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    Hotel Alma

    169 University Gate NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4, Canada
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    • Average18%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 13 September 2015

    I used this hotel for a business trip and felt that it met all the basic needs. Nothing blew me away, the staff were courteous, the location is good if your business or stay revolves around the University of Calgary as the hotel is right...More

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    Response from AlmaManagement, Front Office Manager at Hotel Alma

    Dear nitin m, thank you for taking the time to share your feedback on TripAdvisor. We are surprised to learn that there is a policy on booking.com that indicates that guests are unable to use an alternative credit card for payment. Guests are welcome provide...More

    Reviewed 11 September 2015

    We had two rooms, a regular with a queen and a suite. Choose the suite if you'll be there more than 2 days. The smaller room is tight. Furniture and décor are modern and clean just the size of that queen room was too small...More

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    Response from AlmaManagement, Front Office Manager at Hotel Alma

    Hello Robert H, thank you for your feedback on your Hotel Alma experience. Our Euro-Style standard rooms are small and cozy, unlike our suites which has a lot more space. The Euro-Style standard rooms were designed with the environment in mind to reduces our carbon...More

    Reviewed 10 September 2015

    We were hosted at this hotel as my husband worked at the University Children's Hospital for a few days. Nice lobby, a buzzling university campus surrounding the hotel. It is a 10 minute walk to the light rail which takes you almost anywhere in Calgary....More

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    Response from AlmaManagement, Front Office Manager at Hotel Alma

    Hello gmw0713, thank you for sharing your Hotel Alma experience on TripAdvisor. We are sorry to hear that the bathtub drain did not get fixed when it was brought up to our attention and we are looking into this to see why it was not...More

    Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

    We showed up Friday night for a weekend stay, after having booked the hotel on Hotwire.com. We were assured not to pay for parking in the parkade and that once we give the hotel our license number that we would be validated. Great! I thought,...More

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    Response from AlmaManagement, Front Office Manager at Hotel Alma

    Dear Heidi D, thank you for your review of Hotel Alma on TripAdvisor. It is disheartening to hear about the miscommunication that happened regarding your parking situation. Although our confirmation letters do state that parking is available at an additional fee, we do try our...More

    Reviewed 26 August 2015

    This is the worst trip advisor presentation I have ever been suckered in to. It should not have cute references. Most of the 7 story building is a student dormitory. The service began with my request for a luggage cart that was simply left in...More

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    Response from AlmaManagement, Front Office Manager at Hotel Alma

    Hello Treepster, thank you for sharing your experience at Hotel Alma. Hotel Alma occupies the top three floors of the building while the bottom three floors is students’ apartment style accommodation. Hotel Alma does not offer some service such as bell service, valet service and...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Price range
    • US$79 - US$154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Yaxinlou
    Do u allow dogs?
    10 September 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
    i have booked a few 2 bed dom rooms i am a bit worried now thinking they may be to small it would be to accomadate 4 adults what do you think and if you had any photos would be great thank you
    8 February 2015|
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    Response from TeamAlma | Property representative |
    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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    Hello, I am planning to stay at your hotel for 10 nights starting July 13 2015. I will have no credit card then. Can I pay a deposit of whatever amount is required instead? I will be with my wife and two little kids of 6 and 5. Thank you!
    29 November 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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    "See if you can get a room with a normal sink!"
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    "Ask for a room closer to the elevator if you want to minimize walking. Hallways are quite long."
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    "cheapest dorm style room is good value queen suite is recommended if you can afford; I choose north sided..."
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    "I had heard that some of the rooms were quiet or at least didn't have paper thin walls. I was not in one..."
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