EconoUs2017 Accommodations

The main conference venue is Hotel Arts, a locally owned hotel and proud member of EconoUs2017 host partner REAP, featuring environmental amenities, local food and original artwork.

Hotel Arts

Hotel Arts Costs and Group Code


Download the Brochure here

Please ask for the “EconoUs2017” RATE
Reserve by August 14 to keep these rates

Call 403-266-4611 or toll free 1-800-661-9378 or visit the website to book your room

The Hotel Arts team is dedicated to making your stay a memorable one. Here are a few highlights:

Whether your stay is for business or pleasure (or both), our Hotel Arts team is dedicated to making your stay a memorable one.

  • 185 rooms and suites
  • Award-winning restaurants on site, Raw Bar and Yellow Door Bistro
  • Heated underground onsite parking with self and valet parking services. For a list of prices, click here.
  • Complimentary high speed wireless Internet access in all guestrooms as well as our lobby, restaurants and poolside patio
  • 11,500 square feet of flexible event space
  • Dedicated, full service Events Team
  • Complimentary onsite Fitness Centre
  • Seasonal outdoor pool and patio serving lunch and dinner
  • Private poolside events
  • In-room spa treatments available from RnR Wellness Spa
  • Brooklyn Cruiser Bikes available complimentary for guest use to explore Calgary

Additional Hotel Accommodations

Ramada Plaza Calgary Downtown

The Ramada Plaza Calgary is located in the downtown core, 15 minute walking distance from Hotel Arts. View Hotel here

Tel. 1.800.661.8684

Days Inn Calgary South

The Days Inn – Calgary South is located on MacLeod Trail, a 30 minute walk or 10 minute drive from Hotel Arts. Amenities include a 24 hour fitness centre, indoor pool and hot tub as well as pet-friendly rooms. View Hotel here

Tel. 1.800.361.3422

EconoUs Transportation Options & Directions

Getting To and From Calgary International Airport (YYC)



Cost: $8
Time: 30 minutes to Hotel Arts

There are two public transit routes linking the Calgary International Airport with the city. Route 300 Airport-City Centre is an express bus service that connects the airport with the downtown core. The service is available every 30 minutes from 5 a.m. until midnight every day. Customers boarding at the airport need to purchase an $8 Calgary Transit Boarding Pass from the Mac’s store in the airport. Route 100 Airport-McKnight Station links Calgary International Airport with the McKnight Westwinds CTrain Station in the northeast. The CTrain connects with the downtown core, south and northwest Calgary. The route operates every 20 to 30 minutes on weekdays and every 30 minutes on weekends. Both routes can be found on the arrivals level one, near gate C.


Cost: $45
Time: 25 minutes to Hotel Arts

Cab fares to and from Calgary International Airport depend on the distance of your destination, but a one way trip to and from the airport from the downtown core is generally between $40 to $45. On-demand airport service is provided by Associated Cabs, which offers wheelchair accessible cars.


Cost: $15
Time: 30 minutes to Hotel Arts

The Calgary Allied Airport Shuttle runs every 30 minutes, seven days a week, from 8 a.m. until midnight. Tickets are $15 one-way and can be purchased online or by calling 403-299-9555. Catch the shuttle at Bus Bay 8 on arrivals level one. It connects Calgary International Airport with most major hotels in the downtown core. Some hotels also offer their own shuttle to and from the airport.

For directions, parking information and more public transit options to and from Calgary International Airport, visit the airport’s website, or call 1-877-254-7427

Getting To and From Greyhound Bus Depot



Cost: $15
Time: 7 minutes to Hotel Arts


Cost: $ 3.25
Time: 20 minutes to Hotel Arts
Trip planner:

Getting To and From Hotel Arts

If you are local, before you head out, consider taking the transit, biking or carpooling to the conference!


The Ride the City – Calgary website helps you find safe bike routes in the city to get you to and from Hotel Arts. Bike racks are available outside of Hotel Arts and along 1st Street SW.


The Calgary Transit Plan a Trip tool helps you find bus and CTrain routes to and from Hotel Arts.


Parking options at Hotel Arts: