Westmount River Inn

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Terrace/patio
Premium bedding, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Premium bedding, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Premium bedding, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of Westmount River Inn

Westmount River Inn

4.0 star property

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Breakfast available
  • Laundry
  • Room service

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
Map
1840 Westmount Blvd NW, Calgary, AB, T2N 3G8

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSouthern Alberta Institute of Technology5 min drive
  • Popular LocationSitting Eagle Statue6 min drive
  • Popular Location17 Avenue SW6 min drive
  • AirportCalgary, AB (YYC-Calgary Intl.)22 min drive

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About this area

Calgary

Westmount River Inn is located in Southwest Calgary, a neighborhood in Calgary, and is in a shopping district and near a train station. McDougall Centre and Stephen Avenue are local landmarks, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit 17 Avenue SW and CORE Shopping Centre. Check out an event or a game at Stampede Park, and consider making time for Calgary Zoo, a top attraction not to be missed. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including outlet shopping. Guests appreciate the guest house's central and quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Prince's Island Park - 3 min drive
  • CORE Shopping Centre - 3 min drive
  • Southern Alberta Institute of Technology - 5 min drive
  • Sitting Eagle Statue - 6 min drive
  • 17 Avenue SW - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • 8th Street SW Station - 2 min drive
  • Calgary University Station - 7 min drive
  • Calgary International Airport (YYC) - 22 min drive

Restaurants

  • Chicken On The Way - 10 min walk
  • Amato Gelato - 10 min walk
  • Dairy Lane Cafe - 11 min walk
  • Niko's Bistro - 13 min walk
  • Globefish Kensington - 13 min walk

About this property

Westmount River Inn

4-star Calgary guesthouse in Southwest Calgary with free parking
Along with a rooftop terrace, this guesthouse has a spa tub and free use of bicycles. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, dry cleaning, laundry facilities, and a library are onsite. Housekeeping is available once per stay.
Westmount River Inn offers 5 air-conditioned accommodations with hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels.

Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided once per stay.

Recreational amenities at the guesthouse include a spa tub and complimentary bicycles.

Languages

English, Vietnamese

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 industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Reservations are required for the use of certain onsite facilities
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
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Drop-off airport shuttle (surcharge) from 11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee weekdays 7:30 AM–9:00 AM: CAD 12 for adults and CAD 9 for children
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Free bicycle rentals
  • Spa tub

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Library

Guest services

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Housekeeping (once per stay)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Rooftop terrace

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)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium channels

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board

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Check-in

Check-in from 4 PM - 6:30 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
There is no front desk at this property
Guests must contact the property for check-in information
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Fee for full breakfast: CAD 12 for adults and CAD 9 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: CAD 48 per person
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: CAD 20 (from 12 to 18 years old)
  • Housekeeping fee: CAD 25 per stay
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 4 percent

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

You need to know

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
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

Property is also known as

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Westmount River Calgary
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Overall score and ratings

4.3

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 86 out of 139 reviews
5 - Excellent 62%
Rating 4 - Good. 26 out of 139 reviews
4 - Good 19%
Rating 3 - Okay. 12 out of 139 reviews
3 - Okay 9%
Rating 2 - Poor. 8 out of 139 reviews
2 - Poor 6%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 7 out of 139 reviews
1 - Terrible 5%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

3.7/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.1/5

Eco-friendliness

1/5 Terrible

Travelled with partner
Disliked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
This Inn is a private residence, you are renting a room out of the upstairs of someone's home. The surrounding properties are in poor repair, and had broken windows. The entrance to the property appeared to have no security and I felt unsafe. There was no additional interior lock on my room. There was no check in desk, or clear check in process. The owner entered my room with me and checked me in inside my rented room. The bedroom door windows were painted over. There was no air conditioning. The television only had a handful of working channels. The windows to my room were open when I arrived and the smell of cigarettes was wafting in. I left with irritated eyes and can only guess that my sheets were poorly cleaned prior to my stay.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Very nice and friendly hosts
Stayed 1 night in May 2022

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Disliked: Staff & service
It is not obvious from the description online that the hosts live in the house and rent out rooms for the night. If we had known this, we would not have selected this property for our stay. The row of shoes in the entryway should have alerted us to this fact, but it was only when dinner cooking smells and noise from the kitchen started drifting up to our room, that we realised this is a rented-room type setup, rather than a true "Inn" that values guests' privacy and rest. We had especially selected it for its purported upscale, picturesque nature, but were left disappointed given the lacklustre surroundings, high nightly rate, plus additional cost for a somewhat lacking breakfast we forked out. Note that there are no coffeemaker, water kettle, plateware or microwave facilities in the kitchenette area of the King room. Since the house borders on a very busy, noisy main road, there is no chance of enjoying the balcony peacefully. The hostess alerted us to the fact that they were preparing for a major event the following week and that there would be some noise that evening. We were fine with it initially, but by midnight the music was still blaring loudly with a full party going on downstairs. We felt cheated out of a good night's rest and left well before checkout time the next day. Although the hostess was very friendly and accommodating, we will be opting for a normal hotel stay on our next trip to Calgary.
Stayed 1 night in May 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The luxury suite was beautiful and well taken care of. Owners were very welcoming.
Stayed 1 night in May 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very beautiful home and very friendly hosts. You are welcomed, made to feel comfortable right away and ensure you have everything you need to settle in. Our bed was very comfortable, rooms are sound resistant and had no problem sleeping at all. Shower is nice with plenty of water flow. In the morning they cook a delicious breakfast and bring it to your room. Two issues we had were the bar sink had no cold water and the toilet felt loose on the floor when sat on.
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2022