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Hotel Alma at the University of Calgary

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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Located in the heart of the University of Calgary a short 10 minute ride from the airport. Staff especially at breakfast are smiling and friendly which was welcomed given the sub zero temperatures outside. Room was compact with TV, mini fridge, coffee tea, microwave,bath tub...More

Thank KiwiFlyng
Response from TeamAlma, General Manager at Hotel Alma at the University of CalgaryResponded 6 February 2018

Hello KiwiFlyng, Thank you so much for your review and rating. We really appreciate it. Hopefully next time you come and visit, the weather will be more cooperative. Thank you again and best regards, Magdalena Goss General Manager

Reviewed 22 January 2018

We had a speed skating meet at the Oval and you cant get much better proximity than Hotel Alma. We rented a 1 bedroom suite, which worked out great! Overall, I give Hotel Alma top marks, except for breakfast. Both mornings we were down at...More

Thank SpeedSkatingDad
Response from TeamAlma, General Manager at Hotel Alma at the University of CalgaryResponded 24 January 2018

Hello SpeedSkatingDad, Thank you for sharing your experience at Alma and rating us 4 out of 5. I am sorry that the breakfast offering was not satisfactory, your feedback has been noted as an opportunity for improvement. We are looking forward to welcoming you and...More

Reviewed 13 December 2017

I didn't realize that I reserved a room that was in the dorm type area of the hotel. It was listed as a one bedroom flat. Likely my fault for not looking at the details. It was a shared bathroom and very small kitchen area...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2017

Hotel Alma is located right on campus and we have stayed 5 times now. For dropping off our son it is perfect and you can request a reduced rate at the start of university term. Staff are friendly, parking is available and the continental breakfast...More

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Reviewed 6 December 2017

This hotel is a converted student residence on the University of Calgary campus. Good price and very convenient if you are visiting the university. Huge gym is available very close by for $5 per day. Fast food restaurants in the nearby student building, as well...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
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Air Conditioning
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Refrigerator in room
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US$54 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette
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US$54 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette
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Yaxinlou
September 10, 2016|
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Response from TeamAlma | Property representative |
Hello, Unfortunately we do not allow pets at Hotel Alma. However, we do allow service dogs.
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290carol
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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November 29, 2014|
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Response from TeamAlma | Property representative |
Good Morning, Typically Hotel Alma does require a credit card to book a reservation as well as at check in. However, if you are able to put down a 50% deposit at the time of booking we would certainly be able to make an... More
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"Ask for top floors. It is more quiet."
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"just call or book online, the staff is so warm and accommodating"
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