Discovery Pointe condo is across the street from Shaw Millennium Park and backs on to the C-Train very nearby the banks of the Bow River. Discovery Pointe condo is for the most part an entry level hi-rise apartment condominium in one of the best locations in the city. It has spectacular views all around and has exceptional access to Bow Trail, 14th Street, 4th & 5th Avenues.
The DISCOVERY POINTE highrise condominium is conveniently situated in the Downtown West End Community in the Calgary City Centre District, on the corner of 6th Avenue at 11th Street SW, right across from the old Telus World of Science Centre, north of the old Mewata Armories. The Address of Discovery Pointe condo is 1121 6th Avenue SW, Calgary, AB.
Access is from 6th Avenue and or in the back and is by way of electronic key-card. Guests to Discovery Pointe need to dial up twice to your suite if they are arriving after hours; once to gain admission into the main lobby and then again to gain admission to the tower. There are 16 above ground floors in Discovery Pointe condo.
DISCOVERY POINTE LOBBY
The central lobby for both Discovery Pointe condominiums is shared by Discovery Point East Rental Apartments. Both buildings use separate access key cards. There is nothing pretentious about the security desk, which is large and plain, and is the focal point upon arrival and the security guard/concierge was very casually dressed, without uniform or suit. He keeps a very close eye on everything, to ensure that the residents are well looked after.
AMENITIES AT DISCOVERY
Pool Room – Main Floor
Ping-pong/Foosball Room – Main Floor
Meeting Room – Main Floor
Entertainment Room – Main Floor – $500.00 security deposit.
Boardroom – Main Floor
Exercise Room with Sauna – 3rd Floor
Outdoor rooftop patio
The games rooms are opposite the elevators in the west tower. They are glassed doors and offer little privacy, but do nurture a sense of community and security.
SOME COMMON DISCOVERY POINTE POLICIES
Cat’s and dogs are require board approval.
Satellite TV antennas or air conditioners are also prohibited on the balconies.
There are natural gas outlets on the balconies but propane barbecues are prohibited.
DISCOVERY POINTE PARKING
There are 13 parking stalls for visitors at the south end of the building. Two of these are handicapped zones. Interior parking levels are shared with Discovery Pointe East for a total of 10 half-story levels; P2, P4, P6, P8 & P10 from the elevator. Access to the elevator from the parkade is by electronic key-fob. The parking stalls are assigned.
Mike Leibel is a Calgary Realtor that specializes in Downtown condominiums.