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The Business Inn & Suites

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180 MacLaren Street | at Elgin, Ottawa, Ontario K2P0L3, Canada
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Vancouver, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It's central, comfortable and spacious, good services, and relatively inexpensive. I've used it a few times a year for many years, and it has actually improved as the rooms and services have been updated. I especially appreciate the larger-than-average rooms with plenty of amenities.

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great location for a business visitor or tourist, on the corner of Elgin Street, the heart of Ottawa Senators territory, surrounded by entertainment and eating places, very close to the heart of the city, and easy walking to everything.

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Kitchener, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was a real find. We drove our grandson back to university after a visit and needed a reasonable and comfortable hotel for overnight. This was it. Our room was recently redone - new bathroom, tile, doors - very clean and neat. And it was huge, more like a bachelor apartment - sink, counter and all. Plus there were two... More 

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Guelph, Ontario, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Nothing but praise for this inexpensive but feature laden hotel. We stayed in the smallest of the suites, a 'nanosuite', and it was great. Two flatscreen tv's, leather lazyboy, full kitchen equipped with dishes, etc., etc. Extremely clean and a nice hot breakfast in the morning. No other hotel for us in Ottawa. Added bonus: Sens Mile and excellent nightlife... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband & I stayed here for only one night but we wished our stay could have been longer. Our room was spacious with the most comfortable bed. There was a galley kitchen with microwave, coffee maker, electric kettle, fridge and a coffee bean grinder . Also provided were two televisions and a computer with really fast WiFi. Breakfast is... More 

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Sackville, NB
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a totally unexpected treat! Excellent location near the Rideau Canal, within walking distance of all the main attractions (museums and Rideau shopping centre and market), the suite was brand new and superb. Great bed, modern furnishings, 2 TVs, a large multi-level desk with computer, monitor and comfortable office chair, a spacious fully-equipped kitchen, glass and chrome dining table... More 

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Hamilton, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing holiday in large suite with a comfy bed with extremely clean bedsheets, soothing pillows, flat TV, office area with fast internet. Excellent service and generous breakfast. People are very helpful and underground parking (extra) is very convenient. I'd go back next time

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our stay at the Business Inn & Suites exceeded my expectations. It was a great value for a downtown location. The room we stayed in may have been to newly renovated, everything seemed to be new and clean. The room included a kitchen with a microwave, stove and a fridge. There were two wall mounted televisions as well a computer... More 

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Quebec, Quebec
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Large and very comfortable rooms. Really clean everywhere. Excellent mattresses! Great breakfast with many choices. Friendly and knowledgeable staff - great recos for restaurants. Definitely would recommend to friends. Awesome value for the money. Btw this is a real review - no "astroturfing".

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Porto Alegre, RS
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I went to Ottawa for a couple of days and decided to go to this hotel based on reviews from trip advisor AND its location. We left the car in the hotel (CAD $15 daily) and walked around this charming city. The main attractions as the Parliament and the National Gallery are about 10 minutes walking. The... More 

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