|Accommodation Type |||Hotel|
|General Amenities |||24-hour Front Desk, Exercise Gym, Internet Connection, Pool, Sauna, Wheelchair Access|
|Room Amenities |||Air Conditioned, Mini Bar|
|Payment |||Interac, MasterCard, American Express, Visa|
|Hotel Village located along Banff Trail just off of 16 Ave NW.|
Profile Last Updated: July 28, 2008
There are two Econo Lodges located in Calgary’s Motel Village: Econo Lodge Motel Village, and Econo Lodge Inn & Suites. For a newly renovated and slightly more posh facility, the Inn & Suites is definitely the way to go. This particular Econo Lodge is noted for being guest- and service-oriented, and it has a good selection of amenities and services for a reasonable rate.
Amenities and Services
Highlights of this hotel include a fitness centre, swimming pool, hot tub and sauna. Other features worth noting are complimentary breakfast buffet, coin laundry on site, lobby with sitting area and fireplace, air conditioning, free high speed Internet access, as well as wireless Internet in the lobby. Rooms range from standard to deluxe with the usual double, queen, and king choices, all including mini fridges and microwaves. Spacious two-bedroom suites with full courtyard kitchens are also available. Econo Lodge belongs to the ‘Choice Hotel Canada’ chain, which offers specials and privileges available for viewing on-line at www.choicehotels.ca.
This property is literally walking distance to the University of Calgary, McMahon Stadium, and the Foothills Hospital. Econo Lodge Inn & Suites is situated in Motel Village which is notabley close to city transit as well as plenty of restaurants and shops. Tourists in town for leisure and sight seeing are a quick hop from the Calgary Zoo, Canada Olympic Park and Calaway Park. For those heading West to Banff National Park, this hotel has direct access to the highway that takes you there!