Overview

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

S$ 119+

Overall guest ratings

8.4/10 Excellent
based on 2,776 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.3
  • 8.8
  • 6.1
  • 4.9

Good to know

  • Comfortable beds
  • Clean rooms
  • 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, 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 WiFi in public areas. 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.

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    AMENITIES

    • Parking
    • Fitness centre
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • ATM on-site
    • Business centre
    • Wi-Fi
    • Gift shop
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Hot tub
    • Indoor pool
    • Skiing
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Sauna
    • Storage available
    • Concierge service
    • Coffee shop
    • Free Internet
    • Pets not allowed
    • Wedding services
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    based on 2,776 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% 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."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.3 "93% thought the service was very professional."
      8.6 "86% were impressed by the valet service."
      7.9 "Housekeeping was great, according to 79%."
      7.7 "77% said the concierge service was amazing."
      8.0 "80% said the recreation staff was great."
    • 6.1 "Rooms are ok."
      5.0 "Only 50% said rooms were big enough."
      6.4 "Only 64% thought the shower was ok."
      5.9 "59% thought the minibar was ok."
      6.0 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 60%."
    • 5.4 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.9 "Internet is poor."
      3.8 "62% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 4.3 "Value below average."
      2.4 "The price was too high for 76%."
      2.6 "74% said the breakfast was too expensive."

    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    based on 1,443 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 8.3 "Great service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.2 "92% thought the service was very professional."
      8.7 "87% were impressed by the valet service."
    • 5.6 "Rooms are ok."
      5.1 "Only 51% said rooms were big enough."
      6.3 "Only 63% thought the shower was ok."
      5.8 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 58%."
      5.6 "56% thought the minibar was ok."
    • 5.2 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.7 "Internet is poor."
      3.7 "63% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.7 "Value below average."
      2.4 "76% said the breakfast was too expensive."

    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    based on 1,027 reviews
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.2 "92% thought the service was very professional."
      8.5 "85% were impressed by the valet service."
    • 8.8 "Location is great."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 5.7 "Food is average."
      5.1 "Only 51% were satisfied with the menu."
    • 5.4 "Rooms are ok."
      5.0 "Only 50% said rooms were big enough."
      6.2 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 62%."
      6.1 "Only 61% thought the shower was ok."
    • 5.2 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.6 "Pool is below average."
      3.0 "Dirty pool, said 70%."
    • 4.3 "Value below average."
      2.6 "The price was too high for 74%."
      2.4 "76% said the breakfast was too expensive."
    • 4.3 "Internet is poor."
      3.4 "66% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    7.9 Good
    based on 111 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
    • 8.7 "Great service."
    • 6.6 "Vibe was decent."
    • 6.2 "Rooms are ok."
      5.1 "Only 51% said rooms were big enough."
    • 5.5 "Pool is mediocre."
    • 5.1 "Average value."
    • 5.0 "Internet is average."
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    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    based on 194 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.3 "83% said the reception staff was great."
    • 5.7 "Food is average."
    • 5.3 "Average comfort."
    • 5.2 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.2 "Value below average."
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    Good to know
    "Comfortable beds"
    "Clean rooms"
    "Friendly service"
    "Wonderful sightseeing"
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