Editor's Top 4 Picks

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Book from ~$76 CAD
Budget-friendly, clean rooms, mini-fridge, outdoor pool,1-min. walk to restaurants
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free breakfast and free parking
  • Many guests described their rooms as clean
  • Many reviewers thought that the room rates were reasonable
  • The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly service
  • Many guests appreciated the free breakfast
  • Several reviewers found the location convenient for accessing restaurants
Cons
  • Several guests thought that the rooms were small
  • Several reviewers were disturbed by noise from inside and outside the hotel
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Book from ~$94 CAD
Hospitable Lethbridge hotel with indoor pool and waterslide, pet-friendly & jacuzzi rooms
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, breakfast and parking
  • The rooms were a source of praise for many guests and they were described as clean and spacious
  • Many reviewers complimented the staff for being friendly and accommodating
  • Several guests liked the hotel's proximity to restaurants and thought it was easily accessible
  • According to some reviewers, the room rates were reasonable
  • The breakfast was good and had a wide selection, according to some guests
Cons
  • A few guests had complaints about noise transfer
  • A couple reviewers claimed the climate control did not work properly and felt the rooms were too warm
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Book from ~$84 CAD
Good value southeast Lethbridge hotel on Hwy 5 with free breakfast and fast free Wi-Fi
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, wired Internet, breakfast, parking, local calls
  • Guests like the location on a major artery, near to shops and restaurants
  • Many guests said the rooms were clean, quiet and comfortable
  • Many guests said the staff were pleasant and friendly
  • Many guests said the hotel provided good value
  • Many guests were pleased with the free breakfast
  • Some guests found the Wi-Fi fast
Cons
  • A few guests said the hotel was dated
  • A couple of guests complained about hard beds and flat pillows
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Book from ~$150 CAD
South Lethbridge hotel with restaurant, indoor pool, waterslides, kiddie pool & wave pool 
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free parking
  • Numerous guests praised the hotel's friendly and professional staff
  • The hotel's rooms were found to be clean and updated
  • Several lodgers were pleased with the hotel's proximity to highway access and downtown
Cons
  • A few guests complained of noise transfer and dim lighting
  • The hotel should have included a free breakfast according to a few guests

9 Other Hotels Close to University of Lethbridge

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Book from ~$99 CAD
Downtown Lethbridge hotel with outdoor pool and restaurant but mixed guest opinion
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, breakfast, parking and airport shuttle
  • The common areas of the hotel were described by several reviewers as beautiful and clean
  • The indoor garden and pool were sources of praise from several guests
  • The customer service was excellent and the staff were friendly, according to several reviewers
  • Several guests liked the hotel's proximity to attractions and thought it was easy to find
  • According to some guests, the beds were comfortable
Cons
  • Several guests were disappointed with the room cleanliness and had concerns about the standard of housekeeping
  • Several guests had noise complaints
  • The on-site restaurant did not have good food or good service, according to some guests
  • Some guests felt the room rates were too high for the accommodation provided
Location
Featuring a tropical garden courtyard on site, the Lethbridge Lodge is in an industrial / business area just an 8-minute drive from the school.
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Book from ~$102 CAD
Older downtown Lethbridge hotel with indoor pool and waterslide but mixed reviews
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, breakfast and parking
  • Staff were described as friendly and helpful by several reviewers
  • Several guests thought the pool was warm and clean
  • The breakfast had a good selection and the service was great, according to some guests
  • Some guests agreed that the location was convenient to amenities
Cons
  • Several guests complained about the decor and felt the hotel was outdated
  • Some reviewers thought the rooms were too small
  • Some guest had noise complaints
  • According to some guests, the hot tub was unavailable during their stay
Location
Situated at the entrance to the Helen Schuler Nature Reserve and Fort Whoop-Up, this Days Inn is a budget option just an 8-minute drive from the university.
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Book from ~$141 CAD
Well-liked downtown Lethbridge hotel with indoor pool, waterslide and jacuzzi suites
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, buffet breakfast, parking, 24-hr airport shuttle, lobby coffee, local calls
  • Guests found spacious, clean rooms with comfy beds
  • Location was quiet and convenient to restaurants, shopping and downtown
  • Guests found the staff efficient and friendly
  • Many guests enjoyed the selection and quality of the free breakfast
  • The pool and waterslide was a good source of entertainment for several families with children
Cons
  • Occasionally guests had difficulty finding a parking space
Location
In a commercial area near a number of shops and restaurants, this Holiday Inn is an approximate 10-minute drive from the school.
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Book from ~$80 CAD
Older budget hotel in downtown Lethbridge with pet-friendly rooms but many guest complaints
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, hot breakfast and parking
  • Several guests were impressed with the rooms and they were described as clean and cozy
  • The location was convenient to local attractions and easy to find, according to several guests
  • According to some guests, the breakfast was fresh and well-stocked
  • The staff were described as friendly and attentive by some reviewers
Cons
  • Several reviewers felt the hotel was old and renovations were in order
  • Some guests felt the walls were thin and had noise complaints
  • Some reviewers thought the bathrooms were too small
  • Guests complained of being given dirty rooms that stank
Location
Surrounded by parks and within a short walking distance of Spitz Stadium (3 minutes), this Superlodge is an approximate 12-minute drive from campus.
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Book from ~$81 CAD
Situated on Hwy 5, indoor pool, free breakfast, free Wi-Fi and free parking
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free breakfast and free parking
  • Many reviewers found the location convenient for accessing the highway
  • Several guests described their rooms as clean and comfortable
  • Several reviewers enjoyed the food at the free breakfast
  • Several guests thought that the room rates were reasonable
  • Reviewers frequently said staff were friendly
Cons
  • No elevator
  • Several guests thought that their rooms appeared dated
  • Several reviewers found their rooms to be small
Location
On a side road running parallel to Highway 5, Mayor Magrath Drive South, this Super 8 is an approximate 12-minute drive from the school.
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Book from ~$78 CAD
Older and pet-friendly Lethbridge budget hotel with a free basic breakfast and free parking
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free breakfast and free parking
  • Several reviewers thought that the room rates were reasonable
  • Guests liked the location for being in walking distance of restaurants and convenient to shopping
  • Several guests found the staff to be friendly
  • Several guests described their rooms as clean and comfortable
Cons
  • Several guests said the hotel was tired and needed better maintenance and cleaning
  • Some guests complained of no fridge and/or microwave in their rooms as advertised on some sites
  • Some guests complained of finding double size beds, when queen beds were advertised
  • Several guests did not get what they expected when they booked online
Location
Near a number of shops and restaurants on a major thoroughfare, Mayor Magrath Drive South, this Howard Johnson is an approximate 12-minute drive from the school.
Editor's Picks
Book from ~$89 CAD
Lethbridge budget hotel with indoor pool at sister hotel, free breakfast & jacuzzi suite
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, breakfast, parking, local calls, newspapers
  • Many guests found comfortable and clean rooms
  • Free breakfast was appreciated by many guests
  • Location was handy to highway and restaurants in walking distance
  • Staff were friendly and responsive said guests
  • Guests seemed happy with the Wi-Fi which was rated as good overall
  • Many felt the hotel provided good value
Cons
  • No elevator
  • Some guests said their rooms were dated or in need of better cleaning
  • Parking was a little tight for larger vehicles
Location
Just off of Highway 5, Mayor Magrath Drive South, this Econo Lodge is an approximate 12-minute drive from the University of Lethbridge.
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Book from ~$74 CAD
Clean and good value south Lethbridge hotel with some updates to rooms and free breakfast
Pros
  • Free amenities: Wi-Fi, breakfast, parking
  • The location was convenient to local attractions and easy to find, according to several guests
  • Many guests said the hotel provided good value
  • Some guests said the breakfast was very good
  • Recent guests seemed pleased with the rooms overall
  • Many recent reviewers said the manager and staff were very helpful and friendly
Cons
  • A few guests said the hotel still needed updating
Location
Situated above a strip mall and on a side road running parallel to Highway 5, this Travelodge is across the highway from a cluster of hotels and is just a 12-minute drive from the school.
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Book from ~$121 CAD
Recommended by guests for clean and well equipped rooms, on-site restaurant
Pros
  • Free Wi-Fi, free parking and free airport shuttle service
  • Many guests described their rooms as clean
  • Many reviewers praised the food at the on-site restaurant
  • The staff were frequently complimented for their friendly service
  • Several guests mentioned that their rooms were well equipped with amenities
  • A few reviewers found the location convenient for exploring the area by car
Cons
  • A couple of guests found their bathrooms to be somewhat small
Location
Highly rated on our site, this Coast Hotel is situated behind a restaurant just off of Highway 5 and is a 13-minute drive from the school.

