Lord Elgin Hotel - Ottawa

100 Elgin Street, Ottawa, Canada, K1P 5K8  show map
 3 stars
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Lord Elgin Hotel - Ottawa

Wi-Fi
Parking

CAD 30 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Outdoor dining area

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Coffee shop

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Massage

Spa & wellness center

Overview

Lord Elgin is an 11-story hotel in Ottawa offering accommodation 1100 meters from National Gallery of Canada. With accents of historic architecture, the hotel was built in 1941 and renovated in 2010.

The comfortable hotel is placed in a ski area, a short walk from an art gallery, a museum and a parliament building. Lord Elgin Hotel lies within a 10-minute walk from the center of Ottawa.

Shoppers will enjoy a beautiful location close to shopping centers and fairgrounds.

Elgin / Laurier bus stop is 150 meters away from the hotel and a 10-minute walk is enough to get to Ottawa Art Gallery train station. It will take 20 minutes to get to Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International airport by car.

Rooms

Lord Elgin Hotel offers 355 rooms fitted with a minibar, climate control, high-speed internet, television and a personal computer for a comfortable stay in Ottawa. Some rooms come with a view of Parliament Hill and Confederation Park. The guestrooms feature en suite bathrooms with a shower, a hairdryer and guest toiletries along with a small fridge, a microwave and coffee/tea makers as well as traditional furniture.

Eat & Drink

The indoor restaurant provides special meals. Guests can savor tea and coffee in the lobby bar. Grill 41 at Lord Elgin Hotel treats guests with Indian meals and is about 50 meters away.

Services

Lord Elgin Hotel offers a business center, a meeting room and a banqueting hall along with 24-hour reception, 24-hour room service and laundry.

Relax

Parents will find cribs, babysitting and a play area for their children on-site. Active travelers will appreciate fitness classes and a gym available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site at CAD 30 per day.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of floors:   11.  Number of rooms:   355.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Group check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Ski storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Bicycle storage
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machines
  • Fireplace
  • Carte blanche
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Skiing
  • Cycling

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Outdoor dining area

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's play area

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Television in lobby
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage

Room view

  • Garden view
  • City view
  • Park view
  • Landscape view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Mini-fridge

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Free local telephone calls
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 16 years
Existing bedding FREE

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

100 Elgin Street, Ottawa, Canada, K1P 5K8

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City Center
  • Ottawa
    800 m
Airports
  • Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International (YOW)
    11.3 km
  • Richards Field (MSS)
    85.7 km
Train Stations
  • Ottawa Train Station
    3.4 km
  • Train Stations
    100 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Grill 41 at Lord Elgin Hotel
    40 m
  • Grill Forty One
    40 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    11
  • Number of rooms:
    355

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Rooms and availability

Lord Elgin Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Tradition Room
Park view
  • Room size:

    29 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 2 Queen-size beds, 1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Free Wi-Fi
  • Heating
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Connecting room
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Newspapers
  • Local calls
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washer/dryer
  • Shower cap
  • Grab bars in bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Luxury linens
  • Linen
  • Sofa bed
  • Pillow top mattress
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Glassware
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • CD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

2 Q BEDS ACCESSIBLE NSMK WITH SAFETY BARS, FLAT SCREEN TV , FREE WIFI AND COFFEE MAKER

Standard Studio
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Room Description:

STANDARD STUDIO 2 FULL BEDS NONSMKNG FREE WIFI AND GRAB AND GO BKFST 32IN LCD TV KITCHEN DINING AND WORK AREA

Lord Elgin Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Classic King Room
Park view
  • Room size:

    29 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Heating
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Fireplace
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Connecting room
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Newspapers
  • Local calls
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Jacuzzi
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washer/dryer
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Glassware
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • CD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

Free WiFi, hot tub, mini-refrigerator, air conditioning, controlled heating/cooling, coffee/tea maker, hairdryer, adjoining rooms, crib available, desk, free newspaper, fireplace, alarm clock, iron, ironing board, sitting area

King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking
    • Jacuzzi
    • Fireplace
    • + More
  • General:Heating
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Newspapers
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Kitchen unit
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:Wake up service
Room Description:

This smoking oversized suite offers 1 king bed and includes mini-refrigerator, and coffee/tea maker. Stream your favorite programs with free high-speed WiFi or watch in-room movies and shows on a flat-screen cable TV. Air conditioning, complimentary newspaper, in-room safe, iron/ironing board, and hairdryer ensure comfort throughout your stay.

