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Econo Lodge Downtown

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   475 Rideau St., Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5Z3, Canada
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Edmonton, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The place was nothing special. The room was clean and the television works. Nice that the parking and wifi were free. The free breakfast was nothing spectacular, but the red head at the front was very sexy, very professional.

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Ontario, Canada
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14 hotel reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For under $100 a night with breakfast, this fit the bill. The room was fine with 2 double beds and a comfortable mattress. The bathroom had the usual shower/ bath tub and was supplied with shampoo, conditioner and soaps. I didn't use the TV but appreciated the free WiFi. It was clean and I saw no critters even though it... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is the worst hotel i ever stayed in my life. No lights in the bath room. Yes.. You read it correctly. No TV. Stained bed, couch, carpet. Insects all over. There was not one single good point. Please avoid if you can

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38 reviews 38 reviews
18 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Ottawa was fully booked that night, so I ended in the east end of Ottawa (already not a great part of Ottawa). So checked in to this hotel... When I got to my room there was a dirty cigarette smell and the carpets had cigarette burns. The bed once I removed the sheets, saw a really badly soiled mattress. That... More

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Toronto, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
23 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Not great but not awful - it's an old motel that's received some renovations to make it more like a hotel, but those renovations appear to have been a while ago, as much of the outside of the property appeared run down. The room was okay - the air conditioning worked well and the bed was comfortable; my room also... More

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Hotel is modern and updated. Sheets and beds were comfortable. Staff was very friendly and helpful especially Night manager.He answered all my queries and more. very Very proactive. I stayed there 3 week back for 2 nights.Its one of the best hotel experience i have got till now. The main thing about this hotel is Great atmosphere and perfect location.

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Hamilton, Canada
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29 reviews 29 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Get a renovated room and you should be ok. Location and free parking is the only reason why rooms sell in this hotel for $90+. The breakfast is a joke. It would take ATLEAST 30min to walk to parliament hill one way. So do not expect to walk too often back and forth. Room 250 was great. On the bright... More

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Barrie, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

I was scared when I drove up to this hotel. Never have I experienced this before. I believe this is a place of refuge for prostitutes and drug addicts along with illegal immigrants working/living in the rooms with all the children. It is very old and run down, I did not feel safe and could not sleep. The only thing... More

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Halifax, Canada
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37 reviews 37 reviews
15 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

You might chech same price hotels if you get almost same price this Location is persuasive. Airport down town number 97 bus can take you close. Breakfast free but American (low) standard. No window for fresh air , air condition works noisily. Bathroom is large enough. towels and bed sheets was clean. I did not see bugs or mold around.... More

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Cornwall, Canada
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6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We booked this room so we could park the car and walk. We were going to BUSKERFEST on Sparks St. On the way, we passed Rideau Centre. Byward Market,the Cannal, Parlement Buildings, and the War Memorial. The hotel was just what we needed for a 3 day trip. It wasn't much to look at from the outside, but the room... More

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Address: 475 Rideau St., Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5Z3, Canada
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Location: Canada > Ontario > Ottawa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Econo Lodge Downtown 2*
Number of rooms: 61
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