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Hotel Arts

3.5 of 5 119 12th Avenue Southwest, Calgary, Alberta T2R 0G8, Canada
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kitchener, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It is a funky independent hotel. The room was comfortable and everything was in great condition and clean. I didn't try the restaurant or bar but they looked great. Good location. I would stay again. Staff was great.

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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

As the name suggests, Hotel Arts is about creativity. It is not a knockoff chain hotel, rather a unique one-of-a-kind delight in the heart of downtown Calgary. The recent renovations are spectacular. (The carpet should be in MOMA). Spacious, well-appointed rooms. Superb staff. Overall, it is extremely elegant and the off-season rates are surprising affordable for such an ideal location.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We stayed as a birthday treat on Saturday night. Had a great high quality dinner at the yellow door where they went above and beyond to accommodate my gluten sensitivity. Food was amazing!! Try the short ribs! That evening a live band was playing at Raw Bar which was great however out room was on the second floor right above... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean, decent location. I liked the convienant breakfast system - fill out a tag with order, hang it on the door knob before 0200 hrs and breakfast is delivered promptly in the 15 min interval you request - convenient for morning meetings. Can catch a shuttle to/from airport for $15, only needs to be booked 2 hrs in advance and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for business and everything was exceptional. From the valet to room service, everything was was you expect from a top priced hotel in CALGARY. Maybe the only thing I could suggest would be a business centre with printing. Although when I asked about it they immediately offered to print any document I emailed to them for free.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Plus points: service - excellent, great location, great restaurant and bar - we had dinner and group drinks and the quality of food, drinks & service were all excellent. Pool & gym look good though we didn't use them this time. Minus points: no fridge in the room & only 1 robe. IT menus for room service & bill were... More 

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Saskatchewan
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for two nights in one of the king bed rooms on the second floor. Staff said they were newly reno'd. I had previously stayed in Hotel Arts a year or two back, it was beautiful so my expectations were high. It's rare that a reno can make a place look worse than what it was pre-reno, but somehow it... More 

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WernaMaurer, Manager at Hotel Arts, responded to this review

Good afternoon and thank you for taking the time to review your most recent stay here at Hotel Arts. I apologize for the impression your guest room made in light of our recent renovations, however, in reviewing your stay, you were not in fact booked into one of our renovated luxury rooms. We do have a Basic room type that... More 

Hamilton, Canada
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've kinda had a love hate relationship for this property over the past several years and quit using this property over the past couple years .. However this past weekend a bunch of us stayed there and I'm very happy with this property once again ... It's been newly renovated and the rooms are fantastic ... The staff were great... More 

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Mississauga
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here January 9,2015. We stayed because of proximity to saddledome arena for hockey game. Lobby was very nice and cozy with fire going at all times. Room was very clean , bed comfortable. Bathroom very nice - shower very powerful and hot (in a good way) Arena is about 10 minute walk, Calgary tower about 7 minute walk.... More 

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Houston, Texas
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24 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed in the Hotel Arts a few years ago and in the intervening time renovation has been going on and still was during my visit. I had a nice comfortable room and would stay again as it is conveniently located to the Stampede Convention Centre; maybe 5 minutes walk away.

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Address: 119 12th Avenue Southwest, Calgary, Alberta T2R 0G8, Canada
Location: Canada > Alberta > Calgary > Beltline
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Arts 3.5*
Number of rooms: 185
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Also Known As:
Arts Hotel Calgary
Hotel Arts Calgary
Hotel Style:
#5 Spa Hotel in Calgary
#9 Family Hotel in Calgary
#16 Romantic Hotel in Calgary

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