Two-Bedroom King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 King-size beds

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Room Description:

2 BDRM SUITE 2 KING BEDS NONSMKNG FREE WIFI AND GRAB AND GO BKFST 32IN LCD TV SLEEPER SOFA KITCHEN DINING AND WORK AREA

Queen Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Television
Room Description:

Suite-1 Queen Bed, Non-Smoking, Sofabed, 42 Inch High Definition Tv, Microwave And Refrigerator, Wireless High-Speed Internet

Two-Bedroom Queen Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds

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Room Description:

2 BDRM CONDO APT 1000 SQ FT 2 QN BED 2 BATHRMS BALCONY FULL KITCHEN IN SUITE LAUNDRY FREE WIFI

Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Room Description:

Standard|Triple room

One-Bedroom Condominium
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Room Description:

700 SQ FT CONDOMINIUM SIZED ONE BEDROOM SUITE BALCONY HD TV FULL KITCHEN FREE WIFI

One-Bedroom Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds, 1 Queen-size bed and 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Dining:Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Television
Room Description:

1 BDRM SUITE 2 FULL BEDS NONSMKNG FREE WIFI AND GRAB AND GO BKFST 32IN LCD TV SLEEPER SOFA KITCHEN DINING AND WORK AREA

Quadruple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • + More
Room Description:

Standard|Quadruple room

One-Bedroom Condo
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • + More
  • Dining:Kitchen unit
Room Description:

1 Bedroom Condo - King Bed - Free Wifi, Full Kitchen

Two-Bedroom Condo
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • + More
  • Dining:Kitchen unit
Room Description:

2 Bedroom Condo - 2 Queen Beds - Free Wifi, Full Kitchen

Superior Standard Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Deluxe Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking
    • Heating
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Newspapers
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:Wake up service
Room Description:

Free WiFi, mini-refrigerator, air conditioning, controlled heating/cooling, coffee/tea maker, hairdryer, adjoining rooms, crib available, desk, free newspaper, alarm clock, iron, ironing board, sitting area

Deluxe King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking
    • Heating
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Newspapers
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:Wake up service
Room Description:

Free WiFi, sofa bed, mini-refrigerator, air conditioning, controlled heating/cooling, coffee/tea maker, hairdryer, adjoining rooms, crib available, desk, free newspaper, alarm clock, iron, ironing board, sitting area

Spacious Dormitory Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking
    • + More
  • General:Living room
  • Bedding:Luxury linens
  • Sofa bed
  • Pillow top mattress
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:LCD TV
Room Description:

Relax in your spacious, non-smoking suite complete with a pillow top, triple sheeted, queen bed. The 42-inch LCD TV will keep you (or the little ones) entertained. Other amenities include a micro-fridge and a sofabed in the separate living area. When it comes time for breakfast, indulge a little. Try out the fantastic eggs, fruits, pastries, cereals, yogurt and Seattle's Best coffee.

Business Plus King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Bathroom:Bath tub with spray jets
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Pillow top mattress
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:LCD TV
Room Description:

This supersized, non-smoking suite comes complete with a pillow top, king bed. The mini-fridge and jet tub leave no room for doubt - this is what luxury is made of. Check out your favorite show on the 42-inch LCD TV. The kids can have the sofabed or use it as your work space. Breakfast includes eggs, pastries, cereal and Seattle's Best coffee.

Lord Elgin Hotel photos Room
Executive Corner King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Connecting room
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washer/dryer
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Glassware
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • CD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

This spacious corner room has additional windows and a view. It boasts upgraded amenities including bathrobes, slippers and bottled water. The room also contains a fridge, Keurig coffee maker, teapot and kettle.

