The Radisson Edmonton South is located on Gateway Boulevard and is a 2 minute drive from the nearest Calgary Trail (Highway 2) interchange.
This hotel offers both smoking and non-smoking accommodations and has 235 units comprised of rooms and suites. All units include 42" flat-screen televisions, mini-fridges, free local calls, free wireless Internet access, individual climate control, desks with ergonomic chairs, free in-room coffee and tea, free newspapers, and telephones with voicemail. Free underground heated parking is available on site. This hotel is pet-friendly and charges $10 per night.
There are multiple on-site dining options at this property. The Atrium restaurant serves a breakfast buffet on Monday - Saturday from 6:30am - 10:00am and a Sunday brunch from 9:00am - 2:00pm. A lunch buffet is served on weekdays from 11:30am - 1:30pm. On Saturdays this restaurant serves a prime rib and seafood buffet from 5:30pm - 9:30pm and on Sundays an a la carte dinner is served from 5:30pm - 9:30pm. The Lion's Head Pub is a sports pub and is open for lunch on Monday - Thursday from 11:30am - 1:30pm. Lunch and supper service is available on Fridays and Saturdays from 11:30am - 2:30am. This pub is also open on Sundays from 11:30am - 12:00am (or 10:30am - 12:00am during the NFL season). Room service is available, daily, from 6:30am - 12:00am.
Other on-site amenities include 17 meeting rooms, fitness centre, indoor running track, indoor pool, spa, steam room, same-day dry-cleaning service (extra fee applies), and a gift shop.
The Southgate Shopping Centre (retail shopping and restaurants) is a 6 minute drive from this hotel. The West Edmonton Mall is about a 20 minute drive, west along Whitemud Drive, from this property. The West Edmonton Mall features retail shopping, restaurants, an indoor water park, an indoor theme park, a seal lion aquarium, and an ice skating rink. The Edmonton International Airport is a 25 minute drive south of this hotel, along Calgary Trail (driving time estimates: Google Maps).
Of the reviews used for this analysis, positive experiences outnumbered negative experiences.
Many guests described their rooms as clean and spacious, with one reviewer saying that they were "disappointed [they] did not spend more time in the room". Many reviewers also found their rooms to be well-appointed with modern furniture and several guests described their rooms as quiet.
Many guests thought the location of this hotel was convenient for accessing major highways, such as Highway 2 and Highway 14.
The front desk staff were frequently complimented for their friendly and helpful service. Guests described the check-in and check-out processes as efficient. One guest said that the staff "really understand customer service and genuinely seem to enjoy their jobs", while another reviewer was impressed when a front desk agent volunteered to look after her dog while she was away from the hotel.
The fitness facility (which was described as well-equipped by a few guests), indoor pool, in-room air conditioning, and free underground parking, were considered to be value added features by several reviewers. Several guests also noted that they would recommend this property to others or said that they would be likely to stay at this hotel again in the future.
As mentioned above, positive reviews outnumbered negative reviews, of those used for this analysis. However, there were a few common concerns expressed.
A few guests were disappointed by their experience at the on-site restaurant. A couple of guests found the menu prices expensive, while a couple of other reviewers found the food quality to be poor. One reviewer recommended dining at one of the several nearby restaurants instead.
The adjustable beds in the guest rooms were described as uncomfortable by a few reviewers. A couple of guests thought that the bathroom fixtures should be updated.
A couple of reviewers were unable to take advantage of the underground parking because their SUV-sized vehicles exceeded the height restriction.
gave this hotel an average score of 4.1 out of 5.0, with 88% of 186 guests recommending the property.
TripAdvisor.com ranked this hotel #14 out of 84 properties in Edmonton, based on 138 reviews.
Hotels.com gave this hotel an average score of 4.2 out of 5.0, from 91 guest reviews.