Where to stay around Calgary?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 424 holiday lettings near Calgary. From 221 Houses to 49 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Calgary is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Calgary?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Calgary:

  • Banff Trail: 15 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 119 holiday homes
  • Northeast Calgary: 162 holiday homes
  • Inglewood: 28 holiday homes
  • East Village: 61 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Calgary?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Calgary. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Stampede Park: 416 holiday lettings
  • Calgary Zoo: 412 holiday lettings
  • Spruce Meadows: 411 holiday lettings
  • Mewata Armoury: 420 holiday lettings
  • Calgary Telus Convention Centre: 419 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Calgary listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Calgary?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 221 Houses in Calgary. Our other popular types of Calgary holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 49 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 11 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I rent downtown rentals in Calgary?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 89 downtown rentals in Calgary. You have also many other possibilities in Calgary area, including:

  • Mountain rentals: 36 holiday rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 9 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Calgary?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 57 holiday homes with pool available in Calgary. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    A holiday rental home in Calgary is a perfect choice for your next holiday to Canada.

    Interesting attractions and activities are just two of the reasons to choose Calgary for your next holiday.   A holiday rental home in Calgary will put you close to everything and provide a comfortable place to return at the end of a day of shopping, outdoor adventure or tours of nearby museums.

    Things to Do on Holiday to Calgary, Canada

    Golfing and hiking are amongst the popular activities in Calgary.   The Edworthy Park & Douglas Fir Trail is a lovely spot for hiking and those who visit there are treated to some amazing views. There are many spas nearby where visitors can treat themselves to a day of pampering. Shoppers will have a wonderful time perusing the more than 16700 square metres of retail shops at the Chinook Centre, which is one of the largest shopping malls in Canada.

    Places to Visit on Holiday to Calgary, Canada

    There are a large number of interesting attractions in Calgary, and there is something that will interest every member of your family. The children will enjoy a stop to the Calgary Zoo. The zoo features more than 1000 animals, a large botanical garden and a prehistoric park where visitors can learn about dinosaurs. The TELUS World of Science Museum and the Creative Kid’s Museum is a place where visitors of all ages can learn about science in a fun, hands-on environment. One of the most popular exhibits is Body World where visitors can take a tour through the human body. Heritage Park allows visitors to step back in time as they take a ride on the steam railway or paddleboat and chat with costumed interpreters who discuss what life was like in the area hundreds of years ago. Calgary Tower was originally constructed for the Olympic games, which were held in Calgary in 1988. During the games, a flame burned at the top of the tower. Today, visitors can go to the top and be rewarded with amazing views of the city.

    Weather in Calgary, Canada

    The summers are mild and the winters are very cold in Calgary. The mean temperature during the winter months is between -8° and -7° C. It gets a bit warmer during the spring when the mean temperature is between 5° and 9° C. The summer brings mean temperatures of between 13° and 16° C. There is some precipitation each month, including a good amount of snow during the winter. Calgary has about 126 cm of snowfall annually.  

    Travel to Calgary, Canada

    There is an international airport right in Calgary that makes travel to the area quite easy. The airport code for this airport, Calgary International Airport, is YYC. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.

    Sightseeing in and around Calgary

    Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Calgary a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Canada Olympic Park (6.9 mi / 11 km)
    • Stampede Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
    • Calgary Zoo (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
    • Calgary Elks Lodge and Golf Club (2 mi / 3.3 km)
    • Shaganappi Point Golf Course (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
    • Richmond Green Golf Course (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Calgary

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Calgary is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Canada Olympic Park (6.9 mi / 11 km)
    • Devonian Gardens (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
    • McDougall Centre (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
    • Central Memorial Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
    • Prince's Island Park (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
    • Riley Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)