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Located in Downtown Edmonton within a mile (2 km) of West Edmonton Mall, The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald is within 2 miles (3 km) of other popular sights such as Commonwealth Stadium. This 4-star hotel has 198 guestrooms and offers conveniences like 2 restaurants, a full-service spa, and an indoor pool. Located centrally in Edmonton, it's also close to University of Alberta and Rexall Place.

Dining

Enjoy dining at one of 2 onsite restaurants including The Harvest Room, which specializes in local cuisine. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with 24-hour room service, or make new friends over drinks at the bar/lounge. For your convenience, a buffet breakfast is available for a fee.

Rooms

The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald's 198 air-conditioned rooms provide iPod docks, minibars, and coffee makers. Guests can expect to find LCD TVs with digital channels and pay movies. Pillowtop beds sport premium bedding and bathrooms offer hair dryers and designer toiletries. Free newspapers, safes, and phones are also available.

Property features

The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald features a full-service spa, an indoor pool, and a children's pool. Parking is CAD 35.00 per night (CAD 45.00 per night for valet parking)—but if you prefer not to drive, catch a ride in the airport shuttle (available 24 hours). Multilingual staff at the front desk are standing by 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this spa hotel include a health club, a spa tub, and a sauna.

Highlights

  • Close to West Edmonton Mall
  • Onsite dining
  • Spa
  • Indoor pool

The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald

Hotel Amenities

Room Amenities

The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald offers 198 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and minibars. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. LCD televisions come with digital channels and pay movies.

Bathrooms include bathrobes, designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include safes and coffee/tea makers. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Pay movies 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Electric kettle 
  • Digital TV service 
  • iPod docking station 
  • LCD TV 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 

Hotel Amenities

The 24-hour business center offers 2 computers with printers and high-speed Internet access, fax machine, and photocopier (surcharge for all). Complimentary coffee, tea, and magazines are provided. Wireless and wired Internet access is available in the lobby, lounge, and meeting rooms (surcharge). Approximately 12,000 square feet (1,115 square meters) of flexible meeting space is available; the Wedgwood Room, with its china-patterned ceiling, is a favorite for weddings. The hotel's fine-dining restaurant and lounge are decorated with antiques and museum-quality art.

One block from Shaw Conference Centre and two blocks from the Citadel Theatre and Edmonton City Centre Mall, The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald has gardens, fountains, and a gazebo; one of Canada's largest urban parklands is steps away.

The fitness centre (complimentary to guests) contains a 40 foot (12 meter) indoor saline pool, children's wading pool, spa tub, sauna, steam room, cardio- and strength-training equipment, and women's and men's locker rooms with showers. Therapeutic massage services, cranio-sacral therapy, Reiki, foot reflexology, and paraffin treatments also are available (surcharge).

Enjoy an after-work treat in The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald’s Confederation Lounge, featuring an outdoor patio and seasonal BBQ services, or indulge in a fine-dining experience in The Harvest Room, on the main floor of the hotel. For a pleasant and relaxed diner, take advantage of the hotel’s 24-hour in Room Dining for the ultimate experience in comfort and convenience.

  • Indoor pool 
  • Children's pool 
  • Spa tub 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Health club 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Conference space 
  • Business center 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Express check-in 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 198 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • Wedding services 
  • Concierge services 
  • Full-service spa 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge 
  • Computer station 
  • Airport transportation 
  • Meeting rooms 8 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Year Built 1915 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 12000 
  • RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge) 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1115 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 

Internet

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( CAD 14.95 per night ), Wired high-speed internet ( CAD 14.95 per night )

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge), RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge)

Spa Services

  • Prenatal massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Sports massage 
  • Hot stone massage 
  • Number of treatment rooms 3 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 

Where to Eat

The Harvest Room - Fine-dining restaurant located on the main floor of the hotel. Open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner; breakfast buffet served daily from 6:30 AM until 11 AM Monday through Friday, and from 7 AM until noon on weekends and holidays. A la carte breakfast also available.

The Confederation Lounge - Lounge equipped with outdoor patio and BBQ services (seasonal). Open daily from late morning to late evening; lunch, dinner, and appetizer menu.

24-hour in-room dining - For the ultimate experience in comfort and convenience. Children's menu available.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Nearby Things to Do

Enjoy a range of recreational amenities, including a visit to The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald fitness center and massage therapy rooms complete with separate cardio and weight training rooms, an indoor swimming pool, whirlpool, sauna, steam room, squash court and massage therapy services.

Additional features include babysitting/childcare, Smudge a yellow-lab canine ambassador welcoming guests in the lobby, and gift shops/newsstands.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Cross-country skiing nearby 
  • Snowshoeing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 

Hotel Policies

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: CAD 14.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): CAD 14.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: CAD 14.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for high-speed Internet (wired) in public areas: CAD 14.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: CAD 35.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: CAD 45.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: CAD 25 per pet, per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Hotel Name

  • Fairmont Hotel Macdonald
  • Fairmont Hotel Macdonald Edmonton
  • Fairmont Macdonald
  • Fairmont Macdonald Edmonton
  • Edmonton Fairmont
  • Fairmont Edmonton
  • Fairmont Hotel Edmonton
  • The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald Edmonton, Alberta

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of CAD 25 per pet, per day

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key Eco-Rating Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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