Editor's Top 10 Picks

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Book from ~$108 CAD
Comfortable hotel in downtown Edmonton with well-liked dining, river views and location
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Many guests found the location of this hotel convenient for accessing downtown attractions on foot
  • Many reviewers described their rooms as clean, spacious, and well-appointed
  • Many guests found the staff of this hotel very helpful
  • Several guests said that they would recommend this property to others
  • Several reviewers complimented the views of the Saskatchewan River from their guest rooms and the restaurant
Cons
  • Several guests thought that the parking rates were too expensive ($25 per night)
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Book from ~$193 CAD
Well loved and hospitable south Edmonton hotel offering luxury amenities at good value
Pros
  • Free amenities: breakfast, valet parking, high speed Wi-Fi, local calls, evening wine tastings
  • Many guests found the location convenient for accessing shopping and dining venues on foot
  • Many reviewers described their rooms as clean and comfortable
  • Several guests complimented the staff for their friendly and efficient service
  • Several reviewers said that they would stay at this hotel again in the future
  • Some guests thought the hotel offered very good value
Cons
  • A few guests were disturbed by street noise in their rooms
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Book from ~$203 CAD
Elegant boutique hotel in downtown Edmonton, highly praised for its dining and location
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, made to order breakfast, evening wine and cheese sampler, local calls
  • Many guests described the staff as friendly and attentive
  • Many reviewers found their rooms to be clean, quiet, and well-appointed
  • Many guests complimented the quality of the free a la carte breakfast
  • Several reviewers said that they would recommend this property to others
Cons
  • Overnight valet parking is $20 (3 pm-11 am) and $30 for 24 hours
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Book from ~$127 CAD
Popular Edmonton hotel near Kingsway Mall with on-site dining and pool with waterslide
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, parking, local calls
  • Rooms were clean, quiet and well equipped said guests
  • Great location for downtown, shopping, dining and various attractions
  • Staff were pleasant and concerned about your stay
  • Guests highly approved of the dining on site
  • Fun pool and great to have a Timmies on site!
Cons
  • Occasionally a guest said they could hear others in the hallways
  • On occasion guests found the parking lot a little congested
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Book from ~$191 CAD
Highly praised downtown Edmonton hotel with modern decor, restaurant and many freebies
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, hot breakfast, parking, wine tasting, all day coffee, local calls
  • Many guests complimented the staff for their friendly and helpful service
  • Many reviewers described their rooms as clean and well-appointed
  • Many guests said that they were likely to stay at this hotel again in the future
  • Many reviewers found the location convenient for accessing downtown attractions on foot
  • The food quality at the free breakfast was frequently complimented by guests
Cons
  • A couple of guests complained about slow elevators
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Book from ~$120 CAD
Popular but dated West Edmonton hotel with indoor pool and family suites with kitchenette
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, parking, local calls
  • Many guests found the location convenient for accessing West Edmonton Mall, restaurants and stores
  • Many guests were pleased with the family suites and their well-equipped rooms
  • The indoor pool was enjoyed by many guests
Cons
  • A few guests complained about being overcharged
  • Several guests found their rooms and the hot tub to be too hot
  • Some found the hotel dated and said the pool needed a makeover
  • Cleanliness inconsistencies were mentioned at times
  • Service and ambiance lacking at the on site restaurant
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Book from ~$189 CAD
Historic luxury downtown Edmonton hotel with indoor pool, restaurants & pet-friendly rooms
Pros
  • Many guests complimented the customer service at this hotel
  • Many reviewers thought that the hotel appeared to be well-appointed with furnishings and decor
  • Many guests mentioned that they were likely to stay at this property again in the future
  • Several guests described their rooms as clean, well-maintained, and quiet
  • Several reviewers thought that the location was ideal for accessing downtown attractions on foot
Cons
  • A couple of guests complained about extra fees for Wi-Fi ($14.95 per 24 hrs for non-Club members)
  • Self-parking is $25 and valet parking is $35 per night (or $16 for under 4 hours)
  • A few reviewers thought that some of the additional fees, such as parking, were expensive
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Book from ~$118 CAD
Highly praised south Edmonton hotel with well-appointed rooms, free breakfast & free parking
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, breakfast, parking, local calls, newspapers
  • Many reviewers described their rooms as clean and spacious
  • The staff were a highlight for many at this hotel with very friendly and accommodating service
  • A few guests complimented the food quality at the free breakfast
  • Many guests said that they were likely to return to this hotel again in the future
  • Guests seemed to appreciate the value of this well-run hotel
  • Guests liked being within walking distance of Whyte Avenue restaurants
Cons
  • A couple of guests described the decor as dated
  • A couple of reviewers thought that the views from their guest rooms were unpleasant
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Book from ~$116 CAD
Pet-friendly northwest Edmonton hotel with restaurant and kitchenette and jacuzzi suites
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi and free parking
  • Many guests described their rooms as clean and spacious
  • Many reviewers thought that the room rates were reasonable
  • The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly and helpful service
  • Several guests praised the food at the on-site restaurant
  • Several reviewers found the location convenient for exploring the city by car
Cons
  • Several guests complained that the Wi-Fi signal was slow and unreliable
  • A couple of guests did not appreciate the older-style TVs in their rooms
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Book from ~$200 CAD
All-suite downtown Edmonton hotel well liked for location, comfort and spacious rooms
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Many guests described their suites as clean and spacious
  • Many reviewers found their suites well-equipped with amenities
  • Many guests found the location for accessing shopping and restaurants on foot
  • Several reviewers described the staff as friendly
Cons
  • Parking costs $5 per night for outdoor and $15 per night for indoor parking

