Hotel Lord Elgin

3 Stars

  100 Elgin Street - K1P 5K8 - Ottawa, Canada View Map
Area: Centretown

Situated in the heart of downtown Ottawa, the historic Lord Elgin Hotel is recognized internationally for its unique charm and location. Overlooking beautiful Confederation Park and the famous Rideau Canal, it is an easy walk to major attractions, great restaurants, the shopping district, Parliament Hill, and the renowned Byward Farmers Market. The tastefully decorated guest rooms have either one king, one queen or two double beds that comfortably take up to quad occupancy based on sharing existing beds and are serviced with coffee maker, hair dryer, irons and boards, computer link, voice mail, complimentary newspaper, electronic key cards and windows that open. The Lord Elgin also features a new restaurant, lobby bar with fireplace, pool and fitness centre. Elevators. Group Check in. Lounge Area. Bathroom with bath. Bathroom with shower. Room service. Pets allowed. Express Check Out. Due to a construction project there will be heavy traffic downtown until 31/08/2019. During this period, guest should expect heavy wait time and valet service will be affected.

Hotel Details


The lobby is large with plenty of comfortable seating.


Designed with a french chateau in mind, the hotel was established in 1941.


The property features 353 guestrooms and 4 suites on 11 floors with a variety of room types, many offering front views of beautiful Confederation Park and the renowned Rideau Canal.


The hotel's cafe offers a menu featuring breakfast, lunch, dinner and break time items. A curbside patio provides a seasonal meeting place.


This hotel overlooks the beautiful Confederation Park and is only one block from the historic Rideau Canal, which in the winter turns into one of the longest skating rinks in the world. The hotel is strategically located just a few blocks from Parliament Hill, Rideau Centre Shopping Mall, the National Gallery of Canada, Museums, Art Galleries and National Capital attractions for those who wish to discover the famous sights of the capital.

Hotel facilities

  •  Car Parking
  •  Non smoking rooms
  •  Air conditioning
  •  Fitness Center
  •  Lifts 4
  •  Disabled Facilities
  •  Restaurant
  •  Check-in at From 15:00
  •  Sauna
  •  Minibus parking area
  •  Meeting room
  •  Shops
  •  Voltage 120
  •  Twin rooms 129
  •  Double rooms 168

The Hotel Lord Elgin is perfect for who wants to travel by car. The accommodation is with air conditioning. The hotel is ideal for sports lovers. The Hotel Lord Elgin offers disabled facilities. Guests can use the hotel's restaurant. The hotel offers business facilities. The accommodation is suitable for those who love shopping.

The hotel provides either its own car park or a nearby one with a special agreement; being not included in the room price, for a paid parking the payment have to be carried out directly on the spot.

Rooms facilities

  •  Television
  •  Direct Dial Telephone
  •  Hairdryer
  •  Trouser Press
  •  Alarm Clock
  •  Radio
  •  Movies

The Hotel Lord Elgin offers the use of a TV in the rooms. Accommodation has direct dial telephone in all rooms. The Hotel Lord Elgin rooms offers the use of an hairdryer. The hotel offers its guests the use of an pants iron (trouser press) . The hotel offers a wake up service for guests. The accommodation offers a radio service for its guests. The Hotel Lord Elgin offers a movie service.

 Public transport

  • Airport: YOW
  • Time to the Airport: 25 MIN
  • Railway Station: TRAIN-VIA CANADA
  • Distance from the airport: 16 KM
  • Distance from Railway Station: 7 KM

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