Fairmont Palliser Hotel - Calgary

133 9Th Avenue Sw, Calgary, Canada, T2P 2M3  show map
 4 stars
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Fairmont Palliser Hotel - Calgary

Internet

Paid wired internet connection

Parking

CAD 35 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Restaurant buffet

Dining room

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Spa & wellness center

Editorial review:

This historic hotel Fairmont Palliser, built in 1914 in the middle of Calgary, is a good one to stay at for business trips. The service is excellent and up to Fairmont standards, but some guests feel that nothing really stood out, and the quality of the rooms was inconsistent.

Overview

Fairmont Palliser is an 11-story hotel in a financial area of Calgary providing a health club, an indoor heated swimming pool and a steam room. The elegant hotel is set in a classical building in the center of Calgary.

Fairmont Palliser Hotel is 10 minutes' walk from the center of Calgary. Such Calgary sights as Glenbow Museum, Calgary Stampede and Calgary Tower are all within reach.

Occupying excellent location, the hotel lies close to gardens and hills.

Fairmont Palliser Hotel is within a 10-minute drive to Calgary International airport.

Rooms

Rooms at Fairmont Palliser Hotel feature modern touches such as individual climate control, wireless internet, a living area, a sofa and a trouser press. Fairmont Palliser Hotel offers rooms with the city view. There are en suite bathrooms with complimentary toiletries, bathrobes and a shower along with a microwave, coffee/tea makers and a fridge for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Residents can have breakfast in the restaurant. At the 24-hour restaurant guests can enjoy Canadian cuisine. The adjoining bar serves a selection of tea and coffee. Guests can dine at Charcut Roast House and Rimrock Restaurant, about 50 meters away from the property.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Services

The hotel offers 24-hour front desk, laundry and housekeeping together with a free car park, a storage room and a souvenir shop for guests' comfort.

Relax

On-site spa facilities include a spa lounge, a treatment room and a Jacuzzi. Turkish steam bath and reflex massage are also available. Fitness classes and a gym are provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms at CAD 14.65 per day.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at CAD 35 per day.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   11.  Number of rooms:   405.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Paid wired internet connection
  • Paid parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Group check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Souvenir shop
  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty salon
  • Eco friendly
  • Executive/club floor
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Exhibition space
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's play area

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Paid Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator on request
  • Microwave on request

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • iPad
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

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Hotel Address:

133 9Th Avenue Sw, Calgary, Canada, T2P 2M3

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City Center
  • Calgary
    2000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • 1st street C Train
    1000 ft
  • Centre Street C Train
    1400 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Charcut Roast House (cuisine: Contemporary)
    500 ft
  • Sky 360
    400 ft
Parks
  • Central Memorial Park
    1800 ft
  • Devonian Gardens
    2300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    11
  • Number of rooms:
    405

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                          Size: 270 sq. feet
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                                    Size: 325 sq. feet
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                                            How to reach hotel

                                            hotel Fairmont Palliser Hotel - Calgary Calgary location
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                                            Hotel Address:

                                            133 9Th Avenue Sw, Calgary, Canada, T2P 2M3

                                            Get directions
                                            City Center
                                            • Calgary
                                              2000 ft
                                            Airports
                                            Train Stations
                                            • 1st street C Train
                                              1000 ft
                                            • Centre Street C Train
                                              1400 ft
                                            • Bus stop
                                              700 ft
                                            Restaurants
                                            • Charcut Roast House (cuisine: Contemporary)
                                              500 ft
                                            • Sky 360
                                              400 ft
                                            Parks
                                            • Central Memorial Park
                                              1800 ft
                                            • Devonian Gardens
                                              2300 ft
                                            Hotel information
                                            • Check-in:
                                              from  3 pm
                                            • Check-out:
                                              until  12 pm
                                            • Year renovated:
                                              2008
                                            • Number of floors:
                                              11
                                            • Number of rooms:
                                              405

                                            Hotel Awards

                                            CanadianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedCalgaryFairmont Palliser

                                            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                                            Best Design Hotels in Canada

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                                            What's nearby

