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Top Ottawa Family Hotels

Les Suites Hotel Ottawa
3.5 out of 5
130 Besserer St, Ottawa, ON
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CA $135
per night
Apr 10 - Apr 11
4.3/5Excellent! (2,253 reviews)

"Centrally located close to the Shopping mall and the market - walking distance."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 28, 2020

Les Suites Hotel Ottawa
Cartier Place Suite Hotel
3 out of 5
180 Cooper Street, Ottawa, ON
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CA $98
per night
Apr 6 - Apr 7
4/5Very Good! (2,168 reviews)

"i liked that it was an suite with a full kitchen and separate bedroom that could accommodate three adults each in their own bed (pull out sofa in livingroom third bed). i appreciated that there was a TV in both rooms."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 23, 2020

Cartier Place Suite Hotel
Albert At Bay Suite Hotel
3.5 out of 5
435 Albert St, Ottawa, ON
CA $134
per night
Apr 8 - Apr 9
4.6/5Exceptional! (4,285 reviews)

"The suites are well appointed and well maintained. The decor is on the dated side, but the value was certainly still there. Staff were great."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 22, 2020

Albert At Bay Suite Hotel
The Carleton Suite Hotel
3 out of 5
161 Laurier Ave W, Ottawa, ON
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4.2/5Excellent! (1,419 reviews)

"The rooms are very clean, well equipped and well designed and decorated"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 22, 2020

The Carleton Suite Hotel
The Business Inn
2.5 out of 5
180 MacLaren Street, Ottawa, ON
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CA $97
per night
Apr 6 - Apr 7
4.4/5Excellent! (5,504 reviews)

"Best deal ever! This was a great stay, I highly recommend it."…"

Reviewed on Apr. 1, 2020

The Business Inn
Ottawa Marriott Hotel
4 out of 5
100 Kent St, Ottawa, ON
CA $161
per night
May 1 - May 2
4.2/5Excellent! (1,990 reviews)

"This property is perfect for walking to the Hill , and for seeing many sights in Ottawa. Staff is friendly and very attentive. Staff in the hotel restaurant "Spin" are very attentive and knowledgeable."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 11, 2020

Ottawa Marriott Hotel
The Extended Stay Deluxe
3 out of 5
141 COOPER STREET,, OTTAWA, OT
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3.8/5Good! (1,596 reviews)
Great location. Too bad it’s closing.

"We’ve stayed here many times and when inquiring about our next stay, we were sorry to hear the hotel is closing soon."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 26, 2018

The Extended Stay Deluxe
Hampton Inn by Hilton Ottawa
2.5 out of 5
100 Coventry Rd, Ottawa, ON
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4.4/5Wonderful! (2,155 reviews)

"We stayed at this hotel because we were traveling from Portugal to Nova Scotia. We were in Quarentine because of the Corona Virus. We were served a bagged breakfast: an apple, a muffin, a small bottle of water, and some kind of plasticated mix. There was no coffee, no milk or cream--because, we were ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 30, 2020

Hampton Inn by Hilton Ottawa
Travelodge by Wyndham Ottawa West
3 out of 5
1376 Carling Ave, Ottawa, ON
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2.9/5 (2,280 reviews)

"Staff lovely. Room very nice. Overall impression of hallways and elevator shabby Nevertheless I would recommend it"…"

Reviewed on Sep. 13, 2019

Travelodge by Wyndham Ottawa West
Courtyard by Marriott Ottawa East
3 out of 5
200 Coventry Rd, Ottawa, ON
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CA $209
per night
Apr 6 - Apr 7
4.5/5Wonderful! (2,393 reviews)

"Liked the location and the cleaniness of the hotel."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 15, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Ottawa East
Lord Elgin Hotel
4 out of 5
100 Elgin St, Ottawa, ON
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4.4/5Excellent! (3,004 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
Brookstreet
4.5 out of 5
525 Legget Drive, Ottawa, ON
CA $170
per night
May 3 - May 4
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,730 reviews)

"A beautiful property, great food, and excellent amenities."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 14, 2020

Brookstreet
Residence Inn by Marriott Ottawa Airport
3 out of 5
1172 Walkley Rd, Ottawa, ON
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CA $129
per night
Apr 6 - Apr 7
4.7/5Exceptional! (778 reviews)

"Quiet, clean, excellent service, close to airport."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 7, 2020

Residence Inn by Marriott Ottawa Airport
Residence & Conference Centre - Ottawa West
2.5 out of 5
1385 Woodroffe Ave., Ottawa, ON
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3.4/5Good! (1,341 reviews)

"Double room was clean. Basic amenities as befitting a college residence.Very close to grocery store and kettleman's bagels. Information regarding overnight parking was not correctly provided and resulted in a $75 ticket. Be careful where you pay for the residence parking! Lighting around the college ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 12, 2019

Residence & Conference Centre - Ottawa West
Ottawa Embassy Hotel & Suites
3.5 out of 5
25 Cartier St, Ottawa, ON
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CA $134
per night
Apr 6 - Apr 7
3.8/5Good! (2,017 reviews)

