Attractions near our Coast West Edmonton Hotel &
Coast Hotels has a location in West Edmonton, a wonderful place for all visitors to Edmonton, with proximity to the West Edmonton Mall, the Edmonton Zoo, Fort Edmonton Park and the TELUS World of Science. West Edmonton is also a great place to stop overnight on your way to Jasper. The West Edmonton Mall has activities to suit anyone’s interests from an amusement park, a water park, a shooting range and high-end shopping you, surely, won’t be bored. Staying at a hotel in West Edmonton also gives you easy access to Downtown Edmonton and the Whyte Ave. area. You are also only a 40-minute drive to the fabulous Elk Island National Park. West Edmonton is the perfect hotel location for anyone visiting Edmonton.
West Edmonton Mall attractions
West Edmonton Mall is Alberta’s largest tourist attraction with an average of 30.8 million visitors per year. It has an accredited zoo, holds 2 mini golf courses, a shooting range, full ice rink and a bowling alley. The two most famous attractions at West Edmonton Mall would be Galaxyland Amusement Park as well as the World Water Park. Galaxyland is the world’s largest indoor amusement park and also holds the world record for largest indoor roller coaster. As for World Water Park, it was one the largest indoor water park in the world but is now the largest in the Americas. West Edmonton Mall also holds a few other impressive world records such as, largest indoor lake and world’s largest parking lot with over 20,000 spaces and more than 10, 000 additional overflow spaces.
West Edmonton’s largest attraction is West Edmonton Mall
There is also the TELUS World of Science, which is great for people of all ages but especially fun for families. Another great family activity in West Edmonton is the Edmonton Valley Zoo which is one of just 3 accredited zoos in Alberta. West Edmonton is also home to Fort Edmonton Park, which provides great activities for adults. Fort Edmonton Park allows you to experience four distinct sections of history from 1846-1929.
Hotel near West Edmonton Mall
The Coast West Edmonton Hotel is only a 5 – 10-minute drive from West Edmonton Mall. Our hotel accommodations are located on multiple public transit routes to and from West Edmonton mall. We offer pet friendly boutique hotel rooms so you and your furry family members can explore everything that West Edmonton has to offer together.
West Edmonton Mall
Experience the unique convenience West Edmonton Mall has to offer and enjoy exclusive shopping, fine dining, exciting entertainment, thriving nightlife and luxury accommodations, all under one roof! Whether you are travelling with family, friends or on business, West Edmonton Mall has it all.
Rogers Place Arena
Rogers Place is a multi-use indoor arena in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. The arena has a seating capacity of 18,347 as a hockey venue and 20,734 as a concert venue.
Fort Edmonton Park
Fort Edmonton Park events and attractions. A living history museum focusing on Edmonton’s early years. Experience untold adventure!
Edmonton Valley Zoo
Home to more than 350 animals and focused on conservation, the Edmonton Valley Zoo is one of Edmonton’s premier attractions, offering fun and education for the whole family.
Art Gallery of Alberta
The oldest cultural institution in Canada, this wonderful museum features over 6,000 objects in addition to its feature exhibitions. Dedicated to the exhibition and preservation of visual art.
Royal Alberta Museum
This is one of Canada’s most popular museums, filled with a spectacular array of natural and human history. Be sure to check back often—feature exhibitions rotate.
TELUS World of Science Edmonton
TELUS World of Science – Edmonton (TWOSE) inspires life-long learning as they create a positive science and technology culture in our region. The science centre is a non-profit organization designed to motivate people to learn about and contribute to advances in science and technology to strengthen themselves, their families, and their community.
Housed in a spectacular pyramid conservatory, this horticultural attraction features over 700 species of plants of arid, temperate, and tropical climates. A great place to visit year round!
Ice CastlesJan 1, 2020 — Mar 20, 2020
Step into the ultimate winter wonderland when you visit the giant Ice Castles in Hawrelak Park. This enchanting acre-sized castle is crafted by hand using only icicles and water. Venture through the stunning, Narnia-like display and snap a selfie at some favourite photo spots including the throne room, in front of the waterfall and throughout the winding ice maze. Learn more.
Flying Canoe VolantJan 30, 2020 — Feb 1, 2020
Come celebrate your inner voyageur with light, music, legends and dance! In the spirit of a great winter city, the Flying Canoë Volant is a creative and interactive cultural event designed to celebrate local history and everything that is great about a long winter’s night. Learn more.
Canadian Birkebeiner Ski FestivalFeb 7, 2020 — Feb 9, 2020
Enjoy a three-day celebration of cross country skiing and Nordic Legends. The Birkie is Western Canada’s Premier Nordic Ski Event and one of only three Birkebeiner Loppets in the world – Norway and the USA host the other two. Formed in 1985, the Birkie continues the tradition of honouring perseverance, courage and fortitude…as well as lots of Nordic Fun for the whole family! Learn more.
Silver Skate FestivalFeb 7, 2020 — Feb 9, 2020
Celebrating its 29th year, this festival is an extravaganza of art, culture, recreation and sport! Edmonton’s oldest winter festival returns and it is free for the whole family. The hot glow from this beautiful display will warm your ice cold, rosy cheeks–a true goosebumps moment. Learn more.
Dear Evan HansenFeb 11, 2020 — Feb 16, 2020
A letter that was never meant to be seen, a lie that was never meant to be told, a life he never dreamed he could have. Evan Hansen is about to get the one thing he’s always wanted: a chance to finally fit in. Dear Evan Hansen is the deeply personal and profoundly contemporary musical about life and the way we live it. Learn more.
SkirtsAfire FestivalFeb 27, 2020 — Mar 8, 2020
Founded in 2012, SkirtsAfire Festival is Edmonton’s only theatre and multidisciplinary arts festival featuring women. In conjunction with International Women’s Day, our 10 day festival runs each March at various venues in the heart of Old Strathcona, Downtown, and Alberta Avenue.
Edmonton International BeerFestMar 27, 2020 — Mar 28, 2020
This is the 15th year AND Edmonton’s best longest-running Beer Festival.Showcasing over 120 breweries, local merchants and food. Curating the main stage of Canadian performance talent, for the entirety of the event. Selling out to more than 15,000 attendees with over 130,000 samples being enjoyed. Learn more.
2020 International Women’s Day Women & Wealth Gala – EdmontonMar 7, 2020 5:00 pm — Mar 7, 2020 9:30 pm
You’ll enjoy a pre-event reception, plated dinner from the Edmonton Convention Centre’s award-winning culinary team, raffle draw, cash bar and take part in an evening of inspiration from our amazing guest speakers Michele Romanow and Courtney Buhler! Our talented MC, Carrie Doll, will ensure the evening is spectacular from start to finish. All Gala attendees will receive a Women’s Day Gift Bag with contributions from our generous gift bag sponsors. Learn more.