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5.0 out of 5

"Location location location......great spot with historic look and feel " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 03 Feb 2020

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Hotel Description

4-star eco-friendly hotel near National War Memorial

Downtown Ottawa stay

Within a 10-minute walk of this Downtown Ottawa hotel, you'll find National War Memorial and Rideau Centre. Also, Parliament Hill is within half a mile (1 km) and Rideau Canal is within 2 miles (3 km).

Business services

This hotel features a restaurant, an indoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center, free WiFi in public areas, and valet parking. There's a 24-hour health club on site, and a 24-hour front desk and a coffee shop are also provided.

Free WiFi, refrigerators

Featuring conveniences like refrigerators and coffee/tea makers, the 355 guestrooms also offer free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Other amenities include room service, free local calls, and hair dryers.

Classic Queen Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Elgin Class Executive Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Park View Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Classic Two Queen Room

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Classic King Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Park View Room, 2 Queen Beds

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Lord Elgin Hotel ratings based on 6 Verified Reviews

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Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Lord Elgin Hotel

Everyone (6)
5 out of 5
Location location location......great spot with historic look and feel

Posted by on 3 Feb. 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

3 Feb. 2020 by Sean Taylor

Thank you so much for choosing The Lord Elgin Hotel. We hope to see you again next time you visit Ottawa.

5 out of 5

Posted by on 23 Dec. 2018

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5 out of 5

Posted by on 4 Aug. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

4 Aug. 2019 by Guest Services Supervisor - Patrick C

We are so happy to see that you've had a great stay! We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back to The Lord Elgin in the future :)

5 out of 5

Posted by on 5 Feb. 2019

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5 out of 5
Great Location. Older Hotel (1941) well maintained, nice rooms and a good price.

Posted by , from Florida on 7 Aug. 2018

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5 out of 5

NHL trip

We had an amazing 4 days . The hotel staff were excellent. They were very helpful giving directions and the valet parking was great and fast . No waiting. Dining at the restaurant was a great experience as well. Would recommend this hotel

Posted by , from nl on 14 Jan. 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

6 Feb. 2018 by am

We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your NHL stay Janet. We are so fortunate to have such great valet staff who truly love what they do! Thank you for noticing! Thank you for recommending us!!

Property Features

As a guest of Lord Elgin Hotel, you'll find an indoor pool, a 24-hour health club, a spa tub, and a sauna. There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. There's an onsite 24-hour business center. Tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and gift shops/newsstands are also featured at the eco-friendly Lord Elgin Hotel. For a fee, parking is available. This 4-star Ottawa hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 355 guestrooms or units
  • 11 levels
  • Built in 1941
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in lobby
  • ATM
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Indoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Macdonald-Cartier Intl. Airport (YOW) (15.9 km / 9.9 mi)
  • Train station: Ottawa, ON (XDS-Ottawa Train Station) (4.5 km / 2.8 mi)
  • Parking: Valet parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Lord Elgin Hotel offers 355 accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. 42-inch flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. This Ottawa hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is offered daily and microwaves can be requested.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave available
  • Coffee maker
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 11 AM.

Starbucks - This café serves breakfast, lunch, and light fare.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 19
  • Check-in time ends at midnight

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Guests arriving after midnight must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 18 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • 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 may be 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. Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 19 years old. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property / stay dates). This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.Social distancing measures are in place and staff at the property wear personal protective equipment.Contactless check-out is available.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • gap period enforced between guest stays 48 hours
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available

Fees

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

  • Deposit: CAD 150 per accommodation, 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.

  • Breakfast fee: between CAD 10 and CAD 40 for adults, CAD 10 and CAD 40 for children (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: CAD 35 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Late check-out fee: CAD 85 (subject to availability)

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

Hotel Names

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  • Elgin Lord
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  • Lord Elgin Hotel Ottawa
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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.
  • Children 18 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key Eco-Rating Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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