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The Business Inn & Suites

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

You won't do better than the Business for value, cleanliness, and service. Our room was huge with a sitting area and dining room table. A small kitchenette made fixing snacks a breeze. The bed was like sleeping on a pillow. Plenty of plugs and a desktop computer with printer was in each room. The staff downstairs was kind and helpful.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel caters to travelers. There is even a to go bag for breakfast. We could walk to many of Ottowa's attractions! There were many restaurants in the area. The desk clerks were very helpful when arranging transportation to the airport.

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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 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Let me start out by saying if not for the parking, this would be a slam dunk. Still, the Business Inn is a great choice for a variety of reasons. Firstly the place was very clean and spacious for our family of five. My youngest had enough room to roam, play with his toys etc. The computer in the room... More 

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Anchorage, Alaska
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141 reviews
114 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel is in an awesome location - walk to canal, walk to parliament, walk to all the pubs nearby....across the street, etc. The breakfast rocks - egg/meat/cheese on English muffins, cereal, hash browns, fruit, muffins, yogurt, etc...and lots of it. You even get free laundry (a bonus in a hot and humid climate). Staff were lovely too. Room was... 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 

Morin Heights, Canada
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The rate of it was very good and we were attending a concert (Chamberfest) very close to the hotel. However, even if we booked a suite - instead of a cheaper studio - we did not get the expected King bed. The bucket of dirty towels were right in front of our room. And the bed was a disaster... in... More 

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Ottawa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We reviewed this hotel several years ago and my family recently stayed here again (as they have been doing whenever they are in Ottawa). It remains one of the best places to stay if you want to be in a central location with shops right around the corner. The breakfast is good, the rooms are clean , you have the... More 

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Marin County, CA
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27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Most bang for the buck that we've had in quite a while. Sure the decor and design are a bit dated, but so am I. We got a kitchenette, love seat, two closets and a work station with desktop computer and printer for a very reasonable price. Location is in the middle of many restaurants and a comedy club half... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best hotel! I'd like to come back . Full kitchen, everything is brand new. Great furniture. Computer and printer in room. We was in 223 room. Our family is recommend this hotel to freands. very good for family

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64 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was affordable, it was clean, and it was walking distance to all downtown attractions. The room was very spacious, the bed was comfortable, and the breakfast was exceptional. We were very happy with our choice to stay here. The only downside was that our air conditioning unit was a bit noisy (rattled) and we were on the 2nd floor... More 

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St. Louis, Missouri
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108 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed six nights at the Business Inn. We stayed 4 nights on 2nd floor and 2 nights on the 7th floor. Both rooms were super great. The location is fantastic because Elgin Street has everything you need like restaurants, shops, bank, market, etc. and it is very lively in the evening. The major sights around Ottawa are walkable from... 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 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
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 

Additional Information about The Business Inn & Suites

Address: 180 Maclaren St | at Elgin, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 0L3, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Ottawa
Price Range: $92 - $115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Business Inn & Suites 2.5*
Number of rooms: 156
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Also Known As:
The Business Hotel Ottawa
Business Hotel Ottawa
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Ottawa
#2 Romantic Hotel in Ottawa
#3 Business Hotel in Ottawa
#5 Family Hotel in Ottawa
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