The Walper Hotel

20 Queen St. South, Kitchener, ON N2G1V6 Canada (CAN)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
4.0 Star Downtown Hotel
43.44961-80.48932
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Very Good
4.0/5

Based on 252 guest reviews

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  • Airport shuttle available
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • 82 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • 5 floors in hotel
  • 25 suites in hotel
  • Check in: 3:00 PM
  • Group booking rating of 10.0/10
  • 9 meeting rooms in property

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Standard prices by room type for the next 60 days

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all discounts available. The chart provides the cheapest public rates available by room type.

Room Types

Check Rates 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 King Bed with Shower Modern Courtyard View - Free WiFi Large Working Station Chemex Coffee
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 1 Queen Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates 2 Queen Beds with Shower Modern Courtyard View - Free WiFi Large Working Station Chemex Coffee
Non-Smoking
Check Rates City View King Bed with Walk in Shower Modern Free WiFi Large Working Station Chemex Coffee
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Cityside King
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Cityside King 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates King Accessible Room with Walkin Shower Modern Free WiFi Large Working Station Chemex Coffee
Non-Smoking
Check Rates King Room
Non-Smoking
Check Rates King Room with City View
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Large Corner Suite with King Bed Shower Modern Free WiFi Large Working Station Chemex Coffee
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Pocket 2 Queen Beds
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Pocket King
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Pocket King 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Pocket Queen
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Pocket Queen 1 Queen Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Queen Bed with Shower Modern Courtyard View - Free WiFi Large Working Station Chemex Coffee
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Queen Room
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Queen Room with 2 Queen Beds
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Room with 2 Queen Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Suite with 2 Double Beds with Walkin Shower Modern Free WiFi Large Working Station Chemex Coffee
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Suite with Queen Bed with Walkin Shower Modern Free WiFi Large Working Station Chemex Coffee
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Win 2 Queen Beds with Shower Modern Courtyard View - Free WiFi Large Working Station Chemex Coffee
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Win City View King Bed with Walk in Shower Modern Free WiFi Large Working Station Chemex Coffee
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Win King Accessible Room with Walkin Shower Modern Free WiFi Large Working Station Chemex Coffee
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Win King Bed with Shower Modern Courtyard View - Free WiFi Large Working Station Chemex Coffee
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Win Large Corner Suite with King Bed Shower Modern Free WiFi Large Working Station Chemex Coffee
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Win Queen Bed with Shower Modern Courtyard View - Free WiFi Large Working Station Chemex Coffee
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Win Suite with 2 Double Beds with Walkin Shower Modern Free WiFi Large Working Station Chemex Coffee
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Win Suite with Queen Bed with Walkin Shower Modern Free WiFi Large Working Station Chemex Coffee
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

THEMUSEUM, Bingeman's Water Park, Golf, Yuk Yuk's Comedy Club, Restaurants, Night Life, Kitchener Farmer's Market, Christkindl Market, Oktoberfest, Centre in the Square

Customer Reviews of The Walper Hotel

4.0 out of 5. Based on 252 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

The Walper Hotel takes great pride in our tradition of excellence that we have been providing since 1893. Located in the heart of downtown Kitchener, The Walper Hotel is close in proximity to many local corporate offices and manufacturing facilities, universities and its downtown location is ideally situated within walking distance to shopping, nightlife, world class restaurants, theatre as well as local attractions and activities. We have 2 onsite restaurants as well as Yuk Yuks Comedy Club onsite. We can hold a dinner/dance up to 200 people or theatre style to 350. We feature an Executive Floor with upgraded amenities as well as most rooms with full Kitchenettes.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Year of Last Renovation: 2011
Floors: 5
Rooms: 82
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 82
Handicap Rooms: 2
Suites: 25
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 9 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 9000 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 250 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.3 Mi
Pool Info:
We do not have a pool on site.
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Group cancellation is 30 days prior to arrival, Individual is 48 hours prior to arrival.
Nightly Parking: 13
Total Taxes: 13.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Food and Beverage Tax: 15.00% (Gratuity)
Parking Fee: 13.00 Per Day
Banquet Bartender Fees: 15.00 Per Hour (under $300 net sales)
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost: 15.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost: 18.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost: 18.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost: 35.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost: 36.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 9.00 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 9.00 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee: 14.00 Per Item
Banquet Soda: 1.85 Per Item
Banquet Bottled Water: 1.95 Per Item

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
We are pet friendly hotel. Pet charge is $35 per stay.


