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HI - Calgary City Centre

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

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Overall Rating 94%

From 7 Reviews

Hostel rating (7)

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 93%
Cleanliness 95%
Location 96%
Security 96%
Service 92%
Comfort 93%
Green rating 89%

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

  • Dorm
    From $26.62
  • Private
    From $72.82
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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.

Our Famous Fall Specials are Back!
Stay 3 nights and save 50% off your 4th night!
Stay 6 nights and get your 7th night free!
Must be booked directly via phone, email or hihostels.ca

New For Winter 2017/2018
4-Bed Dorm Rooms
Need a bit more privacy and comfort? Upgrade to a 4-bed dorm room for an additional $3/night when you check-in!

Hostel amenities include:
- Free all you can eat breakfast + 24 hour tea and coffee.
- Free parking.
- Free computers and WiFi
- Free luggage storage available before check-in
- Free local phone calls, faxing, photocopying, printing and scanning.
- Free towels and linen.
- Early check-in is available based on availability.
- Fully equipped kitchen with free spices, large TV and Recreation room with 60” TV flat screen, lobby to meet and greet, laundry room, and 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 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. (403) 269-8239

Fax. (403) 266-6227

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

Estuve poco tiempo alojado en este Hostel, pero pude experimentar una estadia fabulosa. Es muy limpio y posee grandes espacion de esparcimiento y relax. La atencion del personal fue excelente!

100%

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Pablo,

Mon 23 Oct 2017

the breakfast was a big help, as free breakfasts always are. place was comfortable and downtown. no problems to report.

100%

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george,

Fri 13 Oct 2017

Hi There, Thanks so much for choosing to stay with us and for leaving us a review. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed the breakfast as we are always updating it to keep up with guest requests. We hope you can stay again soon! Cheers, Cassandra Ryan - Assistant Manager

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Cassandra Moore,

Sun 15 Oct 2017

bon accueil,documentation utile,bien situé à coté du C-train

97%

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daisy,

Tue 03 Oct 2017

Hi There, Thanks so much for choosing to stay with us and for leaving us a kind review. We hope you can visit again soon! Cheers, Cassandra Ryan - Assistant Manager

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Cassandra Moore,

Thu 05 Oct 2017

Enjoyed visit

100%

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Rasnidhi bhai,

Tue 04 Jul 2017

Hi Rasnidhi, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a nice review. We hope you enjoy the rest of your travels and can visit again very soon! Cheers! Cassandra Moore - Assistant Manager

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Cassandra Moore,

Thu 06 Jul 2017

The check in process could have been improved a little bit, but beyond that I was very happy with my stay here. Everything was of great quality including the rooms, toilets, and breakfast. Thank you!

97%

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Kathleen,

Thu 15 Jun 2017

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
From the Airport by Shuttle (20-30 minutes) A shuttle from the Airport to the hostel is $15. The shuttle leaves every 30 minutes on the hour and the half hour. You want to get dropped off at the Hilton Garden Inn and walk across the street to the hostel. Please visit the Allied Shuttle counter on arrivals level near gate "B" between 8 am and midnight to book. You can call (403) 299-9555 to book in advance. From the Airport by Calgary Transit (45 minutes): At the airport purchase a $10 transit ticket from automated ticket vending machine at the Airport Bus stop (right outside main terminal) Take bus #300 to downtown Calgary. Get off at City Hall Station. Cross the street to the Public Library. Turn right and walk 2 blocks East. The hostel (orange and grey building) will be on the corner.
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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