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    Hotel Alma

    169 University Gate NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4, Canada
    1 (581) 200-0903
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    Overview
    • Excellent24%
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    1 - 5 of 314 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We booked our stay at the Hotel Alma in Calgary though Tripadvisor in order to attend our nephew's graduation from the adjacent U of Calgary. We were delighted to find that our room was in fact a one-bedroom suite with all the amenities one could...More

    Thank Ken M
    Response from TeamAlma, General Manager at Hotel AlmaResponded 1 week ago

    Hello Ken M, Thank you for sharing your Alma experience, I am delighted to hear that your stay was memorable. And congratulations to your nephew on his graduation, you must be very proud. We are looking forward to welcoming you back. Best regards, Magdalena Goss...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Great place to stay if you’re ok without the amenities other hotels give like TVs. We were there for Canada day and booked an apartment style room which was awesome. Beds were great and housekeeping came and gave us fresh towels on our second night!...More

    Thank iamxopherr
    Response from TeamAlma, General Manager at Hotel AlmaResponded 1 week ago

    Dear iamxopherr, Thank you for choosing to stay with us last summer. It seems that you stayed in our "Summer Residence" student room product, which we proudly offer during the summer months at affordable rates, allowing our guests to treat themselves to great food and...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Hotel Alma is owned by the University of Calgary as a not for profit operation. For the traveller who wants comfort and peace, this place is ideal. There is a small convenience store right at the hotel, and a supermarket Safeway at about a 20...More

    Thank Jose D
    Response from TeamAlma, General Manager at Hotel AlmaResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Jose D, Thank you for your favorable review and highlighting our uniqueness. We hope to welcome you back soon. Regards, Magdalena Goss General Manager

    Reviewed 3 October 2017

    My overall experience was average. I booked one of the cheapest rooms, because my intention was to just be there for a few hours, and it fulfill my needs. The room was a dorm room type room, the bed was super hard and uncomfortable. However...More

    Thank Kerry M
    Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

    Stayed in the two room flat which is essentially a dorm room with plastic mattresses. Which I was not told upon booking. Room was Cold even when turning the heat way up and ceiling was cracking and flaking not worth the $80 a night I...More

    Thank Jenny H
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 56 - US$ 154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 96
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    • Northwest Calgary
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    Yaxinlou
    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
    9 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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    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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