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Kensington Riverside Inn

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Texas
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We loved the KRI. Although I was worried about the road noise before booking, it turned out to be nil even though our room faced the main road. Everyone connected to the Inn was super nice and helpful. Interior colors were trendy grey - a bit dark for my own personal taste but the room was spotless and large. The...

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Victoria Island
Reviewed 1 week ago

Private parking, attentive service, excellent food, coffee to your room and large, comfy beds. This hotel is just two stories high with stairs or elevator access, it is in a great area of town for walking, shopping and dining. A great spot to escape to whether you are from out of town or live neaby!

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Toronto
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent service, warm inviting rooms and fabulous staff to ensure your every need is met. There was dinner service on Sunday night and on the weekend breakfast and lunch are the same menu (Brunch) which is a bit of a problem is you're staying in for the whole weekend. If there wasn't a snow storm, there are other options in...

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed only one night but it was a lovely getaway for the two of us. Both my hubby and I were very impressed with the room we were provided. It was large, comfortable and outfitted beautifully. We were happy that our room was on the north side of the inn; we had absolutely no noise from traffic. The meal...

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Calgary
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed over New Years and it had everything you need. Hospitality and service was exceptional and the knowledgeable staff are more than willing to assist with all needs. Fireplace in rooms is a bonus!

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Lacombe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful hotel. Walking distance to many fun venues. Relaxing atmosphere, great rooms and the room products were amazing! It had such a welcominf feel from the second we were greeted with bottles of water and escorted to our room.

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Lacombe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our second stay at Kensington Riverside Inn. It's a beautiful little boutique hotel with nice decor and excellent staff. The rooms are spacious with great amenities. I love the coffee service in the morning and how your preferences are kept on file. Kensington is such a lovely area with great shops and restaurants at walking distance.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stay at the Riverside Inn every time I visit Calgary and think it is the best boutique hotel in Calgary. Great location, wonderful rooms and food! Highly recommend this property to anyone who wants to be close to downtown and does not want to be in a huge hotel.

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Canmore, Canada
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Great property, that made you feel special. Service first class, walking distance into downtown but the area has everything you need. Restaurant & Lounge very private and relaxed feeling. Can't wait for out next night their.

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Cupar, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 December 2016

We stayed here for one night and found it to be in a quiet location on Memorial Drive, just a little way from the bustle of the city centre. The outside looks a bit forbidding in dark grey and the grey theme continues inside. Our room was styled in different shades of grey and brown - a bit heavy really....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Chef's Table at Kensington Riverside Inn
Chef's Table at Kensington Riverside Inn
Cuisines: Canadian, Contemporary
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kensington Riverside Inn is Calgary's premier luxury boutique Inn located steps from Downtown Calgary along the banks of the picturesque Bow River in Kensington Village. This 19-room boutique inn features upscale accommodations for the discerning traveler, as well as the renowned Chef's Table restaurant. Your "Inn" experience will include evening turndown service, morning coffee/tea tray with newspaper, as well as complimentary high-speed wireless internet and bottled water in the guest room. When booking with the Inn directly, guests will receive a $20 per person food and beverage credit at the Chefs Table. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kensington Riverside Inn

Address: 1126 Memorial Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 3E3, Canada
Region: Canada > Alberta > Calgary > Northwest Calgary
Price Range: RM727 - RM1,195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kensington Riverside Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 19
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Kensington Riverside Hotel Calgary
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#4 Business Hotel in Calgary
#5 Romantic Hotel in Calgary
#7 Luxury Hotel in Calgary
#31 Family Hotel in Calgary
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“Get a room at the back of the hotel”
  • Bedroom in shades of grey
 of 5 bubbles srocc, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ist floor corner room at rear is quiet & offered a small "shared" patio, but faces unappealing alley”
 of 5 bubbles curiositas_jojo, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“You can make requests when you book. You can ask for things like a fireplace in your room or a balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles kelilahh, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room that face the river are noise so choose other sides”
  • View from my riverview suite
  • Patio chair and table covered in spider web
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 of 5 bubbles Coolcow11, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The Inn is on a busy main road by the river, so ask for a rear room.”
 of 5 bubbles 40Kiwiclaire, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
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