What is Ottawa Like for Family-Friendly Vacations?
If you've been searching for the perfect family-friendly place for a vacation, you might want to think about Ottawa. Here you'll find a variety of activities sure to delight both children and adults alike. From the shopping to the festivals, Ottawa has lots of things to see and do that everyone will enjoy. Spend a day checking out attractions like Washington Square Park, Dayton Ridge Golf Club and Buffalo Rock State Park. When it's time to rest after a day exploring the area with the family, Ottawa has various places to stay, such as family hotels with swimming pools and hotels with family suites. No matter what you're looking for, Ottawa has different kinds of family accommodations so you can take your pick.
What Are Some of the Best Hotels in Ottawa?
Top hotel picks in and around Ottawa:
Comfort Inn Ottawa Starved Rock AreaOttawa hotel with indoor pool, 24-hour fitness center
- Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Spa tub • Central location
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ottawa, an IHG Hotel2.5-star hotel
- Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Fitness center • Attentive staff
Hampton Inn Ottawa, IL2.5-star Ottawa hotel with indoor pool
- Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Spa tub • Comfy beds
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Ottawa Starved Rock Area2.5-star Ottawa hotel with indoor pool
- Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Spa tub • Attentive staff
Super 8 by Wyndham Ottawa Starved RockConvenient to Washington Square Park
- Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • 24-hour front desk • Attentive staff
What Should I See and Do with Kids in Ottawa?
You’ll discover that Ottawa and the surrounding area offers many entertaining things to do while you're out and about with the kids. Here are some ideas to make your trip both memorable and educational:
- Washington Square Park
- Buffalo Rock State Park
- Starved Rock State Park
- Dayton Ridge Golf Club
- Illinois Canyon Trailhead
- Tangled Roots Brewing Company - The Lone Buffalo
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