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Hotel Alma & Seasonal Residence at the University of Calgary

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Set in the vibrant heart of the University of Calgary campus, Hotel Alma & Seasonal Residence treats guests to gracious service, friendly rates, and a host of accommodating spaces. Alma features 96 rooms and suites. Alma room rates include complimentary breakfast, access to campus fitness facilities, wireless internet, local calls and long distance calls in Canada and the USA (excluding Alaska and Hawaii). Seasonal Residence rooms include complimentary Wi-Fi.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Golf Course
Self-Serve Laundry
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Stayed in a suite with a separate living area and was a bit concerned having read the other reviews. Rooms are a bit beaten up so I'm assuming they see a fair bit of traffic. Room was clean and the cleaning staff were lovely. There...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Luckyduck2012
Response from TeamAlma, General Manager at Hotel Alma & Seasonal Residence at the University of CalgaryResponded 3 days ago

Dear Luckyduck2012, Thank you for taking the time to share your review on TripAdvisor. We appreciate the 4/5 rating, and your fair feedback. We hope to see you again. Best regards, Magdalena Goss

Reviewed November 4, 2018

I decided to stay here after a personal recommendation, but must admit I was a bit worried about what I might find, based on some of the negative reviews I read. I'm happy to say I experienced none of the issues mentioned by other people....More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Arctic_Pedro
Response from TeamAlma, General Manager at Hotel Alma & Seasonal Residence at the University of CalgaryResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Peter B, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Hotel Alma. We appreciate the 4/5 rating and the feedback, which I will proudly share with the entire team. Please know that reviews like yours is what our team lives for....More

Reviewed October 30, 2018

I booked a room off a third party booking site. The information was very scarce - it just said a double room. No info and no pictures. So I went to the hotel's main website and look at the room types they had and assumed...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

Though the rooms were clean, they were very small. Also... strangely it seemed as though they forgot to finish the ceiling. Parking was a ways away and had a $10 a night charge. I would say this hotel is comparable to a low end hotel...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed October 18, 2018

A great stay at the Hotel Alma during a recent visit of the University of Calgary. Had a room on the 7th floor that was well equipped with a large comfy bed, good quality linen, large TV, microwave, fridge, coffee machine, bathtub and shower. Suite...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank KingstonTravellers
Response from TeamAlma, General Manager at Hotel Alma & Seasonal Residence at the University of CalgaryResponded October 22, 2018

Dear KingstonTravellers, Thank you for the amazing review and rating us 5/5, we are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay and caught a glimpse of the Rockies from the 7th Floor. We are looking forward to welcoming you back. Best regards, and thanks...More

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June 27, 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
September 10, 2016|
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Hello, Unfortunately we do not allow pets at Hotel Alma. However, we do allow service dogs.
February 8, 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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Oct. 30, 2018
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Aug. 25, 2018
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"Flat rooms are like a hostel, but worse."
Aug. 4, 2018
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"don't pick the cheapest rooms, very small!"
Jun. 25, 2018
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US$57 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
CanadaAlbertaCalgaryNorthwest Calgary
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