The hotel lobby features brass stair rails, marble floors, high ceilings, paintings and antiques resting elegantly in the lobby and wool carpets round out the hotel's regal beauty.
The hotel's exterior reflects the confidence, dignity and style of Ottawa, the hotel stands as a testament to this dynamic, thriving city, it is a magnificent limestone edifice with turrets and masonry reminiscent of a French chateau.
The hotel's fairmont rooms are the most popular type in the hotel, they are beautifully renovated and of approximately 375 sq. ft. ranging in size with views of the Major's Hill Park, city or inner courtyard; Fairmont Deluxe rooms are in keeping with the Fairmont rooms, with the added feature of an upgraded view of the Parliament Hill and Rideau Canal, these beautifully appointed rooms showcase the luxurious accommodations of the hotel and the size is around 450 sq. ft.
The hotel offers Spectacular views of Parliament Hill and the Rideau Canal complete the delectable offerings at the hotel's trio of restaurants. Wilfrid's provides diners with an elegant ambiance, while Zoe's offers a more casual alternative. La Terrasse offers al fresco dining, business lunches and after theater snacks (seasonal).