Ski and Shop at this Hotel near the Calgary Airport
A hotel with excellent amenities is good, but a hotel with excellent amenities and a great location can make your business trip or vacation an experience to remember. You can plan a day of zip lining, mountain biking and skiing at the Canada Olympic Park or see exotic animals at the Calgary Zoo. Excellent shopping is available at the Sunridge Mall and the CrossIron Mills Mall. History buffs will love the Heritage Park Historical Village, where actors bring the 1800s and early 1900s to life, and the Alberta Space Museum, which documents the Canadian history of flight. Calgary Ghost Tours are always a thrilling, engaging way to spend an evening. Banff National Park, which offers skiing, ice-walking and hiking amidst the pristine, majestic beauty of the imposing Canadian Rockies, is just a 90-minute drive from the hotel. In July, the famous Calgary Stampede brings rodeos and festivals to Calgary, so book your rooms early to attend this year. The hotel is near the Calgary Airport as well, though once you experience all that Calgary has to offer, you might cancel your return flight.
The hotel is near these attractions:
- Alberta Space Museum of Calgary (Less than 1 km)
With aircraft collections including rare WWII planes and helicopters, intricate scale models and the Lancaster Project, this museum is a treasure trove of Canadian aviation history.
Phone: +1 (403) 250-3752
- Sunridge Mall (2.2 km)
Visit the largest shopping center in Northeast Calgary and browse through over 160 specialty shops.
Phone: +1 (403) 280-2525
- Center Street Church (5.2km)
The Center Street Church holds an array of events every day and extends its charity work to the international community.
Phone: +1 (403) 293-3900
- Max Bell Centre (5.5km)
Max Bell Centre is a nearby venue for large hockey games and other sporting events, as well as trade shows, meetings and conventions. The Max Bell Centre is conveniently located off Deerfoot Trail in central south east Calgary.
Phone +1 (403) 204-9013
- Don Hartman North East Sportsplex (6.8 km)
There's something here for everyone, including two ice rinks, a full-sized gymnasium and a large dining lounge and sports bar. This center hosts tournaments and camps throughout the year.
Phone: +1 (403) 590-2444
- The Genesis Centre (7.1 km)
The Genesis Centre offers facility rentals for sports events and conferences and runs programs, camps and classes from its premises.
Phone: +1 (403) 590-2833
- Calgary Zoo (7.4 km)
Have you ever seen the grace of a hippo underwater? Now you can. Take your whole family to go back in time at the prehistoric park, visit the savannah at the African Exhibit and go Arctic in the Penguin Plunge.
Phone: +1 (800) 588-9993
- TELUS Spark Science Centre (8 km)
At TELUS Spark, science is presented in interesting, relevant displays that shed light on what it means to be human, allow you to bottle the color of the sky and teach you how to generate electricity.
Phone: +1 (403) 817-6800
- Calgary Tower (10.8 km)
The Calgary Tower is the highest 360° observation desk in Calgary. If you can look down, you'll have a view of Calgary unlike any other.
Phone: +1 (403) 266-7171
- Canada Olympic Park (18 km)
Canada Olympic Park was the home of the 15th Olympic Winter Games and now features an Olympic Hall of Fame, a museum, a summer chairlift, a bobsleigh and zip line rides. Mountain biking, skiing, snowboarding, miniature golf and a weekly Sunday brunch are also popular.
Phone: +1 (403) 247-5452
- CrossIron Mills Mall (20 km)
Calgary's newest outlet mall, CrossIron Mills features a variety of stores organized in the Fashion, Ranch, Resources, Fossils, Sports & Entertainment "neighborhoods".
Phone: +1 (403) 984-6800
- Heritage Park Historical Village (21 km)
While the majority of the Heritage Park Historical Village is a 1910 Old West town, a section is devoted to life before the railroad came to town. Throughout the park, character interpreters are strategically placed to help you discover what life was like in the 1800's.
Phone: +1 (403) 268-8500
- Calgary Ghost Tours (Various locations)
Calgary Ghost Tours are spine-tingling tours that tell of Calgary's most famous spirits and hauntings. Children are welcome.
Phone: +1 (403) 472-1989
- Banff National Park (132 km)
At one of Canada's most scenic natural parks, you can admire the clear waters of Lake Minnewanka surrounded by gray stone peaks, stand in the spray in Johnston Canyon from daring catwalks and stand in awe of the sweeping vastness of Crowfoot Glacier. Participate in sleigh rides, heli-skiing, hiking, ice walks, snow shoeing and tours over this pristine wilderness.
Driving Directions (PDF) to the Country Inn & Suites hotel's Calgary Airport location.