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The Business Inn & Suites

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   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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Dorset, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were delighted with the furnishings, upkeep, and spaciousness of the place. We had got it on a special rate, and found that our one-bedroom suite was among the top suites! An added bonus was the breakfast. A feature was the chef's preparation of bacon/cheese/egg sandwiches grilled and brought to the table. There were plenty of comfy chairs at the... More

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Kearney, Ontario
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102 reviews 102 reviews
42 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I have seen the Business Inn in Ottawa on numerous occasions since it is just around the corner from where our son lives. We've stayed at a number of other hotels in the area because it is very close to everything. This was our first stay at the Business Inn and it will not be our last.... More

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Abu Dhabi
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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed at Business inn & suites 7-10 April one bed room suite. Spacious suite with full kitchen. Centrally located in Ottawa downtown, 10 minutes walk from Parliament hill. Plenty of eating places and public transport. Desktop computer & printer available in the room. Only needs new furniture.

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Brampton, Canada
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53 reviews 53 reviews
29 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

You might say hotel is not smoking brand new or not a top 5 stars hotel in heart of Ottawa but believe me. I had being in many hotels in many countries and i have not felt so cozy, like in family place as in this hotel. When i first open the door i though i was getting into my... More

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Edmonton, Alberta
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

On this trip to Ottawa I decided to give The Business Inn a try. I must admit that this decision was influenced by the reviews that I read in advance on Trip Advisor. I have stayed at a couple of other hotels in Ottawa in the past (and those stays were terrific) but they can get to be expensive, and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great experience at The Business Inn. The staff were friendly and helpful. They went out of their way to be accommodating when I made an error with my reservation. The rooms were very clean and everything worked. The bed was extremely comfortable and the suite well appointed. The free breakfast was done very well with lots of... More

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

We stayed at The Business Inn for one night. Since it was once an apartment building, the rooms are large and equipped with a kitchen. The hotel is located in the downtown core which makes it easy for walking to the major attractions in Ottawa. I would definitely recommend the hotel because of its location and the comfortable beds. The... More

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Blind Bay, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Huge room....no upgrade asked for and bonus....a kitchenette and a remote for the BIG TV that really worked Breakfast room on the 3rd floor was well stocked and you could even grab a bagged breakfast to go. Very nice touch. Staff were helpful even if the Taxi companies did not always cooperate:). We only stayed 5 days but anyone needing... More

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Tampere
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47 reviews 47 reviews
47 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My hotel experience was perfect. Comfortable beds, excellent sleep quality. Nice, helpful staff. Big TV with all possible sports channels. Free and good laundry room. Good breakfast. Fast and reliable WiFi. I stayed in a good room with a printer and a PC. This hotel is as good as it can be for a business traveller. Even the location is... More

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BRENTWOOD BAY
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was in Ottawa for some time and stayed here. They have a long stay rate that was really very good and the amenities were fine even without that price break. The front desk folks and cleaning staff and maintenance were very easy to work with and they had a terrific attitude when dealing with the small things that needed... More

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Additional Information about The Business Inn & Suites

Also Known As:
The Business Hotel Ottawa
The Business Hotel
Business Hotel Ottawa
Address: 180 MacLaren Street | at Elgin, Ottawa, Ontario K2P0L3, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Ottawa
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Restaurant Suites
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Ottawa
#4 Family Hotel in Ottawa
#4 Best Value Hotel in Ottawa
#4 Romantic Hotel in Ottawa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Business Inn & Suites 2.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Spread your paperwork over large desk tables, relax on the comfortable living room sofas and wake up refreshed in a king size bed. If your family is traveling on business with you, our spacious suites feature fully equipped kitchens and household amenities to satisfy their needs as well. Located at the central hot-spot of Ottawa. Locals and visitors enjoy dinner, dancing and live music. 24 hour diners, Parliament Hill, the Rideau Canal and the ByWard Market are within walking distance, making The Business Inn the perfect location when staying in Ottawa! ... more   less 
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