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Varscona Hotel on Whyte

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   8208 106th St, Edmonton, Alberta T6E 6R9, Canada
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Ranked #19 of 90 Hotels in Edmonton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed one night at the varscona and was very pleased with the service. Staff is helpful and the location is great. The room was clean and comfortable. Loved the attached coffee shop! Will definitely stay here again.

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Oliver, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the second Xmas we have stayed at the Varscona Hotel on Whyte and each year they have managed to do something special. This year it was a bottle of wine in our room from our own area and province. It is these special little things at this time of year which are so impressive. We also, had very... More 

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Dawn L, General Manager at Varscona Hotel on Whyte, responded to this review

Dear Lou B, Thank you so much for your review! We are so pleased that the Varscona Hotel on Whyte could be a part of your Christmas holiday! We are so glad that we were able to accommodate your dietary restrictions and that you enjoyed the hospitality of our staff. Thank you so much for your review! We hope to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love the location on Whyte Ave! The hotel is very clean and the staff is wonderful. I did have an issue with noise, which was outside the hotel. My husband slept through it, lol. I did send an email. I have never had such prompt and curtious service from, I believe the manager John. I really felt his concern was... More 

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Dawn L, General Manager at Varscona Hotel on Whyte, responded to this review

Dear Arlene W, Thank you so much for your kind review of the Varscona Hotel on Whyte! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us! We know that Whyte Avenue can be an exciting place to be, especially at night! We are happy that John was able to resolve your concerns and make you feel welcome and comfortable.... More 

Saskatoon, Canada
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Great hotel, prime location and close to a ton of bars and restaurants on Whyte Ave. The lobby hosts a big beautiful fireplace (it's so pretty in the winter). The room was nice and clean, they even had the fireplace channel on when we arrived to our room, making it feel cozy. They parked our vehicle in the valet and... More 

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Dawn L, General Manager at Varscona Hotel on Whyte, responded to this review

Dear Dani S, Thank you so much for your kind review! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us! We are happy that our Guest Services Agents were able to help your find the hot spots on the Ave and that you enjoyed the vibrancy of our neighbourhood! Thank you again for your review! We hope to see... More 

Regina, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

I stayed at the hotel for 5 nights with several other guest in our party, staff was great. However, anytime it rained, water would seep through our windows soaking the carpets, no good but not devastating. The big problem occurred when i received my F150 truck from the valet on the last day and we discovered a large yellow scrap... More 

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Dawn L, General Manager at Varscona Hotel on Whyte, responded to this review

Dear Steven C, We are sorry to hear about your negative experience with our hotel. We discussed this issue with our staff and were under the impression that the issue was resolved. If you would like to contact me directly I would be happy to further discuss this issue with you. We hope to hear from you soon. Sincerely, Dawn... More 

Toronto, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

I was there for business with a group. The reservation was made for the group. When I got there, I started to worry about the quality of the hotel (it looked like a low-end spot). Ended up being good. Although, nobody will take care of your luggage, staff were friendly. A second cup and a very nice restaurant are part... More 

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Dawn L, General Manager at Varscona Hotel on Whyte, responded to this review

Dear JF T, Thank you for your kind review! We are pleased that we exceeded your expectation and that you enjoyed your stay with us! We are excited to be undergoing a refresh of certain areas of our hotel so, we hope we can further impress during your next stay with us! Thank you so much for your review! We... More 

Calgary, Canada
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
18 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

I was here on business and was pleasantly surprised by how nice this hotel was. The king room was perfect for my needs. The complementary valet parking and afternoon wine was a nice bonus. I would definitely stay here again.

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Dawn L, General Manager at Varscona Hotel on Whyte, responded to this review

Thank you Adelle58! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and were able to experience the wine and cheese in the evening. Many of our guests enjoy the opportunity to get out of their rooms a bit and have a little sip and snack! Thank you so much for choosing to stay with us! We hope... More 

Calgary, Canada
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
25 hotel reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 via mobile

stayed here for 2 nights for a conference that was at the hotel. Not a great experience. The only good things I can say about the hotel is that the shower was good and the bed was fairly comfortable. The room itself was pretty dingy, wall paper was peeling of the walls in the bathroom, the lights were shorting out... More 

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Dawn L, General Manager at Varscona Hotel on Whyte, responded to this review

Dear Wongchez, Thank you for you're review. We apologize that you did not enjoy your stay with us. We take all reviews as an opportunity to improve our service and offer a better experience for our guests. We are currently upgrading our rooms which is likely some of the construction noise you experienced during your stay. We are very excited... More 

Calgary, Alberta, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

My boyfriend and I had such a great time here. It started right at the front desk with friendly staff, free parking and informing us that in a half hour there was an hour of free wine and cheese on the second floor. Super:-) The room is comfortable, clean and quiet. No disturbances throughout the night. There is a second... More 

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Dawn L, General Manager at Varscona Hotel on Whyte, responded to this review

Thank you so much for a wonderful review Jake M! It sounds like you and your boyfriend had an amazing time! We love the wine and cheese for meeting other guests! We are thrilled that you had such a wonderful night on the town! Lifelong friends are made on the dance floor. Thanks again for staying at the Varscona Hotel... More 

Sudbury, Canada
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72 reviews 72 reviews
26 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

My partner and I were visiting Edmonton for the first time this month, and we booked a room via Expedia with Varscona. The hotel provided a great experience particularly considering such reasonable prices. The room was simple and somewhat outdated, but it was clean and comfortable. The lobby is very nice, and the Second Cup cafe is attached to theain... More 

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Dawn L, General Manager at Varscona Hotel on Whyte, responded to this review

Dear eharm, Thank you for your wonderful review! We love that you were able to take advantage of several of our many amenities and had a chance to wander through our neighbourhood. We will tell Patrick how much you appreciated his service! Thank you for the kind note! We are currently refreshing our rooms to a more modern, crisp look... More 

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Address: 8208 106th St, Edmonton, Alberta T6E 6R9, Canada
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Location: Canada > Alberta > Edmonton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Varscona Hotel on Whyte 2.5*
Number of rooms: 89
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Also Known As:
Varscona Hotel Edmonton
Varscona Hotel On Whyte Edmonton, Alberta
Hotel Style:
#6 Green Hotel in Edmonton
#12 Romantic Hotel in Edmonton

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