HI Calgary City Centre

520-7th Avenue S.E., Calgary T2G 0J6, Calgary, Canada, Distance from city centre: 4.7km
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Rating: 91%from 8 reviews

  • 92%Atmosphere
  • 92%Staff
  • 87%Security
  • 92%Cleanliness
  • 92%Location
  • 90%Value for money
  • 92%Facilities
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.

Cancellation: You can cancel your reservation at no charge by 5 pm on the day before your arrival date.

Reservations made from July 5th to the 15th of 2018 will be subject to a 7 day cancellation policy.

Taxes not included. Rates quoted are for HI members. Non-members may purchase a membership at check-in or pay a 10% non-member surcharge.

Please note we do not accept locals from Calgary and a 75km radius. All guests are required to present government issued photo identification.

The hostel reserves the right to pre-authorize credit cards prior to arrival.

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Group Booking Terms and Conditions for groups +5 people:

* A fifty (50%) percent credit card deposit is required at the time of booking. A final payment of fifty (50%) percent is required at check in. If reservation involves booking 7 days before the arrival date then full payment (100%) is required immediately.

* If deposit and/or full payment is declined then the reservation is null and void.

IN CASE OF CANCELLATION:

* Cancellations received more than 7 days prior to date of arrival will receive a full refund.

* Cancellations within 7 days forfeit the 25% deposit
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • ATM
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle hire
  • Bicycle parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Free Breakfast
  • Cable TV
  • Card Phones
  • Child Friendly
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Dryer
  • Telephone/Fax Facilities
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Jobs Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Security Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Microwave
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Reading Light
  • Taxes not included
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Utensils
  • Vending Machines
  • Wake-up calls
  • Washing Machine
  • Wi-Fi

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Cancellation: You can cancel your reservation at no charge by 5 pm on the day before your arrival date.

Reservations made from July 5th to the 15th of 2018 will be subject to a 7 day cancellation policy.

Taxes not included. Rates quoted are for HI members. Non-members may purchase a membership at check-in or pay a 10% non-member surcharge.

Please note we do not accept locals from Calgary and a 75km radius. All guests are required to present government issued photo identification.

The hostel reserves the right to pre-authorize credit cards prior to arrival.

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Group Booking Terms and Conditions for groups +5 people:

* A fifty (50%) percent credit card deposit is required at the time of booking. A final payment of fifty (50%) percent is required at check in. If reservation involves booking 7 days before the arrival date then full payment (100%) is required immediately.

* If deposit and/or full payment is declined then the reservation is null and void.

IN CASE OF CANCELLATION:

* Cancellations received more than 7 days prior to date of arrival will receive a full refund.

* Cancellations within 7 days forfeit the 25% deposit

Directions
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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 the Public Library and walk 2 blocks East.
The hostel (orange and grey building) will be on the corner.

From the Airport by taxi (30 minutes):
A taxi from the Airport to the hostel will cost approximately $40.00.

From the Airport by car (30 minutes):
Exit via Airport Trail towards Deerfoot Trail
Take the Southbound exit onto Deerfoot Trail
Exit 16th Avenue West
Turn left onto Centre Street
Turn left onto 9th Avenue (base of the Calgary Tower)
Turn left onto 3rd Street SE
Turn right onto 6th Ave SE and pass through the traffic lights (4th street SE) / train tracks
Turn immediately right onto the side street (beside the hostel)
Turn left into alleyway, parking lot will be on the East side of the hostel along the wooden fence
Please use designated hostel parking spaces beside the hostel

From the Greyhound Station by Taxi (10 minutes):
A taxi from the Greyhound station to the hostel will cost approximately $10.00.

From the Greyhound Station by Transit (30 minutes):
Follow the signs to the Sunalta Train Station. Board a Somerset or Saddletowne train. Fare: $3.25
Take the train to City Hall station (6 stops).
Walk 1 block in the same direction as the train was traveling
The hostel (orange and grey building) will be next to the park on the corner.

Located Near

Our hostel is located on the edge of downtown; a 5 minute walk will take you to exactly where you want to be. Within downtown you will find dining, shopping, entertainment and cultural districts for every taste and budget. Other attractions are easy to get to with the help of the nearby C-train (a 2 minute walk from the hostel) that is FREE within the downtown core.

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