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Within a short walk of Confederation Building, Holiday Inn St. John's Conference Centre is within a mile (2 km) of Suncor Energy Fluvarium. This 252-room, 3-star hotel has a restaurant, an indoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center. It's near the airport and also near Pippy Park Headquarters and Commissariat House.


This hotel serves as home to a bar, along with a restaurant that specializes in Italian cuisine. Order from room service to satisfy your hunger without leaving your room. Start each morning with breakfast, served for a fee from 7 AM to 11 AM.


Holiday Inn St. John's Conference Centre's 252 rooms are air-conditioned and provide microwaves, refrigerators, and coffee makers. Guests can expect to find free WiFi and wired Internet, plus flat-screen TVs with cable channels and pay movies. Beds are dressed in pillow menus and bathrooms offer deep soaking tubs, hair dryers, and free toiletries. Other standard amenities include free weekday newspapers, video-game consoles, and phones.

Property features

Guests of Holiday Inn St. John's Conference Centre have access to an indoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. You can put free parking to good use if you drive. Multilingual staff at the 24-hour front desk can assist with dry cleaning/laundry, luggage storage, and securing valuables. Additional amenities include 11 meeting rooms, conference space, and a 24-hour business center.


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining
  • Indoor pool

Holiday Inn St. John's Conference Centre

180 Portugal Cove Road St. John's NL A1B2N2

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an indoor pool, Holiday Inn St. John's Conference Centre provides a waterslide and a 24-hour fitness center. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 3-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 1022 square feet (92 square meters) include conference space. This eco-friendly hotel also offers multilingual staff, coffee/tea in a common area, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Holiday Inn St. John's Conference Centre is a smoke-free property.

  • Total number of rooms - 252 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 92 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 11 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1022 
  • Meeting rooms 11 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Conference space 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Hair salon 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Restaurant 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Waterslide 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Free self parking 
  • Year Built 1966 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Indoor pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Waterslide  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Free self parking

Room Amenities

Holiday Inn St. John's Conference Centre offers 252 air-conditioned accommodations with video-game consoles and coffee/tea makers. A pillow menu is available. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with deep soaking bathtubs, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary weekday newspapers, and phones. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Free dial-up Internet access 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Video-game console 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Pillow menu 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Breakfast is available for a surcharge and served each morning between 7 AM and 11 AM.

Eastside Marios - This restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Costellos Lounge - This bar specializes in Italian cuisine and serves light fare only.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a waterslide, an indoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center.

Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool or fitness facility without adult supervision. Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool or fitness facility.

  • Golfing nearby 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 19

Check-in time starts at 4:30 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of CAD 35 per accommodation, per stay, plus a deposit of CAD 35 per stay
  • Dogs and cats only
  • 2 per room (up to 44.09 lb)
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions

This property accepts major credit cards to guarantee the reservation for any bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking. Debit cards and prepaid credit cards are not accepted. To complete the reservation process and obtain additional information, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Waterslide hours are 5-9 PM Friday, 9 AM-9 PM Saturday, and 9 AM-1 PM Sunday.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Deposit: CAD 250.00 per stay
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between CAD 10 and CAD 35 per person (approximately)
  • Pet deposit: CAD 35 per stay
  • Pet fee: CAD 35 per accommodation, per stay
  • Late check-out fee: CAD 100
  • Rollaway bed fee: CAD 10 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Holiday Inn Government Hotel
  • Holiday Inn St. John's Government Centre
  • Holiday Inn St. John's Government Centre Hotel
  • Holiday Inn Government Centre Hotel
  • Holiday Inn Government Centre
  • Holiday Inn St. John's Conference Centre Hotel

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Up to 2 children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. 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. Construction is underway at a neighboring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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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