Hyatt Place debuts in downtown Edmonton

CHICAGO — Hyatt Place has opened its first Canadian location in downtown Edmonton, it was announced Nov. 4.

CHICAGO — Hyatt Place has opened its first Canadian location in downtown Edmonton, it was announced Nov. 4.

Hyatt Place Edmonton/Downtown offers 255 guestrooms with separate spaces to sleep, work and play, as well as a Cozy Corner sofa-sleeper. Amenities include free WiFi throughout;

a.m. Kitchen Skillet, a free daily hot breakfast featuring breakfast sandwiches, fresh fruit, oatmeal, yogurt, cereal and pastries; and 24/7 Gallery Menu & Market serving meals anytime day or night and packaged sandwiches and salads.

In addition, Coffee to Cocktails Bar serves specialty coffees and premium beers, as well as wines and cocktails. The hotel offers an Odds & Ends program for forgotten items that guests can buy, borrow or use for free. Onsite meeting and function space offers more than 13,000 square feet and a 24-hour gym features cardio equipment with LDC touchscreens and free ear buds.

The hotel’s location provides easy access to the Art Gallery of Alberta, Citadel Theatre, Francis Winspear Centre, Commonwealth Stadium and Rogers Place. For business travelers, it’s a short commute to the Shaw Conference Centre, Government of Canada, Alberta Treasury Branches and Edmonton’s CN Tower office building.