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Directly across from the National Arts Center, this nonsmoking, landmark hotel is only steps from major attractions, and offers spacious accommodations with 49-inch TVs and first-class amenities in the city center of Canada's capital.

The Lord Elgin Hotel is ideally located close to a number of Parliament buildings as well as the National Art Gallery. Guests at the hotel can also enjoy ice skating on Rideau Canal in the winter or exploring the vibrant shops and restaurants in Byward Market.

In addition to a variety of standard amenities, the Lord Elgin also features a state-of-the-art 24-hour fitness center, complete with a lap pool. Guests can also browse for souvenirs at the small on-site gift shop and enjoy free local calls.

This is our guests' favorite part of Ottawa, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

Lord Elgin Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Feb 24, 2010

ATM: Need cash? This property has an ATM on site.

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Ottawa, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.6

Private parking at the hotel


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4 reasons to choose Lord Elgin Hotel

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  • The staff speaks English
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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • National Arts Center
    0.2 miles
  • Rideau Canal
    0.2 miles
  • Sparks Street Mall
    0.2 miles
  • Bank of Canada
    0.2 miles
  • Confederation Square
    0.2 miles
  • Rideau Locks
    0.2 miles
  • Rideau Mall
    0.3 miles
  • National War Memorial
    0.3 miles
  • Ottawa Art Gallery
    0.3 miles
  • Art Mode Gallery
    0.4 miles
Top attractions
  • Parliament Hill
    0.4 miles
  • Peace Tower
    0.4 miles
  • U.S. Embassy
    0.5 miles
  • Supreme Court of Canada
    0.5 miles
  • Canadian Museum of History
    1 miles
  • Canadian War Museum
    1.2 miles
  • Embassy of France
    1.5 miles
  • 24 Sussex Drive
    1.5 miles
  • Rideau Hall
    1.6 miles
  • TD Place Stadium
    1.7 miles
Closest Airports
  • Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport
    6.9 miles
  • Executive Gatineau-Ottawa Airport
    9.4 miles
  • Ogdensburg Airport
    52.3 miles
How to get to Lord Elgin Hotel from Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport
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1 Restaurant On Site

    Grill 41

    Food: Local, International, Grill/BBQ

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Cocktail hour

Amenities of Lord Elgin Hotel
Ski
  • Ski storage
Activities
  • Cycling
  • Skiing
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed) and costs CAD 35 per day.
Front Desk Services
  • Lockers
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press Additional charge
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Safe
General
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Indoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Heated pool
Spa
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
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House rules Lord Elgin Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 12:00 PM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of CAD 150 is required on arrival. That's about 117.34USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 7 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 19

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking more than 3 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Discover Diners Club American Express Lord Elgin Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

When booking more than 3 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Please note, not all guest rooms contain a bathtub. Rooms with a bathtub are available upon request and subject to availability.

Please note that the property will pre-authorize the guest's credit card on the day of booking for an amount equal to the first night.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

A damage deposit of CAD 150 is required on arrival. That's about 117.34USD. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed within 7 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about Lord Elgin Hotel

  • Room options at Lord Elgin Hotel include:

    • Double

  • Lord Elgin Hotel is 800 feet from the center of Ottawa.

  • Lord Elgin Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Indoor pool
    • Fitness center
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Sauna
    • Cycling
    • Skiing
    • Indoor pool (year-round)

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Lord Elgin Hotel on this page.

  • Lord Elgin Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • Grill 41

  • Check-in at Lord Elgin Hotel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • The prices at Lord Elgin Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Lord Elgin Hotel by:

    • Taxi 19min

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Lord Elgin Hotel (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Private Parking
    • Parking

  • Yes, Lord Elgin Hotel is popular with guests booking family stays.