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Calgary Tower is a short stroll from Hotel Arts, and other popular attractions like Stampede Corral are within a mile (2 km). This 185-room, 3.5-star hotel welcomes guests with conveniences like an outdoor pool, free in-room WiFi, and a fitness center. It's in central Calgary and also close to Scotiabank Saddledome and McMahon Stadium.

Dining

Enjoy dining at the hotel's 2 onsite restaurants: Raw Bar offers relaxing pool views; Yellow Door specializes in French cuisine. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with 24-hour room service, or entertain your taste buds with a beverage at the bar/lounge or coffee shop/café. Start each morning with breakfast, served for a fee from 6:30 AM to 11 AM.

Rooms

Hotel Arts's 185 rooms are air-conditioned and provide coffee makers, free newspapers, and free local calls. 42-inch flat-screen TVs come with cable channels and pay movies, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and designer toiletries, and pillowtop beds with premium bedding ensure a restful night. Safes, ironing boards, and desks are other standard amenities.

Property features

At Hotel Arts, guests enjoy features like an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. Parking is CAD 10-22 per night (CAD 30.00 per night for valet parking)—but if you prefer not to drive, catch a ride in the airport shuttle at scheduled times for CAD 15 per person one-way. The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Additional amenities include 7 meeting rooms, a conference center, and a seasonal outdoor pool.

Highlights

  • Walking distance to Calgary Tower
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Outdoor pool

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This 12-story, smoke-free boutique hotel is located in downtown Calgary, within 5 blocks of Stephen Avenue, the Calgary Tower, and the Calgary Telus Convention Center, and a short walk from from Olympic Plaza and the Stampede and Exhibition Grounds.

2 restaurants offer inspiring choices, and an onsite fitness center has cardio equipment, free weights, and yoga mats. Hotel Arts has 7 meeting and conference rooms offering more than 102,258 square feet (9,500 square meters) of flexible meeting space. WiFi is available for free in public areas. Pets up to 30 pounds (14 kilograms) are permitted for an extra cost. Guests arriving from the airport can take advantage of a roundtrip hotel shuttle that runs at scheduled times (surcharge). Self parking and valet parking are available on site for an additional fee.

  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair salon 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 7 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 12 
  • Total number of rooms - 185 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 102258 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 9500 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • Wedding services 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Conference center 
  • Smoke-free property 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  
  • Microwave (on request)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Microwave (on request) 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • In-room safe 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Free local calls 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Room service (24 hours) 

Where to Eat

Yellow Door Bistro - Contemporary bistro with a classic twist serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Also features extensive wine and cocktail possibilities.

Raw Bar - Asian-fusion cuisine with a Vietmodern theme. Serves dinner and cocktails staring at 4 PM. Desserts prepared by a renowned pastry chef. Closed Sundays.

A hot and cold breakfast buffet is served in the bar from 6:30 AM to 10 AM (surcharge).

Nearby Things to Do

Located in a lobby-level courtyard, the hotel's outdoor pool is open seasonally. A second-floor fitness center contains a treadmill, a stair machine, and stationary bikes, as well as yoga mats and free weights.

Guests can also purchase discounted passes to Anytime Fitness, Calgary's only 24-hour fitness center, located in the Hotel Arts Complex. The club offers fitness equipment, tanning beds, personal TVs, and extensive security, along with drop-in exercise classes, personal training, and towel service.

Canada Olympic Park, the primary venue for ski jumping, bobsled, and luge during the 1988 Winter Olympics, is located 14 km (8.5 mi) from the hotel and offers mountain biking in summer.

Approximately 105 km (65 mi) to the west of Calgary are the Alberta Rockies with countless opportunities for year-round fun, including hiking, camping, downhill and cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and snowboarding.

  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 

Accessibility

To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of CAD 30 per pet (varies based on length of stay)
  • 1 per room (up to 30 lb)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: CAD 24 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: CAD 15 per person (one-way)
  • Self parking fee: CAD 10-22 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: CAD 30.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: CAD 30 per pet (varies based on length of stay)
  • Rollaway bed fee: CAD 15 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.


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