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Top Downtown Ottawa Historic Hotels

Albert At Bay Suite Hotel
3.5 out of 5
435 Albert St, Ottawa, ON
The price is CA $149 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (2,046 reviews)

"The price was reasonable, the suite was lovely and clean"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 10, 2020

Albert At Bay Suite Hotel
Byward Blue Inn
3 out of 5
157 Clarence St., Ottawa, ON
Free cancellation
The price is CA $98 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,182 reviews)

"Proximity to the attractions is a big plus for this inn. The room we stayed in was very clean. The Parliament is visible from the balcony. Breakfast was good. Great value for money. We would recommend this inn to friends and family."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 3, 2020

Byward Blue Inn
Auberge McGee's Inn
3 out of 5
185 Daly Ave, Ottawa, ON
The price is CA $149 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (483 reviews)

"Lovely, historical inn. Lots of antiques to look at. Excellent breakfast. Friendly staff."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 14, 2020

Auberge McGee's Inn
The Westin Ottawa
4 out of 5
11 Colonel By Dr, Ottawa, ON
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $189 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,272 reviews)

"Great staff, clean rooms and nice decor."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 3, 2020

The Westin Ottawa
Lord Elgin Hotel
4 out of 5
100 Elgin St, Ottawa, ON
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4.4/5Wonderful! (2,240 reviews)

"We stay at the Lord Elgin regularly when visiting Ottawa. The location is great, the hotel is excellent, and the facilities are great."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 29, 2020

Lord Elgin Hotel
Swiss Hotel
3.5 out of 5
89 Daly Avenue, Ottawa, ON
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $126 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (321 reviews)

"Excellent location. Amazing staff and a beautiful jacuzzi suite. We will be back."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 3, 2020

Swiss Hotel
Sheraton Ottawa Hotel
4 out of 5
150 Albert St, Ottawa, ON
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4.4/5Excellent! (999 reviews)
Incredible staff here!

"It's a great hotel and clean, comfortable and what you'd expect from Sheraton. What really makes this place shine is the staff. Everyone really reached out, engaged, was super friendly and went above and beyond what you usually experience at a chain hotel. We've stayed here a couple of times and ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 16, 2020

Sheraton Ottawa Hotel
Fairmont Chateau Laurier
4.5 out of 5
1 Rideau St, Ottawa, ON
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $215 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (2,132 reviews)

"We visited during the COVID pandemic. We were very impressed with entire staff sanitization protocols. Staff was very pleasant informative and helpful. Special thanks to all the staff who were there during our stay, the manager on duty made our stay special. We woukd definately visit again."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 10, 2020

Fairmont Chateau Laurier
Novotel Ottawa City Centre
3.5 out of 5
33 Nicholas St, Ottawa, ON
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $115 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (1,809 reviews)

"Very clean. Staff was very courteous and pleasant. Great location and can walk anywhere. Beds super comfy :)"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 8, 2020

Novotel Ottawa City Centre
Delta Hotels by Marriott Ottawa City Centre
4 out of 5
101 Lyon Street, Ottawa, ON
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $149 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (1,149 reviews)

"Very happy with this choice, location, customer service and comfort"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 3, 2020

Delta Hotels by Marriott Ottawa City Centre
Les Suites Hotel Ottawa
3.5 out of 5
130 Besserer St, Ottawa, ON
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $155 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (2,283 reviews)

"Very comfortable suite location in the heart of Ottawa downtown Parking is expensive we had 2 cars"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 1, 2020

Les Suites Hotel Ottawa
Ottawa Marriott Hotel
4 out of 5
100 Kent St, Ottawa, ON
The price is CA $127 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (1,211 reviews)
Great Time

"Great property right in the heart of Ottawa, easy walking distance to all nearby attractions and Parliament Hill."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 11, 2020

Ottawa Marriott Hotel
Courtyard by Marriott Downtown Ottawa
3 out of 5
350 Dalhousie St, Ottawa, ON
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $135 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (999 reviews)

"Third time at the Courtyard and always a great experience staying there. Near to everything and easy drive to places from there."…"

Reviewed on Jun. 22, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Downtown Ottawa
Arc The Hotel
4 out of 5
140 Slater St, Ottawa, ON
The price is CA $139 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (1,091 reviews)

"I did not like that we could not of parked ourselves. We had to leave it on the front of the building and they would park it I was told that I got an upgarde and it look like a smaller one then in the picture that saw when I was booking the room. Front Desk wqas excellant."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 12, 2020

Arc The Hotel
Holiday Inn Ottawa Dwtn - Parliament Hill
3.5 out of 5
402 Queen St, Ottawa, ON
Free cancellation
The price is CA $101 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (319 reviews)

"It was clean and the location is really good. I would stay there again."…"

Reviewed on Jul. 7, 2020

Holiday Inn Ottawa Dwtn - Parliament Hill
HI Ottawa Jail Hostel
2 out of 5
75 Nicholas Street, Ottawa, ON
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $71 per night
3.8/5Good! (499 reviews)

"Good for staying short term Staff is very nice and vert helpful Good for exploring history."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 17, 2020

HI Ottawa Jail Hostel
Capital Hill Hotel and Suites
3 out of 5
88 Albert St, Ottawa, ON
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3.8/5Good! (1,662 reviews)

"The property was fine. What I did not appreciate is due to the corona virus I was stranded, my family paid for the hotel and the hotel did not want to take the deposit cash or via credit card from them I had to call a friend that lives in Ottawa to come to the hotel with his credit card. That was ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 21, 2020

Capital Hill Hotel and Suites
Auberge Des Arts
104 Guigues Avenue, Ottawa, ON
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Frequently asked questions

What can a history buff expect from a stay in Downtown Ottawa?
During a vacation in Downtown Ottawa, history enthusiasts will likely want to explore the monuments. And while you’re here, you can check out the acclaimed art scene and fascinating museums. You can also take time at the popular shops in this walkable area.
How many historical hotels will I find in Downtown Ottawa?
In Downtown Ottawa, you’ll find 89 hotels and other lodging options bookable on Expedia, including 28 historic hotels or hotels close to historic sites.
What are the most important historical places and other sights to visit in Downtown Ottawa?
Downtown Ottawa is notable for its monuments and landmarks such as Royal Canadian Mint. Known for its museums and art, cultural venues include National Arts Centre and National Gallery of Canada. Other popular sights include Byward Market Square and Parliament Hill.
What is a historic hotel like in Downtown Ottawa?
Historic hotels give guests a chance to stay in a building that has been officially recognized with a national historic designation. Historic hotels throughout the world have had many former lives and uses, such as palaces, castles, stately homes or even lodges, pubs, or skyscrapers — as long as it’s of special interest. These types of hotels in Downtown Ottawa often retain original elements like traditional architecture and period features within the guestrooms or public spaces.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
The two are similar. “Historic hotel” is more commonly used in the U.S., while you’ll often hear “heritage hotel” in Asia and Europe. Historic hotels tend to emphasize the building and architecture itself. A heritage hotel draws meaning mainly from the place’s cultural value and how it shaped the community.
Do historic hotels in Downtown Ottawa have modern facilities?
Yes. Every effort is made to preserve treasured traditions and historic facades, while interiors have safety features and modern conveniences. Guests should expect the popular amenities from a contemporary hotel such as private rooms with updated bathroom facilities, WiFi, and more. In Downtown Ottawa, booking a historic hotel doesn’t mean you will stay in a place that’s rundown.

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