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Aloft Calgary University

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2359 Banff Trail NW, Calgary, Alberta T2M 4L2, Canada (Formerly Quality Inn University)
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Lethbridge, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I used to stay at this hotel for years under it's prior owners. It was purchased and gutted. The new hotel is very artsy and flashy. All new rooms, halls, pool, bar, restaurant, and family area. The rooms were small but very nice. Huge showers and beds. The pool was smaller but heated. No hot tub or Jacuzzi rooms any... More 

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Cranbrook, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I always appreciate a clean and modern hotel, and the Aloft did not disappoint. Unlike other more tired luxury chains, everything about this hotel was modern and effective. The decor was just trendy enough to be interesting without being over the top. I stay at many hotels around the world, and can say that this one is highly recommended. It... More 

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Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at the Aloft in Calgary for 3 nights from Feb 26-28 along with my daughter and granddaughter. They had stayed there before to attend speed skating meets at the Oval. I found the rooms modern, clean and comfortable. The beds, pillows and bedding were excellent quality and I slept well. If you wanted a bathtub you were out... More 

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Medicine Hat, Canada
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8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed 2nd week of March. Parking good, reception were fast and courteous, paint scheme little overbearing. Trying to have place with sixty flair, this i liked. Rooms good sized with all needed ammenties. Only real problem was with breakfast had to pay if wanted anything, just guessing for cost could afford a continental breakfast.

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Calgary, Alberta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed overnight at Aloft as they had a very special deal - 4 course dinner at Swirl Indian restaurant and free cocktails at WXYZ Lounge/bar. We were greeted promptly and they had all the information covered - reminding us about our dinner reservations and we were given extra chocolates at check-in. The bedroom was spotless - everything was in great... More 

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Red Deer, Canada
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43 hotel reviews
294 helpful votes 294 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I like Aloft very much. The rooms are very well laid out, the beds comfy with lots of pillows. Terrific walk in showers and nice amenities. The décor is very trendy. I like the swimming pool and the staff is terrific. Great location, close to downtown, Kensington, UofC, and the stadium. Price is very reasonable. I would stay there again... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Its a full service hotel, but it has got a vibe of a boutique hotel. From design to amenities, they are all very user friendly. Good size of room, and also great location. We are talking only about few stops away from the down town area and also to the famous chinook mall. The A loft hotel is located close... More 

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Lamia S, Starwood Hotels & Resorts at Aloft Calgary University, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your recent experience at our hotel. We are very pleased to hear you were happy with our design, amenities, and convenient location. Again, thank you for your feedback, it is appreciated and will be shared with the team. We hope to see you again. All the best. More 

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18 reviews 18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We stayed as a family and were part of a larger group. The staff was accommodating and the location was perfect. Close to 16 Ave & Crowchild Trail. The Wxyz Bar had great ambiance and excellent menu items. The rooms were newly decorated and funky. The kids/teens enjoyed the pool, games area and pool table. The hotel served our group... More 

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Lamia S, Starwood Hotels & Resorts at Aloft Calgary University, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience with us, Cindy. We are thrilled to hear that you and your family enjoyed your stay with us and that our staff was able to accommodate your needs. We are also happy to hear you had a good time at W XYZ and found the menu items to be excellent . We hope you... More 

North Vancouver, Canada
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51 reviews 51 reviews
18 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

I really enjoyed my stay here, a great location for one night. Ample parking, great customer service and very easy to access. I would definitely stay again, especially when needing a hotel close to the university. Charmaine Hammond PAWS Across Canada Tour

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Edmonton, Canada
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36 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our time. The service was excellent. Kristina at the front desk went above and beyond in making us feel welcome. we stayed two nights. It is very convenient to University of Calgary, and the best of the choices in the hotel strip.

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Kylie O, Starwood Hotels & Resorts at Aloft Calgary University, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and hope that you will visit again soon! Take care. More 

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