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Lord Elgin Hotel
Best Fitness Area

100 Elgin Street, Ottawa, ON, Canada
+1 613 235 3333

€103+

Overall guest ratings

8.3/10 Excellent
based on 2,880 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.4
  • 8.7
  • 7.1
  • 5.0

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  • Friendly service
  • Wonderful sightseeing

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    About

    Location.

    Located on Elgin Street, on the ceremonial route to the Cenotaph and Houses of Parliament in the heart of Downtown Ottawa, the Lord Elgin Hotel overlooks the Confederation Park, home to many festivals. Walk through the park and reach the Rideau Canal, an all-season hub of activity, which becomes the longest skating rink in the world during the winter season. This eleven-story building, with its Normandy copper roof, is located opposite the National Arts Center, home of the performing arts in Ottawa, is a clean cut modern replica of the French Chateau style.

    Hotel Features.

    The Lord Elgin Hotel embodies the feel of the old-world French chateau style of architecture. Dating back to 1941, the hotel provides a sidewalk bistro with a seasonal patio. Off the main lobby is a Starbucks coffee shop. The hotel features a heated indoor pool, spa tub, on site spa services, and a sauna. The 24 hour fitness facility provides cardiovascular equipment and strength-training machines. This Ottawa hotel offers over 43,000 square feet (4000 square meters) of meeting space, a 24-hour business center, and complimentary wireless Internet access. Valet parking is available for a surcharge.

    Lord Elgin Hotel is a smoke-free property. Fines apply for smoke-free violations.

    Guestrooms.

    Most of the guestrooms of the Lord Elgin Hotel are inspired by the Biedermier style, which emerged in Europe after the Napoleonic Wars. The guestrooms are decorated with light colored woods, warm earth tones, granite vanities, basic black accessories, assorted blends of burgundies and fabrics in blue-black tones. Each of the 355 elegantly appointed guest rooms/suites/units come equipped with exceptional amenities that are sure to please even the most particular guest. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available.

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    AMENITIES

    • Parking
    • Fitness centre
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • ATM on-site
    • Business centre
    • Gift shop
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Hot tub
    • Indoor pool
    • Skiing (downhill)
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Sauna
    • Ski storage
    • Storage available
    • Concierge service
    • Spa
    • Coffee shop
    • Free Internet
    • Pets not allowed
    • Wedding services
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    based on 2,880 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      8.6 "Easily accessible by car, said 86%."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 8.7 "Great service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.5 "75% said the reception staff was great."
      9.3 "93% thought the service was very professional."
      8.1 "81% were impressed by the valet service."
      8.4 "84% said the concierge service was amazing."
    • 7.1 "Wellness & sports facilities were pleasant enough."
      8.9 "top-notch fitness area, thought 89%."
    • 6.6 "Internet is average."
      5.0 "50% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 5.4 "Rooms are ok."
      6.4 "64% said the view was so-so."
    • 5.0 "Average value."
      2.1 "79% said the breakfast was too expensive."
      1.1 "The price was too high for 89%."
    • 4.8 "Breakfast is below average."
      2.1 "79% said the breakfast was too expensive."
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    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    based on 1,526 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 8.3 "Great service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.4 "74% said the reception staff was great."
      9.2 "92% thought the service was very professional."
      8.2 "82% were impressed by the valet service."
    • 6.3 "Internet is average."
      5.0 "50% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 5.1 "Rooms are ok."
      6.5 "65% said the view was so-so."
    • 4.4 "Breakfast is below average."
      1.8 "82% said the breakfast was too expensive."
    • 4.4 "Value below average."
      1.8 "82% said the breakfast was too expensive."

    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    based on 921 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.4 "74% said the reception staff was great."
      9.2 "92% thought the service was very professional."
      8.1 "81% were impressed by the valet service."
    • 6.2 "Internet is average."
    • 5.2 "Rooms are ok."
      6.1 "61% said the view was so-so."
      5.4 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 54%."
    • 4.8 "Value below average."
      1.6 "The price was too high for 84%."
      2.0 "80% said the breakfast was too expensive."
    • 4.7 "Breakfast is below average."
      2.0 "80% said the breakfast was too expensive."

    Overall rating

    7.6 Good
    based on 172 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
    • 8.3 "Great service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.1 "Internet works."
      10.0 "100% thought it was a great value."
    • 5.9 "Vibe was decent."
    • 5.6 "Average value."
    • 5.4 "Average comfort."
    • 5.3 "Rooms are ok."
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    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    based on 259 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
    • 8.7 "Great service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.7 "77% said the reception staff was great."
    • 6.8 "Average amenities."
      6.7 "67% thought the building was acceptable."
      6.8 "68% considered the lobby entrance to be so-so."
    • 5.0 "Average comfort."
      3.0 "70% thought it was too noisy."
      4.5 "55% said rooms were small."
    • 4.7 "Breakfast is below average."
    • 4.6 "Value below average."
    • 4.4 "Rooms are not good."
      2.7 "73% complained about the bathroom."
      3.3 "67% thought they were poorly maintained."
      4.5 "55% said rooms were small."
      3.9 "61% found problems with the furniture."
      2.3 "77% were disappointed with the minibar."
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    Hotel type
    Business Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for business travelers.
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
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    "Wonderful sightseeing"
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