All your conference needs are here
Named in honour of the previous owners and their families, the Walkeden and Defoort Buildings form our Conference Centre which was built in 2006. There is a breeze way between the two buildings.
There is an elevator to all floors and both buildings are wheelchair accessible.
Conference Centre Guest Room
-accommodates 1–2 people
We offer 25 guest rooms, each suitable for 2 guests, with full baths, mini fridge, coffee service, hair dryers and air conditioning and Wifi service. And, in keeping with Pine Bungalow design, the interior is knotty pine décor and each room has a balcony or patio. Enjoy a 5 minute walk to the Athabasca River with your morning coffee. Enjoy our community firepit.
Conference Centre Amenities
On the main floor of the Walkeden Building there is a spacious dining area with 9 round tables for a 50-seat capacity. The kitchen and outdoor facilities are available for private functions only. We also have a well-equipped self-catering kitchen with commercial grade appliances and all the necessary implements to create a culinary work of art!
2 convection ovens, 4-burner natural gas range with griddle, industrial microwave and dishwasher, dry steam table, 2 large stainless steel sinks, floor-to-ceiling cooler (no freezer),
Variety of cooking pots, 3 coffee urns, water pitchers, cooking utensils, complete range of dishes and cutlery including serving bowls for up to 50 people.
Also included outside is an industrial barbeque, large firepit as well as patio table and chairs.
The kitchen and outdoor facilities are available for private functions only.
Lazy Bear Lounge on the main floor
The main-floor facility, the Lazy Bear Lounge, is a lounge area with 4 sofas and 12 easy chairs and an old-fashioned upright piano. The lounge can host a maximum of 50 people and is wheel chair friendly. An elevator is in place to move people from floor to floor.
Meeting room, Lower level
We have available two movable podiums, a 50” Plasma TV (no cable connection), large projection screen, flip chart, chairs, a wet bar and washrooms. Plenty of free paved parking and a new industrial size BBQ. Free WiFi in Centre.
Conference Centre Booking
Our Conference Centre booking rate for groups is $35 per day per person for the kitchen and dining area.
Please see our rates for Conference Centre Rooms to stay in our Conference Centre.
Create the perfect opportunity to connect with family, spouse and colleagues!
Take a refreshing walk along the Athabasca river, hike the many trails around Jasper, go rafting, horseback riding or ride the sky tram, take a boat ride on Maligne Lake or simply relax beside the river and read.