                                            Popular areas

                                            Places of interest

                                            Amusement

                                            • Bonkers Indoor Playgrounds Inc - 1700 ft
                                            • Peppermill Bar and Lounge Inc - 2300 ft

                                            Monuments and Landmarks

                                            Museums

                                            • Glenbow Museum - 700 ft
                                            • Chinook Keyboard Ctr - 700 ft

                                            Parks

                                            • Calgary Inglewood Bird Snctry - 2000 ft

                                            Halls

                                            • Candlelight Catering - 1400 ft
                                            • Metropolitan Centre - 2000 ft

                                            Universities, Institutes

                                            • Career College - 700 ft
                                            • Bow Valley College - 1700 ft
                                            • Canadian Securities Institute - 2000 ft

                                            Galleries

                                            College Campuses

                                            Local attractions

                                            • Reader Rock Garden - 5300 ft
                                              325 25 Ave. S.E., Calgary
                                            • Kensington - 1.1 mi
                                              10th Street NW and Kensington Road, Calgary
                                            • Riley Park - 1.5 mi
                                              800 12 St NW, Calgary
                                            • Grace Presbyterian Church - 1.1 mi
                                              1009 15 Ave Southwest, Calgary
                                            • The Calgary Zoo - 1.5 mi
                                              1300 Zoo Rd NE, Calgary

                                            Near the hotel

                                            • Calgary Tower - 400 ft
                                              101 - 9th Avenue SW, Calgary
                                            • Trees Sculptures - 500 ft
                                              Bankers Hall, Calgary
                                            • National Music Centre - 1200 ft
                                              134 11 Avenue SE, Calgary
                                            • City Hall - 1700 ft
                                              716 Macleod Trail SE, Calgary
                                            • Stephen Avenue Walk - 500 ft
                                              8 Ave SW, Calgary
                                            • Glenbow Museum - 900 ft
                                              130 Ninth Ave. SE, Calgary
                                            • Grain Academy Museum - 1600 ft
                                              505 2 ST SW, Calgary

                                            Restaurants nearby

                                            • Charcut Roast House - 500 ft

                                              Address: 899 Centre Street SW
                                              Phone: 403 984-2180

                                              63% likes this, based on 292 reviews
                                              Cuisine: Contemporary
                                              Price Range: USD 31 - USD 31

                                            • Rimrock Restaurant - 200 ft

                                              Address: 133 9 Ave SW
                                              Phone: (403) 262-1234

                                              64% likes this, based on 64 reviews
                                              Cuisine: Continental

                                            • Rush - 400 ft

                                              Address: 100- 207 9th Ave SW
                                              Phone: 4032717874

                                              85% likes this, based on 130 reviews
                                              Price Range: USD 60 - USD 80

                                            • Sky 360 - 400 ft

                                              Address: 101 9th Ave. S.W. (@ Calgary Tower)
                                              Phone: (403) 266-7171

                                              52% likes this, based on 270 reviews
                                              Price Range: USD 31 - USD 50

                                            • Murrieta's - 400 ft

                                              Address: #202, 808 1 Street Southwest
                                              Phone: (403)269-7707

                                              65% likes this, based on 158 reviews
                                              Cuisine: Canadian

                                            Hotel information
                                            • Check-in:
                                              from  3 pm
                                            • Check-out:
                                              until  12 pm
                                            • Year renovated:
                                              2008
                                            • Number of floors:
                                              11
                                            • Number of rooms:
                                              405

                                            Hotel Awards

                                            CanadianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedCalgaryFairmont Palliser

                                            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                                            Best Design Hotels in Canada

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                                            Fairmont Palliser Reviews

                                            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Fairmont Palliser

                                            Average guest rating

                                            8.0out of 10
                                            Fabulous
                                            Based on 68 reviews

                                            Rating by category:

                                            Rooms
                                            9.3
                                            Service
                                            9.0
                                            Value
                                            8.7
                                            Dining
                                            8.0

                                            Guest reviews

                                            • Older travelers
                                              8.2

                                              Convenience and local to train station and city center.

                                              No armchairs in our luxury room ! There was a desk with an office chair but as we were on holiday it would have been nice to have an armchair to sit and rest. However we did like the lounge in the foyer.

