Editor's Top 7 Picks

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Book from ~C$80 
Good value hotel in Fort McMurray with comfortable rooms, kitchenettes and free breakfast
Hospitable and friendly, this hotel is a good value pick with lower room rates. It's well located to downtown and the airport and offers good free Wi-Fi, a basic but satisfying free breakfast, free DVD movie rentals, free to use guest laundry (bring your own detergent) and free parking for cars and trucks. There are some eateries an easy walk from the hotel.
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, continental breakfast, parking, guest laundry, local calls, DVD rentals, newspapers
  • Rooms were very clean, and spacious with comfy beds
  • Location was handy to the highway, airport and downtown, Oil Sands and businesses by car
  • Staff were kind, welcoming and very helpful
  • Free breakfast was well liked
  • Guests appreciated the value of this hotel
  • Wi-Fi was rated very good
Cons
  • Building a little tired, according to some
  • Some guests wished for a hot breakfast
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Book from ~C$127 
Highly praised north Fort McMurray hotel with kitchenettes, restaurant & free hot breakfast 
This is a new and well-run hotel 9 minutes north of downtown with good highway access. Guests love the clean and stylish rooms, all with a modern kitchenette, the staff and great free breakfast and other dining on site.
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, hot breakfast, outdoor parking, local calls, newspapers
  • Rooms were very clean, modern and spacious with kitchenettes and comfy beds
  • Location was handy to the highway and downtown, Oil Sands and businesses by car
  • Staff were highly praised by guests
  • Restaurant meals and breakfast were excellent
  • Wi-Fi was rated excellent
Cons
  • Underground parking is $10 per night
  • A little far from downtown restaurants and entertainment, according to the odd guest
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Book from ~C$107 
Fort McMurray hotel with popular free breakfast buffet, restaurant and hot tub suites
This is a well priced hotel in an expensive hotel market with nice clean rooms. It's an easy walk to restaurants and only a 6-minute drive to downtown. Guests were very impressed with the free hot breakfast buffet and Sunday Brunch at this hotel. Free parking adds to the value.
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, hot breakfast, parking, local calls
  • Many appreciated clean and comfortable rooms
  • Many enjoyed the location and found it handy to attractions and the airport
  • The buffet breakfast surpassed expectations and got rave reviews
Cons
  • Some complained of dated decor in the rooms
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Book from ~C$80 
Downtown Fort McMurray hotel with mini-kitchens & free: underground parking, hot breakfast
This hotel offers mini-kitchens in all rooms along with a combined bedroom and living area. It's attractively priced and guests enjoy the space offered by the rooms, along with a generous hot breakfast with good coffee. Although there is no restaurant on site, being on the edge of downtown, it's in walking distance, or an easy drive of good choices including The Keg. Guests especially like being near McDonald Island Park's walking trails. 
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, continental breakfast, outdoor/underground parking, local calls, newspapers
  • Rooms were enjoyed for their spaciousness and comfort
  • Location was handy to the highway, McDonald Island park, downtown area, restaurants and shopping
  • Staff were friendly and very accommodating
  • Free breakfast was plentiful with good coffee
  • Wi-Fi was rated excellent
Cons
  • A few guests could hear traffic noise
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Book from ~C$102 
Highly praised downtown Fort McMurray hotel with kitchenettes & free breakfast
This hotel is well loved for its great staff and spacious rooms, each with a kitchenette and balcony. Its downtown location adds convenience for accessing restaurants and groceries an easy walk away. Underground heated parking is another valued amenity for guests in the winter.
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, wired Internet, hot breakfast, outdoor parking, local calls, newspapers
  • Rooms were clean, spacious and well equipped
  • Location was downtown, an easy walk to groceries, a mall, and downtown restaurants
  • Staff were friendly, professional and very accommodating
  • Good value according to some guests
  • Wi-Fi was rated excellent
Cons
  • Underground heated parking is $7 (free during renos)
  • Some guests could hear traffic noise
  • Reviews were mixed about the free breakfast
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Book from ~C$110 
Popular Fort McMurray hotel off Hwy 63 with kitchenettes, indoor pool and waterslide 
This hotel is definitely one of the best in Fort McMurray, with newer rooms, a pool and waterslide and an on-site restaurant (currently closed for renovations until the winter of 2017).
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, wired Internet, hot breakfast, parking, area shuttle, local calls, bottled water, newspapers
  • Rooms were clean, well equipped and comfortable
  • Location was convenient to the highway, airport, restaurants and downtown
  • Staff were friendly, helpful and professional
  • Guests were very pleased with the free breakfast currently offered
  • Many guests said the restaurant was excellent
  • Wi-Fi was rated excellent
Cons
  • Noise from traffic outside was mentioned on occasion
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Book from ~C$118 
Fort McMurray hotel in Lower Townsite with condo-style rooms, kitchenettes, free breakfast
This property is well liked for offering condo-style rooms with kitchenettes and heated underground parking. It's considered well priced by many who aren't looking for on-site dining, pool or fitness room. Free breakfast is available but quite basic. It's located close to amenities and some restaurants in the Lower Townsite area.
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, underground parking, breakfast, long distance and local calls, newspapers
  • Rooms were clean, spacious and well equipped, with comfy beds
  • Location was on the bus route and an easy walk to groceries, big box shopping and restaurants
  • Staff were very friendly and helpful
  • Good value according to many guests
  • Wi-Fi was rated very good
Cons
  • Some guests complained of noise from rooms above
  • Guests found the free breakfast basic and the breakfast room small
  • Some guests missed having a fitness centre

3 Other Frequently Booked Hotels in Fort McMurray

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Book from ~C$95 
Fort McMurray hotel near downtown with kitchenettes & free: underground parking & breakfast 
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, hot breakfast, outdoor/underground parking, local calls, newspapers
  • Rooms were clean and comfortable
  • Location was handy to the highway, downtown area, restaurants and shopping
  • Staff were friendly and helpful
Cons
  • Hot tub was not in working order, according to some guests
  • Some guests found the Wi-Fi unreliable
  • Several guests were unimpressed by the free breakfast
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Book from ~C$147 
Extended-stay accommodations, free underground parking and on-site pub
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free breakfast and free parking
  • Many guests found their beds to be comfortable
  • Several reviewers enjoyed the food at the on-site pub
  • A few guests found their in-suite kitchenettes well equipped
  • A couple of reviewers appreciated the free breakfast
Cons
  • Several guests thought that this hotel did not offer good value for the money they spent
  • A few reviewers expressed concerns about hotel security
  • A couple of guests complained about hearing traffic noise
  • A couple of reviewers mentioned that the in-room climate control units were dated and ineffective
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Book from ~C$80 
Older downtown Fort McMurray budget hotel with restaurant, mini-kitchens and smoking rooms
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, parking, local calls
  • Guests found clean and comfortable rooms in the renovated tower section
  • Location in downtown near Hwy 63, restaurants and offices
  • Staff were friendly and accommodating
  • Guests enjoyed meals on site
Cons
  • Underground parking is $10 per night
  • Several guests described worn and poorly-cleaned rooms in the motel section
  • Some guests found the hotel expensive
  • Noise was sometimes a problem from inside or outside the hotel