Ottawa the capital city of Canada offers wide range of accommodations to suit the pockets of every traveller. Do you want to live in supreme luxury – you will; are you travelling on a shoestring budget – fret not as there are loads of options for you as well; are you the adventurous types — the kind who like to camp – come along the city offers some of the best camping sites; you are looking for a mid range hotel but don’t want to miss out on any fun – no issues — you will find lots of choices in terms of bed and breakfasts, guest houses, cottage and vacation rentals. So now stop thinking, just pack your bags and head to Ottawa for a beautiful experience that will remain etched in your memory forever and always.
Since Ottawa Downtown is the most happening place in the whole city where all the action and attraction concentrated at one place thus it is the place to stay whether you are travelling for business or leisure as all the business district are all located at Ottawa Downtown. Divided into eastern and western section by Rideau Canal, Downtown Ottawa is a charismatic blend of traditional and modern, of French and English, of smart and casual. Hence for your convenience we have categorised the places to stay under high end luxury hotels where you can revel in the lap of supreme luxury, bed and breakfast establishments for those who are travelling on a budget and yet want to have all the luxuries of a five star hotel, cottages, vacation rentals, guest houses, and lodges and hostels for everyone. So are you ready to experience this stunning capital city of Canada.
Step into the world of sophisticated luxury with The Lord Elgin Hotel – the landmark hotel in Downtown Ottawa. Conveniently located in the centre of downtown Ottawa, this luxurious hotel is directly opposite to Confederation Park and the National Arts Centre. With its plush interiors and luxurious furnishings the guestrooms at the hotel echo Ottawa’s elegance and offer a spectacular view of Confederation Park and the National Arts Centre. Guests can enjoy skating on Rideau Canal during winters as it is the longest skating rink in the world.
If you want to savour the charm of Ottawa Downtown’s boutique hotel, then get yourself checked into The Hotel Indigo Ottawa Downtown City Centre. Conveniently located in the centre of downtown Ottawa, this stylish hotel offers a tranquil ambience which in turn revitalises the guests and they are ready to face the world. Owing to its prime location the hotel is in the vicinity of all the major tourist attractions, Rideau Canal and the National Arts Centre. The hotel keeps changing its décor according to the seasons and the hotel rooms go under renovation owing to the nature inspired décor. So just let the nature takes its course here as you relax and rejuvenate in peaceful environs amidst the modern technologies.
Submerge yourself in the whirlpool of luxury at Ottawa Marriott Hotel. Merely a short walk from all the major tourist attractions of the area, the hotel is ideally located in the centre of downtown Ottawa and offers guest an experience of their lifetime with its rich, affluent and luxurious guestrooms that are historical in their furnishings yet complete with modern technologies, or fashionable décor including a private lounge.
Treat yourself to the charms of a French Château at Fairmont Château Laurier that stands as a tribute to this charming, dazzling, and vivacious capital city of Canada. Centrally located in the hub of Ottawa Downtown, the hotel displays grandeur and panache of Ottawa with its splendid limestone structure including turrets and brickwork that reminds one of a traditional French chateau. Guests can enjoy various activities at the Rideau Canal and shop at the shopping centres in the area. Guests can go for long hikes or cycling or canoeing in the nearby hills of Gatineau.
If you are looking for a place that is fairly priced comprising all the luxurious modern amenities then you can check in at Auberge King Edward Bed and Breakfast.This luxurious bed and breakfast establishment with a Victorian edifice in the heritage area of Downtown Ottawa—Sandy Hill, offers tranquil surroundings at an affordable price. Revel in the old world charm from the exterior of the hotel with its brick red turret to the interiors that has been tastefully decorated with antique furniture. With three spacious guestrooms that offer panoramic view of the garden, the hotel is a delightful place to stay in the heart of downtown.
Get charmed and romanced by a 1904 Victorian architecture, and the bygone era at Ambiance Bed and Breakfast. Situated on a peaceful residential street in downtown Ottawa, this bed and breakfast home offers all the modern facilities and comforts of home away from home. So just indulge yourself in the peaceful environs of this magnificent edifice and forget all your worries. Owing to its location, the hotel is just ten minutes walk to Parliament Hill and Rideau Canal so you can go for outdoor activities as well.
If you are the adventurous types then you can check into the Ottawa Jail Hostel. This Hostelling International’s Ottawa Hostel, once known as Carleton County Gaol (Jail), is an ideal place to stay if you are looking for some fun and adventure during your holidays. The hostel offers basic amenities along with the unique experience of spending the night in converted jail cells. Situated in the downtown area the hostel is right in the City Centre and is in close proximity to Parliament Hill, the Museum of Civilisation, and the National Gallery of Canada. Guests can enjoy lively city activity and picturesque recreational paths which are all in close proximity to the hostel. If you are a member of Hostelling International then you can avail discounts at the numerous local restaurants and businesses.