                                            • Older travelers
                                              10.0

                                              This was truly a luxury visit. The old railroad hotel was very well preserved with a wonderful room and service. It was a treat for us.

                                              It would have been nice to have parking managed by the hotel but overall it was convenient and they had very good weekend rates.

                                            • Family with children
                                              10.0

                                              Excellent value for the price. The bed was super comfortable and the it reminded me of a boutique hotel with plush bed linens and robes. Location was perfect, right in the middle of restaurants and shops. I loved it and would stay here the next time I visit the area.

                                            • Group of friends
                                              6.2

                                              I enjoyed the hot tub and pool as well as the overall architecture of the hotel

                                              I was not happy with the small room and needed upgrade in the bathroom for the amount I spent. The deal I found online did not give me the impression for the cost (saving of 50% paying $200+ still) for the room I stayed in. If your going to show a picture of the room being booked then it should be of that room, the picture I saw showed a lounge area in the room - we did not have that in ours, so perhaps a bit more detail in the description to say - room with 2 doubles does not offer a sitting area.

                                            • Family with children
                                              10.0

                                              Relax with family, They treat children amazingly

                                              As above. The treatment of our children

                                            • Older travelers
                                              10.0

                                              The position of the hotel was great close to everything, the staff were without exception polite, friendly and very helpful we had a fantastic stay.

                                            • Older travelers
                                              6.6

                                              The more casual cafe was very nice for dining.Staff in general were very friendly

                                            • Single
                                              10.0

                                              Very convenient for the city and the Rocky Mountaineer.

                                            • Older travelers
                                              7.4

                                              Bathroom was not up to the standards of clean that I would have expected. Nightstand light was damaged and when I turned on the light clouds of dust desended on the beverage I had on the nightstand.

                                            • Older travelers
                                              9.2

                                              I enjoyed the excellent service as usual. I Never had a bad experience with your staff. The bar is good place to unwind.

                                            • Older travelers
                                              10.0

                                              Down town convenience

                                              Stayed on the third floor .room was great .But the trains running past the windows meant we could,nt open the windows and was very noisey

                                            • Older travelers
                                              10.0

                                              i liked how close it was to the shopping and to the saddledome, as we went to Elton \\\\\\\John

                                            • Group of friends
                                              10.0

                                              The room was spacious and comfortable and more importantly, very quiet. The staff were friendly and helpful. I enjoyed my stay at this hotel.

                                              The hotel should include complementry parking for hotel guests.

                                            • Older travelers
                                              10.0

                                              very warm welcome, excellent service, recognition of Presidents club status and on other occasions a warm welcome to our two Labrador Dogs. Very good meals.

                                            • Single
                                              9.6

                                              I was not satisfied with my room because of the location and your staff found me another room and with perfect. Service was excellent, it just remind me why I choose Fairmount Hotels.

                                            How to reach hotel

                                            hotel Fairmont Palliser Hotel - Calgary Calgary location
                                            Show big map »

                                            Hotel Address:

                                            133 9Th Avenue Sw, Calgary, Canada, T2P 2M3

                                            Get directions
                                            City Center
                                            • Calgary
                                              2000 ft
                                            Airports
                                            Train Stations
                                            • 1st street C Train
                                              1000 ft
                                            • Centre Street C Train
                                              1400 ft
                                            • Bus stop
                                              700 ft
                                            Restaurants
                                            • Charcut Roast House (cuisine: Contemporary)
                                              500 ft
                                            • Sky 360
                                              400 ft
                                            Parks
                                            • Central Memorial Park
                                              1800 ft
                                            • Devonian Gardens
                                              2300 ft
                                            Hotel information
                                            • Check-in:
                                              from  3 pm
                                            • Check-out:
                                              until  12 pm
                                            • Year renovated:
                                              2008
                                            • Number of floors:
                                              11
                                            • Number of rooms:
                                              405

                                            Hotel Awards

                                            CanadianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedCalgaryFairmont Palliser

                                            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                                            Best Design Hotels in Canada

                                            Use Badge