HOTEL ALMA

169 University Gate North West, Calgary, AB T2N1N4 Canada (CAN)
3.0 Star Suburban Hotel
51.07634-114.13294
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Average
3.5/ 5

Based on 280 guest reviews

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  • Includes an indoor swimming pool
  • Free complimentary breakfast
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 18.3%!
  • Gym is available on property
  • 96 rooms in property
  • Check-out: 12:00 pm
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy
  • Group score of 8.4/10
  • 15 conference rooms in property

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Room Types

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Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room 1 Queen Bed
Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

Hotel Alma is located in the heart of the University of Calgary campus, across the street from the Olympic Oval, and only 10 minutes away from downtown. Our location offers easy access to Highway 1 (TransCanada Hwy) as well as Market Mall and Canada Olympic Park.

Customer Reviews of Hotel Alma

3.5 out of 5. Based on 280 guest reviews, Average

Property Description

Set in the vibrant heart of the University of Calgary campus, only 10 minutes from downtown, Hotel Alma treats guests to gracious service, friendly rates, and a host of accommodating spaces. Alma's 96 rooms and suites are available all year-round. It features a lively bistro with simple, fresh and light menus and conference facilities for up to 125 – all next door to campus activities and amenities such as the Fitness & Lifestyle Centre, Aquatic Centre, Racquetball Centre, Speed skating Oval, and Climbing Wall.Our summer residences are available from mid-May through mid-August, and can host individuals or groups of up to 1,122. Accommodation ranges from apartments with flat-screen TVs to classic dormitory rooms. With over 42,000 square feet of meeting and event space; 200 hectares of park-like outdoor space and, exceptional catering services we have everything you need for you next: •Meeting•Presentation•Conference•Seminar or training session•Banquet •Indoor or outdoor reception•Special event•Social eventCampus catering provides catering for groups large and small with custom menus available.

Green Sustainability

Yes

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3:00 pm
Check Out:12:00 pm
Year of Last Renovation:2009
Floors:7
Rooms:96
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:96
Handicap Rooms:4
Suites:15
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:15 View Spaces
Meeting Space:42000 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 390 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 1.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Pool Info:
The Aquatic Centre is located at the University of Calgary and houses an Olympic sized swimming pool with a deep end diving tank.
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Individual Reservations: 48 hours prior to arrival (Group Cancellation is negotiated per each group contract)
Nightly Parking:$10
Typical Group Deposit:50%
Total Taxes:12.27%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 4.00%
GST: Goods and Services Tax: 5.00 GST %
Other Tax: 3.00%
Parking Fee: 8.00 Per Night (subject to change)
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (complimentary)
Rooms Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (complimentary)
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (complimentary)
Meeting Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (complimentary)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Camping or barbeque facilities
  • Charge for early check out
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Dinner available
  • DVD Player
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Generator for sleeping rooms
  • Generator for public spaces
  • Grocery service
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Jogging path
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry valet service
  • Licensed bar
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office in room available
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Calgary International Airport (YYC) is Canada’s 4th largest airport, featuring direct flights from most major cities.Hotel Alma is a 20 to 30 minute drive from the airport, depending on traffic. Taxi fares will run $40 – 50, plus gratuity.

Local Shuttle Info: Via Shuttle (needs to be arranged in advance):Shuttle Service: BP Shuttle Ltd.Advanced Bookings: (403) 259-5959Hours of Operation: 3am – 10pmPayment Methods: Cash, Visa, MasterCardRates: Please let them know the number of people you are bringing and confirm rates with BP Shuttle at the time of booking.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Every stay in a Eurostyle Standard Room and One Bedroom Suite includes a complimentary continental breakfast at Bistro Alma.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Hotel Alma

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Hotel Alma.

