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BEST WESTERN PLUS Port O'Call Hotel
1935 McKnight Boulevard NE, Calgary, AB T2E 6V4
Phone: 403/291-4600 Fax: 403/250-8814 201 Rooms
Check In Time: 3:00 PM Check Out: 11:00 AM
The moment you fly into Calgary International Airport, you'll see how convenient the location is of our Calgary hotel.
Our central location is within minutes to the Calgary International Airport and the vibrant energy of downtown Calgary. Our full service hotel is ideally located with ease of accessibility to all major driving routes. We are in the heart of it all with the Calgary NE Business district and large corporate offices at our doorstep.
We welcome any visitors in town whether travelling for business or the ultimate vacation, our hotel has it all. Our banquet facilities are perfect for catering to both corporate meetings and splendid intimate weddings affairs.
Our onsite indoor Waves Water Park makes us a favorite attraction, urban oasis fun for the entire family. It's easy to spend a day exploring the points of interest this city and its’ surrounding areas have to offer. The Calgary Stampede and Calaway Park are a great place to get your adrenaline started but for those who are looking for something more, we use the Majestic Rocky Mountains as our backdrop, making for an adventurous or relaxing daytrip.
This full service award winning hotel features friendly staff eager to ensure your experience is a positive one. Whether you're here for the oil and gas show or to stroll around and discover new restaurants, it's all easy when you have the preferred business address in our city.
This Calgary hotel is also famous for the mouthwatering, breakfast buffet dished up daily for a nominal fee, so bring your appetite to the most important meal of the day. Featuring sizzling bacon, fresh prepared waffles and eggs, there's no better way to start your day. Complement your meal with fresh in-house made pastries, fresh fruits, cereal, yogurt, house made granola and 100% Arabica brewed coffee. That's how a perfect day should begin!
Book your fresh, clean spacious oversized room at BEST WESTERN PLUS Port O'Call Hotel for the best location and value!
Hotel Amenities & Services
- 100% non-smoking including public areas
- Restaurant on-site
- Cocktail lounge
- Indoor pool
- Steam room
- Hot tub, whirlpool
- Massage services
- Exercise facility Open from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
- Interior corridor
- Express check out
- Barber/beauty shop
- Car rental desk, Enterprise Rental
- Free wireless Internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless Internet access; Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
- Business center
- Fax services
- Photocopy, nominal fee
- Meeting facilities 3 meeting rooms with natural light
- Banquet facilities accommodating up to 200 ppl
- Conference facilities
- Ballroom accommodating up to 250 ppl theater style
- Gambling, slot machines
- Coffee shop serving specialty coffee, tea, and light snacks
- Squash courts
- Gift shop or newsstand
- Free parking
- Dry cleaning
BEST WESTERN PLUS Port O'Call Hotel
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Conveniently located, the best western plus port o'call hotel in Calgary, Alberta is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:
Longitude: 51.091595 / Latitude: -114.011975
Driving Directions to Hotel
From: The north. From Deerfoot Trail take McKnight Boulevard. Exit east follow second set of lights, turn right and right again into parking lot of the BEST WESTERN PLUS Port O'Call Hotel.
From: The south. From Deerfoot trail take McKnight Boulevard. Exit east follow second set of lights, turn right and right again into parking lot of the BEST WESTERN PLUS Port O'Call Hotel.
From: The west. TransCanada/16th Avenue turn left onto Barlow Trail, turn left on to McKnight Boulevard. Next, make a left at 19th Street and first right in to parking lot of the BEST WESTERN PLUS Port O'Call Hotel.
From: The east. TransCanada/16th Avenue, turn right onto Barlow Trail, turn left on to McKnight Boulevard. Next, take a left at 19th Street and first right in to parking lot of the BEST WESTERN PLUS Port O'Call Hotel.
BEST WESTERN PLUS Port O'Call Hotel
We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.
