The Walper Hotel

Find Luxury At Our Hotel In Downtown Kitchener, Ontario

Discover a hotel with history in the center of Kitchener’s flourishing downtown. Marrying Victorian architecture with contemporary design, The Walper Hotel has been beautifully restored for modern sensibilities. Enter Queen Street, where our iconic red brick exterior has been a local landmark since 1893. Then explore our vibrant public spaces, contemporary rooms (pet-friendly!) and grand Crystal Ballroom. Dine on farm-to-table specialties at TWH Social, our in-house restaurant, or socialize in Lokal on the second floor. Drive to nearby Waterloo’s hot spots, then explore the hotel’s neighborhood charm with museums, shopping and a thriving downtown arts scene.

Lobby Lifestyle
  • Free Internet Access
  • On-Site Restaurant
  • Fitness Center
  • Pet Friendly
  • Business Services
  • Laundry
  • Meeting Facilities

Celebrate the joy of life

As part of the JdV by Hyatt brand, we invite you to make each stay yours truly. A community for the spirited, the light-hearted and the young-at-heart, JdV by Hyatt is a collection of vibrant, independent and inclusive hotels that reflect the neighborhoods we call home.


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Rooms + Suites

King Bed
Historic King
King Bed

Make yourself at home in bright, colorful, energizing rooms that combine the hotel’s heritage details with contemporary style. Plus, our spacious suites offer plenty of room to entertain or spread out.

Our Hotel

Fitness Centre


Fitness Centre

Keep up your fitness regimen with high-tech cardio machines and free weights inside our convenient and well-equipped fitness centre.

7 a.m. –10 p.m., daily


Pet-friendly dog on a pillow


Our pet-friendly hotel makes it easy for you to travel with the whole family to Kitchener, Ontario. Bring up to one dog along when you stay with us at The Walper Hotel. We’ll provide a dog bed, treat and bowl. Contact the hotel for policy details.


Neighborhood Guide


Neighborhood Guide

Our Neighborhood Guide celebrates the local and inclusive vibe of the JdV by Hyatt brand by highlighting the one-of-a-kind restaurants, unique cocktail bars, cozy coffeehouses, and vibrant experiences that make our community special. Explore our Neighborhood Guide to make your stay a truly local experience.
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