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New JW Marriott Edmonton debut brings up the 250 in Canada

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New JW Marriott Edmonton debut brings up the 250 in Canada

Located in the centre of Alberta’s Capital City, the newly opened JW Marriott Edmonton claims is now part of Canada’s largest mixed-use and entertainment district.

Located in the ICE District, the hotel offers 2,043sqm of meeting spaces, named after iconic Edmonton Oilers alumni. It also has Edmonton’s largest event ballroom, featuring 836sqm of space.

“We are thrilled to be opening our 250th hotel in Canada as well as bringing our iconic JW brand to the city of Edmonton,” said Don Cleary, President of Marriott International’s Canadian operation.

“Our 250th property underscores the importance of luxury to this market, and the tremendous opportunity for growth in Canada.”

The Spa by JW is Edmonton’s only full-service luxury hotel spa.

“ICE District is unlike anything Edmonton has seen before with its unique and upscale offerings,” said Tim Shipton, Senior Vice-President, Communications and Government Relations, ICE District. “With today’s grand opening of the JW Marriott Edmonton ICE District, we are proud to be home to only the third JW Marriott in Canada, which will certainly be Edmonton’s finest hotel, as we continue to set the standard for state-of-the-art living.”

Connected to Rogers Place Arena and within easy walking distance to Edmonton’s Arts District, River Valley and the Edmonton Convention Center, the JW Marriott Edmonton has a unique partnership with Rogers Place, allowing the hotel to offer prime access to its guests, such as behind-the-scenes arena tours and meet-and-greet opportunities with Oilers Alumni.


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