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Sandman Signature Hotel & Suites Edmonton South

7.7 | Good
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Pet-friendly south Edmonton hotel near Hwy 2 with indoor pool and suites with full kitchens

Pros
  • Free parking and free wireless Internet
  • Many guests described their rooms as well-appointed
  • Many reviewers said that they would recommend this property to others
  • Several guests found the front desk agents to be friendly and helpful
  • A few guests complimented the food quality at the on-site restaurants
Cons
  • Several reviewers complained about the housekeeping service
  • A few guests found the room rates to be expensive
  • A couple of reviewers were disturbed in their rooms by noise
Freebies
Free Wi-Fi
Free Parking
Editor's Analysis
Updated Oct 20, 2014
Overview
The Sandman Signature Hotel & Suites Edmonton South is located on Ellerslie Road in Edmonton, Alberta. This hotel is situated in a commercial/industrial area in the south end of Edmonton, less than a 1 minute drive from the nearest Highway 2 or Calgary Trail interchange.

This property is 100% smoke free and offers 198 units comprised of guest rooms and suites. All units include alarm clock radios, climate control, coffee makers, safes, free wireless Internet access, irons and ironing boards, and hair dryers. Suites also include full kitchens, while selected suites include both kitchens and in-suite washers and dryers. Free outdoor parking is available on site. Pets are allowed at this property for an additional $20 per night fee.

On-site dining options include room service (6:00am - 12:00am, daily), Rockford (wok, bar, and grill), and CHOP Steakhouse and Bar. 

The Rockford is open from 6:00am - 11:00pm, Sunday to Thursday, and 6:00am - 12:00am, Friday - Saturday. 

CHOP Steakhouse and Bar is open on Mondays from 11:00am - 11:00pm, Tuesday - Thursday from 11:00am - 12:00am, Fridays from 11:00am - 1:00am, Saturdays from 4:00pm - 1:00am, and Sundays from 4:00pm - 11:00pm.

Other on-site amenities include an indoor heated pool, whirlpool, fitness centre, banquet facilities and meeting rooms, and a 24 hour business centre.

This hotel is about a 23 minute drive from the West Edmonton Mall (shopping, dining, indoor theme park, indoor water park, indoor ice skating rink, sea lion aquarium, and other entertainment venues). The downtown area of Edmonton, which features the entertainment district on Jasper Avenue, the Shaw Conference Centre (exhibitions and concerts), and the Art Gallery of Alberta, is about a 25 minute drive north of this property. The Edmonton International Airport (YEG), is about a 15 minute drive south of this hotel (driving time estimates: Google Maps).

Verified by a Front Desk Agent on July 5, 2012: Room service is available, daily, from 6:00am - 12:00am. Pet fees are $20 per night.
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The Good
Many reviewers stated that they were likely to return to this property or that they would recommend this hotel to others. Several guests described their rooms as clean and well-maintained, while many reviewers found their rooms to be well-appointed with modern decor and brightly lit. A few guests also specifically mentioned that their beds were comfortable.

Several reviewers also described the front desk agents as friendly and accommodating. A few guests also mentioned that the agents were quick to respond to concerns or special requests. One reviewer said that he had "visited many Sandman Hotels and this property offered the best service by far".

A few guests complimented the food quality at the on-site restaurants, while a couple of other reviewers said that they found the location convenient for accessing the Edmonton International Airport (YEG) and Highway 2 (Calgary Trail). 

The free wireless Internet was also mentioned, by a couple of guests, as an added value feature.
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The Bad
While many guests said that they would recommend this property to others, there were a few common concerns.

Several guests complained about the housekeeping service. Reviewers generally described their rooms as clean, however some guests described finding dirty dishes left behind by previous guests, a lack of housekeeping service on multi-night stays, and failure to have complimentary items, such as coffee and shampoo, replenished.

A few reviewers thought that the room rates were too expensive and one guest said that the "price [was] a bit steep for a Sandman property". 

A couple of guests were disturbed by noise in their rooms. One guest described banging doors in the halls and another guest said that he was "awakened by footsteps [in the room] above and noise in the hallway".

Other isolated complaints included: small indoor pool and poor selection of television channels and movies.
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TripAdvisor.ca ranked this hotel #43 out of 85 properties in Edmonton, based on 44 guest reviews.

Hotels.com gave this property an average score of 4.0 out of 5.0, from 41 reviews.

Expedia.ca gave this hotel an average score of 3.9 out of 5.0, with 71% of 14 guests recommending the property.

Verified by a Front Desk Agent on July 5th, 2012: Room service is available, daily, from 6:00am - 12:00am. Pet fees are $20 per night.
Editor's Analysis by Tammy B.
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Map Marker Sandman Signature Hotel & Suites Edmonton South
10111 Ellerslie Road SW, Edmonton, AB