"It has personal kitchen. Staff is friendly and helpful."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 28, 2020

Ottawa Embassy Hotel & Suites
Doubletree by Hilton Gatineau-Ottawa
3.5 out of 5
1170 Chemin D' Aylmer, Gatineau, QC
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CA $147
per night
Apr 16 - Apr 17
4.2/5Excellent! (1,931 reviews)

"Location, service, breakfast service was very good"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 22, 2020

Doubletree by Hilton Gatineau-Ottawa
Residence & Conference Centre - Ottawa Downtown
2.5 out of 5
150 Hazel Street, Ottawa, ON
CA $119
per night
May 3 - May 4
3.9/5Very Good! (1,783 reviews)

"It's a convenient location and clean. If the budget is limited, this is a good option."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 9, 2020

Residence & Conference Centre - Ottawa Downtown
Hampton Inn by Hilton Ottawa Airport, ON, CN
2.5 out of 5
2869 Gibford Drive, Ottawa, ON
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CA $112
per night
Apr 6 - Apr 7
4.6/5Exceptional! (1,188 reviews)

"Stuff is very happy and willing to help you , did not like breakfast area , limited choices"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 27, 2020

Hampton Inn by Hilton Ottawa Airport, ON, CN
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Where Should We Stay in Ottawa?

The walkable destination of Ottawa is a great choice if you've been considering a vacation with the kids. The museums, sporting events, and local tours are just a few things that make this an attractive vacation destination for families. Take to the air and fly into Ottawa, ON (YOW-Macdonald-Cartier Intl.), which is the closest airport, or Ogdensburg, NY (OGS-Ogdensburg Intl.), which is located 52.1 mi (83.9 km) from the city center. When you're thinking about where you should stay in Ottawa, you might want to consider one of the 98 kid-friendly hotels and other accommodations here.

Families on vacation have good things to say about these accommodations:

Cartier Place Suite Hotel - Offers an indoor pool, a restaurant, and in-room kitchens. Guests like the overall comfort and quiet location at this 3-star aparthotel.

Residence Inn Ottawa Airport - Features an indoor pool, in-room kitchens, and free parking. The overall comfort and helpful staff make this 3-star hotel popular with guests.

Ottawa Embassy Hotel & Suites - Offers a restaurant, laundry facilities, and free WiFi. Guests like the quiet location at this 3.5-star hotel.

Doubletree by Hilton Gatineau-Ottawa - Features free breakfast, laundry facilities, and free WiFi. This hotel is rated 2.5 stars.

When Should We Visit Ottawa?

You're likely hoping for good weather for your family vacation. You can use these tips to plan when to grab the kids and head to Ottawa.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 77°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 8°F
  • Driest months: February, March, November, and July, with an average rainfall of 0.10 inches
  • Rainiest months: November, July, January, and June, with an average rainfall of 0.12 inches

What Should We See and Do in Ottawa?

National Gallery of Canada and Canadian Museum of History are interesting attractions you and your family might enjoy exploring while you are staying in Ottawa. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in the area's activities like Parliament Hill, Supreme Court of Canada, and Canadian War Museum.

Ottawa is also well-known for its:
  • Museums
  • Jogging trails
  • Art
  • Sports
  • Riverfront
  • Tours
  • Shopping
  • Cafés
  • Live music

Getting Around Ottawa

Ottawa has transportation options that will make it easy for you and the family to get around. Walk to nearby metro stations like Bayview Station, Carling Station, and Carleton Station. If you'd like to explore more of the area, hop aboard a train from Ottawa Station, Ottawa Fallowfield Station, or Casselman Station.

Frequently asked questions

What's Ottawa like for family-friendly vacations?
The walkable destination of Ottawa is a good choice if you’ve been considering a getaway with your kids. The museums, sporting events, and local tours are just some of the things that make this an interesting destination for family trips. Fly into Ottawa, ON (YOW-Macdonald-Cartier Intl.), which is the closest airport, or Ogdensburg, NY (OGS-Ogdensburg Intl.), which is located 52.1 mi (83.9 km) from the city center.
What's the best accommodation for a family trip to Ottawa?
Hampton Inn by Hilton Ottawa is a hotel with an indoor pool and free parking, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other choices for your family trip include Albert At Bay Suite Hotel and Hampton Inn by Hilton Ottawa Airport, ON, CN.
What's the weather like in Ottawa?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 77°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 8°F. Average annual rainfall for Ottawa is 37.15 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in Ottawa?
While you and your family are vacationing in Ottawa, you might want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as Byward Market Square and Canadian Tire Centre. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in the area’s activities like Parliament Hill, Rideau Canal, and National Arts Centre.
What's the best way for us to get around Ottawa?
You can walk to nearby metro stations including Bayview Station, Carling Station, and Carleton Station. If you want to journey outside of the area, ride aboard a train from Ottawa Station, Ottawa Fallowfield Station, or Casselman Station.

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