A cold beer or the perfectly mixed Manhattan — whatever your pleasure, it is here.

With over 70 taps to choose from at the National Beer Hall, just on 17th Avenue, spend the night enjoying a craft beer with colleagues or friends, or having a relaxed dinner out. Everyone needs a favourite local pub. This could be yours.

An abundance of parks minutes away.

Escape the stress of urban life in any of a number of parks nearby, including a new city park just outside your front door. Enjoy these relaxing natural havens within minutes of The Royal: Earl Grey Park, Barb Scott Park, Beaulieu Park, Tomkins Park, River Park, Central Memorial Park, Haultain Park, Rouleaville Park, Sandy Beach, and Lindsay Park are just a few within reach.

"When people get a coffee at Analog, I want them to have a true experience in every sense of the word."

A Barista that knows your name, and knows your order by heart.

Opening at 6:30am and closing at midnight, Analog Coffee is that local retreat where you can savour a handcrafted coffee and feel comfortable to stay a while. Read a book, watch passersby from a cozy window seat, and just reconnect.

Olive oil found on your last trip to provence, now at your downstairs grocery.

The 27,000+ sf premium grocery store just downstairs is both a convenience and a luxury combined. From fresh seasonal produce, to warm take-away meals, to exotic spices, and imported olive oils, it’s more than just a place to shop, it’s a place to try something new every day.

"You wouldn’t buy an engagement ring without talking to Bernard first."

a custom timepiece or an elegant piece of jewellery, family heirlooms are created here.

The Florence family have been artisans of style and sophistication since the day Calgary Jewellery opened its doors in 1955, just three blocks from The Royal. From custom-made engagement rings to the largest selection of timepieces in the city, locals know exactly who to talk to for the very best.

brunch and shopping with friends, all in the neighbourhood.

Gravitypope has been a footwear institution for two decades, offering a unique shopping experience that compares in selection, aesthetic, and service to the very best shops in the world. With an extensive array of carefully chosen, handcrafted collections of footwear from across the globe, an afternoon of browsing with friends quickly becomes the thrill of the chase.

Then, showing your finds off over dinner in the village.

Mount Royal Village, just across the street, offers a collection of upscale shops, boutiques, restaurants, and wellness centres, all perfect places to spend casual afternoons or evenings with friends. You are also connected to historic Mount Royal itself. Drive or stroll along the tree-lined streets and century-old estate homes for a charming, intimate evening with your special someone.

By day, 17th Avenue is a vibrant epicentre of life and culture, offering nearly 70 restaurants, pubs and lounges from which to sip, savour, and share something new. Whether enjoying a quick healthy lunch, traditional Greek souvlaki, or bold, authentic Thai cuisine, travel the world by only walking a few blocks.

"Living steps from a vibrant entertainment hub, but perched quietly above it, is the best of both worlds."

Sometimes the best place for an evening of wine and cheese is yours.

Whether for an intimate evening with close friends, or just for two, Mount Royal’s Janice Beaton Fine Cheese shop has an extensive selection of new favorites and rare artisanal cheeses, charcuterie, pâtés, and delicious accompaniments that make staying in a treat. Their knowledgeable cheesemongers can pair your selections with the perfect wine, port, or Champagne to ensure your evening is a success.

weekend road warriors:
meet your match.

Serious riders will love living close to many local bike shops to help take special care of your prized possession. Whether you ride for pleasure or obsession, there is room for it at The Royal.

Where you choose to live can truly enhance your life.