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Hotel Alma at the University of Calgary

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Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

It was mandatory to stay at this hotel for this tournament - as both were on the university grounds. A waiver was able to be filled out if requesting to stay elsewhere ; however we seen no issue - in fact a convenience. The room...More

Thank Naildozer
Response from AlmaManagement, Front Office Manager at Hotel Alma at the University of CalgaryResponded 3 June 2016

Hello Naildozer, We appreciate you taking the time to review your stay with us. We are sorry to hear that the room was too small for your group. These rooms are meant for one or two guests only due to their size, we do have...More

Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Don't expect every room to have TVS. Or Irons or hair dryers or.pretty much anything else. For the amenities, the cost is over priced. The also take a hefty deposit just in case. If your looking for a hotel.for a short stay, you'll prob. Like...More

Thank kelly42
Response from AlmaManagement, Front Office Manager at Hotel Alma at the University of CalgaryResponded 13 June 2016

Hello kelly42 Thank you for commenting on your recent stay. Based on your description of your room we believe you may have stayed within one of our Summer Student Dormitories rather than at Hotel Alma. All rooms at Hotel Alma are fully equipped with all...More

Reviewed 16 May 2016

I've made 9 visits to the Hotel Alma over a 4 year period - pretty substantial sample size! It remains convenient if you have work on the University campus but I would recommend it to any Calgary visitors. Parking is free, covered and close. Check...More

1  Thank Alofoz
Response from AlmaManagement, Front Office Manager at Hotel Alma at the University of CalgaryResponded 13 June 2016

Hello Alofoz, We appreciate you time to post a review about Hotel Alma. We are so pleased to hear you have been returning to stay with us over the past 4 years and continue to enjoy your stays. Our campus has a lot of wonderful...More

Reviewed 10 May 2016

This hotel was comfortable if you were in the hotel type rooms and not the dorm rooms. They may want to repaint the ceilings as the paint is crackling off in the rooms. The $10 breakfast was not worth $10 at all for toast, boiled...More

Thank ManitobaCrewofsix
Response from AlmaManagement, Front Office Manager at Hotel Alma at the University of CalgaryResponded 13 June 2016

Hello ManitobaCrewofsix, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us at Hotel Alma. We are happy to hear you found our rooms comfortable for your visit to Calgary. We appreciate you passing along your comments regarding your breakfast and have...More

Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

Admittedly my own fault, I hung my $250 ski jacket in the wardrobe of my room and left it there by accident, but when I called up a couple of days later to ask about it housekeeping said it wasn't found. I asked if they...More

1  Thank Ash B
Response from AlmaManagement, Front Office Manager at Hotel Alma at the University of CalgaryResponded 12 May 2016

Hello Ash B Thank you for taking the time to comment on your recent stay with us at Hotel Alma. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the rooms at Hotel Alma but are sorry to hear that you have misplaced your jacket. We...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$ 53 - US$ 134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette
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Price range
US$ 53 - US$ 134 (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
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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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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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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"Higher floors have bigger rooms"
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"Depends what ur needs are, so take a TOUR first and then book ."
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