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
Unknown
R3 216 per night

Reviews

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Traveller rating

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nice and the room in 55 reviews
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  • Excellent
    Feb 2020
    9,0

    That for such an historical hotel it had NO old musty smell! THAT alone was a plus for me.

    Nothing!

  • Excellent
    Feb 2020
    10,0

    Our room was complementary upgraded which was a nice surprise. The hotel was unable to give me the govt discount since I booked through bookings.com. Thank you Mallory!

    The bathroom lights were not working properly always kind of flickering.

  • Excellent
    Feb 2020
    10,0

    Beautiful and elegant, staff treated us with thoughtful courtesy from the message early in the day of checking in (welcoming us and giving us the opportunity to ask about parking before we arrived) to check out - whole experience was perfect.

  • Excellent
    Feb 2020
    10,0

    Very friendly, professional and welcoming staff.

  • Good
    Feb 2020
    8,0

    Any staff we had interaction with were exceptional. It is a beautiful historic building with great charm in the lobby area. It's a great location and a special piece of Edmonton history. I would stay there again. The bartender in the Bar area was great - personable, friendly, fast and efficient.

    We upgraded our room to the Gold Floor for the cost of $80. It was suggested the upgraded room would be superior to the basic room we originally booked - and included breakast - and appetizers the evening we checked in. The upgraded room was fine - but nothing special. There was no place to sit in the room! No arm chairs - so the only place to read or do anything was sitting on the bed. It was awkward. I don't think our room had been used for awhile because there was dust on the TV console table you could write your name in. Other than that, the room appeared clean. The appetizers and breakfast, included with the upgrade, had obviously been sitting for awhile - they weren't hot (some were cold) so that was a bit disappointing. Having said that and even taking into consideration some of the disappointment we experienced - I WOULD stay there again but would be more specific in my requests - for example, does our room have a chair to sit in?!! I might be a bit more assertive next time - and ask if there were hot items that could replenish the appetizers and breakfast! It's a beautiful building and the staff were wonderful.

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About

Overview

For more than 100 years, Fairmont Hotel Macdonald has effortlessly delivered timeless luxury in the heart of Edmonton. The hotel has earned the spotlight as one of the city's most sought-after locations ideal for family stays or business travelers. Situated downtown with sweeping views of the North Saskatchewan River Valley, the hotel is located just minutes from the city's most notable attractions, including The Royal Alberta Museum, Roger's Place, and just a short drive to Elk Island National Park.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Air conditioning

8,9 Excellent

based on 5 427 reviews

9,0

Service

8,4

Breakfast

7,6

Room

5,3

WiFi

Things to know

  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Nice building
  • Professional service
  • Pleasant entrance area

Check in

15:00

Check out

12:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities

Fitness centre
Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Disabled access
ATM on-site
Business centre
Car hire
Wi-Fi
Concierge service
Currency exchange on-site
Gift shop
Laundry service
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Room service
Bicycle hire
Hot tub
Indoor pool
No smoking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Express check out
Air-conditioned
24-hour front desk
Safe
Sauna
Designated smoking area
Storage available
Terrace/Patio
EV charging station
Lift
Hiking
Massage
Laundry facilities
Spa
Child pool
Hairdryer
Babysitting/child care services (surcharge)
Internet (surcharge)
Parking (surcharge)
Steam room
Wedding services
Grill
Golf
Airport shuttle

FAQs when booking at Fairmont Hotel Macdonald

What kid-friendly amenities can guests expect to be provided with by the Fairmont Hotel Macdonald?

If you will be staying at the Fairmont Hotel Macdonald with your family, there are many amenities for you to benefit from, including rollaway cots and baby cribs that can be placed in your room at no additional cost. To keep the little ones entertained during your trip, there are children’s bikes that can be rented for free, as well as a kid-friendly wading pool that is equipped with toys. When checking in to the hotel, it is possible to ask for a kid-friendly amenity kit that includes items such as gentle shampoo, bubble bath, and lotion.

What dining options are there for guests to choose from at the Fairmont Hotel Macdonald?

Known for being one of the most popular restaurants at the Fairmont Hotel Macdonald, the Harvest Room offers a selection of Alberta beef and locally caught fish. For a casual appetizer and a handcrafted cocktail, head to the Confederation Lounge, a restaurant that contains floor-to-ceiling windows, offering guests an impressive view of the surrounding region. Sunday Brunch is offered every week in the Empire Ballroom, and items such as omelets, seafood, and crepes are offered.

What wedding amenities can couples choose from at the Fairmont Hotel Macdonald?

For those that will be hosting their special day at the Fairmont Hotel Macdonald, there are many amenities and services for you to book, including table settings, live music, floral arrangements, and photography. Additionally, there is an on-site catering team that will work with you to develop your dream reception menu, with some options being passed hors d’oeuvres, dinner buffets, plated entrees, dessert stations, special kid-friendly menus, and traditional wedding cakes.

What are the most popular rooms for guests to stay in at the Fairmont Hotel Macdonald and why?

To stay in a room that is spacious yet affordable, reserve a Deluxe View Room, an option that can fit up to four people and contains a comfortable sitting area. If you would like to stay in a particularly unique room, there is the Signature Room, a choice that has a historical theme and is known for being particularly popular among business travelers. Known for being the largest standard guest room for visitors to choose from, the Grand Deluxe View Room spans across 450 sq ft and includes a large work area.

How can guests go from Edmonton International Airport to the Fairmont Hotel Macdonald?

If your main priority is to go from Edmonton International Airport to the Fairmont Hotel Macdonald as quickly as possible, you will find that it is best to drive, as doing so will only take you between 30 to 40min when there are no problems with the weather or traffic. Using a ridesharing service is an option, and the standard Uber fare will cost you around 45 CAD (approximately 33 USD). If you decide to use public transportation instead, grab the local bus and tram, which will only take you 1h to 1h 15min depending on which lines you take. (Prices checked 07/08/19).

Where is Fairmont Hotel Macdonald located?

Fairmont Hotel Macdonald is located at 10065 - 100th Street, 0,6 km from the centre of Edmonton. Shaw Conference Centre is the closest landmark to Fairmont Hotel Macdonald.

When is check-in time and check-out time at Fairmont Hotel Macdonald?

Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 12:00 at Fairmont Hotel Macdonald.

Does Fairmont Hotel Macdonald offer free Wi-Fi?

No, Fairmont Hotel Macdonald does not offer free Wi-Fi.

Does Fairmont Hotel Macdonald offer free parking?

No, Fairmont Hotel Macdonald does not offer free parking.

Does Fairmont Hotel Macdonald offer free airport shuttle service?

No, Fairmont Hotel Macdonald does not offer free airport shuttle service.

How far is Fairmont Hotel Macdonald from the airport?

Fairmont Hotel Macdonald is 26,6 km from Edmonton.

Can you bring pets to Fairmont Hotel Macdonald?

Yes, Fairmont Hotel Macdonald is a pet-friendly hotel.

Does Fairmont Hotel Macdonald have a pool?

Yes, Fairmont Hotel Macdonald has a pool on-site.

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Location

Most popular landmarks

  • Shaw Conference Centre 275 m
  • Art Gallery of Alberta 0,5 km
  • Muttart Conservatory 1 km
  • Telus Field 1,1 km
  • Alberta Legislature Building 1,3 km
  • Rutherford House 2,5 km

Getting around

Edmonton 26,6 km
Red Deer 153,6 km
Edmonton 5,1 km

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