Where is Southwest Calgary?
Southwest Calgary. So much to experience, so little time. Before you head off in your rental car and explore the area, we'll fill you in on some important info.
Calgary has a population of around 1,019,900. So, if you're thinking of taking a road trip while you're vacationing in Southwest Calgary, you're sure to encounter some interesting new people.
What are the major attractions in Southwest Calgary?
If your trip to Southwest Calgary is all sorted out but your itinerary is a bit on the empty side, we can give you a helping hand.
If you're searching for something to put on your travel schedule, Weaselhead Natural Area is within walking distance of the heart of this neighborhood. North Glenmore Park is another popular attraction calling your name.
What are the best road trip destinations near Southwest Calgary?
Southwest Calgary is awesome, but you don't need to spend all your time there! Get out and explore your surrounds. Oakridge is a terrific place to start. It's 1 mile away.
Where are the best convention centers near Southwest Calgary?
Often travel for work-related reasons? Convention centers are most likely familiar places to you. With easy access to hotels and restaurants, your trip is sure to be a success if you're booked in at any of these places:
- BMO Centre (6 miles away).
- The Boris Roubakine Recital Hall (6 miles away).
- Eckhardt-Gramatte Hall (6 miles away).
What kind of rental car should I get for Southwest Calgary?
A road trip is calling, and Southwest Calgary is a terrific base for your Calgary adventure. Situated 6 miles from the city center, the first thing you'll need is the key to one our quality rental vehicles. A full-size SUV will take you in and around Calgary in total comfort — or perhaps you want to steer off the beaten track and discover less-known areas with a robust four-wheel drive. If you want to effortlessly zip around the city, we'd recommend picking a compact car. They won't be as spacious, but they'll be a dream when it comes to slipping into those tiny parking spaces.
Should I get a luxury rental car in Southwest Calgary?
You'll be pleased to hear that there's a broad range of both economy and luxury rental vehicles available in Southwest Calgary. What you opt for is largely dependent on how much you're willing to spend and the activities you've got planned. Prestige vehicles are all about mod cons and comfort. If you want to treat yourself, why not pick up a high-end SUV, or perhaps a cushy mid-sized vehicle? Alternatively, if you're just after a car to get you around town as cheaply as possible, you're better off going with a versatile compact vehicle (or something else that's unlikely to break the bank).