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Varscona Hotel on Whyte

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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“second cup”(86 reviews)
“whyte avenue”(148 reviews)
“wine tasting”(115 reviews)
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness centre
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Varscona Hotel provided a great home-away-from-home. The rooms are clean and comfortable and the breakfast is delicious...includes hot food, cereals, fresh fruit and pastries. The wine and cheese evenings are an special added touch but unfortunately I wasn't at the hotel at the time...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

If you are looking for a great place to stay and access to a large variety of food and drink, stay at the Varscona. The hotel is classy, the staff friendly, and the rooms are spacious and modern. We had great weather during our stay...More

Thank ba6x
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a five night stay at the hotel. Staff were fantastic and welcoming. Hotel is situated along the main street. The coffee cafe located in the lobby was great for morning starts. Room and bed was fantastic, however the decor was a bit dated...More

Thank Commando01
Response from Josh S, General Manager at Varscona Hotel on WhyteResponded 5 days ago

Dear Commando01, Thank you for your kind words! I am glad that you had a wonderful stay with us and enjoyed our included amenities! We look forward to seeing you again soon! Regards, Josh Solomon General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose the Varscona based on location; close-in, close to restaurants, easy access, etc. and we were not disappointed. Our room was clean and comfortable and the staff welcoming. We were also glad of the valet parking service. The included breakfast was above average and...More

Thank rossmcd
Response from Josh S, General Manager at Varscona Hotel on WhyteResponded 5 days ago

Dear rossmcd, Thank you so much for your feedback! Whyte avenue is certainly an exciting and vibrant neighbourhood and I am so glad you had an opportunity to explore it! It sounds like you had a fantastic stay and enjoyed our beautiful rooms and top-notch...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is in a great location for food and drink. The rooms are spacious, bathroom renovated and rooms have fridge and coffee maker. There is a great Irish pub attached to the hotel which kept us out of the rain when we returned late...More

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Thank Gail D
Response from Josh S, General Manager at Varscona Hotel on WhyteResponded 1 week ago

Dear Gail D, Thank you for sharing your comments with us. I am glad you enjoyed our beautifully renovated rooms and managed to stay dry in O'Byrnes - a fantastic spot right in the heart of the action! Regards, Josh Solomon General Manager

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Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Wheelchair access
Business Centre with Internet Access
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Details
Price range
US$112 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Family Hotel in Edmonton
#8 Green Hotel in Edmonton
#9 Romantic Hotel in Edmonton
#15 Business Hotel in Edmonton
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$112 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Family Hotel in Edmonton
#8 Green Hotel in Edmonton
#9 Romantic Hotel in Edmonton
#15 Business Hotel in Edmonton
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (45)
Room & Suite (158)
Dining (41)
Amenities (14)
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eastern700
30 December 2016|
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Response from Dunbarb | Reviewed this property |
College plaza is at the end of Whyte Ave where the Varscona is located. According to Google maps, it would take 14 minutes to walk or 3 minutes by car.
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travellinjenna
2 September 2016|
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Response from Cassandra V | Property representative |
The hotel has one designated pet floor. The rest of the hotel is pet-free.
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Susan B
10 August 2016|
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Response from Susan7 | Reviewed this property |
Although I did not use it, I understand that there is a shuttle which picks up at the hotel. I would suggest emailing the hotel to ask for details.
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Room Tips
"Rooms not facing Whyte Avenue will be quiter"
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"If you want a bathtub, ask for a room on the 6th floor"
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"from experience ask to be away from the irish pub ;^)"
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"Each floor has a one bedroom suite that is very good value"
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