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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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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This place has all the comforts of home, it's a little one bedroom apartment. Very dated but very nice and clean with the most amazing breakfast! The staff are very friendly at this hotel and greet you every time you pass the front desk. Love the fact they have free laundry facilities as we had been travelling for a week... More

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Montreal, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed there with a bunch of friends for Capital Pride, my first reason was the location. Instead, I was happily surprised to see a computer with printer and papers provided in my studio room. Not just the kitchenette is well equipped with Nespresso machine, but I also found a Dyson fan and steam dryer for your clothes. What a nice... More

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Ra'anana, Israel
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were pleasantly surprised from two things: 1. The size of the room - very spacious. 2. The amount of amenities in the room - a full kitchen, computer, printer, large variety of channels on the TV. Plus, the bed was really comfortable. The staff is very friendly and very informative, gave us good tips on restaurants in the city.... More

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Mississauga, Canada
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Centrally located, walking distance to the Parliament and Byward Market. Hotel staff are very friendly and helpful. We took a room for 3 people, and it was huge. There was a separate bedroom, and two sofas with pull out beds, a dining table for six, huge TVs in the living room and bedroom and a full kitchen with complete cooking... More

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Toronto, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed 4 nights over 2014 labour day weekend. Rooms are well priced (not too high for families). Rooms are large. Excellent breakfast is included (much better than the Holiday Inn and Best Western freebies. Location is great (20 minute leisurely walk from many attractions such as Rideau Centre, Parliament Hill, Sparks Street, Byward Market, and Canadian Museum of Nature, National... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great prices and excellent customer service. We had a plugged bath tub and a light that wouldn't turn on but they fixed it as soon as they were aware. They have lots of staff. The breakfast what more than I expected and thye even have take away lunch bags with fresh fruit etc. The kitchen was well stocked for a... More

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Orillia, Canada
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9 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 3 nights here. It was awesome! I chose this hotel because the price was great, and they charged $15 for parking where other places charged double or more. The room was huge, and exceptionally clean. The staff were all friendly and helpful. Our room had a computer in it for our use, not to mention the air purifier... More

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Montreal, Canada
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52 reviews 52 reviews
37 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Whether as a single couple or a family this hotel is a very good deal in Ottawa. centrally located , about 10-15 minute walk from Parliment or the market district ,rooms/suites are very big, clean all facilities you need free wifi parking available and excellent free breakfast with even an excursion pack (warer, apple nutrigrain bar). I have often visited... More

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Toronto, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

So many positives about this hotel. The staff (behind the desk, the cleaners and cook) were all friendly, helpful and courteous. We stayed in a Queen Suite which was clean and well laid out. We appreciated that the hotel is trying to be eco-friendly (not washing towels and sheets everyday). The unit had a small kitchenette which had all the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Business Inn for 3 nights in July and agree with the many positive reports about this hotel. We too were also extremely impressed with the wonderful large and modern rooms, and the facilities offered by this hotel, which is within an easy walk from most of the Tourist Attractions The reception staff went out of their... More

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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*
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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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