7 Other Hotels Close to Kingsway Mall

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Across from City Centre Airport, with a conference centre, restaurant & piano bar
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free parking and free breakfast
  • Many guests described their rooms as clean
  • The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly service
  • Many reviewers praised the food at the on-site restaurant
  • A few guests found the hotel centrally located for exploring the area by car
  • A couple of reviewers appreciated that pets were permitted
Cons
  • A couple of guests complained that the fitness centre was too small and poorly equipped
Location
Chateau Louis is a 4-star hotel with a touch of luxury just a 4-minute drive or 14-minute walk from the mall.
Getting Around: Public Transit
A bus stop can be found within a 1-minute walk of the hotel (route #12) that takes guests directly to the mall in approximately 6 minutes.
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Book from ~$106 CAD
Pet-friendly Edmonton hotel 7 min to city centre with spa & restaurant but mixed reviews
Pros
  • Free wireless Internet, free local calls, free newspapers, and free parking
  • The staff were frequently described as friendly and helpful
  • Several guests found their rooms to be clean
  • A few reviewers found the location convenient for accessing the nearby hospital and City Centre Airport
  • A few guests thought that the hotel offered good value for the money they spent
Cons
  • Many guests thought that the hotel appeared run-down and required upgrades
  • Many reviewers were disturbed by noise in their rooms
  • Several guests found the in-room dining expensive and the food quality to be poor
Location
Located in front of the now defunct City Centre Airport, and near big-box shopping, this Ramada hotel and conference centre is a 4-minute drive or 17-minute walk from the mall.
Getting Around: Public Transit
The bus stop for route #12 can be found across the street from the hotel, taking guests directly to the mall in approximately 8 minutes.
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Book from ~$151 CAD
Pet-friendly but dated downtown Edmonton hotel with indoor pool and on-site dining
Pros
  • Free wireless Internet, free newspapers, free mineral water, and free in-room coffee
  • Many guests found the location of this hotel convenient for accessing downtown attractions
  • A few guests described their rooms as clean, well-appointed, and spacious
  • A few reviewers complimented the pleasant views of the city from their guest rooms and the penthouse pool area
Cons
  • Self-parking is $31 and valet parking is $39 per night
  • Many guests found the on-site parking rates to be expensive and the parking facility confusing to locate
  • Several reviewers thought that the hotel was in need of upgrades
  • Several guests described feeling unsafe in the neighbourhood immediately surrounding the hotel
  • A few guests were disturbed in their rooms by noise
Location
Centrally located north of downtown Edmonton, the Sutton Place hotel is right near the Edmonton City Centre Mall, and is a 6-minute drive from the Kingsway Mall.
Getting Around: Public Transit
A number of bus routes are available travelling between this hotel and the Kingsway Mall. Approximate travel time is 16 minutes from door to door.
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Book from ~$155 CAD
Pet-friendly but dated downtown Edmonton hotel in the City Centre mall with free Wi-Fi 
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Many guests described the staff as friendly, helpful, and professional
  • Many reviewers thought that the hotel was conveniently located for accessing downtown attractions
  • The guest rooms were frequently described as clean and spacious
  • A few guests stated that they were likely to return to this hotel in the future
Cons
  • Weekend parking is $14 per day and weekday parking costs $25 per day
  • Several guests complained that the windows in their rooms faced the interior of the mall and did not provide natural light
  • Several reviewers were disappointed by the in-room dining menu and service
  • Many guests complained of dated rooms
Location
Located inside the City Centre Mall, this Delta hotel is a good choice for those travelling to shop, as it is only a 6-minute drive from the Kingsway Mall.
Getting Around: Public Transit
A large number of bus routes travelling between the two malls are available in under a 20-minute travel time.
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Book from ~$131 CAD
Clean but dated downtown Edmonton hotel with indoor pool and free downtown shuttle
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi and free downtown shuttle
  • Many guests praised the hotel's central locale and proximity to restaurants and shopping
  • Several reviewers enjoyed their clean and comfortable rooms
  • Guests reported that some floors are renovated and some are not
  • Several guests found the staff friendly and helpful
Cons
  • Parking costs $18.75 per day
  • Some lodgers complained that the parking fee and cost of the breakfast affected overall value
  • A couple guests complained of noise disturbances from other guests
Location
Situated next door to Beaver Hills House Park, this Coast Edmonton Plaza Hotel in downtown Edmonton is an approximate 7-minute drive from the Kingsway Mall.
Getting Around: Public Transit
A 2-minute walk will bring guests to a number of bus routes travelling to the mall. Approximate travel time is 14 minutes.
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Book from ~$152 CAD
Comfortable downtown Edmonton hotel with indoor pool but extra Wi-Fi and parking fees
Pros
  • Pets stay for free
  • Executive rooms and suites include free shoe shine service, free wireless Internet, free local calls, and free long-distance calls in North America
  • Many guests complimented the staff for their friendly and helpful service
  • A few reviewers complimented the views from their guest rooms
  • Many guests found this hotel conveniently located for accessing downtown attractions on foot
  • Many reviewers described their rooms as clean and their beds as comfortable
Cons
  • Wi-Fi costs $9.95 or $12.95 per 24 hours
  • Self-parking costs $29 and valet parking costs $35 per night
  • A couple of guests were disturbed by noise in their rooms
  • Many guests were displeased with the extra fees charged
Location
Situated in downtown Edmonton, within a 10-minute walk of the waterfront and Louis McKinley Park, the Westin is an 8-minute drive from the Kingsway Mall. 
Getting Around: Public Transit
A number of routes travel between this hotel and the mall, but the best options are the #8 or #15, which will drop guests at the Kingsway Transit Centre in approximately 15 minutes.
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All-suite hotel with full kitchens in downtown Edmonton with indoor pool and free parking
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi and free parking
  • Many guests described their rooms as clean and spacious
  • The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly and helpful service
  • Many reviewers found the location convenient for accessing downtown destinations on foot
  • Many guests thought that the room rates were reasonable
  • Several reviewers found their beds comfortable
Cons
  • Several guests found the elevators to be slow
  • Several reviewers said that the underground parking facility was a bit tight
Location
Situated in a business neighbourhood in downtown Edmonton, the Alberta Place Hotel is an approximate 7-minute drive from the Kingsway Mall.
Getting Around: Public Transit
A number of different bus routes can be caught within a 5-minute walk of the hotel, travelling to the mall in approximately 17 minutes.

