Book your room at Lord Elgin Hotel
Traditional Room, 2 Queen BedsMax Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)
Park View Room, 1 Queen BedMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Park View Room, 1 King BedMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Park View Room, 2 Queen BedsMax Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)
Elgin Class Executive Room, 1 King BedMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Traditional Room, 1 Queen BedMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Traditional Room, 1 King BedMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Landmark Ottawa hotel across from Confederation Park
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Situated amid Elgin Street's restaurants and nightlife and 1 block from Rideau Canal, the landmark Lord Elgin Hotel is within 4 blocks of Parliament House and the Ottawa Congress Centre.
Indoor pool, sauna
Guests can swim laps in the pool, relax in the spa tub and sauna, or work out in the fitness center. An on-site bistro with outdoor patio serves all meals and also provides in-room dining.
Rooms display Biedermeier-style furniture, tall picture windows with richly toned treatments, and baths with granite countertops. All have high-speed Internet access and pay movies.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
This downtown Ottawa hotel enjoys an enviable location on bustling Elgin Street, surrounded by restaurants and nightlife and across the street from the National Arts Centre. Constructed in 1941 in the style of a French chateau, Lord Elgin Hotel offers many modern-day amenities including a bar/lounge, a sidewalk bistro serving Mediterranean cuisine, a Starbucks, and a 24-hour business center with two workstations and complimentary high-speed Internet access. Free wireless Internet access is also provided.
Onsite recreation is provided in a lap pool, spa tub, a sauna, and fitness center. The hotel also houses over 43,000 square feet (4000 square meters) of meeting space and offers valet parking for a fee.
Lord Elgin Hotel is a smoke-free property. Fines apply for violations.
- Free WiFi
- Year Built 1941
- Conference space size (feet) - 13000
- Conference space size (meters) - 1170
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Indoor pool
- Concierge services
- Fitness facilities
- Total number of rooms - 355
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Multilingual staff
- 24-hour front desk
- Number of floors - 11
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Fireplace in lobby
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Express check-out
- Luggage storage
- One meeting room
- Laundry facilities
- Spa tub
- Coffee shop or café
- Wedding services
- 24-hour business center
- Smoke-free property
- Television in lobby
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Valet parking (surcharge)
- Pay movies
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Climate control
- Free local calls
- Coffee/tea maker
- Daily housekeeping
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Iron/ironing board
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Flat-panel TV
- Free WiFi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Soundproofed rooms
- Room service
Where to Eat
Grill 41 - Features a sidewalk patio overlooking Confederation Park. Mediterranean and North American cuisine. Extensive wine list and private dining room. A breakfast buffet with hot items, plus lunch, and dinner are served daily.
Starbucks - Full-service outlet with patio seating overlooking Confederation Park and the First Baptist Church. Open from early morning until early evening.
Room service - Available from early morning until late evening.
Nearby Things to Do
Lord Elgin guests have complimentary use of an indoor lap pool, spa tub, sauna, and fitness center. Workout equipment includes treadmills, a stationary bike, an elliptical trainer, a strength-training machine, and free weights.
Seasonal festivals are held across the street in Confederate Park. One block away, Rideau Canal is a popular spot for winter ice skating and summer jogging and cycling. Seasonal boat tours are also offered on the canal.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Cross-country skiing nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Downhill skiing nearby
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- Accessible parking
- In-room accessibility
- Braille or raised signage
Minimum check-in age is 19
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is noon
Pets allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 1, Pet maximum weight in kg is 25, Pet maximum weight in lb is 50
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Please note that this property does not accept bookings for more than 4 rooms.
- Valet parking fee: CAD 28 per day (in/out privileges)
- Late check-out fee: CAD 85
- Deposit: CAD 75 per night
- Rollaway bed fee: CAD 15 per night
We should mention
This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.