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Central for shopping

This European-style boutique hotel is in Edmonton's popular Old Strathcona district, a hub for shopping, dining, theatre, and nightlife. The University of Alberta is 1.5 km (0.9 mi) away.

Breakfast, wine tasting

This smoke-free hotel serves a complimentary Continental breakfast daily and hosts complimentary wine tastings Monday - Saturday. A coffee shop, bar/grill, and Irish pub share the same building.

Complimentary Wi-Fi

Guestrooms at Varscona Hotel on Whyte include complimentary wireless Internet access, Keurig® coffee/tea makers, and compact refrigerators. Bathrooms come with bathrobes and Aveda® and Green Tea Spa® amenities.

Varscona Hotel on Whyte

8208 106 St Nw Edmonton AB T6E6R9

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Recently renovated in January 2016, Varscona Hotel on Whyte is in Old Strathcona, site of the annual Edmonton International Fringe Theatre Festival. Dozens of shops, cafes, restaurants, and nightclubs are within a short walk.

Guests can start the day with a complimentary continental breakfast. The hotel also hosts complimentary wine tastings Monday through Saturday evenings. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout this Edmonton hotel, which is also smoke-free and eco-friendly.

The business and fitness centers are open 24 hours a day. Valet parking is complimentary. The building also houses an Irish pub, a bar and grill, and a coffee shop - all independently owned and operated.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Conference space 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Total number of rooms - 89 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Number of floors - 6 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 4036 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 375 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 5 
  • Free self parking 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Varscona Hotel on Whyte has a restaurant on site. Guests are offered a complimentary breakfast.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of CAD 20 per pet, per night
  • 2 per room (up to 40 lb)
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Debit cards not accepted

No rollaway/extra beds available

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: CAD 20 per pet, per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Hotel Varscona
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  • Varscona Hotel Whyte
  • Varscona Hotel Whyte Edmonton
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  • Varscona Hotel On Whyte Edmonton, Alberta

We should mention

Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key Eco-Rating Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
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