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Top tips for finding Ottawa hotel deals
If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Ottawa, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Ottawa in February and May.
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Ottawa if you stay on a Saturday. The opposite is true for, Friday, which is usually the most expensive day.
Book more than 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Ottawa accommodation.
The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Ottawa found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was C$ 42, while the most expensive was C$ 390.
How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Ottawa for 2 days.
If you want to stay in an area with views of Ottawa’s Rideau Canal, try a hotel like the Lord Elgin Hotel. In the winter, the canal becomes an enormous skating rink, and during spring and summer it’s surrounded by flowers and greenery.
Hoping to explore museums during your trip? If so, choose a hotel located near the one where you think you will spend the most time. The Best Western Plus is across the street from the Canadian Museum of Nature, while the Fairmont Château Laurier is only a seven-minute walk from the National Gallery of Canada.
For those who would like to stay in a centrally located area near a high concentration of restaurants, boutiques, and bars, look for a hotel in the neighborhood known as Byward Market, such as the Hotel Novotel.
If you’re not planning to use a car while in Ottawa, consider staying in a pedestrian-friendly area, such as Sparks Street. Alt Hotel Ottawa is a great option in this area.
To enjoy some shopping during your visit, book one of the many hotels near Wellington West, a trendy neighborhood full of unique shops and local food venues.
FAQs when booking a hotel in Ottawa
Hotels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Ottawa. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
KAYAK users usually search for hotels in Lower Town, Sandy Hill and adjacent to Parliament Hill.
If you are looking for a hotel close to Parliament Hill, you should consider staying at Fairmont Chateau Laurier and Soho Residences Lisgar, as they are the most recommended by KAYAK users.
C$ 236 is the average price for a double room in Ottawa, but our users have found rooms for as cheap as C$ 29 in the last 3 days.
What hotels in Ottawa have a good view?
The Westin Ottawa is a 4-star hotel located in Downtown Ottawa that offers massage treatments in guest rooms as well as the wellness center. Alternatively, The Brookstreet Hotel is an upscale option southwest of Ottawa’s city center that is home to Au Naturel Spa, which offers an array of spa treatments and packages, and features an indoor saltwater pool.
Parliament Hill lies adjacent to Downtown, where visitors will find an array of excellent hotels. Just across the Rideau Canal, the Fairmont Château Laurier is the city’s premier luxury hotel. Alternatively, Capital Hill Hotel & Suites is situated just a few blocks away from the parliament building, between Downtown and Byward Market.
A fifteen minute drive from Downtown Ottawa, on the Quebec side of the river, guests will find a lively casino at the Hilton Lac-Leamy. Here, gaming tables and slot machines join an array of bars and restaurants. For a more affordable option, try the Ramada Plaza Gatineau/Manoir du Casino, which doesn’t have its own on-site casino, but is walking distance from Lac-Leamy Casino.
After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central Ottawa districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Ottawa city centre
Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.
Where to stay in Ottawa?
Our map will help you find the perfect place to stay in Ottawa by showing you the exact location of each hotel.