Feel free to use the Hotel Alma meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Calgary event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Senate Room (Hotel Alma) 0 x 0 x 0 1817--/54----505148--/--12590--
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Senate Room (Hotel Alma)

The Senate Room is perfect for holding your next workshop, presentation, AGM, training, seminar, conference dinner, wedding and more. The Senate Room can also accommodate: - 8' rounds, 72 people
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
1817 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
0 x 0 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Varsity (Hotel Alma) 0 x 0 x 0 380--/----------16--/--------
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Varsity (Hotel Alma)

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
380 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
0 x 0 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Brentwood (Hotel Alma) 0 x 0 x 0 272--/----------12--/--------
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Brentwood (Hotel Alma)

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
272 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
0 x 0 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Charleswood (Hotel Alma) 0 x 0 x 0 272--/----------12--/--------
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Charleswood (Hotel Alma)

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
272 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
0 x 0 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Montgomery (Hotel Alma) 0 x 0 x 0 363--/----------12--/--------
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Montgomery (Hotel Alma)

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
363 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
0 x 0 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Parkdale (Hotel Alma) 0 x 0 x 0 272--/----------12--/--------
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Parkdale (Hotel Alma)

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
272 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
0 x 0 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Red and White Club (Olympic Volunteer Centre) 0 x 0 x 0 13464--/390--284--------/--742900--
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Red and White Club (Olympic Volunteer Centre)

The Red and White Club is perfect for hosting any kind of event from a banquet, wedding and conference dinner to a meeting, seminar, AGM and more. The Red and White club can also accommodate: - 8' rounds - 520 people - Dining rectangles 852
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
13464 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
0 x 0 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Alberta Room (Dining Centre) 0 x 0 x 0 5155--/168--12550------/--350300--
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Alberta Room (Dining Centre)

The Alberta Room is perfect for hosting events such as a Reception, AGM, Meeting, Seminar, Conference Dinner, Workshop, Training, Presentation, Wedding and more. The Alberta Room can also accommodate: - 8' rounds - 224 people - Dining rectangles 248
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
5155 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
0 x 0 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Blue Room (Dining Centre) 0 x 0 x 0 2000--/65--643040----/--114114--
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Blue Room (Dining Centre)

The Blue Room is perfect for hosting events such as a Reception, AGM, Meeting, Seminar, Dinner, Workshop, Training, Presentation, Wedding and more. The Blue Room can also accommodate: - 8' rounds - 96 people - Dining rectangles 96
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
2000 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
0 x 0 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Legacy Suite (Dining Centre) 0 x 0 x 0 920--/48--24252530--/--5959--
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Legacy Suite (Dining Centre)

The Legacy Suite is perfect for hosting a meeting, seminar, AGM and more. The Legacy Suite can also accommodate: - 8' rounds - 56 people
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
920 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
0 x 0 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
The Lobby (EEEL) 0 x 0 x 0 0--/--------------/----350--
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The Lobby (EEEL)

The Lobby in the EEEL building is the perfect space to have a Banquet, Conference, Conference Dinner, Wedding, Reception and more.
Room Type:
Lobby
Total Size:
0 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
0 x 0 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Great Staircase 0 x 0 x 0 0--/--------------/----300--
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Great Staircase

The Great Staircase is great for a Banquet, Conference, Conference Dinner, Wedding, Reception.
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
0 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
0 x 0 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Second Floor Foyer (EEEL) 0 x 0 x 0 0--/--------------/----60--
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Second Floor Foyer (EEEL)

Banquet, Conference, Conference Dinner, Wedding, Reception.
Room Type:
Foyer
Total Size:
0 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
0 x 0 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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Third Level Foyer (EEEL) 0 x 0 x 0 0--/--------------/----90--
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Third Level Foyer (EEEL)

Banquet, Conference, Conference Dinner, Wedding, Reception
Room Type:
Foyer
Total Size:
0 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
0 x 0 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Third Level Lounge 0 x 0 x 0 0--/--------------/----60--
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Third Level Lounge

Banquet, Conference, Conference Dinner, Wedding, Reception.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
0 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
0 x 0 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
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