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Booking a room on campus? Hotel Alma shares its story

UToday HomeMarch 4, 2013

Alma features 96 rooms and suites, a stylish bistro, and conference facilities for up to 125— set in the heart of the University of Calgary campus.Alma features 96 rooms and suites, a stylish bistro, and conference facilities for up to 125 — set in the heart of the University of Calgary campus.Are you someone who welcomes out-of-town guests to campus? If your faculty hosts visiting lecturers, or your department hosts overnight guests, then Hotel Alma wants to hear from you.

The hotel is opening its doors to the campus community to raise awareness about what your guests will experience when they stay at Hotel Alma – a warm welcome and a comfortable place to stay on campus.

Hotel Alma welcomes individuals or groups visiting Calgary or the University of Calgary, year round. Alma features 96 guest rooms and suites, a stylish bistro, and access to meeting facilities.

Recipient of the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award two years running, an overall A rating from the Alberta Hotel and Lodging Association (the highest classification possible), and strong guest reviews on Booking.com and Expedia.com, Hotel Alma is an excellent choice for campus visitors.

“We’re pleased to have a full-service hotel right on campus and having one with the industry reputation that Hotel Alma has gained is fantastic,” says Voula Cocolakis, executive director, Ancillary Services.

Alma rooms blend retro best with contemporary flair.Alma rooms blend retro best with contemporary flair.“We can welcome campus guests and treat them to gracious service in true University of Calgary style. As part of Ancillary Services, Hotel Alma supports student programming, academic and research initiatives,” adds Cocolakis.

Alma's rooms and suites are loaded with standard features, including a 32-inch flat-screen TV, mini-fridge, microwave, coffeemaker and desks with ergonomic chairs. Every stay at Alma includes a complimentary continental breakfast at Bistro Alma, free Wi-Fi, free local calls, and free long-distance calls within North America (excluding Hawaii and Alaska).

Join the Alma team in the Senate Room of Hotel Alma (7th floor) on March 6 from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. for a coffee, cupcakes and a tour, no registration required.

 

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