Travelodge Winnipeg East is located at 20 Alpine Avenue in Winnipeg, Manitoba just off Fermor Avenue and the Trans Canada Highway (Route 135). Downtown Winnipeg is an approximate 16 minute drive north of the hotel and Winnipeg's international airport is a 28 minute drive to the north-west.
The 100% smoke-free and air-conditioned property has 2 storeys with no elevator, and 75 newly renovated rooms and suites. Renovations were completed in 2009 at which time the hotel received 4 Travelodge awards for their management, sales, marketing and also Property of the Year Award. The property maintains an indoor tropical courtyard in the pool area (along with sauna, whirlpool and kiddie pool) and features an attached 5-pin bowling lane (snacks available), plus an on-site restaurant and lounge.
Room and hotel amenities include complimentary wireless Internet (throughout hotel), free parking, free local telephone calls and voicemail, photocopy services, fax services, courier services, free weekday newspapers, coin-operated laundry services, luggage pick-up and storage, room service, in-room coffeemakers, 27" televisions, clock radios, hair dryers, individual AC/heat units, in-room microwaves and fridges, ironing boards, and irons.
Single rooms offer 1 King or 1 Queen bed while Double rooms offer 2 Queen size beds are based upon a 2-adult occupancy with an extra adult allowed for a surcharge. The hotel allows children under the age of 18 to stay free. Extra cots are $10, but cribs are provided free of charge. The hotel offers poolside rooms and suites for an extra charge. Pets are allowed to stay for a fee of $10 per stay.
On-site dining is available at the Marquee Restaurant & Lounge which is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. A coupon is available upon request at the Front Desk, which gives guests 10% off their meal.
The hotel also has a "Gaming Bar" that serves light meals and features a big-screen TV, pool table, electronic dart board and VLTs.
The hotel is located within a 15 minute drive of the following attractions, shopping, and restaurants:
The Forks Market and Riverwalk (restaurants, shopping)
The Royal Canadian Mint
St. Vital Mall
MTS Centre (venue)
IMAX Theatre at Portage Place Shopping Centre
The Centennial Concert Hall
(Google Maps are referenced for all driving times.)
Verified by the Front Desk Agent on July 23, 2012: hotel has 2 storeys with no elevator, pet policy, smoking policy, free wireless Internet throughout, air-conditioned throughout, a fine of $250 applies to guests who smoke in the hotel