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Regina - Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed here for two nights in August 2016. This was our second stay at this property – the first stay was about 5 years ago. The room itself was fine – showing it’s age a bit, but not bad. Fairly clean and quiet. But the common area items were way below average. When we got to our room, there...

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Pamela P, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary South, responded to this review

Joebaba, It is concerning to us that your stay was not to the level of standards we all expect when staying at our property during your stay in August. We currently have new Management in place since your last stay. We do know you have many chooses when booking a hotel room; and we hope you would consider staying with...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found ourselves needing last minute accommodation over the Christmas holidays, we were able to book a room at this hotel. Friendly staff at reception, even when working on a holiday. A nice surprise was that our room was upgraded to a suite. Comfortable, quiet room, with basic amenities - fridge, microwave, coffee maker. Two TVs, one for the sitting area...

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Pamela P, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary South, responded to this review

Colleen, We are so pleased to hear that your stay with us met your expectations. From a spacious room with more than TV and the selection of our breakfast. Glad to have been apart of your Holidays and to help make it that much more enjoyable. We look forward to providing our hospitality to you in the future again. Thank...

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Staff were friendly, although it often seemed there was only 1 person at the desk and so it didn't take much for the front desk to be very busy. Rooms were nice, all the staff were very helpful and friendly. Exercise room was good but missing a few items that would be helpful (large elastics, exercise ball, mats). Pool appeared...

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Pamela P, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary South, responded to this review

WOW, thank you for taking the time to give us a thorough review. We definitely appreciate the feedback more than you know. Without honest feedback we could not move forward and improve to meet our Guest service goals to provide the hospitality our guests expect. Looking forward to your next stay with us. -Hotel Management

Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

One time of our go to places to stay in Calgary. The staff is great, and the rooms never disappoint. We have family to stay with in cowtown, but sometimes it's good to have our own place when we visit.

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Pamela P, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary South, responded to this review

We are so pleased that once again we could provide the hospitality you expect. Looking forward to continue to impress with our service on your next stay. -Hotel Management

Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We are always pleased at this HIE. It is always clean, quiet and most of the staff is great. They do everything to make it a great stay. The only drawback this time was there was a wedding party and they took all the breakfast seats...we found two but there were many that were standing and trying to find a...

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Hiexgm H, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary South, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time and giving us your feedback about your recent stay with us and breakfast but also for being understanding of the situation. This is a great way for us to improve our service. Weekends are particularly but we do our best to service all our guests equally well. We sure hope to have...

Reviewed 17 October 2016

I accidentally book my nights on the holiday inn hotel in downtown Calgary. On Sunday July 10th, I showed up on the Hotel at Lake Fraser Dr with my family for my stay. There, I was informed that my reservation was done at downtown hotel, my mistake. So I decide to call the reservation number to move my reservation from...

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Hiexgm H, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary South, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comments and for taking the time to share your experience about our hotel.\We are deeply sorry to hear that your most recent stay with us was not very pleasant and that you also ran into billing issues with our property. Unfortunately, the dates that you selected to stay with us had a different cancellation...

Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

The hotel is conveniently placed near 2 transit stations making it cheap and easy to get into the city centre and the Holiday Inn provided us with a mostly quiet, pleasant stay. Room 431 was on the top floor, end of corridor and furthest away from highway, so was fairly peaceful. The room was of a good size, nice furniture...

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Hiexgm H, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary South, responded to this review

We at the Holiday Inn Express and Suites Calgary South would like to thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are very pleased to see that you enjoyed your stay with us. We take great pride in our property so hearing that your room was nice and spacious, and came with all the amenities...

victoria
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Our entire experience with this hotel was absolutely terrible. From booking to stay to checking in to our rooms everything was bad. Without hesitation it was the worst hotel experience I have had in Canada in a very, very long time. Simple stuff that hotels like this just need to get right they could not. The booking which was done...

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Hiexgm H, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary South, responded to this review

We are so sorry to hear that your experience with us was not to your liking. Hotels are very limited in what they can do when rooms are booked via Online Travel Agencies as you are booking through them and subject to the terms at time of booking. this generally is not a strict when you book directly with the...

Ellesmere Port, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Stayed at this hotel for two nights in a queen room which was near to the lift. It was not a problem and didn't hear any noise from it. The desk manager was very good and did offer another room if we wanted to change. He even came into breakfast to see if our stay was ok. Nice pool and...

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Hiexgm H, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary South, responded to this review

The Holiday Inn Express and Suites Calgary South would like to say thank you for this fantastic review! We love to hear that our efforts are appreciated and that you were able to enjoy what our hotel has to offer. We have noted your preference for our Breakfast bar and will pass this information along to the appropriate departments for...

Swift Current, Saskatchewan, Canada
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Won't be back. Arrived at 5:00 and told room wouldn't be ready for another hour. Room smelt like smoke but we were told they just cleaned the carpet because there was a service dog. Didn't have towels replaced one day and had to ask. Location was good but won't be back.

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Hiexgm H, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary South, responded to this review

Please allow us to apologize for your recent experience with our hotel. This is not the type of stay our guests expect to have, and your concerns addressed here have been noted. If you wish to discuss this in more detail please feel free to contact us. Once again, we apologize for the problems you encountered and hope you will...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy A Smart Stay At This Calgary, Alberta Hotel Both leisure and business travelers will benefit from the prime location and amenities found at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites in South Calgary. Our hotel's location is 30 km from the Calgary International Airport (YYC) and .05 km from the C-Train at Canyon Meadows Station. From the 24-hour fitness centre with elliptical trainer, treadmill and life cycle to the indoor pool with a water slide and a hot tub to the complimentary hot breakfast with warm cinnamon rolls, bacon, sausage, cheddar cheese omelets, yogurt, juice and coffee, we go beyond other hotels in Calgary to give you the amenities you need. Each room features cable TV, a microwave, a refrigerator, a workspace with two phones and free high-speed Internet access. You'll enjoy being in close proximity to Heritage Park, Spruce Meadows Equestrian Park and the major attractions throughout Calgary, Alberta. Our hotel is just a shopping trip away from SouthCentre Mall or Chinatown, and we're a short drive from outdoor fun at the Calgary Zoo, Canada Olympic Park or the world-renowned Calgary Stampede. Lodging here puts business travelers within minutes of Daimler Chrysler, Agrium, Earth Tech, Graham Construction, Reimer Express Lines, Fluor Daniel and other major businesses in South Calgary. Our hotel's amenities include a meeting room and a 24-hour business centre with copy, fax and print services. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary South

Address: 12025 Lake Fraser Dr, Calgary, Alberta T2J 7G5, Canada
Region: Canada > Alberta > Calgary > Southeast Calgary
Price Range: €84 - €219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Calgary South 2.5*
Number of rooms: 106
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Hotel And Suites Calgary South
Holiday Inn Calgary
Holiday Inn Express Calgary
Calgary Holiday Inn
Hotel Style:
#40 Business Hotel in Calgary
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