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The Business Inn & Suites

2.5 of 5 180 MacLaren Street | at Elgin, Ottawa, Ontario K2P0L3, Canada
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Jersey City, New Jersey
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed here for 5 days while on a work trip to Ottawa. The location could not be more perfect. Bang in the middle of downtown Ottawa with lots of tourist destinations and eating places around to try. I was able to try a new place for lunch, dinner and coffee every day of my stay and all within walking... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just wanted to give a HUGE shout out to the Business Inn. I stayed with them for one night and I couldn't of been happier about the room or the two awesome guys up front that didn't complain with each request I had....Josh and Mike were fantastic. The price was great. The room was bigger than I expected, very comfortable... More 

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Thank you for your feedback on TripAdvisor regarding your most recent stay. We appreciate your positive review regarding the hotel and staff. We always strive to ensure that guests experience the comfort of their home while away. More 

Winnipeg, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice hotel. Very nice staff at the reception desk. Perfect for business, as my room had a PC and a printer, I have never seen that in a hotel before. I stayed in a studio suite. It has a small extra heater and a fan other than the AC in the wall. A fully equipped kitchen. Centrally located. 15... More 

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Thank you for your comments on the TripAdvisor. It is encouraging to know, that we are providing guests with services they value. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. More 

San Juan, Puerto Rico
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for law school exchange. Small heater in the room was a plus. Nice shower amenities. Didn’t really use the full kitchen but enjoyed having a fridge. Internet was fast. Underground parking was a big YES because of the snowstorm when we visited. Lights went out two times in our room during the week that we stayed but was promptly... More 

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Thank you for sharing you experience at The Business Inn & Suites on TripAdvisor. Our entire team is encouraged by your feedback. We look forward to your return. More 

Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Centrally located. 15 minutes walk to the Parliament Hill. Very good breakfast included. Comfortable accomodation with computer and printer in the room. Nice kitchen with pots and pans. But no collander just in case you need one. Friendly staff. Very reasonable price. Recommend hotel adminsitration to stop using throw away foam plates and bowls to reduce garbage.

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France
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Business Inn for 9 days on a visit to family and friends in November 2014. We had stayed at the Cartier Place the last time but chose the Business Inn due to the reviews. The lobby is very dated and run-down and the lifts slow, but the room did not disappoint. Very spacious and adequately clean... More 

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Hamilton, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our second time at this hotel. We received a free upgrade to a signature suite which is essentially a one bedroom apartment with a large balcony. For the price, you can't go wrong. The suite was very clean and the king sized bed was very comfy with nice bedding. There were two huge tvs, one in the living... More 

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Thank you for your comments on TripAdvisor. It is encouraging to know that we are providing guests with services and amenities that they value. We look forward to your next stay. More 

Auckland, New Zealand
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed here for four nights (11-15NOV14). We have stayed in Ottawa six times previously, mainly at the Holiday Inn Suites on Cooper Street and oh how disappointed we was that the property had been sold. And so after searching for alternatives we settled on the Business Inn. To say not disappointed is an under statement. This... More 

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Estoril, Portugal
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83 reviews 83 reviews
30 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just for one night i got a huge room, very clean and a great, great breakfast. It's not a fancy Hotel but it's worth the price. Not far at all (15 minutes walking) from the monuments and Parliament House it's a nice hotel with great staff. They couldn't be nicer.

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Thank you for your comments, we look forward to hosting you upon your next visit to the Nation’s Capital. More 

Montreal, Canada
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59 reviews 59 reviews
24 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed two nights at this hotel. Upon arrival, our room was upgraded from a studio to a signature suite which was very spacious. The room was a one bedroom apartment with a king size bed, a full kitchen, a living room, a dining room, a bathroom and plenty of closets. The bathroom was small, not luxurious but very clean.... More 

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We always strive to exceed expectations and your comments validate our efforts. Thank you for your valuable feedback. More 

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Additional Information about The Business Inn & Suites

Address: 180 MacLaren Street | at Elgin, Ottawa, Ontario K2P0L3, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Ottawa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Business Inn & Suites 2.5*
Number of rooms: 130
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Also Known As:
The Business Hotel Ottawa
Business Hotel Ottawa
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Ottawa
#2 Business Hotel in Ottawa
#5 Family Hotel in Ottawa
#6 Best Value Hotel in Ottawa

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