Most Popular Area Attractions
The Calgary Exhibition & Stampede is an incredible, annual summer-time event, filled with western heritage and rodeo fun. Bring the entire family to "The Greatest Outdoor Show On Earth" and be ready for ten days of exciting events at Stampede Park in Calgary. From Rodeo events, to music concerts to the agriculture showcase, the Stampeded has it all.
The Calgary Stampede has hosted fabulous rodeo events since 1912. Be sure to start the experience off on the right foot, by cheering on the floats, bands and riders in the Calgary Stampede Parade. Then, find your favorite seat in the Grandstand to watch the rodeo excitement unfold. The Country Music, Midway rides, food and games round out the festivities at the Stampede. Stay close to the action in a comfortable Best Western guest room and enjoy your time in Calgary.
Calgary Stampede Park, located in Calgary, is the site of the annual Calgary Stampede, "The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth". If traveling in Southern Alberta, at the end of July, visit the Stampede Park, to partake in this exciting ten-day rodeo event. Western heritage continues each year with the Stampede's parade, variety of events, concerts and Midway fun.
Stampede Park also hosts many year-round events, including trade shows in the 265,000 square-foot BMO Centre, intimate weddings in the Rotary House and meetings in the Big Four Building. The Grandstand and the Big Top Show Ring also host amazing live performances. While in Calgary, stay in one of the several Best Western hotels to enjoy comfortable accommodations and excellent guest services.
The Calgary Tower stands at 191 meters tall, offering incredible views of downtown and surrounding Calgary. The tower opened in June 1968, and houses the world's tallest 360 degree observation deck. It was built to honor the Canada's centennial year (1967) and its construction was considered "an amazing feat of technical and physical workmanship". In 1989, the tower became a member of the World Federation of Great Towers.
While traveling in Southern Alberta, be sure to schedule time to visit this incredible tower. Take the elevator ride to the observation deck, in just over a minute, to the see the breath-taking birds-eye views of the city. Enjoy a delicious meal at Sky 360 and be amazed as it slowly revolves once every 45 minutes. Stay close to downtown Calgary in a comfortable Best Western guest room and enjoy excellent guest services.
The Calgary Zoo was established in 1929, once the Calgary Zoological Society was formed. The Zoo is located in the heart of Calgary, along the Bow River. The thirty-six mammals and seventy-eight birds at the start, were later joined by coyotes, bears, timber wolves, lynx and a polar bear. The Zoo made headlines in 1939, when "Buster" the sea lion got out of his habitat and swam in the Bow River. Throughout the years, the Zoo expanded with additional habitats, buildings, animals and an animal hospital.
This Association of Zoos and Aquariums Zoo, features a wonderful variety of exhibits. Enjoy strolling through the Zoo's Prehistoric Park, Destination Africa, South America, Eurasia, Canadian Wilds, Enmax Conservatory and Botanical Gardens. Kids love crawling through the tunnels at the Kinsmen ZooVenture Playground and riding the Wildlife Carousel at the Calgary Co-Op Kids Zone. Everyone enjoys the numerous daily programs scheduled throughout the day at the Zoo and the year-round special events are not to be missed. Stay close to the Zoo in a comfortable Best Western guest room and enjoy your time in Southern Alberta.
While visiting the vibrant city of Calgary, take time to unwind in one of North America's largest parks. Fish Creek Provincial Park, located south of downtown Calgary, is a haven for those seeking outdoor fun. Lace up your comfortable shoes for strolling along over 100km of hiking trails or bring your bicycle for cruising along the paved or single-track bike trails. Bring your fishing gear to fish for trout in the Bow River or use the boat ramp for a day of fun on Sikome Lake.
Park visitors enjoy a day of swimming in the lake and relaxing on the beach. Stop by the Bow Valley Ranch Visitor Centre to view the exhibits and learn more about the park. Take a break for a delicious meal at the Ranche Restaurant or satisfy your sweet tooth with a tasty dessert from Annie's Bakery & Cafe. Schedule plenty of time at this wonderful twelve-mile long park. While traveling in Southern Alberta, choose Best Western hotels for convenient and comfortable accommodations.
