The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald

The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald

October 24, 2014 11:55 ET

Celebrating 100 Years: Official Banners Being Installed on Friday, October 24, 2014

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Oct. 24, 2014) - In January of 2015, The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald will begin celebrating its 100th year on Edmonton's skyline.

To start the countdown and commemorate the up and coming year, banners will be hung on two of the front pillars of the hotel on either side of the entrance and also within its WEST facing street level windows.

Installation will begin and be completed on Friday, October 24, 2014.

Stay tuned for a full schedule of public and invite only events for 2015 which will be released in early January 2015.

About The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald

Standing high on the bank overlooking the largest urban parkway in North America, The North Saskatchewan River Valley, The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald's charm and classic elegance have made us Edmonton's place for every occasion, whether it be a vacation or business trip, since 1915.

Our hotel's distinctive guestrooms are well-appointed with state-of-the-art amenities, while elegant meeting rooms offer the perfect venue for large or small groups. This downtown hotel is a short drive from Edmonton International Airport.

The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald offers exquisite dining opportunities in The Harvest Room and The Confederation Lounge that will tempt your palate with Canadian-style dishes that boast many regional influences. Stroll through the splendid gardens or visit our well-equipped and completely renovated and refurbished Fitness Centre and Massage Therapy services for a day of rejuvenation.

Whether for business or pleasure, The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald has the attentive staff and luxurious accommodations to make your stay a graceful complement to the fun that abounds just outside our doors. A stay at the Chateau on the River offers easy walking access to many of the wonderful sites and experiences Edmonton has to offer.

The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald is proud to introduce Smudge, our Canine Ambassador. Providing a warm welcome and an authentic experience, Smudge will make your visit feel more like home.

Steeped in history, The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald in downtown Edmonton will become part of yours.

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About Fairmont Hotels & Resorts

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a celebrated collection of more than 65 luxury properties around the globe, Inc. The luxury brand's distinctive hotels offer a sense of heritage and sophistication, warm, engaging including Shanghai's Fairmont Peace Hotel, The Plaza in New York, and Makkah Clock Royal Tower in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia service and culturally rich experiences. Fairmont balances the company's economic, environmental and social priorities and provides the framework for responsible hotel operations through the Sustainability Partnership program. Fairmont is owned by FRHI Hotels & Resorts, a leading global hotel company with over 105 hotels under the Fairmont, Raffles, and Swissôtel brands. The company also manages Fairmont, Raffles and Swissôtel branded luxury private residence clubs, whole-ownership residences and serviced residences properties. For more information or reservations, please call 1-800-441-1414 or visit

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