at 10010 104 Street NW, Edmonton, T5J0Z1 Canada
Stay SMART! Stay home with us at the Holiday Inn Express in the heart of downtown Edmonton.Book our Facebook Rate at: http://ichotelsgroup.com/redirect?path=rates&brandCode=EX&hotelCode=YEGED&rateCode=IDP03&_PMID=99502056 The Holiday Inn Express Downtown offers comfortable and spacious accommodations, whether you are traveling for business or pleasure, we have it all for you. Located Downtown Edmonton, walking distance to shopping, restaurants and movie theatres. The Holiday Inn Express Downtown is 100% smoke free and offers 140 guestrooms, featuring Jacuzzi Suites, King and double Queen guestrooms. After a long day, sink into a relaxing sleep with our SIGNATURE BEDDING COLLECTION. Each guestroom features Complimentary High Speed Internet Access, both wired and wireless. Every guest is welcome to our Complimentary Deluxe Breakfast next to our Great Room, with internet access and LED TV. Just off the Lobby, a complimentary Business Center! Relax, unwind in our Swimming Pool, Whirlpool AND Fitness Facility. Benefit your stay with Airmiles, Aeroplan and IHG Rewards Club Points. Group Rates available for Sports Events, Corporate, Special Events, Weddings and Reunions.
A Great Hotel, Guests Love, close to the Alberta Legislature and government buildings, including Canada Place, Sterling Place, Alberta Health Services, ABC Services (Blue Cross) WCB (Workers Compensation) & Alberta Human Resources. Major corporate anchor buildings include ATCO, Standard Life, Canadian Western Bank, IBM, FOCUS, Peace Hills Trust, Intact Insurance, & Associated Engineering.
Located one block away from the Edmonton LRT, walking distance to Public Transit, Home of the Free Press Bistro & Red Arrow / e-Bus coach lines.
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What have we been up to? Renovating our Breakfast Bar and Great Room, along with installing new fridges and microwaves into the new guest room furniture, which also have Guest Links and 42" flat screen HD TVs mounted on them. Many guests report enjoying the padded headboards with separate reading lamps and LED back lighting, as well. Moving forward with guest corridor carpets, wall vinyl and sconce lights in the coming weeks.
"It's on!" Guests and team-mates, let's work together to drive in lots of Perfect 10s in OSAT (Overall Satisfaction) and raise lots of $10s for men's health! Kent Murray Dear Guests: The Staff of this hotel need your help… Our General Manager, Kent Murray has agreed to shave off his moustache and grow it back for Movember, raising funds and awareness for Men’s Health. For every 10 in Overall Experience (the first question) on a Holiday Inn Express survey, sent to you directly by IHG (Intercontinental Hotels Group) our brand franchisor, $10 will be donated to Movember by our General Manager, with a matching donation from our hotel’s owners. CA.MOVEMBER.COM
Thanksgiving long weekend coming up. Start your visit on Thursday with the Edmonton Oilers regular season home opener against their Battle of Alberta rivals, the Calgary Flames. On the Holiday Monday, we have a double header - our Memorial Cup champion Edmonton Oil Kings host the Brandon Wheat Kings at Rexall Place, and the Edmonton Eskimo Football Club faces the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. Ask for the Hockey rate or Football rate and show your game ticket, to receive 15% off of our regular Best Flexible rates. Remember that the LRT is free to Commonwealth Stadium, with your Eskimos game ticket under their Green and Go program - http://www.esks.com/article/show-your-ticket-show-your-pride-enjoy-the-ride
Renovations, Renovations, Renovations - so exciting! New exterior and interior colours are beginning to take shape, new casegoods (furniture) has been installed on 7th and 8th floors, and most of 5th and 6th, which will be finished this week, along with most of 4th. After breakfast today, we will be taking apart the Great Room and Breakfast Bar, and moving it into the main floor Meredith ballroom. Next Monday and Tuesday (October 5th and 6th) we plan to install new ductwork and vents in the pool area, requiring the main lap pool to be closed for those days. Please "pardon our progress" as we continue to update our hotel for your comfort and enjoyment.
Congratulations to Lourdes & Steve Brochu on their wedding nuptials!
What have we been up to? RENOVATING, sir! Renovating what? New guestroom FURNITURE sir! What's coming up next? BREAKFAST BAR sir! Where will your guests enjoy their complimentary Express Start hot breakfast? MEREDITH BALLROOM sir!
Holiday Inn Express Edmonton Downtown summer staff appreciation event today! Shuttle loads starting at 4:00, departing for Jubilations Dinner Theatre at 4:30 sharp. Team, if you're going straight there, seating starts at 5:00. Looking forward to seeing you there! http://edmonton.jubilations.ca/index.php/shows
It's a great day for GRATITUDE, as we prepare for our semi-annual Staff Appreciation party in the famous Penthouse ballroom. Long service recognition, Stay Real service awards, special guests, a feast fit for a King, music, dancing, door prizes and a special surprise from our DJ. Team, put on your glad rags, and remember your cameras. Let's get ready to party like it's 1999!
