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The Business Inn

Hotel with restaurant, near Elgin Street

  • Free continental breakfast and free WiFi
From
$78

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180 MacLaren Street, Ottawa, K2P0L3, ON, Canada
8.6.Fabulous.
  • I visit Ottawa with some regularity, but thiscwas my first stay at this property. Well, I…

    Nov 18, 2021

  • My first time staying at this hotel - great location, great room, nice breakfast included…

    Nov 10, 2021

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Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Gloves are available to guests
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Guests rated location

Walkable
Convenient
Dining options
Safe
Quiet
  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Kitchen
  • Non-smoking
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 158 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Self parking
  • 24-hour business center

For families

  • Kitchen
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Private bathroom

What’s around

  • In Centretown
  • Elgin Street - 1 min walk
  • Museum of Nature - 8 min walk
  • National Arts Centre - 12 min walk
  • Rideau Centre - 13 min walk
  • University of Ottawa - 14 min walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Signature Suite, 1 Queen/King Bed, 1 Queen Sofa Bed
  • Executive Suite, 1 King Bed, 1 Queen Sofa Bed
  • Mini Suite, 1 Queen Bed
  • Studio Suite, 1 King Bed
  • Economy Suite, 1 Queen Bed
  • Two Bed Suite, 2 King/Queen Beds, 1 Queen Sofa Bed
  • Pet Executive Ground Floor Suite, 1 King Bed, 1 Queen Sofa Bed

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In Centretown
  • Elgin Street - 1 min walk
  • Museum of Nature - 8 min walk
  • National Arts Centre - 12 min walk
  • Rideau Centre - 13 min walk
  • University of Ottawa - 14 min walk
  • Shaw Centre - 15 min walk
  • Parliament Hill - 17 min walk
  • Parliament Building - 17 min walk
  • Byward Market Square - 21 min walk
  • National Gallery of Canada - 23 min walk

Getting around

  • Ottawa International Airport (YOW) - 15 min drive
  • Ottawa, ON (XDS-Ottawa Train Station) - 5 min drive
  • Ottawa Station - 5 min drive
  • Ottawa Fallowfield Station - 16 min drive
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180 MacLaren Street, Ottawa, K2P0L3, ON, Canada

At a glance

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 158 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 12 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 4 PM-anytime
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-out

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • Up to 2 children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Parking

  • Covered onsite self parking (CAD 20.00 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Onsite parking limited
  • Height restrictions apply for onsite parking
  • Onsite parking includes off-street options

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See fees and policies for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Fitness facilities

Working away

  • 24-hour business center
  • Number of meeting rooms - 1
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1200
  • Conference space size (meters) - 111
  • Computer station

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Facilities

  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 1968
  • Elevator

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

In the room

Home comforts

  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress

Things to enjoy

  • Separate sitting area

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • 46-inch LCD TV
  • Premium TV channels

Stay connected

  • In-room computer
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls

Food and drink

  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils

More

  • Daily housekeeping

Special features

Dining

MacLaren's on Elgin - This sports bar serves lunch, dinner, and light fare.

Fees & policies

Refundable depositPay at property

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
  • Deposit: CAD 100.00 per accommodation, per stay

PetsPay at property

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
  • Service animals exempt from fees

ParkingPay at property

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
  • Covered self parking costs CAD 20.00 per night with in/out privileges
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Hygiene and cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

Policies

Construction is underway at a neighboring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a smoke detector on site.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts debit cards, debit cards, debit cards, debit cards and debit cards.

This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

Also known as

  • Business Inn
  • Business Inn Ottawa
  • Inn Business
  • Business Hotel Ottawa
  • The Business Hotel Ottawa
  • The Business Inn Hotel
  • The Business Inn Ottawa
  • The Business Inn Hotel Ottawa

*See fees and policies for additional details or extra charges

FAQs

  • Yes, The Business Inn does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Furthermore, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes. Self parking costs CAD 20.00 per night. Parking spots may be limited.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • You can check in from 4 PM - anytime. Check-out time is 11 AM. Express check-out and contactless check-in and check-out are available.
  • Yes, there's an onsite restaurant, MacLaren's on Elgin. Nearby restaurants include The Whalesbone (3-min walk), Johnny Farina's (4-min walk), and Johnny Farina's (4-min walk).
  • No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Casino du Lac Leamy (8-min drive) and Rideau Carleton Raceway (18-min drive) are both nearby.
  • Maintain your daily exercise routine at the 24-hour gym.
8.6.Fabulous.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    The stay was good. The place was calm and quiet.

    MAHESH KUMAR, 1 night business trip, Nov 5, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great Location

    The Business Inn is trult 3 stars. What more do you need!! Great location. We biked every day. Would go back again. Must get pizza at georgie's pizza. Just around the corner.

    Duane, 7 night trip, Oct 16, 2021

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    Our stay was very nice. We had a large suite with a queen sized bed which was very comfortable.

    John, 3 night family trip, Oct 14, 2021

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    Good

    Very nice stay

    Augusto, 1 night trip, Oct 14, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great value

    It was a great experience. The facility offers a lot of services and I truly enjoyed my stay there

    Ye, 3 night trip, Oct 12, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Great Location

    The hotel location was ideal, walking distance to restaurants, shops and more. Will definitely stay here again.

    Chris, 1 night trip with friends, Oct 11, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Super séjour, tout était cool!

    Hotel très bien situé et plein de commodité. Spacieux et très pratique pour toutes les activités d'Ottawa. Nous avons apprécié notre séjour à cet hôtel et nous y retournerons lorsque nous retournerons à Ottawa.

    Daniel, 2 night trip, Oct 8, 2021

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    Resourceful Place

    It was an amazing place to stay. Close to most downtown hotspots. Everything is within a 5-12 minutes reach.

    Theophilus, 2 night family trip, Oct 3, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Super propre et bien situé

    Nous étions trois et avons été agréablement surprises par cet hôtel. Ultra propre et très bien situé. Déjeuner très varié avec quelques items chauds. On y retournerait sans hésiter. Seul remarque. Pas de recyclage dans les chambres. Seulement des poubelles

    Carole, 2 night family trip, Sep 29, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Amazing stay!

    Oksana, 3 night business trip, Sep 20, 2021

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