Discover lots of things to do near the Calgary airport like zip-lining and shopping

Situated near Calgary International Airport (YYC), the Country Inn & Suites places you in the center of Alberta’s natural splendor and Calgary’s thriving downtown. Make your way to Sunridge Mall and CrossIron Mills for a day of retail therapy. If you prefer spending time in the great outdoors, you can experience the thrills of mountain biking and zip-lining at WinSport or hit the slopes at Banff National Park. Looking for family-friendly things to do? Check out the animals at the year-round Calgary Zoo or visit Calaway Park during the summer months. No matter how you choose to spend your day, our rooms and suites provide a comfortable place to unwind between outings.

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Calaway Park

15.35 mi / 24.7 km from the hotel
Put your hands in the air as you enjoy thrill rides like Ocean Motion and Vortex at this seasonal amusement park.

Calgary Tower

3.98 mi / 6.41 km from the hotel
For a panoramic view of the city and the Rocky Mountains, make your way to the top of the Calgary Tower, standing 191 meters (626 feet) in the air. Hungry after your ascent? The tower features two restaurants, one of which rotates.

Calgary Zoo

3.02 mi / 4.86 km from the hotel
Walk from the African savanna to the rainforests of Asia in a single afternoon at the Calgary Zoo. You’ll love the antics of the penguins at Penguin Plunge and the life-size dinosaur replicas at Prehistoric Park.

CrossIron Mills

7.99 mi / 12.85 km from the hotel
You're sure to find what you're looking for at one of the largest malls in Alberta, which features hundreds of outlet stores, restaurants, and a dinosaur-themed children's play area.

Don Hartman North East Sportsplex

3.16 mi / 5.08 km from the hotel
This massive sportsplex includes two ice rinks, a full-size gymnasium, and a high-energy sports bar.

Genesis Centre

3.26 mi / 5.24 km from the hotel
The Genesis Centre is home to a wide array of activities, ranging from athletic events and day camps to community meetings and business events.

Heritage Park Historical Village

8.43 mi / 13.57 km from the hotel
This family-friendly destination features interactive presentations and shows that demonstrate the ups and downs of life in a circa-1800 Western town setting.

Sunridge Mall

1.2 mi / 1.93 km from the hotel
One of Calgary’s largest shopping centers, Sunridge Mall is home to more than 150 stores and services, including retailers like Hudson’s Bay and Old Navy.

Telus Spark

2.53 mi / 4.07 km from the hotel
Spark your kids’ creativity with a visit to Telus Spark, a hands-on science center where you can witness cool demonstrations, paint with light, or fire a cloud cannon.


9.22 mi / 14.84 km from the hotel
Once the site of the 15th Olympic Winter Games, this Calgary attraction is now home to Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame and exciting activities like skiing, snowboarding, mountain biking, and zip-lining.

Banff National Park

68.25 mi / 109.83 km from the hotel
Banff National Park offers breathtaking views of the Canadian Rockies and a variety of outdoor activities like skiing, hiking, and biking. Don’t miss the catwalk that traverses Johnston Canyon.