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Swiss Hotel

89 Daly Ave., Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6E6, Canada (Formerly Gasthaus Switzerland Inn)
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Ranked #10 of 66 hotels in Ottawa
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Owners are friendly and accommodating. The rooms are large, spacious and modern. Had and ipad in the room, with high speed Internet, ipod dock and music player.The location is also good, just a two minuet walk from the main street, restraunts and night life. Had a great stay.

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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have not stayed here but disappointed at their inflexible policy for business travel. Had to change my reservation which was fine. Then had to cancel with 48 hr notice. Lady on the phone was very rude, did not listen and only emphasized that she would be charging me for one night. Disappointing - with business travel can't always make things... More

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svs3, Owner at Swiss Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We would like to take the opportunity to explain to you how a cancellation policy works, and what we were offering when we let you change your date of arrival. All the confirmation e-mails we send and all of our literature online clearly states our cancellation policy: if you cancel your reservation 48 hours before... More

Montreal, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Look no further! Here is the centrally located, completely renovated, super clean independent hotel in Ottawa. You can walk to Parliament Hill or By Market, see the tulips and walk along the canal. Rooms are modern, well furnished, including your own ipad! Your host Sabina cooks her own bread and no PhD in decoration would beat her. Come enjoy this... More

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Syracuse, New York
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54 reviews 54 reviews
3 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Swiss Hotel is nestled in a small residential neighborhood just a few minutes walk from the Byward Market, a major tourist spot in Ottawa. If you are really into walking, the Parliament buildings are an easy walk as well. We stayed in a queen suite at the Swiss Hotel. The room was large, well-furnished, and included a gas fireplace... More

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Hartford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I found Swiss Hotel last year after my original hotel arrangement fell through. Staying here was one of the highlights of my trip! Excellent service, clean rooms, and the decor made it feel like home for me. I would take staying here over any hotel in Ottawa!

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Mumbles, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Upon arriving at the Swiss Hotel, we were given a lovely welcome and provided with maps and directions. The hotel is located close enough to the main centre to walk within 5 minutes, very close to the University. So whilst you don't get much traffic noise, there are a lot of students walking past the hotel. We stayed in the... More

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Toronto
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

Excellent bed, fine design, prime location and gracious host - not your typical cookie cutter lodging experience. Came for Winterlude and enjoyed everything especially the winter wonderland experience. Will stay again. Thanks Swiss Hotel!

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Syracuse, New York
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8 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

We booked the King Suite for a three-night stay, and were rather underwhelmed. First the good aspects: location was quiet at night and close to Byward Market, bed was comfortable, breakfast (not included) was pretty good, staff were nice and helpful! Now the underwhelming aspects: our room was very odd. It was large - but the second room appears to... More

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Petawawa, Canada
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77 reviews 77 reviews
59 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

I stayed at this hotel for a week long meeting in Ottawa. The location was ideal for the meeting. This is an historical house transformed into a small hotel. My room was clan and nicely decorated. It look like the ones you could get in Europe, small but functional. The noise level isn't perfect between rooms and the street but... More

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Kingston, Canada
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6 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

I chose this hotel for my girlfriend and I to stay at due to the nature of the rooms. They have a much more modern look and feel when compared to other hotels with comparable cost. The location played a role too as we like to check out the Byward Market on our Ottawa trips. We arrived a little early... More

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Additional Information about Swiss Hotel

Address: 89 Daly Ave., Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6E6, Canada (Formerly Gasthaus Switzerland Inn)
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Location: Canada > Ontario > Ottawa
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #10 of 66 hotels in Ottawa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Blending modern European design with late 19th century Canadian architecture, Swiss Hotel is the perfect marriage of the traditional and the new. Whether you're coming to town for business or pleasure, the Swiss Hotel is the best choice for any trip to Ottawa. Optional European buffet breakfast available for $15 per person. Located in the heart of the city within walking distance to all major tourist attractions, only steps from the Ottawa Convention Centre, University of Ottawa, ByWard Market, Parliament Hill, National Gallery of Canada and of course, the Rideau Canal (enjoy the Tulip Festival this spring!) ... more   less 

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