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Hotel Alma & Seasonal Residence at the University of Calgary

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169 University Gate NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4 Canada See on map
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3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights in September. The rooms are clean and tidy, staff are very helpful. The only things we felt would have improved our stay would be if some crockery and utensils were supplied, it was great to have a microwave but we...More

Thank Rebecca C
Response from TeamAlma, General Manager at Hotel Alma & Seasonal Residence at the University of CalgaryResponded 5 days ago

Hello Rebecca C, Thank you for your feedback and sharing your experience at Hotel Alma & Seasonal Residence at the University of Calgary. When your travels bring you back to Calgary, I would suggest you consider one of our "hotel-style" guestrooms with traditional beds and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I had booked a single room apt in the seasonal residence. The room is fitted with residence style furniture (my son's residence had the exact same bed and table). It was very immaculately kept, very well lit (big windows overlooking the parking). I was allocated...More

Thank Sivan M
Response from TeamAlma, General Manager at Hotel Alma & Seasonal Residence at the University of CalgaryResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sivan M, Thank you for your amazing review and sharing your feedback. We hope that your son enjoys his time (and learning) at the University and we welcome you back anytime. Regards, Magdalena

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not the logical place if you want to visit downtown Calgary: it is a short taxi drive to downtown (10 minutes or so - other option: the tramtrain). If you have to be at or around the university this is of course the...More

Thank Robbert L
Response from TeamAlma, General Manager at Hotel Alma & Seasonal Residence at the University of CalgaryResponded 1 week ago

Hello Robbert L, Thank you for the amazing review and sharing your experience. We are looking forward to welcoming you back. Regards, Magdalena

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived in Calgary after almost 12 hours of flying; was checked in by a very pleasant Reservation Clerk. When I queried the WiFi information from another clerk; she tersely informed me to use the previous method to access the WiFi. I looked at her...More

Thank Paula S
Response from TeamAlma, General Manager at Hotel Alma & Seasonal Residence at the University of CalgaryResponded 1 week ago

Dear Paula S, Thank you for reviewing Hotel Alma & Seasonal Residence at the University of Calgary. In addition to Hotel Alma that operates year-round, we also run Seasonal Residence in the summer, consisting of student residence accommodations. Depending on which room type you had...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I booked a one bedroom apartment with shared bathroom. The staff didn’t inform me on check-in that I wouldn’t be sharing so when I was outraged at the cleaner leaving the apartment door open there was in fact no need to panic as no one...More

Thank kp1705
Response from TeamAlma, General Manager at Hotel Alma & Seasonal Residence at the University of CalgaryResponded 1 week ago

Dear kp1705, Thank you for your feedback. I am sorry that you found the bed unsatisfactory. Based on your review, I believe that you had stayed in one of our "student residence" apartments, which feature "residence" style beds, double size. We sell a combination of...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Wheelchair access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hot Tub
Golf course
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Price range
US$54 - US$119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#8 Best Value Hotel in Calgary
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$54 - US$119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#8 Best Value Hotel in Calgary
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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Varun G
27 June 2018|
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Response from TeamAlma | Property representative |
Hello Varun G, We offer complimentary access to the University's Fitness and Recreational Facilities, images and information is available online (their website), and facilities include Acquatic Centre, Climbing Wall, Fitness... More
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Yaxinlou
10 September 2016|
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Hello, Unfortunately we do not allow pets at Hotel Alma. However, we do allow service dogs.
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290carol
8 February 2015|
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Hello 290carol, Thank you for your question. Our Two bedroom student accommodations are equipped with two double beds. These beds have dormitory style mattresses so can be quite cozy with two people. If you are worried... More
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