Varscona Hotel on Whyte

8208 106 St. Nw, Edmonton, AB T6E6R9 Canada (CAN)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
3 Star Downtown Hotel
53.51838-113.50354
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Very Good
4.5/5

Based on 1580 guest reviews

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  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
  • Airport shuttle available
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 16.3%!
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • 89 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Check out: 12:00
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 8.0/10
  • 11 meeting rooms in property

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Customer Reviews of Varscona Hotel on Whyte

4.5 out of 5. Based on 1580 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Varscona Hotel on Whyte is a boutique hotel in the heart of Old Strathcona, voted one of the Top Ten Coolest Neighbourhoods in Canada. With classic, colonial style and elegance, Varscona Hotel offers a relaxed atmosphere and all the comforts of home. Signature Value inclusions: Daily Executive Hot Breakfast Buffet, Evening Wine Tasting, Valet or Self Parking, High-speed wireless Internet access, Complimentary Local Calls, 24 hour access to Fitness Facility and Business Centre.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 15:00
Check Out: 12:00
Year of Last Renovation: 2015
Floors: 6
Rooms: 89
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 89
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 4
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 11 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 10391 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 130 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: On-site
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 1.0 Mi
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Reservations must be cancelled by 4 P.M. (local time) on the day prior to arrival to avoid a penalty of one night’s room and tax.
Nightly Parking: incl
Typical Group Deposit: 50%
Total Taxes: 12.27%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 4.00% (Tourism Levy)
Occupancy Tax: 0.00%
City Tax: 3.00% (Destination & Marketing)
GST: Goods and Services Tax: 5.00 GST % (GST)
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 19.00% (Gratuity)
Banquet Bartender Fees: 15.00 Per Hour (Minimum labour charges)
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost: 19.00 Per Person

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Two pets per room (maximum weight of 40 pounds per pet) are permitted in each guest room. There is a $20 fee per pet, per night. Should pets be left alone in the guest room, we kindly request they be kenneled for the safety and comfort of our team members.


  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Central location
  • Charge for early check out
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Mini bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Valet Parking
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Edmonton International Airport - 25 minute drive. $50 taxi

Local Shuttle Info: Sky Shuttle - $18 (One way)

Breakfast Information

Enjoy complimentary Executive Breakfast Buffet each day in our hospitality suite located in the brand new Ampersand 27. Accessible from the hotel lobby, our hospitality suite features a daily extensive morning buffet with an assortment of healthy hot and cold breakfast and beverage options. Open weekdays from 06:30 to 09:30 and weekends and holidays from 07:30 to 10:30.

Parking Info

Complimentary Valet Parking for registered hotel guests is available by parking in front of the hotel. Self-parking and oversize vehicle parking is also available.

Internet / WiFI

Fast, reliable high-speed internet and Wi-Fi are offered in all guest rooms and throughout the hotel’s public spaces on a complimentary basis.

Previously known as:
The Varscona Hotel, Varscona Hotel

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Varscona Hotel on Whyte

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Varscona Hotel on Whyte.

Feel free to use the Varscona Hotel on Whyte meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Edmonton event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Duggan Room 22 x 12 x 7 235--/----------10--/--------
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Duggan Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
235 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
22 x 12 x 7 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • LAN Internet
  • Teleconferencing
  • Air Conditioning
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Rutherford Room 43 x 22 x 9 920100/----755060----/--1301201
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Rutherford Room

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
920 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
43 x 22 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
1
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Thomas Bennett 60 x 22 x 8 132060/----50404030--/--80801
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Thomas Bennett

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1320 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
60 x 22 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
Rutherford Room 74 x 22 x 9 1602--/10080655060----/--130120--
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Rutherford Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1602 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
74 x 22 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
Yes
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • WIFI Internet
  • LAN Internet
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
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Rutherford 1 31 x 22 x 7 682--/406030252520--/--6040--
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Rutherford 1

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
682 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
31 x 22 x 7 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • WIFI Internet
  • LAN Internet
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
Duggan Room 22 x 12 x 7 264--/----------10--/--------
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Duggan Room

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
264 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
22 x 12 x 7 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
John Walter 32 x 20 x 7 64030/----30251820--/--30301
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John Walter

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
640 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
32 x 20 x 7 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
Rutherford 2 43 x 22 x 9 920--/503040353526--/--7060--
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Rutherford 2

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
920 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
43 x 22 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
Yes
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • WIFI Internet
  • LAN Internet
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
Thomas Bennett 60 x 22 x 8 1275--/604850404030--/--8080--
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Thomas Bennett

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1275 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
60 x 22 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • WIFI Internet
  • LAN Internet
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
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Toti Room 9 x 9 x 8 814/--------------/--------
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Toti Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
81 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
9 x 9 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
1
Columns:
0
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
John Walter Room 32 x 20 x 7 615--/303230252518--/--5030--
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John Walter Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
615 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
32 x 20 x 7 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • LAN Internet
  • White Board
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
Photo of John Walter Room
Rutherford 74 x 22 x 7 1602--/----756560----/--130120--
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Rutherford

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1602 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
74 x 22 x 7 Ft.
Floor Level:
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
    Duggan 22 x 12 x 7 235--/----------10--/--------
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    Duggan

    Room Type:
    General Meeting Room
    Total Size:
    235 Sq. Mi
    Dimensions:
    22 x 12 x 7 Ft.
    Floor Level:
    Natural Light?:
    No
    Obstructions?
    No
    Built In Screens?
    No
    Built In Stage?
    No
    Built In A/V?
    No
    Amenities Available

      FAQs about Varscona Hotel on Whyte

      What time is check in?

      Check in time is 15:00 based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

      What time is check out?

      Check out time is 12:00 based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

      How many rooms does Varscona Hotel on Whyte have?

      There are 89 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

      Is there any meeting space at Varscona Hotel on Whyte?

      Yes, they have 11 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

      What kind of breakfast is at Varscona Hotel on Whyte?

      Enjoy complimentary Executive Breakfast Buffet each day in our hospitality suite located in the brand new Ampersand 27. Accessible from the hotel lobby, our hospitality suite features a daily extensive morning buffet with an assortment of healthy hot and cold breakfast and beverage options. Open weekdays from 06:30 to 09:30 and weekends and holidays from 07:30 to 10:30.

      What parking is available at Varscona Hotel on Whyte?

      Complimentary Valet Parking for registered hotel guests is available by parking in front of the hotel. Self-parking and oversize vehicle parking is also available. Great parking, according to 92%.

      How much does internet cost?

      Fast, reliable high-speed internet and Wi-Fi are offered in all guest rooms and throughout the hotel’s public spaces on a complimentary basis.

      Is there a gym at Varscona Hotel on Whyte?

      Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

      Is there valet service?

      Yes. Excellent valet service. Great valet service. Most guests were impressed by the valet service.

      Is there shopping nearby?

      Yes. Located near shopping areas with easy access to parking. Close to amenities such as shopping. Great shopping. Most guests liked the proximity to shopping.

      Are there good dining options at Varscona Hotel on Whyte?

      Fine dining.

      Is there a WiFi internet?

      Yes. Free Wifi. Wifi quality could be improved. Most guests said the wifi quality was bad.

      Can I get a group rate at Varscona Hotel on Whyte?

      Yes, you can get room block and/or discount for a group if you need 10+ rooms per night. The average groups saves around 16.3%.

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