Attractions near Econo Lodge South Calgary Hotel

Calgary is full of amazing attractions and fun things to do, all year round! From the immensely popular summertime Calgary Stampede to the nearby natural wonderland of Banff National Park, there is so much to see and do in this energetic Albertan city, located on the eastern edge of the majestic Rocky Mountains.

CIf you are using public transit, Econo Lodge South Calgary hotel is within walking distance to the Heritage LRT station. Walk south on Macleod Trail and take a right turn on Heritage Drive – Bus 81 stop is in front of the hotel on Macleod trail. The bus will take you to the Heritage station. Please note, the bus hours are limited.

If you are using public transit, Econo Lodge South Calgary hotel is within walking distance to the Heritage LRT station. Walk south on Macleod Trail and take a right turn on Heritage Drive – Bus 81 stop is in front of the hotel on Macleod trail. The bus will take you to the Heritage station. Please note, the bus hours are limited.

Dining near the Hotel within walking distance (2KM)

  • 7 Seas Seafood & Grill Restaurant
  • The Cheesecake Café
  • Thai Nongkhai
  • Cactus Club
  • Mr. Sub
  • The Keg
  • Smugglers Inn
  • Kinjo Sushi
  • Tony Roma's
  • Tony Roma's
  • Open Sesame
  • Wendy's
  • Limericks Pub
  • Tom's House of Pizza
  • Tommy Burger & Bar
  • Schanks Sports Bar
  • Subway
  • Il Cento Italian Restaurant
  • Denny's
  • Moxies
  • Joey Tomatoes
  • Tim Hortons
  • East Side Marios
  • Chinook Foodcourt
  • Leo Fu's Szechwan Restaurant
  • Bolero Brazilia BBQ
  • Desperado's
  • Red Lobster
  • Kefi Greek Restaurant
  • Viet Hai - Vietnamese Cuisine
  • KFC
  • Empress Buffet - Chinese Cuisine
  • Mr. Mikes Steakhouse
  • A&W
  • Pasquales
  • Wendy's

Fun Things to Do in Calgary

Check out our suggestions for activities around Calgary, and ask our friendly front desk staff for their top picks on restaurants, shopping and more!

With interesting and interactive displays and exhibits, the Calgary Zoo offers unique learning opportunities disguised as fun! Learn about Canadian Wilds, check out the Conservatory and Gardens, discover Designation Africa, Eurasia, the Penguin Plunge and the Prehistoric Park, as well as temporary exhibits and every animal you can imagine!

Calgary Stampede

This highly-anticipated summertime event brings the world’s best rodeo athletes to centre stage, alongside an epic midway, awesome fair food and top entertainment acts. Stay close to the action with Econo Lodge South Calgary, one of the most affordable hotels near the Calgary Stampede!

Shopping at Chinook Centre

Indulge in some retail therapy at Calgary’s premier shopping complex, featuring more then 250 of your favourite retailers and services. Chinook Centre is a 20-minute walk from our hotel, or less than five minutes by car.

Telus SPARK: World Of Science

Full of interactive displays and exhibits, this incredible science centre will inspire, captivate and entertain visitors of all ages. With a range of permanent and temporary exhibits, a day at the science centre will get your neurons firing!

Heritage Park

Canada’s largest living museum, Heritage Park gives a glimpse into early pioneering life in Alberta. You can even check out the Heritage Town Square portion of the attraction, located in front of the park, for free! The historical village section is closed during winter months, and opens for the season every May.

Day Trippin’: Banff National Park

Easily one of Canada’s most pristine national treasures and the country’s first designated national parkland, Banff National Park is an easy day-trip by car from Calgary and boasts gorgeous lakes, meadows, forests, rivers and glaciers.

Calaway Park

Known as Western Canada’s largest outdoor family amusement park, Calaway Park promises a day of thrills with no less than 32 rides, delicious fair food, a fun midway and more.

Calgary Tower

Take in 360-degree views of the city and the surrounding landscape from the tippy-top of Calgary Tower, soaring 525 feet high. Not for the faint of heart, this attractions features a glass-floor observation deck!

Local Calgary Events

Be sure to book your stay at Econo Lodge South Calgary for your stay during any of these Calgary events and receive 10% off your nightly rate:

Points of Interest Near Our Hotel

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