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Fairmont Hotel Macdonald

We respect the trust you place in us each time you choose to stay at Fairmont Hotel Macdonald. Welcoming, safeguarding and taking care of others is at the very heart of what we do and who we are.

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have partnered with top experts to implement new standards of safety and protocols. Our hotel is ALLSAFE certified with some of the most stringent cleaning standards & operational procedures in the hospitality industry. To learn more about the extensive measures we are taking to safeguard, protect and care for our valued guests and employees, visit ALLSafeandWell.com. To learn more about what to expect next time you visit Fairmont Hotel Macdonald, click here.

For more than 100 years, Fairmont Hotel Macdonald has effortlessly delivered timeless luxury in the heart of downtown Edmonton. Nestled upon the North Saskatchewan River Valley, the hotel’s charm and ever-evolving elegance has earned it the spotlight as one of the city’s most sought-after locations.

A storied past, an unparalleled present, and a future to be reckoned with, Fairmont Hotel Macdonald has set the stage for luxury in the heart of the city. Edmonton’s only historic, four-diamond “Chateau on the River” offers unparalleled views of North America’s largest expanse of urban parkland.

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Boasting dignified style and timeless grace, each of our 198 classically-designed guestrooms, including specialty suites, are tastefully adorned with the finest amenities.


  • The closest airport to the Fairmont Hotel MacDonald is Edmonton International Airport (YEG).
  • From the South
    • Distance is approximately 18 mi/29 km (45 min drive from airport)
    • North on Gateway Blvd to Saskatchewan Drive; turn right
    • Turn left on 99 St
    • Drive up MacDougall Hill (follow city centre signs)
    • Destination will be on the right at the top of the hill
    • Driveway access is from Jasper Ave

    From Jasper
    • Exit the Yellowhead HWY at 97 St
    • South to Jasper Ave and turn right
    • Destination will be on your left at 100 St
    • Driveway access is from Jasper Ave

  • Fairmont Hotel Macdonald offers valet parking and self-parking with in and out privileges. Arrive at our Main Entrance and our bell staff will assist with luggage and directions to the self-parking parkade.

    Guests using our self-parking option are required to provide the vehicle's license plate number to our Front Desk Agent upon check-in. 


    $50.00 CAD daily for valet parking overnight or over four hours, excluding tax
    $25.00 CAD for valet parking up to four hours, excluding tax
    $40.00 CAD for overnight self-parking, excluding tax

    Complimentary for Electric and Hybrid vehicles

    Indoor parking is subject to availability. All oversized vehicles and pickup trucks will be parked outdoors.

    Additional self-parking options are available nearby. Please inquire with our Guest Service team upon arrival for more information.

  • To better meet our guests' technology needs, Fairmont Hotels & Resorts has partnered with PSAV, the certified leader in the conference service field, to offer the finest technology, creative expertise, and quality assurance necessary to take you meetings to the next level.

Guest Services

Few hotels can rival our combination of modern amenities with time-honoured service.  We’re confident we have just what you’re looking for.  Our dedicated team is at your service, all you have to do is ask.
  • Babysitting
  • Concierge
  • Parking
  • Laundry
  • Bellman
  • Pet Friendly
  • Wheelchair Accessibility
  • Billing
  • Easy Departure

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