Located right next door to the Prairie Mall, the Grande Prairie Inn is a great choice for accommodations when you are in this city in northwestern Alberta because you are never far away from anything. The affordable prices do not reflect the amenities and comforts that you find in your room because they are comparable with those found in five star hotels in other parts of the province and the country.
There are more than 200 guest rooms at the Grande Prairie Inn. The Standard Queen Room offers the cheapest rate and the Jacuzzi Suite Room is the most expensive, but is still cheap when you compare the rate to that of other hotels. A large expanse of windows, the bottom portion of which opens, gives you a breathtaking view of the city spread out below. The area is mainly flat, which means you will have a great view over a long distance.
Watch a movie in your room or play in the pool. The Grande Prairie Inn features an indoor pool that is open throughout the year. Unwind after a long day in the hot tub or steam room or start your day off with a workout on the state of the art equipment in the fitness centre. Guests can avail of free Internet services in their rooms and throughout the hotel. Getting to and from the airport is not a problem because there is free airport shuttle service.
Enjoy a classic Canadian breakfast at Drakes Caf located on the main floor of the Grande Prairie Inn. The menu has something for everyone for all three meals of the day and the Sunday Brunch is the best one in the city. If you dont have time for a sit down meal to start your day, there is a free Continental breakfast buffet available every morning. Children under the age of 12 pay only $6.95 for their meal in this venue.
For the evening meal, dine on the French cuisine of La Provence, a fine dining venue situated in the Grande Prairie Inn. The atmosphere is intimate and the mouthwatering desserts seem to jump right off the menu. This venue is only open on Friday and Saturday evenings from 5 to 10 P.M. Relax in the casual surroundings of the Skylark Lounge where there are comfortable seats and large screen TV. There are also VLTs here where you can try your luck and perhaps walk away a big winner. If you really want to dance with Lady Luck while in Grande Prairie, try your luck on the slot machines and the tables of the casino.
The Grande Prairie Inn is conveniently located to a newly built state of the art playground where the track is rubber so the little ones wont hurt themselves if they fall. There is also a large Splash Park nearby as well as several city parks where you can sit and enjoy the great scenes unfolding before your eyes. Browse the exhibits at the Grande Prairie Museum to learn about the history of the city and this region of Alberta. For those who want to get out and explore the natural beauty of the area, the more than 1000 acres of hiking and biking trails of the Muskoseepi Park will surely provide you with ample opportunities.