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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Calgary NW - University Area, an IHG Hotel

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Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds | Premium bedding, down comforters, in-room safe, desk
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Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds | Premium bedding, down comforters, in-room safe, desk

Overview of Holiday Inn Express & Suites Calgary NW - University Area, an IHG Hotel

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Calgary NW - University Area, an IHG Hotel

2.5 star property

8.8/10 Excellent

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Gym
  • Business services
Map
2373 Banff Trail NW, Calgary, AB, T2M4L2

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationUniversity of Calgary16 min walk
  • Popular LocationTom Baker Cancer Centre2 min drive
  • Popular LocationFoothills Medical Centre3 min drive
  • AirportCalgary, AB (YYC-Calgary Intl.)24 min drive

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About this area

Calgary

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Calgary NW - University Area, an IHG Hotel is located in Northwest Calgary, a neighborhood in Calgary, and is near a metro station. Check out an event or a game at Scotiabank Saddledome, and consider making time for Calgary Zoo, a top attraction not to be missed.

What's nearby

  • McMahon Stadium - 3 min walk
  • Trans Canada Pipeline Arch - 15 min walk
  • University of Calgary - 16 min walk
  • Tom Baker Cancer Centre - 2 min drive
  • Foothills Medical Centre - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Banff Trail Station - 1 min walk
  • Calgary University Station - 16 min walk
  • Calgary International Airport (YYC) - 24 min drive

Restaurants

  • Nick's Steakhouse - 3 min walk
  • Domino's Pizza - 4 min walk
  • Phil's Restaurant - 6 min walk
  • Denny's - 7 min walk
  • Juree's Thai Place - 12 min walk

About this property

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Calgary NW - University Area, an IHG Hotel

Hotel located in Northwest Calgary
Located close to Foothills Medical Centre and University of Calgary, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Calgary NW - University Area, an IHG Hotel provides free continental breakfast, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a gym. In addition to a 24-hour business center, guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
Other perks at this hotel include:
  • Free self parking
  • Express check-out, a 24-hour front desk, and a front desk safe
  • An elevator, meeting rooms, and tour/ticket assistance
  • Guest reviews speak well of the helpful staff and location
Room features
All 113 rooms include comforts such as premium bedding and pillow menus, in addition to thoughtful touches like free WiFi and air conditioning. Guest reviews say good things about the clean, spacious rooms at the property.
Extra conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding, down comforters, and rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Bathrooms with rainfall showers and free toiletries
  • 42-inch LCD TVs with cable channels
  • Refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers

Languages

Chinese (Mandarin), English, Filipino, Hindi

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Property is disinfected using an electrostatic sprayer
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global) and COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
At check-in, guests must provide either a negative COVID-19 test result or a record of full COVID-19 vaccination
Negative COVID-19 test result requirement applies to all guests aged 12 and up, and test must have been administered no more than 72 hours prior to check-in; COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 12 and up; guests must have received complete vaccination at least 14 days prior to check-in
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available 6:30 AM–9:30 AM on weekdays and 7:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekends

Things to do

  • Fitness center

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

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

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space (2500 square feet)
  • Meeting rooms

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)
  • Elevator
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Down comforter
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow menu
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 42-inch LCD TV
  • Cable channels
  • Pay movies

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Soundproofing

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Late check-out fee: CAD 75.00
Express check-out available

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
At check-in, guests must provide either a negative COVID-19 test result or a record of full COVID-19 vaccination
Negative COVID-19 test result requirement applies to all guests aged 12 and up, and test must have been administered no more than 72 hours prior to check-in; COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 12 and up; guests must have received complete vaccination at least 14 days prior to check-in

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

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

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for CAD 15.0 per night
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Late check-out fee: CAD 75.00 (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: CAD 15.0 per night

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
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit 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
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the fitness facility without adult supervision
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

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Frequently asked questions

Is Holiday Inn Express & Suites Calgary NW - University Area, an IHG Hotel pet-friendly?

No, only service animals are welcome at the property.

How much does it cost to stay at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Calgary NW - University Area, an IHG Hotel?

As of Feb 4, 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Calgary NW - University Area, an IHG Hotel on Feb 24, 2023 start from CA $115.99, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

How much is parking at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Calgary NW - University Area, an IHG Hotel?

Self parking is free at this property.

What time is check-in at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Calgary NW - University Area, an IHG Hotel?

Check-in is from 3:00 PM - midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.

What time is check-out at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Calgary NW - University Area, an IHG Hotel?

Check-out is at 11 AM. Late check-out is available for CAD 75.00 (subject to availability).

Where is Holiday Inn Express & Suites Calgary NW - University Area, an IHG Hotel located?

Located in Northwest Calgary, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of University of Calgary and Foothills Medical Centre. Alberta Children's Hospital and Market Mall are also within 3 mi (5 km). Banff Trail Station is only a 2-minute walk and Lions Park Station is 17 minutes.

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Calgary NW - University Area, an IHG Hotel and receive a full refund?

Yes, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Calgary NW - University Area, an IHG Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Holiday Inn Express & Suites Calgary NW - University Area, an IHG Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.

Reviews

8.8

Excellent

Rating 10 - Excellent. 587 out of 1026 reviews" "
" "10 - Excellent 57%
Rating 8 - Good. 307 out of 1026 reviews" "
" "8 - Good 30%
Rating 6 - Okay. 68 out of 1026 reviews" "
" "6 - Okay 7%
Rating 4 - Poor. 35 out of 1026 reviews" "
" "4 - Poor 3%
Rating 2 - Terrible. 29 out of 1026 reviews" "
" "2 - Terrible 3%

8.9/10

Cleanliness

8.8/10

Staff & service

8.6/10

Amenities

8.8/10

Property conditions & facilities

8.2/10

Eco-friendliness

Reviews

10/10 Excellent

Kevin

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Good location for NW, underground parking, good staff.
Stayed 4 nights in Jan 2023

10/10 Excellent

Christopher, Medicine Hat

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Always a great hotel!
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2023

10/10 Excellent

David

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great staff and clean facilities and room.
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2023

6/10 Okay

Cody

Travelled with family and small children
Coffee pot was dirty, reading lamps didn’t work

10/10 Excellent

David

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nice and clean and your staff are friendly and helpful, a pleasure to deal with.

10/10 Excellent

Sheila

Travelled with family, Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
We liked the location, appreciated the free parking, and I own a cleaning company, and found the cleanliness of the rooms and facility to be very good. Breakfasts were really nice as well.

10/10 Excellent

Kimberley

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nice hotel to stay at
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2022

10/10 Excellent

Maria

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I will recommend it to my friends.

6/10 Okay

HARISH, Chicago

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
the hotel was convenient, close to Univ of Calgary, rooms were ok, not too many options for breakfast.
Stayed 4 nights in Dec 2022

2/10 Terrible

Laiyila

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Disliked: Amenities
I stayed on the second floor and I had no privacy as curtain couldn’t close all the way I felt neighbours could see me No privacy at all
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2022