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Lord Elgin

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“park view”(8 reviews)
“great location”(82 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star Hotel
All newly renovated - historic landmark Hotel in heart of downtown Ottawa: ideally located in the heart of downtown Ottawa - directly across from Confederation Park, the National Arts Centre and steps away from Byward Market, Rideau Canal, Ottawa Shaw Centre, Parliament Buildings and...
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100 Elgin St, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5K8, Canada
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8.3 km to Gatineau Airport
172 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
0.4 km from Rideau Canal
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Superb location for visiting Ottawa. Very short walk to Parliament, Rideau Canal; easy to get to Canadian History Museum. A traditional hotel, the rooms are a bit functional, but nice. Pool downstairs is good for kids. The breakfast buffet is OK, but not fantastic. Overall...More

Thank John N
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 18 February 2018

What a great experience. Booked a Winterlude Package and couldn't be more happy with the outcome. All the staff (Everyone), was just so friendly, fun and helpful. Reservations, Front desk, Valet, Grill 41. Our corner room overlooking the park was clean and bright. Location was...More

4  Thank billh1962
Response from DSmytheLE, General Manager at Lord ElginResponded 21 February 2018

Dear billh1962, We’re thrilled to hear you had an excellent time at our hotel. Thank you for sharing all of the things that made your stay wonderful with us and other users. We hope to have the pleasure of your return visit the next time...More

Reviewed yesterday

It is a great location and looks impressive from the outside. Although pleased with the hotel, it just seemed a notch below the hotel we stayed in in Toronto. Staff were fine,the room was comfy enought but the feel was not as good as the...More

Thank Ian W
Reviewed yesterday

We took the train and went to Ottawa to enjoy the Winter Festival. Iy was just Wynne-Ann and me with our only daughter, the youngest. The facilities were amazing. Staff and location were fantastic. We were right across the park where all the winter sculpture...More

Thank Alessandro S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The bride to be had given out of town guests 2 suggestions of where to stay downtown, mainly so guests could enjoy drinks and only have a very short walk back to the hotel at the end of the night. Having only a 2 minute...More

1  Thank LadyMcD
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
US$143 - US$276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Luxury Hotel in Ottawa
#12 Romantic Hotel in Ottawa
#13 Family Hotel in Ottawa
#15 Business Hotel in Ottawa
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$143 - US$276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Luxury Hotel in Ottawa
#12 Romantic Hotel in Ottawa
#13 Family Hotel in Ottawa
#15 Business Hotel in Ottawa
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Mmark8
18 September 2017|
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Response from DSmytheLE | Property representative |
The Winterlude festival takes place at several locations, both at Jacques Cartier Park (across the river) and the Confederation Park (right in front of the hotel). There is a shuttle bus that goes across the bridge to ferry... More
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hiplain1
18 July 2017|
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Response from meelker | Property representative |
Yes, we can valet your motorcycle, or have you part it yourself in the garage.
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WEQueen
11 July 2017|
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Response from DSmytheLE | Property representative |
Dear WEQueen, We used to have kettle, but now we provide our guess with a thermos of hot water for tea and such on request. Thank you, David Smythe General Manager Lord Elgin
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"Just ask and the staff will give you the best room available."
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"Take the room upgrade if offered"
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"714 is a corner far from elevators and hall traffic. View of the Chateau Laurier."
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"Next year we'll choose a room with a direct view on Elgin Street.We had that last year and we regretted..."
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