Things To Do In Calgary

Sandman Hotel Calgary Airport is located in a distinctly welcoming destination surrounded by an abundance of things to do and see in Calgary. To enhance your stay, we have compiled a local guide of nearby attractions and activities to thrill every member of your family.

Calgary Stampede

Calgary explodes with excitement every July. The Calgary Stampede, also known as The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth, takes over the city for 10 days of yahooing fun! And, when you stay at the Sandman and Sandman Signature Calgary Airport Hotel, you’re just a 15-minute drive from all the cowboy and western fare. Once on the Calgary Stampede grounds, there are events for every age, including shows and concerts at the Scotiabank Saddledome, home of the Calgary Flames. 

Heritage Park

Head out from the modern amenities of Sandman Hotels in Calgary and see what the old West was truly about. Heritage Park, Canada’s largest living historical village, is a working theme park that transports visitors, no matter their age, back in time.

Studio Bell - National Music Centre

Immerse yourself in one of Canada’s most iconic buildings, Studio Bell: National Music Centre. The history, stories, exhibits and sounds will have you humming tunes all the way back to your room at our Sandman Calgary Hotels.

CF Chinook Centre

Not too far from Sandman Hotel Calgary Airport is Calgary’s largest shopping mall, CF Chinook Centre. This is every shopaholics dream, with 200 retail stores, a Cineplex movie theatre, and a ridiculously huge food court.

Sunridge Mall

There’s no shortage of spots to shop in Calgary. Not too far from the doors of Sandman and Sandman Signature Calgary Airport Hotel is Sunridge Mall. Take in your fill of shopping at brand-name retailers, to a quick bite to eat at this two-level shopping centre. 

Cross Iron Mills

When you stay at Sandman or Sandman Signature Calgary Airport Hotel, you’re only a 10-minute drive to Cross Iron Mills, Alberta’s largest one-level shopping centre. Lose yourself in the 200 premium brand stores and outlet spots. And if you need an escape from shopping or don’t have shopping on your mind, hit up Cineplex XSCAPE for a movie.

iFly Calgary

Get your flight fix in at iFly Calgary, with indoor skydiving. And, it’s only 10 minutes from Sandman and Sandman Signature Calgary Airport Hotel.

TELUS Spark Science Centre

Located just 15 minutes from Sandman and Sandman Signature Calgary Airport Hotel, TELUS Spark Centre Centre is a great spot for the entire family. It’s fun and no matter your age, you’re guaranteed to learn something new.

The Rec Room

The best immersive and active video games aren’t too far from Sandman and Sandman Signature Calgary Airport Hotel. We suggest you hit up The Rec Room. Get out for a night, and enjoy video games, climbing walls, pool tables, restaurants and more. All of this, just nine minutes away.