Home to one of Canada’s biggest parties, Calgary, Alberta is an effortless blend of urban energy and western hospitality. This Rocky Mountain foothills gem might be best known for the Calgary Stampede, but there’s no shortage of other things to do in this city surrounded by natural beauty.

From the Residence Inn by Marriott Calgary South hotel, the Calgary Zoo, Heritage Park Historical Village, Kananaskis Country, Bragg Creek and other top attractions are within easy reach. Our extended-stay Calgary hotel, close to Seton Urban District, is within walking distance of several restaurants and shops.


Horseback riding & equestrian events

A women riding a horse in South Calgary Alberta by the Residence Inn

Take a guided or unguided horseback adventure to see the Rocky Mountain foothills and ranchlands. Check out an equestrian event at Spruce Meadows or Rocky Mountain Show Jumping Association.

Parks & recreation

For bike paths, lake swimming and boating, hop on the Seton pathway system linking you with the nearby Fish Creek Provincial Park. Kananaskis Country and Bragg Creek Provincial Park are the perfect place to hike and picnic on the riverside.

Go skating at the Cardel Rec South arenas. The Shawnessy YMCA has an indoor pool and climbing wall.


A women golfing at a nearby golf course to the Residence Inn in South Calgary Alberta

Blue Devil Golf Club is only 10 minutes away from this Calgary extended-stay hotel. South Calgary is dotted with several lush golf courses including: McKenzie Meadows Golf Club, Heritage Pointe Golf Course, Priddis Greens Golf & Country Club, Canyon Meadows Golf and Country Club and Douglasdale Eaglesquest Golf Course.

Calgary attractions

Nearby businesses

  • Agrium
  • Alberta Health Services / South Health Campus
  • Bayer CropScience
  • ExxonMobil / Imperial Oil
  • Fluor Canada
  • Sanjel
  • Schlumberger
  • Tervita
  • Graham
  • Schneider Electric
  • Stantec
  • Amec Foster Wheeler

Nearby shopping

  • 130th Avenue Shopping District
  • Deerfoot Trail/Heritage Trail Shopping District
  • Seton Urban District
  • Shawnessy Shopping District
  • Southcentre Mall
  • Chinook Centre