Whether meeting for business, academic conferences or cultural events, Hotel Alma provides planners with new alternative in northwest Calgary. April 26, 2011
Meetings & Incentive Travel Advertising Feature
Located in the heart of the University of Calgary campus, Hotel Alma is Canada’s first full-service campus hotel. Opened in October, 2009, the hotel is owned and operated by the University of Calgary and offers 81 Euro-style standard rooms and 15 one-bedroom suites. All accommodations feature wireless Internet access, flat-screen televisions, free local and long distance calls, complimentary deluxe continental breakfast and daily maid service.
Whether meeting for business, academic conferences or cultural events, Hotel Alma provides planners with a new alternative in northwest Calgary. The hotel features five boardroom-style meeting rooms, each with a capacity for 12 delegates. The Senate Room, located on the top floor, can accommodate 125 for theatre-style meetings or receptions and provides panoramic views of the city and campus. All meeting spaces feature integrated technologies, including wireless Internet, projectors and screens. Hotel Alma’s meeting facilities are available to hotel guests, as well as for day meetings without a room-block requirement.
Hotel Alma also features a convenience store, CornerStore, located on the lobby level, as well as Bistro Alma, a 40-seat restaurant serving local cuisine. Hotel guests also have access to the university’s expansive fitness facilities, which includes the Olympic Oval speed skating track and a rock-climbing wall.