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HI - Calgary City Centre


Welcome to HI-Calgary City Centre! Centrally located near the downtown core, HI-Calgary City is close to many of the city's best cultural, recreational, dining and shopping opportunities.

Dorms $28.75+, Private $72+

We've got everything you'd expect from a large metropolitan hostel! HI-Calgary City Centre offers both shared dorms and private rooms, all with new beds and mattresses.  Shared rooms have a maximum of 6 beds and feature individual lockers to safely store your belongings.  Recent upgrades, including new washrooms, individual bed light, new beds and a fresh coat of paint, help us offer you everything you need and expect for a comfortable stay!

FREE coffee to start your day
FREE DVDs available (50" screen), pool table and arcade games
FREE wireless internet
FREE local phone calls
FREE onward booking service for your next HI hostel stay in Canada
FREE linens and towels
FREE luggage storage for guests
  • Check out nearby Downtown (Stephen Ave, Uptown, Inglewood and Kensington)
  • Spend the day with over 1,000 animals from across the globe at the Calgary Zoo
  • Stroll along the River Valley Pathway to Eau Clair Market
  • Explore Fish Creek Provincial Park, Canada's largest urban park

By taxi (30 minutes):
A taxi from the Airport to the hostel will cost approximately $35.00 Cdn

By Calgary Transit (60 - 90 minutes):
Take bus #57 from the airport to Whitehorn Train Station.
Take a City Centre train for $2.50 and get off at 3rd Street South East Train Station (station after Bridgeland).
Walk a block back in the opposite direction that the train is travelling.
The hostel (green building) will be next to the park on the corner.
For the Calgary Transit schedule, visit www.calgarytransit.com


By car (30 minutes):
Start going South on Barlow Trail toward 16th Avenue North East (Trans Canada Highway #1 East).
Turn right/exit onto 16th Avenue North East (Trans Canada Highway #1 East).
Turn left onto Centre Street North.
Turn left onto 9th Avenue South (Calgary Tower).
Turn left onto 4th Street South East.
Turn right onto 7th Avenue South East.
The hostel (green building) will be next to the park on the corner.

By Taxi (10 minutes):
A taxi from the Greyhound station to the hostel will cost approximately $12.00.

By Transit (30 minutes):
From the Greyhound station, walk 6 blocks East along 9th Avenue towards Downtown (you'll see the city skyline in the distance).
Turn left on 10th Street and walk 2 blocks north.
Take the C-Train (free on 7th Avenue) to City Hall Station (5 stops). The C-Train is FREE within the city centre.
Walk one block in the same direction as the train was travelling.
The hostel (green building) will be next to the park on the corner.


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Internet Access
  • TV/Common Area
  • Private Rooms
  • Free Linen
  • Free WiFi
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Laundry Room
  • Luggage Storage
  • Pool Table
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Free Local Phone Calls
  • Air conditioning
  • Parking
  • Meeting room
  • Common room
  • bicycle storage
  • Laundry
  • Library
  • Self catering kitchen
  • Tourist info
  • Wheelchair access
  • Winter access
  • Backyard

Reservations & Contact Info

520 7th Avenue SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 0J6
Reception open 24 hours; Check-in: 3:00 PM, Check-out: 10:00 AM

Tel: 403-269-8239
Web: www.hihostels.ca/calgary
Email: calgary@hihostels.ca

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