Fort Calgary was a pine and spruce log fort built in 1875, at the confluence of the Bow and Elbow Rivers. The original name of the fort was Fort Brisebois, after Commander Brisebois. It was built to force the whiskey traders out of the area, which is now Calgary. The fort was renamed in 1876 by James MacLeod, after a castle at Calgary Bay in Scotland.
The fort was demolished in 1914, when the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway used the land to build their rail terminal. A team of archaeologists from the University of Calgary unearthed some of the fort's original wood beams in 1969 and 1970. The 40-acre site has been a National Historic Site since 1974. Stay close to Calgary's many attractions, as a guest of Best Western hotels. Enjoy your time in Southern Alberta.
The Scotiabank Saddledome is a multi-purpose facility, located near downtown Calgary and twenty minutes from the Calgary International Airport. Since its opening in 1983, the Saddledome has hosted many events including the 1988 Olympic Winter Games. Currently, the facility is home to the Calgary Flames hockey team, the Calgary Hitmen junior hockey team and the National Lacrosse League team, the Calgary Roughnecks.
A variety of events, concerts, conventions and sports are hosted at the Saddledome. Superstar Reba McEntire sold out the Saddledome in her 1995 performance. Crowd-pleasing visitors include, the 2005 visit by Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip and the 2009 visit by His Holiness the Dalai Lama.
The facility's state-of-the-art technology, seating and flexibility make it a Southern Alberta mainstay. Stay close to the action in a comfortable Best Western guest room and enjoy excellent guest services.
Shaw Millennium Park is a skatepark on the western side of downtown Calgary. The park is located on the site of the former Mewata Stadium, where the Calgary Stampeders of the Canadian Football League used to play. With beginner, intermediate and expert areas covering 75,000 square feet, there's plenty of surfaces. Kids of all ages love to practice their skating skills on the rails, ledges, stairs, full halfpipe, flatbars and street course.
Schedule plenty of time for a fun day in Calgary, by visiting the adjacent Telus World of Science. Kids love learning about science through the museum's interactive exhibits and educational demonstrations. While in town, check into one of the area Best Western hotels for comfortable accommodations, before continuing on your Southern Alberta journey.
Show horse jumping competitions in the Southern Alberta city of Calgary, has been around since 1975. Spruce Meadows equestrian facility has delighted horse fans since opening in April 1975, south of downtown Calgary. By 1979, the attendance at this wonderful 360-acre facility grew to 50,000. In 1982, the number of tournaments increased to four to include the National, Canada One, North American and Masters tournaments.
Throughout the years, Spruce Meadows continued its improvements and additions. In 2001, the Canadian Event Industries Awards voted Spruce Meadows to be the "Best Sporting Venue". Whether attending one of the year-round tournaments, fishing in the pond, picnicking on the grounds of the park, touring the horse stables or strolling through the International Christmas Market held at the park, there is plenty to do. While in town, choose one of the local Best Western hotels to enjoy a wonderful night's rest.
Telus Spark is an incredible science center located in downtown Calgary, near the Calgary Zoo. This Southern Alberta gem inspires its visitors to have fun while learning about science, art and technology. The center features more than one hundred exhibits in its four Galleries, in addition to a variety of demonstrations and programs. Be sure to check out the Prototype Lab, where concepts are tested, discover what it means to be human in the Being Human exhibit and explore the Energy & Innovation exhibit to learn more about the power of energy transformation.
