Calgary’s Coolest Attractions at Your Doorstep

Area Attractions

So much to do and see in Calgary

The Carriage House Inn is located in Calgary, the largest city in the Canadian province of Alberta and gateway to the Canadian Rockies.

Calgary is a well-known winter sports destination and also a cosmopolitan city that is home to many sports teams, museums, excellent restaurants and shopping as well as a vibrant Calgary nightlife.

Culture lovers visiting Calgary, Alberta, Canada will also find an active performing arts scene including world-renowned opera, theatre, symphony, and ballet companies.

Calgary is also home to the world-famous Calgary Stampede rodeo and Spruce Meadows show jumping tournaments, as well as the Calgary International Film Festival, Calgary Comedy Festival, and a host of other music and cultural festivals throughout the year.

Calgary is also the hub of the Canadian oil and gas industry, and is home to the head offices of many diverse companies. The city is also a leader in education, with The University of Calgary, Mount Royal University, the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology, Bow Valley College and many others calling Calgary home.

The Carriage House Inn is ideally situated in South Calgary, and offers a wide variety of shopping, restaurants and attractions nearby, including Southcentre and Chinook Centre shopping centres, the Calgary Zoo, Heritage Park and Spruce Meadows.

Other area attractions include:

Banff & Lake Louise

Official visitor information site for the communities of Banff & Lake Louise in Banff National Park, Canada's first national park and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Bow River Hookers Fly Fishing Adventures

A fan of fly fishing? Look no further! Bow River Hookers Fly Fishing Adventures is a quality fly fishing guide service offering float trips on the world famous.

Calgary Stampede

The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth. There is so much excitement that surrounds the Calgary Stampede. The city comes alive with activity. Stampede Park hosts various events and activities through out the year as

Calgary Zoo

From the splendor of the Rocky Mountains to the heart of Destination Africa, The Calgary Zoo takes you to over 1,000 animals from around the world.

(Located 10km - 15 minutes - away)

Chinook Centre

Chinook Centre is Calgary's premiere shopping & entertainment destination featuring over 200 retail stores, along with the largest food court and movie theatres in Calgary.

(Located 4km - 5 minutes - away)

Deerfoot Meadows

Described as the next generation retail development, Deerfoot Meadows is one of Canada's largest, open-air, urban shopping districts. Over 360acres of big box retailers such as IKEA, Costco, Future Shop, Best Buy and more!


There is always something new at TELUS SPARK!  ( ) Calgary’s newest Science Centre,.  TELUS Spark is a place for people of all ages and abilities to let go and embrace the desire to explore and discover science, technology and art in a way that their normal day-to-day life doesn’t allow for. 

(Located 12km - 16 minutes - away)

Fort Calgary

Connecting Yesterday with Tomorrow – Fort Calgary brings history to life! Dynamic interpretation and exciting exhibits tell the stories of the Mounted Police site, the settlement and the people of Calgary.

(Located 9km - 15 minutes - away)

Heritage Park

Discover the old west, right in the heart of Calgary! Heritage Park is Canada's largest living historical village.  Attractions include Gasoline Alley, a steamtrain, SS Moyer boat rides, antique midway and special events both  indoor and out throughout the year.  

(Located 3km - 5 minutes - away)

Canada Olympic Park

Canada Olympic Park is perhaps the most visible legacy of the 1988 Games to visitors and Calgarians alike - truly a one-of-a-kind attraction. C.O.P. is unique from most Olympic venues in that it continues to function as a multi-purpose competition, training and recreation area designed for year-round use by both athletes and the general public.

(Located 20km - 25 minutes - away)

The Ranchman's

The Ranchman's is Canada's Greatest Honky Tonk! - Calgary's favorite Stampede hotspot presents some of the biggest names in Country Music and is the Official Hospitality location of the Canadian Professional Rodeo Association! Join them for their World Famous Calgary Stampede Party and year-round for the best Dining, Dancing and Glancing!

(Located right across the street)

Southcentre Mall

Southcentre Mall has created a unique shopping experience designed to make your shopping more comfortable, more convenient and less stressful. With over 180 shops, services and restaurants, Southcentre caters to any customer.

(Located 4km - 6 minutes - away)

Spruce Meadows

This picturesque complex has captivated the worldwide audience of the sport of show jumping. There is no other place like it. Spruce Meadows blends the discipline of sport with the communication of international commerce and the goodwill of visitors... bringing Canada together with the world.

(Located 12km - 15 minutes - away)

Check out, the official website of Tourism Calgary, for the latest on what to see and do in Calgary.

The Carriage House Inn is a comfortable and convenient home base whether you are travelling for business, leisure or visiting with the entire family.  With our central location, great service and the variety of services and amenities our full-service hotel has to offer, the Carriage House Inn has it all!

Up to 20% discount for stays of 5 nights or more!


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