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University of Calgary Accommodations & Events

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Overview of University of Calgary Accommodations & Events

University of Calgary Accommodations & Events

3.0 star property

7.8/10 Good

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Gym
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services
Map
169 University Gate North West, Calgary, AB, T2N 1N4

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationEckhardt-Gramatte Hall2 min walk
  • Popular LocationTrans Canada Pipeline Arch7 min walk
  • Popular LocationAlberta Children's Hospital19 min walk
  • AirportCalgary, AB (YYC-Calgary Intl.)25 min drive

Room options

About this area

Calgary

University of Calgary Accommodations & Events is located in Northwest Calgary, a neighborhood in Calgary, and is in the suburbs and near a metro station. Calgary Tower and Heritage Park Historical Village are notable landmarks and Calgary Zoo is a popular area attraction. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Olympic Oval or McMahon Stadium. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking/biking trails and mountain biking.

What's nearby

  • Eckhardt-Gramatte Hall - 2 min walk
  • Trans Canada Pipeline Arch - 7 min walk
  • Olympic Oval - 19 min walk
  • Alberta Children's Hospital - 19 min walk
  • McMahon Stadium - 2 min drive

Getting around

  • Banff Trail Station - 3 min drive
  • Calgary University Station - 14 min walk
  • Calgary International Airport (YYC) - 25 min drive

Restaurants

  • A&W - 4 min walk
  • Domino's Pizza - 5 min walk
  • Tim Hortons - 14 min walk
  • Gus's Cafe & Pizzeria - 18 min walk
  • Nick's Steakhouse - 19 min walk

About this property

University of Calgary Accommodations & Events

3-star hotel located in Northwest Calgary
A grocery/convenience store, dry cleaning/laundry services, and car rentals on site are just a few of the amenities provided at University of Calgary Accommodations & Events. Adventurous travelers may like the ice skating and racquetball/squash at this hotel. For some rest and relaxation, visit the steam room. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi, and guests can find other amenities such as a gym and a conference center.
Additional perks include:
  • An indoor pool
  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge), an outdoor tennis court, and self parking (surcharge)
  • Access to a nearby health club, free newspapers, and concierge services
  • Smoke-free premises, a 24-hour front desk, and luggage storage
  • Guest reviews say good things about the breakfast, overall value, and location
Room features
All 162 rooms offer comforts such as air conditioning, as well as amenities like free WiFi. Guest reviews highly rate the comfortable rooms at the property.
Other conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Shower/tub combinations and free toiletries
  • Recycling, refrigerators, and desks

Languages

English, Filipino, French, Korean, Polish, Romanian, Russian, Ukrainian

Cleaning and safety practices

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking on site (CAD 10.00 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Height restrictions apply for onsite parking

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–10:00 AM: CAD 10 for adults and CAD 10 for children

Things to do

  • Access to nearby health club
  • Fitness center
  • Ice skating
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Racquetball/squash
  • Steam room
  • Tennis

Family friendly

  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Reception hall
  • Vending machine

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Business services

  • Conference center
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Picnic area

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator

More

  • Desk
  • Recycling

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in is available for a fee
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The property is closed between August 15 and May 15.
The following facilities are closed on Monday:
  • Indoor pool

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: CAD 50.00 per day

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: CAD 10 for adults and CAD 10 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: CAD 10.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be 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
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

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
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
Parking height restrictions apply
Children under 17 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool or fitness facility without adult supervision

Property is also known as

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University of Calgary Accommodations & Events Hotel
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Frequently asked questions

Does University of Calgary Accommodations & Events have a pool?

Yes, this property has an indoor pool.

Is University of Calgary Accommodations & Events pet-friendly?

No, only service animals are welcome at the property.

How much is parking at University of Calgary Accommodations & Events?

Self parking is available for CAD 10.00 per night.

What time is check-in at University of Calgary Accommodations & Events?

Check-in is from 3:00 PM - midnight. A fee applies for early check-in (subject to availability). Late check-in is available during limited hours.

What time is check-out at University of Calgary Accommodations & Events?

Check-out is at noon. Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability).

Where is University of Calgary Accommodations & Events located?

Located in Northwest Calgary, this hotel is steps from University of Calgary and Olympic Oval. Alberta Children's Hospital and McMahon Stadium are also within 1 mi (2 km). Calgary University Station is 14 minutes by foot and Banff Trail Station is 22 minutes.

Can I cancel my reservation for free at University of Calgary Accommodations & Events and receive a full refund?

Yes, University of Calgary Accommodations & Events offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to University of Calgary Accommodations & Events cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.

Overall score and ratings

7.8

Good

Rating 10 - Excellent. 353 out of 1000 reviews" "
" "10 - Excellent 35%
Rating 8 - Good. 384 out of 1000 reviews" "
" "8 - Good 38%
Rating 6 - Okay. 149 out of 1000 reviews" "
" "6 - Okay 15%
Rating 4 - Poor. 79 out of 1000 reviews" "
" "4 - Poor 8%
Rating 2 - Terrible. 35 out of 1000 reviews" "
" "2 - Terrible 4%

8.7/10

Cleanliness

8.4/10

Staff & service

7.0/10

Amenities

8.1/10

Property conditions & facilities

10/10 Excellent

Verified traveler
Business traveler, Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very convenient for attending conferences at the U of C
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

8/10 Good

Verified traveler
Business traveler
Liked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

8/10 Good

Verified traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The room was clean and breakfast was great. My only complaint is that the toilet wouldn’t flush properly.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

8/10 Good

Verified traveler
Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Convenient, good food, clean and well managed. Would like to return when possible
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

10/10 Excellent

Verified traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

10/10 Excellent

Verified traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

10/10 Excellent

Verified traveler
Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Love staying here it’s right on campus where we need to be and an easy trip to down town.
Stayed 4 nights in Feb 2020

10/10 Excellent

Gina, Thompson
Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I enjoyed the new eating area right beside the hotel The Landing ! All you can eat !
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020

2/10 Terrible

Verified traveler
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

8/10 Good

Remy, Nelson BC
Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Right on the U of A campus. Great breakfast in the attached dining hall.
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020