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Overview of University of Calgary Accommodations & Events

University of Calgary Accommodations & Events

3.0 star property
Suburban hotel with indoor pool, near University of Calgary

7.8/10 Good

1,000 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Parking available
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
Map
169 University Gate North West, Calgary, AB, T2N 1N4
Main amenities
  • Indoor pool
  • Breakfast available
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Fitness center
  • Steam room
  • Self parking
  • Conference center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Car rentals on site
  • Front desk safe
  • Convenience store
For families
  • Refrigerator
  • Laundry facilities
  • Elevator
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Indoor swimming pools
  • Grocery/convenience store

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Northwest Calgary
  • University of Calgary - 1 min drive
  • Foothills Medical Centre - 3 min drive
  • Calgary Tower - 14 min drive
  • Canada Olympic Park - 10 min drive
  • Stampede Park - 10 min drive
  • Scotiabank Saddledome - 19 min drive
  • Calgary Zoo - 16 min drive
  • Chinook Centre - 18 min drive
  • Cross Iron Mills Mall - 29 min drive

Getting around

  • Calgary International Airport (YYC) - 25 min drive
  • Calgary University Station - 14 min walk
  • Calgary Heritage Station - 14 min drive
  • Banff Trail Station - 22 min walk
  • Brentood Station - 25 min walk

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

University of Calgary Accommodations & Events puts you 5.1 mi (8.3 km) from Calgary Tower and 6 mi (9.7 km) from Scotiabank Saddledome. Guests can take a dip in the indoor pool, and the steam room makes for a relaxing end to the day. Other features include a fitness center and an outdoor tennis court. Fellow travelers like the breakfast and location.

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.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 162 rooms
  • Arranged over 7 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM - midnight
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is noon
  • 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

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

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

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
  • No stag/bachelor or hen/bachelorette parties

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:00 AM–10:00 AM

Traveling with children

  • Grocery/convenience store

What to do

  • Tennis
  • Racquetball/squash
  • Ice skating
  • Access to nearby health club
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golf lessons nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Snowboarding nearby

Working away

  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference center

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • On-site car rental
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Facilities

  • 3 buildings/towers
  • Built in 2009
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Picnic area
  • Fitness center
  • An indoor pool
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Languages

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

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator

More

  • Recycling

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Deposit: CAD 50.00 per day

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of CAD 10 for adults and CAD 10 for children (approximately)
  • Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability)

Renovations and closures

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

Parking

  • Self parking costs CAD 10.00 per night with in/out privileges
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Children under 17 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool or fitness facility without adult supervision

Hygiene & cleanliness

Social distancing measures are in place.

Policies

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession

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.

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

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

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University of Calgary Accommodations & Events Hotel
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Frequently asked questions

Is University of Calgary Accommodations & Events currently open?
The property is closed between August 15 and May 15.
Does University of Calgary Accommodations & Events offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, University of Calgary Accommodations & Events 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.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at University of Calgary Accommodations & Events?
This property confirms that social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at University of Calgary Accommodations & Events?
Yes, there's an indoor pool.
Are pets allowed at University of Calgary Accommodations & Events?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at University of Calgary Accommodations & Events?
Yes. Self parking costs CAD 10.00 per night.
What are the check-in and check-out times at University of Calgary Accommodations & Events?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - midnight. There's a charge for early check-in (subject to availability). Check-out time is noon. Late check-out is available for a charge (subject to availability).
Is there an onsite casino at University of Calgary Accommodations & Events?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Cowboys Casino (9-min drive) and Elbow River Casino (9-min drive) are both nearby.
What is there to do at University of Calgary Accommodations & Events and nearby?
Have fun with winter activities like ice skating and in warmer months, improve your game at the onsite tennis courts. Additional recreation onsite includes racquetball/squash. Enjoy a swim in the indoor pool or use the hotel's other amenities, which include a steam room and a picnic area. University of Calgary Accommodations & Events also has access to a nearby health club.
Are there restaurants at or near University of Calgary Accommodations & Events?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include A&W (4-min walk), Domino's Pizza (5-min walk), and Tim Hortons (14-min walk).
What's the area around University of Calgary Accommodations & Events like?
University of Calgary Accommodations & Events is a short 1-minute walk from University of Calgary and 19 minutes' walk from Alberta Children's Hospital. Travelers say this hotel is in a good location.

Overall score and ratings

7.8

Good

8.7/10

Cleanliness

8.4/10

Staff & service

7.0/10

Amenities

8.1/10

Property conditions & facilities

10/10 Exceptional

Very convenient for attending conferences at the U of C
1-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

2-night business trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

The room was clean and breakfast was great. My only complaint is that the toilet wouldn’t flush properly.
1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

Convenient, good food, clean and well managed. Would like to return when possible
2-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

2-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Love staying here it’s right on campus where we need to be and an easy trip to down town.
4-night trip with friends
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

I enjoyed the new eating area right beside the hotel The Landing ! All you can eat !
Gina, 3-night trip
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2/10 Poor

1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

Right on the U of A campus. Great breakfast in the attached dining hall.
Remy, 2-night business trip
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