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The Fairmont Palliser

#16 of 106 Hotels in Calgary
Certificate of Excellence
133 9th Avenue Southwest, Calgary, Alberta T2P 2M3, Canada
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Lake Oswego, Oregon
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel is beautiful, the room was very clean, the Gold Floor food was excellent and the service was excellent. When checking in I joked with the person clerk that it was my birthday that day. When we came up to our room later there was a beautiful plate of chocolate dessert with writing on the plate wishing me a... More 

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Perth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Lovely hotel with amazing large bedroom. Foyer area is beautiful and staff were great. Great situation minutes away from all the lovely restaurants and shops and also the lookout tower. Only slight complaint is that it is next to railway line so depending on room could get some noise from trains

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Muscat, Oman
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The great things about this hotel: 1. Bang in the centre of Calgary. Your position of stay couldn't get better. 2. The entrance to the Calgary Tower is almost next door. 3. Great food and shopping options within walkable distance. 4. The staff are extremely polite and accomodating. 5. They provide free drinking water bottles :-) Something that could be... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Fairmont Paliser is a beautiful old grand hotel set in Downtown Calgary. You are greeted with lovely chandeliers, a grand piano and a huge entrance hall. The rooms are well presented and perfect for a few nights stay - if you have time, you can book a spa treatment or just relax in their pool area.

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Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I spent a wonderful night in this hotel after flying into Calgary, before heading to Banff. The hotel is beautiful, consistent with the Fairmont chain in their grand old style. Our room was a good size, well decorated, and very clean. All staff we encountered were friendly and courteous. I feel that the gold floor is always... More 

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Toronto
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is the place to be! Great service and well decorated rooms. Their attention to detail was impressive. They did almost no wrong during our short stay. Definitely would love to go back to this hotel.

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Coaldale
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Empty beer cans in room from previous tenants as well as very loud music throughout the night made the stay below average, lobby staff however were kind and courteous, overall if I was back in the region I would not be staying here again

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TheFairmontPalliser, Public Relations Manager at The Fairmont Palliser, responded to this review

Hello there, We regret to read this review of your stay with us in that you had beer cans left in your room and unnecessary noise. Please contact us directly to learn more, we surely would love the chance to make this right for you, we are so sorry to disappoint you in this regard - it's no where near... More 

Edinburgh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A Grand Old Hotel with welcoming staff, right in downtown Cagary. The room was spacious with all that you would expect from a world class hotel. The bathroom was luxurious with an enormous shower and the walk in wardrobe was an extra bonus. I have stayed here before but this was even better.

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TheFairmontPalliser, Public Relations Manager at The Fairmont Palliser, responded to this review

Thank you for this 'grand' review. We hope next time we can further delight you! Best, Jacqueline Tyler Communications Manager Fairmont Palliser More 

Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only stayed one night. Our room was a suite with the smallest bathroom I think I have ever had in any hotel. The room was clean and nicely appointed. Make sure you check to be sure the room is not overlooking the railroad tracks. It can be noisy. Staff at check in was very good!

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TheFairmontPalliser, Public Relations Manager at The Fairmont Palliser, responded to this review

We hope next time we can further delight you with a room in the perfect location for we have 406 others which are newly renovated! Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. Best, Jacqueline Tyler Communications Manager Fairmont Palliser More 

Burnaby, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I think it was overpriced and rooms somewhat dated. Great location though. Very clean. Bed comfortable with good linens, just didn't care for decor. You can walk to pretty much anything you want to do. Lots of great pubs and restaurants and tins of shopping right there. Calgary tower right next door too.

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TheFairmontPalliser, Public Relations Manager at The Fairmont Palliser, responded to this review

Hello Sandra, Since you've stayed with us (Nov. 2014), we've renovated all 407 of our guestrooms. We look forward to the chance to welcome you back and you to see them! Thank you. Best, Jacqueline Tyler Communications Manager Fairmont Palliser More 

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