Our picks are quality hotels which can be reached on foot from the new Rogers Place arena.

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Editor's Top 8 Picks

Editor's Picks
Book from ~C$418 
Recently renovated downtown Edmonton hotel near Rogers Place with restaurant
This recently renovated hotel is well liked by guests accessing Rogers Place arena, as it's only a 5-minute walk away.
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, wired Internet, bottled water, local calls, newspapers
  • Rooms were clean and spacious with very comfy beds
  • Location was an easy walk to restaurants and shopping, and Rogers Place arena.
  • Staff were caring, efficient and helpful
  • Restaurant was well liked for their breakfast and reasonable prices
  • Wi-Fi was rated excellent
Cons
  • Self-parking is $32 and valet parking is $42 per day
  • Some rooms faced the mall and provided no natural light
  • Some guests found long walks to room from the elevator
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Book from ~C$94 
Popular downtown Edmonton hotel with indoor pool, restaurant and free area shuttle
Only an 8-minute walk to Rogers Place, this newly renovated hotel offers well-appointed rooms near Jasper Avenue restaurants. Its free weekday downtown shuttle adds convenience and value, especially during Edmonton's chillier winter season.
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, downtown shuttle, local calls, PressReader
  • Rooms were clean and well appointed with comfortable beds
  • Location was downtown in walking distance of restaurants, transit and shopping
  • Staff were friendly and knowledgeable
  • Guests enjoyed meals on site
  • Many found good value at this hotel
  • Wi-Fi was rated excellent
Cons
  • Parking costs $20.95 per night
  • Some missed having snack-type vending machines on site
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Book from ~C$185 
Elegant boutique hotel in downtown Edmonton, highly praised for its dining and location
Guests can reach the venue in 15 minutes on foot or 8 minutes by car or light rail transit.
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, made-to-order breakfast, evening wine, fruit and cheese sampler, local calls
  • Rooms were very clean and well-appointed
  • Location was excellent-an easy walk to great dining, shopping, public transit and downtown attractions
  • Staff were friendly, attentive and professional
  • Breakfast was excellent
  • Madison’s Grill offered delicious food
  • Wi-Fi was rated excellent
Cons
  • Parking is $20 (3 pm-11 am) and $30 for 24 hours
  • Some felt the free breakfast hours were too short
  • Some found the rooms small and not well set up for working at the desk
  • Guests were disappointed with extra charges
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Book from ~C$255 
Highly praised downtown Edmonton hotel with modern decor, restaurant and many freebies
The Matrix Hotel is a 16-minute walk or 6-minute drive to the arena. Light rail is only a 12-minute ride.
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, hot breakfast, parking, area shuttle, loaner bikes, wine tasting, bottled water, all day coffee, local calls, newspapers
  • Rooms were clean, comfortable and well-appointed
  • Location was convenient to restaurants, shops, Rogers Place and public transit
  • Staff gave friendly, kind and helpful service
  • Breakfast was generous and tasty with lots of variety
  • Wi-Fi was rated excellent
Cons
  • Some guests had difficulty regulating their room temperature
  • A few guests did not like the room with the bathroom door facing the bed
  • A few guests complained of noise from within the hotel
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Book from ~C$165 
Comfortable hotel in downtown Edmonton with well-liked dining, river views and location
This hotel is a 17-minute walk or 9-minute drive or bus ride to Rogers Place.
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, wired Internet, morning coffee, newspapers
  • Rooms were clean, spacious and well-appointed
  • Location was handy to good restaurants, Rogers Place and other downtown destinations
  • Staff were well mannered and accommodating
  • Guests enjoyed great views from some rooms
  • Good dining, breakfast and views from the restaurant on site
  • Wi-Fi was rated very good by guests
Cons
  • Underground valet parking and outdoor parking is $30 per day
  • Some complained of small and slightly dated rooms
  • A few guests found the elevator slow
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Book from ~C$352 
Historic luxury downtown Edmonton hotel with indoor pool, restaurants & pet-friendly rooms
This hotel is also a 17-minute walk or a 9-minute drive or bus ride to the venue.
Pros
  • Free amenities: newspapers
  • Rooms were clean and comfortable
  • Location was excellent—an easy walk to restaurants and downtown attractions
  • Staff did a good job and were friendly
  • Guests often enjoyed the dining and room service
  • Guests loved the river valley views from their rooms and the restaurant
Cons
  • Wi-Fi $14.65 per 24 hrs for non-Club members
  • Self-parking is $35 and valet parking is $45 per night
  • A few guests complained of noise transfer from the hallways, nearby rooms and traffic
  • Some found the hotel, dining and parking expensive
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Book from ~C$199 
Well loved downtown Edmonton aparthotel on Jasper Ave with full kitchens & fast free Wi-Fi 
This hotel is a 19-minute walk or 8-minute drive to the venue. Guests can also ride on the bus or tram for 14 minutes.
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, laundry detergent
  • Suites were very clean, spacious and well equipped
  • Location was excellent-an easy walk to groceries, restaurants, shops, public transit and the river valley trails
  • Staff were endearing and cheerful, offering good service
  • Good value and peaceful atmosphere at this hotel
  • Wi-Fi was rated excellent by guests
Cons
  • Parking (outdoor) is $5 and (indoor) is $15, per night
  • Noise from heaters and traffic a mild disturbance for a few guests
  • Parking in the underground lot could be tight for trucks and larger vehicles
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Book from ~C$167 
Popular Edmonton hotel near Kingsway Mall with on-site dining and pool with waterslide
This hotel is a 32-minute walk, a 9-minute drive or 15 minutes by public transit to the venue.
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 amenable and helpful with requests
  • 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

