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BEST WESTERN PLUS Suites Downtown

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Edmonton, Alberta
Reviewed yesterday NEW

hotel could use some updates, but the room size was good, clean and very nice hotel staff. Elevator was never too busy, hotel is walking distance to Calgary downtown which is nice. Parking available for hotel guests at no extra cost.

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Canmore, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed for one night in an Exectutive King. My work gave my a free night for Christmas and it was such a pleasant stay. They acknowledged my request and gave me a room on the 14th floor with a beautiful view of Calgary. Shout out to the blonde lady working the Front Desk, she was very friendly and accommodating. I...

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calgaryGeorgecalgary, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Suites Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Jordan L, Thank you for taking the time to complete a review of our hotel! We are happy to learn that you had a great stay. Thank you for your review, and look forward to welcoming you back. Warmest regards, George Dahbour General Manager

Edmonton, Alberta
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is decently priced, clean, and has some larger rooms/suites that are very comfortable and roomy. If you don't have little kids and don't need a pool this is perfect. Fairly quite for that reason too!

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calgaryGeorgecalgary, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Suites Downtown, responded to this review

Dear tc72158, Thank you for taking the time to complete a review of our hotel! Thank you so much for your lovely 5 star review. As guest satisfaction is of utmost importance to us at BWP Downtown, it is certainly wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and appreciated our spacious rooms. I will be sure to...

Moyie, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a centrally situated hotel and the rooms were good. Bed was comfortable, staff was pleasant & professional. I would stay here again, but there are a couple of things to consider if it is a necessity for you. There is no restaurant or coffee cafe on site. I personally did not try the free continental breakfast but my...

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calgaryGeorgecalgary, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Suites Downtown, responded to this review

Dear MoyiePatty, Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback! We are happy to learn that you had a nice stay and found our staff friendly and beds comfortable. We are a mere minutes away from 17th Avenue (Red Mile) where you will find many restaurants and eateries as well as a coffee shop across the street from...

PEI
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed here over a dozen times in the last 2 years, after trying similar hotels in the area. The location, extremely friendly staff, great value for dollar (including breakfast), and a real aim to please on the part of employees are memorable plusses.

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calgaryGeorgecalgary, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Suites Downtown, responded to this review

Dear EtienneC, Thank you for taking the time to complete a review of our hotel! Thank you so much for your lovely 5 star review. As guest satisfaction is of utmost importance to us at BWP Downtown, it is certainly wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and appreciated our hot buffet breakfast, as well as the...

Edmonton
Reviewed 1 week ago

Larger rooms with small kitchen facility - a great deal for the price as well as great location just off 17th ave. where there are numerous restaurants and coffee places. ALSO: free parking which makes the room price even a better deal.

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calgaryGeorgecalgary, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Suites Downtown, responded to this review

Dear 235joeo, Thank you for taking the time to complete a review of our hotel! we are happy to learn that you found our rooms spacious and location to be excellent. Our hotel is the only downtown hotel that offers free parking 7 days a week. We appreciate your review and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards, George...

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

When I first checked in I asked for an upgrade as a Best Western Diamond member. I was told that they had put me in a King Suite which was already an upgrade so we will just leave it. When I booked the three rooms I booked three King Suites. I was the only BW member of our group. We...

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calgaryGeorgecalgary, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Suites Downtown, responded to this review

Dear DeanLind, Thank you for taking the time to complete a review of our hotel! We are so sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us! Guest satisfaction is of utmost importance to us at Best Western Downtown, and we would love to have the opportunity to discuss your concerns with you. We notice that the...

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wife and I went to this location for a weekend of rest, relaxation and escape room fun. There was a company within 3 blocks walk of the hotel and all others were within great driving distance. We were met on check in by a very helpful lady who helped us with easy directions to how to park (either above or...

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calgaryGeorgecalgary, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Suites Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Darcy B, Thank you for taking the time to complete a review of our hotel! Thank you so much for your lovely 5 star review. As guest satisfaction is of utmost importance to us at BWP Downtown, it is certainly wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and appreciated our hot buffet breakfast, as well as...

Reviewed 1 week ago

Ours was just a short trip; we arrived a little past midnight for the first of only two nights and were exhausted from the long 16-hour drive. Miguel at the front desk was accommodating and helpful, which is what we all hope for after a grueling road trip, right? We were given a suite facing west--not a good view--but with...

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calgaryGeorgecalgary, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Suites Downtown, responded to this review

Dear Linet P, Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback! We appreciate your great comments regarding our friendly staff. With regards to the bedroom lock, all of our suites have passageway locks and not privacy. We only use privacy locks for the bathrooms. However, if you are back and would prefer a privacy lock on your bedroom...

Lethbridge, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here on the 3rd for 1 night and were treated very good from check in to check out. We were put in a "King Suite" which was very nice and large and clean. The only complaint was, the couch needs to be shampooed or replaced. It smelled like stale pee and sweat so we sat on the bed...

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calgaryGeorgecalgary, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Suites Downtown, responded to this review

Dear OnepeopleOneblood, Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback! We apologize about the couch and would appreciate it if you can get in touch with us directly at the hotel and advise your room number. You can email us at 61037@hotel.bestwestern.com We thank you for your feedback and look forward to welcoming you back. Warmest Regards, George...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the BEST WESTERN PLUS Suites Downtown, located just south of Downtown (North of 17th Avenue), steps away from the business core, shopping, a wide variety of restaurants and Calgary attractions! In addition to our comfortable beds, excellent customer service and fantastic location we also offer: complimentary wired or wireless high speed internet access, complimentary underground or above ground parking, a full hot breakfast and access to the fitness centre, sauna and the business centre! We also have meeting rooms that can hold anywhere from 3 to 50 people. Please contact us for group rates, meeting rooms and to reserve your room today! ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS Suites Downtown

Address: 1330 8th Street SW, Calgary, Alberta T2R 1B6, Canada
Region: Canada > Alberta > Calgary
Price Range: RM366 - RM912 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Suites Downtown 2.5*
Number of rooms: 124
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus Suites Downtown Hotel Calgary
Best Western Calgary
Calgary Best Western
Hotel Style:
#13 Business Hotel in Calgary
#13 Family Hotel in Calgary
#26 Romantic Hotel in Calgary
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“Higher floor, better view.”
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“Get a "King Suite" if you can.”
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“Some guests may be longer term than night-by-night but not certain. Ask that you not be on the same floor as long term residents.”
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