Sun Lin Fai Lok (Happy New Year) and Gung He Fat Choy (We Wish You Prosperity) everyone! Less than 4 weeks until Spring! Your home away from home Team are very grateful for your patronage and patience, as we have been updating our hotel over these past months. We are happy to report that our whirlpool is back in service, complete with new tiles and a stainless steel handrail for improved safety. New window coverings and bathroom renovations are nearly completed and we are about to receive new soft seating, sofabeds, ergonomic desk chairs and chandeliers. Guest area renovations should be substantially completed by February 28th, after which we will carry on with Heart of the House areas. Cheers!
Congratulations Team YEGED, on passing IHG's brand standards quality evaluation! Fantastic improvements! We are especially proud of our hard working Housekeeping team, who drove Cleanliness up 12.7 points, while in the middle of renovations - OUTSTANDING!!
More RENOVATION news. As we enter the New Year, things are progressing nicely. ***Our POOL, STEAM ROOMS and WHIRLPOOL will be closed for change-room updates and make-up air installation until January 28, so we have made arrangements for our valued guests to use the Don Wheaton YMCA pool, at our expense. Our gym / fitness equipment room will remain open.*** The lobby floor and fireplace are completed, as is the Breakfast Bar where our complimentary Express Start breakfast is served from 6:30 to 10 AM on weekdays and from 7 to 11 AM on weekends. New casegoods (furniture) has been installed in all but 4 spa suites, where we are adding fireplaces, two 42″ flat screen HD TVs, hardwood floors and new jetted tubs. New carpet and wall vinyl has been installed in our guest corridors, along with funky new wall sconces. New desk lamps and floor lamps are in, as is new artwork for the rooms. Lots more to come, including ergonomic desk chairs, soft seating, lighted bathroom mirrors and in-room safes. The meeting rooms are next, along with updated millwork at front desk. Stay tuned for more updates, as we’re excited to be making these improvements!
Happy Mother's day to all the Moms, Grandmas and Great-Grandmas.
E-town has been busy with the Heritage Festival, Cariwest Fest, the Rod Stewart and Carlos Santana concert, and we're heading into another busy weekend. FIFA Women's World Cup for under 20s has two games on Friday night, the Edmonton Folk Music Festival starts this weekend, along the the PPCLI's 100th anniversary celebrations. Ask for the FaceBook Promo rate, while it is still open!
Hey fans - our renovations are ramping up! Steam rooms were completely demolished and rebuilt. Pool area renovations are 95% done. Jacuzzi suites are being converted to Spa Suites with fireplaces and TWO 42" flat screen LED TVs, and 4' x 6' jetted tubs. Feature wall vinyl has been installed in 60% of our rooms, in anticipation of new case goods arriving right after Labour day. So much going on, but we're still open and still making guests happy. Construction ends at 6:00 PM and there are no renovations on weekends; so you still relax and enjoy the beautiful summer.
Historical game at Commonwealth Stadium tonight! Our Edmonton Eskimo Football Club faces the new Ottawa Red Blacks. Remember that the LRT is free with your game ticket and you get 15% off of our regulars.
Congratulations to Michael and Regine Dames (Tubera) on their Marriage today! We are very proud to host their Special Day!
Hope everyone has been enjoying the FIFA World Cup of soccer on CBC and TSN, as the group rounds wind down to the "group of 16." We are proud to be a host hotel for both the FIFA U-20 Womens in August, and for the FIFA Women's World Cup in June of 2015. Show your ticket to the game at Commonwealth Stadium and receive 15% off of our regular Best Flexible rate! We are a half block from the Bay/Enterprise Square LRT, that takes you there!
Great news! Our newly renovated steam rooms, whirlpool and lap pool are now open. Thank you to our guests and team members, for their patience as we update our hotel for your enjoyment.
School is coming to an end, so it's exam time and we are already accepting reservations from our loyal The Alberta Teachers' Association markers. Remember, that we provide a free upgrade to all teachers who stay 5 nights or more for marking departmental exams, to a room with a fridge and microwave. Ask for the ATA rate when you call to book. 1-800-423-4656.
Hi CFL fans, the BC Lions are coming to town to start off the exhibition season tomorrow night - Friday at Commonwealth Stadium. Ask for the FOOTBALL rate and show your game ticket, to received fifteen percent off of our regular rates, and remember that the LRT and ETS are free when you have an Edmonton Eskimos game ticket.
Thank you guests, for a great month of May. June will be a great month for concerts, with Michael Bublé, Cher with Cyndi Lauper, and Queen on three consecutive nights.
Panoramic views of downtown Edmonton from the 8th floor Penthouse banquet space. Call today to book your meeting or special event.