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Currency exchange
  • Dinner available
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Hair dresser
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Radio in room
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Shows or evening entertainment
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Terrace
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Voicemail
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Express Check-Out
  • Car rental
  • Office or business center
  • Grocery service
  • Laundry valet service
  • Breakfast in room
  • DVD Player
  • Concierge service
  • Child facilities
  • Kitchenette in room
  • 24 hours room service

Airport & Shuttle Information

10 Minutes to Waterloo Regional Airport 45 Minutes from Pearson Airport (Toronto) Airport Shuttle available: Airways Transit.

Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.

Breakfast Information

Weekday breakfast can be added to the rate for $10 per day.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at The Walper Hotel

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at The Walper Hotel.

Feel free to use the The Walper Hotel meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Kitchener 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
Crystal Ballroom 94 x 32 x 13 3008 160/200 -- 100 50 50 72 19/15 300 301 301
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Crystal Ballroom

Lavish, magnificant and rich with history, our premiere event space boasts magnificant 14' ceilings, crown mouldings, crystal chandeliers, hardwood flooring and stage, all in a Victorian setting. Ideal for up to 200 guests.
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
3008 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
94 x 32 x 13 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
1
Windows:
11
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
Yes
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
These prices are based on no food and beverage being purchased. Prices vary once food and beverage are required.
Queen Elizabeth Suite 50 x 21 x 9 1050 56/70 42 32 30 26 30 --/-- 60 80 --
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Queen Elizabeth Suite

This charming room offers a quaint setting for an intimate dinner. Windows facing downtown Kitchener and neutral decor makes the Queen Elizabeth Suite the ideal setting for an elegant dinner.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1050 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
50 x 21 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
9
Columns:
1
Windows:
8
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
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
These prices are based on no food and beverage being purchased. Prices vary once food and beverage are required.
Oak Room 31 x 21 x 11 651 40/45 -- 27 24 24 24 4/3 50 50 65
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Oak Room

Original to the building, the Oak Room is richly decorated in oak paneling and woodwork. The attached lobby is the ideal setting for an elegant reception before and after dinner.Large windows, and fireplace mantel, coat closet compliment this intimate setting.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
651 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
31 x 21 x 11 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
5
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
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
These prices are based on no food and beverage being purchased. Prices vary once food and beverage are required.
Barrister's Lounge 42 x 18 x 11 756 28/30 -- 31 20 20 20 5/4 35 50 50
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Barrister's Lounge

This finely-detailed room was named the Barrister's Lounge when it was open to the public and frequented by the local lawyers. With its large windows overlooking King and Queen streets, taupe walls, and high ceilings, private bar and fireplace mantel, the Barrister's Lounge will offer your guests elegance in a warm intimate atmosphere.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
756 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
42 x 18 x 11 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Power Outlets:
7
Columns:
0
Windows:
10
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
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
These prices are based on no food and beverage being purchased. Prices vary once food and beverage are required.
Lafontaine Room 62 x 42 x 9 1116 80/80 -- 40 35 35 27 7/6 80 80 80
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Lafontaine Room

Taking its name from a former owner, the Lafontaine room is decorated in neutral tones, with French doors and an adjacent anteroom. The adjacent anteroom makes the Lafontaine Room perfect for weddings and events with a buffet.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1116 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
62 x 42 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
8
Columns:
0
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
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
These prices are based on no food and beverage being purchased. Prices vary once food and beverage are required.
Berlin Suite 26 x 13 x 8 338 --/-- -- -- -- -- 14 --/-- -- -- --
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Berlin Suite

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
338 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
26 x 13 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
4
Power Outlets:
3
Columns:
0
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
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
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
These prices are based on no food and beverage being purchased. Prices vary once food and beverage are required.

FAQs about The Walper Hotel

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3:00 PM 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 PM 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 The Walper Hotel have?

There are 82 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

Is there any meeting space at The Walper Hotel?

Yes, they have 9 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

What kind of breakfast is at The Walper Hotel?

Weekday breakfast can be added to the rate for $10 per day.

Can I get a AAA rate at The Walper Hotel?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer AAA hotel discounts at this time.

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at The Walper Hotel?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer senior hotel discounts at this time.

Is there a gym at The Walper Hotel?

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

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