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Hotel Description

The Business Inn places you in the centre of Ottawa, within just a 15-minute stroll of popular places like University of Ottawa and Museum of Nature. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant, free continental breakfast and in-room kitchens.

LCD TVs with cable channels are featured in all 158 rooms, and you can enjoy free WiFi, free wired Internet and coffee/tea makers. In-room dining is easy with kitchens that come equipped with fridges, microwaves and hobs. Pillowtop beds and free toiletries are nice touches to enhance your stay. Additionally, free local calls, hairdryers and irons/ironing boards are available.

Maclarens on Elgin is open for lunch and dinner. For a drink, you can stop by the hotel's own bar/lounge. 1200 square feet (111 square metres) of event facilities include meeting rooms, and other business amenities include a 24-hour business centre. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a 24-hour fitness centre and a coffee shop/café. Each morning free breakfast is served. There's also the convenience of self parking.

Attractions within a 15-minute walk of this Centretown hotel include National Arts Centre and Rideau Centre.

Studio (Mini)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$108* Per night/room 23 Nov. - 24 Nov.

Signature Suite

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Executive Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Single Room

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Studio Suite, Balcony

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Economy Suite, 1 Bedroom

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Reviews from Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor aggregated rating

92.0% of guests recommend out of 2008 reviews

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Property Features

There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is served daily. A computer station is on site, and both WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. A 24-hour business centre and a meeting room are available. Event space at this hotel measures 1200 square feet (111 square metres). A 24-hour fitness centre, tour or ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the business-friendly The Business Inn. Limited parking is available for a fee and is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. This Ottawa hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 158 guestrooms or units
  • 12 levels
  • 1200 sq ft of conference space
  • 111 sq. m of conference space
  • Built in 1968
  • Continental breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Business centre (24 hours)
  • 1 conference room
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • ATM
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Airport: Ottawa, ON (YOW-Macdonald-Cartier Intl.) (13.8 km / 8.6 mi)
  • Train station: Ottawa Station (4.8 km / 3 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

The Business Inn offers 158 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with computers and coffee/tea makers. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses. 46-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels. Kitchens offer full-sized fridge/freezers, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include a bath and shower, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • In-room kitchen
  • Pillowtop beds
  • Computer
  • LCD television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Fridge (full size)
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Hob
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Rollaway beds (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hairdryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Guests are served a free continental breakfast daily from 7 AM to 10 AM.

Maclarens on Elgin – This sports bar serves lunch, dinner and light fare.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness centre.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at 4 AM
  • Check-in time starts at 4 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 11 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Guests arriving after 11 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!

Pets

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation. Only bookings from non-local guests are accepted. Guests whose residence is within the same city as the property will not be allowed to check in. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in all accommodation.

  • Only service animals are allowed
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Number of children who can stay for free – 2

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: CAD 300.00 per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Self-parking fee: CAD 15.00 per night (in/out privileges)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Business Inn
  • Business Inn Ottawa
  • Inn Business
  • Business Hotel Ottawa
  • The Business Hotel Ottawa
  • The Business Inn Hotel
  • The Business Inn Ottawa
  • The Business Inn Hotel Ottawa

You should know

  • Please note that this property can refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, which include pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Guests may experience noise disturbance due to nearby construction work.
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.