South of Calgary airport short distance from 2 freeway.
Getting to Hotel from Airport:
Hotel shuttle is available (but did not use it).
The initial reception was very rigid and not what you expect as an IHG platinum and I was about to make a decision to move to another hotel the next day but the Manager quickly stepped in and made sure the situation was improved and that I would have a positive experience at this hotel. Despite the ongoing renovations the management made sure I had a productive and comfortable stay.
One not working on first night.
Quick (only 5 floors in hotel).
Smelled very clean.
Large sized. Lots of room to move around.
Not close to elevators.
High quality furnishings.
Large corner surface.
Power sockets at desk height.
Adjustable but still very low and had to use pillow to get a comfortable working height.
No phone on desk.
Phone bedside (with long cable that can reach desk).
Internet in Room:
Free with code from reception.
No ceiling lights.
Closet, Drawer and Cabinet Space:
3 big drawers in TV cabinet.
Large-sized LCD on cabinet.
Several cable channels including MovieTime.
Curtains very effective at blocking sunlight.
View from Room:
Hotel parking lot.
Gas station across street.
Hills in the far distance.
Shower. No bathtub.
Water pressure strong.
Hot water always available.
No heated mirror.
No magnifying mirror.
Noise Level in Room:
Occasional light aircraft noise.
Very little outside traffic noise.
One king bed.
Very effective heating.
Alarm Clock and Wakeup:
Wake up calls on time.
Turn Down Service:
Tea and Coffee in room:
Complimentary Drinking Water:
Provided by reception in welcome packet.
Used several times.
Some wait before call was picked up.
Food delivered by time promised.
Order accurately delivered.
Reasonable quality for hotel food.
Servers were genuinely interested in service and even helped me save on my food order.
Basic buffet in temporary restaurant.
Temporary during renovation.
Did not use.
Morning Newspaper at Door:
Did not use.
Not very long.
Did not use.
Did not use.
Except for the first 5 minutes at reception the staff went out of their way to provide a very good level of service.
Return to airport.
Hotel shuttle to airport booked in advance the night before took under 15 minutes.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Welcome to the fully renovated Holiday Inn Calgary Airport Hotel. This 100% n on smoking, family friendly Calgary hotel is located near beautiful downtown Calgary and close to the Calgary International Airport At Holiday Inn Calgary Airport, guests have access to the following destinations and attractions: Business: Shaw, Atco Gas, UPS, Coca company, etc. Leisure: including the Calgary Zoo, Sunridge Mall, Calgary Stampede and Barlow Trail Restaurants and entertainment facilities. Discover modern amenities and decor in our guest rooms and suites, including 32-inch LCD televisions, refrigerators, microwaves, and ergonomic chairs, just to name a few. You can also stay connected with friends, family, or the office via our complimentary high-speed Internet access throughout the hotel as well as our business centre. We also offer 2124 sq. ft. of meeting space with conference and catering services. Relax after a long day in our heated indoor pool, hot tub or workout in our fully equipped fitness room. Grab a bite at the Sunset Grill with a wide variety of dishes or unwind with one of our feature cocktails in the Twelve Fifty Lounge. Other features include a complimentary shuttle, plenty of free parking during your stay, in house guest laundry facility and Priority Club points or Air Miles. Find what you re looking for and so much more at the brilliant Holiday Inn Calgary Airport. Relax, It's Holiday Inn. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
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