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Shaw Centre,Canada's Meeting Place. (formerly Ottawa Convention Centre)
55 Colonel By Dr, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9J2, Canada
Byward Market Area
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Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

Still a fairly new space, so much light and open space. Heavily environmental practises for food, water, disposal. Beautiful design and highly functional spaces. Attached to both the Rideau shopping Centre and the Westin Hotel so in the tough Ottawa winter you can be self...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

Well located and 5 stars amenities, this is a great conference center. The food was good, the service was excellent.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SylvainLeroux
Reviewed November 16, 2018

The Shaw centre is adjacent to the Rideau Shopping mall and it is worth a visit from outside (its glass and metal facade) and inside (incredible views from DT and the Rideau canal).

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank mabrondani
Reviewed November 16, 2018

Attended meetings at the Shaw Centre in December of 2017 and November of this year. Great location with many modern amenities. Attached to the Westin Hotel and the Rideau Mall so you do not have to go outside to venture to those spots. Is also...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank peitraveller88
Reviewed September 8, 2018

If you are looking forward to organize a grand meting. It's the right location. The location and service iareawesome.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank PSMahapatra
Reviewed July 22, 2018

A far cry from the dark and outdated conference centre: bright spaces, beautiful exterior and improved accessibility. I’ve been to trade shows and conferences and was pleased with the flow, wayfinding and staff. The glassed in areas do get hot in direct sunlight.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank KatikaOttawa
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Whether for a formal Ottawa University Graduation in June or the Junior Optimist International Conference in July, the Shaw Center does not disappoint. Elegant looking lounges served as breakfast rooms and presentation rooms for the conference. The breakfast buffet, presented a delicious variety suited to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank helene156
Reviewed June 18, 2018

The mall is connected and the Westin Hotel. Lots of hotels close by with different pricing options. Parliament is close and war museum.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Christopher A
Reviewed June 18, 2018

I recently attended a conference here and was pleased with not only the physical space but the service as well. On site staff were respectful and efficient. Our break time snacks were fresh and tasty. I really appreciated the openness of the modern space and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank OnAnotherJourney
Reviewed June 16, 2018

This was the venue for uOttawa convocation. Comfortable seats and good climate control. Good location, near many hotels.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Donna S
February 2, 2019|
Response from SylvainLeroux | Reviewed this property |
20$ for 12h or 30$ for 24h.
bailey p
February 23, 2015|
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Can we park on weekends at shaw center? Ottawa