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The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald

#12 of 89 Hotels in Edmonton
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10065 100th St, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 0N6, Canada
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Toronto, Canada
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23 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I think this is one of the nicest hotels in Edmonton. The rooms are all very different and are elegant and loaded with character. Their breakfast is a bit expensive, but is definitely a gourmet treat and is worth the splurge. They also have a super cozy lounge with a giant stone fireplace, a great spot to relax with friends.... More 

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Beaumont
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

For thir hundred year anniversary the hotel offered rooms for 100 dollars a night. We took advantage of this great rate to enjoy a night in downtown Edmonton. The service at the hotel is outstanding, anticipating anything you may want or need right from making the reservation to checking out. The rooms are large, well appointed and comfortable. Though renovated... More 

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Calgary
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24 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

On our stays in June of 2014 and 2015, we had large comfortable rooms with great king-sized beds and sitting areas. Like all classic Fairmont hotels, there can be tremendous differences in the rooms but we have been very fortunate. The rack rates are high, but if you can take advantage of a promotion, it is worth it to enjoy... More 

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Boston, MA
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A marquis hotel with a great location. Large rooms with high ceilings and great views overlooking the river, and you can descend down 200 steps to access the river paths for running etc. We were most impressed by the staff, who were friendly and went the extra mile to accomodate me and my family: valet conveniently gave me room keys... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Have stayed here several times and it's always a treat to be in this historic hotel. The rooms are expansive and the beds are very comfortable and has stunning views of the river valley. The downtown location makes it an ideal place to be in. If you don't want to dine in the hotel, plenty of dining options a few... More 

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Innisfail, Canada
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24 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Just popped in for a quick weekend. The hotel, as always, more than lived up to expectations...almost! The Confederation Lounge really spoiled the visit this time around. The service was slow, but friendly, the cocktails were terribly done, no balance, and the crab tasted fishy...The beef burgers were tasty though; love BBQ. All-in-all, it was a substandard experience and not... More 

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Canada
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472 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 218 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We booked the 100 anniversary promotion which included valet parking, 3 course meal for 2 in the Harvest room, breakfast for 2 and a bottle of wine. Within 10 minutes of arriving in our gorgeous room they brought up a bottle of wine and chocolates, great welcome. Our room overlook the garden and river valley. The harvest room is one... More 

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Laval, Canada
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48 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

When you book a hotel like a Fairmont (and decide to pay 270$ + taxes for a room), your expectations are pretty high. Sadly, our experience was not befitting of the Fairmont's reputation or implied promess of a flawless experience. We stayed over night on our way to the Rockies and after having made our reservation, a big rock hit... More 

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Fox Creek
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Always wanted to stay here so with this promo we did and it was amazing! the staff was incredibly helpful, beautiful grounds, great pool and hottub, get the valet- worth the extra $10 for security and service!

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GarrettTurta, General Manager at The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald, responded to this review

Very happy to hear that you were able to take advantage of our special rates during our 100 year celebrations this year. In addition, we appreciate you taking the time to share your comments and we are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We hope to welcome you back to Fairmont Hotel Macdonald in the near future.... More 

Toronto, Canada
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33 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald never disappoints and our most recent trip was most memorable. We were in Edmonton for a family function and all of our family stayed at the hotel. They greeted us by name upon arrival and even on the second day the waitress remembered our names and greeted us warmly. We always felt taken care of as... More 

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GarrettTurta, General Manager at The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for taking the time to share your feedback. It was very pleasing to hear your comments regarding our team and the engagement they had with your family. I will ensure your comments are shared with them. We look forward to welcoming you back to Fairmont Hotel Macdonald in the near future.... More 

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