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HI - Calgary City Centre

520 7th Avenue SE, Calgary, T2G 0J6, Canada

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Overall Rating 93%

From 8 Reviews

Hostel rating (8)

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 93%
Cleanliness 93%
Location 97%
Security 91%
Service 90%
Comfort 94%
Green rating 83%

HI Calgary City Centre is conveniently located downtown, walking distance from popular tourist sites and the world famous Calgary Stampede.

  • Dorm
    From $26.27
  • Private
    From $77.71
10 or more people?
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Calgary Hostel

Hostel Calgary

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

Come visit our newly renovated hostel located in the heart of Calgary! This is a great place to call home as you explore what this world-famous Western Canadian city has to offer.

You want a hostel that’s relaxing, centrally located, clean, and safe right? NO PROBLEM! WE’VE GOT IT!

Hostel amenities include:
- Free all you can eat breakfast.
- Free fresh brewed coffee and tea 24 hours.
- Free parking.
- Free computers.
- Free high speed WiFi anywhere in the building!
- Free storage facilities.
- Free local phone calls.
- Free faxing, photocopying, printing and scanning.
- Free pool table.
- Free BBQ usage in our private backyard.
- Free towels and linen.
- Early check-in is available based on availability.
- Fully equipped double spacious kitchen with free spices, large TV room with 60” TV flat screen, Lobby to meet & greet, Laundry room, and of course for your peace of mind we also have a quiet Reading room.
- We are staffed 24 hours; so come and go as you wish.

HI – Calgary City Centre offers 6 bed dorm rooms (female, male and mixed) featuring individual lockers, bed lights, as well as private/family rooms with en-suite and a new 40” flat screen TV.

Exploring Calgary is easy from our central location - a quick walk takes you to the city centre where you can find dining, shopping, entertainment, transportation, cultural districts for every taste and budget. Other attractions are easy to get to with the help of the nearby C-train (free transportation within the city centre). The US Embassy is only 2 blocks away.

Prices

Prices are members' prices

Dorms - Per guest per night

Beds

Private - Per room per night

Rooms

Important info

  • Government-issued photo ID is required to check in.
  • Unaccompanied children under the age of 18 can be accommodated only with a letter from a parent or legal guardian providing permission for the child's unsupervised stay.
  • Children under the age of 5 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories
  • Children under the age of 5 stay free.
  • Membership can be purchased on arrival at hostel.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association.
  • Pets are not permitted in the hostel.
  • Additional tax of 9% is payable at check-in.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout

Facilities

Facilities

Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • TV room
  • Pool table / snooker table
  • Terrace / patio

Food & Drink

  • BBQ
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Vending machine

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers - Free
  • Wifi - Free

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car Parking at Hostel - Free
  • Car parking nearby
  • Booking Centre for HI hostels worldwide
  • Cycle Storage
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Lockers Available - In Room
  • Luggage Room - Available during hostel reception times
  • Travel / Tour Desk
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

Reception:
Open 24 hours
Check-in:
Open 24 hours

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. 1(403) 670-7580

Fax. 1(403) 283-6503

calgary@hihostels.ca

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Calgary Zoo (3 to 5km)
  • Glenbow Museum (1 to 2km)
  • Fort Calgary (500m to 1km)

See the full list of attractions

Reviews

Reviews

The showers could be cleaned more often and one of them doesnt work properly. The rest was very nice!

90%

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Esther,

Thu 18 May 2017

i think price is quite expensive

100%

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YEJI,

Sun 09 Apr 2017

Location is very convenience, close to the CTrain station. Staffs are friendly. Breakfast is simple but good.

83%

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Hong Ping,

Sat 12 Nov 2016

Thank you for taking the time to review us! We hope you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you again soon. Best Regards Jason - Manager

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HI Calgary Hostel, Front Desk

Mon 14 Nov 2016

Sehr gute lage, sehr sauber, grosszügiges doppelzimmer mit tv. Die ventilation lässt sich scheinbar nicht abstellen oder leiser machen. Ruhig schlafen ist daher nicht möglich.

97%

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Ronny,

Sun 16 Oct 2016

Thank you for choosing to stay at HI-Calgary and for taking the time to write us a review. We are currently in the process of upgrading our ventilation system throughout the hostel. We apologies for any inconvenience caused and hope you enjoyed your stay with us. Until next time, safe travels! Best Regards Jason - Manager

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HI Calgary Hostel, Front Desk

Tue 18 Oct 2016

Liked the hostel organised activity of a BBQ. Great to meet others staying in the hostel in a group relaxed setting.

93%

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Simon,

Thu 01 Sep 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review and we are glad to hear you enjoyed our BBQ activity. We hope to see you again soon, safe travels. Best Regards Jason - Manager

Manager avatar

HI Calgary Hostel, Front Desk

Sat 03 Sep 2016

Location

Location
Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Amusement / Theme park (More than 10km)
  • Cinema (2 to 3km)
  • City Centre (At or next to the hostel)
  • Cycle trails (Less than 500m)
  • Golf course (5 to 10km)
  • Gym (500m - 1km)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (Less than 500m)
  • Local market (500m - 1km)
  • Mountainous Area (More than 10km)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (1 to 2km)
  • National / State Park (More than 10km)
  • Nightlife (Less than 500m)
  • Parks / Green Area (Less than 500m)
  • Restaurants (Less than 500m)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (Less than 500m)
  • Shopping area / Mall (Less than 500m)
  • Ski area (More than 10km)
  • Swimming pool (1 to 2km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (2 to 3km)
  • Theatre (1 to 2km)
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site (More than 10km)
  • Water park (More than 10km)
  • Wooded Area (1 to 2km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Airport
Car (30 mins): Exit via Airport Trail towards Deerfoot Trail. Calgary Transit (45 mins): Bus #300. Disembark at City Hall. Walk 2 blocks east.
Bus
Greyhound/Bus station by Calgary Transit (30 mins): Board an eastbound train at Sunalta station and disembark at City Hall. Walk 2 blocks east.
Taxi
Approximately $40.00 from the Calgary Airport.
Underground/Metro
C-Train station half block west from hostel.
Alternate Transport
Near the intersection of 7th Ave and 4th St SE. We are 2 blocks east of City Hall & Olympic Plaza.

Sustainability initiatives

Air

  • Low carbon activities
  • Public transportation is promoted
  • Environmental cleaning

Energy

  • Energy saving lights
  • Insulation and ventilation systems
  • Energy efficiency appliances

People

  • Educational programs

Waste

  • Recycling areas
  • Fairtrade food served
  • Local and seasonal food

Water

  • Water savers in showers
  • Water savers in taps
  • Water savers in toilet

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