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HI Calgary City Centre

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  • Average8%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
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All reviewshi hosteldorm roomfree tea and coffee all dayc traincooking utensilsfree trainquiet reading roomfree computerscommon areaslocation is greatmin walkclose to downtownyour luggagelaundry facilitiestrain stationthree nightswithin walking distance
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Reviewed November 6, 2017

Staff went above and beyond duty to be helpful. Desk staff helped with transit and directions as well as coping with the awful weather. The cleaning staff, especially Abida, were kind and thoughtful; this made a difference to my stay there. I felt cherished and...More

Thank garvald
Response from HI Calgary Host... G, Manager at HI Calgary City CentreResponded November 9, 2017

Hey Garvald, Thanks for leaving us a kind review! I am happy to hear that the staff were helpful and I will let Abida know of your gratitude. I hope you can stay with us again very soon! Cheers, Cassandra Ryan - Assistant Manager

Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

Very nice hostel, good quiet area which appeared to be under development, a bit hipster. Easy walking distance to city centre and airport bus stop. Multiple common areas on main level and downstairs, never seemed particularly busy. Good laundry facilities (more than 1 washer and...More

Thank melakay1
Reviewed August 24, 2017

I've stayed at numerous hostels, some in Canada and some in other countries. But this hostel is surprisingly hands down the best hostel I've stayed at. It is very very clean, the showers are very nice, the rooms are spacious and you get your own...More

Thank Joanne L
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

Hey! The personnel in the Hostel is friendly. Me and my friend booked a private room and payed enough money for this. We got a room in the basement and the room itself was not that cosy. Okay for that, but we didn't really like...More

Thank Ruth D
Response from HI Calgary Host... G, Manager at HI Calgary City CentreResponded July 24, 2017

Hi Ruth, Thank you for your recent feedback in regards to your recent visit. I'm sorry to hear your stay with us was unpleasant and hope you give us a chance to make it right. Please accept my sincere apologies. I'm overjoyed to hear you...More

Reviewed June 17, 2017

This place was recommended by others at the Hostel we stayed at in Mosquito Creek. What a beautiful Hostel located downtown Calgary! Breakfast included. Wonderful shared bathrooms and showers. Hostel also has a quiet reading room as well as great Wi-Fi. Awesome kitchen area as...More

1  Thank Steven P
Response from HI Calgary Host... G, Manager at HI Calgary City CentreResponded June 20, 2017

Thanks so much for leaving us a review Steven. Super glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We are happy that you would choose to stay with us again and can't wait to host you in the future! Enjoy your travels! Cheers! Cassandra...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
$27 - $89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$27 - $89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Holly M
August 25, 2017|
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Response from Steven P | Reviewed this property |
Parking is free adjacent to the Hostel... you get the parking permit from the desk..,, Just leave a deposit and when you are done, you get the deposit back!
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Denise F
May 17, 2015|
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Response from HI Calgary Host... G | Property representative |
Hi there, yes we do have private rooms with ensuite. Thanks
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mizztetoya
February 12, 2015|
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Response from HI Calgary Host... G | Property representative |
Hi there, our phone # is 403-269-8239. Thanks
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"Tell desk staff what you need. They listen and help."
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"I stayed in a shared all male dorm style room but private family rooms are available."
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"Be prepared to be woken up pretty early by the C-Train if you have a room on the station side."
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"Took the private room which was pretty good, though no view (basement)"
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