2 Other Hotels Close to Rogers Place

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Book from ~C$259 
Well-liked downtown Edmonton hotel with indoor pool, day spa, restaurant and lounge 
Location
Located in downtown Edmonton, the Westin is an approximate 13-minute drive from the stadium.
Getting Around: Public Transit
About 2 minutes away on foot is Central Station, where guests can take the LRT directly to Rexall Place. Total travel time is approximately 12 minutes.
Money-saving
Promotions for certain dates or events can be found at this hotel, but an inquiry with the hotel must be made directly.
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi in public areas, pet stays, newspapers
  • Rooms were clean and well appointed with very comfy beds
  • Location was handy to downtown restaurants, shopping, Rogers Place, Churchill Square, public transit and the River Valley Park
  • Staff were personable, accommodating and friendly
  • Guests really enjoyed the dining and buffet breakfasts on site
  • Wi-Fi was rated as good
Cons
  • Wi-Fi costs $9.95 or $12.95 per day
  • Self-parking is $33 and valet parking is $43 per night
  • Some found the meal or room prices expensive
  • Some said the hotel was a little dated
  • Some found underground parking limited
Editor's Picks
Book from ~C$183 
Downtown Edmonton hotel with modern decor, hot tub and free hot breakfast
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, wired Internet, hot breakfast, newspapers
  • Rooms were clean and large with comfortable beds
  • Location was downtown in walking distance of restaurants and shopping
  • Staff were friendly, polite and helpful
  • Guests enjoyed the free breakfast
  • Wi-Fi was rated excellent
Cons
  • Outdoor parking is $24 and underground parking is $28 per night
  • Some guests were expecting more luxury services and a full restaurant
  • Some considered the area sketchy for walking around at night

Tips For Staying Near Rogers Place

Location
Rogers Place is Edmonton's new multi-use arena, replacing Northlands Coliseum as the home of the NHL's Edmonton Oilers. It is located downtown in the newly named Ice District and opened in September 2016.
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Getting Around
The Yellowhead Trail Highway, the northern leg of the Trans-Canada Highway can be reached in a 15-minute drive. The Edmonton International Airport (YEG) is an approximate 36-minute drive away.
 
The 
stadium is easily accessible by public transit. The MacEwan Station LRT is a 4-minute walk from the stadium and the bus stop is only a 1-minute walk. Cash fare is $3.25 per ride, or a day pass can be purchased for one adult and up to four children under the age of 12 at a cost of $9.50. Edmonton transit also sells tickets online and a booklet of 10 tickets offers a saving of $7.75. Route planning and maps can be found on the Edmonton Transit Service (ETS) website.

Edmonton, as in most major cities, is safe during the day. At nightfall, being cautious when walking anywhere in the city is recommended. There are many taxi companies serving the city area and after any sporting event or concert, taxi's can be found surrounding the Rogers Place.
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Parking
Parking Panda offers 100% guaranteed online parking reservations for Rogers Place in surrounding lots and parkades, and shows real-time parking availability. Your parking pass can be printed at home or otherwise presented from your smartphone upon entry.
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Dining
Of the many concession stands throughout Rogers Place, options include pizza, hot dogs, veggie and regular burgers, chicken tenders, smoke brisket sandwiches and ethnic dishes.

Fans will find concessions or prepared food on the Main Concourse, Upper Concourse, the PCL Loge Level and on the Mezzanine Club Level. The Curve Restaurant offers dining for ticket holders and by reservation only.

Molson Canadian Hockey House is located inside Ford Hall and offers a place to watch the game while enjoying casual dining. It opens 3 hours prior to the game and closes 2 hours after, giving fans plenty of time to visit with friends. Best of all, it is open to non-ticket holders.
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Entertainment
Rogers Place is home to the Edmonton Oilers and also hosts concerts and ice shows yearly. A schedule of events is available on the Rogers Place website.
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Other Tips
Smoking is not allowed inside and guests are not allowed to exit and re-enter the stadium during events. Guests are allowed to take non-flash, still photography but recording videos is not permitted.

The venue also prohibits certain items including outside food and beverages, selfie sticks, large bags and backpacks of any shape or size, seat cushions, roller blades and inappropriate attire. To read more about the arena's rules, or for more information visit their website.
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