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

S$ 128+

Overall guest ratings

8.4/10 Excellent
based on 2,684 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.4
  • 8.8
  • 5.9
  • 4.5

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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
    • Storage available
    • Concierge service
    • Spa
    • Coffee shop
    • Free Internet
    • Pets not allowed
    • Wedding services
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    based on 2,684 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.9 "99% 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%."
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.3 "93% thought the service was very professional."
      7.9 "79% were impressed by the valet service."
      7.1 "Housekeeping was great, according to 71%."
      8.3 "83% said the concierge service was amazing."
      8.0 "80% said the recreation staff was great."
    • 5.9 "Rooms are ok."
      5.3 "Only 53% thought the shower was ok."
      5.6 "56% thought the minibar was ok."
      5.7 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 57%."
    • 5.8 "Internet is average."
    • 5.8 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.5 "Value below average."
      1.2 "The price was too high for 88%."
      2.1 "79% said the breakfast was too expensive."

    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    based on 1,422 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.5 "Great service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.2 "92% thought the service was very professional."
      8.0 "80% were impressed by the valet service."
    • 5.6 "Internet is average."
    • 5.5 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.5 "Rooms are ok."
      5.7 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 57%."
      5.1 "Only 51% thought the shower was ok."
    • 5.3 "Average comfort."
    • 3.8 "Value below average."
      1.9 "81% said the breakfast was too expensive."
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    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    based on 966 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.2 "92% thought the service was very professional."
      7.9 "79% were impressed by the valet service."
    • 5.5 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.5 "Rooms are ok."
      5.0 "Only 50% said rooms were big enough."
      5.9 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 59%."
      5.1 "Only 51% thought the shower was ok."
    • 5.3 "Internet is average."
    • 4.7 "Value below average."
      1.5 "The price was too high for 85%."
      2.0 "80% said the breakfast was too expensive."
    • 4.6 "Pool is below average."
      2.2 "Dirty pool, said 78%."
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    Overall rating

    7.6 Good
    based on 80 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
    • 8.6 "Great service."
    • 5.8 "Rooms are ok."
      5.0 "Only 50% said rooms were big enough."
    • 5.7 "Vibe was decent."
    • 5.6 "Average comfort."
      5.0 "Only 50% said rooms were big enough."
    • 5.2 "Average value."

    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    based on 214 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 5.7 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.1 "Average comfort."
    • 5.1 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.4 "Value below average."
    Hotel type
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    "Wonderful sightseeing"
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