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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed September 17, 2014

This was the worst hotel I have ever stayed in. The first red flag was when I was given the remote control for the television upon check-in and had to give a $50 deposit to ensure it was returned upon check-out. Remote control didn't even work had to get up to manually adjust power and volume. Supposed to have free...

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3Thank petite_minou
Alberta
Reviewed April 25, 2014 via mobile

I stayed in a room with 2 Queen beds. It had TV with satellite and free wifi. There was a fridge and microwave. The bed and pillows were just okay. The main room was dated but okay. However the bathroom is badly in need of repair. I'm sure if was as clean as the maid could get it. The black...

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4Thank Traveller1065
Kirkwall, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 23, 2013

**REVIEW NOTES** I travel a lot on business by myself and being self employed very keen on price and keeping expenses low. And so the following factors about where I stay in my reviews are the most important to me. I these mark out of 5: 0 = very poor / absent, to 5 = could not be better, n/a...

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5Thank Balanced_reviews
Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed March 3, 2013

Stayed here during the Calgary Expo 2012 as it was one of the only affordable places not booked up the day before the event. I should've taken this as a sign because from the moment I stepped in to check-in I felt something was off. The owners of this place are so nosy and watch you every time you enter...

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6Thank Vio H
Saskatoon, Canada
Reviewed December 9, 2012 via mobile

So I'm not sure how much the 'revamped and refurnished' reviewer got payed to bluff, or maybe such low standards exist... Have you ever been in a place where you don't want to touch anything, want to keep the lights off so you avoid seeing obscure life forms creeping up walls & you pray no junkie will break in to...

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5Thank Rosa S
Washington State
Reviewed July 2, 2012

Was looking online for an overnight stay in Calgary on Canada Day weekend. I made the mistake of booking a room here. Room 50 that I was given, is horrible. Dark, smelly, hair all over the bathroom, toilet unclean, very dirty carpet, unidentifiable stuff on walls, huge bright "security" light right next to window, need I go on???? If you...

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7Thank rbraman
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed January 11, 2011

This place was a JOKE !! Should have saved the $80 and slept in a dumpster out back. Had to fix the cable wire myself, use a face cloth for bathtub drain and when got in the tub the view was nasty......very dirty, mold, meldew, dung all over the side of the toilet. ( how the heck did it get...

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6Thank Topper1967
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed May 16, 2010

paid for a room and get in smells of mold and door diddnt lock then i get in the room BLOOD on the ceiling! i used the phone called the desk and wanted my money back and they said it had been 10 mins from check in and i had the room for the night, i yelled at the manager...

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5Thank marktheboozehound
edmonton
Reviewed March 7, 2008

The most disgusting hotel I have ever seen, and If you had to stay there bring some bleach, and If you go there do not pay up front,check your room out first, then pay!!

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6Thank 79dollars
fort st james
Reviewed August 27, 2007

Our paraplegic stepsister is staying at the Olympia Motel as social services put her there. When in trouble we tried to get through to her and the owner wouldn't let us speak to her. Upon numerous calls to the office the nasty owner would not put us through and we had to call the Calgary Police. I would not recommend...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Olympia Motel

Address: 5020 16 Ave NW, Calgary, Alberta T3B 0N3, Canada
Location: Canada > Alberta > Calgary > Northwest Calgary
Price Range: $41 - $75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 31
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?