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Newly Built Amazing 1 Bedroom Apartment in the Heart of Glebe With Laundry!
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Great location, had what we needed

"A cute basement apartment, new and clean. Could use an additional heat source and a tv but it was comfortable and fine"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 21, 2019

Newly Built Amazing 1 Bedroom Apartment in the Heart of Glebe With Laundry!
Residence & Conference Centre - Ottawa Downtown
2.5 out of 5
0.5 km from Rideau Canal
CA $129
per night
May 1 - May 2
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
Stylish 3 Bedroom House Near Downtown / Ottawa River
Best Western Plus Ottawa Downtown Suites
2.5 out of 5
1 km from Rideau Canal
CA $161
per night
May 1 - May 2
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,868 reviews)

"Room and beds were excellent. Washroom was very clean."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 19, 2020

Best Western Plus Ottawa Downtown Suites
The Business Inn
2.5 out of 5
1.5 km from Rideau Canal
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CA $97
per night
Apr 2 - Apr 3
4.4/5Excellent! (5,501 reviews)

"I enjoyed staying here. It was within walking distance to many restaurants and shops. There is a nice park next door. The price was reasonable for all the hotel had to offer. The continental breakfast was decent and the coffee was good. My room had everything I needed including a computer with internet ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 21, 2020

The Business Inn
Ottawa Embassy Hotel & Suites
3.5 out of 5
1.8 km from Rideau Canal
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $129
per night
Apr 4 - Apr 5
3.8/5Good! (2,015 reviews)

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

Reviewed on Feb. 28, 2020

Ottawa Embassy Hotel & Suites
Delta Hotels by Marriott Ottawa City Centre
4 out of 5
1.7 km from Rideau Canal
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $125
per night
Apr 10 - Apr 11
4.3/5Excellent! (1,990 reviews)

"we liked the indoor pool I hated the check in/out processes because they took so long and people were not respecting the line and what worse, the staff were not doing anything about it even though they have seen that the people are cutting in and it was very unfair for the people who are already ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 13, 2020

Delta Hotels by Marriott Ottawa City Centre
The Carleton Suite Hotel
3 out of 5
1.9 km from Rideau Canal
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4.2/5Excellent! (1,417 reviews)

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

Reviewed on Mar. 22, 2020

The Carleton Suite Hotel
Lord Elgin Hotel
4 out of 5
2 km from Rideau Canal
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4.4/5Excellent! (2,994 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
Cartier Place Suite Hotel
3 out of 5
1.7 km from Rideau Canal
CA $103
per night
Apr 20 - Apr 21
4/5Very Good! (2,165 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

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Rideau Canal is located in a welcoming area of Ottawa known for its major shopping area and top museums. The neighborhood is home to 6 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something with the amenities you're looking for.

Staying Near Rideau Canal

Choose from 193 hotels and accommodations within 5 miles of Rideau Canal, including these selections:

  • Fairmont Chateau Laurier: With a stay at this 4.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to 3 restaurants and an indoor pool, along with pillowtop beds. Our customers like its dining options and central location.
  • Lord Elgin Hotel: This 4-star hotel features a restaurant, an indoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its central location and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Capital Hill Hotel and Suites: This 3-star hotel features a restaurant, free WiFi, and a fitness center. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and overall value.

Things to See and Do Near Rideau Canal

After you've visited Rideau Canal, you can explore the sights within a couple miles of the area.

Museum of Nature, Canadian War Museum, and National Gallery of Canada feature a variety of fascinating exhibits to see while you're in town. Billings Estate National Historic Site, Canadian Tribute to Human Rights, and National War Memorial are monuments to see when you're exploring the area around Rideau Canal. Spend some time wandering around Lansdowne Park, Brantwood Park, and Dundonald Park.

If you want to see more of the surrounding area, you might plan a visit to University of Ottawa and Carleton University. You might also stop by Parliament Hill, located 1.7 mi (2.8 km) from Rideau Canal, or Byward Market Square which is 1.8 mi (2.9 km) away.

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