Kids love the Creative Kids Museum where they dive into hands-on activities, climb the giant climbing structure and get wet in the water play area. Be sure to schedule time for one of the science demonstrations and live theatre programs, featured in the Presentation Theatre. The high-definition theatre presentations in the HD Digital Dome Theatre are a must-see. Take a break from inside to enjoy the four-acre Outdoor Park and grab a bite to eat from the Cafe. There's plenty to learn and discover at this one-of-a-kind Calgary attraction. At the end of a fun-filled day, choose one of the several Best Western hotels, for a wonderful night's rest.
More Area Attractions & Services
- 0.10 kilometer(s) from Calgary Aerospace Museum, showcases the history of aviation and space technology of western Canada
- 7.50 kilometer(s) from Calgary Zoo, One of the worlds greatest zoo's
- 23.00 kilometer(s) from Calaway Park, Theme Park
- 2.00 kilometer(s) from Safeway Canada
- 3.00 kilometer(s) from Village Square Centre
- 4.00 kilometer(s) from Calgary Zoo, Botanical Garden, P.O. Box 3036, Stn B, 403-232-9300, world-renowned zoological institution. Over 1,200 animals some rare and endangered species, botanical garden and prehistoric park are featured. Canadian Wilds exhibit is now open.
- 5.00 kilometer(s) from Pengrowth Saddledome
- 5.00 kilometer(s) from Calgary Tower, 101 9 Avenue S.W., 403-266-7171, the tallest building in Calgary. This unique structure offers a panoramic view of Calgary and the Canadian Rockies. Plan to stay for lunch or dinner in the revolving restaurant.
- 13.00 kilometer(s) from Glenbow Museum
- 3.00 kilometer(s) from Sunridge Mall, one stop shop with 160 retail stores and one of the best food courts
- 3.50 kilometer(s) from Deerfoot Mall
- 6.00 kilometer(s) from Cross Iron Mills, Calgary's newest shopping experience featuring top retailers to include Bass Pro Shops, Gap and Tommy Hilfigur
Distances to Popular Points of Interest
- 10 kilometer(s) from Airdrie
- 25 kilometer(s) from Strathmore
- 51 kilometer(s) from Canmore
- 51 kilometer(s) from Kananaskis
- 51 kilometer(s) from Drumheller
- 81 kilometer(s) from Banff
- 82 kilometer(s) from Red Deer
- 120 kilometer(s) from Lake Louise
- 160 kilometer(s) from Lethbridge
Local Area Recreation Opportunities
- Indoor pool
- Steam room
- Choose from a wide selection of restaurants near this Calgary, Alberta hotel.
- Jetz Lounge, on premises, full service, Steak House, open for: lunch, dinner. Enjoy the quiet surroundings of the Jetz Lounge - the perfect place for an informal business get together, a light meal or a relaxing drink after a long day. Try our special menu selections prepared just for you, from appetizers to pizzas, steaks and delicious desserts.
- skyharbour grill, on premises, full service, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner. A spectacular mountain view, delicious food, and our friendly, attentive staff all combine to make skyharbour grill the ideal place to enjoy your meals. Our excellent daily breakfast, lunch and dinner menus feature a wide variety of selection and a la carte menus featuring Alberta beef, make for a dining experience you won't want to miss! Children's menus are also available. Monday to Friday 6:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Saturday 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. and Sunday and holidays 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
- Coffee Garden, on premises, snack bar, American, open for: breakfast, lunch. Relax and enjoy specialty coffees and other beverages. Delicious pastries, pizza, sandwiches, burgers and steaks.
- Jetz Bar, on premises, bar/lounge, American, open for: lunch, dinner. For the more adventurous and sporty among you, Jetz Bar is the place to be. And, if Lady Luck is with you, you will especially enjoy our video lottery machines.
BEST WESTERN PLUS Port O'Call Hotel
Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest and local area events happening in or near Calgary. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.
Local Events Worth Considering:
2013 Calgary International Children's Festival
Held at Epcor Centre for the Performing Arts and Olympic Plaza in Calgary.
2013 Banff National Park Bike Fest
Held at Banff National Park in Banff.
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