Memorial University

2.0 star property
Family-friendly hotel with 2 indoor pools, near Memorial University of Newfoundland

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Memorial University

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Children’s activities
Property grounds
Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of Memorial University

8.2 out of 10 Very good
8.2/10 Very good

Property highlights

  • Pool
  • Free breakfast
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
40 Livyers Loop, St. John's, NL, A1B 3P7
Main amenities
  • Restaurants and bar/lounge
  • 2 indoor pools
  • Indoor tennis court
  • Fitness centre
  • Children's pool
  • Waterslide
  • Coffee shop/cafe
  • Meeting rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Garden
  • Library
  • Self-serve laundry
For families
  • Children's pool
  • Playground on site
  • Garden
  • Laundry facilities
  • Lift
  • Free self-parking

Room options

2 Bedroom Suite, 2 Twin Beds

  • 30 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Standard Room, 1 Double Bed

  • 13 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Standard Room, 2 Single Beds

  • 13 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

About this area

What's nearby

  • George Street - 4 min drive
  • Port of St. John's - 5 min drive

Getting around

  • St. John's, NL (YYT-St. John's Intl.) - 9 min drive


  • Tim Hortons - 6 min walk
  • The Bigs Ultimate Sports Grill - 3 min drive
  • Tim Hortons - 3 min drive
  • Breezeway - 4 min walk
  • Manna European Bakery and Deli Ltd - 3 min drive

About this property

Memorial University

A great choice for a stay in St. John's, Memorial University is only 4.5 mi (7.2 km) from the airport. Guests can take a dip in one of 2 indoor pools or grab a bite to eat at Bitters, which serves lunch and dinner. Other highlights include a bar/lounge, a fitness centre and an indoor tennis court.


English, French

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 569 rooms


  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No cots (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms


  • Free on-site self-parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • On-site parking is limited

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast each morning 7:00 AM–9:30 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop

Travelling with children

  • Children's pool
  • Water slide
  • Playground

What to do

  • Free use of nearby fitness centre
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

Working away

  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Luggage storage
  • Bike hire


  • 12 buildings/towers
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Library
  • Television in common areas
  • Fitness centre
  • 2 indoor pools
  • Indoor tennis courts
  • Water slide
  • Banquet hall


  • Lift
  • Accessible bathroom (selected rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (selected rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Heating
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Freshen up

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer (on request)
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access

Special features


Bitters – This restaurant serves lunch and dinner.

Fees & policies

Renovations and closures

The property is closed between 15 August and 15 May.

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place.

Contactless check-out is available.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.


Construction is underway at a neighbouring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work.
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and window guards on site.
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ+ friendly).
This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Memorial University Paton College Hotel St. John's
Memorial University Paton College Hotel
Memorial University Paton College St. John's
Memorial University Hotel St. John's
Memorial University Hotel
Memorial University St. John's
Memorial University Paton College

Frequently asked questions

Is Memorial University currently open?
The property is closed between 15 August and 15 May.
Does Memorial University offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Memorial University does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Memorial University?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Memorial University?
Yes, there are 2 indoor pools and a children's pool.
Are pets allowed at Memorial University?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Memorial University?
Yes, there's free self parking. Parking spaces may be limited.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Memorial University?
You can check in starting at 3:00 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM. Contactless check-out is available.
What is there to do at Memorial University and nearby?
Practise your swing on the tennis courts. Go for a swim in one of the 2 indoor swimming pools or use the hotel's other amenities, which include a water slide and a fitness centre. Memorial University also has a picnic area and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Memorial University?
Yes, there's an on-site restaurant, Bitters.
What's the area around Memorial University like?
Memorial University is a short 1-minute walk from Memorial University of Newfoundland and 15 minutes' walk from Pippy Park Headquarters.



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8/10 Very good

Overall my stay was very pleasing.The staff were very helpful;The room was very clean;The price was very reasonable.I would definitely stay there again,and i would recommend it to all my friends and family.A++.Thank You,Darrin.
DARRIN, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Kevin, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

3-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

1-night family trip
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4/10 Fair

Dull. You get what you pay for. Staff are nice. Run by students. Very basic. Zero amenities. Far from everything.
Boualem, 4-night trip
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4/10 Fair

Mary, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

The staff was wonderful and very helpful. The rooms were clean and comfortable. Great place to stay.
Helen, 6-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

The accommodation was clean, the beds were comfortable and the University is central to all of St John's. The staff were great and parking is easy and close to the residence.
William, 5-night romance trip
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8/10 Very good

It is close to dowtown, which is good. But you have twin beds in seperate rooms, while the photos showed us twin beds in the same room.
Marie-Audrey, 3-night romance trip
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8/10 Very good

Sinnadurai, 2-night trip
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