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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary, an IHG Hotel

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Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, desk, blackout drapes
Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, desk, blackout drapes
Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, desk, blackout drapes
Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, desk, blackout drapes

Overview of Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary, an IHG Hotel

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary, an IHG Hotel

2.5 star property
Calgary hotel in city center

8.0/10 Very good

1,018 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Free breakfast
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
The price is CA $117
Price available on 02/12/2023
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1020 8th Ave SW, Calgary, AB, T2P 1J2

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Downtown Calgary
  • Calgary Tower - 2 min drive
  • Scotiabank Saddledome - 9 min drive
  • Stampede Park - 10 min drive
  • Calgary Zoo - 9 min drive
  • University of Calgary - 14 min drive
  • Chinook Centre - 15 min drive
  • Cross Iron Mills Mall - 27 min drive

Getting around

  • Calgary International Airport (YYC) - 25 min drive
  • Calgary University Station - 14 min drive
  • Calgary Heritage Station - 16 min drive
  • 8th Street SW Station - 4 min walk
  • 7th Street SW Station - 7 min walk
  • 6th Street SW Station - 9 min walk

Restaurants

  • Nellies Break The Fast Cafe - 2 min walk
  • Tamarind Vietnamese Grill & Noodle - 3 min walk
  • Wakado Ramen - 6 min walk
  • Posto Pizzeria - 6 min walk
  • Bonterra Trattoria - 6 min walk

About this property

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary, an IHG Hotel

Located near a train station, Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary, an IHG Hotel is a great choice for a stay in Calgary. Guests can visit the fitness center for a workout, and free perks include WiFi, self parking, and on-the-go breakfast daily between 6:30 AM and 9:30 AM. Fellow travelers say good things about the convenient parking and comfortable beds. Public transportation is just a short walk: 8th Street SW Station is 4 minutes and 7th Street SW Station is 7 minutes.

Languages

Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), English, Filipino, French, Hindi, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 57 rooms
  • Arranged over 9 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM - anytime
  • Express check-in/out available
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • 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 18

Pets

  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Parking

  • Onsite parking available only on request
  • Free onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • Height restrictions apply for onsite parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
  • No alcohol served onsite

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free on-the-go breakfast 6:30 AM–9:30 AM on weekdays and 7:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekends
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

What to do

  • Golfing nearby

Working away

  • Business center
  • Computer station

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Facilities

  • 1 building/tower
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Fitness center

Accessibility

  • Braille/raised signage
  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Assistive listening devices available

Languages

  • Arabic
  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • English
  • Filipino
  • French
  • Hindi
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 42-inch flat-screen TV
  • Cable TV channels

Home comfort

  • Climate-controlled air conditioning and heating
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Pillow menu
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Free crib/infant bed
  • Rollaway/extra bed (surcharge)

What to enjoy

  • Balcony

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Free local calls

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

More

  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability)

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for CAD 15.0 per day
  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds

Parking

  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Hygiene & cleanliness

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.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

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; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

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

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG).

Policies

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession
<p>Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector on site. </p><p> This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly). </p><p>The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. </p><p>This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.</p>

Also known as

Holiday Inn Express Calgary
Holiday Inn Express Hotel Calgary
Calgary Holiday Inn
Holiday Inn Calgary
Holiday Inn Express Hotel And Suites Calgary South

Frequently asked questions

Does Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary, an IHG Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary, an IHG Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary, an IHG Hotel?
As of 7 Feb 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary, an IHG Hotel on 12 Feb 2023 start from CA $117, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary, an IHG 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 are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary, an IHG Hotel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary, an IHG Hotel?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary, an IHG Hotel?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - anytime. Check-out time is 11 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability). Express check-in and check-out and contactless check-in and check-out are available.
Is there an onsite casino at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary, an IHG Hotel?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Cowboys Casino (3-min drive) and Elbow River Casino (3-min drive) are both nearby.
What is there to do at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary, an IHG Hotel and nearby?
Maintain your daily exercise routine at the gym.
Are there restaurants at or near Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary, an IHG Hotel?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Tamarind Vietnamese Grill & Noodle (3-min walk), Wakado Ramen (6-min walk), and Posto Pizzeria (6-min walk).
Does Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary, an IHG Hotel have any outdoor private spaces?
Yes, every room features a balcony.
What's the area around Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary, an IHG Hotel like?
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary, an IHG Hotel is in Downtown Calgary, a short 4-minute walk from 8th Street SW Station and 16 minutes' walk from 17 Avenue SW. Travelers say the area is central and good for families.

Reviews

8.0

Very good

8.5/10

Cleanliness

8.5/10

Staff & service

7.7/10

Amenities

8.1/10

Property conditions & facilities

8.0/10

Eco-friendliness

Reviews

6/10 Good

2-night trip with friends
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

2-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

Holiday inn was walkable to city centre, and offers free parking on premise. Breakfast was great! Room was spacious and mostly clean (a little bit of attention to detail needed within the bathroom) Overall I enjoyed our stay here.
1-night trip with friends
Verified Hotels.com guest review

2/10 Poor

Disappointed
1-night business trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

The staff are great.
Meghan, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Miguel, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

Efficient check-in
Courtney, 1-night business trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

Clean and convenient for the price.
Erin, 1-night trip with friends
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Parking is ok as long as you have a smaller vehicle.
Cassandra, 1-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

Rooms were awesome, clean and well laid out Parking was congested and not easy to get around. area of the city was a little sketchy at night
Gerald, 1-night romance trip
Verified Expedia guest review