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Aloft Calgary University

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2359 Banff Trail NW, Calgary, Alberta T2M 4L2, Canada (Formerly Quality Inn University) (Northwest Calgary)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Dallas, Texas
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776 reviews 776 reviews
136 hotel reviews
266 helpful votes 266 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a hotel. Beautiful interior, great bar, outstanding staff. Fitness room was top notch pool area was big. Rooms were well appointed, beds were extremely comfortable. Having stayed her 15 nights and having up to 8 rooms in the hotel I can tell you the staff is tops. Had a slight mishap on my floor while I was there they... More

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Regina, Sk
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35 reviews 35 reviews
22 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel is a new hotel in Calgary's motel village. Once inside the hotel it does not feel anything like a hotel in Motel Village. The hotel is modern and clean with amazing staff. The hotel offers many excellent amenities to hotel guests including a pool table, splash pool, fitness facility, lounge, games, restaurant, snack bar, and business area. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent. I always want free breakfast but 6 Dollars is fine. Staff were exceptional. Cleanliness was beyond what I have seen anywhere and can truly relax like home. Won't stay anywhere else now. Super!

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

Thank you for your great review! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. We loved having you! We look forward to seeing you again during your next trip to Calgary. Take care. More

Edmonton, Canada
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is new hotel that has been decorated to be very modern and current trends. The check in was very easy and straight froward. They accommodated us with a room that was on the first floor right next to the Mobility parking We didn't go to the restaurant but had appies and a glass of wine

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Calgary, Canada
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here for 3 days while home renovations were being completed. Aloft is a pet friendly hotel, apparently the only one in the motel village area. We felt like we were in a high end hostel for the most part except we didn't have to share the bathroom. We stayed in room 142, it was clean... More

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BC, Canada
19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for one night, got a deal on Priceline. I called to check if we could get a room with 2 beds and the call centre person was less than helpful but when we arrived the staff were very accommodating. The beds were comfy, it was clean and quiet. Kids loved the pool. When we first walked in it... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is awesome, trendy,clean,and friendly. My bf and I booked for one night since he had a meeting down town in the morning. They have a good check in and check our time 3(in),12(out). Those times are important when you want to just relax. The room was so nice and affordable my bf asked if we should stay another... More

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

Thank you for your feedback! We are so happy that you and your boyfriend have enjoyed your time with us. We hope to see you again. Best! More

Medicine Hat, Canada
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52 reviews 52 reviews
12 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This property used to be the Quality Inn University which has received a complete makeover while constructing a major addition over the last three years. This is our first visit since re-opening as Aloft and we were very pleased with our stay. Staff is very welcoming, the games room area just off the front lobby is an excellent touch. The... More

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Victoria, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I are currently staying at aloft for 4 days for a wedding. We asked for a room at the back as suggested. It is clean, quiet and comfortable. Love the bed. We had our 3 daughters visit with their children and their pool area was a good space for us to visit and have pizza. The front... More

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Calgary, Canada
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42 reviews 42 reviews
35 hotel reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here recently for one night, and I was very pleasantly surprised with the hotel/stay (exceeded my expectations)! This is a recently renovated/remodeled hotel, which is very clean and modern inside. Definitely the nicest hotel in the area now! Room is very well sized and appointed. Very new, modern, and practical design. King size bed was great. Free WIFI (no... More

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Address: 2359 Banff Trail NW, Calgary, Alberta T2M 4L2, Canada (Formerly Quality Inn University)
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Location: Canada > Alberta > Calgary > Northwest Calgary
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Aloft Calgary University 3*
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Quality Inn University Hotel Calgary
Quality Inn Calgary
Calgary Quality Inn

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Aloft Calgary Universityis the newest and hippest addition to the Calgary area. Located just steps from the University of Calgary, we're a convenient choice when you're looking for Calgary University hotels. Aloft Calgary University perfectly blends design, style, technology and comfort offering a forward-thinking alternative for the savvy traveler. Check out our list of things to do in Calgary including shopping, dining and sightseeing, all just a few short miles from our door. Aloft is the perfect choice for your next trip to Calgary!Far from ordinary, Aloft Calgary University offers guests a new experience with a fun scene. Enjoy a glass of vino or a signature cocktail at the W XYZ Bar, play a game of pool in our Re:mix lounge or just surf the internet with free WiFi throughout the hotel. If cravings start to kick in, explore Re:fuel by Aloft℠, our 24/7 grab and go pantry.Once you've had a fill of our Re:mix lounge area, head up to our loft inspired guest rooms where you can recline and relax. Our ultra-comfortable signature bed, an oversized showerhead and custom amenities by Bliss® Spa, will help our Calgary accommodations make you feel at home. In case you need to get some work done or watch all the latest videos you've downloaded, our plug & play connectivity station charges all your electronics and links to the 42" LCD TV. ... more   less 
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