Located about a 12-minute drive from Calgary International Airport (YYC) and about a 2-minute drive from Deerfoot Trail (also known as Hwy 2, a major north-south artery), this hotel is popular with families and with air travellers before or after flights.
All rooms include free Wi-Fi, a 42" flat-screen TV, a microwave, a mini-fridge, a coffeemaker, a hair dryer and an iron and ironing board. There are standard rooms (king or queen beds) as well as suites. Suites come in a variety of sizes and can accommodate up to 6. Some suites come with a jetted tub and/or a fireplace. This hotel is pet free.
Guests can dine on site at Sky Harbour Restaurant, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner daily. There is also a lounge/bar and a coffee shop open daily. There are a few other dining options located within about a 3-minute drive of this hotel.
On-site amenities include the "Waves Waterpark" (which is an 8000-square-foot waterplay facility, which includes 2 waterslides, 2 hot tubs, a wading pool and mushroom waterfall feature). For those who don't want to play in the water park, there is another indoor pool and hot tub located downstairs, adjacent to the fitness centre. The club-style fitness centre includes a gym and squash courts. Free parking is available on site for guests as well. Guests are welcome to use the 24-hr complimentary airport shuttle.
Some attractions in north Calgary include the Calgary Zoo (open year-round) and the CrossIron Mills mall, which are about a 12-minute drive from this hotel. The downtown area, which is where some popular attractions like the Stampede Corral and the Calgary Tower are located, is about a 19-minute drive south of this hotel. (All distances and driving time estimates: Google Maps)
Confirmed with a front desk agent: free Wi-Fi, parking and airport shuttle, pet-free (call date: September 11, 2014).