Lord Elgin Hotel photos Room
Executive King Room
River view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Connecting room
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Washer/dryer
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Glassware
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • CD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

1 King Bed, Non-Smoking, Executive, 42 Inch High Definition Tv, Bathrobe, Refrigerator

Luxury Dormitory Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking
    • + More
  • Bedding:Luxury linens
  • Pillow top mattress
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:LCD TV
Room Description:

Stay in luxury in this non-smoking room - you deserve it. With this queen, triple sheeted bed and 42-inch LCD TV, you'll never want to leave. Why is it so difficult to get out of bed? Must be that pillow top mattress. Extra amenities include free Wi-Fi and micro-fridge. The free continental breakfast has eggs, fruits, pastries, cereals, yogurt and our staple Seattle's Best coffee.

Lord Elgin Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Parlement du Canada400 m
  • Ottawa Souvenirs and Gifts500 m

Popular areas

  • Rideau Locks300 m
  • Confederation Square300 m
  • Elgin Street400 m

Places of interest

  • National Arts Centre200 m
  • Bank of Canada300 m

Convention centers

  • Ottawa Congress Centre300 m
  • Ottawa Convention Centre300 m

Shopping areas

  • Sparks Street Mall200 m
  • Rideau Mall400 m
  • Rideau Centre400 m

Amusement

  • Mac Laren's on Elgin500 m

Monuments and Landmarks

  • National War Memorial400 m
  • Federal Parliament Buildings400 m

Museums

  • Bytown Museum500 m
  • Groupe Dance Lab500 m
  • Ottawa Arts Foundation500 m
  • Council For the Arts in Ottawa500 m

Universities, Institutes

  • Algonquin Training Ctr200 m
  • G Lalande Svc de Counselling200 m
  • Academy of Learning200 m
  • Willis College of Business300 m
  • Compu Ease Learning Systems300 m
  • Praxis Training Institute400 m

Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

  • Elora Gorge Conservation Area300 m

Theaters

  • National Arts Centre Orchestra200 m
  • National Arts Centre200 m

Galleries

  • Ottawa Art Gallery500 m

Air business related

  • Nav Canada200 m

Local attractions

  • Canadian Children\'s Museum1.5 km
    100 Laurier Street
  • Jacques Cartier Park1.8 km
    164, Laurier street
  • Alexandra Bridge1.9 km
    From St. Patrick St. To St-Laurent Blvd.
  • Strathcona Park1.7 km
    Range Rd, between Laurier Ave. E and Templeton
  • Canadian War Museum1.9 km
    1 Vimy Place

Near the hotel

  • Sandy Hill220 m
    Ottawa, OntarioCanada
  • Parliament Hill and Buildings490 m
    111 Wellington St
  • National Arts Centre290 m
    53 Elgin Street, Ottawa
  • Shaw Centre310 m
    55 Colonel By Drive
  • Somerset Village220 m
    Ottawa, OntarioCanada
  • Confederation Square250 m
    202-40 Elgin St
  • National War Memorial300 m
    Elgin Street Confederation Square

Restaurants nearby

  • Grill 41 at Lord Elgin Hotel40 m

    Address: 100 Elgin Street
    Phone: (613) 569-2126

    66% likes this, based on 90 reviews

  • Harbourlite Restaurant80 m

    Address: 110 Elgin St
    Phone: (519) 832-6262

  • Buffet Monimahal150 m

    Address: 164 Laurier Ave. W..
    Phone: 613-234-8882

    Cuisine: Indian

  • Grill Forty One40 m

    Address: 100 Elgin Street

    61% likes this, based on 16 reviews

  • New Generation Sushi110 m

    Address: 150 Laurier Avenue West
    Phone: 613-565-8998

    71% likes this, based on 45 reviews
    Cuisine: Japanese

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    11
  • Number of rooms:
    355

Hotel Awards

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According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Design Hotels in Canada

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Lord Elgin Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Lord Elgin Hotel

Average guest rating

8.0out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 277 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
5.0
Rooms
7.5
Value
6.0

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    great location to city center, markets, shopping, parliament hill, site seeing, tours, history, historic buildings and dining spots

  • Single
    9.2

    The location is excellent for seeing the sights and many highlights are within walking distance.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    the swimming pool was excellent; clean and well maintained. Valet service was excellent; efficient and very polite service

    I'd like more paintings on the walls of the swimming pool similar to the one already there.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Staff very pleasant and hotel well located in center of town, close to major tourist sites.

