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The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   10065 100th St, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 0N6, Canada
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Ranked #13 of 90 hotels in Edmonton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Edmonton
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great friendly staff that have it together in treating each guest as a special visitor. Decor and suites are gorgeous. A step back in history with a modern touch. The food experience, presentation and flavours were amazing. Overall a memorable time

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35 reviews 35 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hotel and service are amazing but I would like to comment on their lounge in particular. In the summer time, their lounge has the best, sorry, the bestEST patio in town. No restaurant can beat that view. Staff are great and the food is simply delicous! I recommend.

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Toronto, Canada
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81 reviews 81 reviews
22 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A great older hotel with old world charm , a great bar and helpful staff , the rooms are fine and comfy and location is hard to beat , Bathroom could use a redo but it has so much going for it just the way it is if you like a classic this is it . The breakfast is as... More

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Whistler
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We arrived after a long trip, our room was not ready yet, we did check in but we need to wait for hotel call to advise for our room ready while we were around the city, our luggage were supposed to be already in the room, we came back to the hotel and our room was ready (Why none calls?!?),... More

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

Thank you for providing your feedback of your most recent stay. It was very disheartening to hear that you did not enjoy your stay. We do our best to provide early check in for our guests and I apologize as it appears in your instance our system failed. I will ensure follow up with my team to ensure our standards... More

Oakville, Canada
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40 reviews 40 reviews
34 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

As with many hotels in the Fairmont Chain it is what I like to call a character hotel. The hotel is in good condition very clean and decently maintained beds are comfortable linens are excellent quality, wifi was solid, TV was decent bathroom was a little small but I did not have a suite, I had a city view little... 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 sharing your feedback. We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. With regards to your room we do try to upgrade however our suites and view rooms are very popular and are quite usually purchased in advance. As for our parking, we do not own... More

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed as part of a wedding party, and had a lovely time. The hotel is centrally located and has quite an imposing view over the river valley. The room was spacious and clean, although the bathroom did not have a fan. The bar and outside seating areas were lovely with great views over the valley and prompt service. Front... More

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Wetaskiwin, Alberta
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

grounds are wonderful; the hotel services need effort and the management needs to pay more attention to rooms and requests. Food is too expensive to consider worth the price, especially off the menu. The waiters do not ask questions so make sure you are exact with your order. Be sure your room is in proper as our toilet almost overturned... More

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Thank you for taking the time to share the feedback of your most recent stay. It was very disheartening to hear your comments regarding your stay. I will ensure follow up with our Food and Beverage Director regarding our servers engagement. We do always confirm orders and any dietary restrictions so it was very disappointing that this was not completed.... More

Delta
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this hotel, great downtown location. Walking distance to restaurants, shopping. Staff is fabulous and very courteous. I recommend requesting non street facing, traffic can be loud. Rooms clean.

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Littleton, Colorado
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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Fairmont Edmonton is a lovely, historic hotel located in the center of town. The hotel is beautiful and our room was very comfortable and pretty spacious for a hotel of this age. The bed was very comfortable and service was excellent.

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

Thank you for your feedback of your most recent stay. It was very pleasing to hear the positive feedback regarding our property. I will ensure your comments are shared with my team. We do hope to welcome you back in the near future. Regards, Garrett Turta General Manager More

Whitecourt, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful stay for my husbands 60th Birthday. We booked here because of the character of the hotel. We were treated so well and loved the ambiance. The staff were friendly and helpful. We'll definitely stay again!

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Additional Information about The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald

Address: 10065 100th St, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 0N6, Canada
Location: Canada > Alberta > Edmonton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald 4*
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