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Hotel Alma at the University of Calgary

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Reviewed 27 October 2015

The room was very clean but only one queen bed. Breakfast was excellent but dinner was awful and poor value. Parking was far away and expensive. Noisy at night due to students on campus. We upgraded to a king suite - much better, but expensive.More

1  Thank george1882
Response from AlmaManagement, Front Office Manager at Hotel Alma at the University of CalgaryResponded 29 October 2015

Hello george1882, thank you for sharing your feedback of Hotel Alma on TripAdvisor. Hotel Alma was designed with the environment in mind and our Euro-Style rooms reduces our carbon footprint to minimize our impact on the environment. We are glad to know that you experienced...More

Reviewed 18 October 2015

This room was booked and paid for by my company. I NEVER would have booked it on my own unless I had business on the campus. Check in was great. I was able to get the room early. The room was very tight, but I...More

2  Thank Drakestar
Response from AlmaManagement, Front Office Manager at Hotel Alma at the University of CalgaryResponded 21 October 2015

Dear Drakestar, thank you for sharing your feedback of Hotel Alma. We are disappointed to hear that there was an issue with the heat in your room. At Hotel Alma, we strive to ensure guests are comfortable and we would have loved to have a...More

Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

Hotel is nice and modern, rooms are small, cramped and uncomfortable, bed was rock hard. Got the room cheap through Hotwire, if I had paid full price I would of been pissed. Parking is a bit of a walk, and not included in room price...More

1  Thank mstapp81
Response from AlmaManagement, Front Office Manager at Hotel Alma at the University of CalgaryResponded 16 October 2015

Hello mstapp81, thank you for taking the time to share your feedback on TripAdvisor. We are disappointed to learn that you did not like the size of your room. Our Standard rooms a smaller than a typical North American hotel room (hence they are called...More

Reviewed 13 October 2015

The rooms were basic but very comfortable and clean. The hotel itself was quiet and we really enjoyed having a fridge, sink and microwave in the kitchen area. We will definetely stay here again if in the Calgary area.More

2  Thank kellicote
Response from AlmaManagement, Front Office Manager at Hotel Alma at the University of CalgaryResponded 15 October 2015

Hello kellicote, thank you very much for sharing your experience of Hotel Alma and Global Village on TripAdvisor. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. The room you stayed in is part of Global Village which is in the same building...More

Reviewed 8 October 2015

Stayed here for 3 nights while on conference that was also held at this hotel. Overall a great spot, friendly staff and nice rooms. Located on the campus of the University of Calgary it is a bit outside the city but easily accessible using the...More

2  Thank John S
Response from AlmaManagement, Front Office Manager at Hotel Alma at the University of CalgaryResponded 10 October 2015

Dear John S, thank you very much for sharing your experience of Hotel Alma. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us, we strive to ensure our guests feel at home away from home. While Hotel Alma is not located in Downtown...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$49 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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"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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"book early"
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"All rooms are about the same. Hotel in general is quiet."
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