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Novotel Ottawa

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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
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  • Cleanliness
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here with my daughters soccer team. Arrived 30 mins early. Was told to come back. Check in wasn't until 3 pm. Room was hot and extremely small. Fridge would not cool our water. Ice machines empty. Was woken up at 4 am to close bathroom door due to someone else's shower running.No place to smoke, besides the street The... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 1 night while visiting with friends from Australia, my 3 year old and my 76 year old mother. The location was perfect, easy walking distance to all the sights, the canal, Parliament Hill and the Byward Market. The room was very clean and modern.

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Catherine L, General Manager at Novotel Ottawa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are glad to read that you had a great stay at our trendy hotel and that our excellent location offered you the opportunity of discovering our beautiful city. We thank you to have taken the time to share your experience and hope to have soon the pleasure of welcoming you again. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We arrived late and were helped quickly to check in. There is car park located around the corner, not specific to hotel, price is quite high, think there could be an effort as an hotel to offer meaningful discount? The rooms are the usual Novotel standard I would say. The breakfast pleased us very well, can be crowded with some... More 

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Catherine L, General Manager at Novotel Ottawa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Our location is indeed one of the great assets of our hotel and we are pleased to see that it allowed you to discover our beautiful city. As well, we are glad that you enjoyed our trendy Albion Rooms style breakfast. We thank you for sharing this review and hope to have again soon the pleasure of welcoming... More 

Brno, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Hotel is located near the centre in front of a big schopping centre. Rooms are quiet and well equipted. Also I liked a breakfast - was tasty and with wide choice. There is no need to get up early, if you want to manage guards changing in time ;-)

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Catherine L, General Manager at Novotel Ottawa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for letting us know about your stay with us. We are happy to read that our great location, the quality of our breakfast and the overall excellence of our hotel made your sojourn a successful one. We look forward to your next visit. Děkuji a přeji hezký den. More 

Almonte, Ontario, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This hotel is a great choice if you are looking for a conveniently located place to stay in downtown Ottawa. The hotel is very clean, the rooms are spacious and well equipped. The staff is very helpful and polite. We have stayed there several times and always had a very nice evening. The buffet breakfast is awesome, and free for... More 

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Catherine L, General Manager at Novotel Ottawa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Your loyalty is a tribute to the quality of our hotel. It’s a great reward to read that your stay was a pleasant one. We thank you for sharing this experience with us and hope to have again soon the pleasure of welcoming you. More 

Kingston, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The Novotel Ottawa is often our go-to hotel for trips to Ottawa. However, our most recent visit suggests that it is declining, mostly because of little visible effort to update the place. First of all, we requested a quiet room, far from elevators. The room we were given was far from the elevators, sure enough, but it was opposite the... More 

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Catherine L, General Manager at Novotel Ottawa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, You will be glad to read that in order to continue to be the best we have started our renovation campaign insuring that in the coming weeks the quality of our hotel shall be even higher. Excellence is made of hard work and attention to details, and thanks to remarks form our customers we make sure to succeed.... More 

Ancaster, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I enjoyed our stay immensely. You can pretty much walk everywhere - to the Parliament Buildings, locks, boat cruises, Byward Market, restaurants and much more from this hotel. There are a couple of shopping malls close by. I found the underground parking around the side of the hotel to be easy but you have to let the... More 

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Catherine L, General Manager at Novotel Ottawa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, we are glad to read that your stay with us was a success and that you enjoyed the quality of our hotel as well as the excellence of our location. We thank you for having taken the time to post this review and look forward to the pleasure of welcoming you again soon. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel was close to Parliament light show & changing of the guard (don't miss either). Parking was convenient in garage below. Staff was very friendly. Lobby & common areas were upgraded & very stylish. Hotel restaurant was amazing for dinner & breakfast. Corridors were very outdated. Rooms were ok, but clean. The pool, shared with another hotel, was really awkward... More 

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Steven J, Manager at Novotel Ottawa, responded to this review

Dear hsalawel So happy that most of the hotel was to your satisfaction, we are now in the planning stages of doing renovations. We have actually renovated the 9th floor, makes unsure you inquire on your next stay. The location of the pool is quirky and many guests enjoy the quirkiness. I will certainly pass along your comments to the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in this hotel for two nights with my family (wife and two kids 9/10) in a room with two queen size beds. The hotel is nice and modern and the room was very clean and light flooded. The breakfast restaurant was nice and clean and the food (quality and choice) was very good. Not so nice: -Hotel corridors... More 

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Steven J, Manager at Novotel Ottawa, responded to this review

Hi Alexander S We are a great hotel for families, we get a lot of comments about our food and beverage Regarding our corridors not regularly cleaned, this information has been shared with the housekeeping team Our hotel has an underground parking lit, it is owned and managed by a separate company but the rare is less than near by... More 

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