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Albert House Inn

3.0 of 5 Inn   |   478 Albert Street, Ottawa, Ontario K1R 5B5, Canada (Byward Market Area)
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Ranked #7 of 57 Ottawa B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

From the welcoming reception through a great night's sleep to a truly delicious hot breakfast we thoroughly enjoyed our weekend overnight at the Albert House Inn. A short walk to Parliament Hill, across the street from a small 24-hour grocery store, with parking on-site, and a living room with newspapers and refreshments, we had all we needed for a pleasant... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were very pleased with our stay at Albert Inn. Right from the check-in to the check-out, the staff were so helpful. . .even helping us to carry our suitcases upstairs and down. The rooms were clean and attractive. We appreciated the quiet, relaxing atmosphere. We were able to walk easily to the Parliament building and Byward Market. The breakfast... More

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Miami, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

I have been to Ottawa for business many many times in the past decade. I usually stay at a larger hotel on the East side of the city, but decided to try the Albert House owing to price and wanted to do something different. I am glad I did. The room was pleasantly appointed, the Internet access worked well and... More

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albertinn, Owner at Albert House Inn, responded to this review

Dear Patent Pending, Thanks so much for the kind remarks about our accommodation and our staff. We all enjoy looking after our guests and often times the small things do make a difference. We appreciate your comments about our parking situation (yes it is a little tight) but we do manage to accommodate everyone's requirements as you pointed out. The... More

Montreal, Canada
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86 reviews 86 reviews
14 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

I have spent many nights in charming B&Bs and aimed for same when I decided to stay at Albert House rather than a large hotel. With the rave reviews from industry watchdogs and travellers, I really expected more of my stay here. There are some very nice things about this place and some less so. The hospitality--the staff really were... More

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Calgary
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58 reviews 58 reviews
20 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

My wife booked Albert House Inn king size bed with jacuzzi tub for our anniversary. Imagine my surprise to hear the phone ringing at 11:35 PM to be to told to "Tone it down in there" as there had been complaints about the noise from other guests. I inquired "The hot tub?" To which he responded "Yes". The location is... More

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albertinn, Owner at Albert House Inn, responded to this review

Dear "Lloydminster Cowboy", We are sorry you felt that your anniversary celebration was somewhat curtailed by our asking you to "tone it down". The previous two nights that you enjoyed your jacuzzi were not a problem but the last evening, we did receive a complaint from a guest as the television was very loud and could be heard in the... More

Toronto, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Clean, friendly staff and owners. Very responsive to our needs. Great location and wonderful breakfast. Nice to have coffee and tea available in the evening. Was easy walk to the downtown area and close to restaurants.

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Petoskey, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

A nice older inn. Great location. Nice rooms. Fantastic Breakfast. Nice walk or bike to downtown. Bicycle storage available. We were there two nights and would recommend this inn to anyone going to Ottawa.

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19 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

This is a nice property with cosy rooms and a 'house' atmosphere. The owners are very friendly and can provide you with a lot of information about sightseeing and transport. It is well located to a short walk to the center of Ottawa and almost all buses stop opposite. Breakfast is very tasty. Although it was very cold when I... More

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

We had a pleasant visit to the Albert House Inn in April. We found the service warm and personal. It was a great touch to have a selection of newspapers - Ottawa Citizen, New York Times, Toronto Star, Globe & Mail - to read over breakfast. Breakfast was also very well done: several courses and very well made. It's exactly... More

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Blumenau, SC
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

We stayed only for 2 nights , and it was great because the owners are very nice and helpful. The location is very good, you can walk if you want to the main attractions in town. The breakfast was home made style, and the hotel very cozy, specially the fireplace in the main room , where you can drink a... More

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Address: 478 Albert Street, Ottawa, Ontario K1R 5B5, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Ottawa > Byward Market Area
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Albert House Inn 3*
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Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Heritage Victorian inn located in the heart of downtown Ottawa. We offer comfortable guest rooms with modern amenities, outstanding personal service and fabulous cooked to order breakfasts. We are a short walk to business and government agencies, Parliament, the National Archives Library, War Museum, Museum of Civilization, the Rideau Canal and lots of shopping, dining and entertainment. On site paid parking is available, but public transit is only steps away.We are celebrating 25 years of welcoming guests this year. CAA/AAA Three Diamond Rating approval. A true oasis of civility in the heart of downtown. ... more   less 
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