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Rideau Inn

177 Frank St., Ottawa, Ontario K2P 0X4, Canada
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Ranked #25 of 55 Ottawa B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
coy1990 St. Albert, Alberta
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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St. Albert, Alberta
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed for a week and have nothing but praise for the overall experience. The owners are caring and considerate. The rooms are very clean the breakfast has a large variety of options. The inn is within walking distance of most of the highlights of Ottawa. Lucie is multilingual and very friendly and helpful. My sister and I (both... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located in the heart of Ottawa, within walking distance of most places of interest, this is a pleasant and calm place to stay. Lucie, the Manager, was invariably helpful, charming and very welcoming. We stayed in the New Brunswick room which had its own adjoining bathroom and were very pleased with all the facilities, bearing in mind that this is... More

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Zeist, The Netherlands
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

I stayed in Rideau Inn for 3 nights, I was staying in the Ontario room with shared bathroom facilities. The room was very nice, pleasantly designed and with a great bed. The only thing is that it got quite hot in my room, even with the A/C on (and it wasn't even that warm outside) I think this is in... More

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Mississauga Ontario Canada
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

I loved the antiques, the old wood floors, baseboards, trim, scrolled ceilings, chandeliers - a house with so much character. My room was perfect. I didn't like the tiny shower room on my floor so I used the one on another floor. The washrooms were clean. They let me remove the air freshener due to my asthma. The only thing... More

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Toronto, Canada
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102 reviews 102 reviews
14 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

We were visiting nearby family during Winterlude. Our room with a private bathroom was very nicely appointed, had a very comfortable bed and was at a very cozy temperature. For summer use, I did not see any air-conditioning. The breakfast was a very plentiful cold buffet, with a wonderful assortment of fresh breads to toast, lots of jams, great muffins,... More

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London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Following several local B&Bs actively going out of their way to be inflexible on check-in due to tight timelines Laura went out of her way to make our stay as relaxing as possible. Breakfast is simple but plentiful. Access to Elgin St with its bars & restaurants is very easy. Room was clean and though fully booked the B&B was... More

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san francisco
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

Contrary to Geoff's experience, I had a very comfortable stay in the New Brunswick room, one of the rooms with a private bath for 4 nights while visiting friends who lived a few doors away. The room was very clean and the bed was very comfortable. The air conditioner did its job and wasn't noiser than any other window unit.... More

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London, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

In order to keep business expenses down while I traveled to Ottawa I explored the option of a B&B with my business associate. My associate booked us into two rooms at the Rideau Inn B&B for June 2013. I travel a lot and have stayed at many hotels, motels, and B&Bs. The Rideau Inn has to have been one of... More

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Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
16 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

This is an older B and B that is a great location. It's a 10 minute walk to Parliment and the byward market. It is steps from Elgin street where there are tons of restaurants. It was comfortable with large sized rooms. It is a charming old house with lots of character. Great spot great stay

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Moscow, Russia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012

Very good location, clean and cosy place, breakfast was provided to us, although we were checking out too early for breakfast time (around 6 am). We visites Ottawa in October, so it was low season and it was very quiet in the house - actually we were told that there were the two of us and one guest only. Shared... More

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Address: 177 Frank St., Ottawa, Ontario K2P 0X4, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Ottawa
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