Tips For Staying Near University of Lethbridge

Location
On the western shores of the Old Man River, across the Whoop-Up Drive Bridge from the city of Lethbridge, the University of Lethbridge campus features buildings on lots of green, open space, with six faculties of study in total.

The school also has urban campuses in Alberta and Edmonton.
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Getting Around
Prospective students can join in on one of the regular information sessions, book a tour, or apply to be a student for a day. For full information on the school and programs available, view their downloadable viewbook.

Special programming and transition programs are also available for First Nations, Inuit and Metis students.

The buildings housing classrooms and lecture halls are congregated in the centre of campus, off of Aperture Drive West, and the residence buildings are separate and south of the campus off of Aperture Way. The campus itself surrounds Aperture Lake. An interactive campus map is available on their website to help visitors easily navigate the campus before visiting.

Lethbridge Transit serves the campus with routes 12, 33, 35, 32 stopping in the roundabout bus bay in front of the Students' Union. A single-ride adult fare is $2.75, while an unlimited-use day pass for one person is $7.50. Lethbridge University students with valid ID can purchase discounted semester, monthly or 10-ride passes. A full ride guide is accessible on their website, outlining routes, schedules and fare information. Alternatively, guests can find information on the City of Lethbridge website.

Downtown Lethbridge is an approximate 5-minute drive away, while the Lethbridge Airport (YQL) is a 13-minute drive away and the major city centre of Calgary is an approximate 2-hour drive north of the school.
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Parking
A number of  visitor parking lots and spaces are spread out throughout campus, near all of the buildings. Many of the lots have pay-and-display machines, or parking meters. Some lots have a minimum or maximum of one hour, but for more information on specific lots, view the interactive campus map and click on the required lot, or visit the parking services website.
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Dining
A large dining hall can be found in the Students' Union, featuring a number of fast food and hot meal options, including The Zoo pub with regular events and pub nights throughout the year. Students can also grab a quick bite to eat at University Hall, with a Tim Hortons and Subway as well as the Urban Market cafeteria.
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Entertainment
The Centre For the Arts is a place where students in any major can audition for a play or to be in one of many musical ensembles, as well as simply sit back and watch the shows. The Lethbridge Art Gallery is also housed in this building.

The Pronghorns (referred to as The Horns) are the teams that represent the campus through inter-university sport. Regular games are held throughout the year. For a schedule of games, visit the athletics website.
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