Where's Alma

Driving instructions

From Calgary International Airport:

  • Travel south on Airport Rd NE
  • Turn right onto Airport Rd NE W (turns left and becomes Barlow Trail NE N)
  • Turn left onto Airport Trail NE W (signs for Alberta 2/City Centre)
  • Take the ramp onto AB-2 S
  • Take exit 258 for AB-1 W/Trans Canada Highway
  • Merge onto 16 Ave NE/Trans-Canada Hwy/AB-1 W
  • Take the exit toward McMahon Stadium/The University of Calgary
  • Merge onto University Dr NW N
  • Turn left onto 24 Ave NW
  • Turn right onto University Gate NW
  • Hotel Alma will be on the left

From Highway 2 Northbound (from Lethbridge):

  • Proceed north on Deerfoot Trail (Highway 2 becomes Deerfoot Trail inside Calgary)
  • Exit to the right at JCT 16 Ave N WEST/EAST (Exit 258)
  • Turn left at West 16 Ave N (Banff)
  • Travel west on 16th Avenue until you reach University Drive
  • Take North University Dr. exit to the right
  • Travel north on University Drive
  • When you reach the intersection for University Drive at 24 Ave NW, turn left and take the very next right at The University of Calgary University Gate. This road will lead you to Hotel Alma.

From Highway 2 Southbound (from Red Deer):

  • Proceed south on Deerfoot Trail (Highway 2 becomes Deerfoot Trail inside Calgary)
  • Turn right at McKnight Blvd AIRPORT (Exit 261)
  • Turn right at McKnight Blvd West
  • Travel west on McKnight Boulevard to John Laurie Boulevard
  • Turn left at John Laurie Blvd heading west
  • Travel west on John Laurie Blvd to 14th Street
  • Take 14 St. W exit, and then turn left at 14 Street W heading south
  • Travel south on 14th St. until you reach 24th Avenue
  • Turn right at 24 Ave NW
  • Travel west on 24th Avenue until you reach University Gate NW
  • Turn right at The University of Calgary University Gate. This road will lead you to Hotel Alma.

From Trans-Canada Highway Westbound (Highway 1 from Medicine Hat):

  • Travel west on 16th Avenue North (Highway 1 becomes 16th Avenue inside Calgary)
  • You will drive through a large portion of Calgary to get to the west side of the city
  • Travel west on 16th Avenue until you reach University Drive
  • Take North University Dr. exit to the right
  • Travel north on University Drive
  • When you reach the intersection for University Drive at 24 Ave NW, turn left and take the very next right at The University of Calgary University Gate. This road will lead you to Hotel Alma.

From Trans-Canada Highway Eastbound (Highway 1 from Banff):

  • Travel east on 16th Avenue North (Highway 1 becomes 16th Avenue inside Calgary)
  • Turn right at University Dr North exit (there is a second sign right at the exit saying McMahon Stadium/The University of Calgary)
  • Travel north on University Drive
  • When you reach the intersection for University Drive at 24 Ave NW, turn left and take the very next right at The University of Calgary University Gate. This road will lead you to Hotel Alma.

Parking

  • Guest and public parking is available at the Arts Parkade adjacent to Hotel Alma
  • Parking charges apply

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