Alt Hotel Calgary East Village
Alt Hotel Calgary East Village overview
Located at the north east tip of central Calgary, overlooking the scenic Bow River, the Alt Hotel prides itself on ultra-comfortable rooms, inspiring design and panoramic views from Calgary East Village.
Built in 2018, the modern building is a 3.5 star hotel with 3 restaurants, 2 bars, a coffee shop, 5 meeting rooms and a 24 hour gym. There are 152 rooms set over 10 floors with free WiFi throughout.
Alt Hotel Calgary East Village Hotel Guide
Alt Hotel Calgary East Village Location
The hotel is in the popular Calgary East Village, in the north east of the city, on the Bow River and close to Saint Patrick’s Island Park. Whilst this is a particularly scenic, synergic to nature part of the city, it’s also packed with hipster bars, cafes and restaurants as well as a happening music scene and indie bars.
A few minutes around the corner is Fort Calgary Historic Park, adjacent to the river and overlooking St Patrick’s Island. The hiking tracks pass right in front of the hotel and cross over the river into the park making some of the most beautiful city based walk-ways in Canada.
The main city and districts are also only 10-15 minutes walk with the downtown commercial district 10 minutes away on foot and the main shopping areas 10-15 minutes walk or 5 minutes in a taxi.
What’s nearby Alt Hotel Calgary East Village
The location of the hotel lends it to both city living and nature, you literally walk out of the hotel lobby and pick up a nature trail, heading over the river on St Patrick’s Island. There’s no need to head downtown for eating and drinking since East Village is packed with trendy bars, and restaurants.
Downtown is only half a mile (0.8 KM) away, with the Cowboys Casino a 10 minute walk from the hotel, Stampede Park 12 minutes walk, and Calgary Tower also just 0.6 miles (1 KM) away. Mountain biking and hiking are popular, the hotel has a gym, 2 bars and a billiards room.
Fairmont Palliser Facilities
The hotel has 3 onsite restaurants, 152 rooms, 10 floors, a gym, 2 bars, 5 business meeting rooms, and computer stations.
CHIX Eggshop offers breakfast and lunch with a classic menu. NUPO and Eight restaurant provide an oriental experience and Japanese twist with sushi on the menu.
Atlcetera is open 24 hours a day offering ‘grab and go’ fresh, tasty meals and snacks.
The bedrooms are spacious and comfortable, all with climate control, an espresso maker, luxury Egyptian cotton bedding, 50 inch flat screen TV and cable channels, with free WiFi.