Tips For Staying Near Kingsway Mall

Location
Just south of the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology Campus in North Central Edmonton, the Kingsway Mall, the second largest shopping centre in Alberta, is also next door to the Royal Alexandra Hospital and the now closed City Centre Airport.
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Getting Around
Downtown Edmonton is an approximate 6-minute drive from the mall, depending on traffic, and the Edmonton International Airport (YEG) is an approximate 35-minute drive away. The Yellowhead Highway is a 6-minute drive north of the mall, while the West Edmonton Mall (the largest mall in Alberta) is a 17-minute drive away.
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Shopping
Anchored by The Bay and Sears, the mall also features stores such as H&M, Target and Sportchek, as well as many more. For a downloadable map and store directory, visit their website.
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Getting Around: Public Transit
Kingsway Transit Centre is situated at the southeast corner of the mall, serviced by Edmonton Transit Services. As of December 2013, development is also underway for the Kingsway / Royal Alex LRT Station.

A single-ride adult fare is $3.20, and an unlimited-use day pass can be purchased for $9, valid for one adult and up to four children. More fare and route information can be found on the ETS website.
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Parking
Over 3,900 parking spots are available throughout two levels on the east side of the complex, free to shoppers, including special spots for hybrid, electric and smart cars.
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Other Tips
Due to development of the LRT Station, many main thoroughfares surrounding the mall may be closed, making driving there a little more complicated. For all traffic and development updates, visit their website.
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