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1 room, 2 adults

The Murray Premises Hotel

3.5-starThis property has received its official star rating from Canada Select.
5 Becks Cove, St. John's, NL, A1C 6H1, Canada

Waterfront hotel with 2 restaurants, near Mile One Centre
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  • This is a nice spot, but the hotel is old and thus the carpets are worn, the floors creak…Mar 14, 2020
  • I love the historic aspects of this place, and the way it is worked into the aesthetic.…Oct 12, 2019

The Murray Premises Hotel

from $86
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Executive Room, 1 King Bed
  • Signature Room, 1 King Bed

What’s around The Murray Premises Hotel


  • In Downtown St. John's
  • Memorial University of Newfoundland - 28 min walk
  • Mile One Centre - 6 min walk
  • The Rooms - 10 min walk
  • Port of St. John's - 18 min walk
  • Signal Hill National Historic Site - 30 min walk
  • Quidi Vidi Lake - 2.3 mi / 3.8 km
  • Avalon Mall - 2.5 mi / 4 km

Getting around

  • St. John's Intl. Airport (YYT) - 18 min drive

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 69 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time 3 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 19

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms



  • No onsite parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free continental breakfast
  • 2 restaurants
  • Room service
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1210
  • Conference space size (meters) - 112
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 1864
  • Elevator
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Television in common areas
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Grab bar - near toilet
Languages Spoken
  • Chinese
  • English
  • French

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding
Things to enjoy
  • Fireplace
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Jetted bathtub
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping

Special features


The Gypsy Tea Room - This restaurant specializes in Mediterranean cuisine and serves brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

The Murray Premises Hotel’s small print

Also known as

  • Murray Premises
  • The Murray Premises
  • The Murray Premises Hotel Hotel
  • The Murray Premises Hotel St. John's
  • The Murray Premises Hotel Hotel St. John's
  • Murray Premises Hotel
  • Murray Premises Hotel St. John's
  • Murray Premises St. John's


This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit on site.

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; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

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

The property affirms that it adheres to the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitization guidelines.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Mandatory fees

Deposit: CAD 150 per night

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for The Murray Premises Hotel

  • Does The Murray Premises Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, The Murray Premises Hotel does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Murray Premises Hotel?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff wear personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at The Murray Premises Hotel?
    Sorry, there's no onsite parking at The Murray Premises Hotel.
  • Are pets allowed at The Murray Premises Hotel?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at The Murray Premises Hotel?
    You can check in from 3 PM to midnight. Check-out time is 11 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near The Murray Premises Hotel?
    Yes, there are 2 onsite restaurants. Nearby restaurants include Magnum & Stein's (4-min walk), Duke of Duckworth (5-min walk), and Oliver's (6-min walk).
  • What is there to do near The Murray Premises Hotel?
    Recommended spots to visit include Mile One Centre (6-min walk) and The Rooms (10-min walk), along with Port of St. John's (0.9 mi) and Memorial University of Newfoundland (1.4 mi).

Recent reviews

Superb 9.2 From 539 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Great Location
Great Boutique hotel in a prime location in St. Johns.Perfect for solo travelers or couples looking to relax or have fun in the city.
us4 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Nice Hotel
A nice place to stay in the heart of St. John’s. The hotel is located directly next to the cool shops and restaurants of this lovely city.
Brian, us2 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Excellent location. Bar in courtyard was a plus. Comfortable rooms, heated bathroom floor, heated towel racks were nice.
us4 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
The best hotel in St. John’s
Incredible aesthetic! Great staff and perfect downtown location! Highly recommend it!
Samantha, us2 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Open beam ceilings in the room. Very nice. Great location in St Johns
Jim, us1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Murray Premises always awesome stay
Always a great stay at the Murray Premises. Can’t go wrong staying here
Vaughn, us2 night romance trip
Very Good 8.0
Change your bed sheets after every stay!!
The only issue I had was dirty bed sheets, rolled down the bedsheets and found spots of blood.
Peter, us1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
A gem in St. Johns
The Murray is a gem located in the heart of St. Johns, a short walk from many good restaurants. Easy parking, very nice rooms and a good breakfast. A good value. I would happily stay here again.
Richard, us3 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
great place
Vincent, us1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Can’t go wrong
Lovely hotel, the preservation was excellent. Would stay again definitely Close to everything.
Debra, us2 night romance trip

The Murray Premises Hotel

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