Get an overview of this hotelRomantic Calgary hotel in Downtown Calgary, near Calgary Tower


Located in Downtown Calgary, this romantic hotel is 0.8 mi (1.4 km) from Peace Bridge and within 3 mi (5 km) of Calgary Tower and McMahon Stadium. Stampede Corral and Scotiabank Saddledome are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Hotel Features

A restaurant, a bar/lounge, and self parking are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, coffee/tea in a common area, a meeting room, and concierge services are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 19 rooms boast deep soaking tubs and offer free WiFi and iPod docks. Free wired Internet and room service are standard, as are plasma TVs with cable channels.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. 3 meeting rooms are available. This romantic hotel also offers multilingual staff, coffee/tea in a common area, and concierge services. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

Kensington Riverside Inn is a smoke-free property.

  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Luggage storage 
  • One meeting room 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Total number of rooms - 19 
  • Restaurant 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3 
  • Year Built 1999 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Wedding services 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Computer station 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Plasma TV 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Free bottled water 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Desk 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Turndown service 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 10 AM.

Chefs Table - Onsite fine-dining restaurant. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Reservations are required. Open select days.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Guests driving to property should contact hotel directly for access details using information found in booking confirmation.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available

Special deposit and cancellation policies apply during special events such as the Petroleum Show and Calgary Stampede.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between CAD 10 and CAD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: CAD 15.00 per night (in/out privileges)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Kensington Inn
  • Kensington Riverside
  • Kensington Riverside Calgary
  • Kensington Riverside Inn
  • Kensington Riverside Inn Calgary
  • Riverside Inn Kensington
  • Kensington Riverside Hotel Calgary

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