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: 89%from 4 reviews

  • 90%Atmosphere
  • 95%Staff
  • 90%Security
  • 95%Cleanliness
  • 85%Location
  • 90%Value for money
  • 85%Facilities
WELCOME to the NEWLY RENOVATED HI – CALGARY CITY CENTRE, a top rated hostel in Calgary.

Start your day off right with our FREE all you can eat breakfast from 7:30am – 9:30am every morning (including buttermilk pancakes, oatmeal, bread, jam, peanut butter, muffins, fruit and juice)!
Enjoy our newly upgraded FREE high speed wifi anywhere in the building!

Other hostel amenities include:
- Complimentary coffee and tea 24 hours
- Free parking
- Free storage facilities, even after check out
- Free local phone calls
- Free faxing, photocopying, printing and scanning
- Free pool table
- Free BBQ usage
- Free towels and linen
- Brand new TV room with 60” flat screen TV
HI – Calgary City Centre offers 6 bed dorm rooms (female, male and mixed) featuring individual lockers, as well as private/family rooms with ensuite and a new 40” flat screen TV; make sure you book ahead as these sell fast!

We have upgraded security, including camera and state of the art door locks throughout the building as we continue to ensure the safety of all our staff and backpackers travelling to Calgary.

Our friendly front desk staff are here for you 24 hours a day, available to answer any questions or concerns you may have. We are experts when it comes to getting you around the area, and we always have recommendations for local sightseeing, so don’t be shy! Check our activity boards for daily listings of local events and information.

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.

Our central location is a great starting point for the next leg of your journey. The Airport Express Bus #300 stops two blocks away from the hostel, and the Greyhound bus depot is a short 15 minute train ride away.
Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour security
  • Adaptors
  • ATM
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle parking
  • Board Games
  • Book exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cable TV
  • Card phones
  • Child Friendly
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Fax Service
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Free Wifi
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Jobs Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meeting Room
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Pool Table
  • Taxes not included
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing Machine

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

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Hostelling International Non-Members: Rates are quoted for Hostelling International Members. Non-members may purchase a membership at check-in or pay a 10% non-member surcharge.

Directions
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From the Airport by taxi (30 minutes):
A taxi from the Airport to the hostel will cost approximately $35.00.

From the Airport by Calgary Transit (45 minutes):
At the airport, purchase an $8.50 transit ticket from the Mac's Convenience store.
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 (green building) will be next to the park on the corner.

* For the Calgary Transit schedule, visit www.calgarytransit.com.


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 4th Street SE
Turn right onto 7th Ave SE
Hostel is on your left hand side (the green building)

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: $3.00
Take the train to City Hall station (6 stops).
Walk 1 block in the same direction as the train was traveling
The hostel (green 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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