  • Group of friends
    5.4

    The location.

    I was there for two days. My room was not cleaned and the bed was very uncomfortable.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    Although The Lord Edgin is a hotel built in 1941, it is totally up to date in decor and amenities, along with a fitness cneter and a pool. The location is central to most of the places that we wanted to visit in Ottawa. The staff was very helpful and gracious. The Lord Elgin Hotel made our stay in Ottawa a very pleasant experience.

    The Lord Elgin has a business center on the main floor. The use of comptuers and internet, I believe, is free. There is internet access in the rooms, but there is a daily charge. I was told at the desk that the hotel administration is re-looking at the internet charge that is required in room use. Many hotels today are offering Wi-Fi free in each rrom and, I presume, The Lord Elgin is thinking along these lines. This is another exmaple of the hotel adminsitration keeping The Lord Elgin current and up to date.

  • Couple
    8.2

    Stayed there because it was across from the national art centre for a wedding which we attended. Pleasant stay and friendly staff. Thank you..

    Victorian image, but still updated

  • Couple
    7.4

    Great location, relatively quiet, good water pressure.

    Charging for Wifi/Wired internet access, $26/day for parking

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Staff were all friendly. It was my wedding anniversary. They took the time to leave us a card in our room to congratulate us. Everyone was helpful and easy to deal with.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Location for sight-seeing in the capital is excellent...never had to take the car out of the garage as everything is within easy walking distance, including dining and shopping.

  • Single
    9.2

    I really enjoyed my stay at the Lord Elgin. It was in a fantastic location, with shops and pubs nearby, close to the Canal and all the tourist locations (if one was going to see them). The room was clean and cozy with a fridge and coffee machine. I don't recall there being a dresser but I did hang my clothing in the closet. Based on a 4 night stay, a few more hangars would have been nice! Having a lap pool to do a few laps after a hot day was lovely. I never once had to use transit because everything I wanted or needed to do was in walking distance. The room itself was clean and the king size bed made for a great night's sleep.

    I suppose it would have been nice to have an easy chair or something in the room but the desk worked out fine. Rooms are small but it is a historical hotel so I think they did well with the space provided. One small thing - the whirlpool water was quite dirty. That was certainly a turn-off although I was more interested in using the lap pool in any case. I also thought the room could have used better lighting - it always seemed dark. But the bathroom was very bright and had a great shower!

  • Couple
    9.6

    Went to the Royal Cdn Mint went to 3 restaurants went to 2 bars slept in

    Expensive $180 incl Valet pkg

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    Excellent location. Friendly staff. Comfortable beds. Good size fridge in the room.

    The parking was a rip-off: $26/day when all around the hotel parking was free and widely available during weekends. Breakfast was also very expensive: $20/person. (One can get a filling breakfast at Tim Horton's for $5)

  • Single
    9.6

    I loved the king size bed, and I loved the pool! I was impressed with the cleanliness of the pool, and the excellent service demonstrated by all hotel staff I dealt with. I appreciated the hotel's proximity (walking distance) to several main attractions - the Byward Market, the Mint, the National Gallery, the Rideau Shopping Centre,...

    My only criticism is that the blinds covering the window in the bathroom were not clean in my room.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Coonvenient location; starbucks in lobby.

    In-room internet should be free. Rooms and hallways need a facelift.

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Hotel Address:

100 Elgin Street, Ottawa, Canada, K1P 5K8

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City Center
  • Ottawa
    800 m
Airports
  • Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International (YOW)
    11.3 km
  • Richards Field (MSS)
    85.7 km
Train Stations
  • Ottawa Train Station
    3.4 km
  • Train Stations
    100 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Grill 41 at Lord Elgin Hotel
    40 m
  • Grill Forty One
    40 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    11
  • Number of rooms:
    355

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