Tucked off Whyte Avenue, Varscona Hotel is in the heart of Old Strathcona among the pubs and shops of the historic area. Within a short drive from the hotel, find the University of Alberta, University of Alberta Hospital and the attractions of Edmonton.
Before heading out for the day, take advantage of the complimentary Deluxe buffet breakfast that includes pastries, fresh fruit, yogurt and more. In the evenings (with the exception of Sundays), the hotel hosts a wine tasting for guests.
After time spent exploring the town, retire to a guest room where pillow-top mattresses and cozy spa bathrobes await. Check in with friends and colleagues using complimentary Wi-Fi access.
From the press:
“With an old-world country style, including plush handmade pillows in every room, the Varscona strikes a contemporary balance” -- Frommer’s
“Plush Old Strathcona boutique hotel, with every thinkable business amenity and many luxuries” -- Rough Guide
Infant cots / cribs
Newspaper / magazines
24-hour front desk
Express check-in / checkout
Laundry / dry cleaning
Room service (limited hours)
Coffee / tea-making facilities
Iron and ironing board
iPod/iPhone docking station
Complimentary Internet access
Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout
Complimentary valet service
Public car park
Accessible bathroom in some rooms
Accessible meeting room
Accessible path of travel
ADA compliant rooms
Please note: Some amenities may not be available in all rooms and some amenities or services incur an additional charge and are subject to change. Please check with the hotel directly.
Standard check-in time: 3pm. Minimum age required to check in: 18.
Standard checkout time: 12pm.
Children and additional guests
Children under 12 stay free of charge when sharing parents’ room and using existing bedding (on request).
Crib available on request, free of charge.
Pets are allowed on request (maximum weight 40lbs, maximum of two pets per room) and will be charged CAD$20 nonrefundable cleaning fee per night on checkout.
A nightly 3% (subject to tax) Destination Marketing Fee will be added to the nightly rate.
Cancellation policy & booking conditions vary by 'rate plan'. These will be displayed on the payment page after you have searched for your dates and selected a rate.
Varscona Hotel on Whyte is approximately a 25-minute drive from the Edmonton International Airport in good traffic. Cab fare is approximately CA$53 one way.
Rates may vary by date, are subject to availability and are not guaranteed until your purchase is complete.
You will pay the hotel in the hotel's local currency. The rate displayed (in GBP) is an estimate based on today's currency exchange rate.
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