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Destination guide

Why people love visiting vibrant Downtown Calgary

Take a holiday to Downtown Calgary and enjoy the area's theatre scene, art galleries and entertainment. Revered for its shopping, restaurants and riverfront, this city is both cosmopolitan and walkable. Calgary Tower and Scotiabank Saddledome are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Downtown Calgary

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Downtown Calgary has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, 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)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Downtown Calgary

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Downtown Calgary. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, 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)
How to get there

How to get to and around Downtown Calgary

The nearest airport is in Calgary, AB (YYC-Calgary Intl.), located 6.3 mi (10.1 km) from the city centre.

You can get around Downtown Calgary by catching a ride on the metro at 3rd Street SW Station, 4th Street SW Station or 6th Street SW Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Downtown?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 135 holiday lettings around Downtown. From 106 flats & apartments to 18 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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

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 Downtown:

  • Panorama Hills: 15 holiday homes
  • Hawkwood: 15 holiday homes
  • East Village: 113 holiday homes
  • Sunnyside: 88 holiday homes
  • Downtown West End: 66 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 Downtown?

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

  • Devonian Gardens: 595 holiday lettings
  • Theatre Calgary: 593 holiday lettings
  • Calgary Tower: 593 holiday lettings
  • Little Mermaid Statue: 593 holiday lettings
  • Central Memorial Park: 599 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Downtown listed on HomeAway.co.uk 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 Flats in Downtown?

Yes, of course. HomeAway.co.uk offers 106 Flats in Downtown. Our other popular types of Downtown holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 18 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 44 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Downtown?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 7 holiday homes with pool available in Downtown. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.