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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary, an IHG Hotel

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Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, desk, blackout drapes
Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, desk, blackout drapes
Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, desk, blackout drapes
Premium bedding, pillowtop beds, desk, blackout drapes

Overview of Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary, an IHG Hotel

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary, an IHG Hotel

2.5 out of 5

4.0/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Gym
  • Business services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided
1020 8th Ave SW, Calgary, AB, T2P 1J2

Explore the area

  • Popular Location17 Avenue SW16 min walk
  • Popular LocationCalgary Tower20 min walk
  • Popular LocationCanada Olympic Park14 min drive
  • AirportCalgary, AB (YYC-Calgary Intl.)17 min drive

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About this area

Calgary

Located in Calgary, Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary, an IHG Hotel is in the city center and near a metro station. 17 Avenue SW and Chinook Centre are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's popular attractions can visit Calgary Zoo and Calgary Tower. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Scotiabank Saddledome or Stampede Park. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing. Guests appreciate the hotel's central location.

What's nearby

  • Sitting Eagle Statue - 8 min walk
  • CORE Shopping Centre - 13 min walk
  • 17 Avenue SW - 16 min walk
  • Calgary Tower - 20 min walk
  • Canada Olympic Park - 14 min drive

Getting around

  • Calgary University Station - 9 min drive
  • 8th Street SW Station - 4 min walk
  • Calgary International Airport (YYC) - 17 min drive

Restaurants

  • Nellies Break The Fast Cafe — 2 min walk
  • Ichi Rock — 5 min walk
  • Posto Pizzeria — 6 min walk
  • Bonterra Trattoria — 6 min walk
  • Holy Grill — 6 min walk

About this property

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary, an IHG Hotel

Calgary hotel in Downtown Calgary, near Scotiabank Saddledome
A fitness center, coffee/tea in a common area, and a business center are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free on-the-go breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, dry cleaning, laundry facilities, and a 24-hour front desk are onsite. All 57 rooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, flat-screen TVs with cable channels, and comforts like pillowtop beds and premium bedding. Other amenities available to guests include balconies, refrigerators, and microwaves.
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary, an IHG Hotel offers 57 accommodations with complimentary newspapers and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to balconies. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 42-inch flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and hair dryers.

This Calgary hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness center.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Onsite parking available only on request
  • Free self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Height restrictions apply for onsite parking

Food and drink

  • Free on-the-go breakfast available 6:30 AM–9:30 AM on weekdays and 7:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekends
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • Fitness center

Family friendly

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Filipino
  • French
  • Hindi
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business center
  • Computer station

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Renovated entire property - April 2016
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Heating (climate-controlled)
  • Pillow menu
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 42-inch flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone

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Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - anytime
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for CAD 15.0 per day
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: CAD 15.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host; the provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession, within the meaning of article 155 of the French Tax Code
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds, rollaway/extra beds, and onsite parking
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB International, and Carte Blanche; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector

We should mention

Alcohol is not served at this property
Parking height restrictions apply
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Holiday Inn Express Calgary
Holiday Inn Express Hotel Calgary
Calgary Holiday Inn
Holiday Inn Calgary
Holiday Inn Express Hotel And Suites Calgary South
Holiday Inn Express Hotel Suites Calgary
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary, an IHG Hotel Hotel
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary, an IHG Hotel Calgary

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Overall score and ratings

4.0

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 301 out of 853 reviews
5 - Excellent 35%
Rating 4 - Good. 364 out of 853 reviews
4 - Good 43%
Rating 3 - Okay. 115 out of 853 reviews
3 - Okay 13%
Rating 2 - Poor. 45 out of 853 reviews
2 - Poor 5%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 28 out of 853 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.2/5

Staff & service

3.8/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location. Loved the room. Friendly staff.
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2021

3/5 Okay

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Likes: Location Price Room Size Dislikes: TV kept cutting off Elevator was dirty and smelly at check in Bad pillows
Stayed 3 nights in Nov 2021

2/5 Poor

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness
Disliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
It looked nothing like the photo from the web. It was alit less classy than the photo from the web.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2021

2/5 Poor

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
Disliked: Property conditions & facilities
Conditioner bottle in the shower was empty and truck got broke into the first night
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2021

2/5 Poor

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Disliked: Staff & service
Felt unsecured as so many strangers or homeless around the hotel. That's why a staff asked me room number several times with suspicious look when I enter the hotel.
Stayed 14 nights in Oct 2021